Spotlight: DAVID ACTON


DAVID ACTON by Craig Sugden
Photo: Craig Sugden
St Martin's House, 59 St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4JS
Phone: 020 7581 3388
Mobile: 07956 224068
Studio 5.30, Grand Union Studios, 332 Ladbroke Grove, London, W10 5AD
Phone: 03452 100 111 / 020-7323 7450
Fax: 020-7637 4091
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:11st. 8lb. (73kg)
Playing Age:55 - 65 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Grey
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

Stage Television Radio Film Short Film
2019, Stage, Detective Rough, Gaslight, The Mill At Sonning, Robin Herford
2018, Stage, Sir Hugh Evans, The Merry Wives of Windsor, RSC, Fiona Laird
2018, Stage, Duncan, Macbeth, RSC, Polly Findlay
2018, Stage, Actor, The Emperor of the Moon, National Theatre Studio, Fiona Laird
2017, Stage, Sergeant Williams, Shebeen workshop, National Theatre Studio, Jamie Wright
2017, Stage, Dr Farley, A Day By The Sea, Two's Company at Southwark Playhouse, Tricia Thorns
2016, Stage, Arthur Kipps, The Woman In Black, PW Productions Ltd, National Tour, Robin Herford
2016, Stage, Duke of York, Thomas Mowbray, Richard II, Dippermouth, Palace of Westminster and Arcola, Jack Gamble and Quentin Beroud
2016, Stage, The Captain, Pedro And The Captain, The Vaults Festival, London, Miguel Hernando Torres Umba
2015, Stage, Bishop Francis Hutchinson/Saul Paterson, Jane Wenham: The Witch of Walkern, Out of Joint, Ria Parry
2013, Stage, Egeus & Peter Quince/ Angelo, A Midsummer Night's Dream & The Comedy of Errors, Propeller, Edward Hall
2013, Stage, Old Jesuit/Nealson, The English Samurai, Horipro/Thelma Holt, Tokyo and Sadler's Wells, Greg Doran
2012, Stage, French King, Bates, Pocket Henry V, Propeller, Edward Hall
2011, Stage, Arthur Kipps, The Woman In Black, PW Productions Ltd, Fortune Theatre, Robin Herford
2011, Stage, Lundestad, League of Youth, Nottingham Playhouse, Giles Croft
2011, Stage, Philip, Relatively Speaking, Watermill Theatre Newbury, Orla O'Loughlin
2010, Stage, Lawrence Baxter, House of Ghosts, Calibre Productions No. 1 Tour, Robin Herford
2010, Stage, J.M. Barrie, Capt Hook, Peter Pan, The Dukes Theatre Lancaster, Amy Leach
2009, Stage, Old Jesuit/Nealson, The English Samurai, Horipro/Thelma Holt, Tokyo, Greg Doran
2009, Stage, Gerry, The Dark Things, Travers Theatre Edinburgh, Dominic Hill
2009, Stage, Roger Nowell, SABBAT, The Dukes Theatre Lancaster, Amy Leach
2009, Stage, King Pelias, Jason And The Argonauts, The Dukes Theatre Lancaster, Joe Sumsion
2008, Stage, Titania/Helena, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Propeller, Edward Hall
2008, Stage, Ronald Cave, One Night In November, Coventry Belgrade Theatre, Hamish Glen
2008, Stage, Dr Ballard, Vertigo, Nottingham Playhouse, Giles Croft
2007, Stage, The Guard, Burial At Thebes, Nottingham Playhouse/Barbican, Lucy Pitman-Wallace
2007, Stage, Dr Görtler, I Have Been Here Before, Nottingham Playhouse, Giles Croft
2006, Stage, Sir Henry Green, Richard II, The Old Vic Company, Stephen Rayne
2005, Stage, Niels Bohr, Copenhagen, Newbury Watermill Theatre, Heather Davies
2005, Stage, Friar Francis/ Verges, Much Ado About Nothing, Theatre Royal Bath, Peter Hall
2004, Stage, Pleberio, Celestina, Birmingham Rep & Edinburgh Theatre, Calixto Bieto
2004, Stage, Friar Lawrence, Lady Capulet, Tybalt, Romeo & Juliet, AFTLS, US tour
2003, Stage, John Smith, Breaking The Code, Northampton Royal Theatre, Philip Wilson
2003, Stage, Ciampoli, The Hinge Of The World, Guildford Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Edward Hall
2002, Stage, Captain Seagull, Eastward Ho!, Royal Shakespeare Company, Lucy Pitman-Wallace
