Paul John McGann (born November 14, 1959) is an English actor who played Golic in the 1992 film Alien3. Other notable films McGann has appeared in include Withnail & I (1987) and The Three Musketeers (1993). Aside from his work in film, McGann has had an extensive career in British television, including playing the Eighth Doctor in a television movie continuation of the classic TV series.

McGann has been nominated for a BAFTA.


Year Title Notes
1987 Empire of the Sun With Nick Gillard
Withnail & I With Ralph Brown
1989 Tree of Hands
Streets of Yesterday With Jon Finch
The Rainbow
1990 Seduction of a Priest
Paper Mask
1991 Afraid of the Dark
1992 Alien3
  • The Three Musketeers

With Simon Crane, Vladimir "Furdo" Furdik, Nick Gillard, John Lees and Michael Wincott

1996 Doctor Who
1997 Fairytale: A True Story
2001 My Kingdom With Colin Salmon
2002 Queen of the Damned
2003 Y Mabinogi
2005 Gypo
2006 Poppies
2007 Voice from Afar
2009 Lesbian Vampire Killers
2010 Godard & Others
2011 Moving Target With Colin Salmon
2012 Notes from the Underground
2013 Art Is...

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