WILLIAM LESTER

WILLIAM LESTER by Ennio Ficiur
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ASTON MANAGEMENT
Aston Farm House, Remenham Lane, Henley on Thames, RG9 3DE
Phone: 07742 059762
Mobile: 07903 880524
E-mail: agent@astonmgt.com
WWW: www.astonmgt.com
Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Fulton County, Georgia, United States
Málaga, Andalusia, Spain
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:10st. 12lb. (69kg)
Playing Age:30 - 48 years
Appearance:White
Nationality:American
Other:Green Card
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

Credits:

Currently recording The Space Race audio series as Tom Stafford (US). A comic actor equally gifted in drama. William is an outstanding vocalist starting his career in national TV commercials, film and touring out of Miami FL, he moved to Europe to appear in The Rocky Horror Show. Native US actor.

Film Television Musical Stage Voice Over Further Credits
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Film
2019, Film, American Delegate, Carol, Aston Productions & Bayhorse Productions, Jo Southwell
2018, Film, Bill, Dirt, Beaumont Productions, William Kee
2018, Film, Airline Host, Entrance No Exit, Aston Productions, Jo Southwell
2017, Film, Tim, Uncle Marty, Young & Read Production, Tom Young
2010, Film, Victim, Punch! - The Musical, Black Gold Films, Tom Shirm
1994, Film, Joe Tourist (Featured Lead), Miami Film Festival Opening Short, Kesser Productions, Miami, Carl Kesser
Television
2017, Television, Featured choir singer, First Dates at Christmas, Channel 4, Dave Simmons
2016, Television, Comedy Christmas Caroller, All Star Mr & Mrs Christmas Special, ITV
2015, Television, Comedy Victorian Caroller, All Star Mr & Mrs Christmas Special, ITV
Musical
2012, Musical, Master of Ceremonies, Choice, Jermyn Street Theatre, Rachel Howells
2004, Musical, Larry, Flopstar, Kings Head Theatre, Racky Plews
1996, Musical, Phantom/Frank N Furter, Rocky Horror Show (European Tour), Ballet Classic & Entertainment, Gmbh, Christopher Malcolm
1994, Musical, Wheels/Minka, Prom Queens Unchained, Actor's Playhouse, Miami, David Arisco
1993, Musical, Freddy, My Fair Lady, Alhambra Dinner Theatre (US), Todd Booth
1992, Musical, Tulsa, Gypsy, Alhambra Dinner Theatre (US), Todd Booth
1990, Musical, Alan, Babes In Toyland (US Nat'l Tour), Troupe America, Inc, Curt Wollen
1989, Musical, Young Dylan Thomas, A Child's Christmas In Wales (US Nat'l Tour), Troupe America, Inc, Curt Wollen
Stage
1994, Stage, Character 1, Jeffrey, Acme Acting Company, Miami, Juan Cejas
1991, Stage, Templeton, Charlotte's Web (US Nat'l Tour), Birmingham Children's Theatre, Alex McConnell
1988, Stage, Billy Bibbit, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, UNCG Theatre Prod, John Arnold
1986, Stage, Leon, Fools, UNCG Theatre Prod, Karma Ibsen Riley
1986, Stage, Northrup, The Enchanted Laboratory of Nostromos The Magnificent, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA, Donald Cox
Voice Over
2014, Voice Over, Singing Father, Stephan Scown Solicitors radio ad, Dancing Bear Music, Russell Chandler
2011, Voice Over, Guide Voice, Story of London - National Youth Theatre Podcast, Evolution Media
2010, Voice Over, Foyer Greeting VO, Ripley's Believe It of Not, Piccadilly Circus, Evolution Media
Further Credits
2019, Audio, Tom Stafford, The Space Race, B7 Productions, Patrick Chapman
2007, Video, Engineering Professor, E Learning Video, Shoot Group, London
1993, Commercial, Father of Six, Baby Superstore (US Regional), Pelham King Productions, Miami
1993, Commercial, Nerdy Technician, Cellular One (US Regional East Coast), Crispin & Porter, Miami

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-East Coast*, American-Midwest, American-Southern States, American-Standard*, Canadian, East European, English-Standard, French, German, Mid-Atlantic, RP, Spanish
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Blues, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing, Clog Dancing, Contemporary Singing, Country Dancing, Country Singing*, Folk Dancing, Folk Singing, Freestyle Dance, Funk-Style Dance, Harmony Singing*, Keyboards, Pop Singing*, Recorder, Rock Singing*, Sight-Reading
Performance:Actor-Singer, Autocue trained/experienced, Comedy, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Presenting, Professional Singer, Recording Artist, Sight-Reading (non-musical), TV Presenting, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Bowling, Mountain Hiking, RollerSkating, Skiing, Swimming, Water Skiing, Weight Training
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Cooking/Baking, Moped Rider, Motorboat, Musical Theatre Workshop Leader, Narration, Photographic Model, Singing Teacher/Coach, Voice Coach (professional)
Vocal Range:G2 to F5 (belt to A4)

Training:

University of North Carolina at Greensboro (USA), Bachelor of Fine Arts Acting & Directing, 1985-1989

Actors' Temple - London, Introduction to the Meisner Technique, 2015

Actor's Studio - Pinewood Studios London, "Expanding the Emotional Range" with director John East, 2019