Spot some familiar faces appearing in new roles this week
➤ Brummie brickie Timothy became a household name in 1983 as Barry Taylor in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet.
➤ Drama king The Londoner’s been in numerous dramas since including The Street, The Syndicate and Blandings.
➤ Potter villain His many film include playing evil Wormtail in Harry Potter.
Timothy stars in this week’s
Electric Dreams: The
Commuter. He plays Ed Jacobson, a railway employee, who discovers some commuters are taking the train to a town that shouldn’t exist. Alarmed, he investigates, but ends up coming face to face with an alternate reality that forces him to confront his own demons. ‘It touches the human spirit and imagination,’ he says. ‘The emotional complexity will be appealing to people.’
Alarmed… Ed Jacobson