SIMON BLAKE by Nick James
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8 Dacre Gardens, Borehamwood, Herts WD6 2JP
Phone: 020-8953 1481
Mobile: 07794 971733
Artist's Website:
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. (70kg)
Playing Age:31 - 40 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging


CURRENTLY: "HOBSON'S CHOICE" at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield (Autumn 2017)

Stage Television Radio Commercial PC Gaming Further Credits
2017, Stage, Tubby Wadlow, Hobson's Choice, Paul Taylor-Mills Ltd. (Pomegranate Theatre), Stuart Burrows
2017, Stage, John Smith, Ray Cooney's Caught in the Net, Paul Taylor-Mills Ltd (Manor Pavilion Theatre), Lillie Collier
2017, Stage, Charles Condomine, Blithe Spirit, Less is MORE and Middlesbrough Theatre, David Tuffnell
2016, Stage, The Signal-Man, The Signal-Man, Crowley & Co (Vault Festival), Tania Azevedo
2015, Stage, President of the Court, The Bells, ACS Random and Park Theatre, Lucy Foster
2015, Stage, The Clerk, The Knight from Nowhere, ACS Random and Park Theatre, Lucy Foster
2015, Stage, William Underhill, Shakespeare's Sister, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Asia Osborne
2014, Stage, Wishee Washee, Aladdin, That's Entertainment, Lloyd Notice
2013, Stage, Dromio of Syracuse, Comdey of Errors, Rain or Shine, James Reynard
2011, Stage, Ensemble, Waiting for Lefty, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Tinuke Craig
2011, Stage, Dearth, Dear Brutus, New Diorama Theatre, Gillian King
2011, Stage, Jonathan Harker, Dracula, Criterion Theatre, Crispin Harris
2011, Stage, Count Bellair, The Beaux Stratagem, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Crispin Harris
2011, Stage, Macbeth, Macbeth, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Peter Craze
2011, Stage, Sir Andrew Ague-Cheeke, Twelfth Night, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Holly Wilson
2011, Stage, Vanya, Uncle Vanya, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Jonathan Kemp
2010, Stage, Robert, Push Up, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Yael Shavit
2010, Stage, Stephen, Entertaining Angels, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Brendan Murray
2010, Stage, Ambrose, The White Cat, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Chris Pickles
2007, Stage, Suffolk, Death of Kings (based on Shakespeare's Henry VI), Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre, John Adams
2006, Stage, Benvolio, Romeo and Juliet, Cambridge Shakespeare Festival, Simon Bell
2016, Television, Martin, Steak, Ghost Pictures, Elliot Manarin
2012, Television, Professor Pop, Science Goes Pop, Banana Split Productions (for POP TV), Tom Jackson
2003, Television, P.C. Stevens, Hollyoaks, Mersey Television, Paul Murphy
2012, Radio, Manny, Doctor Who - The Jupiter Conjunction, Big Finish Productions, Ken Bentley
2014, Commercial, Model, Eaglemoss – Military Watches TVC, Banana Split Productions, Tom Jackson
2013, Commercial, Dad, Defib Commercial, Hurtwood Film Academy, Kara Alberts & Luke Gilchrist
2012, Commercial, Matt (Presenter), ST Mungo's Ginger Sheep,, Michael Lebor
2009, Commercial, Dad, Royal International Air Tattoo Advertisement, Gas Street Works, Craig Castell
2004, Commercial, Chris, Equality For You, Northern Accent Television, David Beech
2002, Commercial, Peter, Kitchens Direct, B.C.M.B., Richard Pilkington
PC Gaming
2012, PC Gaming, Professor Green, Generation Green: Fossil Island: Ep.1, Playniac (for British Gas), Rob Davis
Further Credits
2017, Documentary, William Hulton, Peterloo Massacre, Royal Holloway, Bill Thisdell
2014, Short Film, Mo, Pests, Met Films, Ealing Studio, Jack Wright
2013, Audio, Teiresias, Oedipus the King, Audioscribble, Felix Trench
2011, Audio, Nominee, Carleton Hobbs Awards, BBC, Peter Kavanagh
2011, Audio, Nick, Nabokov's Gloves, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), Cherry Cookson
2011, Video, Stephen, Second Coming, (whilst training at Drama Studio London), David Tucker
2011, Video, Mr Bingley, Pride and Prejudice, (whilst training at Drama School London), Baz Taylor
2011, Video, Billy, Eastenders excerpt, (whilst training at Drama School London), Jo Johnson


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Central Scottish, Cockney, Dorset, Essex, Geordie*, German, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, RP, Swedish, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass (singing), Guitar*, Guitar-Electric, Recorder
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Dubbing, Mask, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Repertory, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Stage Combat, Swimming
Other Skills:Camera Operator, Computer Literate, Devising, Improvisation, Narration, Puppetry, Scriptwriter (professional), Writer



BBC - 'CARLETON HOBBS Bursary Award' Nominee – 2011 (Group Commendation)

'Dance and Drama Award' winner - DSL 2010



DRAMA STUDIO LONDON, Postgraduate Course in Acting, 2010 - 2011

ROYAL ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ARTS, Acting Shakespeare, 2007