Darren McStay

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    32 - 42
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    13st. 3lb (84kg)
    Hair Colour
    Auburn
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium
  • Files

    • sound file (wav)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    Twitter
    twitter
    Spotlight Member
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Dr John Chatsworth
Film (Student)
Henry's Final day on Earth
Joe Dowse
Bournemouth Media School
2015Randall
Rehearsed Reading
Strange The Road
Lil Warren
OCHI
Arts Theatre
2015Mercenary leader
Film (Student)
Pathfinder
Tom Smith
Bournemouth Media School
2014 - 2015Serge
Film (Feature)
Hornets nest
Gaz Westman
Whitehawk Films
2014 - 2015Davey
Film (Feature)
Zoe and the Astronaut
Eke Chukwu
Eke Chukwu
2014Me Strickland
Role Play
Back to the Future
Joe Hufton, Lucy and Miguel
Secret cinema presents
Hill Valley
2014Ensemble
Theatre
Manon Lescaut
Jonothan Kent
Royal Opera House
Royal Opera House
2014Sonny Littleman
Theatre (Tour)
Half a cod a day
Philip Parr
Parrabbola
2014Ensemble
Film (Feature)
War Horse NT Live
Tom Morris and Marianne Elliot
National Theatre Studio
New London theatre
2013 - 2014Joey/Topthorn Heart
Theatre
WarhorseNational Theatre Studio
New London theatre
2013Derek Blythe
Film (Short)
Social Nightmare
Charlie McDonnell
Catsnake Film Productions
2013Tramp
Film (Short)
Drift
Brian Benjamin Dwyer
JustMadeIt Productions
2013Scott
Film (Short)
Half empty, half full
Sarah Russell
Bournemouth Media School
2012Chef
Workshops
Tea
Gerry Pilgrim
Complicite
Pop up
2012Sailor
Theatre
The Flying Dutchman
Jonathan Kent
English National Opera
Coliseum
2012Scott
Film (Student)
Half FullBournemouth Media School
2012The Rhino
Film (Student)
Demons of little Cottingham
Elliot Moore
Bournemouth Media School
2012Arthur O'Neal
Film (Short)
Narcotics Anonymous
Kara Smith
1 Shot Kartel
2012John
Film (Feature)
LOW
Ross Shepard
Paravell Films
2011Kairos
Theatre
Emperor and Galilean
Jonathan Kent
National Theatre Studio
Olivier Theatre
2011Various
Theatre (Tour)
Thomas Hardy Three Plays
Alice Malin
Blue Hills
Tour
2011Irish Soldier
Theatre
Oh What A Lovely War
Michael Fry & Gerry Pilgrim
East 15 Acting School
East 15 Campus. Site Specific
2011Conor
Role Play
InThe Wake Of Things
Devised Piece
Hidden Appliance
2011Sergeant Brice
Film (Short)
Apnea
Luke Dempsy
Praestigium Productions
2011Jay
Film (Short)
BETH
Gaz Westman
Whitehawk Film Productions
2011Hamlet
Theatre
Hamlet
Andrea Brooks
East 15 Acting School
East 15
2010Drug Dealer/Lead
Film (Short)
The Package
Kristofer Norvik
Brighton Film School
2010Policeman
Film (Short)
Frances Anne
Gaz Westman
Whitehawk Film Productions
2010Lopakhin
Theatre
The Cherry Orchard
Jamie Harper
East 15 Acting School
2010Slim
Theatre
Cowboy Mouth
Andrea Brooks
East 15 Acting School
2010Silvius/ Guard/ Musician
Theatre
As You Like It
Nick Quirke
Festival Shakespeare Company
St Annes Well Gardens Brighton
2009Conman
Film (Short)
Twenty Five Pounds
Eadward Anthony
stoX Pictures
2009Holmes
Theatre
After Magritte
Martin Nichols
New Venture Theatre Company
2009Counsellor/ Detective/ Policeman
Theatre
Five Kinds of Silence
Kirstie Elmer
New Venture Theatre Company
2009Kim
Theatre
Festen
Pat Boxall
New Venture Theatre Company
2009Driver/ Narrator
Film (Short)
Inside
Ross Shepard
Paravell Films
2009Bogdan
Theatre
Mad Forest
Steve Tiller
East 15 Acting School
2009Dave
Radio
Five Wedding Dresses
Clifford Milner
East 15 Acting School
2009The Joker/ Ronald McDonald
Music Video
Dizzee Rascal / Dirtee Cash
WIZ
Warp Films
2008Roger the Mountaineer
Film (Short)
The Green Room
Steven Lancefield
Steven Lancefield
2008Baby
Theatre
Mojo
Frank McCabe
Two Bins
2007Father
Film (Short)
The BicycleBrighton Film School
2007Les
Theatre
Bouncers
Louise Gregory
New Venture Theatre Company
2002Dean/ Lead Role
Film (Short)
Stab
Dominic Alves
JSA Films
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011Post Graduate ActingEast 15 Acting School
    2010Postgraduate Diploma in Acting for TV, Film and RadioEast 15 Acting School

    Additional Skills

    Proffesional chef, Cocktail Bartender, Military Training, 'street' Skateboarding, Boxing, Contact Improvisation, Discus Thrower, Laban, QiGong, Living History, Vocal Coach.

    Additional Information

    Also a singer/songwriter who has performed with current band 'Leonard and Bubba's Delicious Goo Goo Cluster' to audiences of up to 3500 including Glastonbury, Bestival, Bournemouth Opera House and the Lord Mayors Show Southbank.

    About me

    A thorough and thoughtful actor. Strongly connected with physical self. confident and comfortable with voice and singing.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Dublin
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Motion Capture
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Cornish
    • Devon
    • Dorset
    • Essex
    • London
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Somerset
    • South London
    • Southern England
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Southern American
    • Texas
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Specialist Appearance / Background
    • Heavily Tattooed
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Mischievous
    • Athletic
    • Tough
    • Scruffy