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Nicholas Bishop


Actor who have became recognized to American viewers for his part while Peter Dunlop for the ABC series Body of Evidence from 2011 to 2012. He was created in Britain, but his parents shifted to Australia when he was just six months older, and it had been there he grew up. He performed Detective Peter Baker on the favorite Australian soap opera, House and Away. He previously two kids, Ava and Harrison, along with his partner Claire Smith. He visitor starred inside a 2011 bout of the united states Network series Required Roughness, starring Callie Thorne.

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Full Name Nicholas Bishop
Date Of Birth September 19, 1973
Place Of Birth England
Profession TV Actor
Education National Institute of Dramatic Art, Radford College
Nationality British, Australian
Partner Claire Smith, Claire Smith
Movies Woodlawn, Stay Then Go, The Land of the Astronauts, Walking on Water, My Mother Frank, Occasional Coarse Language, The Mentor, The Lears
TV Shows Covert Affairs, Body of Proof, Past Life, Above the Law
Star Sign Virgo

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1Teaching the acting course at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, where he is developing a pilot for a new TV show with the television production, acting students and fellow lecturer Storry Walton. [May 2003]
2Long time partner of Australian artist Claire Smith with whom he has two children, a daughter Ava (born 2006) and son Harrison (born 2009).
3He was appointed an Australia Day Ambassador from 2005-2009.
4He has one older brother who is in the Army and his mother is an artist
5He attended school in Canberra, Australia
6He was born in England but moved with his parents to Canberra, Australia when he was 6 months old as his father was an Army Colonel and then a diplomat. He has also lived in Queensland and Adelaide, Australia and in Singapore and Washington DC.
7He has been a regular screen acting tutor for full-time National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) students (Sydney, Australia) since 1997.
8He graduated from Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) with a degree in Performing Arts (Acting) in 1996.



Snowfall2016TV Movie filmingJames Ballard
The Cook & the CriticannouncedMacfarlane
The Learspost-productionKent Lear
Woodlawn2015Tandy Gerelds
Dominion2015TV SeriesGates Foley Gates
Covert Affairs2014TV SeriesRyan McQuaid
Stay Then Go2014Dick Baird
The Mentor2014Brian
Fat Tony & Co2014TV SeriesPaul Dale
Castle2014TV SeriesFire Chief Miller
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2013TV SeriesTom Scola
NCIS: Los Angeles2013TV SeriesDavid Inman
Hot in Cleveland2013TV SeriesLiam
The Glades2012TV SeriesEddie Weston
Body of Proof2011-2012TV SeriesPeter Dunlop
Necessary Roughness2011TV SeriesGriffin Page
Black Limousine2010Thomas Bower (as Nicholas Bishop)
Past Life2010TV SeriesPrice Whatley
McLeod's Daughters2009TV SeriesRuss Connors
Punishment2008/IIJonah Walton (as Nicholas Bishop)
Home and Away1999-2007TV SeriesPeter Baker / Mike
Hustle2007TV SeriesPlummy
Comedy Inc.2004TV SeriesDavid Beckham
White Collar Blue2003TV SeriesLachlan Shaw
All Saints2002TV SeriesNick Carroll
Walking on Water2002Frank (as Nicholas Bishop)
Farscape2001TV SeriesGhebb Dellos
Blue Heelers2001TV SeriesNigel Kellett
Flat Chat2001TV Series
My Mother Frank2000Mick (as Nicholas Bishop)
Above the Law2000TV SeriesMatt Bridges
Heartbreak High1999TV SeriesLouie
Powderburn1999Peter Jess (as Nicholas Bishop)
Murder Call1999TV SeriesMarshall Bowdon
Water Rats1999TV SeriesShane Bookman
Occasional Coarse Language1998David Radcliffe (as Nicholas Bishop)
The Sugar Factory1998Mitchell Lawrence (as Nicholas Bishop)
Wildside1998TV SeriesDet. Con. Graham Hawley



Self, E2017Short producer completed



The 24th Annual Movieguide Awards2016TV SpecialHimself
Home & Family2015TV SeriesHimself
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day2011TV MovieHimself (as Nicholas Bishop)
Actors Entertainment2011TV SeriesHimself
The 2007 TV Week Logie Awards2007TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)

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Home and Away2007TV SeriesPeter Baker
Home and Away: Romances2005VideoPeter Baker (uncredited)

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