Chris Bearne

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    69 - 75
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    11st. (70kg)
    Hair Colour
    Grey
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020 - 2021Colonel Osmecki (voiced)
Film (Feature)
Kurier
Suzie Kendall
Actors in Business
Mapl Tree Post Boys, Iver Grove
2020 - 2021Sopey the Clown
Music Video
Circa Waves / Sad Happy
James Norbury
Zebrafish Media
Hemel Hempstead Hospital
2018 - 2020George
Theatre (Tour)
Beneath the Blue Rinse
Kevin Tomlinson
Kepow and Living the Drama
Old Fire Station Oxford and others
2019Paul [Parkinsons]
Corporate
Neverest/Schoen Klinik Healthcare
Luis de Maia
Neverest/Serviceplan Health and Life
Munich and Vogtareuth, Bavaria
2019Grant
Corporate
Pradaxa Film Series
Andy Taylor Smith
We Are Caravan
Hampshire
2019FosterFather Paul
TV
Trigonometry
Athena Tsingari
House Productions for BBC2
Hammersmith Register Office
2019Grandad
Commercial
Upside Down House for Barclaycard
Jeff Low
Droga5
Bedford Road W4 1HU
2019Grandad
Film (Student)
Boo
Tommes Bernstein
NFTS
Fingest
2019Patrick
Film (Short)
Sieda
Vanessa Pellerin
Frog and Roastbeef
Kent
2018 - 2019Old Man in Cafe
Online / Digital
Be More Us / Campaign to End LonelinessPanda
Blend, Haringey
2018Grandad
Commercial
Dutch Lotto 2018
Ismael Ten Heuvel
Pink Rabbit
Provence
2018Werner/Hitler
Film (Feature)
The Liar
Jack Salvadori
Royal Holloway
Egham, Kent, Ironbridge
2017 - 2018Homeless Pole, Best Supporting Male Actor in a Feature, Monaco International Film Festival 2017
Film (Short)
Red and the Blues
Ramona Aristide
Ramona Aristide
East London
2017 - 2018Granddad
Commercial
TKMAXX White Christmas special
Ian Pons Jewell
Friend London
Wimbledon Studios and Orpington
2017 - 2018Old Martin
Film (Student)
Days Without
Miles Gower
Brighton Film School
Kinmel Hall, North Wales
2017 - 2018Judge Harmsen
Film (Short)
The Soldier with no Name
Daya Dodds
Giant Squid
East London
2017 - 2018The Boss
Film (Short)
When Swallows Fly Low
Daya Dodds
Giant Squid
South London
2017 - 2018Peter Shirley/Bilton
Theatre
Major Barbara, Bernard Shaw
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner, Ayot St Lawrence
2015 - 2018Old Cyclist
Commercial
Halfords Freewheeling
Noam Murro
Halfords Apollo cycles
Henley-on-Thames
2016 - 2017Father Fred, Best Supporting Male Actor in a Feature, Monaco International Film Festival 2016
Film (Feature)
Oh My God
Robbie Moffat
Palm Tree
Belgium, England, Wales, Ireland
2016 - 2017Gerry Van Staaden
Film (Feature)
Exile Incessant
James Reynolds
Boris the Dog Films
London, Barts Hospital
2015 - 2017The Engraver
Commercial
Heineken : The Coin
Producer Nicole Gray
Partizan
Black Knight DStudios
2015 - 2016Old Man Edward
TV
Galavant
Declan Lowney
ABC Australia
Wiltshire
2015Dr Bellario ; Lucius and Catullus
Theatre
Shylock's Revenge and Iago, Villain of Venice
Michael Friend and Jonas Cemm
MFP
Attic Theatre Stratford
2014Old Man in Lobby
Commercial
Axe commercial
Nick Landon
Smuggler/Stillking
Prague
2014Mazzini Dunn
Theatre
Heartbreak House
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner
2014Old Tribal Man
Music Video
PLACEBO / A Million Little Pieces
Ben Reed
Volcanohideaway
Bridgend
2014Pub Regular
Commercial
Vodaphone/Netflix
Kim Gehrig
Some Such & Co
Ashdown Forest
2014Old Man
Music Video
Speak Brother / Dry Bones
James Herring
Speak Brother
Essex
2014Old Rocker
Music Video
Kaisei / Blow
Arturo Bandinelli
TonTon Films
Bedfordshire
2014Mr Brant
TV
Grantchester
Harry Bradbeer, Tim Fywell
Lovely Day
Grantchester
2014Angry Farmer
Film (Feature)
Mortdecai
David Koepp
Lionsgate
2013Grumpy hose man
Commercial
KfC Christmas ad "The Taste that Unites"
Tim Godsall
BBH/Biscuit Filmworks
Black Island Studios
2013Sir Orpheus Midlander
Theatre
Geneva by Bernard Shaw
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner, Ayout St Lawrence
2013Professor Preobazhensky
Theatre
The Heart of a Dog, Bulgakov
Valeriya Simonchuk
Pomegranate
Old Operating Theatre Soputhward, and LSE
2013Arthur Douglas
Film (Feature)
Heckle
Robbie Moffat
Palm Tree
2013Eddie
Film (Docu)
Pride Comes before a Fall, for ROSPA
Nick Sutton
Nick Sutton Films
North London
2012Saul Hodgkin
Theatre
The Ghost Train
Kate Bannister
Brockley Jack Theatre
The Brockley Jack
2012Eugenio
Theatre
Autumn Music by Bernardo Stella
Michael Friend
Pentameters Theatre
Pentameters Theatre Hampstead
2012Grandad Karl
Commercial
Grants Whiskey Ident
Marc Ortman
ITN
ITN/Willesden location
2012Jim Talbot
Radio
Country Life
Paul Blinkhorn
thewirelesscompany
The Wireless Company
2012Roger Harris
Commercial
The Third Falcon
Robbie Moffat
Palm Tree
Estonia
2012Gordon Bennett
Film (Feature)
I Know What I'm Doing
Ribbie Moffat
Palm Tree
2012The Dealer and the Visitant
Commercial
Markheim by R.L. Stevenson
Ian Kubiak
Fantom Films
Orpheus Studio Shoreditch
2012French Director
Music Video
Kindness / Be Kind
Adam Bainbridge
Fortune Films
Elstree Studios
2011Professor
