RICHARD WARD by Darren Bell
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7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
Height:6'2" (187cm)
Weight:13st. 6lb. (85kg)
Playing Age:61 - 75 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean
Eye Colour:Grey
Hair Colour:White
Hair Length:Balding
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Warm


Stage Television Short Film Film Rehearsed Reading Corporate Commercial Site Specific Voice Over Documentary Event Workshop Music Video Further Credits
2018, Stage, Vasilly, Collaborators, Ronin Productions, Cate Nunn
2018, Stage, A W Meyer, No man Is An Island, Pitchfork Productions, Ian Flintoff
2018, Stage, Alfred, Not Quite The Dog and Duck, Canal Cafe Theatre, Harriet Marshall
2018, Stage, Joe Benjamin, God's Favorite, Windsor Theatre Guild, Michael Consden
2017, Stage, Sam Bentar, Teaching A Dillo To Cross The Road, Tennessee Theatre Company, Annie Tanton
2016, Stage, Sergeant Major, All About The Boys, Global Fusion Music and Arts, Robert Fanshawe
2016, Stage, Various, Will's Will, Fentiman Productions, Sharon Jennings
2016, Stage, George Bernard Shaw, A Kingdom For a Stage, Castlebar Productions, Andrew Loudon
2015, Stage, Karl / German Officer, Memorial, Fentiman Productions, Sharon Jennings
2015, Stage, Harry Endsleigh (Grandad), Sarah's War, Guildford Fringe, Brian O'Connell
2015, Stage, Professor Aleksandr Sebryakov, Uncle Vanya, The State of Grace, Grace Smith
2015, Stage, Sir Geoffrey Talbot, Mary Stuart, Pendley Theatre Productions, Mike Consden
2015, Stage, Duke Senior, As You Like it, Yellowchair Performance Experience, Hugh Allison
2014, Stage, Michael Reachings, Gathering At Garsington, Garsington Theatre Productions, Adrian Townsend
2014, Stage, Lord Sidney Godolphin, Queen Anne, Historia Theatre Company, Kenneth Michaels
2014, Stage, Old Man, Ways Of Making A Rope Swing, Oxford Playwrights, Joel Kaye
2014, Stage, Gonzalo, The Tempest, Oxford Chamber Theatre, Arthur Kincaid
2014, Stage, Grandfather, Transformation, Almost Random Theatre, Steve Walker
2013, Stage, Frank Doel, 84 Charing Cross Road, Mishugina Productions, Mike Consden
2013, Stage, Grandfather, Play Slam, Almost Random Theatre, Chris Sivewight
2013, Stage, Fink / Block, Power, Facsimile Productions, Andrew Hodge
2013, Stage, Kevin, Blight, Oxford Playwrights, David Maskell
2013, Stage, Tom O'Brien, The Tailors' Last Stand, Red Needle Productions, Harry Saks
2013, Stage, Polonius, Hamlet, Oxford Chamber Theatre, Arthur Kincaid
2012, Stage, Malvolio (extract), The Bard Unbound, Watermill Theatre, Beth Flintoff
2012, Stage, Gerald, Why Are You Still Here?, A.R.T Theatre, Chris Sivewright
2012, Stage, College Master, A Yorkshire Tragedy, Anonym, Lorna Pearson
2012, Stage, Owen Glendower / Sir Walter Blunt, Henry IV Part 1, Oxford Chamber Theatre, Arthur Kincaid
2012, Stage, Narrator, GhoStories (storytelling), Milk Bottle Productions, Robert Crighton
2011, Stage, Dame (Jack's Mother), Jack & The Beanstalk, 3rd Thought, Peter Avery
2011, Stage, Unofficial Official, The Natural History of Trolls (storytelling), Milk Bottle Productions, Robert Crighton
2011, Stage, Old Man, Aengus, Lost Theatre One Act Festival, Tess Seddon
2011, Stage, Purbeck / Judge, Warden Pie, Tricolore Theatre Company, Kenneth Michaels
2010, Stage, Mr. Kinney, Lines, Littlewit, Thomas Martin
2010, Stage, Stephano / Gonzalo / Boatswain, The Tempest, Rose Theatre Company, David Pearce
2010, Stage, Lord Dachshund, Twice Nightly, FUD Theatre Company, Mark Loveday
2010, Stage, Mister Paradise, Mister Paradise, Front Seat Theatre, Caitriona Shoobridge
2010, Stage, Vermandero, The Changeling, Middle Aged Vic, Ian Gower
2010, Stage, Inspector Padget, Pints!, Sitcom Mission, Jason Lawson
