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Jamie St John Bamber Griffith Wiki Biography

Jamie St John Bamber Griffith (born 3 April 1973) is an English actor, known for his roles as Lee Adama on Battlestar Galactica and Detective Sergeant Matt Devlin on the ITV series Law & Order: UK. He also had a supporting role in the Hornblower series and was a regular on the British series Ultimate Force and Peak Practice. In 2013, Bamber starred in the TNT medical drama Monday Mornings, and in 2014, in the Sky1 drama The Smoke. 

Full Name Jamie Bamber
Net Worth $2 million
Date Of Birth April 3, 1973
Place Of Birth Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
Height 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
Profession Actor, Producer
Education University of Cambridge, St Paul’s School, London, St John’s College, Cambridge, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Spouse Kerry Norton (m. 2003)
Children Darcy Griffith, Isla Elizabeth Angela Griffith, Ava Griffith
Parents Elizabeth Bamber, Ralph Griffith
Siblings Anastasia Griffith
Movies John Doe: Vigilante, Battlestar Galactica: Razor, Numb, 17th Precinct, Pulse 2: Afterlife, Lady Audley’s Secret, Un jour mon père viendra, The Even Chance, Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and His Merry Mouse, Before I Sleep, Money, Ghost Rig, The Breaking Point, Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant
TV Shows Marcella, Monday Mornings, Outcasts, Battlestar Galactica, Hornblower, Daniel Deronda, Peak Practice, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Law & Order: UK
1 If you were stranded on a desert island, which four things would you need to survive? “I’d take a good book – Dante’s Divine Comedy, because you can never plumb the depths of that. I would also take a mask and snorkel so I could check out the fish, because I love wildlife. And I’d take my laptop, so I could surf the ‘net to find a way to get off the damned island! I could write my novel then as well – and decide what the meaning of life is.”
2 On asked who he would invite to a dinner party he answered: “I’d have to have Jesus Christ there – I’d like to check him out. I’d also have to have [the Italian revolutionary] Garibaldi, because he’s a hero of mine, and I’d invite Shakespeare and King Henry V.”
1 Due to his frequency of playing American characters and his skill with the accent, many fans and co-stars are genuinely surprised to find out that he is really British.
2 He has both American and Irish citizenship in addition to British due to his parents being from both nations.
3 In New York shooting new movie Money (2016) alongside Kellan Lutz, Jesse Williams and Jess Weixler. [June 2015]
4 Vancouver. Filming season 2 of Battlestar Galactica (2004). [June 2005]
5 In 2009, appeared shirtless (and with chest hair) in print advertisements for PETA, encouraging “bare skin, not bearskin,” meant to help draw attention to the fact that the fur of Canadian black bears is used to make the fur caps for the Queen’s Guard.
6 Best friends with Ioan Gruffudd of “Hornblower” and “Fantastic Four” fame.
7 Bamber is his mother’s maiden name.
8 Twin daughters, Ava and Darcy, born August 27, 2004.
9 His younger sister is actress Anastasia Griffith.
10 For all the theatre work he’s done, he would love to do Hamlet.
11 At Cambridge University, England, he achieved a 1st Class MA Honours in Modern Languages. The highest you can achieve.
12 During his first degree studies of French and Italian literature he spent a year studying in Italy. After graduating he decided to go into acting professionally and studied at LAMDA.
13 Spent his early school years in Paris and moved back to the UK at age 7.
14 Interests: Rugby, Golf, Horseback-riding, Skiing, Dancing, Rap-Music
15 Spoken languages: English, French, Italian
16 Is from a family of 7 siblings: 5 brothers (one younger and 4 older half-brothers from his father’s first marriage), 1 sister.
17 His father, Ralph, is an American lawyer; mother, Elizabeth (Liz), is Northern Irish.
18 Daughter Isla Elizabeth Angela Griffith born on June 12, 2003.


