JOHN-JAMES COLVIN by Curtis Newell
Photo: Curtis Newell
Phone: 07399 152694
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'2" (187cm)
Playing Age:35 - 45 years
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Deep
Voice Character:Enthusiastic

About me:

"Crooked Frames", Thief of Brisco Productions, playing antagonist, Trevor. Due for release summer, 2021.

"Cancelled", part of a series of shorts called "Uploads", playing protagonist, Owen, Vivid Affect Productions, in post-production, due for release summer, 2021.

"Hindsight", Kinoeyes European Masters, playing John, due for release summer, 2020.

Recently cast as Mr Ledbetter in the feature film “The Pitch”, Litte Day Productions, Pre-Production, filming summer, 2021.

Recently cast as Michael in the film “The Interrogator”, Box Revolution/GFI Productions. Filming 2021

Film Stage Event Rehearsed Reading
2021, Feature Film, Mr Ledbetter, The Pitch, Little Day Productions, Stephen Kearney
2020, Film, Owen, Cancelled, Vivid Affect Productions, Sean Hall
2019, Film, Poet, Edinburgh Christmas Poem, BBC, Sarah Mac
2017, Feature Film, Trevor (Lead), Crooked Frames, Thief of Brisco Productions, Craig Henderson & Andrew Dean
2019, Film, John, Hindsight, Kinoeyes European Movie Masters, Alejandro Daza Baron
2018, Film, Social Worker, Trouble, Vivid Affect Productions, Sean Hall
2017, Film, Tony, Just Breathe, Box Revolution/Ground Floor Initiative, Tom Moriarty
2010, Film, Luke, PoV - Points of View, Independent
2016, Stage, Haimon, Chorus & Choragos, Antigone, John Mitchell
2014, Stage, Oberon & Snout, Bottom's Dream, Shakespeare on the Run, David Fensom & Caroline Stephenson
2009, Stage, Horace, Time Flies, One-Act Play Fesival, Margaret Rine
2007, Stage, Pompey & Proculeius, Antony and Cleopatra - Rutland Open Air Theatre, Shakespeare Company, Jean Harley
2006, Stage, Lysander, A Midsummer Night's Dream - Rutland Open Air Theatre, Stamford Shakespeare Company, Jean Harley & Maggie Porter
2006, Stage, The Rivetti Brothers, Small Family Business, Shoestring Theatre, Rodger de Toney
2005, Stage, Geoff, Getting On, Shoestring Theatre, Richard Spiers
2005, Stage, Kestril, The Alchemist - Rutland Open Air Theatre, Stamford Shakespeare Company, Di Watson
2004, Stage, Rawdon, Isidor & Croupier, Vanity Fair, Shoestring Theatre, Hilary Spiers
2016, Event, Faustus, Series of Dr Faustus Monologues, Bedales School, Kate Banks
2016, Event, Shylock, Bassanio & Antonio, Series of Shakespeare Monologues, Bedales School, Kate Banks
2015, Event, Ralph Rackstraw, HMS Pinafore, Cat-Like Tread, Sarah Kim-Whitty & Lindsey Cotter
2012, Event, Advent Reflections in Word and Song, Edinburgh University, Dermot Morrin
2011, Event, Evening of Poetry and Music, Edinburgh University, Dermot Morrin
1994, Event, Choir/Bass, Mozart Requiem, British Federation of Young Choirs, John Robertson
1993, Event, Choir/Bass, Verdi's Requiem, British Federation of Young Choirs, John Robertson
Rehearsed Reading
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Narrator, Just Breathe, Box Revolution, David Sheridan & Tom Moriarty
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Agent & Daphne, Somewhere Captured On The Chroma Key, Box Revolution, Tom Moriarty
2016, Rehearsed Reading, John, Dead End, John Mitchell
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Jim, Lucky 15, John Mitchell
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Bob, My Blood Moving, Steven Young
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Buckingham, Richard III, Stamford Shakespeare Company, Jean Harley
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Cop, The Cough, Sleeping Dog, Liam M Thomas
2006, Rehearsed Reading, Ferguson MacKinnon, The Ressurectionists, Steven Young


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Irish-Southern, Scottish-Standard*, Spanish
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, Makaton, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass-Baritone*, Choral Singing, Contemporary Singing, Scottish Dancing, Tenor Baritone
Performance:Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Poetry Reading, Story Telling
(* = highly skilled)
American Football, Badminton, Fencing, Football, Golf, Horse-riding, Pool, Shooting (Handgun), Shooting (Shotgun), Snooker, Stage Combat, Sword Fighting
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Animator, Artist (Fine Art), Artist (Oils/Oil Pastels), Artist (Portrait), Chess, Computer Literate, Firearms training, Illustrator (experienced), Improvisation, Painting, Theatre Design, Workshop Leader


5 years 1-2-1 Acting Coaching at Box Revolution, 2016 -

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, R.C.S, LAMDA & London Centre for Theatre Studies; Various Courses, Short Courses and Workshops, 2006 - 2016.

Edinburgh, Acting Out UK Drama School, Advanced Acting Course, 2016