2010, Stage, Terry, Party Time, 3rd Thought, Peter Avery
2010, Stage, Leo, Blue, Oxfringe Productions, Heather Dunmore
2010, Stage, Rev. Dr. Chasuble, The Importance Of Being Earnest, Nadine's Window, Nadine Hanwell
2010, Stage, Lane / Merriman, The Importance of Being Earnest, Magic Hat Productions, Adam Romain
2009, Stage, Sir Toby Belch, Twelfth Night, Savio(u)r Theatre, Tim Sullivan
2009, Stage, Reverend Barley, Sex, Drugs, Therapy and Mayhem, Poochyboy Productions, Stephen M. Hunt
2009, Stage, Piers, The Robot In Your Living Room, The Hyphenators, Robert Boucnik
2009, Stage, Rowley, The School for Scandal, Red Handed Theatre Company, Jessica Swale
2008, Stage, Sir John Pontefract / Archdeacon Daubeny, A Woman Of No Importance, Nadine's Window, Nadine Hanwell
2008, Stage, Bishop Ambrose / Bishop Valerius, Augustine, Augustine of Hippo, Robin Marchal
2008, Stage, Duke, The Revenger's Tragedy, Baseless Fabric, Joanna Turner
2008, Stage, Father, This Is Not The Weather Report, The You Factory, David Maxwell
2008, Stage, Dr. Hornby, A Kind Of Alaska, Saracens, Evelyn Duah
2008, Stage, US Lieutenant Gilberto J. Martinez, Final Play, Lost Theatre Company, Kate McGregor
2008, Stage, Headmaster, By The Short Hairs, Scarlet Tiger, Steven Hyndman
2007, Stage, Lord Caversham, An Ideal Husband, Camarilla Theatre Company, Rebekah Fortune
2007, Stage, Hugh Williamson, We The People, Shakespeare's Globe, Charlotte Westenra
2007, Stage, Gonzalo, The Tempest, Pendley Shakespeare Festival, Stephen Artus
2007, Stage, Mr. Martin, Storm In The Willows, Froggie Productions, Alan Hescott
2007, Stage, Chubukov, The Proposal, Thame Players, Victor Gaultier
2006, Stage, Scrooge, A Christmas Carol, Ubiquitous Touring Theatre Company, Marjorie Stockley
2006, Stage, Dr. Arthur Wicksteed, Habeas Corpus, Amersham Players, Tim Layfield
2006, Stage, Canon Chasuble, The Importance Of Being Earnest, Colleen Tudway
2006, Stage, Prison Warder Barrowclough, Porridge, Tring Festival Company, Ian Gower
2005, Stage, Colonel, Journey's End, Ubiquitous Touring Theatre Company, Nick Andrews
2005, Stage, Cardinal Azzolino, The Abdication, Masque Players, Martin Hailey
2004, Stage, Fagin, Oliver Twist, Masque Players, Anne Hill
2003, Stage, Sergeant Wilson, Dad's Army, Tring Festival Company, Ian Gower
2003, Stage, Gremio, The Taming Of The Shrew, Pendley Shakespeare Festival, John Branston
2003, Stage, Malvolio, Twelfth Night, Prospect Theatre Company, Pat Hardy
2016, Television, Friend In Restaurant, 50 Ways To Kill Your Lover, Thumbs Up Productions, Nick Tebbet
2008, Television, Charlie Finleyson, Midsomer Murders, ITV1 (Bentley Productions), Peter Smith
2007, Television, Inspector Worse, Blue Peter (Inspector Worse and the Gamble for Life), Chocolate Films for BBC TV, Ally Beasant / Mark Currie
2007, Television, Bank Manager, Trollops of Threadneedle Street (pilot), Reel Films, Kevan Currie
2007, Television, George Kennedy, Urban Legends - The Condom Chemist, Cineflex (for Five), Luke Campbell
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Harry, Pride, Paxford Picture Company, Mohammed Kamel
2017, Short Film, Tom, Still, Ravensbourne, Rachel Irvine
2015, Short Film, Narrator, The Witch's Calling, Ravensbourne University, Chloe Louise Brown
2013, Short Film, Leon (lead), The Resurrection, Met Film School, Nishant Agarwal
2013, Short Film, Pensioner (lead), Down By The Riverside, London Film School, Joachim Neef
2013, Short Film, Family Member, Gift from God, Merlin Films, William Kee
2012, Short Film, Leslie / Olsen Vinterberg, Kill Mode, White Wolf Studios, Paul Harrison
2012, Short Film, Paul, Switch, Qultura Productions, Stella Baker
2011, Short Film, Jack, Marbles, Purple Screen Productions, Beau Loewenthal
