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Artist's Website: www.darrenbenedict.co.uk
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:35 - 43 years
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Natural
Voice Quality:Warm


Just finished the 5 Star, Offie-winning ‘Top Hat’ - click here for mentions: http://darrenbenedict.co.uk/reviews/ WINNER: 'Acting Excellence' award from The Stage, 2015.

Stage Television Short Film Film Commercial Voice Over Educational Rehearsed Reading
2018, Stage, Horace Hardwick, Top Hat - 2017/18, Ovation Productions, John Plews
2015, Stage, Nigel Farage, UKIP! The Musical, Hell Bent Theatre, Edinburgh Festival, Jessica Williams
2014, Stage, Dad/Dymotron, The Night Before Christmas, Big Wooden Horse, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Adam Bampton-Smith
2014, Stage, Peter Hammond, Queen's Physician, The Mad Parade, Newbury Productions Ltd, Trafalgar Studios, John Schwab
2014, Stage, Conrade/Don John, Much Ado About Nothing, Okai Collier, Lion & Unicorn Theatre, Ross McGregor
2013, Stage, Ugly Sister, Cinderella (Panto), Tread Productions, Graham Tudor
2013, Stage, Male U/S, Joking Apart, Kean Productions, Abigail Anderson
2012, Stage, Butler/Merchant, Beauty & the Beast (Musical), Engine House, Lawrence Batley Theatre, Matt Aston
2011, Stage, Ensemble, The Boy Friend (Musical), Eyebrow Productions, Her Majesty's Theatre, John Sheerman
2011, Stage, Glenn Cooper, Rumours, Madison Theatre Company, Hen & Chickens Theatre, Rob Watt
2011, Stage, Bloon, The Hang of the Gaol, Rolling Sky Productions, Brockley Jack Studio, Doug Rollins
2011, Stage, Simon/Stan/Carl, Decency & Discretion, Theatrical Niche, Phoenix Theatre, Ross McGregor
2010, Stage, Dean (Lead), The 9:21 to Shrub Hill, Waxwing Theatre, New Diorama Theatre, Ed Bartram
2010, Stage, Mog Edwards/Mr Pugh/Mr Ogmore/Sinbad/Dicky, Under Milk Wood, ALRA, Phil Clark
2016, Television, Toff, Harlots, ITV Encore/Hulu, China Moo-Young
2016, Television, Peter (Series Regular), Cooking on Gas, BBC Worldwide, Rob Carter
2015, Television, Detective Hardy (Web series), Solve, Pixel Cove Productions, Natalie Simpson
2004, Television, Crimean Soldier, Magic Grandad, BBC Television, Christos Georgiou
2004, Television, Lead Actor, Time Machine, BBC Television, Scott Alexander
2004, Television, Charity Worker, Teachers, Tiger Aspect Productions, Andrew Lincoln
2003, Television, Crash Survivor, Casualty, BBC Television, Euros Lyn
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Dr Thomas, Strong, NFTS, Shane Lim
2015, Short Film, Robert, See, NFTS, Kevin Yeh
2013, Short Film, Leading Man (Mr River), The Usher, Off the Curb, Chris Rogers
2013, Short Film, George (Lead), Breakdown, Oliver Briginshaw
2012, Short Film, Chris (Lead), Clean, Zil Media, Onur Cihan
2012, Short Film, Business Man, Finding Time, The Mardi Bunch, Miranda Howard-Williams
2011, Short Film, Toby (Lead), Home, Met Film School, George Fox
2010, Short Film, Rupert, Six Covers, ALRA, Baz Taylor
2016, Feature Film, Jeff Jacobs, AUX, Evolutionary Films, John Adams
2014, Feature Film, Good Cop, Benny Loves You, Darkline Entertainment, Karl Holt
2018, Commercial, Dog Walker, EuroMillions, HLA, Tom Merillion
2018, Commercial, Husband, Vauxhall 'Sky Cinema' Idents, Pulse Films, John Dower
2017, Commercial, Phil (Husband/Dad), AHDB Pork, Acne Production, Ben Tonge
2015, Commercial, Trevor Howard, Go Compare - Brief Encounter, PI Films, Graham Rose
2015, Commercial, Zweifel Employee, Zweifel Crisps (TV, Cinema, Internet & POS), Movie Bar Productions, Barney Cokeliss
2013, Commercial, Patient, MDG Health Check, The Broadcast Business, Sunny Bahia
2012, Commercial, Husband, Witor's Chocolate, The Box Films, Nicholas Osborne & Sune Maroni
2011, Commercial, Europcar Employee, Europcar TV Commercial, Gorgeous Enterprises, Chris Palmer
Voice Over
2019, Voice Over, Puddle Duck, Puddle Ducks TV commercial, 5A, Ruth Nelson
2018, Voice Over, Puddle Duck, Puddle Ducks TV commerical, SNK Studios, Chris Bristow
2018, Voice Over, Narrator, Sky Thieves by Dan Walker (Audio Book), RNIB, Rupert Morgan
2018, Voice Over, Voice Over, V Home by Vodafone, Mr White, Matt Carroll
2018, Voice Over, Sebastian, Guilt by Amanda Robson (Audio Book), RNIB, Rupert Morgan
2017, Voice Over, Voice Over, Close Brothers Corporate Video, SNK Studios, Jeremy Shaw
2017, Voice Over, Vodafone Corporate Video, Mr White, Matt Carroll
2017, Voice Over, Adcetris Pharmaceutical video, Guilt Free Post, Nic Cosenza
2017, Voice Over, LIC (Life Insurance Corporation of India) TVC, SNK Studios, Dan Jenkinson
