Spotlight: IAN GILES


IAN GILES by Chris Mackins
Photo: Chris Mackins
15 Queen Square, Leeds LS2 8AJ
Phone: 07834 523783
York, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Weight:12st. 5lb. (78kg)
Playing Age:60 - 80 years
Other:Equity, Directors Guild of Great Britain
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Cheerful
Voice Quality:Clear

About me:

Ian is currently preparing to play Jeffrey Bernard in a new production in York of Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell. However, given the current national situation, he is not sure when this will go forward. Meanwhile he remains available for other short term engagements.

Stage Short Film Site Specific Music Video Television Movie Radio
2020, Stage, Frank Edwards, Butterflies and Steel, Night Light Creative Arts, Sarah Rumfitt
2019, Stage, Sir Jasper Tring, Me and My Girl, Pick Me Up Theatre, Robert Readman
2019, Stage, Spooner, No Man's Land, Leeman and Stephenson Productions, Ian Giles
2018, Stage, Chief Warden Hodges, Dad's Army, Pick Me Up Theatre, Robert Readman
2018, Stage, Ensemble, For The Fallen, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden
2018, Stage, Philip Blackthorn, Legacy, York Theatre Royal, Kate Veysey
2018, Stage, Professor Marvel/Wizard, The Wizard of Oz, Pick Me Up Theatre, Robert Readman
2017, Stage, David Lloyd George, Everything is Possible, York Theatre Royal/Pilot Theatre, Juliet Forster and Katie Posner
2016, Stage, Soldier, The York Mystery Plays, York Minster, Phillip Breen
2015, Stage, Balicke & Glubb, Drums in the Night, YSCP, Claire Morley
2015, Stage, George Stephenson, In Fog and Falling Snow, York Theatre Royal and Pilot Theatre, Damian Cruden
2014, Stage, Henry Pelham, S.O.S, Script Yorkshire/Friargate Theatre, Joe Steele
2014, Stage, Sir Peter Teazle, School for Scandal, Upstart Theatre, Clancy McMullan
2012, Stage, Duke Senior, As You Like it, York Theatre Royal, Andra Catincescu
2012, Stage, Workman One, The Crucifixion, York Mystery Plays, Damian Cruden / Paul Burbridge
2012, Stage, Bob, The Office Party, York Settlement Community Players, Mike Hickman
2011, Stage, Agamemnon, Troilus & Cressida, Yorkshire Shakespeare Project, Paul Toy
2011, Stage, William, Two Planks and a Passion, York Theatre Royal, Paul Burbridge/Juliet Forster
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Old Man in Care Home, Weirdos, Northern Film School, Yanina Maslouskaya
2018, Short Film, Interviewer, Hidden Disability, Northern Film School, Yanina Maslouskaya
2018, Short Film, Terry, The Old Man and The Body, Northern Film School, Ben Phillips
2012, Short Film, Lane, The Importance of Being Earnest, Theatre Mill, Luke Downing
2012, Short Film, The Station Master, The Station Master, York City Council, Jo Fairfax
Site Specific
2017, Site Specific, Duke of Buckingham, HENRY VIII, York Shakespeare Project, Ben Prusiner
2014, Site Specific, Carter/Mr Justice Wainwright, Witness for the Prosecution, Theatre Mill, Samuel Wood
2013, Site Specific, Officer, Blood+Chocolate, York Theatre Royal/Pilot Theatre/Slung Low, Alan Lane
2013, Site Specific, Norman Ferguson, Clocking In, Pilot Theatre, Katie Posner
Music Video
2015, Music Video, Farmer, Bring Me The Horizon 'True Friends', Squire, Thomas James
Television Movie
2017, Television Movie, Old Joe, A Christmas Carol, Runestone Pictures, Diana Brooks
2013, Radio, Norman Ferguson, Clocking In, BBC Radio York, Katie Posner


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Australian, Cockney, Essex, French, Geordie, German, London*, Polish, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Director, Teacher (qualified)


Sussex University, BA Hons English Literature, 3 years, 1968 - 1971