TOM PADLEY was last seen in 'Silent Witness' on BBC1. He has just finished shooting on the feature film 'The Fourth Reich' in Bulgaria. He is about to start filming on The Untitled Robert Zemeckis film.
TOM CHADBON has just finished filming on 'Agatha Raisin' made by Mammoth Screen for Sky 1.
JACK BROWN is currently in rehearsals for the transfer of the new James Graham play 'Monster Raving Loony' directed by Simon Stokes.
GWYNETH STRONG was last seen performing in Chris Goode's 'Stand', a verbatim play based on the real-life stories of six Oxford people who stood up for what they believed in.
BRIAN PETTIFER has recently completed filming on the feature 'Whisky Galore!' directed by Gillies MacKinnon - 'Whisky Galore!' will premiere this June at the Closing Night Gala of the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival.
VALÉRY SCHATZ was last seen in an episode of 'Death in Paradise'. The short film 'In Daze of Things' in which Valéry plays the role of Mark, was shortlisted in the Comedy Category at the Isle of Man Film Festival 2015.
MICHAEL SIMKINS has just finished appearing in 'The Argument' written by William Boyd and directed by Anna Ledwich - playing at Hampstead Theatre, Downstairs.
EDWARD HIBBERT is currently appearing in the smash hit Broadway musical 'Something Rotten' at St James Theater. He recently returned to Feinstein’s/54 Below with his show, 'Can’t Something Be Done'.
GEORGE COSTIGAN was recently seen playing Nevison Gallagher in 'Happy Valley 2' directed by Sally Wainwright for Red Productions on BBC1. He can currently be seen in 'This Restless House' a trilogy of plays by Zinnie Harris and directed by Dominic Hill at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow - playing until 14th May 2016. The Guardian gives it 5 stars and reviews '..this four-hour epic of ambition and power is a sinewy reworking of Aeschylus that explodes into a cacophonous climax.'
KATIE BRAYBEN is now playing in 'My Mother Said I Never Should' at the St James Theatre. She has just finished playing Carole King in 'Beautiful - The Carole King Musical' at The Aldwych Theatre in the West End, for which she received the Olivier for Best Actress in a Musical. Katie was also nominated for Best Actress in a Musical at the 16th annual WhatsOnStage Awards and for an Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Musical Performance and 'Beautiful' was short-listed for a New Audience Award, for Best Musical at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards in Collaboration with Radio 2.
KEVIN WHATELY was recently seen in the final series of 'Lewis' on ITV. 'Auf Wiedersehen, Pet' in which he played Neville has been voted the best ITV programme of all time by readers of Radio Times.
LUCY ROBINSON has just finished appearing in 'Waste' at the National Theatre directed by Roger Michell. She is currently filming on 'Cold Feet' being made by Big Talk and will soon be seen playing the part of Young Cecily, in 'The Hollow Crown II' directed by Dominic Cooke for the BBC.
JANE SLAVIN is currently filming on 'Harley and The Davidsons' for the Discovery Channel.
OLIVER FORD DAVIES and JIM HOOPER appeared in the RSC King and Country: Shakespeare’s Great Cycle of Kings 2015/16 Season at the Barbican Theatre and they have recently finished touring China and BAM, New York.
MARK RICE-OXLEY has just finished playing in 'Poppy + George' for Watford Palace. He is about to film a guest lead in 'Casualty'.
Congratulations to HELEN LEDERER her first novel 'Losing It' which is now available from Pan Macmillan and was shortlisted for the 2015 Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize for comic fiction. Helen is soon to be seen playing 'Catriona' in 'Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie' directed by Mandie Fletcher for BBC Films. She plays the role of HR Pam in the short film 'Sarah Chong is Going to Kill Herself' directed by Ella Jones, which screened at the BFI on Thursday 21st April 2016.
VIVIENNE ACHEAMPONG has just been seen in 'The Aliens' made by Clerkenwell Films on E4. She is currently in rehearsals for the new James Graham play 'Monster Raving Loony' directed by Simon Stokes and she will be taking her one woman show 'Rainbow Class' to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer.
