ADAM DONALDSON by Twin City Pictures
Photo: Twin City Pictures
D Floor, Milburn House, Dean Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1LF
Phone: 0191 221 2490
Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:12st. (76kg)
Playing Age:25 - 32 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Light Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

“Adam Donaldson is a natural for King Henry with a rough-hewn charisma that demands attention.”

The Herald, 2019 ****

“Heading up a fantastic cast is Adam Donaldson, bringing equal parts wide-eyed vulnerability and roaring machismo to the baby-faced king…” The List, 2019 ****

“Richard’s henchman Buckingham (brilliantly played by Adam Donaldson)...” The Scotsman, 2019 ****

Stage Television Short Film Further Credits
2020, Stage, Ian, 10 minutes to...(Blyth Spirit), Live Theatre, Jamie Eastlake
2019, Stage, Nod / Gunnar/ Muninn, Viking Christmas, Queen's Hall, Jake Murray
2019, Stage, Henry V, Henry V, Bard in the Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2019, Stage, Buckingham / Richmond, Richard III, Bard in the Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2019, Stage, Les Mallow / Leslie Calderback, When The Boat Comes In, The Customs House, Katy Weir
2018, Stage, XY, Suffragette, Coracle, Matt Jamie
2018, Stage, PC Adam Heron, 10 Minutes to..., Live Theatre, Chris Foley
2018, Stage, Benedick, Much Ado About Nothing, Bard In The Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2018, Stage, Enobarbus, Antony and Cleopatra, Bard In The Botanics, Gordon Barr
2017, Stage, John Thompson, Geordie, The Customs House, Jamie Brown
2017, Stage, Angelo, Measure For Measure, Bard In The Botanics, Gordon Barr
2017, Stage, Sam (One Man Show), Hidden, Theatre N16, Gary Thomas
2016, Stage, Malvolio, Twelfth Night, Bard In The Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2016, Stage, Faustus, Dr Faustus, Bard In The Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2015, Stage, Thomas, Turning Pages (Memories Of The Sea), Live Theatre, Rachael Glover
2015, Stage, The Duke, The Duke In The Cupboard, The Custom's House, Katy Weir
2015, Stage, Duke of Aumerle, Richard II, Bard In The Botanics, Jennifer Dick
2015, Stage, Jed, Unforgettable, New Perspectives, Theresa Keogh
2015, Stage, Benvolio & Capulet, Romeo & Juliet, Bard In The Botanics, Gordon Barr
2014, Stage, Andy, Haunting Julia, Queens Hall Arts, Geoff Keys
2014, Stage, Martha, Never Forget, Queen's Hall Arts, Rosie Kellagher
2014, Stage, Dante, The Next Train To Depart, Trashed Organ, Melanie Rashbrooke
2014, Stage, Various Roles, Write Stuff, Live Theatre, Phill Hoffman
2013, Stage, Hunter, Between The Lines, Live Theatre, Rachael Glover
2013, Stage, Howie Mann, Christmas Noir, Trashed Organ / Live Theatre, Melanie Rashbrooke
2013, Stage, Michael Malloy, Every Branch Blossoms, Theatre By The Lake, Annie McCourt
2012, Stage, Simon, The Night Before Christmas, Future Talent Associates, Gwilym Lawrence
2012, Stage, Various Roles, The Parade, BBC Writers Room / Live Theatre, Rosie Kellagher
2012, Stage, Bryan McCready, Father Cass' Bohran, Cap-A-Pie, Gordon Poad
2019, Television, Ali, Behind Junior Doctor's Doors, Channel 4 + TNA Films, Emma Roxburgh
2019, Television, Gary, I know where you wanked last summer, Channel 4 + Tri-Hard Films, Daymon Britton
2015, Television, Lad 1, Boy Meets Girl, BBC / Tiger Aspect, paul Walker
2013, Television, Paramedic, Inside Out, BBC, Various Directors
2013, Television, Shop Floor Staff, The Paradise, BBC, Bill Gallagher
2012, Television, Dazza, Hebburn, BBC/Baby Cow, Chris Gernon
2012, Television, Male Victim, Crimewatch, BBC Television, Katie Bodinger
Short Film
2018, Short Film, USA, The Hypocrisy of Democracy, Dr Khan / DB Media, Daymon Britton
2018, Short Film, Ethan (Lead), Overkill, Donald Productions, Ross Donald
2014, Short Film, Number 326 (LEAD), The Offshore Account, Future Talent Associates, Dan Major
2012, Short Film, Dave, Taxi Driver Actually, Tyneside Cinema, Tom Clark
Further Credits
2020, Educational, Gideon, Melva, Mortal Fools, Kiz Crosbie
2018, Commercial, Fire breathing fan, Coca Cola, M&C Saatchi, Stacy Wall
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Write Something, Alphabetti Theatre, Ben Dickenson
2017, Voice Over, Geordie President, Pot Noodle (National Online), Lucky Generals
2017, Role Play, Various Roles, CHDA Physio Assessments, Professional Role Players
2017, Role Play, Various Roles, Law School Role Play, Emma Gersch
2016, Voice Over, Arthur, An Epic Tale Of England, Kynren, Nicholas De Villiers
2016, Educational, Minister Adam, Sanctuary, Glasgow Film Theatre, Annie McCourt
2015, Role Play, Various Roles, ATOS PIP
2014, Comedy, Company, UK Festival Mixtape, Mixtape UK, Melanie Rashbrooke
2014, Educational, Roger Diggory, Where Larks Sing, Theatre By The Lake, Annie McCourt
2013, Educational, Josh Green, Josh Green Posted On Your Wall, Theatre &, Matt Connell


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Belfast, Cockney, Dublin, Geordie*, Manchester, RP*, Scottish-Standard, South African, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Contemporary Singing, Drums, Jazz Singing
Performance:Audio Drama, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cricket*, FA qualified football coach*, Football*, Football Referee (FA qualified)*, Golf*, Rugby*, Running, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Impersonation, Improvisation, Puppetry


Royal Conservatoire of Scotland MA

Bard in the Botanics Associate Artist

Ideastap BAFTA Film Showcase Winner 2015 for 'The Offshore Account' (Lead actor, writer)

"The Offshore Account" is a short cinematic masterpiece, perfectly executed through images and sounds, without the need of dialogue, with a captivating surreal tone at its heart." - Martina Amati, 2015