Burn Gorman

Burn Gorman became familiar to television audiences as Owen Harper, the troubled, womanizing doctor on "Torchwood" (BBC Three, BBC Two, BBC One, BBC HD, BBC One HD, Starz HD, BBC America, 2006-2011). Prior to that role, however, he had nearly a decade of work in film and TV as well as an impressive stage resume. Gorman broke into TV with appearances on shows such as "Coronation Street" (ITV, STV, UTV, 1960- ), "The Inspector Lynley Mysteries" (BBC One, PBS, 2001-08), and the miniseries "Bleak House" (BBC One, 2005). Following the success of "Torchwood," he continued working in television and movies, including roles in "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012) and "Pacific Rim" (2013), underscoring his status as a dependable and recognizable screen actor.