Alistair Petrie (born 30 September 1970) is an English actor. In 2007 he appeared in The Mark of Cain, The Whistleblowers and Cranford. As well as other TV work such as Emma and The Forsyte Saga: To Let, he has also appeared in the music video for "Bellissimo" byIlya, directed by the Guard Brothers (January 2004). He also starred in the BBC production of The Forsyte Saga as George Forsyte, as well as in the 2009 film The Duchess, 2010 in the horror-film The Devil's Playground, and 2012 film Cloud Atlas. He is married to actress Lucy Scott.