2011, Short Film, Surgeon, Counting Backwards, Fortune Films, Sean de Sparango
2011, Short Film, Heinrich Maksimov, All Men's Dead, National Film & Television School, David Simpson
2010, Short Film, Mr. Sands, The Other Side, Redroofs Film & Television School, Rupert Such
2009, Short Film, Dad, Backspace Into Wonderland, University Of Westminster, Michael Kofler
2009, Short Film, Edward, Final Silence, University of Holloway, Dominik Goetz
2008, Short Film, Simon, First Date, Pencavel Productions, Eizabeth Pencavel
2008, Short Film, James, Zoya, London Film School, Tan Akinsal
2008, Short Film, Judge / Headmaster, The Great Mouse Plot of 1926 (from "Boy" by Roald Dahl), UCCA, Farnham, Kate Herron
2007, Short Film, Judge, CROWN COURT TRAINING FILM, Pretzel Productions, Tao Stafford
2007, Short Film, Wise Man, The Dark Tower, Met Film School, Sven Godenrath
2005, Short Film, Detective Inspector Foot/Insane Naval Commander, Silent Suspect/All At Sea, Bourne End Video Productions, Rodney James/David Jarman
2017, Film, Merlin, Return Of The Magi, Meadow Farm Studios, Liz Madgwick Howard
2017, Film, Villager, Radio, Hold Your Fire, Daniel Hammersley
2014, Film, Mervyn, Kingmaker, Foughtnight, Nicholas Beveney
2009, Feature Film, Cyril Betteridge, Tortoise In Love, Immense Productions, Guy Browning
2008, Feature Film, Distressed Masked Ball Reveller, The Wolf Man, Wolfman Productions, Joe Johnston
2006, Feature Film, Undercover Policeman, Soul Rain, Bollywood Star Management, Sanjay Bhatria
2005, Feature Film, Night Club Owner, Misfits, Bollywood Star Management, Sanjay Bhatria
Rehearsed Reading
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Freddie Heatherington, Barking, North London Actors, Gareth Pilkington
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Cameron Forbes / Rev. Leslie, Colonel Anne, Actors and Wrtiers London, Kenneth Michaels
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Knut Brovik, The Master Builder, North London Actors, Kenneth Michaels
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Phelim Fintry, The White Steed, North London Actors, Kenneth Michaels
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Aiden Culhouse, Listen Up!, Offbeat Oxford, Harriet Marshall
2018, Rehearsed Reading, King Cyrus, The Sky Beneath The Skin, Offbeat Oxford, Lorna Pearson
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Pamphilius, The Apple Cart, North London Actors, Hayward B. Morse
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Satan, Paradise Lost, Milton's Mummers, Thomas Bewley
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Henry, A Very British Exit, North London Actors, Simone Vause
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Jeffrey, Scenes Of Death, Sex and Madness, North London Actors, Monty Holender
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Charles, Into The Setting Sun, Actors & Writers London, Stephen Omer
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Ralph, The Wet Peacock, Living The Drama, Lizzy McBain
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Dr. O'Flaherty, A Mad World, My Masters, North London Actors, Kenneth Michaels
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Tom Richards, Don't Look Too Deep, North London Actors, Samantha Perry
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Dr A W Meyer, No Man's An Island, Pitchfork Productions, Ian Flintoff
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Norman, Mumbo Jumbo, Actors & Writers London, Lucy Appleby
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Judge Bastardson, Sly Fox, North London Actors, Gareth Pilkington
2016, Rehearsed Reading, James Mallory, Boxed Chocolates, Actors & Writers London, Kenneth Michaels
