Spotlight: JULIAN BIRD


JULIAN BIRD by Nicholas Dawkes
Photo: Nicholas Dawkes
Phone: 020 3004 9227
Mobile: 07729 646099
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:13st. 7lb. (86kg)
Playing Age:68 - 75 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Clive on BBC Eastenders /// Stage reviews: "Julian Bird’s performance was nothing short of phenomenal " Everything Theatre /

"Julian Bird becomes Meslier. The authority with which he speaks and his presence is entirely convincing" The Scotsman ***** /

"There are a couple of stand-out performances, particularly from Julian Bird as shifty cabinet minister Stagg." [The Hang of the Gaol] The Stage

Television Film Stage Further Credits
2016, Television, Clive, East Enders, BBC, Laurence Wilson
2016, Television, Maurice de Bunsen, Lines In The Sand, Noon Vision Documentary, Richard Platt
2014, Television, The Judge, Murder Maps, 3DD Productions, Dan Kontur
2011, Television, The Bishop of London, The Tudors, BBC/Showtime
2010, Television, Photographer, Shoot Me, Brighter Pictures, Adam Hayes
2014, Feature Film, Brigadier, He Who Dares: Downing Street Siege, Press On Features, Paul Tanter
2013, Feature Film, The Duke, Dora, 28 Films Ltd, Delia Antal
2017, Stage, Ethan Carter, Creative Blue Balls, The Theatre Royal Stratford East, Julian Bruton
2017, Stage, Mark, A Safe Space, Theatre 503, Iona Batis
2017, Stage, Chebutikin, Three Sisters, Arts Theatre West End, David Weinberg
2015, Stage, Leonato, Much Ado About Nothing, ACSrandom at The Park Theatre, Andrew Shepherd
2014, Stage, Robert, Proof, Reading Repertory Theatre, Paul Stacey
2016, Stage, Kroll, Danger: Memory (Arthur Miller), Teatro Technis Camden, Nathan Osgood
Stage, Lead Role, The Last Priest, The King's Head, Tom Cornford
Stage, Lear, King Lear, Rose Theatre Bankside, House On The Hill, Grace Wessels
2015, Stage, The Waiter, The Dinner, Black and White Rainbow, Waterloo Vaults, Simon Evans
Stage, Bishop Billadeau, Lilies, Sinister Shadow, Courtyard Theatre, Roderick Morgan
Stage, William Stagg, The Hang of the Gaol, Rolling Sky, Brockley Jack Theatre, Doug Rollins
Stage, Dr Meier, Judenfrei, Historia, Henley Festival, Tom Scott
Stage, Kostyliov, The Lower Depth, Barons Court Theatre, Matt Beresford
2013, Stage, u/s Falstaff, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Shakespeare's Globe Tour, Christopher Luscombe
Stage, Duke Frederick and Duke Senior, As You Like It, Pinot Theatre Company, Ro Dalziel
Stage, Stefan/Akim, Indecent Incident, Utrophia, Evie Manning
Stage, Dr Overguard, Love Horse, Unaminous Cohort Theatre, Max Jerschke
Stage, Creon, Antigone, Illuminated theatre, Kristen Bowditch
Stage, multiple, Grand Slam, Zeitgeist, Zia Trench
Stage, Col Redfern, Look Back in Anger, Greenwich Playhouse, Maria Chirambo
Stage, Daddy Dovre, Peer Gynt, Ibsen Stage Company, The Pleasance Theatre, Teile Tveit
Stage, Dr Harry, The Red Restaurant, The Red Restaurant, Jo Shaw
Stage, Chebutikin, Three Sisters, API, Dumble Kogbara
Stage, Lead Role, Meslier, Edinburgh Festival, David Roylance
Stage, Dazed And Abused, London Etcetera Theatre, Mark Bowden
Stage, Dazed And Abused, DVF Studios/New York, Mark Bowden
Stage, Dazed And Abused, King's Head Theatre, Mark Bowden
Stage, Psychiatrist, Dazed And Abused, Edinburgh Festival/Switch Track Prods, Mark Bowden
Stage, Psychiatrist, Dazed And Abused, The Canel Cafe/Little Venice, London, Mark Bowden
Stage, Father, Healing In Time, Edinburgh Festival/Lollipop Productions, David Read
Stage, Father, Healing In Time, Soho Theatre
2016, Stage, Kroll, Danger: Memory (Arthur Miller), Nearly There Productions, Nathan Osgood
Further Credits
2016, Short Film, Chester, The Knock, Cubeink, The Greybe Brothers
2012, Short Film, The Priest, My Little Angel, Soob Productions, Ice Neal
2012, Short Film, Chairman of the Turner Prize Committee, Follow Me, 104 Films Ltd, Katherine Aranaiello
2011, Musical, Charles Rigg QC, Loving Art, Landor, Robert McWhirr
2011, Short Film, The Tramp, Cold Burden, Tavasoli, Pouya Tavasoli
2011, Short Film, The Doctor, Honour Thy Father, Toropov Films, Gleb Toropov


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, French, Irish-Southern, Italian, Northern, RP, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Performance:Live Roleplay, Role Play
(* = highly skilled)
Cricket, Darts, Rugby, Snooker, Squash, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


Central School of Speech and Drama

Quote that was made "It was Julian Bird's performance that won my heart - he was nothing short of phenomenal' (Everything Theatre 19/07/13)"