Spotlight: JOHN MAWSON


JOHN MAWSON by Kat Podell
Photo: Kat Podell
41 North Road, London N7 9DP
Phone: 020 7607 0872
9663 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 1040, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, USA
Phone: 001 310 595 0222
Artist's Website:
Los Angeles County, California, United States
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
New York, United States
Height:6'4" (193cm)
Weight:15st. (95kg)
Playing Age:45 - 60 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Nationality:British, American
Eye Colour:Grey-Green
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

John plays David Atkinson in the thriller "Green Rush" distributed by LIonsgate with an April 2020 release. For more information see artist's website: and

Film Television Short Film Stage Musical Further Credits
2020, Feature Film, David Atkinson, Green Rush, Datura Studios, Lionsgate., Gerard Roxburgh
2015, Feature Film, Sorin, Rehearsal, Raven West Films, Carl Bessai
2015, Feature Film, Dr Azra Doodnough, 96 Souls, SJPL Films, Stanley Jacobs
2012, Feature Film, Arresting Officer Jones, Children of Sorrow, Jourdan McLure
2012, Feature Film, Phoenix Businessman, The Master, The Weinstein Company, Paul Thomas Anderson
2011, Feature Film, Mathjis (Voice), Return to the Hiding Place, Chelsea Films, Peter Spencer
2010, Feature Film, Henry Chambers (Principal), The Last Seven, Press On Features, Imran Naqvi
2010, Film, Health Secretary Sir Anthony Hawthorne (principal), Pack Of Pain, Dynamind Productions, Pawel Regdosz
2019, Television, Geoffrey, Guillermo's butler, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, ABC, Jimmy Kimmel
2018, Television, Recurring Role, Emergency: LA, Spectrum, Len Davies
2017, Television, Prime Minister Brent Jenkins, Spirit 7, Spectrum, Len Davies
2016, Television, Funeral Director (Guest Star), Casual, Hulu, Michael Weaver
2015, Television, French Nobleman (Co Star), Outlander, Starz!, Matein Huseyin
2015, Television, Co-Star, Castle, ABC Studios, Bill Roe
2014, Television, Co-Star, Rake, Fox TV, John Avnet
2013, Television, Co-Star, Criminal Minds, ABC Studios, Matthew Gray Gubler
2011, Television, Writer / Baxter (Lead), Masters of the House (Sitcom) (Series 1, 6 Episodes), MOTH Productions, Rachel Rath
2010, Television, Himself, The Premiere of "The Last Seven", Press On Features, Imran Naqvi
2010, Television, Himself, The Making of "The Last Seven", Incentive Productions, George Featherby
2009, Television, Himself, House Gift. (Episode 5, 04/09/09), ITV, Amy Fallon
2008, Television, Henry (Dad), Legal Aliens (Pilot Scene), Relentless Films L.A., Steve Whelan
2008, Television, Father and Lawyer, Alchemy 72 Workshop, The Alchemy of Screen Acting, Andrew Higgs
2007, Television, US Army Officer, Inside Waco, Darlow Smithson, Neil Rawles
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Tony Soprano, Rainbow Book, Toscars, Martin Lee White
2017, Short Film, Tony, MiMi Land, Toscars, Kim Morgan Greene
2014, Short Film, Willy (writer, producer), Knobraska, North Atlantic Ridge, Chris Devlin
2013, Short Film, Pat Snr (writer, producer), Silver Whinings Payback, North Atlantic Ridge, Rachel Rath
2012, Short Film, David Cross (Lead), Writer, 6 Years, 4 Months and 23 Days, North Atlantic Ridge, Gerard Roxburgh
2012, Short Film, Fitzroy Abelard-Tumblehome III, Dwight Freeney's Cereal commercial, FunnyOrDie, Avin Das
2012, Short Film, White House Staffer, Walk & Talk: The West Wing Reunion, Funny or Die, Lauren Palmigiano
2012, Short Film, Goldman Sachs board member, Muppets vs Goldman Sachs, Funny or Die, Alex Fernie
2011, Short Film, Writer / Senator Jerry North/Sir Jeremy North, Anniversarius Interruptus, Bizfoot Productions, Kate Rees-Davies
2009, Short Film, Dr Silver, Alice, Bushey Hill Productions, Joachim de Smedt
2009, Short Film, Training Officer Harrison, The Gauntlet, UH Productions, Anthony Reid
2008, Short Film, Dr White (A and E), Ad Nauseam, True Vision, Royal Holloway, David Segal Hamilton
2020, Stage, Jim, Circling, Beverly Hills Playhouse, Allen Barton
2019, Stage, Lionel Percy, Bakersfield Mist, Beverly Hills Playhouse, Amir Korangy
2018, Stage, Sir Johnstone Kently, Rope, Robo & Bash, Anna Safar
2015, Stage, William Gillette / Sherlock Holmes, The Game's Afoot; or Holmes for the Holidays, Theatre Palisades, Los Angeles, Gene Franklin Smith
2014, Stage, David Lancaster, The Vortex, Amanda Eliasch and Vespa Collective, Gene Franklin Smith
2012, Stage, Sherlock Holmes, The Secret of Sherlock Holmes, Mawson Vernazza, at Theatre Asylum L.A., Amir Korangy
2011, Stage, The Announcer: Flash Gordon, "The Radio Plays", AFTRA L.A. at the Wells Fargo Theatre, Los Angeles, Bob Telford
2010, Stage, Moriarty, U/S Holmes and Watson, ASM, The Secret of Sherlock Holmes, Ian Fricker, Richard Temple. The Duchess Theatre, Robin Herford
2010, Stage, King Alonso, The Tempest, The Faction. The Tabard and Brockwell Park, Mark Leipacher
2010, Stage, Moriarty, U/S Holmes and Watson, The Secret of Sherlock Holmes, Ian Fricker Ltd and Colchester Mercury No 1 Tour, Robin Herford
2009, Stage, Ensemble (Tennessee Farmer), Inherit The Wind, The Old Vic, Sir Trevor Nunn
2009, Stage, Aegeon, The Officer, The Comedy of Errors, The Curious Room (Brockwell Park), Knight Mantell
2008, Stage, William Townshend M.P., The Bomb, by Kevin Dyer, The Dukes Lancaster and Action Transport Tour, Joe Sumsion
2008, Stage, Benjamin Broun, The Gaelic Teacher by Paolo Chianta, The Hoy Theatre Company at the Etcetera Theatre, Lars Harald Goethe
2008, Stage, Henry/Arresting Officer/Ensemble, "What's Left Behind" / "Mamenshka", Act Provocateur at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre, Victor Sobchak
2008, Stage, Dr. Dorn, The Seagull , Anton Chekhov, Act Provocateur at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre, Victor Sobchak
2007, Stage, Friedrich Hofreiter, Undiscovered Country, Tom Stoppard, The Actors Company, New Players Theatre, London, David Harris
2007, Stage, Captain Arthur Phillip RN, My Country's Good, The Actors Company, LCTS, Diana Hillier
2007, Stage, Dr Astrov, Uncle Vanya, Anton Chekhov, The Actors Company, Hugh Fraser
2007, Stage, Major Booth Voysey, The Voysey Inheritance, The Actors Company, David Harris
2005, Stage, Alex, A Curtain Up On Murder, Friston/Aldeburgh Players, Carolyn Ridgeon
2004, Stage, Corporal Nym/Williams, Henry V, Tour De Force, Joe Harmston
2003, Stage, Guy/Macheath, A Chorus Of Disapproval, Friston Players, Jenni Wake-Walker
2001, Stage, Gary Essendine, Present Laughter, Friston Players, Jenni Wake-Walker
2000, Stage, Jimmy Beales, Roots, Friston Players, Jenni Wake-Walker
1998, Stage, Duke Orsino, Twelfth Night, Friston Players, Bryan Drake
1997, Stage, Ernest, The Importance Of Being Earnest, Friston Players, Bryan Drake & Ginny Drake
2009, Musical, Crispin Hansen/Narrator/Baritone, The Rex Roman Pink Floyd Show, CH Entertainments. Tour and Edinburgh Festival., Simon Ash
2008, Musical, Max Wax, Loving Art, The Landor Theatre, Robert McWhir
2008, Musical, Moore in "Clocked" and Baritone, Pages - plays and songs, New Writing Collective at the Pacific Playhouse, Joe Fredericks
Further Credits
2020, Audio, Narrator, Book, Crescent, North Atlantic Ridge
2015, Documentary, Interviewer, Cooper's Mountain, North Atlantic Ridge, John Mawson
2014, Audio, Narrator, book, Beneath Another Sun, North Atlantic Ridge
2013, Audio, Narrator, book, The Tower of Basel, Deyan Audiobooks, Bob Deyan
2013, Audio, Narrator, book, The Adventures of Vidocq, Deyan Audiobooks
2013, Audio, Narrator, book, Kruschev, the Biography, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, The Departure, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, The Whole World, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, The Tower of Zanid, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, Target, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, Hells Fire, Deyan Audiobooks, Bob Deyan
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, Road to Ruins, Deyan Audiobooks, Bob Deyan
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, Deyan Audiobooks
2012, Audio, Narrator, book, A Study in Sorcery by Michael Kurland,
2011, Commercial, The Boss, Greenpeace: 40 Years of Victories, Gorgeous, Peter Thwaites
2011, Commercial, Charlie Bosworth (Lead), Peugeot Envy (interactive), Grid24, Paul Middleton
2010, Commercial, The Husband, Santander Digital Merchandising, Roster:Worldwide, Darryl Goodridge
2009, Commercial, Choir member, Ibuleve Choir, Bray Leino
2009, Workshop, Abbott Bernard, In Extremis, Write To Play at The Globe, Howard Brenton and Chris Campbell
2008, Music Video, Dining businessman, J2K - Who Am I?, Whirlwind Films, Spencer Doane
2008, Infomercial, Dr Smith, Haringey Three Workers, Fourth Passenger, Riccardo Sai
2007, Workshop, Cardinal Benelli, The Last Confession, Roger Crane. Showcase; Soho Theatre, The Actors Company, Liz Bagley
2007, Workshop, Longueville, Love's Labour's Lost, The London Centre for Theatre Studies, Andrew Visnevski
2006, Event, Compere/Master of Ceremonies, Gala Evening at the Goldsmith's Hall, British Youth Opera, Judith Butler
2006, Workshop, Dr Yevgeny Dorn, The Seagull, Anton Chekhov, The London Centre for Theatre Studies, Elena Knight
2006, Workshop, Shylock, The Merchant of Venice, The London Centre for Theatre Studies, Andrew Visnevski
2002, Music Video, Businessman, Del Amitri, Outsider, Toby Courlander


