Born London in 1961, Simon is best known for his portrayal of IntergalacticMarketeer, Dorium Maldovar in the BBC’s hugely successful – Doctor Who.
Simon has covered the whole spectrum of the industry; everything from Shakespeare to Panto, Musicals to Farce, equally at home with Comedy and Drama:
Credits include: Television: Dr Who, Getting On, Afterlife, Love Soup, One Foot
in the Grave, Doctors, Sedgfield Park, 99-1, Hale & Pace, The Good Guys, The Bill,
Crimewatch Factfile and London’s Burning. Films: Les Miserables, Harry Potter and
the Philosopher’s Stone (The Fat Friar), Sweet Thing, An Ungentlemanly Act, Beg!
Arrivederci Millwall. Theatre: Includes, Exclusive – with Paul Scofield, Eileen Atkins
and Alec McCowen, The Busybody, The Emperor of the Moon, An Inspector Calls, A
Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth and his one man play Hamlet: Tragedy of a Fat
Man by Paddy Gormley.
Simon appears in the web series ‘3some’ with Annette Badland as his wife and
as ‘Dante’ in ‘Waterside’. In 2014 Simon will be seen in the new comedy series for BBC
– Puppy Love along with Jo Scanlon and Vikki Pepperdine, co-writers of ‘Getting On’.
Simon’s voice a regularly put to good use as Radio Presenter, Narrator and has recently
recorded for Big Finish…. Gallifrey V due for release in February 2013 and an Iris
Wildthyme story – Going Down – due for release in August 2013
As a writer Simon is currently working on ‘G N U’ a six part Comedy Drama set in the
world of Arts Theatres. ‘My Dalek Has a Puncture’ is a light hearted account of Simon’s
experiences leading up to being offered the role of ‘Dorium Maldovar’.
Simon enjoys singing comedy songs from Gilbert & Sullivan to Cole Porter and Flanders
& Swann. He has a broad taste in music from Beethoven to BB King and is able to
conduct a full symphony orchestra.
- Website: www.fisherbecker.info
Misty Moon Event
- “My Dalek Has A Puncture” – 26th April 2014