Commercial
Mubadala : Imperial College London/Abu Dhabi Diabetes Clinic
Hadi
Boomtown Productions
Imperial College and Metropolitan University London
2011Jim Talbot
Commercial
Country Life #2
Paul Blinkhorn
Player Playwrights
Old Red Lion Theatre
2011Crown Court Judge
TV
The Real Bronson
Mark Tuffnell
First Fire Films
Wimbledon Studios
2011Michael Gittens
Film (Feature)
Going Green
Mairi Sutherland
Palm Tree
Argyllshire
2011Jim Talbot
Theatre
Country Life
Paul Blinkhorn
Player Playwrights
GBS Theatre RADA
2011Professor Robert Linden
Theatre
The Linden Tree
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Pentameters Theatre Hampstead
2011Jackie Shields
Film (Feature)
Villains
Robbie Moffat
Palm Tree
Northumberland
2011Terry
Theatre
The Laundry, by Joe Ward Munrow
Mark Leipacher
WriteNow" season
The Brockley Jack
2011Akaky Akakievich Bashmachkin
Theatre
The Overcoat, adapted from Gogol by Howard Colyer
Eero Suojanen
Assembly Point Productions
The Brockley Jack
2010Hemlock Crab
Film (Feature)
Crab Island
Robbie Moffat
Palm Tree
Location North Devon
2010Old Iniquity and Sir Paul Eitherside
Theatre
The Devil is an Ass by Ben Jonson
Kate McGregor
Spartan Dogs
The White Bear
2010Mr Sartorius
Theatre
Widowers' Houses
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner ; Sarah Thorne Memorial Theatre Broadstairs ; Pentameters Theatre
2010Fergus Crampton
Theatre
You Never Can TellMichael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner and Pentameters Theatre
2010Professor Serebriakov
Theatre
Uncle Vanya
Vik Sivalingam
Sturdy Beggars
Camden People's Theatre
2010Colonel Redfern
Theatre
Look Back in Anger
CJ Ranger
Carpe Diem
The Rose Theatre, Bankside
2010Olsufy Ivanovitch
Theatre
The Double, after Dostoyevsky
Kate McGregor
Theatre 6
The White Bear
2010King Lear
Theatre
Lear and his Daughters
Luke Dixon
Spadra Bus Company
Westminster Reference Library and Rosemary Branch Theatre
2009Egeon and Doctor Pinch
Theatre
The Comedy of Errors
David Cottis
Fast & Loose
Riverhouse Studio
2009The Impresario
Film (Short)
The Marionette Unit
Azhur Saleem
Fun Size Studio
2009Old Sade
Theatre
The Divine Marquis
Ian Higham
Something Wicked
Baron's Court Theatrer
2009La Hire ; Chaplain de Stogumber
Theatre
Shaw's St Joan
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Shaw's Corner
2009Mr Praed
Theatre
Mrs Warren's Profession
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Pentameters Theatre
2009Inspector Abberline
Theatre
Faith
Loftus Burton
Top Up
The Cockpit
2009Various
Theatre
Instant Theatre
Diana Laurie
Being There - Diana Laurie
King's Head Islington
2008Father
Online / Digital
Sue's Last Ride (YouTube)
Nicholas Elliott
Ridethattrain
Ljubljana
2008The Guard
Theatre
The Boy with the Bomb in his Crisps
Janice Dunn and Lyndi Smith
Mad Half Hour
Belgrade Coventry and Mercury Colchester
2008Uli
Film (Feature)
Perfect Life
Josef Rusnak
Carousel Picture Co/Visionview Production
Luxembourg and UK
2008Indiana Jones
Online / Digital
How to Use a Whip Like Indiana JonesVideojug
Grays Inn
2007Father
Online / Digital
A Favourite Place (YouTube)
Jep Domingo
JepDM
Streatham Common
2007Mr Praed
Theatre (Tour)
Mrs Warren's Profession
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Middlesbrough, Thames Ditton, Guildford, Stamford, Broadstairs, Buxton
2007The Husband
Theatre
La Ronde
Vanessa Mildenberg
BOLT Productions
Jermyn Street Theatre
2006Conjur Man + Uncle Smelicue
Theatre
Dark of the Moon
David Harris
The Actors Company
Jermyn Street Theatre
2005 - 2006Vicar
Film (Feature)
In a Dark Place (the Turn of the Screw)
Donato Rotunno
Tarantula
Luxembourg
2006Court Advisor
Film (Feature)
Rag Tale
Mary McGuckian
Carousel Picture Company
Luxembourg
2004Multiple (Image Capture)
Film (Feature)
Renaissance
Christian Volckmann
Luxanimation
Luxembourg
2004News Vendor
Film (Feature)
The Thief Lord
Richard Claus
Delux Pictures
Venice
2003Lord Strathclyde
Film (Feature)
Bye Bye Blackbird
Robinson Savary
Samsa Films
Luxembourg
2002King Mark
Film (Feature)
Tristan & Iseult (full-length cartoon)
Thierry Schiel
Oniria France
Luxembourg
2002Dr Al Razi
Film (Feature)
The Emperor's Wife
Julien Vrebos
Delux Pictures
Luxembourg
2001Vicar
Film (Feature)
Heaven Must Wait
Tom Reeve
The Carousel Picture Company
Luxembourg
2001Ghetto Elder
Film (Feature)
The Secret Passage
Ademir Kenowic
Delux Pictures
Luxembourg
2000Man in Bar
Film (Feature)
Christie Malry's Own Double Entry
Paul Tickell
Delux Pictures
Luxembourg
2000Doctor
Film (Feature)
Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister
Gavin Millar
Delux Pictures
Luxembourg
1999Doctor
Film (Feature)
The New Adventures of Pinocchio
John Howard
Carousel Picture Co
Luxembourg
1995The Englishman
Film (Feature)
The Pillow Book
Peter Greenaway
Delux Pictures
Luxembourg
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2006Post Graduate ActingLondon Centre For Theatre Studies
    1964MA in Modern LanguagesThe Queen's College, Oxford

