Spotlight: JAKE BENSON


JAKE BENSON by Andrew Maguire
Photo: Andrew Maguire
Number 5, 651 Rochdale Road, Manchester M9 5SH
Phone: 0161 277 9360 / 020 7206 2759
Fax: 0161 237 1904
Mobile: 07427 616549
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:6' (182cm)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Actual Age:27 years
Appearance:White, Scandinavian
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Deep
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Stage Musical Voice Over Television Short Film Further Credits
2020, Stage, Jack Manningham, Gaslight, Crescent Theatre, Stewart Snape
2018, Stage, Macduff, Macbeth, National Production Company, James Tanton
2017, Stage, Multiple (Lead), The Giant's Loo Roll, TaleGate Theatre, James Worthington
2017, Stage, Multiple, Horrible Histories - Wicked Warwick, Birmingham Stage Company, Neal Foster
2016, Stage, Joe, The Lonely Walk Home, Northern Elastic Theatre Company, Daniel Phillips
2012, Stage, Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The New Quorndon Shakespeare Company, Sharon Scott
2012, Stage, Clarence/Richmond, Richard III, The New Quorndon Shakespeare Company, Norman Hockley
2015, Musical, Hedwig, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, A Wicked Little Town, Shane Robson, Chris Arnold
2014, Musical, Tony, Billy Elliot, Music Theatre Warwick, Jim Burrows
2014, Musical, Harry the Horse, Guys and Dolls, Music Theatre Warwick, Siobhan Brennan
Voice Over
2020, Voice Over, Ichabod Crane, Shadows At The Door (S2E7 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow), Shadows at the Door Publishing, Mark Nixon
2020, Voice Over, Finlay (Lead), Shadows At The Door - (S2E6 - Loose Ground), Shadows at the Door Publishing, Mark Nixon
2020, Voice Over, Henry Stokes, Shadows At The Door (S2E2 - Slender Chances), Shadows at the Door Publishing, Mark Nixon
2020, Voice Over, Narrator (Sonnet 55/152-4), A Sonnet A Day, Unbound Theatre, Dario Knight
2020, Voice Over, War Mouse/War Wolf, LEGO Cube, Molinare Studios/Tencent Studios, Sarah Lynch
2019, Voice Over, Miltary Officers, The King's Man, Pinewood Studios, Matthew Vaughn
2019, Voice Over, Baby Dragon/Ent, LEGO Cube, Pinewood Studios/Tencent Studios, Sarah Lynch
2018, Voice Over, Cartoon Supervillain, The Shadow of Cairo, Hall of Talents, Tara Shehata
2018, Voice Over, Narrator, Royal Weekend Party Exhibition - Warwick Castle, Merlin Entertainments Ltd, Melissa Paniccia
2019, Television, Jack - Main Guard, Years and Years, Red Productions/BBC/HBO, Lisa Mulcahy
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Peter, The Less You Know, London Film Academy, Guy Sindall
2015, Short Film, Zombie #1, A Lot in Common, BFT, Andrew McGee
2014, Short Film, #22, Velocity, Screen Vortex, Andrew McGee
Further Credits
2020, Corporate, MAERSK Couple, MAERSK - All The Way, MAERSK, Malcolm Green


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-West Coast, Australian, Birmingham, Black Country, Bolton, Bristol, Cockney, German, Highlands, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Leicester*, RP, Scandinavian, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone*, Blues*, Classical Singing*, Dramatic baritone, Falsetto, Guitar*, Jazz Singing, Piano, Rock Singing*, Swing Singing
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Audio Drama, Comedy, Musical Theatre, Musician-Professional, Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over + Home Studio
(* = highly skilled)
Callisthenics*, Pilates, Weight Training*, Yoga*
Other Skills:Director, Film/Video Editor (experienced), Filmmaker, Improvisation, Narration, Screenwriter (professional), Scriptwriter (professional), Workshop Leader (Acting)


Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, 2020