David Ellington

  • Actor
    Male / Bristol
  • Ethnicity
    Black - African
    Age Range
    37 - 47
    Height
    5' 11" (1m 81cm)
    Weight
    13st. 12lb (88kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Muscular

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Performer - Alan
Theatre
Extraodinary Wall of [Silence]
George Mann
Ad Infinitum
2018Aerial performer
Other
The British Paraorchestra - Terry Riley's In C
Charles Hazelwood / Claire Hodgson / Billy Alwen
British Paraorchestra / Extraordinary Bodies
2018Aerial performer
Other
What Am I Worth
Billy Alwen / Claire Hodgson
Diverse City / Cirque Bijoiu
2016Studio actors / BSL translator
Commercial
The Last Legs
Domini O'Riordan
Creative 4
2016BSL translator
TV
Yes I Can - The Road to Rio
Domini O'Riodan
Creative 4
2016Studio Dancer
Commercial
Smirnoff
Zachary Heinerling
Bold London
2013 - 2016In Vision presenter
Presenter
See Hear
William Magers
BBC
2015Aerial perfomer
Other
Weighting
Billy Alwen / Claire Hodgson
Diverse City / Cirque Bijou
2015Elijah
TV
Small World
Louis Neethling
Mutt & Jeff Pictures
2014Dr David Nabkus
Theatre
Frozen
Jeni Draper
Fingersmith
2014Work official
Corporate
FA Promotional Video
Fraser Youngson
The Media Group
2013Deaf Rapper
TV
I'm Spazticus
James O'Leary
Zeitgesit Television
2012Guardian
Theatre
The Garden
Jenny Seadley / Grant Mouldey
Graeae Theatre / Stange Fruit
2012Performer
Other
Enlightment
Jenny Seadley / Bradley Hemmings
London 2012 Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony
2011Muscle Marys
Theatre
Whells on Broadway
Jenny Seadley
Graeae Theatre Company
2009Tribe
Theatre
Against The Tide
Jenny Seadley / Grant Mouldey
Graeae theatre
2009Darnell / Damien / Father
Theatre
Damien
Steve Webb
DRoots
2009Athletic
TV
`Road to Gold: Taipei - BSLBT IdentRemark!
2008Jez
TV
Stand By Your Man
John Maidens
BBC
2006Various characters
Theatre (Tour)
Under Milk Wood
Brendon Murrey
Oxfordshire Theatre Company
2001 - 2004Troy
TV
Rush 2, 3, & 4
Ray Harrison Graham
Resource Base / Marvick Television
2004Max
Theatre
Bent
Jenny Seadley
Graeae theatre
2003Ian Goodhew
TV
Holby CityBBC
2003Action Man / Dad
Theatre (Tour)
Dairy of An Action Man
Jenny Seadley
Graeae theatre
2002Ice Finga
Film (Short)
DEF
Ian Clarke
Salad Films
2001Garaeth Randolph
TV
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries
Richard Laxton
BBC
2001Mr White
Film (Short)
Chronic Embarrassment
Samuel Dore
Bursteardrum
2001Shaun
Film (Short)
Dis?ABLE
Louis Neethling
Student Production
2000Troy
TV
Rush
Ray Harrison Graham
Resource Base / Marvick Television
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2016Hub CourseDeafinitely Theatre
    2012Aerial trainingNational Centre Circus Arts
    Short theatre courseBig House Theater, Manchester

    Additional Skills

    Aerialist, BSL presenting / poetry, clean driving licence

    Additional Information

    I am profoundly deaf and native BSL user. I would prefer to have a BSL interpreter being presented if needed, in order to ease our method of communication

    About me

    I have been involved in diverse, including film, theatre, and television drama and presenting since 1997. I always love challenging and enjoyed creative works including TV / film making projects and theatre workshop projects and also supported theatre organisations in running theatre course for Deaf students.

    Industry Awards

    Mainstream Programme featuring British Sign Language (BSL) HOLBY CITY (REMARK FILM & TV AWARDS 2005)

    Best Actor - DEF- (REMARK FILM & TV AWARDS 2003)

    Acting experience

    104 Films deaf performers/directors development workshop Mar 2018

    Deafinitely Theatre - Hub May 2014 - Feb 2016

    Physical Theatre workshops - Rough Cut Theatre June / July 2005

    Short acting course - Big House Theatre company Aug 2002

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Black
    Languages Spoken
    • British Sign (BSL)
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Beard
    • Goatee
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Professional
    • Scruffy
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Online
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    General Dance Skills
    • African dance styles
    • Breakdance
    • Hip-Hop
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Modelling
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV