Spotlight: CLAIRE FORD


CLAIRE FORD by John Clark
Photo: John Clark
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7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. 10lb. (62kg)
Playing Age:30 - 40 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Claire is one half of multi award-winning physical comedy double-act, The Kagools, ( who regularly perform in comedy clubs and festivals around the world. They have won 6 awards for their work, including in Edinburgh (2017), Tasmania (2019) and Adelaide (2017 & 2020). "surely one of the outright funniest pieces of the entire festival." ***** (TV Bomb, Edfringe)

Comedy Television Stage Film Commercial Music Video Further Credits
2020, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools, Cirque Du Kagool, Gilded Balloon, Adelaide Fringe Festival
2019, Comedy, Dr Lara, Dr Lara Love: Love Leans In, Solo character comedy show, Edfringe
2019, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools: Cirque Du Kagool, (Live physical comedy show) MICF, Edfringe
2018, Comedy, Claire, Unboxed - Comedy solo show, Adelaide, Buxton & Edinburgh festivals
2018, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools: Kula (Live Physical Comedy Show), Adelaide Fringe/Melbourne Comedy Festival
2017, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools: Tutti (Live Physical Comedy Show), Adelaide Fringe/Edinburgh Fringe Festival/Tour, Javier Jarquin
2016, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools: Tutti (Live 50min physical comedy show), Javier Jarquin
2015, Comedy, Kagool, The Kagools: Kagoolio (50min live physical comedy show), Wilkinson Ford, Jonny Freeman
2015, Comedy, Solo live storytelling show, Box, Momentum, Alex Jeapes
2015, Comedy, Chairwoman, The Banning committee (3 online episodes), Turtle Canyon Comedy, Al Clayton
2015, Comedy, Katy, Shambles Series 2 (online series), Wildseed Studios, Harry Deansway
2014, Comedy, Various characters, Claire Ford: ConciousMess (solo live character stand up), Edinburgh and Adelaide Comedy Festivals
2013, Comedy, Comedy sketches, Wilkinson Ford: Webmasters, Wilkinson Ford, Janet Palmer
2012, Comedy, Comedy Sketches, The Wilkinson Ford Variety Show, Janet Palmer
2011, Comedy, Live Sketch Show, The Gherkin Fantasies, Wilkinson Ford, Jo Williams
2010, Comedy, Presenter/Director, The Awards Diaries, Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards
2007, Comedy, Terri, CelebriTerri, Deep End Media, Katharine Bird
2018, Television, Lauren Ralph, Spy School, Zodiak Kids/ ITV
2016, Television, Henchwoman, Zapped!, Baby Cow Productions, Dave Lambert
2015, Television, Therapist Dr Hoole, Chopped Liver, Story Productions, Claire Ford
2014, Television, Clare, Glue, Eleven, Channel 4, Olly Blackburn
2013, Television, Terri Skyler, Fat Pipes, BBC Comedy, Sasha Ransome
2006, Television, Jenny, They Kill Jasmine, Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation, Najdat Anzour
2006, Television, Clara, Journalist, WindUp TV, BBC/ 12 Yard
2017, Stage, Maria, Metropolis NYE Interactive theatre, Food and Theatre Company, Anna Griffith and Orla O'Caroll
2016, Stage, Marylin Monroe, Some Like it Hot NYE Immersive theatre, Food & Theatre Company, Orla O'Carroll
2009, Stage, Miss Holloway, Carless Talk, MOMO Theatre, Chris Michael & Alex Jeapes
2009, Stage, Woman 1, The Intricate Workings of a Sherbert Lemon, Oxford Playhouse - rehearsed reading, Sarah Dodd
2008, Stage, Felicity Anne, Mad Mary Dancin/ No Sense of Rhythm - Rehearsed reading, Oxford Playhouse, Sarah Dodd
2007, Stage, Tinkerbell, Peter Pan, Pyramid Productions
2006, Stage, Martirio, The House of Bernarda Alba, New Players Theatre, Margarete Forsyth
2009, Feature Film, Freya, Elemental Storage, Original Standard Picture Production, Matthew Dixon
2008, Film, Sally, End of the Tour, Scar Tissue Films, Rick Gutteridge
2007, Feature Film, Diane, The Butterfly Tattoo, Dynamic Entertainment, Phil Hawkins
2007, Film, Pippa, Sad Case, Deep End Media, Sam Rogers
2006, Film, Kelly, Rehab, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, Martin Stitt
2017, Commercial, Alex, Threathunter, Vloop, Capgemini, Mark Heller
2016, Commercial, Friend, House of Home Ident for Loose Women, Mindshare, Ben Hume-Paton
2014, Commercial, Kitchen cook, Christmas24, NBC Universal, Lee Edwards
2013, Commercial, Woman in lounge, B&Q Unloved rooms, Kream London, Lalli Johnson
2012, Commercial, Mum, Juan Sheet does Plenty, Blink, Mark Denton
2012, Commercial, Answer machine, Cheeky Bingo, Bare Films, Adam Gunser
Music Video
2012, Music Video, Log Lady, Our Man in the Bronze Age, Acid Films, Dan Gibling
2011, Music Video, Phone girl, Asthma Attack, Cock 'n' Bull Kid, Island Records, Michael Baldwin
2011, Music Video, Clown, Six Toes 'Low Guns', Henry Cowling
2009, Music Video, Dancer, Anatomy, King Furnace, Katharine Bird
2006, Music Video, Scientist, Crash, King Furnace, Katharine Cartmell
Further Credits
2011, Educational, Roleplay - Patient, Student Doctor Exams, Oxford University
2010, DVD, Debbie - Receptionist, Get Smart - English Language DVD, MTJ Media, Mari Tudor-Jones
2010, DVD, Jules, Quest, MTJ Media, David Broscombe
2010, Educational, Sarah, Hodder Education Business Scenarios, MTJ Media, Rory McKellar
2010, Video Game, Teacher in Charge of Numeracy, Accelerated Headship, MTJ Media, Rory McKellar
2008, Radio, Maria, All You See, Pedram Sadough


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Cockney, Essex, French, Liverpool, Northern, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Burlesque, Period Dancing, Piano, Soprano, Xylophone, Zumba
Performance:Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Corporate Roleplay, Live Roleplay, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Stand-up Comic, TV Presenting, Underwater Filming, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Cycling, Netball, Scuba Diving, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tennis, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Camera Operator, Computer Literate, Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Filmmaker, Improvisation, Photographic Model, Photography, Writer


Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts (NCDT Accredited), London

Ecole Philippe Gaulier, Paris