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Mark Williams Biography, Family, Wife, Book and Child

Mark Williams

Mark Williams is an English actor, screenwriter and presenter who was born on 22nd August 1959. He is best known as Arthur Weasley in the Harry Potter films and as one of the stars of the popular BBC sketch show The Fast Show. He also played Brian Williams (father of Rory Williams) in the BBC series Doctor Who and Olaf Petersen in Red Dwarf.

Williams was educated at North Bromsgrove High School and Brasenose College, Oxford. He performed with Oxford University Dramatic Society (OUDS). Having made a career as a theatre actor and working for the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre along the way, he came to wider public attention through his appearances on the BBC television sketch programmes Alexei Sayle’s Stuff and The Fast Show.

Mark Williams Family

He has spent much of his professional life in Worcestershire, England. He had one child with wife Dianne Williams.

Mark Williams wife


Mark Williams Book

  1. Mindfulness: A practical guide to finding peace in a frantic world
  2. The Mindful way through Depression
  3. The Psychological treatment of depression

Mark Williams Actor Child

Mark and his wife Dianne have one child.