Jimmy Vee

Actor, Special FX Make-up Roles

Years Active

2001 - Present

Known For

Star wars: Episode VIII
Solo: A Star Wars Story
Pan
Doctor Who

Jimmy Vee is a Scottish actor and stunt performer.

He is best known for playing a number of Doctor Who monsters and aliens. Vee started his career as a stunt double and performer for various small actors and extras in films such as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Vee also starred as Cheeky the dwarf in the King's Theatre, Glasgow adaptation of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.

Vee appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens as R2-D2, succeeding Kenny Baker before Baker's death in August 2016. In November 2015, he was cast as R2-D2 in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

filmography

2019
  • Star Wars: Episode IX

    R2-D2

2018
  • Train Set

    Randy

2017
  • Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

    R2-D2

  • Dark Ascension

    Evil Dwarf

  • Trust Me

    Mr. Kennedy

2015
  • Pan

    Lofty

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    R2-D2

2014
  • 2014 The Hogwarts Express

    Goblin

  • Doctor Who

    Skovox Blitzer / Bannakaffalatta / Alien / ...

2010
  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

    Goblin

2009
  • Doctor Who at the Proms

    The Graske

  • The Sarah Jane Adventures Comic Relief Special

    Slitheen

  • Kilt Man

    Midget

2008
  • Doctor Who: Music of the Spheres

    The Graske

2007
  • Skins: Secret Party

    Digger

2001
  • Weirdsister College

    The Gargoyle

  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

    Goblin

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