JOHN MICHAEL ROOKE by Stuart Williamson
Photo: Stuart Williamson
Phone: 01744 677122
Mobile: 07581 089312
Artist's Website:
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:16st. 5lb. (104kg)
Playing Age:53 - 60 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Commercial Film Stage Further Credits
2016, Commercial, Narrator, JLT Specialty, Light Creative Ltd, Natasha Kalisz
2015, Commercial, Butcher, BBC I Player Ident, BBC, Olly Blackburn
2015, Commercial, Yorkshireman, Visit England /RFU Commercial, New Standard Productions Ltd 5Creative/Channel 5, Rich Thrift
2014, Commercial, Bad Guy, Skoda Ident ITV, Independent Films, Gary Freeman
2020, Film, Leader, Trust, Honeybee Films, Melanie Light
2019, Film, Peterson, Sil And The Devil Seeds Of Arodor, Time Travel TV, Keith Barnfather
2018, Film, Detective, The Corner House, Corner House Films, William Sharp
2016, Film, Bert Lane, Satans Parish (Pilot), Ghost Dog Productions, Matthew Radway
2015, Film, Colonel Slade, The Border, The Border Short, Norman Tamkivi
2015, Film, Landlord, The Greenman, Green Man Films, Steve Kendrick
2019, Stage, Johnny The Bastard, Sunrise For The Blind at The Tristain Bates Theatre, 1956 Entertainments, Lee Lomas
2016, Stage, Phythian Vanga, Foresight, Synchron Productions , The Courtyard Theatre, Andy Barton
2016, Stage, Henry Hardcastle, Love On The Dole, Changing Face Collective, Lucy Curtis
2016, Stage, Dad, Marching As To War, Chippy Lane Productions, Barnaby Hatch
2015, Stage, Lord Hastings, Good King Richard, The Golden Age Theatre Company, Courtney Larkin/Ian Dixon-Potter
2015, Stage, Policeman, The Crazy Locomotive, UWAGA Stand Alone, The Cockpit Theatre, Margaret Cohen
2014, Stage, MacDuff, Macbeth, RIFT, Felix Mortimer
2014, Stage, Lodovico, Othello, Grassroots Shakespeare, Leicester Square Theatre, Siobhan Daly
2014, Stage, Ornulf of The Fijords, The Vikings at Helgeland, First Born Theatre, Antonio Ferrera
2013, Stage, Polonius, Hamlet, East 15, Sylvestra Le Touzel
2013, Stage, Rudolf Hoess, Holocaust Memorial Production, Holocaust Remembrance Colchester, Andrea Brooks
2013, Stage, Martin, Loose Ends, Calder Bookshop Theatre, Luis Gayol
2013, Stage, The Hod Carrier, The Plebeians Rehearse the Uprising, The Cockpit Theatre, David Mercatali
2013, Stage, Gavin, The St Patricks Day Robbery, Theatre 503, Jessica Radcliffe
2013, Stage, Mick, The Wing, Theatre Uncut, Laura McCluskey
2012, Stage, Ray, Blackbird, City Lit, Terry Smith
2010, Stage, Anguilimala, The LIfe of Buddha, New Kadaampa, Olivier Tenaut
2008, Stage, The Officer, The Wheel of Life, New Kadampa, Olivier Tenaut
Further Credits
2019, Corporate, Duncan, Sellafieid Teaser Video, Leo Learning for Sellafiled Ltd, Frank McCabe
2019, Infomercial, John The Mechanic, Peugeot Episode 3 :Cost and Efficiency, On The Tools, Mathew Butler
2016, Short Film, Mike, Snout, LSK Productions, Gabriel Owen
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Sergeant Carnival, Isolated Incident, Dance Attic Studios, Alex Corbet - Burcher
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Narrator/Senator, Momentos De Futebol, Brazilian Embassy London, Sergio Amigo
2015, Voice Over, Voiceover, Lloyds Bank Pitch/Commercial, 101 London, Luke Judlin
2015, Voice Over, Narrator, O2 Rugby World Cup Case Study, VCCP, Chris Birch
2015, Voice Over, Story-teller, Penguin Random House Presentation Video, Somethin Else, Phil Harris
2014, Short Film, MacDuff, Macbeth, RIFT, Felix Mortimer
2013, Promo, Older Business man, MBA promotional film, Whitespace TV Production., Richard Wood
Workshop, Thomas Oxbrooke, Living History, East 15, Andrea Brookes
Workshop, Soldier, Military Skills, East15, Brendan Riding


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-East Coast, American-North East, American-Southern States, Birmingham, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*, Liverpool*, London, RP, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Southern, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass (singing)
Performance:Actor-Singer, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing*, Horse-riding (pony/small horse), Rugby, Scuba Diving
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence, Pilot Licence
Other Skills:Bartender, Counselling, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Firearms training, Handgun Handling, Improvisation, Mathematician (qualified), Military Training/Experience, Morse Code Telegraphist, Narration, Public Speaking Coach, Spoken Word Artist, Teacher (qualified)


EAST 15 ACTING SCHOOL, MA Acting, 1 year, 2012 - 2013

Improvisation to Performance City Lit 2012Acting for camera - Jonathan Firth

Acting for radio - Carl Prekopp and Harry Myers

Acting Masterclass - Sylvestra Le Touzel

The Playwright in the Room - Ed Harris

Dissecting Shakespeare - Michael Fry

London Shakespeare Workout - Bruce Wall

Clowning - Sean Garrett

Stage Combat

Military Workshop - Brendan Riding