Sir Wilfrid Robarts

Simon is most well-known for playing Simon Templar in ITV’s series of films, The Saint.

Further television credits include: The Royal Matchmaker, Endeavour, Doctors, Not Going Out, Dracula, Come Rain Come Shine, Garrow’s Law, Holby City, Midsomer Murders, EastEnders, Bones, New Tricks, The Real Deal, Death Train, Heartbeat, Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire, The Place of the Dead and By The Sword Divided. Film credits include: Jupiter Ascending, Suite Francaise, 1911, Walking with the Enemy, Dangerous Beauty, King David and Memed My Hawk.

On stage, Simon is currently appearing in the UK Tour of Rough Crossing, and has previously worked with Director Lucy Bailey in her production of Kenny Morgan at the Arcola Theatre. Numerous further theatre credits include The Small Hours (Theatre Royal Windsor), Odyssey: Missing Presumed Dead (English Touring Theatre), The Rehearsal (Chichester Festival Theatre), Hamley, Ghosts, The Winslow Boy, Boeing Boeing, A Doll’s House, Gaslight, An Ideal Husband (all Clwyd Theatr Cymru), Journey’s End (UK Tour), A Daughter’s Daughter (Theatre Royal Windsor/ West End), Plague Over England (Finborough Theatre/ West End), Private Lives (Kensington Palace), Blithe Spirit (Watford Palace Theatre), Nothing, Venice Preserved, The Cherry Orchard, Endgame, Pygmalion, The Relapse (all Citizens Theatre, Glasgow), Semi Monde (West End), Present Laughter (Birmingham Repertory Theatre), What You Get & What You Expect (Lyric Hammersmith), Heartbreak House (Almeida Theatre) and Brief Encounter (UK Tour).