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, East Anglian, French, Lancashire, Nordic, RP*, South African
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad, Baritone*, Baritone-High, Blues, Choral Singing, Classical Singing, Contemporary Singing, Jive, Rock Singing*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, After Dinner Speaker, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Compere, Master of Ceremonies, Motion Capture, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Public Speaking, Repertory, Voice Over, Voice Over + Studio + Source Connect or similar
(* = highly skilled)
Golf, Horse-riding, Karting, Rowing, Sailing*, Scuba Diving, Shooting, Skiing*, Stage Combat, Water Skiing
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence, Powerboat Licence, Yacht Captain Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Drama Workshop Leader, Filmmaker, Firearms Marksman, Improvisation, IT Literate, Military Training/Experience, Motion Capture, Motorboat, Narration, Presentation Coach, Screenwriter (professional)
Vocal Range:B♭3 to F7


Post Graduate Diploma in Acting, The Actors Company: The London Centre for Theatre Studies.

Master of Arts, (Distinction) Maritime Policy. Greenwich University, London.

Ships Captain, (Master Mariners license), London.

Coaches: Beverly Hills Playhouse. (Masterclass on-going) Margie Haber: (Master Intensive)

Annie Grindlay (Audition Intensive) Amy Lyndon (Audition)

Lesly at Lesly Kahn and Co. (Comedy Intensive, Technique Clinic and Ongoing)