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Director, Made For Each Other, Actors & Writers London, Simone Vause
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Doctor, Broken Tears, Actors & Writers London, Jenny Patrick
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Poddles, Our Boys, North London Actors, Michael Murray
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Steve, The Allotment, Actors & Writers London, Robin Marchal
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Ray, Smitten, Oxford Playwrights, Stuart Skyte
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Doctor, The Post Office, North London Actors, Gareth Pilkington
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Colum, Riders To The Sea, North London Actors, Kenneth Michaels
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Nicodemus, Mother Of The Innocent, Actors & Writers London, Kenneth Michaels
2014, Rehearsed Reading, The Saint, The Well Of The Saints, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Mr. Barrington, A Jealous God, Actors & Writers London, Jenny Patrick
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Sartorius, Widowers' Houses, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Winston Churchill, Meet The Churchills, Watermill Theatre Actors' Forum, Paul Baker
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Sergio Leone, Slap Happy, RealDeal Theatre, Kenn Michaels
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Narrator, 007 Reduced, RealDeal Theatre, Chris Lawson
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Thomas Chiffinch / Solicitor General, Elias Ashmole Versus The Widow, Theatre 1683, Joel Kaye
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Wells / James Armstrong, The New Woman, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2013, Rehearsed Reading, God / Joseph / John / Caiaphas, The Fall and Redemption of man, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Night Watchman / Bodyguard, A Cleaner Point Of View, Actors & Writers London, Wally Sewell
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Jeffrey, Justice, Actors & Writers London, Kate Glover
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Morgan, Third Day Comes A Frost, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Ebenezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol (animation), Theatre Giant, Peter Snee
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Wilcox, Sweethearts (W. S. Gilbert), North London Actors, Michael Murray
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Kenneth / Outer Bob, A Night Of Six Short Plays, Olm's Eye, Anthony Shrubsall
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Dr. Goertler, I Have Been Here Before, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Jupiter, Prometheus Unbound, Oxford Chamber Theatre, Arthur Kincaid
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Brian, Pigeon With Peas, Page To Stage, Matthew Gould
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Derrick Macdiggal, Milkstones, Actors & Writers London, Martin Cort
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Ballested, The Lady From The Sea (Ibsen), North London Actors, Gareth Pilkington
2012, Rehearsed Reading, John Burns, Due Diligence, Actors & Writers London, Kenn Michaels
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Tom O'Brien, The Tailors' Last Stand, Actors & Writers London, Gareth Pilkington
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Dewi / Rev Shepherd, The Widow's Ghost, Actors and Writers London, Kenn Michaels
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Lucas, The Doctor In Spite Of Himself, North London Actors, Kenn Michaels