JOHN PAUL HURLEY was recently seen in 'Shetland' and 'Silent Witness' for BBC1.
OLIVER RYAN is currently playing in 'Doctor Faustus' at the RSC, he is playing Doctor Faustus and Mephistopheles - with The Guardian reviewing 'Oliver Ryan and Sandy Grierson share the roles of the doctor and the demon in Maria Aberg's darkly inventive, richly psychological production...Ryan, at the performance I saw, lent Faustus a fine edgy hysteria...' and The Telegraph giving it 4 stars and calling it 'Pacy, eerie and full of trickery.'
ACE BHATTI is currently filming on 'DCI Banks' made by Left Bank Pictures for ITV. He was most recently seen in 'Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands' on ITV and 'Shetland' made by ITV Studios for BBC1.
DAVID IRELAND's new play 'Cyprus Avenue' has just finished its run at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin and is currently playing at The Royal Court Theatre, London playing until 7th May 2016 - with The Irish Times giving it 4 stars and reviewing '...in David Ireland's caustically funny new play' and the Irish Independent 'Brilliant and provocative new play...the writing is brilliant and sharp as a blade.' David was most recently seen playing Bill in the new comedy series 'Mountain Goats' for BBC TV.
HAMZA JEETOOA was last seen playing Usman in 'Capital', a three part mini-series made by Kudos for BBC1. He is currently filming a guest lead in 'Silent Witness'.
GREGOR FISHER has completed filming on 'Whisky Galore!' directed by Gillies MacKinnon - 'Whisky Galore!' will premiere this June at the Closing Night Gala of the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival. Gregor's biography 'The Boy from Nowhere' was released on 22nd October 2015.
JULIE DRAY was last seen in 'Crashing' directed by George Kane. 'Cradle to Grave' in which Julie plays Miss Blondel recently aired on BBC2. The film 'Breaking The Bank' in which Julie plays Sophie, was chosen to screen at last year's Dinard Film Festival and has its premiere in London on 31st May 2016 to be released in UK cinemas this June.
LU CORFIELD has just finished filming a comedy inspired by Macbeth called 'WYRDOES' directed by Nat Luurtsema for the Shakespeare's Sister initiative, commissioned by Film London and the British Council. She plays the role of Hester in the short film 'Three Women Wait for Death' directed by Isabelle Sieb, which screened at the BFI on Thursday 21st April 2016.
DAVID CALDER recently played Winston Churchill in 'The Audience' at the Apollo Theatre. He will soon be seen in 'Queen of the Desert' directed by Werner Herzog and is currently being seen in 'The Lady in The Van' for Nicholas Hytner.
ROGER MORLIDGE is currently filming on 'Steven' a feature film which is being directed by Mark Gill.
ROBIN SOANS has just finished filming on 'Viceroy's House', a feature film being directed by Gurinder Chadha and 'Victoria', a TV series being made by Mammoth Screen for ITV, directed by Tom Vaughan.
IAN BURFIELD has just finished playing Magwitch in 'Great Expectations' for Lucy Bailey at West Yorkshire Playhouse - with The Times giving it 4 stars and reviewing '...played by an excellent, multi-tasking ensemble. The second half in particular ends up propulsive, evocative and affecting. The three hours race by.' and The Yorkshire Times saying '...I loved Ian Burfield as Magwitch, the escaped prisoner and benefactor to Pip...'.
ALAN WILLIAMS has just finished appearing in 'As You Like It' directed by Polly Findlay at the National Theatre.
HEATHER CRANEY was last seen at The Donmar Warehouse in 'The Vote' directed by Josie Rourke. Just before this she played Claire in 'Made in Dagenham' at the Adelphi Theatre in the West End directed by Rupert Goold.
Congratulations to JIM CARTER for winning the 'Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series' for 'Downton Abbey' at the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Congratulations to STEPHANIE STREET who was shortlisted for the Arts & Culture award at last year's Asian Woman of Achievement Awards. Her version of 'Wuthering Heights' was performed by the National Youth Theatre at the Ambassadors Theatre.
