LEAH MARKS by Tom Barker
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Studio 5.30, Grand Union Studios, 332 Ladbroke Grove, London, W10 5AD
Phone: 03452 100 111 / 020-7323 7450
Fax: 020-7637 4091
E-mail: info@excellenttalent.com
WWW: www.excellenttalent.com
Artist's Website: www.leahmarks.co.uk
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:11st. (70kg)
Playing Age:30 - 65 years
Actual Age:36 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Low
Voice Character:Sincere


I am also a newsreader for BBC Radio Manchester and 5live. For more demos and examples of my radio drama performances and commercial voice over work please see www.leahmarks.co.uk.

2018, Animation, Narrator, Purple Moons, Clockwork Rooster, Michael Dalby
2018, Audio, Alex, Avocado Hand, Bamalam Productions, Lauren Sturgess and James Steventon
2018, Audio, Voiceover, BBC Civilisations Augmented Reality App, BBC/Nexus, Jessica Driscoll
2018, Audio, Joan Metcalfe, Disquiet, Naked Productions, Eloise Whitmore
2018, Commercial, Voice over, Guylian Chocolate TV commercial, Happy Hour Productions, Jake Gorton
2018, Commercial, Voice over, Longleat Safari Park radio commercial, Happy Hour Productions, Pietro Herrera
2018, Commercial, Voice over, Longleat Safari Park TV Commercial, Happy Hour Productions
2018, Commercial, Voice over, Winter Festival of Light, Longleat Safari Park - Sky Adsmart
2018, Documentary, Voice over, Inside Out North West, BBC, Kate West
2018, Radio, Storyteller, Bread and Butter, BBC Radio 4, Beth O'Dea
2018, Radio, "Jas, 24", One of five winning monologues in "Suffragette City" project, BBC Radio Manchester
2018, Radio, DC Carney, The B Towns (The Punjab), BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2018, Voice Over, Quantum Fake - VR Experience, Libby Heaney for Dublin Science Gallery
2017, Audio, 999 Operator, Man on The Moor, Max Dickens at the Udderbelly, Edinburgh Fringe, Kirsty Gillmore
2017, Documentary, 5 Live Style Radio Presenter, Air, Lark Rise Productions, Eleanor Church
2017, Radio, Narrator, Delphine De Vigan's - Based On A True Story, The Verb, BBC Radio 3
2017, Radio, Radio Interviewer, Give Dotty A Chance, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2017, Radio, Stranger 2, Hole, ADP Audio, Marie Crook
2017, Video, Sarah, 5love Letters, BBC 5live, Annabel Deas
2016, Radio, Lucy, Deadzone, Radion Media, Mike Dalby
2016, Radio, Ms Clowder, Ginger, Radion Media, Mike Dalby
2016, Radio, Sally and other characters, Intensive Care, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2016, Radio, Poem: Little St Hugh by Steve Ely, The Verb, BBC Radio 3, Faith Lawrence
2016, Short Film, Environmental Activist, Downpour Street Game, Oropendola Productions, Nick Rodd
2016, Stage, Jolie, Down The Line, Paper Moon Productions, John Wilson
2016, Video Game, Edessa, Salvaged, Opposable Games, Daniel Dowsing
2016, Voice Over, Voiceover, Asda In Store Commercial, KVH Media, Toby Huggins
2015, Audio, Woman In The Wall, The Woman In The Wall Street Game, Splash and Ripple, Rosie Poebright
2015, Site Specific, Narrator, Running to Flight, Splash and Ripple, Rosie Poebright
2015, Voice Over, Child Migrant from Manchester, V&A Child Migrant exhibition, GoLocalise for the Victoria and Albert Museum
2014, Audio, Medieval French Nun, Bodian Castle Choose Your Own Adventure, Splash and Ripple, Rosie Poebright
2014, Radio, Presenter, To Rent Or Not To Rent, BBC Radio 4, Beth O' Dea
2014, Video, Narrator, Earthquake Preparedness in Kathmandu, British Red Cross, Jude Moore
2014, Voice Over, Narrator, “Making of” Video for Natwest, Aardman, Darren Dubicki
2013, Documentary, Narrator, Sold To The Sea, Lark Rise Pictures, Eleanor Church
2013, Documentary, Narrator, Under The Radar, Environmental Justice Foundation
2013, Stage, Mother, Drag King Richard III, Bristol Shakespeare Festival, Roz Hopkinson
2013, Street Theatre, Tweedy Golfing Widow, I Say, Splash and Ripple for Play Ark Cardiff, Rosie Poebright
2012, Documentary, Narrator, Haiti, British Red Cross
2012, Street Theatre, Intimidating Agent, Incitement, Splash and Ripple at the South Bank, Rosie Poebright
2012, Street Theatre, Prison Guard, Prison Break, IDST, Lydia Coen Mason
2011, Street Theatre, Tortured Ghost of Persephone, Shadows Follow, Splash and Ripple, Rosie Poebright
2006, Radio, Presenter, The Ecobots Show (Saturday Morning Children's Programme), Groove 107.7FM, New Zealand


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Manchester*, RP*
Performance:Poetry Reading, Presenting, Radio Drama, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Voiceover Professional (own studio & ISDN)
Other Skills:Spoken Word Artist


Ongoing coaching with voice coach, Nicola Redman

Scene Study: Play With Fire Manchester, 2017 - Daniel Bradford

Scene Study: ICAT Manchester, 2016 – Anthea C Proctor

Actioning: ICAT Mcr, 2016 – Simon Trinder/Anthea C Procter

Radio Drama: Wireless Theatre Co, 2014 - Cherry Cookson

Introduction to Clowning: 2011 - Holly Stoppit

Acting for Radio: Central School of Speech & Drama, 2010 - Ned Chaillet

Voice Acting: City Lit, 2009 - Irene Bradshaw

Microphone Technique: City Lit, 2009 - David Thorpe

Alexander Technique: 2009 - STAT registered teacher