CHRIS ORTON by Anthony Farrimond
Photo: Anthony Farrimond
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11A Shakespeare Crescent, Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1NB
Phone: 07855 527345
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Location:Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. 11lb. (75kg)
Playing Age:42 - 52 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Warm


Feature film release, 2018: "1921" (played 'Oily' Jim, the gas station man filming on location in: Yorkshire, U.K. and Mumbai, India).

Film Television Stage Video Further Credits
2018, Feature Film, Jim, Gas station man, 1921 (UK/India), Reliance Ents / Loneranger Prods, Vikram Bhatt
2018, Film, Doctor Ernest, A TIME, Northern Film School, Jamie Foreman
2018, Film, Doctor Olsen, Bird Bitten, Northern Film School, Hai Di Nguyen
2018, Film, Kris Jennins, Another Day, Overton Productions, Gary Overton
Feature Film, Tom, Eschatrilogy: Book Of The Dead, Safehouse Pictures UK, Damian Morter
Film, Doctor Dexter Royle, The Music Box, BMS, Piercarlo Sacchero
Film, Tom, A Father For The Dead, Safehouse Pictures UK, Damian Morter
Film, Victor Moze, Bon Appetit, Northern Film School, Jack Downs
Film, Marcus, Blind Date, Pete Middleton Pictures, Pete Middleton
Film, Chat show host, Back to Bradford, Bradford Film Museum, John Barker
Film, Kevin Carter, Evil Eyes, Bradford Film Museum, Ben Graham
Film, Joe, Ruffian On The Stair, Spring Rites Productions, Maggie Ford
Film, Presenter, War At Four, Bradford Film Museum, John Barker
Film, PC Buchannon, When To Stop, Rosebud Films, Perrin Sledge
Film, Vladimir/Ken, Cigarette, Northern Film School
Television, Walter West, Fred and Rose, Channel 5 / 9Lives, Robin Anderson
Television, Antonio, Butler, Cilla, ITV1, Paul Whittington
Television, David, Barman, DCI Banks, ITV1/Left Bank Pictures, Marek Losey
Television, Salesman, Bedworld commercial, ITV, Michael Lacey
Television, Mark, Hotel receptionist, A Good Thief, ITV1/Granada Film, Douglas MacKinnon
Television, Reader, The Chase, Rollem Productions, Various directors
Television, Tim, at bar, Emmerdale, Yorkshire Television, Graham Wetherell
Television, Barman, Heartbeat, Yorkshire Television, Gerry Poulson
Television, Proud Dad, Nationwide commercial, Paul Weiland Film Co, Paul Weiland
Television, Andrew Burns, Solicitor, Smooth FM Promo, Duplexx, Mick Cookson
Television, MP, Mosley, Channel 4, Robert Knights
Stage, Basil, Legends Of Comedy / Basil & Co, Leicester Curve / Crewe Lyceum, Michael Wilson-Green
Stage, Edmund, Edmund & Co, Dundee Rep/Belfast Grand Opera House, Michael Wilson-Green
Stage, Derek, Speed Dating, Hebden Shorts, Alan French
Stage, Various, Christmas/seasonal Shows, Make A Wish, Suzanne Kaye-Vaughan
Stage, Lysander, A Midsummer Night's Dream, NSC / 7Media - UK / Dubai, UAE, Jonathan Linsley
Stage, Baron/Mouse/Moose, Cinderella, Leeds City Varieties, Robin Davies
Stage, Dobson, Two Birds In A Cage, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Kevin Waters
Stage, Dame Mother Goose, Mother Goose, Q20 Theatre, John Lambert
Stage, James, Funny Behaviour, Rugged Edge Productions, Cynthia H Rover
Stage, Bob Cratchit / Various, A Christmas Carol, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
Stage, Raoul, Hard Lines, Altco Theatre Company, Carol Downing
Stage, Malcolm, Macbeth, Shirtsleeves Theatre, Neil Nortcliffe
2018, Video, Nurse / Paramedic, I Am Lucas, Ideas Group, Nick Waters
2018, Video, Dan Cooke / Rick Hardy, Comm Skills E-Learning, LIME / NHS, Phil Faulkes / Naomi Assame
Video, Emotional Dad, NHS security training, Limehouse films, Avram Buchanan
Video, Doctors / Nurses, Various NHS Projects, NHS, Delia Muir / Rory O'Connor / Bernard Pierce
Video, Schizophrenic patient, Mental Health Assessment, CPPP, Anna Rigby
Video, Chris, Manager, Managing Incidents, HYMS, Dominic Ennis
Video, Barrister, Marks & Spencer - Trading Safely and Legally, With TM, Dave Thompson
Video, Jeremy, Manager, Raising Performance, Floemedia, Shari Baker
Video, Salesman, BMW Used Car Programme, Blue Sky, Richard Bratton
Video, Client, Halifax Share Dealing, Paul Bedford Film Company, Paul Bedford
Video, Roland, Always A Reason, Human Focus Intenational, Kevin Law
Further Credits
Corporate, Professor Carter, The Curse Of Solomon's Ring, Interaction Entertainments, Steve Woodward
Corporate, Sargeant Major, Captain Hook, Monsieur Le Tour, Various, Q20 Theatre, John Lambert
Event, Captain Weckter, Jealous Bride hen nights, Interaction Entertainments, Steve Woodward
Event, Mad Scientist, Mad Hatter, Game Show Host, Various events, Make A Wish, Suzanne Kaye-Vaughan
Corporate, European consultants, Global conference events, RSM Intenational, Andy Collett
Event, Peter Stringvest, Boogie Nights, Big Monty Productions, John Byrne
Event, Various, Various Murder mystery, Murder One, Aidey Pugh
Radio, Wilfred Armitage, A Party That Will, BCB Radio, Claire Gibbons
Voice Over, Narrator/Vicar/Various, Heritage Walks, Pennine Heritage, Becky Liddell
Still Photography, Theatregoer, Sola Optical, Martin Peters
Corporate, Dick Dastardly, Wacky Races, Q20 Theatre, John Lambert
Corporate, Gavin Gavel, Going Going Gone, Interaction Entertainments, Steve Woodward


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Birmingham, Cockney, Edinburgh, French, German, Glasgow, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Italian, Leeds, London, Northern, RP, Spanish, West Country, Yorkshire*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone, Piano
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Skin Work, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Cycling, Running, Skiing, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Weight Training
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Narration, Story Telling


Manchester University, RADA TV, Actors Centre, Act4TV