Christian Brassington is an English actor. He first portrayed Tony Blair in the 2006 TV documentary Tony Blair: Rock Star. That same year, he made his film debut in Incubus. He later played Archduke Charles in the movie Elizabeth: The Golden Age. Subsequently, the actor appeared in the films Easy Virtue and St Trinian’s 2: The Legend of Fritton’s Gold. In the 2010s, he played the Newsreader in 10 episodes of the British series Suspects. More recently, he became known for his role as Reverend Osborne ‘Ossie’ Whitworth on the BBC One series Poldark. Also in the 2010s, Brassington had performances in the films Burke and Hare, In Love with Alma Cogan, The Smoke, and You, Me and Him.