Ian Houghton films for Mr Selfridge

Ian Houghton will be appearing in the new series of Mr Selfridge.

The popular ITV drama will return to our screens for a highly anticipated third series which follows the American entreprenur behind the world famous London department store. The third series picks up the story in 1919 and Ian will be playing the role of a butler.

Ian is currently appearing in War Horse at the New London Theatre. Click here to visit his profile.

 

Tara Gadomski films guest lead in Blue Bloods

Tara Gadomski is to co-star in an episode of hit US drama, Blue Bloods.

The CBS police drama follows a family of multi-generational cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement. Tara will feature heavily in a future episode as her character gets mixed up in a new case for the team.

Blue Bloods is available to watch on Sky Atlantic. Keep checking the website for more details of the air date.

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Melanie Ash joins the cast of Little Revolution at the Almeida

Melanie Ash joins the cast of Little Revolution at the Almeida Theatre.

In the summer of 2011, London was burning. Alecky Blythe took her dictaphone to the streets…

From the helicopters circling overhead to the burnt out buildings on the street, this explosive new play records the voices and stories of a community as the riots happened to their present-day aftermath.

This production is Alecky Blythe’s first London show since her National Theatre hit, London Road.

Melanie will be playing the role of Sadie in and and is looking forward to returning to the stage in this exciting new production.

Little Revolution will run at the Almeida from the 3rd September -4th October 2013.To learn more about the production or to book tickets, please click here.

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Cary Crankson to take leading role in the Nuffield’s The Saints

Cary Crankson will play the leading role of Kenny in the Nuffield’s production of The Saints.

Kenny Glynn is the world’s biggest saints fan and for 25 years he has been locked in a game of football against the world. On his 26th Birthday the world steps up its game and Kenny Glynn faces the match of his life as he takes on women, money and status with the help of his mates, his family and the guiding spirit of Matt Le Tissier. Can they conquer all the things the world is throwing at them?

This exciting new production by Luke Barnes will be directed by Matthew Dunster.

To learn more about the production and to book tickets, please click here.

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Danny Mellor to make television debut in Da Vinci’s Demons

Danny Mellor will be making his screen debut in the Emmy-nominated television programme, Da Vinci’s Demons.

Written by David S. Goyer, the series follows the “untold” story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it. Danny will be playing the role of a young soldier.

Danny is a recent graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Please click here to visit Danny’s profile.

To find out more about the series, please click here.

Damien Walsh to appear in Dreamboats and Miniskirts

Damien Walsh will be playing Barry in the upcoming tour of Dreamboats and Miniskirts.

It’s 1963, and the world is changing. Bobby and Laura’s hit single “Dreamboats and Petticoats” has not taken off. Norman and Sue have settled down to non-marital bliss – and a baby! But Ray and Donna seem blissfully happy…

The advent of the Beatles and the Merseyside sound is inspirational. But will it inspire Bobby and Laura to have one more shot at stardom – Norman to “get off the drains” and find that singing voice he has longed for, and Ray to realise his ambition and manage a really top pop act!?

Damien joins the cast of this brand new sequel having previously appeared in the original touring production of Dreamboats and Petticoats.

Click here to learn more about the production and to book tickets.

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Melanie Ash films guest lead in Casualty

Melanie Ash will feature in Casualty for BBC Drama.

Mel will be playing the guest lead role of Jenny in an upcoming episode of Casualty which will begin shooting in July. Mel recently appeared in Hollyoaks and Corronation Street.

Please keep an eye on our news tab for updates about when you can watch the episode.

To visit Mel’s profile, please click here.

Scott Westwood appears in An Ideal Husband at the Tabard

Recent RADA Graduate Scott Westwood is currently appearing in An Ideal Husband, at the Tabard Theatre in Chiswick.

Set in an upper-class world of fops and dandies, Oscar Wilde’s witty social satire questions the morality of seemingly upstanding politicians.

Sir Robert is a well-respected politician whose spotless reputation is the pride of his beautiful wife and adoring sister. But when an old acquaintance threatens to reveal a dark secret from Robert’s past, only his womanizing, party-loving best friend is scheming and dishonest enough to come to his aid. 

As the plot unfolds, it’s revealed that Sir Robert is deeply flawed; the man with all the flaws must do something right for once and the question remains: what makes An Ideal Husband

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Reginald Edwards makes debut at the Finborough

Reginald Edwards will be appearing in the UK premiere of Rolf Hochhuth’s Sommer ’14- A Dance of Death at the Finborough.

This latest work from the Finborough, following their acclaimed productions of two previous works by Rolf Hochhuth – Soldiers and The Representative,  is a hugely ambitious epic vision of the Great War from one of Europe’s most acclaimed – and most controversial – dramatists.

Directed by Christopher Loscher and designed by Mike Lees, this new production will run at the Finborough from 5th-30th August.

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