Title Year Status Character
Fearless 2017 TV Series filming Matthew
Crystal Inferno 2017 TV Movie post-production Tom Bronson
A New York Christmas 2016 completed Sam Martin
Model Woman 2016 TV Series pre-production Lio Fibonacci
Marcella 2016 TV Series DI Tim Williamson
Money 2016/I John
NCIS 2014-2015 TV Series NSA Attorney Jake Malloy
Numb 2015/I Will
The Messengers 2015 TV Series Vincent Plowman
Major Crimes 2015 TV Series Malcolm Rich
The Better Half 2015/I Jeff Ryan
Rizzoli & Isles 2014-2015 TV Series Paul Wescourt
The Smoke 2014 TV Series Kev Allison
John Doe: Vigilante 2014 John Doe
Dead Rising 3 2013 Video Game Simon Merkin (voice)
Before I Sleep 2013 Paul
Grand Theft Auto V 2013 Video Game The Local Population (voice)
Star Trek Continues 2013 TV Series Simone
Monday Mornings 2013 TV Series Dr. Tyler Wilson
Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and His Merry Mouse 2012 Video Robin Hood (voice)
Perception 2012 TV Series Michael Hathaway
Body of Proof 2012 TV Series Aiden Wells
Filly Brown 2012 Sam
Un jour mon père viendra 2012 Stephen
17th Precinct 2011 TV Movie Caolán Longstreet
Star Wars: The Old Republic 2011 Video Game Additional Voices (voice)
House M.D. 2011 TV Series Bob Harris
CSI: Miami 2011 TV Series Ronnie Hale
Law & Order: UK 2009-2011 TV Series Matt Devlin
Outcasts 2011 TV Series Mitchell Hoban
Dollhouse 2009 TV Series Martin Klar
Pulse 2: Afterlife 2008 Video Stephen
Late Show with David Letterman 2008 TV Series Lee Adama – Top Ten Presenter
Battlestar Galactica: Razor 2007 TV Movie Cpt. Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama
The Last Detective 2007 TV Series Luke
Ghost Whisperer 2007 TV Series Bryan Curtis
Cold Case 2007 TV Series Jack Kimball
Battlestar Galactica 2003 TV Mini-Series Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama
Ultimate Force 2002-2003 TV Series Lt. Dotsy Doheny
The Devil’s Tattoo 2003 Tom
Daniel Deronda 2002 TV Mini-Series Hans Meyrick
Peak Practice 2001-2002 TV Series Dr. Matt Kendal
Band of Brothers 2001 TV Mini-Series Jack E. Foley
Bob Martin 2001 TV Series James
Horatio Hornblower: Retribution 2001 TV Movie Lieutenant Archie Kennedy
Hornblower: Mutiny 2001 TV Movie Lieutenant Archie Kennedy
Lady Audley’s Secret 2000 TV Movie George Talboys
Agatha Christie’s Poirot 2000 TV Series Ralph Paton
Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War 1999 TV Movie Acting Lieutenant Archie Kennedy
Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil 1999 TV Movie Kennedy
The Scarlet Pimpernel 1999 TV Series Lord Tony Dewhurst
Horatio Hornblower: The Duel 1998 TV Movie Midshipman Archie Kennedy


Title Year Status Character
Numb 2015/I associate producer


Title Year Status Character
Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far 2006 TV Movie documentary special thanks


Title Year Status Character
NCIS – Season 13: All’s Fair in Love and War 2016 Video short Himself
NCIS: Season 12: Pre-Flight Jitters – Shooting on Location 2015 Video short Himself
John Doe: The Protest Featurette 2014 Short Himself
The Jeff Probst Show 2013 TV Series Himself
Syfy 20th Anniversary Special 2012 TV Special documentary Himself
Guten Abend RTL 2010 TV Series Himself
Battlestar Galactica: The Journey Ends – The Arrival 2009 Video documentary short Himself
Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin’ Special 2009 TV Movie documentary Himself
Battlestar Galactica: Cylons – The Twelve 2009 Video documentary short Himself
Battlestar Galactica: The Journey 2009 Video documentary short Himself
The Music of ‘Battlestar Galactica’ 2009 Video documentary short Himself
18th Annual GLAAD Media Awards 2007 TV Special Himself
Celebrity Poker Showdown 2006 TV Series Himself
Showbiz Poker 2006 TV Series Himself
Sci Fi Inside: Sci Fi Friday 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself / Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama
This Morning 2004 TV Series Himself
Battlestar Galactica: The Lowdown 2003 Video documentary short Himself – Apollo

Archive Footage

Title Year Status Character
Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far 2006 TV Movie documentary Cpt. Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama

Won Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2016 Festival Award Northeast Film Festival, US Best Supporting Actor in a Feature Film Money (2016)

Nominated Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2016 Best Ensemble Cast Orlando Film Festival Narrative Feature Money (2016)
2015 FilmQuest Cthulhu FilmQuest, US Best Supporting Actor The Better Half (2015)
2006 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Supporting Actor on Television Battlestar Galactica (2004)