REBECCA ROOT by Steve Lawton
Photo: Steve Lawton
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Holborn Studios, 49-50 Eagle Wharf Road, London, N1 7ED
Phone: 020-7637 4623
Fax: 020-7636 9728
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:13st. 8lb. (86kg)
Playing Age:41 - 45 years
Appearance:Hispanic, Mediterranean, White
Other:Equity, AEA
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Strong


Rebecca recently wrapped on The Sisters Brothers for director Jacques Audiard, appearing alongside Joaquin Phoenix and Jake Gyllenhaal. She was last seen on stage in Lucy J. Skilbeck's production of The Bear/The Proposal at the Young Vic in London (15-25 March 2017). Prior to this, she reprised the role of Eden in the US premiere of Trans Scripts at American Repertory Theater, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Stage Film Television Television Movie Short Film Radio Audio Further Credits
2017, Stage, Lomov/Luka/Smirnov/Popova, The Bear/The Proposal, Young Vic, Lucy J Skilbeck
2017, Stage, Eden, Trans Scripts, American Repertory Theater, Jo Bonney
2015, Stage, Eden, Trans Scripts, Pleasance Courtyard Upstairs, Linda Ames Key
Stage, Cleante, Tartuffe, Pentameters Theatre, Pam Merrick
Stage, Captain Molineux, The Shaughraun, Ovations Theatre Company, Sam Shammas
Stage, Thomas Mendip, The Lady's Not For Burning, Actions & Words Tour, David Beaton
Stage, Courtier & u/s Rosencrantz, Hamlet, Peter Hall Company (Gielgud Theatre), Peter Hall
Stage, Man, Fragments of a Dream, Riverside Studios, Karen Hebden
Stage, Hans, Ondine, Sam Shammas Productions, Sam Shammas
Stage, Mum, We've Done All Right!, Kurtz, Troy Webb
Stage, Hippolito, The Revenger's Tragedy, Kurtz, Mark Normandy
Stage, King Vencelas, Ubu, Kurtz, Mark Normandy
2017, Feature Film, Mayfield, The Sisters Brothers, Why Not Productions/Menakoz Films, Jacques Audiard
2017, Feature Film, Rachilde, Colette, Killer Films, Wash Westmoreland
2015, Feature Film, Lili's Nurse, The Danish Girl, Working Title/Universal, Tom Hooper
2016, Television, Samantha Eustace, Doctors, BBC, Piotr Szkopiak
2016, Television, Judy (lead), Boy Meets Girl (2 series), Tiger Aspect/BBC, Paul Norton Walker
2015, Television, Particpant, Celebrity Mastermind, BBC1, Derek Hallworth
2015, Television, Midwife, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures/Channel 4, Tessa Hoffe
2014, Television, Judy, Boy Meets Girl (Pilot), Tiger Aspect, Paul Norton Walker
2007, Television, Caroline, Midsomer Murders, ITV, Richard Holthouse
Television, Judy Hughes, Casualty, BBC, Ian White
Television, Psychiatric Doctor, Casualty, BBC, Graeme Harper
Television, Engineer, Keeping Up Appearances, BBC, Harold Snoad
Television, Vet, The Detectives, Celador/BBC, Graeme Harper
Television Movie
2016, Television Movie, Camilla Stevens, Hank Zipzer's Christmas Catastrophe, Kindle Entertainment / CBBC, Matt Bloom
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Steph, Sis, Dimitris Toulias
2016, Short Film, Elise, Eddie Elise, AUB, Yiran Zhou
2014, Short Film, Claire, The Present Tense, Create London, Edward Thomasson
Short Film, Sarah Hammond, IMC, Filmpro, Caglar Kimyoncu
Short Film, Liam, A Martial Kind of Men, Tapson Steel/Channel 4, Devon Dickson
Short Film, Julian, Eight for Eight-Thirty, Screen Firsts/BBC, Toa Stappard
2016, Radio, Jane, Outlook, BBC World Service, Jo Impey
2015, Radio, Angela Morley, 1977, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor Macfarlane
2016, Audio, Sable, Doctor Who: Zaltys, Big Finish, Barnaby Edwards
2016, Audio, Reader, Trans: A Memoir, Audible, Olivia Landsberg
Further Credits
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Jean, All Mod Cons, Lyric Theatre Belfast, Des Kennedy
2017, Documentary, Narrator, Horizon: Transgender Stories, BBC, Rob Liddell
2015, Documentary, Presenter, iWonder Guide to Transgender, BBC, Lisa di Lucia
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Judy, Boy Meets Girl, Tiger Aspect/BBC, Sophie Clarke-Jervoise
2011, Documentary, Cynthia, Normal: Real Stories From the Sex Industry, London Metropolitan University, Nicola Mai
Voice Over, Louis XIV, Heliocentrum, Soft Future Productions, Jason White & Richard Wright


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, Heightened RP, London, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Spanish
Performance:Poetry Reading, Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Parachuting, Scuba Diving*, Sky-Diving, Snooker, Stage Combat, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Improvisation, Juggling, Magician


Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Royal Central School of Speech & Drama

National Youth Theatre of GB