• Anya Reiss' adaptation of UNCLE VANYA plays at the St James Theatre
  • Jonathan O'Boyle is Associate Director on THIS IS MY FAMILY on tour
  • Ellan Parry designs EACH SLOW DUSK for Pentabus on tour
  • James Turner designs MILKMILKLEMONADE at the Oval House Theatre
  • Tim Mascall designs FULLY COMMITTED at the Menier Chocolate Factory
  • Lloyd Wood is Associate Director on GYPSY at Chichester
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for KILL JOHNNY GLENDENNING at Citizen's
  • George Dennis designs sound for REGENERATION on tour
  • Douglas Dunn has won Queen Gold Medal for Poetry 2014
  • See SELFIE by Brad Birch for the NYT at the Ambassadors Theatre

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Oliver Cotton

Oliver Cotton

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Dallas Smith
Assistant: Sophie Austin
+44 (0) 20 3214 0800
Assistant: Sarah Roberts
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About

Writing:

THE INTRUDER Television Film
SINGING FOR STALIN Commissioned Film
WET WEATHER COVER Stage Play
(Premiered at the Tiffany Theatre, Los Angeles May/June 1999)
Trained at The Drama Centre London.

Film
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
POPE JOAN
Arsenius
Sonke WortmannConstantine Films
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES
2 STAR AIR FORCE GENERAL
Christopher Nolan
COLOUR ME KUBRICK
PC Metcalf
Brian Cook
RAIN DOGS
Lord Grey
Rob Moffatt
BONE HUNTER
Regulus
Rob Moffatt
THE GISELLA PERL STORY
Moshe
Joe Sargent
SHANGHAI KNIGHTS
Jack the Ripper
Jackie Chan
BABY BLUE
Ron Wood
Theo Van GoghShooting Star
THE DANCER UPSTAIRS
Merino
John MalkowichLola Films
INNOCENTS
Angelini
Peter KosminskiChannel 4
BEOWULF
Hrothgar
Graham Baker
THE OPIUM WAR
George Elliot
Xie-Jing
THE INNOCENT SLEEP
Lusano
Scott Mitchell
SON OF THE PINK PANTHER
King Fahed
Blake Edwards
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS - THE DISCOVERY
Harana
John Glen
HIDING OUT
Landis
Bob Giraldi
THE SICILIAN
Roccofino
Michael Cimino
ELENI
Katis
Peter Yates
FIREFOX
Priabin
Clint Eastwood
OLIVER TWIST
Monks
Clive Donner
THE DAY CHRIST DIED
John
James Cellan Jones
THE MULBERRY BUSH
HERE WE GO ROUND
Curtis
Clive Donner
Television
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
MUSKETEERS
Alexandre D'Artagnan
Toby HaynesBBC1
RIPPER STREET
Goldman
Andy WilsonTiger Aspect
MARGARET
Michael Heseltine
James KentGreat Meadow Productions
THE COMMANDER IV
David Griffith
La Plante Productions
WARRIORS-ATILLA THE HUN
Aetius
David BedfordBBC
HOTEL BABYLON
Dovic
BBC
SENSITIVE SKIN 2
Sam
Hugo BlickBaby Cow
DOCTORS
Dennis Mobley
BBC
MIDSOMER MURDERS
Michael Maybury
Bentley Prods.
M.I.TTiger Apsect
BEASTLY GAMES
Marcellus
Peter Nicholson
MURDER INVESTIGATION TEAM
Artoyom Biatoulis
Gary Love
JUDGE JOHN DEEDBBC
INNOCENTS
Angelini
Neil McKay
PRESTON FRONT
Declan
RHODES
Joseph Chamberlain
SHARPES BATTLE
General Loup
Tom CleggCarlton Films
THE YEAR OF THE FRENCH
Teeling
ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
Owen if Clun
ROOM AT THE BOTTOM
Tom
DAVID COPPERFIELD
Mr Murdstone
THE PARTY
Ford
THE BORGIAS
Cesare Bogia
BBC
REDEMPTION
Neville
Malcolm MackayBBC
WESTBEACH
Alan Cromer
BBC
FIREWORKS
David
WAKING THE DEAD
Sir Charles Stewart
BBC
THE CAMOMILE LAWN
Max Erstweiler
Sir Peter HallChannel 4
Stage
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
PASSION PLAY
Jim
David LeveauxDuke of York's Theatre
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
Victor
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre & Tour
THE SYNDICATE
Arturo Santaniello
Sean MatthiasChichester / Tour
A FLEA IN HER EAR
Dr Finache
Richard EyreOld Vic
HENRY 1V - PARTS 1 & 2
King Henry IV
Dominic DromgooleShakespeare's Globe
THE GRAPES OF WRATH
Jim Casey
Jonathon ChurchChichester / ETT Tour
GATES OF GOLD
Gabriel
Rachel O’RiordanManchester Library Theatre
THE CLEAN HOUSE
Charles
Number 1 Tour.
PIANO FORTE
Clifford
Terry JohnsonRoyal Court
THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN
