KIANOUSH JOSEPH by John Crankson
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John Byrne
3-4 Devonshire Street, Marylebone, London W1W 5DT
Phone: 020 3102 8515
Mobile: 07904 917879
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Hispanic, Latin American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race, White
Nationality:British, Iranian
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging

Currently appearing:

Television Stage Film Further Credits
2017, Television, Moe, My Online Nightmare - Judith's Story, Blast Films/Channel 4, Ali Naushani
2016, Television, Ali Najafi - Iraqi Senior Officer, Secrets Of The SAS: In Their Own Words, Red Planet Pictures/Channel 5, Marcella Gasche
Television, Attila the Hun, Bloody Tales, True North Productions/National Geographic Channel, Jeremy Turner
Television, Hassan - Secret Agent, Modern Spies, BBC, Mike Rudin
2012, Television, Amir, Charlatans, Kingdom Motion Pictures, Ashley Walters
Television, Pharaoh Djedefra, Secrets of Egypt, Atlantic Productions/Channel 5, Dan Oliver & Anthony Geffen
2016, Stage, Duckett, Serious Money, Pleasance Theatre Islington, Timothy Trimingham Lee
2016, Stage, Dr Jones, The Effect, Omnibus Theatre, Andrew Darren Elkins
2015, Stage, Roland, Constellations, The Courtyard Theatre, Samuel Miller
2015, Stage, Zia & Sir Christopher, 13, Omnibus Theatre, Adam Morley
2014, Stage, The Torturer, The Possibilities - The Dumb Woman's Ecstasy, Identity Studios, Lesley Ewen
2011, Feature Film, Interpreter Soldier, Wounded, Bigview Media, Joseph Baker & Tom Large
Further Credits
2012, Music Video, Takeaway Boss, Calvin Harris - Sweet Nothing ft. Florence Welch, Somesuch & Co/Sony, Vincent Haycock


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-New York, American-Standard, Arab, Asian, Birmingham, Caribbean, Cockney, East European, English-Standard*, Heightened RP, Manchester, Middle Eastern, Midlands-West, Multicultural London English (MLE), Persian, RP, Russian, South African, Turkish
(* = Native/Fluent)
Arabic, Dari, English*, Farsi, Hebrew, Pashto, Persian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Body Popping, Drums, Hip Hop Dance, Rap*, Sight-Reading
Performance:Adler Technique, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, After Dinner Speaker, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, BASSC-Actor Combatant (pass R & D/Unarmed), BASSC-Advanced Actor Combatant (5 distinctions), BASSC-Sword & Shield (distinction), Comedy, Commentating, Disc Jockey (DJ), Dubbing, Live Roleplay, Master of Ceremonies, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling, Strasberg Technique, Street Theatre, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Voice Over Professional/Specialist
(* = highly skilled)
Basketball, Boxing, Fitness Instructor (qualified), Football, Horse-riding, Martial Arts, Medieval Sword Fighting, Pool, Stage Combat*, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Computer Literate, Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Solicitor (qualified), Voice Coach (professional), Workshop Leader (Acting), Yoyo (expert)


Bachelor of Laws with Honours (LLB) - London Metropolitan University

Mountview Theatre School

Soho House, every house member