Spotlight: JOANNE THOMSON

JOANNE THOMSON

JOANNE THOMSON by Cass Michael
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CURTIS BROWN
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Phone: 020-7393 4400
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E-mail: actorsagents@curtisbrown.co.uk
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CRIMSON MEDIA GROUP
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SAY SO VOICES
5th Floor, 21 Berners Street, London W1T 3LP
Phone: 020 3928 9778
Mobile: 07753 407177
E-mail: amy@saysovoices.com
WWW: www.saysovoices.com
Artist's Website: www.joannethomson.co.uk
Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. (51kg)
Playing Age:18 - 35 years
Appearance:White
Nationality:British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Warm
  

About me:

US - 3 year O1 Extraordinary Ability Visa and selected as BAFTA Los Angeles Newcomer. Currently appearing as DS Harvey in BBC's The Victim now available on iPlayer.

Played real life Suffragette Mary Leigh in BBC's The Suffragettes with Lucy Worsley which won a BAFTA at this year's ceremony.

Nominated for Best Emerging Actress and Best Young Actress in TV/Film at the IARA Awards for her role of DC Iris Laird in ITV's In Plain Sight.

Stage Television Film Music Video Commercial Concert Further Credits
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Stage
2018, Stage, Sebastian, Twelfth Night, The Royal Lyceum & Bristol Old Vic, Wils Wilson
2018, Stage, Miranda, The Tempest, Iris Theatre, Covent Garden, Daniel Winder
2017, Stage, Molly, The Whip Hand by Douglas Maxwell, Traverse/Birmingham Rep/National Theatre Scotland, Tessa Walker
2016, Stage, Cece, Nothing to be Done by Meghan Tyler (Best Play - Setkani '16), Edinburgh Festival / Setkani / Neu Now, Joanne Thomson
2015, Stage, Bethany, The Choir by Paul Higgins, Citizens Theatre / ATG, Dominic Hill
2015, Stage, Helena, Midsummer Night's Dream, Bard in the Botanics, Emily Reutlinger
2015, Stage, Steph, Milk, Traverse Theatre, Amanda Gaughan
2014, Stage, Kimberly, Kill Johnny Glendenning by DC Jackson (CATS nominated), Royal Lyceum / Citizens Theatre, Mark Thomson
2014, Stage, Else, Festen by David Eldridge, Cockpit Theatre, London / Tron Theatre, Maggie Kinloch & John Kazek
2013, Stage, Celia Mann, Miseryguts by Liz Lochhead after Moliere, RCS, Tony Cownie (Royal Lyceum)
2013, Stage, Lynn, Anna Weiss by Mike Cullen, Tron Theatre, Janette Foggo
2013, Stage, Lady Macduff, Macbeth, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Ali De Souza
2012, Stage, Lou, The Breakout by Anders Lustgarten, Theatre Uncut / Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Emily Reutlinger / Debbie Hannan
2012, Stage, Cinderella, Cinderella, Edinburgh King's Theatre / Qdos Entertainment, Paul Elliot
2012, Stage, Madame Pernelle, Tartuffe by Liz Lochhead, RCS, Tony Cownie
2011, Stage, Blackout, ThickSkin, Neil Bettles(Frantic Assembly)/Davey Anderson(NTS)
2011, Stage, Kirsten, Mwana, Tron Theatre / Ankur Productions, Andy Arnold
2011, Stage, Sorrow, The Breathing House by Peter Arnott, Tron Theatre Glasgow/ Rekindle, Bill Wright
Television
2019, Television, DS Lisa Harvey, The Victim, BBC, Niall MacCormick
2018, Television, Mary Leigh, The Suffragettes with Lucy Worsley (2019 BAFTA WINNER), BBC, Emma Frank
2016, Television, Detective Constable Iris Laird, In Plain Sight (2017 BAFTA NOMINATED), World Productions / ITV, John StricklaND
2014, Television, Amy, Shieldinch Nights - Pilot episode, RCS / BBC Scotland, Stuart Davids
2010, Television, Over The Rainbow, BBC/Talkback Thames
Film
2020, Feature Film, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Mank, Netflix, David Fincher
2019, Film, Juniper, Juniper, Blazing Griffin, Jack Goessens
2018, Film, Kiki, Bouba & Kiki, Jack Goessens
2018, Film, Rose, What Separates Us From The Beasts (RTS winner), Sedona May Tubbs
2014, Film, Anna, BB (Channel 4 award nominee), Digicult, Kate Burton
2014, Feature Film, Rose, The Creator, Digicult / BFI, Al and Al
2013, Film, Jenny, Sunsets and Silhouettes (BAFTA WINNER), Factotum Films, Tim Courtney
2013, Film, Girl, Adolescence, Factotum, Shaun Hughes
2013, Feature Film, Jackie, Wasteland 26, Breaking Point Flix, Keir Siewert
Music Video
2015, Music Video, Lead, Have Mercy Las Vegas - Bonnie & Clyde, Ashworth Films, Jonathan Ashworth
2015, Music Video, Lead, The Winter Tradition - All Back Home, Shootback Productions, Stuart Breadner
2014, Music Video, Lead, Sucioperro - Rabbits in Boxes, Shootback Productions, Stuart Breadner
Commercial
2019, Commercial, Lead, Zopa Feel Good Money, Territory Studio London, Matt McDermott
2012, Commercial, Young Mum, Breastfeeding Campaign Commercial, MTP / STV, David Boni
Concert
2013, Concert, Choir, Susan Boyle Concert Tour, Edinburgh Festival Theatre/King's Theatre Glasgow, Andrew Panton
2005, Concert, Principle Vocalist, Special Olympics Opening Ceremony, Special Olympics, Stuart Bird
Further Credits
2014, Event, Helen Thomas - Reading, WW1 Centenary Commonwealth Commemoration Service, Broadcast live worldwide - BBC, Glasgow Cathedral

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Edinburgh, English-Standard, Glasgow*, Lanarkshire, London, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard*, Yorkshire
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet*, Body Popping, Choral Singing*, Choreography*, Contemporary Dance*, Contemporary Singing, Dance Captain*, Flute, Freestyle Dance, Hip Hop Dance, Jazz Dancing*, Jazz Singing, Mezzo-Soprano*, Pas de Deux, Period Dancing, Piano, Pointe, Singing (general)*, Tap
Performance:Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Comedy, Dancer-Professional, Live Roleplay, Mask, Meisner Technique, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Professional Dancer, Professional Singer, Repertory, Role Play, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Ice Skating, Rollerblading, Running, Swimming, Table Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Assistant Director (experienced), Computer Literate, Dance Teacher, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Film/Video Editor (experienced), Improvisation, Narration, Painting, Photographic Model, Workshop Leader (Acting)

Training:

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - 3 year BA Acting (Graduated 2014)

Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), Acting (Graduated 2009)

Acting Coach Scotland - Mark Westbrook - Advanced Practical Aesthetics and Meisner

16 years at Glasgow Academy of Musical Theatre Arts studying Acting, Singing and Dance