DON COTTER by Claire Grogan
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70-72 Clifton Street, London EC2A 4HB
Phone: 020 7739 8865
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:13st. 8lb. (86kg)
Playing Age:56 - 65 years
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Warm


Don has just completed a highly successful run of Ray Rackham's musical play "Judy!" (formerly "Through the Mill") as Louis B. Mayer at the Arts Theatre, London. He also played tuned percussion in the show as a member of the on stage Judy Garland band. He is about to play a role in the upcoming feature film, "Hurricane".

Musical Stage Television Movie Television Commercial Ident DVD Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2017, Musical, Louis B. Mayer, Judy! (Formerly Through the Mill), Arts Theatre, London, Ray Rackham
2016, Musical, Louis B. Mayer, Through The Mill, Southwark Playhouse, Ray Rackham
2015, Musical, Louis B. Mayer, Through The Mill, London Theatre Workshop, Ray Rackham
1997, Musical, Mr. Bostock (Dad), Whistle Down The Wind, Everyman, Cheltenham, Sheila Mander
1997, Musical, Mr. Vogel, Dearly Beloved, Bridewell Theatre Company, Robert Styles
1993, Musical, Amos Hart, Chicago, English Theatre, Frankfurt, Marc Urquhart
1992, Musical, Peter Moore / H.G. Wells, Little Tramp, Horseshoe Theatre Company, Basingstoke, Adrian Reynolds
1992, Musical, Lord Panmure, Nightingale, Channel Theatre Company, Philip Dart
1991, Musical, Snoopy, You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Southwold Repertory Company, Sidi Scott
1988, Musical, Thomas (Apostle), Jesus Christ Superstar, Perth Theatre Company, Clive Perry
1985, Musical, Private Ozmas / Munchkin, The Wizard Of Oz, Westcliff Repertory Company, Chris Dunham
1984, Musical, Charlie Brown, Snoopy - The Musical, Duchess Theatre, London, Arthur Whitelaw
1983, Musical, Eugene Florcyck, Grease, Haymarket Theatre, Leicester, Warren Hooper
1983, Musical, The Narrator, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Hong Kong / Newpalm Productions, John Newman
2017, Stage, Preston LeRoy (aka Peanut), Southern Baptist Sissies, Above The Stag, Gene David Kirk
2013, Stage, George, Iron, Bold Over Theatre, Matt Beresford
2013, Stage, Keith, Impotent!, Michael Oliver Productions, Graham Hubbard
2010, Stage, Mr. Snap, Children Of Darkness, Essential Theatre Company, Eric Richard
1998, Stage, Lieutenant Trotter, Journey's End, King's Head Theatre Company, David Evans Rees
1997, Stage, Dad, Whistle Down The Wind, Everyman, Cheltenham, Sheila Mander
1991, Stage, Reg, Table Manners, Southwold Repertory Company, Colin Wakefield
1987, Stage, Fawcett, The Fair Maid Of The West, Plymouth Repertory Company, Amanda Knott
1986, Stage, Brian Runnicles, No Sex Please - We're British, Garrick Theatre, London, Allan Davis
1985, Stage, Kevin Ollerenshaw, Fur Coat and No Knickers, Westcliff Repertory Company, Chris Dunham
1982, Stage, Gregory / First Watch, Romeo and Juliet, Royal Theatre, Northampton, Michael Napier-Brown
1982, Stage, Sergeant Towers, See How They Run, Royal Theatre, Northampton, Antony Linford
1982, Stage, Diddle - The Good Robber, Babes In The Wood, Royal Theatre, Northampton, Michael Napier-Brown
Television Movie
2012, Television Movie, Frank, Bert and Dickie, BBC Films, David Blair
1997, Television, Zak, The Bill, Carlton, Roger Garland
1996, Television, Humphreys, London's Burning, LWT, Nick Townsend
1993, Television, David Short, Crimewatch UK - David Short Murder, BBC Television, Yvonne Deutschman
2014, Commercial, Shopkeeper, Celebrating 150 years of John Lewis, adam&eveDDB, Dougal Wilson
2013, Commercial, Red Cross Volunteer, Red Cross, 15 Badgers, Adam Bonke
2012, Commercial, Len Graine - Security Officer, Cracker Barrel, Smuggler, Chris Smith
2012, Commercial, The Snapper, McDonald's, McDonald's, Neil Gorringe
1996, Commercial, Referee, Time Bank Challenge, BBC Films, Adam Rogers
2011, Ident, Ron, How To Cook Like Heston, Channel 4, Rob Blishen
2010, DVD, Councillor Donald Clarke, Watch Over Me 4, Iron Shoes, Chris Jupe
Rehearsed Reading
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Preston Purvis, One Thing Led To Another, Soho Theatre, Jack Milner
Further Credits
2016, Short Film, Grandad, Facts Of Life, Ten Ten Company, Martin O'Brien
2013, Music Video, Business Man, Tom Odell Video Shoot, Pulse Films, Sam Phillips
2009, Corporate, Dave Brailsford, The Muscle Trap, Actors In Industry, Bill Cashmore


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, London*, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone-High, Contemporary Singing, Folk Singing, Percussion, Tuned Percussion
Performance:Live Roleplay, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Repertory, Role Play, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Scriptwriter (professional)


Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, 3 year Full Time Acting Course.