T Gill 1


Height: 163 cm

Hair Colour: Grey

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 65

Playing Age: 50-60 Years



Featured in the Abbey National Bank advert ‘Get the Abbey Habit’

BBC 1 TV 1974:  Lead role of ‘Hambone’ in the ‘Play for Today’, The Dandelion Clock.


2017 – Present:  BRIGHT UMBRELLA (BU):  Director and Actor. Currently directing an abridged, online production of Shakespeare’s, ‘The Merchant of Vanice’.  Previous productions: Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet and Othello and ‘The Life, Loves and Dark Secrets of Will Shakespeare’ – a review show developed by the company.

2016 – ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY:  Dir: Nick Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Grand Opera House Belfast and The Royal Shakespeare Theatre Stratford. 

2010-2016, BELVOIR PLAYERS BELFAST: Harding in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest; Monsieur Poitrinas in The Spelling Mistakes, Sam in A Wake in the West, The King in Jack and the Beanstalk and leading roles in a number of Sam Cree Ulster comedies requiring regional Ulster accents 

Directing credits include: Hamlet and Romeo and Juliet (in partnership with the RSC’s Open Stages programme) and After Dresden by Philip Orr.


ACCENTS:  *County Down NI and Ireland, Dublin, Cork, West of Ireland, English Regions (e.g. North, Midlands, London and Cockney), Scottish, USA (‘standard’ and regional)

SKILLS & TALENTS:  Play guitar, excellent singing voice, some combat experience


B.Ed. Dramatic Art and English (qualified drama teacher), Queens University Belfast 1975 – 1979; M.A. in Marketing, University of Ulster 2004.