GURKIRAN KAUR by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
Studio 7C, Clapham North Arts Centre, Voltaire Road, London SW4 6DH
Phone: 020-7720 3355
Fax: 020-7720 5565
Chester House, Studio 1:04, 1-3 Brixton Road, London SW9 6DE
Phone: 07702 228185
Mobile: 07809 549887
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Appearance:Asian, Indian, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Long

About me:

Currently streaming on all platforms audio play "Crocodile".

Completed UK National Extension Tour 2020 of multi-award winning play "Trojan Horse".

"It’s through Kaur that the production finds its snatches of humour and it’s brilliantly played, tapping into that window between immaturity and maturity for blunt humour with quite complex undertones.” - Always Time For Theatre

“...engrossed me each time she spoke. Her sincere, natural way of speaking made me trust every word and feeling she expressed; a truly beautiful performance to watch.” - Maria Forryan.

Stage Short Film Voice Over Further Credits
2020, Stage, Farah, Trojan Horse, Lung Theatre, Matt Woodhead
2019, Stage, Farah, Trojan Horse, LUNG Theatre, Matt Woodhead
2018, Stage, Baljit, DISHOOM, Watford Palace, Pravesh Kumar
2017, Stage, Constable Shanti, Pink Sari Revolution, The Curve, The Belgrade, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Suba Das
2016, Stage, Farhana, The Test, Southwark Playhouse, Lotte Johnson
2015, Stage, Layla, Globe Town, Rich Mix, Tobias Wright
2015, Stage, Amira, Tiddleywinks, Theatre 503, Tommo Fowler
2013, Stage, Gulzar, Still Life, The National Theatre Studio, Janet Steel
2012, Stage, Saafi, The Crossing, Tamasha Theatre Company/Silent Shout Theatre, Renu Arora/Anna Nyguen
2011, Stage, Coochi Snorcher Monologue, The Vagina Monologues, NAWP, Janet Steel
2011, Stage, Girl 3/Sister/EDL Thug, Not In My Name, Fuse Theatre/Theatre Veritae, Alice Bartlett
2010, Stage, Mona, Project Runway, Ludoo Productions, Armaan Kirmani
2010, Stage, Pinky, Lotus Beauty, Tamasha Theatre Company, Poonam Brah/Kristine Landon-Smith
2010, Stage, Girl 3/Sister, Not In My Name, FUSE Theatre/Theatre Veritae, Alice Bartlett
Short Film
2014, Short Film, Isha, Rohan, Kwanon Films, Ashim Bhalla
2013, Short Film, Modhu Khan's Wife, Story Of Ram Sahai, Talking Pictures UK Ltd, Sati Sohal
2013, Short Film, Girl, Our Girl, Day For Night Films, Ruth Beni
2013, Short Film, Rashida, What If, Rkive Productions & Embeesea Media, Junior Agyeman Owusu
2012, Short Film, Kirandeep, Haraam Chai, Colour Pictures, Armaan Kirmani
2012, Short Film, Sheila, Southbank Goes Bollywood, Southbank Centre, Aneil Karia/Dorna Aslanzadeh
2011, Short Film, Fruit Machine Girl, Paul Chowdhry's Street Fighter Pick Up Lines, Channel Flip, Mat Laroche
2009, Short Film, Indira Gandhi, Oxasians, Talking Pictures UK Ltd, Sati Sohal
Voice Over
2021, Voice Over, Various Roles, Ackley Bridge, Sync or Swim, Phoebe Scholfield
2020, Voice Over, Various Roles, Ackley Bridge, Sync Or Swim, Phoebe Scholfield
2019, Voice Over, Various Voices, Beeecham's House, Sync or Swim, Phoebe Scholfield
2019, Voice Over, Various Voices, Ackley Bridge, Sync or Swim, Jay Benedict
2018, Voice Over, Various Voices, The Good Karma Hospital, Sync or Swim, Jay Benedict
2018, Voice Over, Various Voices, Blinded By The Light, Sync or Swim, Jay Benedict
2018, Voice Over, Various Voices, The Wedding Guest, Sync or Swim, Jay Benedict
2018, Voice Over, Tara, Female London Voices - Video Game Project, Unknown, Various
2018, Voice Over, Various Voices, The Good Karma Hospital, Sync or Swim, Phoebe Scholfield
2017, Voice Over, Punjabi Lady, The Good Karma Hospital, Sync or Swim, Jay Benedict
2015, Voice Over,, Square Elephant Productions, Parag Sankhe
Further Credits
2021, Audio, Syd, Crocadile, A Samantha Grierson Media Ltd Production, Samantha Grierson
2019, Radio, Zeenat, Ordinary Heroes, PGM TV BBC4, Marina Caldarone
2018, Corporate, The First Job, EAPatient Stories/ Slice of Life-Corporate Video, Havas Lynx, Daniel Nickson
2018, Commercial, Mum 'Hands full', MCDONALDS 'HANDS FULL', Rattling Stick, Sara Dunlop
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Bala, Mother Knows Best - A New Sitcom, Antony Zaki, Antony Zaki
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Nadia, Dissected, The Bunker Theatre, Salman Siddiqui
2017, Workshop, Character, Tarantella, The Old Vic, Tobias Wright
2016, Workshop, Punjabi Interpretor, Triangles, Mother Tongue, Beverley Costa
2015, Web Series, Aisha, Spectrum East Season One, Rkive Productions, Jon Maguire & Monica Dee
2015, Web Series, Kiran, Golden Brown Girls, Golden Brow Girls Collective, Shannon Lewis & Indrani Ashe
2015, Web Series, Aiesha Harding, Spectrum East, Rkive Productions, Tim Porter
2014, Still Photography, Caneze, Blood, Tamasha Theatre Company, Clare Callan
2014, Commercial, Younger Sister, Philips, Ideology Media Ltd, Daniel Vaughan
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Aisha, Blue Whales, RADA, Sally Woodcock
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Cockney Girl, Twelve, National Theatre - The Shed, Janet Steel
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Sidra, Paper Factory, Kali Theatre & Tristan Bates Theatre, Janet Steel
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Rani, Roses, Soho Theatre & Tamasha Theatre, Iskandar R Sharazuddin
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Lubna, Caged, Colonel Productions, Tom Holloway
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Devadatta, The Jasmine Terrace, Shazea Quraishi, Neil Bull
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Sana/Nicole, Reputation - The Musical, TRSE & Kali Theatre Company, Janet Steel
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Savita, Song For A Sanctuary, The Arcola & Kali Theatre Company, Aileen Gonsalves
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Pritty, The Ambrosial Hour, Rich Mix & Tamasha Theatre Company, Dominic Hingorani
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Sana, Reputation, Soho Theatre & Kali Theatre Company, Elizabeth Freestone
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Mia, Bhus, Kali Theatre, Shiroma Silva


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-East Coast, American-Standard, American-West Coast, Australian, Bradford, Cockney, English-Standard, Essex, Indian, Lancashire, Liverpool, London*, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Punjabi*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bhangra Dance*, Bollywood Dance, Contemporary Dance
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing*, Cycling, Football, Running*, Stage Combat*, Swimming, Weight Training*, Yoga*, Yoga Teacher*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Ambidextrous, Autism, Literacy & Numeracy Intervention Worker, Carer (trained), Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Kundalini Yoga Teacher (qualified)


MA Voice Studies: Teaching & Coaching, The Royal Central School for Speech & Drama, University of London

Two Year Professional Acting Diploma, The Bridge Theatre Training Company

BA 2:1 (Hons) Drama & Theatre Studies, Royal Holloway, University of London