HEATHER COOMBS

HEATHER COOMBS by Ruth Crafer
Photo: Ruth Crafer
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INSPIRATION MANAGEMENT
3.3 Hoxton Works, 128 Hoxton Street, London, N1 6SH
Phone: 020 7012 1614
Mobile: 07497 016528
E-mail: mail@inspirationmanagement.org.uk
WWW: www.inspirationmanagement.org.uk
Artist's Website: www.HeatherCoombs.com
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:9st. 6lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:40 - 52 years
Appearance:White
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging

Credits:

Sandra in Focus Group in 2019 Emmy nominated BREXIT:THE UNCIVIL WAR (C4/HBO) - UK/US 4/5 star reviews: 'Focus group explodes' - Variety, ‘movingly shown.. [Sandra] in tears..genuine poignancy' - Daily Telegraph, ‘Horribly real’ - Arts Desk, 'most devastating’ - Mail on Sunday, ‘‘Stood out’ - Financial Times, ‘sharpest scene’ - Herald Scotland, ‘striking’ - New York Times, ’Phenomenal‘ - Roger Ebert, ‘Devastating’ - Film Inquiry. Also Heather in HANNA (also Emmy nom) on AmazonPrime & in SundShorts Best Comedy Award winner THE EXAM BOARD at FFs in UK/Europe. Now: SALSA BATTLE (Scene & Heard)

