Spotlight: JOHN ASHTON


JOHN ASHTON by Deborah Taylor
Photo: Deborah Taylor
405 Strand, London WC2R 0NE
Phone: 020 7836 4111
Fax: 020 7836 4222
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:16st. (102kg)
Playing Age:56 - 70 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Mid Length
Facial Hair:Goatee
Voice Character:Direct
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Awaiting transmission - Barton in "Belgravia" by Julian Fellowes ITV 2020

Awaiting transmission - "Unforgotten" by Chris Lang. Season 4, episodes 1 &2 ITV 2020. Director Andy Wilson

Television Stage Film Television Movie
2015, Television, Gloucester, The Dresser, BBC, Richard Eyre
2015, Television, John Sutherland, Silent Witness, BBC, Richard Senior
2012, Television, Sheriff, Henry IV Part 1, BBC, Richard Eyre
2011, Television, Ted Lawson, Call The Midwife, BBC, Philippa Lowthorpe
2011, Television, John Docherty, Law and Order, ITV, Matt King
2011, Television, Eddie, Geronimo, Coming Up, Channel 4, Nele Hecht
2009, Television, Joseph Summers, The Take, Sky 1 Television, David Drury
2006, Television, Cahill, Eastenders, BBC Television, Peter Rose
2006, Television, Robbie Owen, The Bill, Thames Talkback, David Innes Edwards
2005, Television, Jed Barret, Casualty, BBC Television, Robbie Del Maestro
2004, Television, Martin, Family, Thames Television, David Drury
2002, Television, Governor Bolland, In Deep, Valentine Productions/BBC, Colin Bucksey
2001, Television, Mickey 'Chopper' Brinton, Doctors, BBC Television, Neil Adams
2000, Television, Ridley, Touch Of Frost, Yorkshire Television, Roger Bamford
2000, Television, Simon Dexter, London's Burning, London Weekend Television, Nigel Douglas
1999, Television, Roy Bennett, Up Rising, Tiger Aspect Productions, Matt Lipsey
1998, Television, Det.Ins. Ferman, Ultraviolet, Channel 4, Joe Aherne
1997, Television, Tim Graham, Gold, Granada Television, Sheree Foulkson
1997, Television, D.S.Anderson, Brookside, Mersey Television, Various Directors
1991, Television, Ch.Sup Don Henderson, Waterfront Beat, BBC Televison, Various Directors
2015, Television, Gloucester, The Dresser, BBC, Richard Eyre
2019, Television, Barton, Belgravia, Carnival, John Alexander
2012, Stage, Archie Rice, The Entertainer, Lichfield Garrick Theatre, Andrew Hall
2007, Stage, Inspector Sibley/Simon Veal, Plunder, Watermill Theatre/Greenwich Theatre, Heather Davies
2005, Stage, Duke Frederick/Duke Senior, As You Like It, New Theatre Stoke on Trent, Lucy Pittman Wallace
2003, Stage, Sexby, King Cromwell, Richmond Orange Tree Theatre, Sam Walters
2003, Stage, Stephen, Dealer's Choice, London, Robert Jezek
2000, Stage, Clement/Bullock, The Colour of Justice, National Tour, Nick Kent
2002, Feature Film, Journo, The Calcium Kid, Working Title, Alex de Rakoff
Television Movie
2009, Television Movie, Joseph Summers, The Take, Sky 1, David Drury


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Bristol, Cockney*, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, RP, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone, Blues*, Contemporary Dance, Folk Singing, Guitar, Jazz Dancing, Percussion, Rock Singing*, Tenor
Performance:Autocue trained/experienced, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton*, Cricket*, Snooker*, Squash*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


Bristol Old Vic Theatre School