BEN WHITEHEAD

BEN WHITEHEAD by Kim Hardy
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SPOTLIGHT
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
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THE VOICE AGENCY
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
E-mail: info@thevoiceagency.co.uk
WWW: www.thevoiceagency.co.uk
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:6'4" (193cm)
Weight:16st. (102kg)
Playing Age:36 - 45 years
Actual Age:42 years
Appearance:White
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Sideburns
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging
  

Credits:

Ben is soon to perform his one man show 'Fred Strangebone's Freak Show' in The London Horror Festival. Ben voiced the title role in Golem (Young Vic and tour), produced by multi award-winning theatre company 1927, directed by Suzanne Andrade and Paul Barritt. Ben has also worked with internationally renowned, multi Oscar-winning animation company Aardman since 2003. He has often been heard as the voice of Wallace in Wallace and Gromit productions and multi media platforms.

Animation Stage Comedy Voice Over Commercial PC Gaming Radio Internet Video Game Site Specific Multimedia
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Animation
2015, Animation, Wallace (voice), A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman, Aardman, Merlin Crossingham
2013, Animation, Multi Character (read-in artist), Boxtrolls, Laika, Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi
2012, Animation, Pirate Who Likes Sunsets And Kittens, The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!, Aardman, Peter Lord
2012, Animation, Wallace, Wallace & Gromit's Musical Marvels, Aardman, Merlin Crossingham
2005, Animation, Mr Leeching, Wallace and Gromit and the Curse of the Wererabbit, Aardman, Nick Park and Steve Box
Stage
2016, Stage, Multi role, Great Scott!, Gonzo Moose, Abigail Anderson
2015, Stage, All roles (solo performance), Fred Strangebone's Freakshow, Etcetera Theatre
2015, Stage, Voice of Golem, Golem, 1927, Young Vic, Suzanne Andrade & Paul Barritt
2014, Stage, Judge Doom, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Secret Cinema, Fabien Riggall
2013, Stage, Multi Character (2-hander), Pekka & Strangebone's Comedy Showpiece, Etcetera, Hen and Chickens and Edinburgh Festival, Mariele Runacre Temple
2012, Stage, Sam, 'Theatre Brothel' - Blackout, Hull Truck, Joe Hakim
2012, Stage, Multi Role, Open Spots (live recording), The Wireless Theatre Company, Pleasance, David Beck
2012, Stage, The Narrator, Stage Fright (live recording), The Wireless Theatre Company, George Maddox
2011, Stage, Multi Character, Pekka & Strangebone's Comedy Showpiece, Etcetera Theatre, Ben Whitehead
2006, Stage, Mr Martin, The Bald Prima Donna, Our Time, Helen Oakleigh
2005, Stage, Macbeth, Macbeth, Reflected Theatre Company, Alexandra Maher
2005, Stage, William, The Rise of the Tide and Beat of the Drum, Theatre Works, Jane Evans
2004, Stage, Jack the Ripper, Jack the Ripper, Putney Light Opera, Kelly Phillpot
2004, Stage, The Minister, The Happy Prince, Solomon Theatre, Tim Lycock
2003, Stage, Multi Role, Gemma's Wardrobe (T.I.E), Jacob's Ladder, Steve Eaton Evans
Comedy
Comedy, Fred Strangebone and other characters, Stand-up Comedy, 2006 - 2016
Voice Over
2013, Voice Over, V.O., Travelport On Boarding (Corporate), Broadcast Media
2013, Voice Over, Wallace, Visit England - Commercial, Aardman, Merlin Crossingham
2012, Voice Over, Various Character Voices, Merlin Attractions (Alton Towers, Thorpe Park, Legoland), Merlin Entertainments, Kieron Smith, Nick Farmer
2011, Voice Over, Wallace, Wallace & Gromit GPS - Sat Nav, Locutio Voice Technologies, Merlin Crossingham
2011, Voice Over, V.O., World of Sofas - Commercial, Silver, Karl Howman
2010, Voice Over, V.O. (Radio), Barratt Homes - Commercial, Lux Monkey, David Chiverton
2010, Voice Over, V.O. (T.V), Railway Children (charity) - Commercial, Lux Monkey, David Chiverton
Commercial
2015, Commercial, V.O., Bridgestone Tyres, Bang TV, Lazlo Kadar
2014, Commercial, V.O. (TV), Visit England - Commercial, Aardman, Merlin Crossingham
PC Gaming
2012, PC Gaming, Various character voices, Runescape, Outsource Media, Mark Estdale
Radio
2015, Radio, Jaeger, Springheel Jack: Series 3, The Wireless Theatre Company, Robert Valentine
2015, Radio, Hercule Poirot, The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, The Wireless Theatre Company, Jack Bowman
2014, Radio, Inspector Jephcott, The Trial of Sherlock Holmes, The Wireless Theatre Company, Peter Davis
2011, Radio, Mr Durbeville, Springheel Jack, The Strange Case of Springheel Jack, The Wireless Theatre Company, Robert Valentine
Internet
2012, Internet, Wallace, Google +, Adam & Eve, Merlin Crossingham
2008, Internet, Narrator, Inside Soccer, Inside Soccer Management
Video Game
2009, Video Game, Wallace, Wallace and Gromit's Grand Adventures, Telltale Games/Aardman
Site Specific
2008, Site Specific, Actor/Writer/Creator/Company Director, The Ghost Bus Tours, Ghost Bus Tours Ltd, Myself
Multimedia
2011, Multimedia, Wallace, Wallace and Gromit's Chatomatic, Aardman, Merlin Crossingham
2007, Multimedia, Multi character voices/Writer/Company Director, Do Me London, Do Me London, Myself

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, Cork, Dutch, French, Geordie, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Italian, Liverpool, Manchester, RP, Russian, Scottish-Standard, South African, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
Performance:Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Compere, Living History, Stand-up Comic, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Volleyball
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence