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Nemesis House, 1 Oxford Court, Bishopsgate, Manchester M2 3WQ
Phone: 0161-228 6866
Fax: 0161-228 6727
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. 10lb. (62kg)
Playing Age:32 - 40 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Mature

About me:

Lindsay has just completed a guest role as Josie McGiever on CORONATION STREET.

Currently filming Comedy Pilot LIFE IN NON LEAGUE and getting ready to film UK Comedy MEET THE RICHARDSONS.

Lindsay has also been Directing her first film Enter Nirvana scheduled for release late 2020.

Film Television Commercial Stage Voice Over Further Credits
2020, Film, Woman, Enter Nirvana, Lindsay Bennett-Thompson
2019, Film, Laura Dickinson, Puppy, Skylark Vision, Marc Zammit
2019, Film, Mother, Rainbow Hub: Groundhog Day, Fetch Films, Adam Riozzi
2018, Film, Manager, The Doorman, Little Glass Pictures, Patrick Ryder
2017, Film, Ellen, Best of Three, Signal Films and Media, Ben Salavati
2016, Film, Juliette Stone (lead), Lions & Tigers & Bears, Digital Zoetrope, Lee Bolton
2016, Film, Anna (lead), Still, Reel People Films, Oliver Park
2016, Film, Ms Hayes, SKYE, Genesis Flux Films, Chris Cronin
2015, Film, Pilot (lead), Charlie and Me, Elerby Studios, Lee Bolton
2015, Film, Anna Black (lead), Goldfish, Blue Ridge Films, Dale Driver
2015, Feature Film, Rebecca (lead), Seizure, Quickfoot, Ryan Simons
2007, Feature Film, Ruth, Valerie's Orchid, Shooters Media, Nick Breakspear
2020, Television, Focus Group Leader, Meet the Richardsons, Dave, Eddie Stafford
2020, Television, Josie McGiever, Coronation Street, ITV, Gill Wilkinson
2019, Television, Francis Bates, Judge Rinder - Crime Stories, ITV, David Dunkerley
2017, Television, Dr P Jones, Coronation Street, ITV, Matt Hilton
2014, Television, Puppeteer, The Slammer Returns, BBC, John Payne
2020, Commercial, Hero Mum, Seabrooks, No Drama, Richard Oliver
2020, Commercial, Gangster Mum, Matalan, Craft, Mat Huntley
2020, Commercial, Factory Friend, Ideal Boilers, No Drama
2017, Commercial, Lotto Winner, Jackpot Joy, Sugar Free TV, Nick Jasonovec
2016, Commercial, Hero Woman, Emmerdale Studio Experience, Think Make Create, Marcus Jones
2015, Commercial, Mum, Arighi Bianchi, Re:Production, Mark Martin
2015, Commercial, Comedy Mum, Mr Freeze, The Gate Productions, Tom Shrapnel
2015, Commercial, Hero's Friend, Lights, AMV BBDO, Frederic Planchon
2014, Commercial, Mother (Quirky), Tough and Durable, iSite TV, Jack Stimson
2019, Stage, Puppet Animation Director, A Space Odessey, Viking Lines, Russ Brown
2018, Stage, Lisa, Wear Pearls and Smile, Beverley Green
2018, Stage, Animation Director / Co-producer, Ghosts on Board, Russell Brown International Magic, Russell Brown
2018, Stage, Puppeteer, Captain Vikings Underwater Adventure, Chilgok International Puppets - Korea, Ki-deuk Choi
2015, Stage, Lindsay Bennett - (stand up), The Mercury Complex, Manchester Fringe
2014, Stage, The Actress, Exit Smiling, Habarts, Word of Warning, Peader Kirk
2014, Stage, Black Light Puppeteer, The Creature From The Blackpool Lagoon, Entertainment Productions, Russel Brown
2012, Stage, Black Light Puppeteer, Planet Rock, Stageworks Worldwide, Russel Brown
2008, Stage, Maria, Joey and Maria's Comedy Italian Wedding, Dillstar Productions - UK and Ireland
Voice Over
2019, Voice Over, Scientist, The Adventures of Petunia, Judy England-McCarthy
2019, Voice Over, Voiceover Host, International Magic Convention 2019, BMC, Guy Barret
2018, Voice Over, Robot Mother, Eden, Soulpix / Playstation, Frank Sennholz
2018, Voice Over, Nurse, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures
2018, Voice Over, Ethereal Voice, Blanket Debut Album - How to let go, Blanket, Music for Nations / Sony
Further Credits
2017, Cruise, Animation Director, Captain Viking's Underwater Adventure, Russell Brown Magic International, Russell Brown
2017, Corporate, Kathy, Iceni London, Iceni, James Lawes
2016, Corporate, Dr Right-Timpson, Medical Training Video, Iceni
2016, Corporate, Manager, Lakeland Training, Lakes Training Solutions Ltd, Guy Pocock
2016, Corporate, Molly, Health and safety Corporate Film, Juice Learning, Mark Knight
2015, Corporate, Jenny - Building planner, Carillion E Learning, Rossiter & Co Ltd, Adrian Taylor
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Maddy/Nicola/Female PO, Gone From Here, iFeatures, Lewis Metcalfe
2015, Role Play, Simulated Patient, Manchester University, Manchester University
2014, Role Play, Victim, ICPP, Independent Police Complaints Commission, Alan Oliver
2013, Site Specific, Performer / Live Artist, Inverted Gray, Vantage 3 - Live Art Edition, Adam Young
2013, Site Specific, Live Art Performer, Poolside Emergency, Word of Warning, Tamsin Drury
2013, Site Specific, Assistant Director, Obstanate Oswald and the Monster of Mud, Icon Theatre, Nancy Hirst


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Cockney, English-Standard, Heightened RP, Lancashire*, RP, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Jazz Singing
Performance:Children's Theatre, Comedy, Commentating, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Skin Work, Theatre In Education
(* = highly skilled)
Abseiling, Archery, Horse-riding, RollerSkating, Snowboarding
Other Skills:Devising, Improvisation, Painting, Puppetry, Puppetry-Hand


St Annes College of Performing Arts, Btec National Diploma, 2 years, 1996 - 1998

DNA Performance Resource - Acting for camera (advanced) Darren Gordon - 2007 - 2009

University of Central Lancashire - BA (Hons) Contemporary Theatre and Performance - 2011 - 2014 - First Class Honours