Spotlight: DEAN TAYLOR


DEAN TAYLOR by Tom Barker
Photo: Tom Barker
27 Old Gloucester Street, London, WC1N 3AX
Phone: 020 3633 5443
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'4" (193cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:55 - 70 years
Appearance:Eastern European, White
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Fair
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Dean was nominated for 'Best Actor' 'Lille International Film Festival'.

Stage Television Cabaret Film Educational Pantomime Role Play Opera Short Film Street Theatre Training Film Voice Over Event Musical Radio Further Credits
2017, Stage, Oliver Cromwell, Warts'n'All, Solo History Tour, Dennis Crompton
2016, Stage, Henri, Heroes, Tour NW, Sean Markham
2016, Stage, Richard III, Dickie's Meadow - The Alternative History of Richard III, Solo History Drama, Lesley Sinclair
2015, Stage, Rommel, For-Play, Comedy Acts
2015, Stage, Macbeth, Macbeth Speaks, History Drama, Helen Gaskell
2014, Stage, Jeffrey Barnard *, Jeffrey Barnard is Unwell, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), N.W.Tour, Tim Scragg
2014, Stage, George Frederick Cooke, The Actor's Apology, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions)
2013, Stage, George Frederick Cooke (Lead), The Actor's Apology, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Tour, Helen Gaskell
2013, Stage, Various Roles, Four Plays, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2013, Stage, Emperor, Aladdin, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2012, Stage, Sir Anthony Absolute, The Rivals, DTP (Dean Taylor Prod.), Outdoor Summer Tour. N.W., Dean Taylor, Tim Scragg
2012, Stage, Tolly, Tolly, Ilkley Literary Festival, Terence Saltby
2012, Stage, Host of the Garter, Merry Wives of Windsor, North West Tour, Toby Henderson
2011, Stage, Various Roles, Orrible Istories, Imperial War Museum, Lee Wolstenholme
2011, Stage, Malvolio, Twelfth Night, DT Productions, Nazia Parvia
2010, Stage, Emile, Duck Variations, Duck Brothers, S.E.Tour, Paul O'Neil
2010, Stage, Stephano, The Tempest, Outdoor Tour NW, Helen Mantell
2010, Stage, Malloy, Resurrection, Edinburgh Festival, Chaka Soon
2010, Stage, Barabas, Passion Play, Great Harwood Prom Theatre, Eric Simm
2010, Stage, Various / Compere, Shakespeare With Punch, Tour NW, D.I. Rex
2009, Stage, Prince Arragon, Merchant of Venice, Outdoor Summer Tour, Eric Simm
2008, Stage, Vicentio / Curtis, Taming of the Shrew, Outdoor Summer Tour, Katey Siddall
2008, Stage, Lockit, The Beggars Opera, Tour NW, Sarah Helsby
2008, Stage, Various Roles / MC, Smiling Through, Music Hall Tour, Jean Alexander
2007, Stage, Dr Pinch, The Comedy of Errors, Outdoor Summer Tour, Dee Cazenove
2007, Stage, Verges, Much Ado About Nothing, Outdoor Summer Tour, Dee Cazenove
2006, Stage, Sowerby, Oliver!, Tour Midlands, Vy Roberts
2006, Stage, Narrator, Seduced, Lancaster Playhouse, Jean Brown
2006, Stage, Tom, The Glass Menagerie, Tour Midlands, Rod Baymin
2005, Stage, Norman (Winner Best Actor Midland Festival), The Dresser, Tour Midlands, Vy Roberts
2005, Stage, Pistol, Merry Wives of Windsor, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Outdoor Summer Tour
2004, Stage, Jaques, As you Like It, Outdoor Summer Tour, Tim Stryke
2003, Stage, Teddy Bompass, How He Lied to Her Husband, Wellingborough Festival, Val Smith
2003, Stage, Bill, Kiss Kiss, Wellingborough Festival, Val Smith
2003, Stage, Sea Captain, Twelfth Night, Outdoor Tour NW, Trix Brown
2002, Stage, Sir Anthony Absolute, The Rivals, Outdoor Tour NW, Andrew Bardwell
2001, Stage, James Mann, Vapour Trails, King's Head Theatre, London, Sid Golder
2000, Stage, Vaughan Cunningham, Another Country, Brockley Jack, London, Kate Owens
2000, Stage, Insane Inmate, Is it a Crime to be Happy, King's Head Theatre, Esther Rantzen & Syd Holder
2000, Stage, Bernard, Recipe for Success, King's Head Theatre, Islington
2000, Stage, Jim (Cornish fisherman), Juke Box, King's Head, Islington, Syd Holder
2000, Stage, Man (male lead), Vapour Trails, Kings Head, Islington, David Niman
1999, Stage, Ken Gorman, Rumors, Preston Guild Hall, Ian Trevors
1998, Stage, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, She Left The Loom, St Peters & Tour, A. Brunning
1997, Stage, Dante Gabriel Rossetti - male lead, She Left the Loom
1996, Stage, Norman, The Dresser, CADOS, Tour N.W.
1992, Stage, Male lead, In the Business, Two Faced Theatre and shown on BBC Look North
1992, Stage, Professor Higgins, Pygmalion, Preston Playhouse Sch.H., K.M. Fleet
1990, Stage, Alfie, Alfie, Preston Playhouse. Sch.H., K.M. Fleet
Television, Hardwick, The Great Ship - 7 Wonders of the World, BBC, Charlotte Moore
Television, Dr Chance, Hollyoaks, Channel 4
2013, Cabaret, Male Lead, Short and the Long of It, DT Productions
2012, Cabaret, MC and Performer, Dinner with Dickens and Shakespeare
