David Troughton is an English actor, known for his Shakespearean roles on the British stage and his long time work on Doctor Who.

He is also known for his role of Jonas Blake in the 1975 TV series Anne of Avonlea.



Year Title Role
1963 ITV Play of the Week
1968 - 1972 Doctor Who Guard / Moor / Peladon
1972 The Regiment Albert Flack
Thirty-Minute Theatre
1973 The Edwardians Richard Lloyd George
Warship Doc Pitman
Armchair Theatre Henry
Wessex Tales Cornelius Harlborough
1974 Crown Court PC Mogridge
Napoleon and Love Lt. Foures
Microbes and Men Viala
David Copperfield Ham Peggotty
1975 Anne of Avonlea Jonas Blake
The Love School Stephens
BBC Play of the Month Smiler Washington
1976 Jackanory Playhouse
Our Mutual Friend Mr. Sloppy
Survivors Stan
Wings Richard Bravington
1976 - 1980 Angels Kevin / John Overton
1977 Backs to the Land Roy Whitlow
The Norman Conquests: Living Together Tom
The Norman Conquests: Round and Round the Garden Tom
The Norman Conquests: Table Manners Tom
1977 - 1978 Wings Richard Bravington
1978 Wodehouse Playhouse Carter Muldoon
1979 Henry VIII Surveyor
Crime and Punishment Razumihin
BBC2 Playhouse Hogg H.
1980 Potter Rodney
Frank Muir on Children
1981 The Life and Times of David Lloyd George A.J. Sylvester
The Man of Destiny Lieutenant
Smuggler Lieutenant Phillips
ITV Playhouse Katko
Hi-de-Hi! Sergeant Pritchard
1982 Give Us This Day Fred
Sorry! Brinsley
1984 The Chain Dudley
1985 Dance with a Stranger Cliff Davis
1985 - 1989 Theatre Night Desmond Curry / Bouton
1986 - 1988 A Very Peculiar Practice Bob Buzzard
1988 Executive Stress Robin Endacott
1989 Bergerac DI Walter
Tales of Sherwood Forest Det Sgt Terry
1990 Rab C. Nesbitt Doctor
1991 Performance Detective Inspector Luff
1992 Screen One Bob Buzzard
Boon Terry Carpenter
1993 Agatha Christie: Poirot Barton Russell
Bonjour la Classe Eric Sweety
Sharpe's Rifles Wellesley
Sharpe's Eagle Wellesley
1994 A Few Short Journeys of the Heart Dore / Cook / Rust
The Stranger: The Terror Game Egan
Breach of the Palace Egan
1995 Eye of the Beholder Egan
1997 Underworld Martin
1998 Undercover Heart Jim Ryan
Drop the Dead Donkey Roy Merchant Jnr
Cider with Rosie Uncle Sid
1998 - 2000 The Canterbury Tales The Friar
1998 - 2007 Midsomer Murders Miles King / Brian Clapper
1999 Kavanagh QC DCI Bob Keslo
Captain Jack Emmett
All the King's Men King George V 
1999 - 2006 Heartbeat Les Cooper / Blenkiron
2000 Madame Bovary Homais
2002 Ted and Alice Stan
The Secret Tony
Paradise Heights Jack Edwards
2003 The Last Detective Yardley
Born and Bred Fred Mills
Twelfth Night, or What You Will Toby Belch
Hearts of Gold Evan Powell
Trevor's World of Sport Max
Foyle's War Michael Bennett
Casualty Eddie West
2004 In Denial of Murder Ray Downing
Battle of the Brave English General
2005 Fingersmith Mr. Ibbs
Jericho Sgt. Clive Harvey
The Tape Dark Figure
2006 Casualty 1906 Hurry Fenwick
2006 - 2009 New Tricks Ricky Hanson
2007 Diamond Geezer DI Critchley
2008 Casualty 1907 Hurry Fenwick
Doctor Who Professor Hobbes
2009 Casualty 1909 Hurry Fenwick
2010 Combat Kids Whedon
2011 Outnumbered Mr. Hunslet
2011 - 2013 The Cafe Stan Astill
2012 Holby City Ritchie Mooney
2013 Doctors Andrew Cruikshank
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot Dalek Operator
2014 Father Brown John Tatton

Behind the scenesEdit


Anne of Green Gables Wiki has 1 image of David Troughton (view category).

External linksEdit

Actors who portrayed Jonas Blake
David Troughton · Ayla Shiblaq

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