Television Film Stage Commercial Audio Further Credits
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Television
2019, Television, Julie Small, The Pilot, Jam Pictures, Davie Fairbanks
2018, Television, Sandra, Brexit: The Uncivil War, House Productions for C4/HBO, Toby Haynes
2018, Television, Isabella Speaker, HANNA, NBC Universal for Amazon Prime/Working Title, Amy Neil
2015, Television, Vera Barnes, Call the Midwife, Neal Street Productions/BBC TV, Lisa Clarke
2014, Television, TFL Manager, Silent Witness, BBC Television, Craig Viveiros
2014, Television, The Woman, Count Arthur Strong, Komedia/Retort/BBC TV, Graham Linehan
2009, Television, Madame Guerin, Feral Children, Optimen for C4, Jonah Weston
2008, Television, Cora Crippen, The Last Secret of Dr Crippen, Just About Prods for C4, Clive Maltby
2007, Television, Mumsie, Manchild, BBC Television, David Evans
Television, Maggie / Veronica, People Like Us, BBC Television, John Morton
Television, Mrs Farmsworth, My Hero, BBC Television, John Stroud
Television, Bobbie, Rhona, BBC Television, Gareth Carrevick
Television, Charlie, Heartburn Hotel, BBC Television, Gareth Gwenlan
Film
2019, Film, Brigitte, Crashing, XFilm, Alex Salam
2018, Film, Shirley Mount, Mari, Smalltown/BBC/BFI Microwave Feature, Georgia Parris
2018, Film, Gillian, The Exam Board, AMF, Akaash Meeda
2018, Film, Jo Miles, We’ve Lost Him, Send Cake Films, Andrew Bruce-Lockhart
2018, Film, Spymistress, Prima, Creative Sunshine Films, James Barber
2017, Film, Jocasta Banks, Blocked, MHFilms, Michal Dzierza
2015, Film, Karen McIver, Native, Jonny Blair
2014, Film, Margaret, Microscope, Meehow Media, Michal Dzierza
2011, Film, Charlotte, Music Land World, London Met, Richard Naylor
2011, Film, Racquel, The Watchers, Mabio Media, Mark Bowsher
Film, Wanda Whirr, The Bigger Picture, What About Media, Matt Young
Film, Prim, 1d, PaperScissorsStone, Simon Purse/Simon Jarvis
Film, Sarah, Francis, Imaginative Leap, Pat Kelman
Film, Julie Fox, Encounters, Pittot Films, Pat Kelman/Jonathan Reason
Stage
2019, Stage, Peony, WhackAMole, Arts Council tour, Andrew Pritchard
2019, Stage, Carol, Troll, The Female Edit, Chapel Playhouse, Rachael Bellis
2019, Stage, Alison, Up From the Mud, Theatre 503, Imy Wyatt-Corner
2018, Stage, Denise, Running on the Spot, The Female Edit, Above the Arts Theatre, Ivana Basic
2017, Stage, Harriet, Open, Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton, Alice Seabright
2017, Stage, Deborah, Rose Coloured, Theatre503, Lara Genovese
2016, Stage, Ruby/Pearl/Mum, Piece of Silk, Giants Theatre Company, Tania Azevedo
2014, Stage, Janet MacKenzie, Witness for the Prosecution, Kalisher Players, Joe Harmston
2013, Stage, Pointy Struggles, Dream Cake, Scene & Heard, Prasanna Puwanarajah
2012, Stage, Millie Stone, Hamlet of Stepney Green, The Jewish Museum, Sam Leifer
Stage, Lucha, Dark Matters, Gog Corner, Rosemary Branch, Jo Harris
Stage, Zelda, Rogues and Vagabonds, Central Studio, Tim Supple/Sam Leifer
Stage, Hannah Chaplin, Charlie, Proteus Theatre Company, Mark Helyar
Stage, Helen, Bad Faith, Richmond Orange Tree Theatre, George Ormond
Stage, Louisa, Hard Times, Ashcroft Theatre and tour, Mark Helyar
Stage, Lady Macbeth, Macbeth, Arts Theatre and Tour, Mark Helyar
Stage, Sister Theresa, The Nun, Greenwich Studio, Margaret Forsyth
Commercial
2019, Commercial, Mum, Amazon Prime - Manchester City Pep Talk, Droga5, Steve Rogers
2018, Commercial, Hero, Senokot - Wonderfully Regular Life!, Savage, Jason & Matt Docter
2016, Commercial, Up all night Woman, Please Not Them - JB, Lotto, Biscuit London, Jeff Low
2016, Commercial, Jeremy Kyle Guest, Ebay - Apocalypse, MJZ, Tom Kuntz
2016, Commercial, Karen, Test Home Commercial, Mother London, The Blaine Brothers
2016, Commercial, Poet, The Same - Pitch Video, Leo Burnett, Alex Graham
2014, Commercial, Your Mom, Ho Ho No Go, Ogilvy/Les Telecreateurs, Vincent Lobelle
2014, Commercial, Eileen, Go See the Doctor, LOVO Films, Norman Bates
2014, Commercial, Mum, Morrisons, Outsider, Peter King
2013, Commercial, Mum, GAME, Thomas Thomas Films, Ben Tonge
Audio
2019, Audio, Mrs Brown, Tesco, Tailwind, Tim Lewis
2019, Audio, Kristin Mendelson, Star Cops - The Shadow of this Red Rock, Big Finish, Helen Goldwyn
2019, Audio, Kristin Mendelson/ Cara Hopkins, Star Cops - The New World, Big Finish, Helen Goldwyn
2016, Audio, Narrator, Living Reading, Light Division, Paul Prescott
2013, Audio, Various Narration and Character voices, Grimm's Tales, UAL, Kerry Bradley
2010, Audio, Margot (harlot) & Moril (elf), Witcher 2, Outsource Media, Mark Estdale
2010, Audio, Doc/Narr Voice, Dubai Airports Security & Awareness, TNA, Simon Walker
2010, Audio, Teacher, Microsoft, PiL/Matinee, James Caid
2009, Audio, (2008 - 2009), Felicity Flitt (Leading Voice)), Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures x 4 episodes, TellTale/Aardman, Mark Estdale
2009, Audio, (2007 - 2009), Spymistress M (Lead Voice), The Maths Investigator Cartoons x 7, OUP, Chris Renshaw
2009, Audio, Kuna Ni'Dahl, Worldshift Video Game, Outsource Media, Mark Estdale
Audio, Fay, The Lost Love of Phoebe Myers, BBC Radio 4, Ned Chaillet
Audio, Warm Comedy Trail/Link, My Family Monday, BBC UK TV Gold, Bronwen Roberts
Audio, Lady Catherine de Bourgh, Pride and Prejudice, Camden Radio, Leslie Caplan
Further Credits
2018, Web Series, Bridget Sandwich, British Rationals (4 eps), British Rationals, Keif Gwinn
2017, Internet, Harriet, Lexsnap, Rabbit Island Productions, Mark Bowsher
2017, Video, Pamela Jackson, De Agostini, Siversun Media, Mark Tuffnell
2017, Video, Professor Sofia Lowdry, The Hearing, Kartoffle Films, Liz Barber
2017, Video, Mary Johnson, It's Grammar Time!, Silversun Media, Mark Tuffnell
2016, Video, Insurance Assessor, Zurich, Chroma Films, Jason Fisher-Jones
Musical, Nurse Ireland, The Elephant Man, Miller-Lodge, Marshall W. Mason
Musical, Mae, As Time Goes By, Actors Theatre of Manhattan, New York, Kevin Kennison
Musical, Lead Singer, A Grand Night for Singing, Fairfield Halls, The King's Singers
Musical, Lead 1, Starting Here, Starting Now, Canal Cafe Theatre, Mark Helyar
Musical, Luisa, The Fantasticks, West 28th Street, Mark Helyar

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Canadian, Cockney, Devon, Edinburgh, Essex, French, Lancashire*, London, RP*, Scottish-Standard, Somerset
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Blues, Cabaret Singing, Lyric soprano*, Opera, Period Dancing, Piano
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Repertory, Role Play, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Pilates, Stage Combat*, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Narration

Training:

Diploma in Acting (Drama Studio, London)

MA Hons English (St Edmund Hall. Oxford University)