2015, Film, Michael, Identity by Jim Walker, Independent Film / Short, Jim Walker
2013, Film, Lead Male, Happy Hours, Siriol / BBC Wales, Steve Sullivan
2008, Film, Tony (Lead), A Bit On The Side, Shoreline, Kate Marshall
2007, Film, Sinclair, Tales From An Unknown Man, Independent Film Co, Ben Francis
2005, Film, Caravan Salesman, A Quiet Man, My End Label, Steve Sullivan
2004, Film, Jim (lead), Showtime, Bal Kumar, Bal Kumar
2004, Film, Ritchie Graham, Showtime, Silver Bullet / UCI Film Makers, Bal Kumar
2004, Film, Shakespeare Tutor, Bard On The Web, UCLAN, Stuart Hampton Reeves
2004, Film, Hardwick, Board of Director, The Great Ship Wonders of the Modern Age, BBC Series, Ron Cook
2001, Film, Patient / Narrator, The Hospice Film, Independent Public Information Broadcast, Ian Poulter
2000, Film, Ice Cream Man, A Heap of Trouble, Siriol / Welsh Film Board, Steve Sullivan
2008, Educational, MC and performer, Smiling Through, Imperial War Museum, Manchester
2004, Educational, Tutor, Shakespeare MasterClass, University of Central Lancashire, On-Line Shakespeare Curriculum (Overseas)
2014, Pantomime, Emperor Aisee, Aladdin, Empire Theatre, Blackburn, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2003, Pantomime, Emperor, Aladdin, Charter Theatre Preston, Dougie Chapman
2001, Pantomime, Alderman Fitwarren, Dick Wittington, Paul Hammond Productions, Nigel Hammond
1999, Pantomime, Dame Trot, Jack & the Beanstalk, The Cresset, Petreborough, Paul Hammond
1998, Pantomime, Baron Hardup, Cinderella, A-Grade Pantomimes, Mark Hughes
1997, Pantomime, Ugly Sister, Cinderella, E&B Productions
1997, Pantomime, Dame, Jack and the Beanstalk, Paul Hammond
1996, Pantomime, Riccardo, Prince's Valet, Snow White, Paul Hammond
1995, Pantomime, Baron Hardup, Cinderella, Nick Thomas Productions
1991, Pantomime, Widow Durden, Jack and the Beanstalk, Bijou Theatre
1990, Pantomime, Granny Hood, Red Riding Hood, Bijou Theatre
Role Play
2012, Role Play, Patient, GP Assessments, Role Play UK
2012, Role Play, Various Roles, Ongoing, GMC, NHS
2008, Opera, Lockit, The Beggar's Opera, Heritage Opera, Sarah Helsby-Hughes
Short Film
2008, Short Film, Tony (Lead), A Bit on the Side - Lille International Film Festival., Shoreline. Film winner., Steve Sullivan
2002, Short Film, Van the Ice, A Heap of Trouble - Welsh Bafta, Screen Gems/C4, Steve Sullivan
2002, Short Film, Bernard (Male Lead), Bernard and Beryl, Lowfat Films
2000, Short Film, Father, The Debt, Siriol
1997, Short Film, Dad, Fatted Calf
Street Theatre
1996, Street Theatre, MC and Performer, The Burlington Music Hall Players, Granada Studio Tours
Training Film
2001, Training Film, Male Lead, Public Information Film, St Catherine's Hospice
Voice Over
2004, Voice Over, Beat Theft, Squire Horse Productions, Greater Manchester Police
2001, Voice Over, Various Roles, Belgian Maritime Museum
2001, Voice Over, Resident voice over, Various Productions, Steve Potter Sounds, London
2012, Event, Ship's Percer, A Taste of the Titanic, Liverpool Tourist Board
2015, Event, Richard 111, Dickie's Meadow, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Dean Taylor
2015, Event, Macbeth, Macbeth Speaks, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Dean Taylor
2016, Event, Richard 111, Dickie's Meadow, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Dean Taylor
2017, Event, Henri, Tom Stoppard's Heroes, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Dean Taylor
1986, Musical, Sowerberry, Oliver!
2001, Radio, Narrator, Crime in Greater Manchester, Manchester City Council, Chrys Manning
2001, Radio, Narrator / Skipper, The Belgium Maritime Museum, Colin Porter Sound Ltd, Colin Porter
2000, Radio, Writer/Various Roles, The Magical Mouse, BBC Radio, Nuala Gent
1999, Radio, Santa Claus, Santa Comes to Bacup, BBC Radio Lancs, Dave Simon
Further Credits
2003, Music Video, Salesman, A Quiet Man, EMI, Jim Noir
2014, Comedy, George Frederick Cooke, The Actor's Apology, DTP (Dean Taylor Productions), Dean Taylor


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-East Coast, American-New York, Birmingham, Cockney, Cornwall, English-Standard*, French, Heightened RP, Hull, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, French
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad, Bass (singing), Cabaret Dancing, Cabaret Singing, Dancehall, Folk Singing, Tap, Waltz
Performance:Actor-Singer, After Dinner Speaker, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Commentating, Compere, Experienced Musical Director, Live Roleplay, Living History, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Radio Presenting, Repertory, Role Play, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Bowling, Cricket, Croquet, Football, Golf, Pool, Snooker, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artistic Director, Director, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration, Scriptwriter (professional), Story Telling, Writer