John Altman | The Entertainment Consultancy

John Altman is an English actor and singer most widely recognised as EastEnders villain 'Nasty' Nick Cotton. He has been an actor since 1979, with his debut appearance in neo-noir crime film The First Great Train Robbery. Whilst most widely recognised for weaving in and out of the East End in EastEnders over the years, John's TV career is as diverse as you can get. He's appeared in a staggering 51 TV productions, ranging from children's favourite Balamory, popular quiz shows The Weakest Link and Pointless Celebrities, to Celebrity Coach Trip and 2020's The Real Marigold Hotel.