Fray Vincentre De Valverde
Trevor NunnThe National Theatre
PHILADELPHIA STORY
SETH LORD
Kevin SpaceyThe Old Vic Theatre
THE CRUCIBLE
Danforth
Jonathon ChurchBirmingham Rep/Tour
BRANDTRSC
TWELFTH NIGHT
Malvolio
Tim CarrollGlobe Theatre
SUMMERFOLKTrevor NunnNational Theatre
BLAST FROM THE PASTJude KellyLeeds Playhouse
EDUCATING RITADeborah PaigeSheffield Playhouse
SKYLIGHTColin McCollAuckland Theatre
KING LEAR
King Lear
Jack ShepherdSouthwark Playhouse
BUTTERFLY KISSStephen PimlottAlmeida
LIBERTY HALLAlan DosserMichael Frayn
THAT SUMMERMike AttenboroughHampstead
THE SPEAKERSWilliam GaskillICA
CATO STREETPeter GillYoung Vic
AN IDEAL HUSBANDPeter HallLyric
BENEFACTORSMichael BlakemoreVaudeville
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GODGordon DavidsonAlbery
THE HOMECOMINGKevin BillingtonGarrick
LEARJane HowellRoyal Court
BINGOJane HowellRoyal Court
MAN IS MANWilliam GaskillRoyal Court
THE DUCHESS OF MALFIPeter GillRoyal Court
THE TUTORBarry HansonRoyal Court
EROGENOUS ZONESGeoffrey ReevesRoyal Court
CAPTAIN OATES LEFT STOCKNicholas WrightRoyal Court
THE LOCAL STIGMATICPeter GillRoyal Court
SOME AMERICANS ABROADRoger MichellRSC
THE PLAIN DEALERRon DanielsRSC
RICHARD IIIAdrian NobleRSC
EDWARD IVAdrian NobleRSC
HENRY VIAdrian NobleRSC
THE MARRYING OF ANN LEETEDavid JonesRSC
THE VILLAIN'S OPERATim SuppleNational
SUMMERFOLKTrevor NunnNational
MONEYJohn CairdNational
TROILUS & CRESSIDATrevor NunnNational
PIANOHoward DaviesNational
THE CRUCIBLEHoward DaviesNational
DESPATCHESBill BrydenNational
THE WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWNBill BrydenNational
HALF LIFEWarrice HusseinNational
THE PASSIONBill BrydenNational
THE FORCE OF HABITElija MoshinskyNational
THE MADRAS HOUSEWilliam GaskillNational
JULIUS CAESARJohn SchlesingerNational
TALES FROM THE VIENNA WOODSMaximillian SchellNational
NO MANS LANDPeter HallNational
HAMLETPeter HallNational
TAMBURLAINEPeter HallNational
OEDIPUSPeter BrookNationa
IN HIS OWN WRITEVictor SpinettiNational
AS YOU LIKE ITClifford WilliamsNational
ARE DEADNational
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERNDerek GolbyNational
THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUNJohn DexterNational
Radio
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH OPIUM EATER
Older Thomas
Gary BrownBBC Radio 4
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Nicki Stoddart
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About
Oliver Cotton was born in London and trained at the Drama Centre London. Stage: As an actor Oliver Cotton has played leading roles in over thirty productions at The Royal National Theatre and worked extensively at the RSC, the Royal Court and in London’s West End where he has starred in such plays as The Homecoming by Harold Pinter, Children of A Lesser God by Mark Medoff, Benefactors by Michael Frayn, An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde, Life x 3 by Yasmina Reza, and Brand by Ibsen. He has appeared in hundreds of TV plays, serials and series including: The Borgias (Cesare Borgia), David Copperfield, The Year of The French, The Party, Redemption, Poirot, The Camomile Lawn, Westbeach, Sharpes Battle, Rhodes, All Quiet on the Preston Front, Innocents, Judge John Deed, Inspector Lynley, Waking The Dead, MIT, Beastly Games, Sensitive Skin (series 1 & 2), Midsomer Murders, The Commander, Margaret.. His films include: Here We go Round The Mulberry Bush, The Day Christ Died, Firefox, Oliver Twist, The Sicilian, Eleni, Hiding Out, Christopher Columbus, Son of the Pink Panther, The Innocent Sleep, Phoenix Blue, The Opium War, Beowulf, Baby Blue, The Dancer Upstairs, Shanghai Knights, The Bone Collector, Rain Dogs, Colour Me Kubrick, Pope Joan. His writing includes:
Television
ProductionCompanyNotes
A TOUCH OF FROST
(2009)
ITV
DIAMOND GEEZER III
(2009)
ITV
Theatre
ProductionCompanyNotes
WET WEATHER COVER
(2010)
Kate FahyUK premiere. Transferred to the Arts Theatre 7th April 2010
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