Spotlight: CATHY TYSON


CATHY TYSON by Jennie Scott
Photo: Jennie Scott
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14 City Lofts, 112-116 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4LE
Phone: 020-7734 6441
4th Floor, 35 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7JF
Phone: 020-7434 2040
Fax: 020-7434 2042
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:11st. 2lb. (71kg)
Playing Age:40 - 50 years
Appearance:Black-Caribbean, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Clear

Currently appearing:

Winner: Los Angeles Film Critics Association 1987, Best Supporting Actress, *Mona Lisa | Nominee: Golden Globes 1987, Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture, *Mona Lisa | Nominee: BAFTA 1987, Best Actress, *Mona Lisa.

Stage Film Television
2020, Stage, Danby/Mary/Meg/Shona, Rockets and Blue Lights, Manchester Royal Exchange, Miranda Cromwell
2019, Stage, Woman, The String Quartet's Guide to Sex and Anxiety (Paris), Birmingham Rep, Calixto Bieito
2019, Stage, Rachel, My Beautiful Launderette, Leicester Curve, Nikolai Foster
2019, Stage, Various, The Listening Room (tour), Crowded Room, Max Barton
2019, Stage, Alison, Fighter, Stratford Circus, Julie Addy
2019, Stage, Siobhan, Rebus: Long Shadows (tour extension), Birmingham Rep, Robin Lefevre
2018, Stage, Siobhan, Rebus: Long Shadows, Birmingham Rep, Robin Lefevre
2018, Stage, Woman, The String Quartet's Guide to Sex and Anxiety, Birmingham Rep, Calixto Bieito
2017, Stage, Various Roles, The Listening Room, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Max Barton
2017, Stage, Irene, Talking Heads, Octagon Theatre Bolton, Ben Occhipinti
2017, Stage, Irene, Winter Hill, Octagon Theatre Bolton, Elizabeth Newman
2017, Stage, Evangeline, She Called Me Mother, Pitch Lake Prods / Tara Arts, Cara Nolan
2016, Stage, Lady Bracknell, The Importance of Being Earnest, Birmingham Rep / Curve Leicester, Nikolai Foster
2016, Stage, Lemmie, Red Snapper, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, Justine Themen
2015, Stage, Evangeline, She Called Me Mother, Pitch Lake Prods / Tara Arts, Cara Nolan
2015, Stage, Ensemble, Stand, Goode Company, Chris Goode
2014, Stage, Marie Curie, Radiance, Tabard Theatre, Mark Giesser
2014, Stage, Elsie, Bright Phoenix, Liverpool Everyman, Serdar Bilis
2014, Stage, Ensemble, Stand, Oxford Playhouse / Goode & Company, Chris Goode
2014, Stage, Amma, Snakes And Ladders, Plenty Productions and Rolemop Productions, Kerri McClean
2013, Stage, Ensemble cast, Monkey Bars, Chris Goode and Company, Chris Goode
2009, Stage, Various Roles, The Vagina Monolougues, Mark Goucher Productions, Michael Smith
2008, Stage, Linda, 1800 acres, Riverside Studios, Alex Helfrecht
2008, Stage, Medina, Burned to Nothing, Tiata Fahodzi, Femi Elufowoju Jr
2007, Stage, Anglea/ Veronica, The May Queen, Liverpool Everyman, Serdar Bilis
2006, Stage, Joss Moody, Trumpet, Contact Theatre/ Drill Hall, Grace Barnes
2000, Stage, Alison, Mum's The Word, Alberry Theatre, West End, Wayne Harrison
1999, Stage, Cleopatra, Antony and Cleopatra, English Shakespeare Company, Michael Bogdanov
1998, Stage, Kate, The Taming Of The Shrew, Regent's Park Theatre, Toby Robertson
1993, Stage, Eliza Doolittle, Pygmalion, Theatr Clwyd, Micheal McCaffrey
1989, Stage, Portia, The Merchant of Venice, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Bill Alexander
1988, Stage, Rita, Educating Rita, Theatr Clwyd, Marina Calderone
1985, Stage, Janet, Golden Girls, RSC, Barrie Keeffe
2018, Feature Film, Linda, Together, Marmont Films, Paul Duddridge
2017, Film, Viv Best, The Fight, Unstoppable Entertainment, Jessica Hynes
2017, Film, Margaret, Two Graves, Gary Young
2017, Film, Patience, Prawn, Rocket Room Productions, Nicola Quilter
2016, Film, The Marker, Mara, Achilles Entertainments, Justin Edgar
2014, Feature Film, Diana, Chick Lit, Coach House Films Ltd, Tony Britten
2010, Feature Film, Jackie, Ollie Kelper's Expanding World, Fruitcake Films/ Outpost Sound Ltd, Viv Fongenie
2001, Feature Film, Josefina, The Old Man who Read Love Stories, Fildebroc/France 2 Cinema, Rolf De Heer
1994, Feature Film, Maria Kerrigan, Priest, BBC Films, Antonia Bird
1988, Feature Film, Josie Patterson, Buisness As Usual, Lezli- An Barrett
1986, Feature Film, Simone, Mona Lisa*, Handmade Films, Neil Jordan
2017, Television, Josie Frears, Doctors, BBC
2016, Television, Cider Annie, Casualty, BBC, Steve Hughes
2011, Television, Yolande, Hooked in Coming Up Series, Ideal World Productions/Touch Paper Television, Henry Darke
2008, Television, Rev Grace Sumner, Doctors, BBC Television, Terry Iland
2007, Television, Herodia, The Liverpool Nativity, BBC Television, Noreen Kershaw/ Richard Valentine
2007, Television, Andrea Hayworth, Emmerdale, Yorkshire Television, Dominic Leclerc
2007, Television, Mrs Gayle, Grange Hill, Mersey Television, Nigel Keen
2007, Television, D.I. Short, Bonkers, Mersey Televison, Rob Evans
2005, Television, Val Purser, M.I.T., Thames Television, Gary Love
2004, Television, Theresa Staple, A Thing Called Love, BBC Television, Metyn Hussein
2003, Television, Rev Steph MacKensie, Night and Day, Granada Television, Bill Britten
2001, Television, Marie, Perfect, BBC Television, John Strickland
2000, Television, Stella, Always and Everyone, Granada Television, David Tucker
1999, Television, Diane Garret, Hope and Glory, ITV, Justin Hardy
1997, Television, Carol Johnson, Band Of Gold, Granada Television, Richard Laxton/Betsan Morris Evans/ Matthew Evans/
1992, Television, Jerene Parks, The Lost Language Of Cranes, BBC Films, Nigel Finch
1989, Television, Annie McPhee, Rules Of Engagement, BBC Television, Rob Walker
1986, Television, Popsie, Lenny Henry tonight, BBC, Geoff Posner
1984, Television, Joanna, Scully, Granada Television, Les Chatfield


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Australian, Bradford, Caribbean, Central Scottish, Cockney, English-Standard, Liverpool*, London
Performance:Audio Books, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Cycling, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence