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Polly Jean Smyth

Polly Jean
Smyth

Height: 153cm

Hair Colour: Auburn

Eye Colour: Brown

Playing Age: 14-18 Years

Bio

Skills

Accents & Dialects

Native: Northern Irish

High standard: American-Standard

Music & Dance

Skilled: Ballet

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Female

Judith McSpadden

Judith
McSpadden

Height: 162cm

Hair Colour: Blond(e) - Medium

Eye Colour: Blue

Playing Age: 45 - 55 Years

Bio

Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, London, MA Voice Studies, 2000-2002
Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, London, PG Dip Voice Studies, 1995-1996
Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, Diploma in Acting, 3 years, 1989-1992

Credits

ABIGAIL’S PARTY
Stage – Angela
Theatre Clwyd : Fiona Buffini

MACBETH
Stage – Ross, Witch, Fleance and Young Siward
Shakespeare & Co. : Tina Packer

CLYBOURNE PARK
Stage – Bev and Kathy
Said & Done : Gillian Lemon

PETER PAN
Stage – Curly
Birmingham Rep : Anthony Clark

PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD
Stage – Sara Tansey
Birmingham Rep : Anthony Clark

MR A’S AMAZING MAZE PLAYS
Stage – Suzy
Royal National Theatre : Alan Ayckbourn

THE JOURNEY OF MARY KELLY
Stage – The Boy Morgan
Theatr Clwyd : Terry Hands

ORLANDO
Stage – Writer
Event Horizon Theatre Co : Will Hammond

SUNDAY
Television Movie – Hospital Receptionist
Sunday Productions : Charles McDougall

AS YOU LIKE IT
Stage – Jacques
Shakespeare & Co. : Tony Simotes

LANGUAGE THAT SHAPED A WORLD
Stage – Various Roles
Shakespeare & Co. : Kevin Coleman

THE VIEW BEYOND
Stage – Spirit of Light
Shakespeare & Co. : John Hadden

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Stage – Martha Cratchit and Lily Fezziwig
Theatr Clwyd : Terry Hands

RAPE OF THE FAIR COUNTRY
Stage – Edwina
Theatr Clwyd : Tim Baker

THE BOYS OF SUMMER
Stage – Rose
Old Red Lion : Ken McClymont

JOYRIDERS
Stage – Maureen
Birmingham Rep : Joanna Read

ROUGH
Stage – Gay
Birmingham Rep : Anthony Clark

DREAMS FOM A SUMMER HOUSE
Stage – Mel
Stephen Joseph Theatre in the Round : Alan Ayckbourn

Skills

Accents & Dialects
Native: Belfast
High standard: American-Midwest, American-Standard, Estuary English, Glasgow, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, RP

Languages
High standard: English

Music & Dance
Skilled: Flute, Mezzo-Soprano

Other Skills
Dialect Coach, Nurse (qualified), Workshop Leader (Acting)

Performance
Highly skilled: Radio Drama
Skilled: Actor-Singer

Sports
Highly skilled: Aikido, Fitness Instructor (qualified), Martial Arts Instructor, Running
Skilled: Cycling

Vehicle Licences
Car Driving Licence

Voice Over
Highly skilled: Voice Acting, Voice Coach (professional), Voice Over, Voice Over + Home Studio

