Spotlight: ROSS ADAMS


ROSS ADAMS by John Nichols
Photo: John Nichols
76 King Street, Manchester, M2 4NH
Phone: 0161 413 6070
Mobile: 07779 960320
Top Floor Foresters Hall, 25-27 Westow Street, Crystal Palace, London SE19 3RY
Phone: 020-3141 3737
Fax: 020-7025 0659
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:11st. 9lb. (74kg)
Playing Age:26 - 35 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Ross is currently appearing as series regular Scott Drinkwell in HOLLYOAKS at 6:30pm weeknights on Channel 4. He recently won 'BEST MALE DRAMATIC PERFORMANCE' at the BRITISH SOAP AWARDS 2018.

Television Stage Commercial Voice Over Animation Radio Further Credits
Television, Scott Drinkwell (Series Regular), HOLLYOAKS, Lime Pictures/Channel 4, Various
Television, PC Hinchcliffe, EMMERDALE, ITV Yorkshire, Judith Dine
Television, Jim Carter, HEBBURN, Babycow/BBC, Chris Gernon
Television, Troy Miller (Guest Lead), DOCTORS, BBC Television, Di Patrick
Television, Kevin Harper, ACCUSED, RSJ Films/BBC, David Blair
Television, Danny Cruz, HOLLYOAKS, Lime Pictures/Channel 4, Paul Riordan
Television, Bugsy (Lead), THE CONEYS, Hartswood Films, Tony Pitts
Television, Jeff Bowyer (Series Lead Regular), THE GEMMA FACTOR (Series 1), BBC Television, John Henderson
Television, Alex Owen, EMMERDALE, ITV Yorkshire, Adrian Bean
Television, Jeff Bowyer, THE GEMMA FACTOR (Pilot), BBC Television, Ben Gregor
Television, Micky O' Higgins, BLUE MURDER, ITV Granada, Graham Theakston
Television, Darren Fairclough, THE GOOD SAMARITAN, ITV Granada, Kenny Glenaan
Television, Bobby, I'M WITH STUPID, BBC Television, Christine Gernon
Television, Barman, ELEVENTH HOUR, ITV Granada, Terry McDonough
Television, Kevin, BYKER GROVE, BBC Television, Stephen McAteer
Stage, Vincent, CROCODILES, Manchester Royal Exchange, Choon Ping
Stage, Kenneth, THE WOMAN WHO COOKED HER HUSBAND, Aspects Theatre Company, Mark Bishop
Stage, Nathan, OUT OF SIGHT, Bluefence Productions, Kathryn Aylett
Stage, Graham, A CHIP IN THE SUGAR, Aspects Theatre Company, Maggie Etheridge
Stage, Man, ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE, Aspects Theatre Company, Jo Harding
Stage, Karl, THE SPY, Spanner In The Works, Jenny Lingham
Stage, Proctor, THE CRUCIBLE, Aspects Theatre Company, Mark Bishop
Stage, Marcus, CITY OF SONNETS, Northern Stage, Alan Lyddiard
Stage, David, THE CHRYSALIDS, Durham Youth Theatre, John Quinn
Stage, Vershinin, THE THREE SISTERS, Spanner In The Works, Jenny Lingham
Stage, Beckett, WHEN WE WERE QUEENS, Durham Youth Theatre, Peter Straughan
Commercial, Featured Artist, GAMESTATION (National Campaign), th2ng for CheethamBell JWT, Simon Cracknell
Commercial, Voiceover, KELLOGGS FROSTIES (Global Ad Campaign for TV/Cinema/Radio), Leo Burnett, Bruce Macrae
Voice Over
Voice Over, THE GREAT NORTH RUN (Ident), BBC Sport, Alex McMillan
Voice Over, THE CLANGERS (Ident), CBBC, Alex McMillan
Voice Over, THOMAS COOK (Radio Ad Campaign), Kalua, Steve Sinacola
Voice Over, GAME (National TV Campaign), Cheetham Bell JWT, Bridget Pelicias
Voice Over, GET INVOLVED (Online Campaign), Media Trust Productions, Jane Stephenson
Voice Over, GROW (Narrator), Libra TV/Channel 5, Louise Lynch
Voice Over, HELP! I SMELL OF FISH (Narrator), BBC Television, Jenny Dames
Voice Over, BLUE PETER (Ident), BBC/Red Bee, Dan Summers
Voice Over, KELLOGGS FROSTIES (Global Ad Campaign for TV/Cinema/Radio), Leo Burnett, Bruce Macrae
Voice Over, COPING WITH DIVORCE (Online Campaign), The Rotary, Ruari McGuigan
Animation, Mungo The Monkey (Regular), ICONICLES, Creative Media Ventures for CBeebies, Vanessa Chapman
Animation, Salty The Seal (Regular), ICONICLES, Creative Media Ventures for CBeebies, Vanessa Chapman
Radio, Gerald Butt/Freddie Gash, DOVER AND THE CASE OF THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, BBC Radio 4, David Ian-Neville
Radio, Presenter, LUNCH TYNE, Shock FM, Matthew Bunt
Further Credits
Corporate, Alex, LAC CASE STUDY DVD, Real World Television, Richard Measures
Event, Paul, UNCLE ROY ALL AROUND YOU, Blast Theory, Matt Adams


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Geordie*, Liverpool, London, Manchester*, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Somerset, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Contemporary Dance, Contemporary Singing*, Keyboards, Piano, Tenor*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Comedy, Musical Theatre, Radio Drama, Radio Presenting, Singer-Professional, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Football, Horse-riding, Running, Swimming, Weight Training, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration, Screenwriter (professional), Writer


RTS North West Awards 2010 "Best Performance in a Comedy" - Nominated

British Soap Award 2016 "Best Comedy Performance" - Nominated

Inside Soap Awards 2016 "Funniest Male" - Nominated

British Soap Awards 2018 "Best Male Dramatic Performance" - Won