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George William Harris (born 20 October 1949) is a British actor of films, stage, television, radio and musicals. His notable roles include Kingsley Shacklebolt in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Katanga in Raiders of the Lost Ark. He also played a real Somali warlord Osman Ali Atto in the 2001 film Black Hawk Down.

Harris was born on the Caribbean island of Grenadamarker and partially educated in Barbadosmarker, the land of his father. George left the Caribbean at the age of 15 to make United Kingdommarker his home and has lived in Swedenmarker and Israelmarker. He performed all over Europe and the United States with his band before he became a well-known dramatic actor.

Harris is not only a film actor but has starred in many theatre productions at the National Theatre, The Royal Court Theatre and many West Endmarker and regional theatres like the Royal Exchange in Manchestermarker, Theatre Royal Bathmarker and many others in his long and distinguished acting career that has seen him in musicals like Hair, performing in Hebrew in the Israel production; Jesus Christ Superstar the original London cast; and other venues like Lincoln Centermarker in New York Citymarker, where he was directed by Harold Pinter. He has many credits as leading actor in many BBC and independent television and even American television productions.

He has been acknowledged by the BBC Black Legends to be one of the inspirations to many present day performers.

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