Spotlight: SIMON TAIT


SIMON TAIT by Ted Stewart
Photo: Ted Stewart
Henry Wood House, 2 Riding House Street, London W1W 7FA
Phone: 020 7495 6400
Mobile: 07712 044068
5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR
Phone: 0131-478 7878
Fax: 0131-478 7070
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:12st. 10lb. (81kg)
Playing Age:51 - 60 years
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

Reader on Book of the Week on BBC Radio 4 over five days at 945am from Monday 8th April to Friday 12th April 2019

Radio Television Further Credits
2019, Radio, Reader, Book of the Week - The Nature of Spring by Jim Crumley, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2016, Radio, Reader, 100th Anniversary of the Somme, BBC Radio Scotland, Louise Yeoman
2016, Radio, Bobbo, A Sudden Surge, BBC R4, Eilidh McCreadie
2015, Radio, DCI Mullen, Rebus, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2015, Radio, Reader, The Marvellous Dr James Graham, BBC Radio Scotland, Louise Yeoman
2014, Radio, Reader, First War War At Home, BBC Radio scotland, Rob Pearson
2013, Radio, V/O, Idents for The Culture Studio, BBC Radio Scotland, Amanda Hargreaves
2013, Radio, Donny Archer, McLevy, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2013, Radio, Reader, Readings from John Shirley, James I and II, BBC Scotland, Louise Yeoman
2013, Radio, DI Crawford, The Sensitive, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2012, Radio, James, A Click Away, Turmeric Media for BBC Radio Scotland, Uzma Mir-Young
2012, Radio, From Fact to Fiction, BBC R4, Kirtsy Williams
2012, Radio, Bill, Strange Case of Dr Hyde, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2012, Radio, The Doctor, The Pearl, BBCR4, Kirsty Williams
2012, Radio, Reader, Unbuilt Britain, BBC Scotland Radio Features Dept, Liza Greig
2012, Radio, Reader, Women With A Past, BBC Radio Scotland, Louise Yeoman
2011, Radio, Superintendant Bradley, A Case for Paul Temple, BBC R4, Patrick Rayner
2011, Radio, Reader, Blockade Runners, BBC Scotland, Louise Yoeman
2011, Radio, Peter, Down and Out In Auchangaisch, BBC R4, Kirsty Williams
2011, Radio, John, Secrets: The Punter's Tale, BBC Scotland, Bruce Young
2011, Radio, Reader, Unhappy Families, BBC Scotland, Dawn Munro
2010, Radio, Reader, One Of Us, BBC Scotland, Eilidh McCreadie
2010, Radio, Reader, Romans in Britain, BBCR3, Louise Yoeman
2010, Radio, Leon, Striptease, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2010, Radio, Various Roles, Sunday, BBC R4, Patrick Rayner
2010, Radio, Reader, The Great Michael, BBC Scotland, Louise Yoeman
2010, Radio, Crawford, The Sensitive: A Nobody, BBC R4, Bruce Young
2009, Radio, Various Roles, Happy New Year, BBC Scotland, Bruce Young
2009, Radio, Reader, Past Lives, BBC R4, Louise Yoeman
2009, Radio, Reader, The First War On Terror, BBC R4, Louise Yoeman
2009, Radio, Reader, The Ladies of Pleasure, BBC Factual Dept, Louise Yoeman
2009, Radio, Frank Gray/Lord Watten/Mr Yates, The Whole of the Moon: Series 2, BBCR4, Patrick Rayner
2008, Radio, Adam Rose, Bad Dad, BBC Radio, David Jackson Young
2008, Radio, Dunsmore, McLevy: Series 5, BBC Radio, Patrick Rayner
2008, Radio, Jack Morton, Rebus: Black & Blue, BBC Radio, Bruce Young
2008, Radio, Reader, The First War on Terror, BBC Radio, Louise Yeoman
2007, Radio, Tom Barker, Killing the Butterfly, BBC Radio, Patrick Rayner
2007, Radio, Knox, The Tenderness of Wolves, BBC Radio, Kirsty Williams
2007, Radio, Ross/Tom Fiddes, The Whole of the Moon, BBC Radio, Patrick Rayner
2006, Radio, 'Book Of The Week' Preferred Lies, Radio 4, Bruce Young
2005, Radio, Reader, Book of the Week: Curious Scotland, BBC Radio, Bruce Young
2005, Radio, William Telfer, Mclevey:Seachange, Radio 4, Patrick Rayner
2016, Television, Lord Harmen, River City, BBC Scotland, Andrew Cumming
2016, Television, Ronnie, Scrotal Recall: Series 2, Clerkenwell Films, Elliot Hegarty
2013, Television, Reader, Songs of Praise, BBC 1
2011, Television, Vicar, This September, ZDF, Giles Foster
