Spotlight: GARRY ROOST


GARRY ROOST by John Barrett
Photo: John Barrett
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PO Box 63856, London N6 9BQ
Phone: 020-8347 8705
Mobile: 07730 334721
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:10st. 10lb. (68kg)
Playing Age:41 - 49 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Sideburns
Voice Quality:Melodious
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

Personal website: Edinburgh Festival 2012: Review - [4 Stars]. 2014 Review 4 Stars: F Bacon Play Trailer: Interview: Voice clip: Australia Reviews: Warhol: Reviews

Stage Television Film Further Credits
2019, Stage, Andy Warhol & Various Roles, Warhol: Bullet Karma, Ode to Life Art Festival Montenegro, Kenneth Hadley
2019, Stage, Andy Warhol / Other Characters, WARHOL: BULLET KARMA, Adelaide Fringe 2019 - Tour, Kenneth Hadley
2018, Stage, Andy Warhol / Other Characters, Warhol: Bullet Karma, Edinburgh Festival 2018, Kenneth Hadley
2016, Stage, Francis Bacon, Pope Head [The Secret Life of Francis Bacon], Brilliant Events MOMA Dubrovnik Croatia, Tour, Paul Garnault
2016, Stage, Egisto, Giglioli, Fausto, SCAMPOLO, Poetic Justice, Lawrence Lambert
2015, Stage, Francis Bacon, Pope Head [The Secret Life of Francis Bacon] by Garry Roost, Summerhall Edfest 2015, Paul Garnault
2015, Stage, Francis Bacon, Pope Head: The Secret Life of Francis Bacon, Theatre Excentrique, Sydney Australia Tour, Gerry Sont
2014, Stage, Francis Bacon, Pope Head [The Secret Life of Francis Bacon] by Garry Roost, Edfest 2014, Paul Garnault
Stage, Jimmy, How's About That Then ?, Cahoots Theatre Company - Edinburgh Festival 2012, Gareth Armstrong
Stage, Numerous Roles, Season At The Hornchurch Queen's Theatre, Cut To The Chase, Bob Carlton & Matt Devitt
Stage, Surdo, the clown, A Poor Man's Comfort, Globe Theatre - (Workshop), Liza Hayden
Stage, Actor, Art & Film, Haywards Gallery, Peter Greenaway
Stage, Ralf, Bouncers, Hull Truck-Arts Theatre West End, John Godber
Stage, Bob, Keep On Running, Birmingham Repertory, Bob Carlton
Stage, Captain Birds Eye, Canterbury Tales, Riverside Studios, Co-Director
Stage, Hitman, Musical Workshops, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Ultz
Stage, Blondin, DON' T LOOK DOWN, B.A.C., Pat Sharpe
Stage, Officer, Last Days Of Mankind, Glasgow Citizens Theatre, Robert David MacDonald/ Giles Havergal
Stage, Gary, Dead Guilty by Richard Harris, National Tour, Adrian Reynolds
Stage, Romeo, Romeo & Juliet, Grove Theatre Hammersmith, Charles Whalley
Stage, "Various", ROZANKAVALIER, Glasgow Citizens Theatre, Philip Prowse
Stage, Kastril, THE ALCHEMIST, Glasgow Citizens Theatre, Robert David Macdonald
Stage, Muzz, Wildoats, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Jude Kelly
2015, Television, Alan Daniels, EastEnders, BBC, Ian White
Television, J R Hartley, Hero, Sketches, Crash (Comedy Pilot), Maverik Motion Pictures, James Bowers
Television, Alan Daniels, Eastenders, BBC, Micheal Owen Morris, Steve Finn
Television, Mickey Doolan: The Day Today (At the Races), 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches, Channel 4
Television, Creepy Guy, Black Books, Channel 4, Martin Dennis
Television, Gripper, All About Me, Celador - BBC, Richard Boden
Television, Morris, Crossroads, Carlton Television, Steve Goldie
Television, Barry, Doctors, BBC Television, Rebecca Sturridge
Television, Charlie, In Defence, Carlton Television, Roy Battersby
Television, Sid, KNOWING ME,KNOWING YOU, Talkback, Dominic Brigstock
Television, Mr Farmer, Nature Boy, BBC Television, Joe Wright
Television, Troy, ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE NORTH, BBC Television, Malcolm Mowbray
Television, Gerry Buchan, Out Of The Blue II, BBC Television, Julian Farino
Television, Enviromental Health Officer, PIRATES II, Childsplay, Peter Tabern
Television, Sam Fraser, The Bill, Thames Television, Dominic Lees
