Lee Ingleby is a British actor. He’s been acting since 1997, debuting in the TV drama Soldier Soldier. He next made his cinematic debut in the film Ever After. In the 2000s, the actor had roles in the films The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban, and The Last Legion, among others. From 2007 to 2017, Ingleby became widely known for his role as Detective Sergeant John Bacchus in Inspector George Gently. More recently, he starred as Bob in the children’s series Bob the Builder. He currently stars as Paul Hughes in the BBC drama The A Word.