MATT PENSON by Nicholas Dawkes
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90 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E 9RZ
Phone: 020-3600 3470
Mobile: 07973 755409
Location:London, London, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:12st. 8lb. (80kg)
Playing Age:16 - 25 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Clear


Charles Dickens in 'The Ghosts of Mr Dickens'. REVIEW: "Above all, Matt Penson’s captivating performance brings the character of Dickens convincingly to life, ranging from flashes of tenderness to boiling anger. He powerfully transmits Dickens’ sense of being haunted by his own creations..." <>

Stage Short Film Further Credits
2018, Stage, Duke Orsino/Sir Andrew Aguecheek, TWELFTH NIGHT, Young Shakespeare Company, Chris Geelan
2018, Stage, Romeo, ROMEO & JULIET (uk & channel islands tour), Oddsocks Productions, Andy Barrow
2018, Stage, Ferdinand/Ariel, THE TEMPEST (uk & channel islands tour), Oddsocks Productions, Andy Barrow
2017, Stage, Macbeth, MACBETH, Young Shakespeare Company, Andrew Strafford-Baker
2017, Stage, Defendant Stark, THE INVESTIGATION, Mad Wolf Theatre
2017, Stage, Charles Dickens, THE GHOSTS OF MR DICKENS (Uk Tour), Untold Theatre
2016, Stage, Ferdinand/Sebastian, THE TEMPEST (uk tour), Yellow Belly Theatre, Will Hobby
2016, Stage, Tulkinghorn, BLEAK HOUSE, David Glass Ensemble & Arts University Bournemouth, David Glass
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Jimmy, LULA, GTPictures, George Turner
2016, Short Film, A (Lead), DON'T EVER GO WITHOUT, Sublimated Pervet, Lisa Wilgress
2016, Short Film, Hamlet (Lead), HAMLET, Lily Vetch
2016, Short Film, Ez (Lead), STITCH IN TIME, Cafe Studios, Theo Durrant
2015, Short Film, The Highwayman, THE LAST HUNT, Arts University Bournemouth Film School, Rich Wooler
2014, Short Film, Richard, BROTHERLY LOVE, Arts University Bournemouth Film School, Charles Copsey
Further Credits
2018, Audio, Xavier, THE ORPHANS: INVESTIGATION, Blacktail Productions Ltd, Zachary Fortais-Gomm
2017, Audio, Xavier Michaels, THE ORPHANS: FACILITY, Blacktail Productions Ltd, Zachary Fortais-Gomm
2017, Site Specific, Stephen/Aaron, TITS/TEETH, National Youth Theatre, Tasmine Airey
2016, Musical, Eli/Headmaster/Walker 5, TURN OF THE SCREW, Arts University Bournemouth, Katherine Piercey, Paul Knight


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Cockney, London, RP*, Scottish-Standard, South African
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone, Bass Guitar*, Bass-Baritone, Guitar*, Guitar-Electric*, Harmonica*, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Audio Drama, Forum Theatre, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Archery*, Canoe, Gymnastics, Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Kayak, Skiing, Swimming
Other Skills:DBS (CRB) clearance


Arts University Bournemouth, Acting BA (Hons), First Class Hons. 3 years, 2013-2016