JOHN PIRKIS by ACV Photography
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10 East 44th Street, New York, NY 10017
Phone: 001 212 867 1200
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
140 Broadway, 26th Floor, New York, NY 10005
Phone: 001 212 8907 6400
6420 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1080, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
Phone: 001 323 655 8699
Fax: 001 323 852 1472
Location:New York, United States of America
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. 5lb. (72kg)
Playing Age:47 - 57 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Balding
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Strong


PERMANENT U.S. RESIDENT // GREENCARD HOLDER. John can currently be seen in Recurring Guest Star roles as 'Dr. Karamazov' in Season 1. of THE TICK on Amazon Prime, and as 'Stan Gibson' in Season 2. of DAREDEVIL on Netflix. He is currently co-producing and starring in the web series BLUE MARBLE, which has just completed its first block of filming filming on location in New York this May 2018.

Film Television Stage Further Credits
2017, Feature Film, Tom, BIG MUDDY, Roaming Elephant Productions, Matt Shapira
2017, Feature Film, Colby Porter, CAN HITLER HAPPEN HERE?, Planet 7, Saskia Rifkin
2016, Feature Film, Lewis Horne, GOLD, Weinstein, Stephen Gaghan
2014, Feature Film, Dr Laurent Guillaume, OF MIND AND MUSIC, Una Vida Productions, Richie Adams
2012, Film, Dapper Man, HOME, Chapman, Jason Lee Pangilinan
2012, Film, Lead, ALMOST THERE, Dollkiller Films, Cécile Delepiére
2011, Film, Nurse Johnson, SERIOUSLY WOUNDED, Development Hell Productions, Glynn Turner
2011, Feature Film, David Aldridge, Echo Drive, Refuge Productions, Patrick Ryan Sims
2009, Feature Film, The Fox, Bibliotheque Pascal, Katapult Film, Szabolcs Hajdu
2009, Feature Film, Duke of Cumberland, The Young Victoria, Young Victoria Productions, Jean-Marc Valee
2008, Feature Film, Middlemass, Infamy, Market Films, Garrett David Millerick
2007, Feature Film, Vicar, National Treasure 2, NT2 Productions, Jon Turtletaub
2005, Feature Film, Paul Taylor, Messages, Grosvenor Films, David Fairman
2005, Feature Film, The Director, The Garden Sprinkler, Academy Films, Cameron Mitchell
1992, Feature Film, Gestapo Captain, Swing Kids, Walt Disney Films, Thomas Carter
2018, Television, Charlie, THE BLUE MARBLE, Xyrallea, Ralph Toporoff
2018, Television, Dr. Karamazov, THE TICK, Amazon, Kate Dennis
2017, Television, Secretary General, MADAM SECRETARY, CBS, Eric Stoltz
2017, Television, Dr. Karamazov, THE TICK, Amazon, Sheree Falkson
2016, Television, Nicholas Walker, BLUE BLOODS, CBS, Eric Laneuville
2016, Television, Nigel, GOTHAM, Fox, Nick Copus
2016, Television, Stan Gibson, DAREDEVIL Season 2, Netflix, Floria Sigismondi/Andy Goddard/P.Hoar/Steve Surjik
2016, Television, Farraday, BILLIONS, Showtime, James Foley
2015, Television, Macdougal, TURN, AMC, Eagle Egillson
2015, Television, Gernert, THE BLACKLIST, NBC, Joe Carnahan
2011, Television, Scary Clown, VICTORiOUS, Nikelodeon, Dan Schultz
2011, Television, Father Moynihan, ALIEN PERSONA, Gardner Studios, Serguei Bassine
2008, Television, Universal Records CEO, The Secret Life of Sam King - 6 eps, Universal Records/Monkey Kingdom, Chris Faith
2007, Television, Gunther Ostermann, Genie In The House, I Love Television, Emmanuelle Duberjee
2006, Television, Mathew Gibb, The Bill, Talk Back/ITV1, Gill Wilkinson
2006, Television, Sir Peatrie Meacham, Spooks IV, Kudos/BBC, Julian Simpson
2005, Television, The Chairman, The Message, BBC3, Ben Quinn
2004, Television, Mr Watts, Casualty, BBC Television, James Strong
2004, Television, Bantree, The Bill, Talkback/ITV1, Mike Cocker
2003, Television, Carlo Benotti, Valentine's Game, Channel 5, Angus Galfraidh
1997, Television, Sir William Cavendish, The Scold's Bridle, BBC Television, David Thacker
1996, Television, Customs Officer, The Brittas Empire, BBC Television, Mike Stevens
1994, Television, Richard, The Detectives III, Celador Productions, Ed Bye
1993, Television, Tank Officer Carstairs, Stalag Luft, Yorkshire Television, Adrian Shergold
1991, Television, Piggy, About Face II, Central Television, John Henderson
1990, Television, Private Secretary, House of Cards, BBC Television, Paul Seed
1990, Television, Freddie Chalk Marshall, Jeeves and Wooster, Granada Television, Simon Langton
2017, Stage, Tony, MUSWELL HILL, New York The Barrow Group/Pond Theatre Company, Shannon Patterson
2016, Stage, Laurence Moss, ABIGAIL'S PARTY, New York The Barrow Group/Pond Theatre Company, Lee Brock
2014, Stage, Ralph, FROZEN, Critical Action Theatre Company. Los Angeles, Anthony Mark Barrow
2011, Stage, Carlier, SPLENDID ISOLATION, Playground Studio/Edin Fest, Simon Usher
2009, Stage, Gentilhomme, Babylone, Belgrade, Coventry, Hamish Glen
2007, Stage, John Profumo, Keeler, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Paul Nicholas
2004, Stage, King Charles II, The Ministry of Pleasure, Latchmere Theatre, Stuart Mullins
2003, Stage, Simon Tucker, End of The Night, White Bear Theatre, Pip Minnithorpe
2001, Stage, Jerome, Nebuchadnezzar, Latchmere Theatre, Jamie D Reid
1998, Stage, Philostrate, A Midsummer Night's Dream, NSC Regents Park, Rachel Kavanagh
1998, Stage, Menalaus, Troilus & Cressida, Regent's Park NSC, Alan Strachan
Further Credits
2014, Multimedia, Lord Tywin, GAME OF SCONES, Open Door Pictures LLC, Louis Allen
2014, Multimedia, Jim Baxter, VX INFLUX, Poya Pictures LLC, Adrian Fulle
2014, Multimedia, Father Rublev, LLAMA COP, Ambitious Films, Charlie Zwick


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, French, German, Irish-Northern, RP, Russian, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics*, Ceroc Dance, Tenor*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Comedy Improv, Dubbing, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Repertory, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-riding*, Running, Scuba Diving, Stage Combat, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Precision Driver
Other Skills:Animal Handling, Narration


Bristol Old Vic Theatre School 1980-1982

Meisner Centre, Los Angeles 2006

Universite de Montreal 2008