Happy birthday to actor Patrick Malahide. Though best known for his roles in Minder and Game of Thrones, he also made notable BBC appearances in The Singing Detective (alongside Michael Gambon), and as Detective Inspector Alleyn in The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries. Earlier in his career he often worked for BBC Scotland, including in the music and comedy series Something to Sing About, as well as drama series such as The Standard (pictured)
Come on, BBC. Get this series on DVD! We want to see it!