DAVID CHAFER by Callum Arnott
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York, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:12st. (76kg)
Playing Age:45 - 55 years
Actual Age:53 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Full Set
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
Voice Quality:Strong


Spring '19 - just wrapped on a feature film - 'Soul Searching' due out in 2020, playing the lead in this powerful, historical drama set in mid-20th century Sweden.

Stage Television Corporate Training Film Short Film Radio Further Credits
2018, Stage, Peter Taylor, The Damned United, Red Ladder, Rod Dixon
2018, Stage, Maisie Getlost (dame), The Getlost Show (panto), York Maze, Richard Kay
2018, Stage, Joe, The Last Seam, Cast, Doncaster, Daljinder Singh
2017, Stage, Peter Taylor, The Damned United, Red Ladder, Rod Dixon
2015, Stage, Ronnie, All Things Considered, Esk Valley Theatre, Mark Stratton
2015, Stage, Kelly/Stephen, Striking Dilemmas, The Melting Shop, Self
2015, Stage, Lanyon/Poole/Enfield/Newcomen, The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, Theatre Mill, Sam Wood
2014, Stage, Lane/Dr Chasuble, The Importance of Being Earnest, Theatre Mill, Sam Wood
2013, Stage, Jack (understudy to John Thomson), September in the Rain (national tour), The Booking Office / Malvern Theatres, John Godber
2013, Stage, Cabman, The Daughter-in-Law, Sheffield Theatres, Paul Miller
2012, Stage, Lynch, Opus Hatch: he wants to friend you (paid), On the Road Productions / Open Minds Theatre, Karen Mulcahey
2011, Stage, David, Bill, Front Door Theatre Company, Martin Derbyshire
2010, Stage, Ensemble (Speaking), Enemy of the People, Sheffield Theatres, Daniel Evans
2010, Stage, David, On Stage with Shirley Bassey, Bootleggers & Baptists, Ruth Carney
2009, Stage, Andrejz, Confessions of a City, Sheffield Theatres, Ruth Carney
2014, Television, Police Officer, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures, Lee Skelly
2013, Television, Prison Guard, Emmerdale, YTV, Tim Dowd
2013, Television, Bronze Commander, Scott & Bailey, Red Production Co., Morag Fullerton
2014, Corporate, 1940's news presenter, Public Services in the UK, The Skills Network, Paddy Garrigan
2013, Corporate, John Fretwell, For Experience Barnsley (museum), Centre Screen, Manchester, Jon Pegler
Training Film
2018, Training Film, Dr Ross, Introducing the Share Network, Burst Proof Bubble, Andy Dunbar
2014, Training Film, Dr Thompson, NHS, XO Digital, Rebecca Lawson
2014, Training Film, James - CEO, Swiss Re - e-learning, BYG Systems, Rebecca Lawson
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Husband, Surf, Surf Creative England, Mike Scott
2014, Short Film, Caine, Nowhere From Here, Sheffield Hallam University, Jordan Deakin
2012, Short Film, Gregg, In Debt, Enigmatic Productions, Johann Chipol
2012, Short Film, Peter, Miner's Boys, Sheffield Hallam University, Jo Berry
2012, Short Film, Sam Grant, Wasted Words - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqCiz09h8rU, Sheffield Hallam University, Film students
2011, Short Film, Brian, Hiding from the Man, Sheffield Hallam University, Film students
2012, Radio, David, On Stage with Shirley Bassey, Cornucopia Radio, Ruth Carney
Further Credits
2019, Educational, John/Daddy, Hard to Swallow, Tie It Up Theatre, Elliot Montgomery
2019, Feature Film, Dr August Persson, Soul Searching (https://www.soulsearchingfilm.com), Bae Batt LLC, Mirtha Vega
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Peter, The Last Shift (R&D), York Theatre Royal, Olusola Oyeleye
2017, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2016, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2016, Site Specific, Merchant Guild Officer, Hull Hanse Day, Hull Heritage Learning, Mark McLaughlin
2015, Commercial, Waiter, Shearings Holidays, The Basement, Jim Mooney
2015, Internet, Martin Jones, Marketing Director, Ronseal - An Apology, Mob Film, Dave Schofield
2015, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2015, Role Play, Site Inspector/Supervisor, Kier Health & Safety Training Course, Blue Beetle Training, N/A
2015, Role Play, David - Departmental Manager, RMD Kwikform, Enact Solutions, Lee Toomes
2014, Internet, Dad, Samsung Connected Home Campaign, ao.com, Mark Davenport
2012, Site Specific, Living History Interpreter (5 characters - paid), Education Workshops and Public Performance (ongoing), National Coal Mining Museum, Self-directed


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Central Scottish, Cockney, Geordie, Irish-Northern, Lancashire, Liverpool, RP, Sheffield*, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Computer Literate, Devising, Improvisation


Clown Space: Full Mask - Summer '18

Act Up North - Jan-Apr '15

Northern Drama Acting School - Mar '14 - Apr '15

Act4TV: acting for camera, Nov '12 - Apr '13

Passion Academy, Summer School: acting for stage and camera, Aug '12

Carney Academy of Performing Art 2010-13

Sheffield Theatres, summer school 2010 (Laramie Project dir. Ruth Carney), workshops on voice, movement, Shakespeare, clowning, tragedy & character, 2009-13

Bernard Hiller, Masterclass, Dec '11

Drama Assoc. of Wales, Summer school, Aug '11

RSC/Griffin Theatre Arts, Shakespeare in performance, Jan '12