ROBIN GUIVER by Joe Gascoigne
Photo: Joe Gascoigne
St Mary's Court, Amersham, Buckinghamshire HP7 0UT
Phone: 07551 883559
Artist's Website:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:12st. 12lb. (82kg)
Playing Age:31 - 42 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

In 2020 Robin filmed Catflap, a microbudget British horror in July 2020, playing tree surgeon JAKE (lead), and appeared on BBC as villain TALLOW, in DrWho S12E4. Notable short projects: DEAR BROTHER (GOLD at the Andy Awards & Spotlight Festival - Link, PEBBLE MOON (GOLD at RTS Student Awards, best original film, Manchester Indy Short Film Festival) among others.

Also specialising in Puppetry and Movement: Original West End cast of War Horse, Puppetry on Gravity, Star Wars Episode VII+VIII+IX, Jurassic World and upcoming projects for Disney and Warner Bros.

Film Television Commercial Short Film Voice Over Stage Further Credits
2020, Feature Film, Jake Hill, Catflap (post production), Bardulf, William Randal
2019, Feature Film, D-0 (puppeteer), Star Wars IX: The Rise of Skywalker, Disney / Lucas Film, JJ Abrams
2018, Feature Film, Tom Norman, Suicide Kelly, Idle Work Factory, Jordon Scott Kennerdy
2018, Feature Film, Creature Puppeteer (Blue, Trex + Indo Raptor), Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom, Universal, JA Bayona
2018, Feature Film, Supervising Creature Puppeteer Pickett/Niffler etc, The Crimes Of Grindelwald, Warner Bros/Heyday, David Yates
2017, Feature Film, Lead Puppeteer, LIFE, Skydance, Daniel Espinosa
2017, Feature Film, Creature Puppeteer, The Last Jedi, Disney - Lucas Film, Ryan Johnson
2016, Feature Film, Supervising Creature Puppeteer, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Warner Bros, David Yates
2015, Feature Film, Various Creature FX, Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, Disney, JJ Abrams
2013, Feature Film, Dancer and Puppeteer, Muppets Most Wanted, Disney, James Bobin
2012, Feature Film, Puppeteer and Motion Controll, Gravity, Velocity Productions, Alfonso Cuarón
2020, Television, Tallow, DrWho S12E4, BBC, Nida Manzoor
2013, Television, Squirrel, Table Manners (C4 Random Acts), Indy8, Rebecca Manley
2011, Television, William Whiskerson, The Adventures of William Whiskerson (multiple episodes), Dot to Dot Productions and BBC Learning, Jo Killingly and Clare Bradley
2017, Commercial, Carpinter, Screwfix Campaign, Wordley
2015, Commercial, William, Dear Brother (Jonnie Walker), Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, Dorian Lebherz & Daniel Titz
2015, Commercial, Movement/Puppeteer, Cbeebies Explore the Universe, CBBC & Kararama, Jim Gilchrist
2014, Commercial, Fred The Baker, Home Pride, Radical Media/Stink, Rosey
2013, Commercial, Cricketer/Batsman, SKY Broadband, Smuggler, Sniper Twins
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Adam, On Your Way, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Thomas Sali & Florian Tscharf
2016, Short Film, Jack, Sugar Snap, Corvus Pictures, Robin Guiver
2014, Short Film, Arthur Flyn, Pebble Moon, Silvercut Productions, Lian Furness
2013, Short Film, No 1, Gnomeland, For George Productions, Fran Jaynes
2012, Short Film, Emilio (Lead), Lola, Northen Film School, Paul Waters
Voice Over
2017, Voice Over, Narraitor, Joyful Anticipation (Mercedes Germany), Mercedes, Dorian Lebherz
2016, Voice Over, Narraitor, Mercedes Production Tracker, Mercedes, Dorian Lebherz
2015, Stage, Actor Puppeteer, The Lorax (R & D workshops), The Old Vic, Max Webster
2015, Stage, Simon, LIGHT, Ad Infinitum, George Mann
2012, Stage, Geordie / Topthorn Heart / Joey Heart, War Horse, National Theatre, Tom Morris and Marianne Elliott
2012, Stage, Professional Performer & Movement Assistant, London Olympics Opening Ceremony, Locog, Danny Boyle/Toby Sedgwick
2015, Stage, Movment Ensemble (R & D Workshops), Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (R&D workshops), Sonia Freeman, John Tiffany/Steven Hogget
2014, Stage, Sharik (The Dog) and Actor, A Dog's Heart, Complicite, Simon McBurney
2014, Stage, Tiger/Arnold, Kipper's Snowy Day, Slot Machine, Nicky Blackwell
2009, Stage, Kay / Bac, The Snow Queen, Finger in the Pie, Alex Parsonage
2008, Stage, Donald, DIG, Productions Les Satellites, Marc-Andre Charon
2008, Stage, Blazerbird/Legless, Feathers In The Snow, National Theatre Education, Corinne Micaleff
2008, Stage, Wilhelm Grimm, A Grimm World, Company Gavin Robertson, Gavin Robertson
2006, Stage, Starvling/Moonlight, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Peel, Colin Ford
Further Credits
2017, Web Series, Fletcher, Shoot the Messenger UK, Corvus Pictures (, Lian Furness
2014, Workshop, Actor and Puppeteer, Troll Child, RSC and Theatre Rites, Melly Still and Sue Buckmaster
2014, Workshop, Ensemble and Puppetry, The Wall (musical), Complicite, Simon McBurney
2013, Opera, Actor, The Magic Flute, Complicite / ENO, Simon McBurney
2012, Workshop, Acrobalancing Base/Flying Assistance/Puppeteer, The Light Princess, NT Studio, Marianne Elliott
2009, Workshop, Actor/Puppeteer, Or You Could Kiss Me, National Theatre & Handspring Puppet Company, Neil Bartlett
2010, Music Video, The Man in Red, Hypnotized (by the 51/50's), Core Productions, Andrew Cardy


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney*, Devon, Geordie, London*, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Choreography, Contemporary Dance
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Green Screen, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Immersive Performance, Live Roleplay, Mask, Motion Capture, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Skin Work, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Callisthenics, Climbing, Cycling*, Fitness Instructor (qualified), Jiu Jitsu*, Martial Arts, Running*, Swimming, Sword Fighting, Yoga
Other Skills:Acrobatics, Aerial Work, Alexander Technique, Animatronics, Artistic Director, Choreographer (professional), Computer Literate, Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Feldenkrais Method, Film/Video Editor (experienced), Filmmaker, Improvisation, Mime, Motion Capture, Movement Director/Coach, Movement Tutor, Narration, Photography-Professional, Puppetry, Puppetry-Bunraku, Puppetry-Hand, Puppetry-Rod, Stilt Walking, Story Telling, Tumbling, Wire Experience-Flying, Workshop Leader (Puppetry), Writer