Claire Jeater

  • Actor
    Female / Bedfordshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    45 - 55
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    11st. 9lb (74kg)
    Hair Colour
    Strawberry Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2016powerful and sensual and a real physical force on stage
Your Last Duchess
destructivecuration.blogspot.co.uk
2016his goddess wife Frika, a Viking spin-doctor with morals played captivatingly by Claire Jeater
Bermondsey Beach
bermondseybeach.blogspot.co.uk
2016Claire Jeater’s turn as his furious cuckolded wife, Frika, is powerfully delivered
Anne Cox
stagereview.co.uk
2016Jeater’s lifelike portrayal of the evil that springs from Goneril’s tested patience has an exceptionally unsettling quality.
LAURA SEYMOUR
exeuntmagazine.com
2016Another powerful performance comes from his wife Frika played in a sumptuous white dress by Claire Jeater
Aline Waites
remotegoat.com
2016makes her every entrance memorable and unique. Fierce and neurotic we can sense she is not to be confronted
Carla Turner
ayoungertheatre.com
2014The three women – Alexis Caley as Joanna, Claire Jeater as Grace and Angela Webb as Hilary are equally effective.
Anne Morley-Priestman
whatsonstage.com
2014Claire Jeater and Felicity Duncan never falter as the glamorous, swaggering, controlling sisters Goneril and Regan.
Laura Seymour
exeuntmagazine.com
2014Claire Jeater, however, is splendid as his long suffering wife, Frika
William Russell
reviewsgate.com
2014particularly memorable performances from Claire Jeater as a feisty Frika
Glen Pearce
thepublicreviews.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Eleanor Roosevelt
TV
The First Ladies
Katherine English
October Films/CNN Originals
2019Receptionist
TV
The Crown
Christian Schwochow
Left Bank Pictures
2018Betty
Theatre
Funny Money
Andy Powrie
Suffolk Summer Theatres
Southwold & Aldeburgh
2018Freya Roope
Theatre
Body Language
Ron Aldridge
Suffolk Summer Theatres
Southwold & Aldeburgh
2017Lady Franklin
Voiceover
Franklin & the search for the Northwest Passage Exhibition
Centre Screen
Centre Screen Productions
National Maritime Museum
2017Mrs Potter
Theatre
Tom Dick & Harry
David Janson
Suffolk Summer Theatre
Southwold & Aldeburgh
2017Ruella
Theatre
Communicating Doors
Mark Sterling
Suffolk Summer Theatres
Southwold & Aldeburgh Theatres
2016 - 2017Health Adviser
Commercial
Help to Stop Smoking, Cancer Research UK
James Lawes
Cancer Research UK
2016Jacqueline
Theatre
Don't Dress for Dinner
Ron Aldridge
Suffolk Summer Theatre
Southwold & Aldeburgh Theatres
2016Linda
Theatre
Cash on Delivery
Andy Powrie
Suffold Summer Theatres
Southwold & Aldeburgh
2015Imogen
Theatre
Nobody's Business
John Adams
The King's Head Theatre
King's Head Theatre
2015Madame de Libertat
Theatre
Black Spartacus
Joseph Charles
Thee Black Swan
Courtyard Theatre, Hoxton
2015Caravan Lady
Commercial
Ancestry.com
Jason Fisher Jones
Toast TV Ltd
2015Vanessa
Film (Student)
Women and Babies
Mitch Green-Muid
TailorMade Films
New Bucks Uni
2015Quintessential English Wife
Commercial
Turkcell
Serdar Donmez
Depo Films
Istanbul
2014Mother
Film (Student)
The Eleventh Hour
Andy Davis
TailorMade Films
New Bucks Uni
2014Grace Kingsley
Theatre
Fatal Encounter
Catherine Lomax
Gordon Craig Theatre
Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage
2014Frika Goddess of Marriage & Ensemble
Theatre
The Ring Cycle
Phil Willmott
Gods & Monsters @ The Scoop, Southbank
The Scoop, Southbank
2014Goneril
Theatre
Lear
Phil Willmott
Union Theatre
Union Theatre, Southwark
2005 - 2014Defendants\Witnesses\Clients
Role Play
Bar Exams
Ed Harcourt
BPP Law School
2012Empress Drusilla
Radio
Not Tonight Caligula
John Antrobus
Wireless Theatre Company
Leicester Square Theatre
2012Madame de Libertat
Radio
Black Spartacus
Joseph Charles
Thee Black Swan
Galaxy FM
2012Miss Gibson
Theatre
Daisy Pulls It Off
Ron Palmer
Kent Rep
Hever Festival Theatre
2012Angie
Film (Student)
Goldfish
George FoxBarbara van Schaik
Met Film
Ealing Studios
2011Ruth
Theatre
Blithe Spirit
Ron Palmer
Hever Festival Theatre
Hever Castle
2010Mary
Theatre
Caught in the Net
Ron Palmer
Hever Festival Theatre
Hever Castle
2008Margaret
Film (Feature)
Caregiver
Chito Rono
Star Cinema
2008Mum
Commercial
FA Cup EON Ident
Jim Gilchrist
TBWA
2007u\s Kitty,Amy,Ela,Donna Lucia
Theatre (Tour)
Charley's Aunt
Mel Smith
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
No. 1 Tour
2006Jacqueline
Theatre (Tour)
Don't Dress for Dinner
James Horne
UKTT
Madinat Theatre, Dubai
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19933 yr. ActingGuildford School of Acting