STEVE TOUSSAINT has just finished filming on 'Berlin Station' for Epix and 'Fortitude' made by Tiger Aspect/ Fifty Fathoms for Sky Atlantic. He was recently seen as Chief Superintendent Joseph Moody in 'Lewis' and in an episode of 'Midsomer Murders' both on ITV.
IVANA BASIC was recently seen in 'Happy Valley 2' directed by Sally Wainwright for Red Productions on BBC1 - The Guardian reads 'return to Happy Valley...with new cast members including Shirley Henderson and the Croatian actor Ivana Basic.' Ivana also recently filmed a cameo role on 'A Street Cat Named Bob' for Roger Spottiswoode.
SAMUEL JAMES is about to play Lord Sutch in the new James Graham play 'Monster Raving Loony' directed by Simon Stokes which is transferring from Plymouth. The Telegraph reviewed 'Samuel James is impressively chameleon-like - and as the compulsive joker afraid to let the mask drop, he's moving when it happens.'
JOY RICHARDSON was last seen in 'The Comic Strip Presents...Red Top' for Comic Strip Productions for UKTV. She has just finished the first section of the Cheek by Jowl International Tour playing Paulina in 'The Winter's Tale' and is about to start rehearsals for 'Henry V' for Regents Park Open Air.
JOE McGANN has recently completed filming on 'Harley and The Davidsons' for the Discovery Channel made by Raw TV. He was last seen playing Walter Hobbs in 'ELF: The Musical' at the Dominion Theatre.
IAN HALLARD has just finished playing in 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' a Theatr Clwyd production. He will start rehearsals late summer for a production of 'The Boys In The Band' for The Park Theatre.
RUTH SHEEN was last seen playing Lizzie Wilton in 'Unforgotten' on ITV - she has just finished filming on 'A Street Cat Named Bob'.
TERENCE HARVEY recently returned from filming on 'Viceroy's House' which is a feature film directed by Gurinder Chadha.
CHRIS CORRIGAN is currently appearing in 'Cyprus Avenue' written by David Ireland and directed by Vicky Featherstone at The Royal Court Theatre, London - playing until 7th May 2016. The Times has given it 4 stars and reviewed 'There is another brilliant performance too, from Chris Corrigan as the failed paramilitary...'
STEPHEN THOMPSON has just been seen in 'Jericho' a prime time series for ITV, in which he played a series regular and 'Lucky Man' which is on SKY.
JUDY FLYNN was last seen in 'Millie Inbetween' for CBBC.
CLARA INDRANI recently appeared in 'Coming Up' directed by Brigid Larmour at Watford Palace Theatre. She has just finished filming on a new comedy 'The Rebel' for Retort TV.
JENNY GALLOWAY has just finished appearing in 'Mr Foote's Other Leg' starring Simon Russell Beale, directed by Sir Richard Eyre at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
NIALL RANSOME graduated from Guildhall and has just finished appearing in 'The Play That Goes Wrong', at The Duchess Theatre, which won 'Best New Comedy' at this year's Olivier Awards. The one man piece 'Fcuk'd' he wrote and performed for Guildhall was chosen to play at STET, The English Theatre in Holland.
BERWICK KALER is the UK's longest running pantomime Dame - he has just finished appearing in his 37th Panto 'Dick Whittington (and his meerkat)' at The Signal Box Theatre in York. His 38th Panto will be 'Cinderella' playing at York Theatre Royal, from 8th December 2016 to 28th January 2017.
CAROLINE O'NEILL was recently seen in 'Doc Martin' and 'Unforgotten' for ITV, 'Cuffs' for BBC TV and as Win Thursday in Series 3 of 'Endeavour'.
DENISE WELCH has just finished filming the second series of 'Boy meets Girl' for BBC2, playing the regular role of Pam. Her first novel 'If They Could See Me Now' has just been published by Sphere.
STEVEN HILLMAN and EMILY ASTON have now finished the tour of the National Theatre production of 'War Horse' which won 'Best Visiting Production' at The Manchester Theatre Awards.
Sonia Friedman Productions have announced that BARRY McCARTHY will join the cast of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.'
PAUL LOUGHRAN has just finished appearing in 'Forever Yours, Mary-Lou' directed by Laurence Boswell at Theatre Royal Bath - with The Times reviewing '...all four performers are first-rate in Laurence Boswell's seated but evocative production'. He has just been seen playing a series regular in 'Jericho' a prime time series on ITV.
JOSEPH LONG is currently filming on series 3 of 'Tyrant' for Fox 21 and he has just finished filming on 'The Collection' made by Lookout Point for Amazon.
PAUL THORNLEY is now in rehearsals for the West End Production of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' which will open at The Palace Theatre in July - Paul will be playing Ron Weasley. The film 'Grimsby' in which Paul plays Clive Graves is now playing in cinemas nationwide.
NADIA ALBINA is about to start rehearsals at The Globe for 'Macbeth'
GEORGE LASHA was recently seen in 'The Royals' for E! and in 'Vera' and 'Foyle's War' on ITV and 'Doctors' on BBC1.
SIMON ROUSE has just finished playing in 'Hangmen', the new Martin McDonagh play at The Wyndham's Theatre.
SUZANNE BERTISH was recently seen in PBS's new Civil War-based Drama 'Mercy Street' produced by Ridley Scott and David W. Zucker. The Guardian reviews 'Mercy Street is crisp and quick and a great addition to PBS's roster' and The Wrap Covering Hollywood says 'Suzanne Bertish steals countless scenes with agile grace and humour' - she's just about to start filming the second series in Virginia.
MARK TANDY is currently in rehearsals for 'The Philanderer' directed by Paul Miller, playing from 12th May to 25th June 2016 at the Orange Tree, Richmond.
OWEN WHITELAW recently finished filming on 'One of Us' a new drama for BBC TV.
ADIE ALLEN will soon be seen in 'Witless' a new comedy series being made by Objective for BBC3. She is currently filming 'The Coroner' for BBC.
ADAM BYRON is appearing in 'The Play That Goes Wrong', at The Duchess Theatre, which has won 'Best New Comedy' at this year's Olivier Awards.
RON DONACHIE is currently playing in 'The Iliad' at The Royal Lyceum Edinburgh. He has just finished appearing in 'The Crucible' directed by John Dove to wonderful reviews - with The Guardian reviewing 'When Ron Donachie takes the stage as Deputy Governor Danforth...it's as if this 17th century parable of superstition and intolerance has a new centre of gravity...It's partly that his charismatic stillness commands attention and defies contradiction.'
KAREN DUNBAR has just appeared with 'Witsherface' at St Luke's, Glasgow. The Donmar Warehouse's production of 'Henry IV' ' directed by Phyllida Lloyd, which transferred to the St. Ann's Warehouse last November, has been nominated for 'Outstanding Revival of a Play' at the 61st Annual Drama Desk Awards in New York.
TIM TRELOAR has just finished touring the UK and playing at the Sydney Opera House in 'King Charles III'.
CATHY MURPHY has just finished filming on the latest 'Bridget Jones' film.
PAUL LONGLEY has just finished filming on 'The Crown' a new series for Netflix and is about to start filming on the Untitled Robert Zemeckis film.
MICHAEL COCHRANE has just finished filming on 'The Crown' a new series for Netflix. He was recently seen in 'We're Doomed! The Dad's Army Story' - with The Oldie reviewing 'Best of all was Michael Cochrane as Arnold Ridley. I always watch out for Cochrane. He's one of those character actors who'll be the best thing in any scene in which he appears.'
ANDREW TIERNAN recently finished filming on the feature 'Us and Them', directed by Joseph Martin.
LAURA KIRMAN is currently appearing in 'The Play That Goes Wrong', at The Duchess Theatre, which won 'Best New Comedy' at this year's Olivier Awards.
JAN HARVEY is guest starring in 'EastEnders' as Margaret Midhurst.
IAIN ROBERTSON has recently completed filming on 'Whisky Galore!' directed by Gillies MacKinnon. 'Whisky Galore!' will premiere this June at the Closing Night Gala of the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival.
