VANESSA BAILEY by Claire Newman-Williams
Photo: Claire Newman-Williams
Emily Slack
70-72 Clifton Street, London EC2A 4HB
Phone: 020 7739 8865
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. 8lb. (61kg)
Playing Age:45 - 55 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Friendly

About me:

Vanessa's short film SEEING HIM which she wrote, produced and starred in recently finished its festival run, winning 13 awards internationally including Best Actress, Best Drama, Best Screenplay, Best Short, Best Editing and Best Score. She has just directed for the first time, her short film BUS STOP which she also wrote, produced and stars in. BUS STOP is currently in post, to be submitted to festivals later this year. Watch SEEING HIM here >

Television Film Short Film Further Credits
2019, Television, Positive Fan, The First Team, BBC, Damon Beesley
2018, Television, Linda, White Gold, BBC, Damon Beesley
2017, Television, Jason's Mum, TRUE HORROR, Channel 4/Eleven, Rob Savage
2015, Television, Sarah Cutler, EastEnders, BBC, Rebecca Gatward
2015, Television, Sarah Cutler, EastEnders, BBC, Toby Frow
2012, Television, Family Liaison Officer, Southcliffe, Warp Films, Sean Durkin
2007, Television, Zoe O'Hara, Hanrahan Investigates, Channel 5, Sean Glynn
2006, Television, Gemma Sheppy, Casualty, BBC Television
2006, Television, Susan, Doctors, BBC Television
2013, Feature Film, Angela - Home Secretary, He Who Dares 2, Press On Productions, Paul Tanter
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Rachel, Bus Stop, Nine Yards Films, Vanessa Bailey
2018, Short Film, Headteacher, Rebecca, Film 4, Keith Akushie
2017, Short Film, Sophie, Seeing Him, Three Day Films, Chris Jones
2016, Short Film, Mrs Schofield, Verity, Shadow House Films, Rob Savage
2016, Short Film, Mavis, Stranger At The Door, Blackhouse Productions, Kate Tuck
2016, Short Film, Georgina Stones, Phone Book: Suzanne, Sums Film & Media, Steven Hall
2014, Short Film, Lily, Be Heard, Catsnake/London Creative Festivals, Catherine Arton
2013, Short Film, Sophie (lead), Three Days, Scruffy Bear Productions, Darren S Cook
2012, Short Film, Mother (lead), Ups & Downs, Monty Films, Stuart Fryer
2011, Short Film, Helen Cordwell (supporting lead), Robin, Pulse Films, Suz Mottershead
2010, Short Film, Lily (lead), Bubbles, Bottle Green Productions, Leyla Pope
2010, Short Film, Brenda Qureshi, Shrouded, Silsila Productions, Pablo Robertson
2009, Short Film, Wife (lead), The Good Wife, Silsila Productions, Pablo Robertson
Further Credits
2009, Interactive Video, Debbie (lead), Readers Digest - Net Films, Happy Hour Productions, Colin Gardiner
2009, Infomercial, Voice Over, Justice Channel : Educational Opportunities Inside, The Life Channel, Agnes Marquis
2009, Infomercial, Prison Tutor (lead), Justice Channel : Educational Opportunities Inside, Life Channel, Agnes Marquis
2012, Educational, Actor, Training workshops with Jamie Thraves for student filmmakers, Kingston University, Jamie Thraves


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Bristol, RP*, West Country
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad, Blues, Choral Singing, Classical Singing, Jazz Singing, Piano, Polka, Rock 'n' Roll Dance, Sight-Reading, Soprano, Waltz
Performance:Audio Books, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Musical Theatre, Role Play, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Improvisation, Orchestral Conducting, Photographic Model


Firearms for film (blank firing) RC-Annie