    About me

    Claire trained at Guildford School of Acting.

    Recently, Eleanor Roosevelt for October Films in a CNN originals drama doc "First Ladies"; The Crown - series 3;

    Betty in Ray Cooney’s FUNNY MONEY and East European Freya Roope in Alan Ayckbourn’s BODY LANGUAGE

    The voice of Lady Franklin at the Maritime Museum Greenwich. Health Adviser in Cancer Research UK's hard hitting online commercial HELP TO STOP SMOKING (Bare Films).

    Imogen in NOBODY'S BUSINESS, a new comedy by award winning playwright Sylvia Freeman directed by John Adams (King's Head) and Madame de Libertat in BLACK SPARTACUS directed by Joe Charles (The Courtyard). Claire also went to Istanbul playing a quintessential English lady in a commercial for Turkcell cast by Tree Petts (Depot Films), filmed an ident for Ancestry.com, a viral for IHG and played an older new mum in WOMEN & BABIES directed by Mitch Green-Muid (Tailormade Films)

    Francis Durbridge thriller FATAL ENCOUNTER at Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage playing Grace Kingsley a businesswoman in the publishing world and Goneril in Phil Willmott's acclaimed production of LEAR (Union) from this she was invited by producer Susanna Rosenthal to play Frika the Goddess of Marriage & Ensemble in an adaptation of Wagner's THE RING CYCLE open-air at the Scoop on the Southbank. With multi-role playing, physical theatre and puppetry this production received a nomination for best ensemble for the OFF WEST END THEATRE AWARDS.

    No. 1 Touring includes understudying all the female roles in Charley's Aunt (Bath Theatre Royal tour directed by Mel Smith), us all female roles in The Haunted Hotel (Ivan Hale Productions), playing Ladybird in “James and the Giant Peach” and Witch One in “The Witches” (Birmingham Stage)

    International Touring includes Jacqueline in '“Don't Dress for Dinner” (Dubai) and the title role in George Bernard Shaw's “Candida” (Norway)

    Other stage credits include Lady Macbeth in “Macbeth” (Broadway Theatre, Catford), Miss Minchin in “A Little Princess” (Yvonne Arnaud), Miss Gibson in “Daisy Pulls it Off”, Ruth in Blithe Spirit, Mary in Ray Cooney's farce “Caught in the Net” (all open-air at Hever Festival Theatre), Helena in “A Midsummer Night's Dream” (Bedford Theatre Company, open-air), Laura in “The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband” (directed by John Forgeham for London Rep), Claire has also performed in Panto as Dandini in “Cinderella” (for John Spillers at Fareham) and as an ex- Miss UK in the new musical comedy “Everyone Loves Me” (Canal Cafe & Edinburgh – winner of 'BEST MUSICAL Fringe Report Awards)

    For Radio Claire was directed by John Antrobus (Steptoe & Son) playing the Empress Drusilla in “Not Tonight Caligula” the play he originally wrote with Ray Galton for Frankie Howerd, recorded live by Wireless Theatre Company at the Leicester Square Theatre.

    She played Madame de Libertat in the 4 part radio drama “Black Spartacus” directed by Joseph Charles (RSC). Claire was also a regular co-presenter with Henry Kelly on “Clubhouse”, an audio magazine for blind golfers recorded at Radio 5-Live

    Film work includes: Alcoholic hippie Angie in “Goldfish” with Robert Cavanah (MET Film), Margaret in “Caregiver” (Star Cinema – film won in STAR AWARDS and GOLDEN SCREEN AWARDS and was nominated for FAMAS awards), “Capturing Mary” (Stephen Poliakoff), “Vera Drake” (Mike Leigh), “Spymaker” (Ferdinand Fairfax)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Eastern European
    • Eastern European
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Accents (UK)
    • English, standard
    • Essex
    • Estuary English
    • Hertfordshire
    • London
    • Luton
    • Northern England
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Latin American
    • Swing/Jive
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    • Wholesome