LEE RUFFORD by Eleanor Howarth
Photo: Eleanor Howarth
50 Liverpool Street, London EC2M 7PY
Phone: 020 7224 9036
E-mail: mark@pembertonassociates.com
WWW: www.pembertonassociates.com
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Playing Age:24 - 35 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown


Lee plays Mr Farthing in 'A Kestrel for a Knave' for BBC Radio 4 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00088gf and won Best Debut Performance at BBC Audio Awards 2017 for his work as Smith 'The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner' for BBC Radio 4 He was a winner of the Laurence Olivier Bursary Award whilst training at The Oxford School of Drama

Stage Film Radio Short Film
2018, Stage, BOY, HANSEL, Salisbury Playhouse, Jo Newman
2017, Stage, Robert Dunne/Constable Reed, Shebeen (rehearsed reading), Nottingham Playhouse, Matthew Xia
2017, Stage, Boy/Various, TFW Writers Prize Readings- Hansel, Salisbury Playhouse, Jo Newman
2016, Stage, Filbert, The Princess and the Frog, Nottingham Playhouse, Allie Spencer
2016, Stage, James/Luke/Various, Played In - New Writing Project, Mansfield Palace Theatre/First Art, Christopher Neil
2015, Stage, Romeo/Boy, Shakespeare's Yorkshire, Think Light, Gillian Hambleton
2015, Stage, Orsino/Demetrius + various, Shakespeare's Yorkshire, Think Light, Gillian Hambleton
2015, Stage, Geordie/Phil, What Flows Past the Baltic R&D/Reading, Nottingham Playhouse, Neil Bull
2014, Stage, The Corporal, Each Slow Dusk by Rory Mullarkey, Pentabus Theatre Company, Elizabeth Freestone
2014, Stage, Jed, Unforgettable - Rehearsed Reading, New Perspectives, Jack McNamara
2013, Stage, Various Roles, Sheffield Crucible Writers Night, Sheffield Crucible, Rafaella Marcus and Poppy Rowley
2013, Stage, Tim, Free Folk, Forest Forge Theatre Company, Kirstie Davis
2013, Stage, Tony, 'The Boy At The Edge of the Room', Forest Forge, Kirstie Davis
2013, Stage, Lucas, Midnight Is A Place, Forest Forge Theatre Company, Kirstie Davis
2012, Stage, Daniel, Bloom, Forest Forge Theatre Company, Kirstie Davis
2010, Stage, Actor, Seven Angels, Alasdair Middleton/Jonathan Dove
2010, Stage, Terry, Bogwog, National Theatre Studio, Gareth Machin
2011, Feature Film, Lee, Tyrannosaur, Warp X, Paddy Considine
2010, Feature Film, Casper, The Downbeat, James Hills
2019, Radio, Mr Farthing, A Kestrel for a Knave, BBC Radio 4/ Goldhawk Essential, Fiona McAlpine
2019, Radio, Jayden, Enna Gee's Adventures, BBC, Robert Rigby
2016, Radio, Michele Solara, My Brilliant Friend, the neapolitan novels, BBC Radio 4/Pier Productions, Celia de Wolff
2016, Radio, Smith, The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner, BBC Radio 4/ Goldhawk Essential, Carl Prekopp
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Max, Reintroduction, Plan39 Films, Chris Ranson


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Geordie, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, Nottingham*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Sheffield, Yorkshire*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Folk Singing*, Guitar*, Percussion
Performance:Physical Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Badminton, Cricket, Football*, Golf*, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Puppetry


The Oxford School Of Drama. Winner of a Laurence Olivier Bursary Award. Winner of best debut performance BBC audio awards 2017