AMANDA HENNESSY by Captured Actors
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201 Horton Road, Manchester M14 7QE
Phone: 0161 224 4446
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:10st. 2lb. (64kg)
Playing Age:35 - 48 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Sincere
Voice Quality:Warm


Amanda is the co-founder of Manchester's 24:7 Theatre Festival. A celebration of 1-hour plays utilising non-theatre venues; local writers, performers, directors aimed at industry experts. The festival has been the springboard to further many careers via BBC Writers Room, BBC Radio plus National and Local Theatres.

2015, Audio, Mary, Carnival of Souls, Cornerhouse, Manchester, Bren O'Callaghan
2013, Feature Film, Mother, Rough Cut, Cornerhouse, Manchester, Jamie Shovlin
2012, Feature Film, Marilyn, Owen Parker, Pylon Pictures, Keiran Flynn
2011, Television, Doctor, Coronation Street, Granada, Lawrence Moody
2010, Short Film, Hostess, Planta De Anodizado, Pylon Pictures, Keiran Flynn
2010, Television, Alison's Lawyer, Accused, RSJ Films, David Blair
2008, Short Film, Maria, Heartless, Pylon Pictures, Keiran Flynn
2007, Television, Mastectomy Woman, The Street, Granada, David Blair
2006, Stage, Fanya Kaplan, Fanya, Loci, Chris Sudworth
2005, Commercial, Mother, You Are What You Eat, Saatchi and Saatchi
2005, Television, Lilith Dingle, Emmerdale, Granada, various
2005, Television, Mrs Salter, The Royal, Yorkshire TV
2004, Commercial, Jill, Make Yorkshire Yours, Yorkshire Tourist Board
2004, Stage, Julia Zeinfeld, Forget Me Knot, Benchmark, Paul Danby
2004, Stage, Julia Zeinfeld, Forget Me Knot, Benchmark, Paul Danby
2004, Stage, Carol O'Leary, O'Leary's Daughters, Eye of the Storm, Rhonwen McCormack
2003, Stage, Tara Loft, Lady Macbeth Rewrites The Rulebook, Ithaka, Renny Krupinski
2002, Stage, Estelle, In Camera, L&P Productions, Alan Pattison
2001, Stage, Anna, Burn This, NRG Theatre Company, Stephen Whitehouse
2001, Stage, Stella, The Collection, L&P Productions, Alan Pattison


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-East Coast, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Central Scottish, Cork, Cornwall, English-Standard, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*
Performance:Audio Drama, BADC Advanced, Role Play, Theatre In Education, Verbatim Theatre, Voice Acting, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe


Arden School of Theatre, B.A. Acting, 3 years, 1995 - 1998