MJ DEANS

MJ DEANS by Sidey Clark
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SPOTLIGHT
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
E-mail: enquiries@spotlight.com
WWW: www.spotlight.com
Artist's Website: www.mjdeans.com
Location:
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Playing Age:20 - 35 years
Appearance:White, Eastern European
Eye Colour:Grey-Green
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
  

Credits:

MJ will shortly begin rehearsing for Abi-Nazar in Aladdin at Hamilton Town House and Rutherglen Town Hall || Series Two of FUNC can be found on the iPlayer and recently won Best Comedy at the Royal Television Society Scotland Awards. || Praise for Rocket Post: "The story’s young heroine, Bellag, beautifully played by MJ Deans..." - http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/culture/theatre/theatre-review-rocket-post-an-lanntair-stornoway-1-4569306/amp || Rocket Post trailer - https://youtu.be/ih9iaXc-Fk8

Stage Television Further Credits
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Stage
2019, Stage, Cora, Caiptean Cora, Theatre Gu Leòr, Muireann Kelly
2018, Stage, Cath, InValid Voices, Army @ the Fringe/Summerhall, Helen-Marie O'Malley
2018, Stage, Eilidh, Cèilidh, Theatre Gu Leòr, Lewis Hetherington
2017, Stage, Bellag, Rocket Post!, NTS, Lewis Hetherington
2016, Stage, Gretel, Hansel and Gretel, Fèisean nan Gàidheal
2016, Stage, Hùb, Hùb Hàb, Feisean nan Gaidheal
2015, Stage, Sarah, Whisky Galore, NTS, Guy Hollands
2014, Stage, Messenger/Puppeteer, Medea, UnSub Productions, Jennifer Dick
2014, Stage, Lili, Fantom, White Stag Theatre Company, Liz Carruthers
2014, Stage, Duke of Berri, Henry V, Bard in the Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2014, Stage, 3rd Witch (Pre recorded video), Macbheatha (Macbeth), White Stag Theatre Company, Liz Carruthers
2013, Stage, Singer/Narrator, Angus: Weaver of Grass, Horse and Bamboo, Bob Frith
2013, Stage, Penny, The House of Bernarda Alba (Adapted by Rona Munro), Richard Addison
2012, Stage, Woman/Official, The Possibilities, Motherwell College, Gregor Duncan
Television
2019, Television, Various (lead), FUNC2, The Woven Thread, Michael Hines
2018, Television, Various (lead), FUNC (Sketch Show), The Woven Thread/MG Alba, Michael Hines
2014, Television, Mary Leiter, Million Dollar Princesses, Finestripe Productions, Craig Collinson
2008, Television, Cara, An Gille Fortanach, BBC, Donna Murchinson
Further Credits
2019, Internet, Presenter, Mòd Glaschu, FeisTV
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Emily, Edinburgh 7 (Musical), Surgeon's Hall, Tony Cownie/John Kielty
2017, Role Play, Patient, Medical School Role Play, Glasgow University Medical School
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Rocket Post Development, NTS, Lewis Hetherington
2016, Role Play, Amelia, Dental School Role-play, Glasgow University Medical School
2015, Event, Singer/Narrator, Angus Weaver of Grass, Horse and Bamboo, Bob Frith
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Abigail Williams, The Crucible, Cumbernauld Theatre, Amy Angus
2015, Workshop, Sarah, Whisky Galore Development, Guy Hollands, NTS
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Mairi, Saoghal Beag, Dhòmhnaill Mhòir, Playwrights' Studio Scotland, Liz Carruthers
2013, Role Play, Simulated Patient, Medical School Roleplay, Glasgow University Medical School
2012, Writing, What's Left Behind (Script Development), Angela, NTS, Amanda Gaughan
2012, Multimedia, Anna, Sweet Story, NHS Forth Valley, Carol Metcalf
2011, Role Play, Various, Glasgow Gaelic School Forum Theatre Project, Birds of Paradise, Morven Gregor

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Central Scottish*, Cockney, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Heightened RP, Highlands, Liverpool, London, RP, Scottish-Standard, Scottish-West Coast, Yorkshire
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Gaelic*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Ballad, Choral Singing, Country Dancing, Dance (general), Folk Singing*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Pop Singing, Singing (general)*, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Forum Theatre, Live Roleplay, Mask, Role Play, Theatre In Education
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Yoga
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Puppetry, Video Gaming, Waiting Staff (experience), Workshop Leader, Writer

Training:

Motherwell College, BA (Hons) Acting, 1 year, 2012 - 2013, First Class Honours