Episode 13 - Tim Downie

This weeks castaway is an actor, writer, comedian and all-round legend Tim Downie

Tim has starred in multiple Oscar and BAFTA nominated films. He played the duke of Gloucester in The Kings Speech, Montgomery Clyde in Paddington as well as Brevet in Les Miserables. More recently he has appeared in Michael Bay’s Transformers 5 and alongside Brad Pitt in War Machine.

Our castaway is also a small screen wonderlord. He is probably best known for playing Kit Marlowe in Ben Elton’s Upstart Crow and Danny Bear in the marvellous Toast of London with Matt Berry. Other TV credits include Plebs, Wolf Hall and Peep Show. 

Our castaway has also written and performed in a multitude of stage productions, He speaks Hebrew and he absolutely loves crisps.

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