BILL BLACKWOOD by Michael Pollard
Photo: Michael Pollard
15 The Fairway, Leigh, Essex SS9 4QN
Phone: 01702 522647
Mobile: 07976 547066
Artist's Website:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:20st. (127kg)
Playing Age:55 - 65 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White, Mediterranean
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Mid Length
Facial Hair:Full Set
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Bill is currently appearing in a VOD production called The Jury exploring the British Justice System where he appears as the Usher/Host

He will soon be heard in three three plays broadcast by Oldham Coliseum directed by Kash Arshad.

He appears as Co Lead in God Bless Dewsbury a radio play

Television Film Stage Short Film Web Series Corporate Radio Further Credits
2020, Television, The Usher/Host, The Jury, ITAE Productions, Paul Sultana
2020, Television, Billy, Moving On Series 11 Ep5 Home, LA Productions for BBC, Gillian Kearney
2020, Television, Mick Belper, Keeping Wood, Black Fleece, David Ayres
2018, Television, Philip Crabtree, Doctors Episode 265, BBC Drama, Niall Fraser
2018, Television, Suit, Bulletproof, Full Clip Productions, Nick Love
2018, Television, Santa, Alisons Christmas Giveaway-This Morning, ITV, Louis Cryer
2020, Feature Film, Steve Beagle, Bringing Back Goldeneye, Woodhouse Pictures, Daniel Guest
2020, Feature Film, Vicar, Awful Silence, Talking Lens Productions, Raza Mallal
2019, Feature Film, Bob, Ask the Cheat, Talking Lens Productions, Raza Mallal
2020, Film, Dennis, The Odessey, Obverse Films, Bob Jordan
2017, Feature Film, Rodney 'The Ferret' Finch, Licentious, Art & Soul Films, James Walton
2017, Feature Film, Male Story Teller, Blood Myth, Bearing 305 Productions, Luke Gosling and Sean Brown
2017, Feature Film, Teddy Boy, Hollywood Boulevard, Pictures and Noise, Ross Birks
2017, Film, Steve Beagle, Going for Goldeneye, Woodhouse Pictures, Jim Miskell
2019, Stage, Terry Sutherland, The Meeting (writer;Jaden Clark), Slung Low Shorts, Sarah Applewhite
2016, Stage, Francis Nicholas John Grant Snr, Toodle Pip Writer:Alison Hume, Slung Low Shorts, Susan McGeorge
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Boss Thug, Family 3, Overton Productions, Gary Overton
2018, Short Film, Clive, HOME, NFS, Margherita Catalani
2017, Short Film, Boss Thug, Family 2, Overton Productions, Gary Overton
2017, Short Film, Dr Matthews, Concord, Ink Trail Films, Matoka Masuwa
2016, Short Film, George, Blacker than Black, NFS, Natashia Mattocks
Web Series
2019, Web Series, Graham Brookes, Waterside Series 4, Waterside Web, Connor Chadwick
2018, Web Series, Old Farmer, The Barguest of Blakely Ridge, Kestrel Investigates, Monster Island Films, Oliver Semple
2018, Web Series, Boss Thug, Family 3, Overton Productions, Gary Overton
2017, Web Series, Raymond, Helena's Gate, Suharruru Cinema, DW Hoppson
2016, Web Series, Robert Company Owner, Brexit Tales, Reel Street Film, Marcus Lee
2019, Corporate, Periquito Kerridge, Murder in 3D, Murder One, Aidey Pugh
2017, Corporate, Father Christmas, Corporate Father Christmas, Hire Santa Ltd, Nigel Harvey
2016, Corporate, Father Christmas, Corporate Father Christmas, Hire Santa Ltd, Nigel Harvey
2020, Radio, Blood, Over and Out, Scribbles Oldham Coliseum, Kash Arshad
2020, Radio, Man, White, Scribbles Oldham Coliseum, Kash Arshad
2020, Radio, Tel, Good Guys, Scribbles Oldham Colesium, Kash Arshad
2020, Radio, Bernard Co Lead, God Bless Dewsbury, John Mees Plays, John Mees
2015, Radio, Thomas, The life and times of Benjamin Barnett', South Waves Radio, Jamie Dyer
2015, Radio, Thomas, The Life and Times of Benjamin Barnett Episode 2, Southwave Radio, Jamie Dyer
Further Credits
2020, Music Video, Musician, Black Falcon - Ego Mortem Machina, Black Fleece Productions, David Ayres
2020, Pantomime, King, Cinderella - Selfie Pantomime, The Bradford Players, Katrina McEachran
2020, Rehearsed Reading, John Walker/Lord Sandwich/Sir Gervase Beckett, Captain James Cook's Journeys, FMTH, Tim Hunter
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Gerry Docherty, Burden, Manchester ADP, Alex Hurst
2018, Music Video, Greed, Turn Around and Face the Sun Black Falcon Band, Black Falcon, David Ayres
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Bert, The Great Wall of Yorkshire, Script Factor, Tim Hunter
2018, Animation, Creatures, Nice to See You, MAS, Lucy Adam
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Eric, Worktown, Manchester ADP, Marc Geoffrey
2018, Interactive Video, John, Disability Confident, BBC, Thom Coffey
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Jeff, The Light House, Manchester ADP, David Murray
2017, Commercial, Hill Walker, Homeserve - Running, Archers Mark, Lewis Metcalf
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Dennis recovery guy, Spring Forward Fall Back - Lowry Theatre, Manchester ADP, Dan Jarvis
2016, Music Video, Peter, Hope and Social - Feel, Shot by Sodium, Rob Booker
2016, Music Video, Roger Kuntz - Boss, Moose Funk Squad Music Video Shoot, Fresh Cut, Rick Frier
2016, Commercial, Bob office manager, Hawk Furniture, Shot By Sodium Ltd, Rob Booker


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, East European, Irish-Southern, Leeds, Northern, RP, Sheffield, Yorkshire*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Performance:Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, APC Basic Unarmed, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Corporate Roleplay, Live Roleplay, Meisner Technique, Murder Mystery Events, Role Play, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Voice Over + Studio + Source Connect or similar
(* = highly skilled)
Air Rifle Shooting, Pool, Snooker, Swimming, Swimming (Open Water)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Cooking/Baking, DBS (CRB) clearance, Diversity/Cultural trainer (experienced), Improvisation, IT Literate, IT Specialist (qualified), Management Consultant (experienced), Narration, Photography, Police Officer (former/professional), Teacher (qualified)


Act4TV - Acting and Casting Classes - Natalie Gavin

Northern Drama Acting Studio - Jo Adamson-Parker - On Going

Coming In With Nothing - Improve Masrer Class - David Escobedo

Method Acting Five Day Challenge -Standby Method Acting Studio - Louise O'Leary

RP Accents Workshop 2018 - Accents for Actors

BBC Class Act: 3 day intensive Actor Workshop 2017 - Paulette Randall MBE

Meisner Workshop: Scott Williams WYTN

Meisner Workshop Both Feet - On Going

Actors Workshops, Act Up North, Lee Toomes/Peter J Hunt

Retired Police Officer

Qualified Teacher


Disability: Multiple Sclerosis - Occasional wheelchair user