Spotlight: AIDAN COOK


AIDAN COOK by Nicholas Dawkes
Photo: Nicholas Dawkes
78 York Street, London W1H 1DP
Phone: 020 7993 4992
78 York Street, London, W1H 1DP
Phone: 020 7993 4992
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. 3lb. (71kg)
Playing Age:51 - 60 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Gentle

About me:

Core Creature Performer Star Wars 9/8/7/, Rogue One/Solo.

Horrid Henry. Voice Artist. Various Characters

As The Zygon in Doctor Who:

/Zipe and Zape - Einstein the Gorilla:

/Scottish Energy (making of video) - Orang-utan:

Has stunt work experience, and is a credited 'Movement Director' for stage, television and film productions. Has arranged and performed a wide range of roles from skin/animal work to full combat.

Film Television Commercial Stage Further Credits
2018, Feature Film, Broadcast Room Controller, The Naked Wonderer, GFM Films, Alan Lindsay
2016, Feature Film, Einstein, Zipe & Zape & the Captain's Island, Film Factory Entertainment, Oskar Santos
2016, Feature Film, Benthic Two tubes and varuious. Puppeteer, Rogue One, Disney/Lucas Films, Gareth Edwards
2015, Feature Film, Bobba Jo/Strono Cookie Tubbs. Various. Puppeteer, VII, Star Wars, JJ Abrams
2013, Feature Film, Einstein, Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, Sunny Super Sound, Sangeeth Sivan
Feature Film, News Reporter, Horrid Henry, Vertigo Films, Nick Moore
Feature Film, Two Headed Shop Owner, Hellboy II The Golden Army, Universal, Guillermo del Toro
Feature Film, Fireman, Great Balls of Fire, Universal, Jim Mc Bride
Film, Townsend, Duel at Blood Creek, Leo Burton
Feature Film, Peachum's Gang/MacHeaths's Gang, The Threepenny Opera, Universal Films, M. Golan
Feature Film, Core Creature Performer/Puppeteer Credited, Star Wars 7/8/9 Rogue One/Solo, LucasFilm/Disney, Various
2017, Television, Doctor Lauret, Genius, Nat Geo/EUE, Ron Howard
2015, Television, The Zygon, Doctor Who (series 9), BBC, Various
2013, Television, Cyberman, Doctor Who Season 7 (Ep. Nightmare in Silver), BBC, Stephen Woolfenden
2013, Television, The Crooked Man, Doctor Who Season 7 (Ep. Hide), BBC, Jamie Payne
2013, Television, The Mummy, Doctor Who Season 7 (Ep. the rings of Akhaten), BBC, Farren Blackburn
2013, Television, Cyberleader, Dr Who christmas promo, BBC
Television, Mayor of Wiggyville, Captain Adorable - comedy pilot, BBC, Michael Towner
Television, Theme Park Owner, Nuzzle and Scratch, BBC, Anna Perown
Television, Todd, Zingzillas, Cbeebies, Various
Television, Various, Horrid Henry Series 1-4, CITV Novel, Lucinda Whitely
Television, Number Jacks (Multi Character), Numberjacks, Open Mind, Various
Television, Fimbo (Voice over and animatronic puppeteering), The Fimbles, BBC Television / Novel, Various Directors
Television, Actor/Presenter/Voice-over, The Word Machine, Channel Four Television, Alison Stewart
Television, Various Roles/Presenter/Voice over, Rat-a-tat-tat, Open Mind/C4, Suzie Nott Bewer
Television, Derek/Movement Director, Sir Gadabout, Alibi Productions/ITV Television, Iain Emes
Television, Special Forces Instructor, Restless, BBC & Romer Films, Edward Hall
Television, Movement Director, The Day of the Triffids, BBC Wales, Nick Copus
Television, Voice Artist. Fimbo, Fimbles, BBC Novel, Various
2019, Commercial, Foxy, Foxy Bingo, BJL Limited
2016, Commercial, Hero, Sunrise, Stories AG Switzerland, Various
2016, Commercial, Hero, Virgin media - The Science Bit, BBH, Various
2016, Commercial, Foxy, Foxy Bingo 2016 Campaign, Tricyle, Various
2014, Commercial, Knorr Chef, Knorr products, Rabel Films Israel, Various
2014, Commercial, Orangutan movement performer, Scottish and Southern Electricity, Academy, Frederic Planchon
2013, Commercial, Gorilla and Orangutan, UK Lotto, Partizan, Traktor
Commercial, Hero Man, NFU Insurance, Serious Pictures, Ivan Bird
Stage, Suitor/Gangster, Kiss Me Kate (Original Company), Royal Shakespeare Company/Triumph, Adrian Noble
Stage, Bamatabois/Grantaire, Les Miserables (Original Company), Royal Shakespeare Company/Macintosh, Trevor Nunn
Stage, Fogg/Alfred Jingle, Pickwick, Chichester Festival Theatre, Patrick Garland
Stage, Templeton/Scudder, Barnum, Apollo Victoria, Peter Coe
Stage, Herod, Jesus Christ Superstar, Perth Rep, Clive Perry
Further Credits
Animation, Voice Artist Miss Battleaxe, Rude Ralph, Soggy Sid, Horrid Henry Series 1-5, Novel Entertainment, Lucinda Whitely
Recording, Actor/Writer, Octavia Musical Drama, BBC Television, Kate Walker
Video Game, Mo Cap test actor, Lionhead project, Lionhead
Recording, Todd, Zingzillas Series 1&2, CBBC, Various


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Dutch, East European, French, Geordie, German, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London*, Manchester, RP, Russian, Somerset, South African, Spanish, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
French, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad, Ballroom Dancing, Banjo, Baritone, Choreography*, Folk Singing*, Guitar*, Jive*, Period Dancing*, Tap, Ukulele
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Dubbing, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Rope Work, Skin Work, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton*, Climbing*, Fencing, Football, Karate, RollerSkating*, Snowboarding*, Squash*, Trampoline, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Animatronics, Mime, Motion Capture, Narration, Puppetry