Spotlight: JAMES WITT


JAMES WITT by Simon Mayhew
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Barley Mow Centre, Barley Mow Passage, Chiswick, London W4 4PH
Phone: 020 7348 7875
Mobile: 07774 852364
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:14st. (89kg)
Playing Age:35 - 47 years
Appearance:White, Hispanic, Middle Eastern
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Brassy
Voice Character:Expansive

Currently appearing:

Stage Improvisation Film Pantomime Television Music Video Comedy Commercial Corporate Musical Site Specific Further Credits
2018, Stage, Man, Ed Fringe the Musical Revue, Canal Cafe Theatre, Charlotte Peters
2018, Stage, The Dreamcatcher, Dreamweaver Quartet, The Nursery Theatre, Rhiannon Vivian
2016, Stage, Frank, Flashbulb, The Nursery Theatre, Max Dickins
2015, Stage, King Claudius, Hamlet 3D (The Director's Cut), Canal Cafe Theatre, James Irving
2015, Stage, Fortinbras and Osric, Shakespeare for Breakfast, C Venue, James Irving
2014, Stage, Beta and Zeus, Unmythable (National Tour), Temple Theatre, Mike Tweddle
2010, Stage, Prince Don Pedro, Much Ado About Nothing, Sheringham Little Theatre, Desmond Barrit
2009, Stage, Phil, Boy's LIfe, Back to Back Productions, Michael Redston
2007, Stage, King Lear, Shakespeare for Breakfast, C Venue, Damian Sandys
2009, Improvisation, Musical Improviser (Ongoing), Music Box : The Improvised Musical Comedy, Andrew Gentilli
2017, Improvisation, Various Impersonations, Newsical, Hoopla Impro, Steve Roe
2017, Improvisation, Various Shakespearean Characters, Will Shakespeare's Impro Musical, Famous Artists Ltd, Alan Marriott
2016, Improvisation, Exhibition Match Regular, Theatresports! (UK), Story Kitchen Impro, Faye Brann
2016, Improvisation, Various, The Inflatables, Birmingham Improv Festival, Andrew Gentilli
2015, Improvisation, Host and Various, This is Soap : The Improvised Soap Opera, C Venue, Jack Darrel
2012, Feature Film, Bouncer, Chatroom, Ruby Films, Hideo Nakata
2012, Feature Film, Mahmut, The Infidel, Met Film, Josh Appignanesi
2010, Feature Film, Delegate, Reuniting the Rubins, Yoav Factor, Factor Films
2014, Pantomime, King, Rapunzel, Shanklin Theatre, Dominic Pope
2012, Pantomime, Grizelda (Ugly Sister), Cinderella, Stage by Stage, Dominic Pope
2006, Pantomime, Wizard, Wizard of OZ, Sheringham Little Theatre, Bev Berridge
2009, Pantomime, Prince, Cinderella, Shanklin Theatre, Dominic Pope
2010, Television, Johnny, Secret Diary of a Call Girl, Tiger Aspect / ITV2, Owen Harris
2006, Television, James Higgins, Have I Been Here Before, ITV, Ben Warwick
2002, Television, Sydney Fagan, White Teeth, Film Four, Julian Jarrold
Music Video
2016, Music Video, Hipster Mister, Hipster Hop (Gentrified), Mandrake Media, Will Kenning
2017, Comedy, UK / Lieutenant Pearse / Rick, The Hoopla Sketch Show, Hoopla, Steve Roe
2017, Comedy, Resident Improviser, The Faculty, Hoopla Impro, Steve Roe
2011, Comedy, Various Impersonations, Treason Show Berlin, Rialto Theatre, Mark Brailsford
2011, Comedy, Various Impersonations, NewsRevue, Canal Cafe Theatre, James Burton
2018, Comedy, Boris Johnson, Sexy Toriy Stories, Hoopla Impro, Steve Roe
2014, Commercial, Romantic Lead / Greaser, Theatre Tokens Ad Campaign, Society of London Theatre / Clinic
2018, Commercial, Eric Morecambe, Freesat Tellyfest, Outsider, Jim Gilchrist
2017, Corporate, Dr Siegart, The House of Angostura, Cutlass Communications, Liam Dickson
2016, Corporate, David Cameron, Rap Battles through History, Engie, Dan Attfield / Tom Webster
2016, Corporate, George, Signet Conference, Creative Team Events, Lisa Hayes
2018, Corporate, Presenter, Tapoly, Neil Ben Films, Neil Ben
2014, Corporate, Pete, Telefonica Sales Team, Procter and Gamble, Tony Harris
2017, Musical, Boris Johnson, Brexit the Musical, Aria Entertainment, Bronagh Lagan
2015, Musical, Lead Male Vocalist, The Best of the West End, Shanklin Theatre, Traci Porter
2012, Musical, Billy Bigelow, Carousel, Shanklin Theatre, Eltjo De Vries
Site Specific
2010, Site Specific, Colonel Vershinin, Three Sisters, Teatro Vivo, Sophie Austin
Site Specific, Doctor Siegart, Angoustora Rum, Cutlass, Sean Duprey
Further Credits
2017, Radio, Mr Kensington and Others, Sketch Please!, Podcast Adventures, Katharine Kerr
2017, Radio, Vladimir Putin, London Improv Live, K2K Radio, Talal Karkouti
2016, Radio, Self, Improv London Podcast, Stuart Moses
2016, Radio, Self, RH Experience : Played Up, Roundhouse Radio, Conor Jater
2011, Web Series, Gemini Male, A Day in the Life, Videojug, Tobias Tobbell
2018, Workshop, Freestyle Rapper, North Coast Improvised Hip Hop, North Coast Impro NYC, James Robilotta
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Howard, The Length of Your Arm, The Playwright's Realm, Jonathan Payne
2017, Workshop, Freestyle Rapper, Abandoman Rap Workshops, Abandoman, Dan Attfield
2018, Radio, Police Chief, Squatting, The Narrativist, Charlie Kerson and David Charles


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-New England, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, Donegal, Dublin, Essex, Estuary English, Geordie, German, Glasgow, Hampshire*, Heightened RP, Jamaican, Liverpool, Manchester, RP, Spanish
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alpha (Breakdance move), Ballet, Ballroom Dancing, Baritone-High*, Bass-Baritone, Cabaret Singing*, Dramatic baritone*, Jazz Dancing, Rap, Swing Singing*, Tap
Performance:Actor-Singer, Clown, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Immersive Performance, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Professional Singer, Promenade Theatre, Recording Artist, Repertory, Role Play, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Darts, Football, Golf, RollerSkating, Swimming, Trampoline
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Artistic Director, Bartender, Devising, Director, Filmmaker, First Aider (qualified), Impersonation, Improvisation, LAMDA exam drama coach, Lyricist, Narration, Photographic Model, Silver Service, Story Telling, Voice Coach (professional), Workshop Leader (Acting), Writer


Guildford School of Acting, Musical Theatre, BA (Hons)

University of Birmingham, English and Drama, BA (Hons) with distinction in performance