2009, Television, Sir Walter Scott, A History of Scotland, BBC Scotland, Cara Glynn
2008, Television, Naturist man, Happy Hollidays, Effingee, Douglas MacKInnon
2008, Television, Narrator, History of Scotland, BBC Television, Jon Morrice
2008, Television, Registrar, River City, BBC Television, Sandra McIver
2008, Television, Sandy Gorman, Taggart Ep101: IOU, STV, Mike Alexander
2007, Television, Robert Louis Stevenson, Travels in Written Britain, ITV, John Paul McGroarty
2005, Television, Mr Heeley, Meet The Magoons, Warkclements, Hardeep Singh Kohli
2005, Television, Gerry, Still Game (Series 4), BBC Television/Comedy Unit, Michael Hines
2005, Television, Leo, The Last Laugh, BBC Television, Paul Holmes
2002, Television, Mickey Sullivan, Taggart EP. 59, STV, Brian Kelly
Further Credits
2019, Infomercial, Narrator, Haddington Town Walking Tour, HCDT
2018, Animation, Old Hugh Tennent, Tennents Visitor Centre, Tennents Brewers, Simon MacQuarrie
2017, Audio, Co-narrator, The Sightseers, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, James N Hutchinson
2017, Event, Speaker, Burns night, Tartan Army Sunshine Appeal, Iron Horse, Glasgow
2017, Event, Speaker, Burns night, Mac Magees Restaurant, Decatur, Atlanta, GA, USA
2017, Feature Film, Doctor to King Edward I, Outlaw King, Loudon Film Productions, David MacKenzie
2017, Film school, Professor Walton, I Did a Terrible Thing, Connal Tolmie
2016, Arena, Compere/Presenter/Interviewer, Royal Highland Show, East Lothian Council
2015, Arena, Compere/Presenter/Interviewer, Royal Highland Show, East Lothian District Council
2014, Feature Film, Dr Meldrum, Sunset Song, Hurricane Films, Terence Davies
2013, Audio, Reader, The Dictionary by James Robertson, The Story Player, David Jackson Young
2013, Concert, Reader, 1953 and all that, Rosenethe Singers, Matthew Beetschen
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Yegor Semionich Pesotsky, The Black Monk, Playwright Studio, John Kazek
2013, Stage, Actor, A Big Treatise In Store, Andrew Dallmeyer
2012, Corporate, Line Manager, Babcock Training Film, Green Room Films, George Barr
2012, Feature Film, James Anderson, Happy Lands, Theatre Workshop Scotland, Robert Ray
2012, Internet, Government Scientist, State of Emergency First Wave, Visible Fictions, Douglas Irvine
2012, Stage, Storyteller, The End of the World, Traverse at Summerhall, Andy Arnold
2011, Commercial, Football fan, Carling Lager SPL idents, BMB
2011, Stage, Bach, Handling Bach, Nonsenseroom Productions, Bruce Strachan
2011, Stage, Bobchinsky, The Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol, Communicado, Gerry Mulgrew
2010, Commercial, Football fan, Carling Lager SPL idents, BMB
2010, Stage, Various Roles, Palestine Monologues, Ice & Fire Theatre Company, Clea Langton
2009, Feature Film, Scottish Prime Minister, Whiteout, ZDF
2009, Stage, Khaled El Masri, Rendition Monologues, Ice & Fire Theatre Company, Christine Bacon
2008, Film, The Doctor, Hollow Bones, Candice Purwin
2006, Film, TV News Reporter, Wedding Belles, Junction Films/C4, Philip John
2006, Stage, Mark, Brace Position, Oran Mor/Jam House, Gerda Stevenson
2006, Stage, Easy Targets, Burglars Of Hamm, Carolyn Almos
2005, Stage, Macbeth, Macbeth, Los Angeles Theatre Centre, Ginger Perkins


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Aberdeen, American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Canadian, Central Scottish, Dutch, Edinburgh, Fife, French, German, Glasgow, Highlands, Indian, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, Northern, Scottish-Standard, Scottish-West Coast, South African, Spanish, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Folk Singing*, Guitar, Tenor*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Live Roleplay, Motion Capture, Outdoor Performances, Radio Presenting, Role Play, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cricket, Football, Golf, Pool
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Narration