MICHAEL FORREST by Michael Pollard
Photo: Michael Pollard
Cartwright Theatre, 5 Primrose Bank House, Friday Street, Chorley, PR6 0AA
Phone: 07542 427542
Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:12st. 10lb. (81kg)
Playing Age:50 - 65 years
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Balding
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Stage Television Film Corporate Short Film Educational Music Video Musical Further Credits
2018, Stage, Eddie Waring, Playing The Joker (Tour), Red Ladder Theatre, Rod Dixon
2017, Stage, Soliloquy, Palace Theatre Manchester, Jim Cartwright
2016, Stage, Freddie, Birthday Greetings Bottle of Wine, Comedy Sportz, Brainne Edge
2015, Stage, Lester, Way Back Home, English Rice for Hebden Shorts, Barry Ryan English
2015, Stage, Dad, Secret Diaries (National #1 Theatre Tour), Art With Heart, Rachel Moorhouse
2014, Stage, Darren, Box, Comedy Sportz for Manchester 24:7 Theatre, Brainne Edge
2014, Stage, Shemr, Hurr, Northern Lines, Javaad Alipoor
2014, Stage, Dad, Secret Diaries, Art with Heart for Square Chapel Halifax, Rachel Moorhouse
2013, Stage, Sean Newland, Hole, Northern Lines, Javaad Alipoor
2013, Stage, Adolf Hitler, Churchill, New End Theatre Beyond Carriageworks & Arts Depot, Richard Bonham
2013, Stage, Graham, Chip in the Sugar, Turtleback Theatre, Michael Forrest
2012, Stage, Albert Corby, Jersusalem Tango, New End Theatre Beyond at The Arts Depot, Alison Ford
2012, Stage, Albert Corby, Jerusalem Tango, New End Theatre Beyond at Carriageworks Leeds, Olivia Rowe
2011, Stage, Woody, Arid Land, Hull TruckTheatre, Madeleine O'Reilly
2011, Stage, Chubb, Single Spies (A Question of Attribution), Brewery Theatre Company, Richard Foster
2011, Stage, Sidney Hopcroft (Lead), Absurd Person Singular, Old Laundry Theatre Company, Fliss Pocock
2011, Stage, Caribou from Pressures, Manchester Monologueslam, Winner of One Minute Round, Judges included Sue Roberts Head of BBC Drama
2010, Stage, Roy, Two, Brewery Theatre Company, Kendal, Judith Notely
2010, Stage, Lawrence, Abigails Party, Old Laundry Theatre Company, Fliss Pocock
2009, Stage, Joe, Skinned, Brewery Theatre Company, Kendal, Trish Gordon
2009, Stage, Roger Watson, The Danny Crowe Show, Trapdoor Productions, Henley on Thames Festival, Alexandra Legonaix
2009, Stage, Roger Watson, The Danny Crowe Show, Trapdoor Prod. Barons Court Theatre, W Kensington, Kate Shenton
2009, Stage, Len West (Lead), The Winterling, Nurture Theatre Manchester, Trevor MacFarlane
2009, Stage, Sebastian Lecreole, Nude With Violin, Outsiders, Pat Timewell
2008, Stage, Mr Robinson, The Graduate (Edinburgh Fringe), Blue Dye Productions, Kate Shenton
2020, Television, Barry, BBC1 North West Tonight: Victoria Wood Tribute, Happy Festival Bury 2020, Michael Forrest
2017, Television, Bus Driver, Coronation Street, ITV, Nickie Lister
2017, Television, Satisfied Husband, Safestyle Windows Summer 2017, Space Digital, Hardey Speight
2017, Television, Head of School Governors, Ackley Bridge, Forge for Channel 4, Jon East
2015, Television, Paul, Trying Again, Avalon for Sky, Ian Fitzgibbon
2013, Television, Cyclist, Coronation Street, ITV, John Anderson
2011, Television, Husband, Bet Fred Commercial (with Helen Chamberlain), Gate Films, Ron Scapello
2010, Television, Brian the Serial Killer Caretaker, Lunch Monkeys Series 1, Channel K for BBC, Matt Lipsey
2013, Feature Film, Ding Don, Boy Called Bremner, Yorkshire Films, Jason Lumsden
2013, Feature Film, The Voice, Escape, Larks
2018, Corporate, Tim, Tim, Go Forth Films, Michael Dorgan
2018, Corporate, Various Roles, Leadership & Heath & Safety, Juice Learning, Various Directors
Corporate, Various, Customer Service Leadership, Blue Beetle Training, Various
Corporate, Various Roles, OSCE, Leeds University, Alison Kitch
Corporate, Various Roles, Palliative Care, Airedale Hospital, Lara Bradban
