Category: Carlisle Film & Media

Garrick Hagon

Garrick Hagon is a Canadian actor on film, stage, television and radio, best known for his role as Biggs Darklighter in Star Wars: A New Hope. His many films include Batman, Spy Game, Me and Orson Welles and The Message. He has played Ky and the undertaker in Doctor Who, and played Simon Gerrard, Debbie Aldridge’s husband in the BBC’s The Archers.

Ian Whyte

Ian began his career a professional basketball player.
After his retirement from basketball he began his second career as a stuntman and actor.
He is best known for portraying Predators in the movies Alien vs. Predator and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem.
Ian alsoportrayed one of the “Engineer” aliens seen in Ridley Scott’s 2012 science fiction film, Prometheus.
In 2010, he played Sheikh Sulieman in Clash of the Titans.

He has portrayed various characters requiring a physically tall actor in the HBO series Game of Thrones, including White Walkers in season 1 and season 2 and a giant in the opening episode of season 3.
Ian has also played several parts in various Star Wars movies.

Dan Starkey

Dan Starkey

Dan Starkey is an actor best known for making numerous appearances in the BBC One science-fiction TV series Doctor Who.

He has portrayed a number of different Sontaran characters, most notably Strax, who has come across the Eleventh and Twelfth incarnations of the Doctor, played by Matt Smith and Peter Capaldi respectively.

Since 2016, he has appeared in all 36 episode of the sketch series Class Dismissed.