Television, Micky Doolan (Alan Partridge At The Races.), The Day Today, Talkback, Armando Iannuci/ Andy Gillman
Television, Cleremont, Tom Jones, BBC Television, Metin Hussein
Television, Lenny, The Chief, Anglia, Desmond Davis
2019, Film, Edward Gibson, The Haunting of Borley Rectory, Greenway Entertainment, Steven M. Smith
2014, Film, John Hinckley, American Terror, Nutopia, John Butterworth
Feature Film, Claude, Erik The Viking, Prominent Vikings, Terry Jones
Film, David, White Lines, COI
Film, Able Seaman Todd, Silent Service, British Films
Film, Sebastian, Barclays Bank Corp, Talkback Productions, Mel Smith
Further Credits
2020, Voice Over, Andy Warhol / Various, Warhol Bullet Karma - PODCAST, Anchor, Kenneth Hadley
2020, Writing, Andy Warhol / Various, Warhol Bullet Karma an original play by Garry Roost, Author Published Script, Kenneth Hadley
2019, Corporate, Santa, Lego Land Santa's Christmas Grotto, Ministry of Fun, James Lovell
2018, Writing, Andy Warhol / Other Characters Author, WARHOL: BULLET KARMA, Written and Performed by Garry Roost, Kenneth Hadley
2018, Event, Francis Bacon, Pope Head: The Secret Life of Francis Bacon, Ode to Life, Paul Garnault
2017, Documentary, Mickey Doolan The Day Today, Alan Partridge: Why, When, Where, How and whom, Baby Cow Productions BBC, Joe Fraser
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Egisto, Giglioli, Fausto, Scampolo, Poetic Justice, Lawrence Lambert
2015, Writing, Author, Pope Head: The Secret Life of Francis Bacon, 49 Knights Publishing, Dan Lentell
2015, Radio, Self/Francis Bacon, In Conversation With Richard Fidler, ABC, Michelle Ransom
2014, Audio, Francis Bacon / Various, Pope Head [The Secret Life of Francis Bacon] By Garry Roost, Matt Gray Sound, Matthew Williams
2013, Corporate, James Watt, Samsung Experience Academy, BMAPA, Paul Garnault
2012, Audio, Simon Johnson, Prince William: Born To Be King, Heavy Entertainmanet, David Roper
2012, Voice Over, Inspector Boyle, Smithers & Boyle Investigate, Daily Step Ltd, Brenden O'Connell, Jane Lawson
2011, Commercial, Numerous Commercials, Various, Various Companies, INCLUDE:
2009, Corporate, Simulated Patient, Royal College of Psychiatrists Training Film, RCP
2008, Corporate, Various, Maudsley Hospital Training Film, Kings College
2006, Commercial, James Forlorn, Seat Cars - Bored to death, Noa Productions - Panadisio Tel Aviv, Liat Rosenthal
2002, Commercial, Martial Artist, Restart skills
1997, Commercial, Lead Feature (Removal man), Crunchy Nut Cornflakes (1989-1997), Kellogs
1991, Commercial, Punk Lead Feature, Royal Navy Recruitment, MOD
1987, Corporate, Rolf, Equity Release, Royal Bank of Scotland
1987, Voice Over, Voice Over, Barclays Bank (Series), Barclays
1986, Commercial, Boyfriend, Arrid Deodorant, Arrid
1986, Commercial, Lead Feature, Mars Bar, Mars
1985, Commercial, Lead Feature, Loud And Clear - Melody Maker, Melody Maker
1984, Commercial, Feature, Jewsons, Jewsons
1984, Commercial, Lead Feature, Kiwik Fit, Kwik Fit
Radio, Guitarist / The Commendables, John Peel Show, BBC, John Peel
2001, Documentary, Martial Artist, Martial Arts Documentary, BBC, BBC


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-Western States, Australian, Birmingham, Black Country, Cockney, Derby, Dublin, Geordie, Glasgow, Irish-Northern, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Midlands-West, Nottingham, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Blues*, Guitar, Guitar-Electric, Rock Singing*
Performance:Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Role Play, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing*, Karate*, Martial Arts*, Pool*, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Improvisation


East 15 Acting School- Diploma Acting (3 years) BA Equiv 1982 . University of Westminster - Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons) 2008.

Garry also has extensive experience in Role Play work.