SHAZIA NICHOLLS was last seen in 'Doctor Foster' on ITV.
ANGUS IMRIE was part of the Globe Company in 2015, appearing in 'Richard II' directed by Simon Godwin and 'Nell Gwynn' directed by Christopher Luscombe. He will soon be seen in 'The Hollow Crown II' directed by Dominic Cooke for BBC TV.
RICHARD LUMSDEN has just finished playing at The Almeida Theatre in 'Uncle Vanya'.
ARTEMAS FROUSHAN having recently left Oxford is now at LAMDA.
GREG KOLPAKCHI has just finished filming on 'Peaky Blinders'. He is now filming on the feature film 'Ashes In The Snow' which is being directed by Marius A. Markevicius.
ANNIE HULLEY was recently seen in 'Lucky Man', the ten-parter made by Carnival for Sky. She has just finished filming on 'People Just Do Nothing' being made by Roughcut TV for BBC3.
KATHRYN HOWDEN was most recently seen playing Bernie in the new comedy series 'Mountain Goats' for BBC TV. She recently appeared in 'Tracks of The Winter Bear' which played at the Traverse Theatre at Christmas 2015.
GEOFFREY LUMB has just finished touring the UK and playing at the Sydney Opera House in 'King Charles III'.
SIMON WILLIAMS has just finished filming on 'Viceroy's House' which is a feature film being directed by Gurinder Chadha and 'The Rebel' - a comedy being made by Retort.
MARK CHARNOCK continues to appear as Marlon Dingle in 'Emmerdale' - who triumphed as winners of 'Best Soap and Continuing Drama' at the Royal Television Society Programme Awards 2016.
NATALIE PERERA played the lead in the feature 'Bazodee' in Trinidad, directed by Todd Kessler - the film opened the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival.
WILLIAM POSTLETHWAITE has just finished playing in 'The Mother' by Florian Zeller at The Tricycle Theatre.
JONATHAN NEWTH has just finished filming on 'The Crown' a new series for Netflix.
JUNE WATSON has just finished appearing in 'Escaped Alone' written by Caryl Churchill and directed by James Macdonald at the Royal Court - with Michael Billington reviewing 'The great June Watson invests Vi with a wonderful mixture of tart-tongues vigour and hunger for knowledge.'
COLE EDWARDS has just finished the National Youth Theatre training scheme.
DAVID FAHM recently finished filming 'Marcella' which was made by Buccaneer Media for ITV and begins airing on the 4th April.
FRANCES BARBER is currently appearing as Lady Sneerwell in 'The School for Scandal' directed by Marc Vietor - playing at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, New York until 8th May 2016. Frances has just returned from Italy, where she has been filming on 'I Medici' with Dustin Hoffman.
PAUL WOODSON has just finished playing the lead in the feature film 'Dear Child', which filmed in Brazil.
DIANA HARDCASTLE has just finished appearing in 'The Argument' written by William Boyd and directed by Anna Ledwich - playing at Hampstead Theatre, Downstairs. She can currently be seen in UK cinemas playing Mrs Heelshire in 'The Boy' a supernatural thriller and was recently seen in 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'.
Congratulations to MARK WILLIAMS who won 'Best Acting Performance' for his role as Father Brown at the RTS Midlands Awards on 12th November 2015. He was recently seen in 'The Comic Strip Presents...Red Top' a film for Comic Strip Productions for UKTV. He is currently filming the feature 'Heidi' and will be returning to the Cotswolds to film the fifth series of 'Father Brown' this summer.
CHUKWUDI IWUJI has been nominated for an AUDELCO Award in New York for Best Supporting Actor for his role in 'Tamburlaine'. He has just finished shooting in Rome on the feature film 'SPEAR' - the John Wick sequel with Keanu Reeves. He is now filming two guest lead roles 'Madam Secretary' for CBS and 'Blindspot' made by Warner Brothers for NBC and is also currently filming on the feature film 'Barry' for Black Bear Pics/Cinetic Media.
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