AMY FORREST by David John
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MediaCity UK, The Greenhouse, 111 Broadway, Salford M50 2EQ
Phone: 0161 713 3677
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28-29 Aberdare House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff CF10 5FJ
Phone: 029 2047 3993
2nd Floor, 5 Brewer Street, London, W1F 0RF
Phone: 020 3735 5429
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:25 - 32 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Enthusiastic


Amy is currently in rehearsals for 'Mold Riots' at Theatr Clwyd. Playing Ailis; Irish mother fighting for the miners rights. Directed by Katie Posner: Performances are 21st - 26th October at 7pm. She has just finished filming 'Call The Midwife' playing the role of Peggy, Directed by Syd Macartney. Amy recently played Mrs Ryder in The National Theatre production of 'Small Island' Directed by Rufus Norris. Next year Amy will begin rehearsals for Moira Buffini's new play 'Manor' at The National Theatre. Directed by Fiona Buffini. Amy is a member of ProFile:

Television Stage Film Musical Commercial Workshop Rehearsed Reading
2019, Television, Peggy, Call The Midwife, BBC 1 / Neal Street Productions Ltd, Syd Macartney
2019, Television, P.C. Hanley (recurring - 2 Eps), Coronation Street, ITV, Ian Bevitt
2018, Television, P.C. Hanley (recurring), Coronation Street, ITV, Durno Johnston
2018, Television, P.C.Hanley (recurring), Coronation Street, ITV, Sean Healy
2014, Television, Nurse, Emmerdale, ITV, Tim Dowd
2012, Television, Lucy Hemingway, Emmerdale, ITV, Neil Alderton
2012, Television, Nikki (Guest Lead - 2 Eps), Coronation Street, ITV, Terry Dyddgen-Jones
2012, Television, Helen, The Syndicate, BBC Television, Sydney Macartney
2007, Television, Lorna, Where To Mate? (Comedy Pilot), Channel X, Jason Wingard
2006, Television, Lead, Jamie Cullum (Music Video), Fayed Productions, Karim Fayed
2019, Stage, Ailis, Mold Riots, Theatr Clwyd, Katie Posner
2019, Stage, Mrs Ryder, Small Island, The National Theatre, Rufus Norris
2018, Stage, Lorraine, This Wide Night (5 nominations including Best Actor), Big Blanket Productions, Greater Manchester Fringe, Amy Liptrott
2018, Stage, Dee, The Street (3 min round - won place in national finals), Monologueslam UK, Birmingham Rep
2018, Stage, Various, Romy and Michele High School Reunion - Secret Cinema, Girl Gang, The Lowry (Week 53), Megan Marie Griffith
2017, Stage, Mrs Hawksley, OutLoud, Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2017, Stage, Sorcha, Making Waves - JB SHORTS, Reallife Theatre Company, 53two, Megan Marie Griffith
2017, Stage, Young Mary Shelley, Beautiful Monster, Skint Productions, Gene Frankel Theatre New York, Karlton Parris
2017, Stage, Tina, The loves of Others (winner of best new comedy), MAP, Man ADP 53two, Greater Manchester Fringe, Kayleigh Hawkins
2017, Stage, Evil Entchantress Fairytale, Beauty and the Beast (UK Tour), Anton Benson Productions, David Janson
2016, Stage, Megan, Minge on the Fringe-Greater Manchester Fringe, Lipstick Thespians, Amy Liptrott
2016, Stage, Caitlyn, MARCHING ON STONE, Take Back Theatre, Matt Hassall
2015, Stage, Queenie, Edmund & Co (UK Tour), Laughlines, Daniel Coll
2014, Stage, Mrs Hawksley, Out/LOUD, Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2013, Stage, Sybil Fawlty, Basil and Co (UK Tour), Laughlines, Michael Wilson Green
2013, Stage, Jasmine, Aladdin, Thats Entertainment Productions,, Lloyd Notice, Gracie Fields Theatre
2013, Stage, Hannah Cohen, The Interview: Story of The Holocaust, Hexis Productions/The Bradford Playhouse, Jayson Bartlett
2012, Stage, Improviser, Discount Comedy Checkout, Edinburgh Fringe, Chris Lumb
2011, Stage, Bridget, The Safari Party, The Brewery Theatre Company, Ian Blower
2011, Stage, Tiffany, The Danny Crowe Show, The Barons Court Theatre, Alexandra Legouix
2011, Stage, Woman, Tracing Shadows, The Carriageworks - Leeds, Joe Mellor
2009, Stage, Dancer, Idiots Of Ants: This Is War, The Pleasance - Edinburgh Fringe, Ben Taylor
2009, Stage, Greed/Evil Angel, Doctor Faustus, Kate Shenton Productions/Edinburgh Fringe, Kate Shenton
2003, Stage, Snout, A Midsummer Night's Dream, CHAPRA, Rick Thomas