    Additional Skills

    Boats : sailing, dinghies, rowing, canoeing and (once) a gondola , also small motor cruisers.

    Writing reviews for RemoteGoat (acccredited)

    Translating blurb for classical music albums

    Wood turning

    Additional Information

    Audio

    Voice-over : "Luxembourg Live" sight-seeing train and "HopOn HopOff" bus ; numerous cartoons and documentaries. Holographic exhibit at Verdun ; interactive street video for 1995 City of Culture ; various commercials

    Oniria Pictures(cartoons, TV puppetry etc., including Godfrey the Old Tree, in Flitze Firetooth,Isengrym the Wolf in Reynard the Fox - each six episodes)

    Eifel Tech : Translation, casting and dubbing of Kabongo the Storyteller (cartoon series orig. Senegal)

    About me

    Senior actor but not an old stager - the stage CV is growing apace (q.v.), the film CV looks quite rich, these days ... um, more fim and TV would be lovely! Oh, and I've won two film acting awards in the last year or so, both at the Monaco International Film Festival : Best Supporting Male Actor in a Feature for Father Fred in "Oh God", and Best Supporting Male Actor in a Short film for the Old Polish dosser in "Red and the Blues".

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (East)
    • African (South)
    • African (West)
    • Australian
    • Belgian
    • Danish
    • Dutch
    • French
    • German
    • Greek
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Mexican
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
    • Yiddish
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • Dutch
    • French
    • German
    • Irish RP
    • Italian
    • Latin American
    • Spanish
    • Zimbabwean
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Devon
    • Geordie
    • London
    • Northern Irish
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Welsh, Standard
    • West Country
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Latin American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Sideburns
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Scruffy
    • Villainous