Spotlight: JAMIE LAIRD


JAMIE LAIRD by Nicholas Dawkes
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41 Maiden Lane, London, WC2E 7LJ
Phone: 020-7242 8096
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:34 - 47 years
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Appearing in The Man with His Fingers in His Ears, released 2019 (executive producer Dame Emma Thompson).

Also in 2019, feature film Mnemophrenia released on Amazon.

Stage Television Film Audio Video Game Further Credits
2019, Stage, Jack, So, What Did You Think of The Play?, Joyous Gard / Old Red Lion, Joe Eyre
2018, Stage, Rudyard Funn, Wooden Overcoats Live, Audioscribble, Andy Goddard / John Wakefield
2018, Stage, Arthur Conan Doyle, The Boring Room, LCW / Crowley & Co, Vaults, Tom Crowley
2016, Stage, Lord Gray, The Haunting, Brockley Jack, Kate Bannister
2014, Stage, David, Kidnapped, Sell A Door, Anna Fox
2013, Stage, Scrivens, A Scent of Flowers, DogOrange, Brockley Jack, Matthew Parker
2013, Stage, Bothwell, Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, Kings' Head, Robin Norton-Hale
2013, Stage, Dr Sterling, The Ghost Train, Brockley Jack, Kate Bannister
2013, Stage, Macduff, Macbeth, Bingo Dragon, Sammi Searle
2012, Stage, Nikolaj, Bliss Bear, Dialogbox (Arcola), Andrea Kantor
2012, Stage, The Oppressor, The Woyzeck, Acting Like Mad (The New Diorama), Sebastian Rex
2012, Stage, Friedrich Nietzsche, The Most Dangerous Toy, Playades (EdFringe / Theatre503 / Rosemary Branch), Eva Mann
2012, Stage, Malvolio, Twelfth Night, Moving Stories (Minack Theatre), Emma Gersch
2012, Stage, Duke of Cornwall, King Lear, House on The Hill (The Rose Theatre), Grace Wessels
2011, Stage, Man, Regretting Dialogue, Arcola, Sandra Theresa Buch
2016, Television, Father, One For The Boys: The Difference, Iconoclast, Sam Huntley
2016, Television, Sir James Melville, Bloody Queens: Elizabeth and Mary, Pioneer Productions for BBC Two, Renny Bartlett
2015, Television, Harris, The Crime (pilot), Black Lake / MHA Global, Doug Rollins
2015, Television, King James I, The last days of Guy Fawkes, OFTV / Channel 5, Ben Mole
2013, Television, Fighting Physicist, THE HISTORY OF PHYSICS, Korean Broadcasting Network - UK, Hyung Joon Kim
2011, Television, DC James Morrison, Crimewatch, BBC, Katie Bodinger
2019, Film, Scottish Interviewee, The Man with His Fingers in His Ears, Sketch In Studios, Tom Michael Blyth
2019, Feature Film, Will, Mnemophrenia, Mnemophrenia, Eirini Konstantinidou
2018, Film, Mr Jones, The Sexual Joneses, Jan Maroske
2016, Film, Graham, Soldier Bee, Sky Blue Films, Alex Hardy
2016, Film, Father (lead), Watership (short), Central Film School, Charlotte Carr
2013, Feature Film, TV Man with MIC, The Wee Man, Carnaby Films, Ray Burdis
2013, Film, Simon (lead), Choke (short), Central Film School, Marisa Polin
2019, Audio, Bryce / Father, Dr Who, Big Finish, Ken Bentley
2017, Audio, Ewan, Survivors Series 7, Big Finish, Ken Bentley
2016, Audio, voice over, various corporate, Whisper Audio Ltd., Simon Luckhurst
2014, Audio, Narrator, Challenge Online, National Numeracy, Paul Milner
2014, Audio, Narrator, Deadly Divorces (audiobook), Prospero, David Ryder
2014, Audio, James Watt, Georgians Revealed, British Library, Cherry Cookson
2013, Audio, Malcolm / Doctor / Weird Sister, Macbeth, London Contemporary Theatre, Lotte Wakeham
2013, Audio, Friar Lawrence / Prince / Chorus, Romeo and Juliet, London Contemporary Theatre, Luke Sheppard
2013, Audio, Oedipus, Oedipus at Colonus, Audioscribble, Felix Trench
2013, Audio, Goldstein (v.o. on stage production), 1984, Sell A Door, David Hutchinson
2011, Audio, Glasgow, Real Voices, Janet Howd and Peter Layton
2011, Audio, Narrator, Coping With Childhood Asthma, Summersdale (Audiobook), David Ryder
Video Game
2018, Video Game, Various Roles, We Happy Few, Signalspace / Compulsion Games, Christopher Fox
2015, Video Game, Damien, Zombies, Run!, Six to Start, Matt Wieteska
2015, Video Game, Scottish Guard, Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India, Pit Stop Productions
2013, Video Game, Scottish barbarian, Ryse, Crytek (Teddington Studios), Campbell Askew
Further Credits
2018, Internet, Connor Dunn, British Rationals, British Rationals, Keif Gwinn
2017, Internet, Connor Dunn, British Rationals, British Rationals, Keif Gwinn
2017, Infomercial, Us, The Killer (a 360 film), Green Bullet, Tom Stoddart
2017, Comedy, Various Roles, Sketchageddon, London Comedy Writers (Vault Festival), Gemma Layton
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Reverend Wavering, Wooden Overcoats (Live Show), AudioScribble, Andy Goddard / John Wakefield
2016, Comedy, Various Roles, Sketchageddon, London Comedy Writers (Canal Cafe), Dudley Rees
2013, Improvisation, Frank / Ben, Emma, OneOhOne, Asia Osborne
2013, Musical, Dr Phillips (lead), RIP, Iris Theatre / Grindstone, Sonnie Beckett
2012, Music Video, Arnold (lead), Pigeon Song, Flyboy Films, Matt Cameron


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Dublin, Edinburgh, German, Glasgow*, Heightened RP, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass-Baritone, Guitar, Ukulele, Waltz
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Comedy Improv, Green Screen, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Voice Over Professional/Specialist
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing, Skiing, Snowboarding*, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Balloon Modelling, Computer Engineer, Devising, Puppetry, Scientist (qualified)


Drama Studio London 2010-2011 (postgraduate acting)

RADA 2009 (summer school)

Stage combat training (with instructors including Phillip Stafford, Phillip D'Orleans, Roger Bartlett,...)

ADR Workshop with Louis Elman (2016)

Contemporary Drama Workshop with Jenny Buckman (2016)