Spotlight: LYNDA ROOKE


LYNDA ROOKE by Sven Arnstein
Photo: Sven Arnstein
1st Floor, 34 Upper Street, London N1 0PN
Phone: 020-7354 5216
Fax: 020-7354 8995
67A Gondar Gardens, Fortune Green, London NW6 1EP
City of Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:56 - 66 years
Nationality:British, Irish
Other:Equity, Irish EU Passport
Eye Colour:Grey
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Strong

Currently appearing:

Television Stage Film Radio Voice Over Comedy Rehearsed Reading
2018, Television, Barbara, Bad Move, ITV, Adam Miller
2015, Television, Joyce Guitteau, Lewis IV - What Lies Tangled, ITV, David Drury
2013, Television, Eleanor, Coronation Street - 6eps, ITV Granada, John Anderson
2013, Television, Glenda, Chickens, Sky Comedy, Ben Palmer
2013, Television, Gwen Morse, Endeavour, Mammoth Screen, Colm McCarthy
2012, Television, Colonel Bryant, Casualty, BBC Television, Graeme Harper
2012, Television, Trudi Hamley, Doctors, BBC Television, Adrian Bean
2011, Television, Ursula, Silent Witness, BBC Television, Andy Hay
2009, Television, Detective Chief Superintendent Mary Bull, Identity, ITV, Andy Hay
2009, Television, Sister Margaret, Waking the Dead, BBC Television, Andy Hay
2008, Television, Barbara, Doctors X, BBC Television, Adrian Bean
2006, Television, Wendy McKenna, Doctors VIII, BBC Television, Burt Caesar
2005, Television, Counsellor, Silent Witness, BBC Television, Andy Hay
2004, Television, Joanne Mason, Foyle's War, Greenlit Productions, Gavin Millar
2004, Television, Miss Glenister, Heartbeat, Yorkshire Television, Adrian Bean
2004, Television, Connie Mocock, Von Trapped, Granada Television, Morag Fullerton
2003, Television, Beth Harper, Casualty, BBC Television, Various Directors
2001, Television, Rachel Rattel, Baited Breath, HTV, Jon Wilson
2001, Television, Jackie McKinley, Doctors, BBC Television, Terry Iland
2001, Television, Det. Supt. Rachel Langley, The Bill, Pearson Television, John Bruce
2000, Television, Ruth Horner, Coronation Street, Granada Television, Noreen Kershaw
2000, Television, Mo Blake, My Fragile Heart, Tiger Aspect Productions, Gavin Millar
2000, Television, Irene Barnes, Peak Practice, Carlton Television, Alan Grint
1999, Television, Mrs Hill, This Is Personal, Granada Television, David Richards
1997, Television, Housekeeper, Berkeley Square, BBC Television, Leslie Manning
1997, Television, Mrs Osborne (regular character), Hollyoaks, Mersey Television, Various Directors
1996, Television, Gloria Skinner, Back Up, BBC Television, Jan Sargent
1996, Television, Phyllis, The Biz, BBC Television, John Smith
1995, Television, Iris, The Sculptress, BBC/Red Rooster Productions, Stuart Orme
2019, Stage, Grandma Lynn, The Lovely Bones, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and then on tour, Melly Still
2017, Stage, Mrs Reed/Mrs Fairfax, Jane Eyre, National Theatre Tour, Sally Cookson
2016, Stage, Josie Botting, Martha, Josie and the Chinese Elvis, Hull Truck Theatre Company, Mark Babych
2013, Stage, Marlene Dietrich, Piaf, Bolton Octagon, Elizabeth Newman
2013, Stage, Antonia, Can't Pay, Won't Pay, Octagon Theatre, Bolton, Elizabeth Newman
2012, Stage, Pat Phoenix, Queen of the North, Bolton Octagon, Elizabeth Newman
2011, Stage, Mrs Blackpool/Mrs Sparsit, Hard Times, Manchester Library Theare, Chris Honer
2010, Stage, Faye Danvers & others, Trading Local, Show of Strength, Bristol, Lynda Rooke
2008, Stage, Mam, Touched, Salisbury Playhouse, Rebecca Gatwood
2007, Stage, Housekeeper, Beauty & The Beast, Sherman Theatre, Cardiff, Dave Bond
2006, Stage, Ex-wife, shopper and schoolgirl!, Waiting - monologues, Show of Strength, Robin Belfield
2005, Stage, Joan Canynges / Nun, The Redcliffe Hermit, Head Heart + 2 Fingers Productions, Elwyn Johnson / Andy Hay
2003, Stage, Mrs. Hitchcock, Serjeant Musgrave's Dance, Oxford Stage Company, Sean Holmes
1997, Stage, Helen, A Taste Of Honey, Bristol Old Vic, Ian Hastings
1997, Stage, Patricia Hamilton, The Last Yankee, Bristol Old Vic, Ian Hastings
2009, Film, Yvonne, The Arbor, Artangel, Clio Barnard
2013, Radio, Mother, My Girl, BBC Radio 4, Sara Davies
2009, Radio, Jan, Ladies Day, BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play, Sara Davies
Voice Over
2007, Voice Over, Breakthrough Breast Cancer, RKCR/Y&R
1998, Voice Over, Various Roles, Walking My Baby Back Home, Chivers Press, Sue Dawson
2018, Comedy, Barbara, Bad Move, Open Mike ITV, Adam Miller
2018, Comedy, Barbara, Bad Move, Open Mike ITV, Adam Miller
Rehearsed Reading
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Mo, The Memory of Gold, Sphinx Theatre / National Theatre, Elizabeth Newman


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Bristol, Geordie, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*, Liverpool, Manchester, Northern, RP, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Performance:Audio Books
(* = highly skilled)
Fencing, Running*, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


E 15 Acting School

Graduated from the University of Bristol - BA Hons (1st), MSc (Commendation).