Spotlight: MATT LIM


MATT LIM by Jennie Scott
Photo: Jennie Scott
Suite 4, 2nd Floor, 36-40 Glasshouse Street, London W1B 5DL
Phone: 07921 831251
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:11st. (70kg)
UK Shoe Size:8
Playing Age:22 - 32 years
Appearance:Mixed Race, White, East Asian, Chinese
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Disability:Hearing Impaired
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Friendly

About me:

Recently seen in MARTHA, JOSIE AND THE CHINESE ELVIS at Park Theatre (Offie Nominated for Best Ensemble Performance)

Also award winning writer and former member of Equity's Race Equality Committee

Stage Film Television Music Video Radio Further Credits
2019, Stage, Timothy Wong, Martha, Josie, and the Chinese Elvis, Park Theatre/Signal Theatre Company, Robert Wolstenholme
2019, Stage, Bob/Young Cheung Wing, From Shore to Shore, Royal Exchange/Birmingham Rep/On The Wire, David Tse
2019, Stage, Scott, The Mentalist's Book Club, GRAEAE/Bush Theatre, Amit Sharma
2018, Stage, Mesa, Break of Noon, Exchange Theatre/Finborough Theatre, David Furlong
2018, Stage, Jack, Biscuit, Cuckoo Bang, Olivia Stone
2018, Stage, Noah, Camille, Glass Half Full Theatre, Kerry Fitzgerald
2018, Stage, Dan, High-tops, Cuckoo Bang, Stephanie Silver
2018, Stage, Performer, BEAM 2018 Showcase, Mercury Musical Developments, Mingyu Lin
2017, Stage, Mark, Love in the Past Participle, A Friend of a Friends Productions, David Frias-Robles
2017, Stage, Sir Charles Warren/The Ripper, Jack & I: The Jack the Ripper Musical, Punchline Theatre, Mingyu Lin
2016, Stage, King Herod/Caspar/Various, A Twist in the Tale, Silhouette Theatre Company, Malcolm Buckoke
2016, Stage, Edward, The Life and Adventures of Edward the Confessor, Theatre Tots/Westminster Abbey, Laura Sydonie
2016, Stage, Daniel/Daniel's Subconscious, 2 Complicated, Punchline Theatre, Mingyu Lin
2016, Stage, Billy/Blue Rangeur, Go Go Power Rangeurs, Punchline Theatre, Mingyu Lin
2016, Stage, Rich/Stephen/Mike/Various, In My Head, Cuckoo Bang, Chris Mayo
2016, Stage, Ripper/Sir Charles Warren, Jack & I: The Jack the Ripper Musical, Punchline Theatre, Mingyu Lin
2015, Stage, Víctor, Yerma, Something Wicked Theatre, Jesús Chavero
2015, Stage, Various Roles, In My Head, Cuckoo Bang, Chris Mayo
2015, Stage, Daniel, 2 Complicated, Punchline Theatre, Mike Wain
2014, Stage, Father Frost, Sir Pompidou, Merry the Elf, Happily Ever After, MODO, Mira Pranger
2014, Stage, El Novio (Bridegroom), Bodas de Sangre (Blood Wedding), Something Wicked Theatre, Jesús Chavero
2014, Stage, T.P. O'Connor/Sir Charles Warren/The Ripper, Jack & I: The Jack the Ripper Musical, DhK Productions, Christabel Clark
2014, Stage, Miles, Way Back (Tour), DhK Productions, Will Seaward
2014, Stage, Mr Ma (/Father), The Butterfly Lovers, The Blue Elephant Theatre, Mingyu Lin
2013, Stage, Miles, Way Back, Of Vast Bigness, Underbelly Cowgate, Fergus Blair, Will Seaward
2013, Stage, Dennis Wicksteed, Habeas Corpus, Theatre on the Steps, Bridgnorth, Gordon Grant, Bob Bibby
2012, Stage, Daniel, It's Complicated, DhK Productions, Tristan Bates Theate, Will Seaward
2011, Stage, Various, A Children's Guide to the Birth of Christ: A Musical, CUADC, Corpus Playroom, Jeff Carpenter
2010, Stage, Pirate, Cannibal, Silent Cannonfire, Of Vast Bigness, Zoo Roxy Edinburgh, Will Seaward
2020, Film, Dr Woods, Bewildered: A Covid 19 Story, North Film, Neal Gavyn
2020, Film, Joe, Crips Without Constraint: Parasite, Graeae, Jenny Sealey
2019, Film, Sam, Empty Shelf, Matt Lee
2017, Film, Mickey, Three Dots and a Dash, Wordsmith Entertainment, Valipa Venkat Kiran
2016, Film, Parallax Studios Representative, The Number 7, Tinted Lens, Ollie Wiggins
2015, Film, Johnny, Paul, Jimmy Chamberlain Films, Mingyu Lin
2014, Film, Dick, The Confusion of Tongues, Grand Independent, James Fair
2014, Film, Liam (Lead), Chess, Dan Falcone Productions, Dan Falcone
2014, Film, Presenter, Nebula Tube Hacks Series, Zoomin TV, Chris Matic
2014, Film, BBC Interviewer, River of Fear, Burning Theatre, Raquel Moreno
2018, Television, Sawat Jafar, Doctors, BBC/Sarah Forbes-Campbell, John Maidens
2018, Television, Tommy, Yoof (pilot), OorWorld, Richard Webb
2017, Television, Red Zack, LUCID: The Dreamwalker, Themis Creative, Orique Johnson
2016, Television, Robert, 50 Ways To Kill Your Lover, Thumbs Up Productions, Nick Tebbet
2012, Television, Neville Dogsbody, Character actor, TabTV does the news, TabTV, Max Toomey
2012, Television, Presenter, Matt and Marc's Lonely Hearts, VarsiTV, Helen Simmons
Music Video
2013, Music Video, Love rival, Reap: You Not Me, The Formula Records, Suhayl Iqbal
2012, Music Video, Mystery guy, Dan Fable: Beautiful Liar, Souled Records, Rico Levant
2016, Radio, Miles, Way Back, Punchline Theatre, Mike Wain
2012, Radio, Presenter, Matt and Julia Feeling Peculiar, Cam FM, Ben Weisz
2012, Radio, Regular host, Lunchbreak hour, Cam FM, Ben Weisz
Further Credits
2020, Internet, Writer/Performer, The Story of Pitt Street, Stories That Have Wings, Comfort Fabian
2019, Commercial, Friend (Featured), NT Live, National Theatre, Jo Green/Jess Richardson


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Birmingham, Black Country, Chinese, Cockney, French, Geordie, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, RP, Scottish-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
Dutch, English, French, German, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
6 Step (Breakdance move), Guitar, Lyric baritone, Piano, Singer-Songwriter
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Comedy, Compere, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Stand-up Comic, TV Presenting, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
FA qualified football coach, Fencing*, Football, Football Referee (FA qualified), Hockey (field), Kung Fu, Running, Tennis, Wing Chun
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Journalist, Translating, Writer


MA Hons in Modern and Medieval Languages, including Theatre and Film Studies - University of Cambridge

Presenting to Camera Masterclass - TV Training Academy, Pinewood Studios

Suzuki Method - Fourth Monkey Theatre Company