2002, Stage, Salisbury, Edward III, Royal Shakespeare Company, Anthony Clark
2002, Stage, Philargus, The Roman Actor, Royal Shakespeare Company, Sean Holmes
2000, Stage, Pinch/Egeon, The Comedy of Errors, Royal Shakespeare Company, Lynne Parker
2000, Stage, King of France, Henry V, Royal Shakespeare Company, Edward Hall
1999, Stage, Olivia, Twelfth Night, Newbury Watermill Theatre, Edward Hall
1998, Stage, Adriana, The Comedy Of Errors, Newbury Watermill Theatre, Edward Hall
1997, Stage, Archbishop/King Of France, Henry V, Newbury Watermill Theatre, Edward Hall
1997, Stage, Albany, King Lear, Young Vic Theatre, Helena Kaut-Howson
2019, Television, Mr Briggs, Emmerdale, ITV Studios, George Siougas
2019, Television, Sir Hugh, The Merry Wives Of Windsor, RSC Digital Diorama, Fiona Laird
2018, Television, Duncan, Macbeth, RSC Live, Polly Findlay
2018, Television, Sir Hugh, The Merry Wives Of Windsor, RSC Live, Fiona Laird
2017, Television, Charles Montague, 18 - Clash of Futures, Looks Films, Jan Peter
2014, Television, Doctor, Downton Abbey, Carnival Films, Ed Hall
2013, Television, Clive, BBC Doctors, BBC, Makalla McPherson
2013, Television, Gary Barlow, Hostage (Fireball In The Desert), Nutopia / Channel 4, Bruce Goodison
2013, Television, Charles Montague, 14 - Diaries of the Great War, LOOKS Film, TV Produktionen GmbH & BBC, Jan Peter
2011, Television, Judge Harper, Silent Witness: A Guilty Mind, BBC, Susan Tully
2011, Television, Doctor Waverley, Eastenders, BBC, Lee Salisbury
2009, Television, Martin How, Doctors, BBC, Ian Barber
2008, Television, Dr Williams, Hollyoaks, Mersey Television, Martin Gooch
2007, Television, Sir James Clark Ross, Fatal Passage, Fatal Passage Productions Nova Scotia Inc, John Walker
2006, Television, Graham Shepherd, Doctors, BBC Television, Martin Gooch
2006, Television, Dr Bertenson, Tchaikovsky, BBC Television, Matthew Whiteman
2006, Television, Carl Baker, The Bill, Talkback Thames, Robbie Del Maestro
2005, Television, Christopher Meyer, Blair On Trial, BBC, Farren Blackburn
2005, Television, Psychologist, Class Of '76, Zenith Productions, Ashley Pearce
2004, Television, BBC Reporter, Fooling Hitler, BBC Television, Philip Smith
2000, Television, Consultant, Doctors, BBC Television, Neil Adam
1999, Television, Parnell, Randall And Hopkirk (Deceased), BBC Television, Mark Mylod
1999, Television, Parker, The Wyvern Mysteries, BBC Television, Alex Pillai
2019, Radio, The Judge, Behind Closed Doors - Best Interests, BBC Radio Drama, David Ian Neville
2018, Radio, Air Marshall Peabody, Dot (3 series), BBC, Jessica Brown and Sasha Yevtushenko
2015, Radio, (2014 - 2015), Radio Drama Company, BBC
2006, Radio, Solicitor and Foreman, Silver Street, BBC Birmingham, James Peries
2005, Radio, Consultant and Prosecution, Silver Street, BBC Birmingham, James Peries
2004, Radio, Walter Brooke, Death Of A Secret Wife, BBC Birmingham, Jenny Stephens
2003, Radio, Skeffington, Strangers And Brothers, BBC Bristol, Jeremy Howe
2005, Film, Count Waldstein, Casanova, Solar Productions, Mark Murphy
Short Film
2011, Short Film, Richard, Volume, NFTS, Mahalia Belo
2008, Short Film, Director, Tiny Tom, PP Productions, Paul Purnell


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-East Coast, American-Midwest, American-Standard, Birmingham, Canadian, East European, French, German, Heightened RP, Lancashire, London, Oxfordshire, RP*, Suffolk, Welsh-Southern, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Japanese
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone, Cello, Jazz Dancing
(* = highly skilled)
Sailing*, Stage Combat
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence