IAIN ROBERTSON has just completed a tour of Scotland in 'Shang-a-Lang' and is now heading to Oran Mor in Glasgow to appear in 'The Bridge' a new Donna Franceschild two-hander running from 10th to the 14th November.
Congratulations to AMANDA REDMAN and GREGOR FISHER. 'Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This' cast by LAURA SCOTT CASTING has received fantastic reviews with critics calling it a "a towering achievement".
TOM PADLEY is currently at the RSC playing in 'The Roaring Girl' and 'Arden of Faversham'.
STEVEN HILLMAN and EMILY ASTON are now in South Africa with the National Theatre production of 'War Horse' which has won 'Best Visiting Production' at The Manchester Theatre Awards.
MELANIE MASSON is now playing at Theatre Royal Stratford East in 'The Infidel'.
Congratulations to ROSIE WYATT, 'Spine' has won a coveted Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Festival where it also won The Herald Angel Award and Rosie won The Stage Award for Acting Excellence. 'Spine' will be remounted at Soho Theatre for a short run from 21st October to 2nd November.
Congratulations to STEPHEN THOMPSON - 'In The Flesh' has won the BAFTA Award for Best Mini Series.
MARK WILLIAMS has just finished filming the third series of 'Father Brown' and is now recording two episodes of 'Still Open All Hours' and also a second series of 'The Link' until mid November.
KAREN DUNBAR has opened at The Donmar Warehouse in Phyllida Lloyd's all female production of 'Henry IV' which runs until 29th November 2014. Karen also opened the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow performing to an estimated global audience of 1 billion people. The opening ceremony was a riotous tour through Scotland's culture and achievements, with Karen Dunbar and John Barrowman singing 'Welcome to Scotland'.
SAMUEL JAMES is now filming a new regular in 'Birds of a Feather'.
OWEN WHITELAW is reprising his role in the NTS's production of 'In Time of Strife' which tours venues in Scotland, England, and Wales until 26th October. He then joins Stewart Laing's Untitled Company's production 'Slope' which will play at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow, in November.
HEATHER CRANEY and RENE ZAGGER are in previews of 'Made in Dagenham' at the Adelphi, which opens on 5th November.
ANGUS IMRIE is about to play Edmund Plantagenet in 'The Hollow Crown II' for director Dominic Cooke for BBC TV.
OLIVER RYAN is now playing in 'The Distance' at the Orange Tree.
RICHARD LUMSDEN is now playing in 'Our Town' at the Almeida.
JOHN LIGHTBODY has just finished filming on 'Agatha Raisin' for Mammoth Productions for Sky.
HAMZA JEETOOA is playing in 'Teh Internet Is Serious Business' for the Main House at The Royal Court Theatre. The film 'The Cook', in which he plays the lead, will premiere in Cologne in November.
MARK RICE-OXLEY is now playing in 'Bright Phoenix' at Liverpool Playhouse.
RON DONACHIE has recently filmed 'Sunset Song' for Terence Davies in Luxembourg and Glasgow and 'Father Brown' opposite our client MARK WILLIAMS.
Congratulations to KATHRYN HOWDEN one of the stars of 'Millers's Mountain' which has been nominated for a Scottish BAFTA in the Comedy/Entertainment Programme category. Congratulations also to KAREN DUNBAR who presented one of the four films that made up 'I Belong To Glasgow' which is nominated in the Features/Factual Entertainment category at this year's awards.
Congratulations to MARK CHARNOCK - 'Emmerdale' has won the British Soap Award for Spectacular Scene Of The Year.
FRANCES BARBER is soon to be seen in the second series of 'Psychobitches' and also will soon be seen as 'Amelia' in the new BBC1 series 'Mapp and Lucia'. Frances has started rehearsals in LA for 'What the Butler Saw' to play Mrs Prentice at the Mark Taper Forum for director John Tillinger, running until 21st December 2014.
We are delighted to announce that CATHY MURPHY has joined CDA. She is currently filming on 'River' a new drama for BBC1 being directed by Tim Fywell.
