Date of Birth : Jan 1st 1970
English actor. He is known for his tall stature and distinctive Cockney accent.
Fairbrass was born in Stepney, London. He made his acting debut in an episode of the television series Shelley in 1980. This was followed by appearances in series such as Emmerdale, Three Up Two Down and London’s Burning. He has also appeared in such films as For Queen and Country with Denzel Washington, and Cliffhanger with Sylvester Stallone.
He became most famous for his appearance and portrayal of Dan Sullivan in the BBC soap, EastEnders from 1999 to 2001. He went onto appear in several other television series such as Dream Team where he played Terry Rose. In January 2007, Fairbrass starred in White Noise: The Light as Henry Caine. The film is a sequel to the Michael Keaton film White Noise. In February 2007 he appeared as the renegade Jaffa Arkad in the episode “Talion” in the final season of Stargate SG-1.
Most recently he starred in the film Rise of the Footsoldier and Voiced “Gaz” in the videogame Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007). In March 2008 he appeared in the US Television series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
Fairbrass is married to Elke, a former Page Three girl, and they have two sons, Jack and Luke.