DAVID CHAFER by Callum Arnott
Photo: Callum Arnott
Phone: 0161 505 0671
Mobile: 07793 672904
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
York, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:12st. (76kg)
Playing Age:45 - 55 years
Actual Age:54 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Full Set
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Spring '19 - just wrapped on a feature film - 'Soul Searching' due out in 2020, playing the lead in this powerful, historical drama set in mid-20th century Sweden.

See David in Wasted Words here:

Film Television Stage Corporate Radio Training Film Commercial Further Credits
2021, Film, Dr August Persson (lead), The Human Solution, Bae Batt LLC, Mirtha Vega
2016, Film, Husband, Surf, Surf Creative England, Mike Scott
2014, Film, Caine, Nowhere From Here, Sheffield Hallam University, Jordan Deakin
2012, Film, Gregg, In Debt, Enigmatic Productions, Johann Chipol
2012, Film, Peter, Miner's Boys, Sheffield Hallam University, Jo Berry
2012, Film, Sam Grant, Wasted Words, Sheffield Hallam University, Film students
2011, Film, Brian, Hiding from the Man, Sheffield Hallam University, Film students
2014, Television, Police Officer, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures, Lee Skelly
2013, Television, Prison Guard, Emmerdale, YTV, Tim Dowd
2013, Television, Bronze Commander, Scott & Bailey, Red Production Co., Morag Fullerton
2019, Stage, Peter, The Last Shift (R&D), York Theatre Royal, Olusola Oyeleye
2018, Stage, Peter Taylor, The Damned United, Red Ladder, Rod Dixon
2018, Stage, Maisie Getlost (dame), The Getlost Show (panto), York Maze, Richard Kay
2018, Stage, Joe, The Last Seam, Cast, Doncaster, Daljinder Singh
2017, Stage, Peter Taylor, The Damned United, Red Ladder, Rod Dixon
2015, Stage, Ronnie, All Things Considered, Esk Valley Theatre, Mark Stratton
2015, Stage, Kelly/Stephen, Striking Dilemmas, The Melting Shop, Self
2015, Stage, Lanyon/Poole/Enfield/Newcomen, The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, Theatre Mill, Sam Wood
2014, Stage, Lane/Dr Chasuble, The Importance of Being Earnest, Theatre Mill, Sam Wood
2013, Stage, Jack (understudy to John Thomson), September in the Rain (national tour), The Booking Office / Malvern Theatres, John Godber
2013, Stage, Cabman, The Daughter-in-Law, Sheffield Theatres, Paul Miller
2012, Stage, Lynch, Opus Hatch: he wants to friend you, On the Road Productions / Open Minds Theatre, Karen Mulcahey
2011, Stage, David, Bill, Front Door Theatre Company, Martin Derbyshire
2010, Stage, Ensemble (Speaking), Enemy of the People, Sheffield Theatres, Daniel Evans
2010, Stage, David, On Stage with Shirley Bassey, Bootleggers & Baptists, Ruth Carney
2009, Stage, Andrejz, Confessions of a City, Sheffield Theatres, Ruth Carney
2014, Corporate, 1940's news presenter, Public Services in the UK, The Skills Network, Paddy Garrigan
2013, Corporate, John Fretwell, For Experience Barnsley (museum), Centre Screen, Manchester, Jon Pegler
2012, Radio, David, On Stage with Shirley Bassey, Cornucopia Radio, Ruth Carney
Training Film
2019, Training Film, Dr Ross, Introducing the Share Network, Burst Proof Bubble, Andy Dunbar
2018, Training Film, Dr Ross, Introducing the Share Network, Burst Proof Bubble, Andy Dunbar
2014, Training Film, Dr Thompson, NHS, XO Digital, Rebecca Lawson
2014, Training Film, James - CEO, Swiss Re - e-learning, BYG Systems, Rebecca Lawson
2015, Commercial, Waiter, Shearings Holidays, The Basement, Jim Mooney
Further Credits
2019, Educational, John/Daddy, Hard to Swallow, Tie It Up Theatre, Elliot Montgomery
2017, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2016, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2016, Site Specific, Merchant Guild Officer, Hull Hanse Day, Hull Heritage Learning, Mark McLaughlin
2015, Internet, Martin Jones, Marketing Director, Ronseal - An Apology, Mob Film, Dave Schofield
2015, Role Play, Various, Drama based training, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2015, Role Play, Site Inspector/Supervisor, Kier Health & Safety Training Course, Blue Beetle Training, N/A
2015, Role Play, David - Departmental Manager, RMD Kwikform, Enact Solutions, Lee Toomes
2014, Internet, Dad, Samsung Connected Home Campaign,, Mark Davenport
2012, Site Specific, Living History Interpreter (5 characters - paid), Education Workshops and Public Performance (ongoing), National Coal Mining Museum, Self-directed


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Central Scottish, Cockney, Geordie, Irish-Northern, Lancashire, Liverpool, RP, Sheffield*, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Computer Literate, Devising, Improvisation


Clown Space: Full Mask - Summer '18

Act Up North - Jan-Apr '15

Northern Drama Acting School - Mar '14 - Apr '15

Act4TV: acting for camera, Nov '12 - Apr '13

Passion Academy, Summer School: acting for stage and camera, Aug '12

Carney Academy of Performing Art 2010-13

Sheffield Theatres, summer school 2010 (Laramie Project dir. Ruth Carney), workshops on voice, movement, Shakespeare, clowning, tragedy & character, 2009-13

Bernard Hiller, Masterclass, Dec '11

Drama Assoc. of Wales, Summer school, Aug '11

RSC/Griffin Theatre Arts, Shakespeare in performance, Jan '12