KEVIN WHATELY is currently being seen in the new series of 'Lewis' on ITV and has opened at Chichester playing Herbie in 'Gypsy' opposite Imelda Staunton, playing until 8th November.
BERWICK KALER will be returning to York Theatre Royal for a record 36th Panto season in 'Old Mother Goose' which he writes, directs and stars in!
ACE BHATTI is currently filming 'Black Work' for Mammoth for ITV and recently played a guest lead in the first 'Lewis' story.
JOHN LIGHTBODY is now filming 'Wallander'.
GAVIN MITCHELL has just completed a run in the stage revival of the sitcom 'Still Game' at The Hydro. He returns to King's Theatre Glasgow for an 8th season to play Captain Hook in 'Peter Pan' from 6th December until 11th January 2015.
JENNY GALLOWAY has just finished filming on 'Hank Zipzer' for CBBC in Halifax.
JIM CARTER and PHYLLIS LOGAN can currently be seen in Series 5 of 'Downton Abbey' on ITV.
AMEET CHANA and CLARA INDRANI are appearing in 'Happy Birthday Sunita' which will tour the UK from September through to October; it will then tour internationally until December.
ALAN WILLIAMS is now playing in 'The Crucible' at West Yorkshire Playhouse and will then start filming a new regular in 'Woody' - a new series for BBC1.
JUDE OWUSU is soon to start filming on 'The Hollow Crown'.
We are delighted to announce that JOHN PAUL HURLEY has joined CDA. John Paul was most recently seen in 'Last Tango in Halifax', 'The Village', and 'Peaky Blinders'.
LUCY ROBINSON is playing Young Cecily in 'The Hollow Crown 2' directed by Dominic Cooke for the BBC and then begins rehearsals at the National Theatre in December for the new Tom Stoppard play 'The Hard Problem' directed by Nicholas Hytner.
IAN HALLARD is appearing in 'Great Britain' Richard Bean's fast and furious new play, an anarchic satire about the press, the police and the political establishment; directed by Nicholas Hytner for the National Theatre. Now playing at Royal Haymarket Theatre.
KATIE BRAYBEN is now playing in 'King Charles III' which has transferred from the Almeida to the West End.
MARK AIKEN has recently filmed an episode of 'George Gently' for Company Pictures for the BBC.
SIMON ROUSE is now rehearsing in 'Anything Goes' - for Sheffield Crucible being directed by Daniel Evans.
JOE McGANN has just finished touring 'April in Paris', the John Godber two-hander, and he will now play Mr Walter Hobbs in 'ELF: The Musical' in Plymouth and Dublin, directed by David Morgan.
MICHAEL SIMKINS has received wonderful notices for his performance as Richard Greatham in Lindsay Posner's production of 'Hay Fever' which is on tour in Australia until 7th December.
JOY RICHARDSON is filming on 'The Ones Below', being directed by David Farr.
Congratulations to ANGUS IMRIE who has won the Spotlight Most Promising Actor Award at the Sunday Times National Student Drama Festival.
CATHERINE TERRIS was recently seen as 'Jean' in Kay Mellor's 'In the Club' on BBC1.
ANDREW TIERNAN was recently seen in 'The Driver' opposite David Morrissey on BBC1 and is currently being seen in 'The Great Fire', the new drama series on ITV. Andrew is now filming 'Code of a Killer' for World Productions for ITV.
STEVE TOUSSAINT is currently being seen as Will Pemberton in 'Scott & Bailey' and is filming a guest lead in 'DCI Banks' for Left Bank Pictures for ITV.
Congratulations to PHYLLIS LOGAN, her character, Mrs Hughes, has been voted the most popular Downton Abbey character of all time in a recent RadioTimes.com poll.
CHRIS FULTON is currently filming on 'Stonemouth', based on the book by Iain Banks, it is being made by Slate Films for BBC.
OLIVER FORD DAVIES and JIM HOOPER are currently appearing in the RSC's 'Henry IV Parts One and Two' which has completed its run in Stratford-upon-Avon. The productions now tour the UK until mid-November and then play at the Barbican in London from 24th November to 24th January 2015.
VIVIENNE ACHEAMPONG has joined the cast of 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' now playing at the Gielgud Theatre.