2016, Voice Over, Voice 11 (Male 30s), High Five! English Language training, SNK Studios, Alys Hewer
2016, Voice Over, Dad/Daniel, English at University audio play, BBC Learning English, Rob Carter
2016, Voice Over, British Standards Institution corporate videos, Hangar Seven, Matt Carroll
2015, Voice Over, Barclays Launch Pad (Online Commercial), Spectrecom Films, Andrew Greener
2015, Voice Over, De La Rue (Corporate Video), Maple Street Productions, Louise Mulroy
2015, Voice Over, Algernon, The Importance of Being Ernest (Podcast), BBC Learning English, Finn Aberdein
2015, Voice Over, University of Reading (Corporate Video), Maple Street Studios, Louise Mulroy
2015, Voice Over, Jem, Jamaica Inn (Podcast), BBC Learning English, Rob Carter
2015, Voice Over, Backup Exec 2015 (Corporate Video), Symantec
2015, Voice Over, White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Dodo & Caterpillar, Alice in Wonderland (Podcast), BBC Learning English, Catherine Chapman
2015, Voice Over, Manhattan Associates (Corporate Video), SNK Studios, Rob Baker
2014, Voice Over, Scrooge, A Christmas Carol (Podcast), BBC Learning English, Graciela Damiano
2014, Voice Over, Relvar Ellipta (Medical Video), Maple Street Studios, Louise Mulroy
2014, Voice Over, Narrator, The Lie by Helen Dunmore (Audio Book), ID Audio, Patrick McQuaid
2014, Voice Over, Adcetris (Medical Video), SNK Studios, Rob Baker
2014, Voice Over, Exxon Mobile (Corporate Video), SNK Studios, Ben Siegal
2014, Voice Over, BMW Business Partnership radio ad, Maple Street Studios, Louise Mulroy
2014, Voice Over, Citrix (Radio Ads), Absolute Radio, Paul Golliker
2014, Voice Over, Kent & Medway Safety Camera Partnership (TV Spot), OneOne2 Productions, Steve Scheuregger
2014, Voice Over, Citrix (Radio Ads), LBC 97.3, Paul Golliker
2013, Voice Over, Ragus (Corporate Films), SNK Studios, Ben Siegal
2013, Voice Over, Holmes & Marchant (Corporate Video), Startup Films, Jez Startup
2012, Voice Over, Dr Love, Polyoaks, Series 2, Episode 4 'Strange Dr Love' (Radio Play), BBC Radio 4, Frank Stirling
2012, Voice Over, Derek, Far From Home (Radio Play), Blast Radio, Ben Morse
2012, Voice Over, Ecovision.com (Radio Ad), Nationwide Local Radio, Jordan Thomas
2011, Voice Over, Graze.com (Radio Ad), Smooth Radio, Graham Hellis
2017, Educational, Darnell, GSK Living our Values, Cubist Media Group, David Corcoran
2017, Educational, Neighbour/Detective, It's Grammar Time! - Level 3, Silversun Media Group, Mark Tuffnell
2016, Educational, Terry (Lead), Philips Information Security video - Password Management, Wenneker TV, Peggy Steenvoorden
2016, Educational, Stuart (Lead), Philips Information Security video - Risk of Downloading, Wenneker TV, Peggy Steenvoorden
2016, Educational, Storyteller, David Copperfield, Piper of Hamelin & The Vampyre, BBC Learning English, Rob Carter
2016, Educational, Storyteller, Rumplestiltskin, Huckleberry Finn & 20,000 Leagues..., BBC Learning English, Rob Carter
Rehearsed Reading
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Nigel Farage, Brexit at Tiffany's, Hell Bent Theatre, Jessica Williams
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Sebastian, Thanks for Sharing, The Hidden Theatre Company, Danae Cambrook
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Oliver (Boss) & Magistrate, Selling the Sky, Write Club, White Bear Theatre, Linda Miller
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Lockwood, Wuthering Heights (Musical), Red Lion Theatre, Kitty McDonald
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Peter Hammond, Physician to the Queen, God Save The Mad Parade, David Spicer, Fairfield Halls, John Schwab
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Charles, Al & Paul, All Hallows, The Cokesford Company, Greenwich Theatre, Wayne Drew
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Leonard, Time and Time Again, ID Theatre Company, Darius Lukas Piraitis


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Birmingham, Bristol*, Liverpool, London, Manchester, RP*, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Ballroom Dancing*, Baritone-High*, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing, Latin American*, Line Dancing, Schottische Dance, Two Step
Performance:Audio Books, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Dancer-Professional, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Repertory, Role Play, Singer-Professional, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Cycling, Karate*, Medieval Sword Fighting, Running, Sailing, Stage Combat, Swimming, Weight Training, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Pilates