Photo: Chris Mann
4th Floor, 80-81 St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4AA
Phone: 020-7240 2116
Tenbury House, 36 Teme Street, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire WR15 8AA
Phone: 01584 819005
Fax: 01584 819076
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:18 - 30 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length


'This dramatic shift in tone owes much to the exceptional Lizzie Sarah Franks, who delivers a rich performance and proves to be as stunning a comedienne as she is capable of great sadness'. Alechemystorium. The Scotsman. 'Franks brings the right mix of vulnerability and spunkiness' Cinderella. The stage. 'Shy Shelley is played with comic perfection by Lizzie Franks' Tale of Mr Tumble. Manchester Opera House. Manchester Confidential.

Stage Further Credits
2018, Stage, Fairy Plum Duff, Sleeping Beauty, Key Theatre Peterborough, Simon Egerton
2017, Stage, Multi Role/ Comedian, MindfulMess, Franks and Skinner / Just the Tonic, Emma Baggott (co-director)
2017, Stage, The Story Engineer, The Story Engineer, Soho Theatre (Outdoor Show - Chingford Park), James Blakey
2017, Stage, Medusa/ Agatha/ Chrissie, Rehearsed Reading; Soho Theatre, Goldsmiths, Rosamunde Hutt
2017, Stage, The Clever Princess, The Snow Queen, The New Vic Theatre, Theresa Heskins
2016, Stage, Daughter, Leaper, Tucked In Productions, Hal Chambers
2016, Stage, Cinderella, Cinderella, The Roses Theatre, Tewksbury, Ben Crocker
2015, Stage, Shelley, The Tale of Mr Tumble, Manchester International Festival/ CBeebies Live, Will Brenton
2015, Stage, Russian Frog Tamer, Stockton International Circus Festival, Slunglow, James Blakey
2015, Stage, Comedian/ Double Act, Franks and Skinner Present Myself and Myself, Just The Tonic Edinburgh Festival
2015, Stage, Comedian/ Double Act, Franks and Skinner Present: Myself and Myself, Franks and Skinner, Pleasance Theatre Islington
2015, Stage, Candy/ Nurse Flyn, Cuckoo's Nest The Musical, Chris Turner and The Lost Theatre, Steve Elias
2015, Stage, Clown, Tell Tales Festival at RichMix Theatre, Jackdaw Theatre, James Blakey
2015, Stage, Fairy, Jack and The Beanstalk, Key Theatre and The Production Exchange, Abigail Anderson
2014, Stage, Multi-role, Too Prolix; A Tour out of Time, Steve Klee, Colin Blumenau
2014, Stage, Alfa, Rift Zone, Night Light Theatre, The New Diorama Theatre, Richard Rusk
2014, Stage, Croissant, Beauty And The Beast, Hiss and Boo Productions, The Riverfront Theatre, Colin Blumenau
2013, Stage, Mum and Great Aunt Loretta, Grandpa In My Pocket; Teamwork!, Nottingham Playhouse, Rosamunde Hutt
2013, Stage, Cinderella, Cinderella, Chipping Norton Theatre, John Terry
2012, Stage, The Curly Clown, The Alchemystorium, Gomito Productions, Amelia Bird
2012, Stage, Tommy the Cat, Dick Whittington and His Cat, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, Colin Blumenau
2011, Stage, Viola, LAMDA Showcase, LAMDA, John Link
2011, Stage, Aspatia, LAMDA Showcase, LAMDA, John Baxter
2011, Stage, Winnie, Winnie the Witch, Watershed, Anthony Clark
2010, Stage, Sister of the Bride/Singer, The Rotten Wedding at The York Theatre Royal, TrailBlaze Theatre Company, Amy Curtis
2010, Stage, Christmas Troll, Enid, A Merry Little Christmas, Gomito Productions, Richard Rusk
2010, Stage, Puppeteer/ Storyteller, FISH, Gomito Productions, Amelia Bird
2009, Stage, Penelope Salt, (Romantic lead), Before We Remember, Gomito Productions, Richard Rusk
2008, Stage, Lavinia, Titus Andronichus, Harbinger Theatre Company, Lukas Weinhart
Further Credits
2018, Commercial, Female Client, Motorama National TV Campaign, Big Als Creative Emporium
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Multi - Role, Soho Theatre Rehearsed Reading, Goldsmith's University, Rosamunde Hutt
2017, Corporate, Helen, SAP Corporate Conference, SAP, Susan Tordoff
2016, Corporate, Woman with Phone/ Woman with coffee, HSBC Comic Corporate Film, Edge Picture, David Meadows
2015, Television, Jamelia's Personal Assistant, Strictly Come Dancing VT, BBC 1, Jamie Mcleish
2015, Television, Berth Morisot, Mr Maker's Arty Party, Cbeebies and Zodiak, Helen Scott
2015, Television, Beatrix Potter, Mister Maker's Arty Party, Cbeebies and Zodiak, Helen Scott
2015, Television, Frida Kahlo, Mister Maker's Arty Party, CBeebies and Zodiak, Richard Bradley
2015, Television, Shelley, The Tale of Mr Tumble, CBeebies Live Season
2012, Short Film, Emily, Blank Canvas, Jon Rennie, Jon Rennie
2012, Television, Bubbles, Grandpa In My Pocket Series 3, CBeebies/Adastra Creative, Richard Bradley
2014, Video Game, Musician, Guitar Hero, Pulse Films, Giorgio Testi
2009, Television, Helpful Harry, Little Red Things, Adastra Creative, Martin Franks
2009, Television, Bubbles, Grandpa In My Pocket Series 2, CBeebies/Adastra Creative, Richard Bradley
2008, Television, Bubbles, Grandpa In My Pocket Series 1, CBeebies/Adastra Creative, Richard Bradley
1997, Audio, Matilda, Matilda. Roald Dahl, Puffin Audio Books, Mellie Buse
1997, Audio, Sophie, The BFG. Roald Dahl Audio Tapes, Puffin Audio Books, Mellie Buse
2003, Audio, Narrator, The Hoobs, Jim Henson. Channel 4., Various Directors


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Birmingham, Cockney, Liverpool, RP*, Welsh-Southern
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet*, Choreography*, Contemporary Dance*, Folk Singing*, Guitar, Jazz Dancing*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano, Saxophone*, Sight-Reading, Soprano Saxophone*, Tap, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Clown, Comedy, Musical Comedy, Physical Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-riding, Rollerblading, Scuba Diving, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Devising, Movement Director/Coach, Puppetry, Workshop Leader (Acting)


The Arts Educational School, Tring Park; Dance and Musical Theatre

LAMDA Diploma; Shakespeare and His Contemporaries

Exeter University 1st Class BA Hons Degree in Drama

Award for 'Outstanding Achievement' Exeter University