Paul Jesson . Born: 07/06/1946 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, GB Jump to Related Articles Photos Filmography Biography Filmography Actor (11) The Trials of Jimmy Rose 2015 - 2016 (TV Show) Actor Closer to the Moon 2015 (Movie) Studio Manager (Actor) Mr. Turner 2014 (Movie) William Turner Sr. (Actor) Coriolanus 2011 (Movie) Tribune Sicinius (Actor) Rome 2005 (Tv Show) Actor All or Nothing 2002 (Movie) Ron (Actor) Blood Will Out 1999 - 2000 (TV Show) Actor Quartermaine's Terms 1986 - 1987 (TV Show) Actor Acceptable Levels 1983 (Movie) Major Green (Actor) The Ploughman's Lunch 1982 (Movie) Journalist (Actor) Intimate Contact (TV Show) Actor Biography . Milestones 2014 Reunited with director Mike Leigh for "Mr. Turner," as the painter's father. 1983 Made film debut in "The Ploughman's Lunch" Bonus Trivia . Jesson's background features a wide variety of Shakespearean theater roles. . Jesson won a Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1987 for his role in the play "The Normal Heart."