DARREN CHARLES by Brandon Bishop
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7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
Artist's Website:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:14st. (89kg)
Playing Age:27 - 37 years
Appearance:Black-Caribbean, African-American, Black-Other Areas
Nationality:British, Trinidadian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Goatee
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Stage Film Television Further Credits
2020, Stage, Producer / Creative Director, THE RAT PACK BURLESQUE SHOW, Darren Charles
2019, Stage, Sammy Davis Jr / Lead, THE RAT PACK LIVE, David Alacey Entertainment, Don Hunt
2018, Stage, Sammy Davis Jr / Lead, THE RAT PACK LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS, Flying Music, Mitch Sebastian
2017, Stage, Society Max / MC / Police Officer, GUYS AND DOLLS, Talawa and The Royal Exchange Manchester, Michael Buffong
2017, Stage, Asher / Calypso Brother, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, Bill Kenwright Ltd, UK tour
2015, Stage, Eddie Souther / Male Lead, SISTER ACT, Gordon Craig Theatre, Catherine Lomax
2014, Stage, Sal / Lead, A HARLEM DREAM, Young Vic, Ivan Blackstock
2010, Stage, Winston Moseley / Male Lead, THE SCREAMS OF KITTY GENOVESE, Single Malt Productions, David Edwards
2010, Stage, Sammy Davis Jr / Lead, CHRISTMAS WITH THE RAT PACK, Flying Music, Mitch Sebastian
2008, Stage, Little Moe / Lead, FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE, The English Theatre Frankfurt, Omar F Okai
2007, Stage, Tough Kid / Ensemble, CARMEN JONES, Southbank Centre, Jude Kelly
2017, Film, Cerberus / Bouncer, See You In Hell (short film), TofuClam Productions, Oliver Ryder
2016, Film, Geedi / Refugee, UASC - A Reflective Story (Short Film), That's Bellion Film Production Limited, Gareth Fient
2016, Film, Jack / Air Steward, One Way Flight (short film), Joan Paüls
2016, Film, Postman / Voice over, Comic Belief (short flm), Jess Simmonds
2016, Film, Thomas / Alien, Probe (short film), Joan Paüls
2015, Film, John Drum / Writer, LGBT Slough (short film), Fixers, Gabriel Heidler
2011, Film, Peter / Detective, Playground Swing (short film), Muriel Muhlethaler
2011, Film, Oarsman / Voodoo Priest, Mystéres (short film), Moonshiner Films, James Winslett
2018, Television, Jordan, BBC Quickies / When You're the Only Black Guy at a Party, BBC3, Tai Campbell
2015, Television, Eddie / Dad, HMRC Tax Credits Renewals (commercial), HLA, Simon Ratigan
2012, Television, Pro Cast Dementor / Break Dancer, LDN 2012 OLYMPIC OPENING CEREMONY NHS, London 2012 Ceremonies, Danny Boyle
2011, Television, BT Assured, BT Jiggle Off The Jargon (commercial), JP Creative, Aaron Trinder
2010, Television, Banks / Lizzie's best friend, Street Dance Choreographer: The Journey, Sky 3D-Decode, Sam Martin
Further Credits
2019, Commercial, Do It Twice A Day Guy, Digimax Dental, Health Marketing Ltd, Andrea Valls
2020, Commercial, Working From Home Male, Sula Sleep Project, Pocket Creatives, Lauren Hodge
2019, Corporate, Cab Calloway, Great Gatsby Corporate, Private Drama Events, Adam Blackwood
2019, Still Photography, Model, Cancer Research Stand Up 2 Cancer, Nonsense Ltd, Liz Haworth
2017, Music Video, Contemporary Dancer, Morning Light, Danu5ik, Tai Campbell
2014, Music Video, Choreographer / Male Lead, Lost On Me, Peace / Pulse Films, Ninian Doff
2014, Music Video, Beau Beast / Male Lead, Beauty Of The Beast, Hollywood Records, Johnny Edward
2012, Voice Over, Norman The Bear / Lead, Spokey Noises Book, Okai Collier Company, Simon James Collier
2011, Still Photography, Mercutio / Model, Romeo and Juliet Accenture Shoot, Pure Creative Management, Nadav Kander


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-Eastern, African-West, American-African American, American-Standard*, Barbadian*, Canadian, Caribbean, Cockney, English-Standard*, French, Indian, Jamaican, London*, Mid-Atlantic*, Nigerian, Scottish-Standard, South African, Trinidad*, West Indies
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary, Ballet*, Body Popping*, Bollywood Dance*, Break Dancing, Cabaret Singing*, Choreography, Classical Singing*, Contemporary Dance, Freestyle Dance*, Hip Hop Dance*, Jazz Dancing*, Jazz Singing*, Krumping*, Opera, R & B Singing*, Street Jazz*, Tap*, Tenor*
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy, Dancer-Professional, Green Screen, Mask, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Professional Dancer, Professional Singer, Singer-Professional, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Baseball, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Free Running/Parkour, Rollerblading, Running, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artist (Fine Art), Assistant Director (experienced), Chess, Choreographer (professional), Dance Teacher, Graphic Design (experienced), Impersonation, Improvisation, Life Modelling, Model-professional, Painting, Photographic Model, Photography, Whistling (professional standard)


The Actors Centre workshops and classes

Three year Performance Degree at The Urdang Academy

ISTD & IDTA, Tap, Modern, Jazz and Ballet