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Tom O'Brien, The Tailors' Last Stand, North London Actors, Gareth Pilkington
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Jack, Anthony & Monica, Actors & Writers London, Carolyn Pertwee
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Philip, Beware! Danger Zone!, Actors & Writers London, Carolyn Pertwee
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Peter, Sisters, Actors & Writers London, Jenny Patrick
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Tailor / Fencing Master, The Social Climber, Actors & Writers London, Kenn Michaels
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Sir Simon Shepherd, Last Man Standing, Actors & Writers London, Kenn Michaels
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Muckers, Pepper Moran Productions, Krysia Pepper
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Ivor, St. Catherine Head, Real Deal Theatre, Robin Norton-Hale
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Tim, The Stay, Page to Stage (Artists Anonymous), Cat Eccles
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Jack, The Lions of Teranga, Actors Centre Writers Group, Alastair Evans
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Jack, Christmas Outing, Pepper Rees Productions, Krysia Pepper
2007, Rehearsed Reading, Narrator, Hanukkah versus Christmas, Lee Clarke Productions, Guy Allon / Jonathan Wiseman
2013, Corporate, Dr. Doogle, Medicare, Make Believe, Paul Wilson
2017, Commercial, Oscar, We All Start Somewhere, National Film & Television School, Alex Dizer
2014, Commercial, Country Gentleman, Halifax Xtra - The Photographer, Sonny London, Guy Manwaring
2010, Commercial, Spokesman, Fentiman's Soft Drinks, Gas and Electric, Vic Polkinghorne
2010, Commercial, Grandfather, Legal & General Home Insurance, Bray Leino, Elli Hutton
2008, Commercial, Vicar, Energy Savings Trust filler - Misplaced Questions, Central Office of Information, Stephen Pipe
2007, Commercial, Retired Professional, Audi Training Commercial, 452 Media Group, Ged Maguire
Site Specific
2018, Site Specific, Adolf Eichmann, Thinking Evil In Dark Times, Brookes University, Russell Anderson
2014, Site Specific, Eddie Neals, Drive-In, Red Herring Productions, Paschale Straiton
2013, Site Specific, High Table Gala Dinner Guest, Psychoanalytical Study of Organisations, A Tastefull Space, Lorie Buckingham
2012, Site Specific, Clive Grainger, Drive-In, Red Herring Productions, Paschale Straiton
Voice Over
2013, Voice Over, Bill, Room 55, National Film & Television School, Rose Glass
2012, Voice Over, Jacob Marley, A Christmas Carol (animation), Theatre Giant, Peter Snee
2009, Voice Over, Edward, The Secret Philosophy, Arturo Films, Mark Charles
2016, Documentary, Dr J P McCarthy, Unspeakable, National Film & Television School, Kate Stonehill
2010, Documentary, Sir John Scarlett, The Iraq Dossier, 18 Doughty Street, Alice Wright
2012, Event, Compere, Heir Of The Dog (3 short plays), Almost Random Theatre, Hugh Allison
2011, Event, Keith / Joe, Speakeasy monologue evening, Insignificant Theatre, Phil Cross
2008, Workshop, John, Shooting Clouds, Not/ Applicable & Heart Productions, Arnaud Mugglestone
Music Video
2008, Music Video, Judge, Planet Earth by Hannah Kirton, Ferran Films, Alastair Ferran
Further Credits
2017, Still Photography, Hungarian Prime Minister, The Riddle Of Rannygazoo, Rannygazoo Pictures, Jonathan Coote
2015, Audio, Mature caller with SW England accent, Audio clip for Emergency Services, Sightline, Keith Thomas
2014, Street Theatre, Dogberry, Much Ado About Nothing (Watch extracts), Thame Players / Harwell Feast, Helen Johns
2014, Promo, Dad, We Are Festvl - Care Home, Bare Films, Luke Roulstone


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