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Female

Clare Gray

Clare
Gray

Height: 168cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Hazel

Playing Age: 29-36 Years

Credits

2023 THE PANTOMIME ADVENTURES OF PETER PAN
Pantomime Role:Starkey
Crossroads
Director: Ed Curtis

2023 DINOSAUR
Television
Riole:Drunk Woman
Two Brothers/BBC3
Director: Niamh McKeown

2023 SNOW WHITE
Pantomime
Role: Lavinia
Crossroads
Director: Ed Curtis

2022 BLUE LIGHTS
Television
Role: Rachel
Two Cities
Director: Gilles Bannier

2022 OUTLANDER
Television
Role: Feral Mother
Starz
Director: Joss Agnew

2021 SLEEPING BEAUTY
Pantomime
Role: Narcissa
Crossroads Pantomimes

2021 WHO RUNS THE WORLD
Television
Role: Celebrity Chef and Wine Taster
BBC
Director: Michelle Owen

2020 LIONS OF LISBON
Rehearsed Reading
Role: Cathy
Fair Pley
Dirctor: Martin McCardie

2020 SKETCH
Comedy
Role: Mary Queen of Scots
Wits Her face
Director: Maureen Carr

2019 GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS
Pantomime
Role: Mummy Bear
QDOS
Director: Ed Curtis

2019 THE BENNY LYNCH STORY
Stage
Role: Mary Frances /Narrator
Dapper Productions
Director: Steven Duffy

2018 CINDERELLA
Pantomime
Role: Ruth/Ugly Sister
QDOS
Director: Ed Curtis

2018 RIVER CITY
Television
Role: Caz
BBC
Director: Paulette Randall, Siri Rodnes

2017 ARMCHAIR DETECTIVES
Television
Role: Jenny Hawk
Tiger Aspect
Director: Martin Smith

2016 FUNNY HOW?
Comedy
Sketch Show – numerous characters
Role: Wits Her Face
Morag Fullerton, Maureen Carr

2016 MACBRAVEHEART
Stage
Role: Witch /St Andrew
Fair Pley
Director: Philip Differ

2016 MARGARET SKINNIDER – REBEL HEART
Rehearsed Reading
Role: Norah
Fair Pley
Director: Sarah McCardie

2016 SILVER THREADS
Stage
Role: Hannah McKenzie
Fair Pley
Director: Philip Differ

2016 THE CALTON TO CATALONIA
Rehearsed Reading
Role: Janet
Fair Pley
Director: Martin McCardie

2016 TOMMY’S HONOUR
Feature Film
Role: Waitress
Gutta Percha Productions
Director: Jason Connery

2016 WE THREE
Short Film
Role: Daughter
Director: Denise Mina Rosie Toner

2015 ALLAN STEWARTS BIG BIG VARIETY SHOW
Stage
Role: Margaret Hastings
Kings Theatre Edinburgh
Director: Allan Stewart

2014 VENICE BIENNALE – TURNER PRIZE WINNER
Documentary
Role: Girl
The Common Guild
Director: Duncan Campbell

2014 COLOUR CODED
Music Video
Role: Love Interest
Shootback
Director: Stuart Breadner

2014 KARINA
Short Film
Role: Karina
Blazebuster Production
Director: Michelle Craig

2014 THE LEGEND OF BARNEY THOMSON
Feature Film
Role: Doreen
Sigma Films
Director: Robert Carlyle

2014 TWENTY:TWENTY
Short Film
Role:Hannah
Live Stream
Director: John Quinn

2014 WASTED TIME
Feature Film
Role: Charlene
Shooters Media
Directeor: Stuart Davids

2013 A BIT OF A DICK WHITTINGTON
Pantomime
Director
A Play, a Pie and a Pint
Clare Gray

2013 WOOLLY AND TIG
Television
Role: Nursery Teacher
Tattiemoon
Director: Brian Jameson

2012 SLEEPING BEAUTY INSOMNIA
Stage
Role: Sleeping Beauty
Play Pie Pint
Director: Graham Eatough

2012 SUPPLY
Stage
Role: Chelsea
Play Pie Pint
Director: Emma Callander

2011 A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Stage
Role: Peaseblossom
A Play, A Pie & A Pint
Directeor: Andy Gray

2011 GARROWS LAW
Television
Role: Murder Victim
BBC
Director: Peter Lydon

2011 IN HER SHOES
Short Film
Role: Freya
Shooters Media
Director: David Hayman

Skills

Accents & Dialects
Native: Glasgow

High standard:
Aberdeen, American-California, American-New York, Belfast, Central Scottish, Dundee, English-Standard, Irish-Northern, Leeds, London, Manchester, RP, Yorkshire

Languages
Native: English

Music & Dance
Skilled: Singing (general)

Other Skills:
Assistant Stage Manager (ASM), Bartender, Improvisation

Performance
Highly skilled: Comedy

Voice Over
Skilled: Voice Over

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Martha Fee

Martha
Fee

Height: 126cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 8

Martha attends Acting Classes for TV & Film with Shelly Lowry

Her most recent acting role was playing the role of ‘Little Cosette; with the Belvoir Players’ production of Les Miserables in Belfast.

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native)/Northern*Irish

Languages: English, 

American-Standard, English-Standard, Irish-Standard

 

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Lara Gordon

Lara
Gordon

Height: 160cm

Hair Colour: Light Brown

Eye Colour: Blue/Green

Age: 11

Bio

Skills

Accents & Dialects

Native: Irish-Northern

High Standard: English-Standard, RP

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Sarah Gordon

Sarah
Gordon

Height: 130cm

Hair Colour: Light/Mid Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 8

Bio

Recently finished filming for a new major TV series. Sarah loves everything about acting & performing and is a hard working and great team player who loves being on set.

Credits

2024     TV Series     (Witheld)     Role – Witheld   

2023     Trespass      Short Film    Role – Lara          Director: Des Lynch

Skills

Accents & Dialects

Native: Irish-Northern

High Standard: English-Standard, RP

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Aoife Riddell

Aoife
Riddell

Height: 160cm

Hair Colour: Blond(e)-Dark

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 17

Bio

Currently studying ‘A’ Level Drama at school and attend Shelley Lowry Performing Arts and Rainbow Factory School of Performing Arts. Previous experience in amateur films and drama.

Skills

Accents & Dialects

Native: Irish-Northern

High Standard: English-Standard, RP

Music & Dance

Skilled:Piano

Sports

Skilled: Horse-riding (pony/small horse)

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Tallulah Blue

Tallulah
Blue

Height: 157cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue/Grey

Playing Age: 15 - 21

Bio

Tallulah has been performing and acting from an early age.

She attends the Shelley Lowry School of Acting studying Film and Screen Acting and is skilled in researching a role using Stanislavsky and Meisner methods.

 

She has been attending Performing Arts and Musical Theatre classes since aged 3 and has participated in many productions.

 

She continues studying Performing Arts in school and will continue to study it at A Level.

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native).  Northern Irish*, American, English

Skills: Modern Dance. Period Dance.

 

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Debbie Johnston

Debbie
Johnston

Height: 153cm

Hair Colour: Blonde

Eye Colour: Hazel

Playing Age: 45-55 Years

Bio

Debbie has trained with the The Shelley Lowry School, Belfast where she gained a Distinction in the RSL PAA Screen Acting Exam. Debbie’s first professional film credit was in ‘Worlds Apart’, and also obtained her first theatre credit in ‘A Mother’s Love’ at The Sanctuary Theatre, Belfast, directed by Nathan D Martin. Debbie has also recently completed a run of ‘Titanic’ written by Stewart Love at The Sanctuary Theatre, Belfast, directed by Chris Darcy.

Experience

Nov 23 Behind Closed Doors – Lucy Richmond – Belfast Film Club

Nov 23 The Unfinished Playlist – Grief Therapist – Belfast Film Club

Nov 23 A Mother’s Love Patricia Alexander – Dark Forest Theatre Production – The Sanctuary Theatre

Nov 23 Leapfrog – Fiona Boudreaux – QUB Student Short

Oct 23 Autumn Couple’s Getaway – Lead Female – Little Blue Planet Media – The Faithlegg Hotel

Aug 23 Worlds Apart – Older Woman – Archer Productions – Dementia

Aug 23 Abbey Autoline – Client at Hairdresser – Street Monkey

Training

September 2022 – date: Acting Classes – The Shelley Lowry School, Belfast
August 2023 – Drama Workshop – Mary-Ellen O’Hara (Casting Director)
October 2023 – Script Analysis Workshop – Ben Cogan (Casting Director)

Skills

Accents: Northern Irish, American-Standard,  RP.

Skills: Driving, Own Car, Skiing, Archery, Trampolining, Canoe, Running, Yoga.

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Lyla Edgar

Lyla
Edgar

Height: 146cm

Hair Colour: Auburn

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 10

Bio

Appeared as Orphan Molly and July in musical theatre productions of AnnieKids. Played Nigel in musical Matilda Junior and will play Matilda in March. Achieved distinction in Grade 2 and 3 London College of Music examinations in singing. Merit in ABRSM Grade 1 Violin and Grade 1 RAD ballet examinations.

Qualifications

Shelley Lowry School – Acting for Screen
Vocal Ovation – Singing
The Avenue Arts Academy – Musical Theatre – Performance and Training
Nicola Campbell School of Ballet – Classical Ballet
Education Authority Instrumental Teaching Service – Violin
Midlands Drama Academy – completed 6 week East American accent training

Skills

Accents & Dialects: Native: Irish-Northern

High standard: London,  American-East Coast

Music & Dance:

Highly skilled: Harmony Singing, Pop Singing, Singing (general), Soprano

Skilled: Ballet, Choral Singing, Dance (general), Jazz Dancing, Violin

Performance:

Highly skilled: Musical Theatre

Skilled: Actor – Singer

Sports:

Skilled: Gymnastics, Hockey (field), Horse-riding (pony/small horse), Netball