Corporate, Potential Suicide, Network Rail Suicide Prevention, Quadrant Creative Event Production, Rebecca Lawson
Corporate, Various Roles, Barrister Assessment, BPP Manchester, Claire Hammond
Corporate, Brian, Diabetic Dietician Clinic, Pennine Acute Hospital Trust, Michael Forrest
Corporate, Various Roles, Senior Manager Training, Avant Garde Corporate Role Play, Richard Hazelgrove
Corporate, Peter & Jonah, UK Coal Tour, Theatre&, Sam Jelf
Corporate, Various Roles, Barrister Assessment, BBP Law School Leeds, Paul Lanfear
Corporate, Forum Theatre, Assertiveness Training, Lakes Training Solutions, Guy Pocock
Corporate, Production Manager, Customer Focus, AXA Universatie Bordeaux
Corporate, Keynote Presenter, International Resilience Forum, The Business Continuity Institute, Michael Forrest
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Bob, Tyresome, Afrotree, Theresa Varga
2019, Short Film, Barry Badger, Fargate, British Film Institute / Northern Sole, Sally Cancello
2018, Short Film, Toby, Its A Wonderful Place, Where We Are Now, Tarn Films, Roger Glossop
2015, Short Film, Irate Gym Member, Time Again, Triple Salco Productions, Sally Cancello
Short Film, Paul (Lead), Full Fat, Reel Ale, Alex Stone
Short Film, Father Essam, Revelations, Rise Against Media / Take A Pebble, Simon Fielder
Short Film, Father (Male Lead), Shimmer, Aidan Haley Films, Aidan Haley
Short Film, George Budding (Lead), Grow, Digital Milk, Jim Martin
Short Film, Caribou (Lead), Pressure, Aidan Haley Films, Gabriel Wilding
2009, Educational, Michael Sinclair (Male Lead), Restorative Practices, Lancashire Constabulary, Karen Roberts
Music Video
2018, Music Video, Cafe Owner, The Overtones - Stand Up single official video, Gambling Man Records, Brad Kavanagh
Music Video, Mad Dad, In My Love by Thirteen Stars, Rise Against Media, Mark Cheung
Musical, Mr Barnes, Miser! the Musical, Miser The Musical, Antony Steven
Further Credits
2019, Site Specific, Melchett & Flashheart, Blackadder, Laughlines for Bradford Alhambra, Michael Wilson-Green
2019, Site Specific, Del Boy & Uncle Albert, Only Fools & Horses, Birmingham Rep Theatre for Laughlines, Michael Wilson-Green
Site Specific, The Boss, The Switchover (Chorlton Arts), The Larks, Tricia Coleman
Site Specific, Uncle Albert, Only Fools & Horses, Laughlines for The Curve Theatre Leicester, Michael Wilson-Green
Site Specific, Baldrick, Blackadder, Laughlines for Dundee Rep Theatre, Michael Wilson Green
Site Specific, Lt. Gruber & Herr Flick, Allo Allo, Laughlines for The Hawth Theatre Crawley, Michael Wilson Green
Site Specific, Matt Kelly, Monkey Business, The Larks, Jana Wendler
Site Specific, Manuel, Fawlty Towers Tribute Dinner Show, Laughlines for Grand Opera House Belfast, Michael Wilson-Green
Site Specific, Carl, Rex & Inspector, Staying Alive, Murder By Invitation, Henry James Walker
Site Specific, Pete Dibnah, Decoders, Larks for MOSI and BBC Conference, Tricia Coleman
2015, Pantomime, Alderman Fitzwarren, Dick Whittington & His Cat, Lamproom Theatre, Phil Shepherd
2012, Pantomime, Mouse King/King Frederick/Astrologer, The Nutcracker, Role With It, Sian Murray


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Australian, Austrian, Bradford*, Cockney, Cumbrian, East Anglian, French, Glasgow, Hull, Irish-Southern, Italian, Lancashire, London, Russian, Sheffield, Yorkshire
Performance:Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Immersive Performance, Live Roleplay, Stand-up Comic, Verbatim Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Fishing, Football*, Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Karting*, Motor Racing*, Rugby, Skiing, Snooker*, Weight Training
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Narration, Photographic Model, Poker


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