2018, Film, Dr Katherine, Howard (Comedy Pilot), Harry Stachini Productions, Rico Bam
2018, Film, Karen (Mum), Just Say, Kiln Films - Junction 15, Joe Vuckovic
2018, Film, Haley, Usher Syndrome: Seeing Through My Eyes, Michelle Evans
2016, Film, Jenny, The Switch - Sky Arts (Winner of RTS at BFI), Manchester Film School, Olly Philpott-Smith
2015, Film, Mother, Peter (Winner, Peoples Choice Award- Reed Film) BAFTA, Genesis Flux, Chris Cronin
2012, Film, Sexy Girl, Fast And Furious 6 (Feature Film), Universal Pictures, Justin Lin
2012, Film, Jenny, Bedroom Politics, Boy North Films/Cannes Film Festival, Tomasz Aleksander
2008, Film, Jenny Price, Flat Battery, Green Knight Productions/Tiger Shark Films, Dir. Damian Davis/Prod. Toby Gaffney
2018, Musical, Frida, ABBA Deluxe, Berlin, Frank Weise
2018, Musical, Fate 2, Corruption (Operetta) - JB Shorts, Reallife Theatre Company, 53two, Roger Haines
2017, Musical, Frida, The abba generation show, ILMJ Productions, Casino de Montreal, Sylvain Pelletier
2017, Musical, Emily, There's no place like Bradford, Bradford Alhambra (BBC Music Day), Amanda Glover
2016, Musical, Frida, The ABBA Generation Show (Canada Tour), ILMJ Productions, Sylvain Pelletier
2016, Musical, Amy Wilkinson, Stop the Train (Winner-Edinburgh Fringe Sell out Show Award), More to Life Productions / Ribcaged, Owen Philips
2015, Musical, Ilya, Stop The Train, More to Life Productions/UK Tour, Owen Phillips
2014, Musical, Daisy, The Music Hall Menagerie, Leicester Square Theatre, Stuart Saint
2013, Musical, Elizabeth, Guido!, Footlights / Edinburgh Fringe, Matt Lim
2013, Musical, Anna, Spring Awakening, Assembled Junk, James Baker
2010, Musical, Mary Kelly (Original London Cast), The Ripper's 5, Theatro Technis, Karlton Parris
2010, Musical, Support Act for Lloyd Daniels + Danyl Johnson, The X Factor, Lakeland Radio, Andy Milliard
2016, Commercial, Granddaughter, Patient Claim Line. Judge Rinder Ident, Glued Films, ITV, Edward Davis
2012, Commercial, Sofa Girl, McDonald’s - The Day Before Payday, The Gate Films, Chris Balmond
2012, Commercial, Singer, Bernard Matthews, Hotspur + Argyle, Theo Delaney
2012, Commercial, Woman, Hate Crime, Astor Productions, Krzysztof Bilski
2012, Commercial, Harrison, Harrison Bailey, Dark Horse Media, Tim Dowd
2019, Workshop, Cher, The Lot, The National Theatre, Matt Harrison
2019, Workshop, Various, Based On A True Story - R&D, New Wolsey Theatre, Jamie Beddard and Rob Salmon
2018, Workshop, Creative Facilitator, SEN Rochdale Project, The Royal Exchange, Amit Sharma
2018, Workshop, Creative Facilitator, Happy To Be Festival, The Royal Exchange, Nickie Wildin
2018, Workshop, Alexa, THE FOREST OF FORGOTTEN DISCOS! - R & D, Contact Theatre, Nickie Miles-Wildin and Jackie Hagan
2018, Workshop, Clytemnestra, Oresteia (workshop and performance), Extant, The Lowry, Collette Murray
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Cher, The Lot, The National Theatre, Matt Harrison
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Rose, Home Fires, Concrete Playground, Kayleigh Hawkins
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Leah, Be Rain For Me, Scriptworks/The Arden, Matthew Ganley
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Cher, The Lot, The National Theatre, Matt Harrison


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Northern*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Sign Language (BSL Level 1-basic)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Cabaret Dancing, Cabaret Singing*, Jive*, Latin American*, Soprano*, Street Jazz
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, APC Basic Knife, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Compere, Dancer-Professional, Musical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Singer-Professional, Street Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Canoe, Cycling*, Football, Horse-riding, Stage Combat*, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Narration, Story Telling
Vocal Range:D♭3 to E♭6 (belt to E♭5)


Arts Ed - Musical Theatre, 2008

The Second City - Comedy Improvisation Immersion Programme, Chicago, 2012

Vocal Tutor - Tom Chester (Present)

Jim Cartwright Drama Studio

Manchester School of Acting

National Youth Music Theatre