David Henry

  • Actor
    Male / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    66 - 76
    Height
    6' (1m 85cm)
    Weight
    16st. 3lb (103kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Large

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2012Mr. Cheerybles
TV
The Life and Adventures of Nick Nickleby
David Innes Edwards
Kindle Productions/BBC
Belfast Locations
2010 - 2012Admiral Boom and Bank Chairman
Musical
Mary Poppins
Richard Eyre
Disney/Cameron Mackintosh
Australia NZ Tour
2008Sir Tristan Healey-Henderson
TV
Doctors "Very Important Prisoner"
Jason Milward
BBC One DOCTORS
2006 - 2007Baron Bomburst
Musical
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Adrian Noble
Chitty (UK)Ltd
UK Tour + Singapore
2006Photographer
TV
Midsomer Murders
Peter Smith
Midsomer Murders
2006Sir Gotfried
Film (Feature)
FlawlessIndependant
2005Australian Minister
Film (Feature)
Rabbit Fever
Ian Denyer
Caught In the Headlights
Cimemas
2005Australian MC
Commercial
Sheilas Wheels
Graham Rose
Spank Films
Cinemas
2002 - 2005Lord Scrumptious
Theatre
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Adrian Noble
Chitty (UK) Ltd
London Palladium
2004QC
Film (Feature)
Fakers
Richard Janes
Guerilla-Films
Cinemas
2004Ringmaster
Voiceover
Home ChoiceGrand Central
Commercial Radio
2002Mr Taylor QC
TV
Waking the Dead
David Thacker
BBC
BBC
2002Mayor of Staines
Film (Feature)
Ali G Indahouse
Mark Mylod
Working Title
2001Goron Alexander QC
TV
Bad Girls
Di Patrick
Shed Productions
BBC
1999 - 2001Antonio/Busy
Theatre
Tempest/Bart Fair
Adrian Noble/Boswell
Royal Shakespeare Company
RSC Stratford ,Tour and London
2001Teresius/Old Shepherd
Theatre
Oedipus
Patrick Sandford
Nuffield Theatre Company
Nuffield Theatre Southampton
1999Mr Stanley(American)
Theatre
The Man Who Came To Dinner
Joe Dowling
Chichester Fesival
Chichester Festival Theatre
1998Tax Inspector
Film (Feature)
Still Crazy
Brian Gibson

Cinemas
1997Sir Peter Lister
TV
Touching Evil
Julian Jarrold
BBC
BBC
1997Brigadier Wheatley
TV
Unknown Soldier
David Drury
ITV
ITV
1997Lord Nuffield
TV
Mosley
Rob Knights
Alamo
ITV
1997QC
TV
Have Your Cake
Paul Seed
BBC
BBC
1996Mr.Politic
Theatre
Lock Up Your Daughters
Steven Rayne
Festival of Chichester
Chichester/Ivonne Arnaud
1995 - 1996Menenius
Theatre
Coriolanus
Stephen Berkoff
WYP/Berkoff
WYP Leeds/Mermaid Lond
1996General Rawson
Film (Feature)
Evita
Alan Parker
Wondervale
Cinemas
1995General Gough
TV
The Final Cut
Mike Vardie
BBC
BBC
1995Mr.Murchie QC
TV
Kavanagh QC
David Thacker
ITV
ITV
1994 - 1995Prof Higgins
Theatre (Tour)
My Fair Lady
Frank Dunlop
Wolfgang Bocksh Prod
Vienna,Franfurt ,Hamburg,Munich, Amsterdam
1994Saul Kimmer(American)
Theatre
True West
Mathew Wachus
WYP/Donmar
Vienna,Franfurt ,Hamburg,Munich, Amsterdam
1993Plastic Surgeon
TV
Absolutely Fabulous
Bob Spiers
BBC
BBC
1992 - 1993Mr Bascombe
Theatre
Carousel
Nick Hytner
National Theatre Studio
Lytlteton Theatre
1993Michael
Theatre
Someone Who'll WatchOver Me
John Dove
West Yorkshire Playhouse
WYP Leeds
1992Charles Fox
Theatre
Madness of George 111
Nick Hytner
National Theatre Studio
Lyttleton Theatre
1991Eustace Beltaine
TV
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Renny Rye
LWT
ITV
1991Chief Whip
TV
For the Greater Good
Danny Boyle
BBC
BBC
1990Vanya
Theatre (Tour)
Uncle Vanya
Stephen McDonald
Co- Producers
Regional Theatres
1990Foreign Minister
Film (Feature)
Russia House
Fred Scepsi

Cinemas
1988 - 1989Peter Stockman
Theatre
Enemy of The People
David Thacker
The Young Vic
Young Vic/1989 Playhouse
1987Afrikaaner Farmer
Film (Feature)
Cry Freedom
Richard Attenborough

Cinemas
1985Des France
Film (Feature)
The Killing Fields
Roland Joffe
Enigma/Goldcrest
Cinemas
1983 - 1984Assocate Director
Theatre
Othello,Henry lV,Merchant
David Henry
St Georges Shakespeare Theatre
St Georges Tufnell Park
1976 - 1978Various Leading Roles
Theatre
Young Vic Company
Coffey/ Dunlop/Taylor
The Young Vic
Young Vic Theatre
1975 - 1976Various
Theatre
Othello,12th Night,Cyrano,Noah
Dews,Ferrer,Michel
Festival of Chichester
Chichester
1974 - 1975Bart Fisher
TV
Crossroads
Various
ATV
ATV Birmingham
1972 - 1973Various Leading Roles
Theatre
HenryV,Front Page,12th Night etc
Redfarn/Mullins/Renton/
Repertory/Coventry/Farnham
Castle,Redgrave,Belgrade
1970 - 1972Various
Theatre
National Theatre Company
Blakemore/Dexter/Joffe/Dunlop/Gaskill
National Theatre Studio
Old Vifc Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2001C&G Teaching Skills for ActorsKensington & Chelsea College
    19622 yr. ActingEnsemble Theatre Sydney Aust

    Additional Skills

    South African/Afrikaaner Accents Australian Accent.

    RP Accent

    Theatre Director Young Vic, St Georges Shakespeare Theatre and English Speaking Theatre (Hamburg).

    Additional Information

    Over 50 years experience in Film,TV,Radio,Theatre and Musical Theatre as both Leading and Supporting actor.Have just finished playing Bank Chairman and Admiral Boom in Mary Poppins Australia and New Zealand and before that Baron Bomburst in the UK/Singapore Tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.

    Latest movie "Flawless"staring Michael Caine and Demi Moore has been released.

    About me

    I am a mature actor born in Durban South Africa,family migrated to Australia in 1955 and have been living and working as an actor/Director in UK since 1969 and locations throughout Europe,Middle East and Far East, plus USA.Currenly commuting between UK and Germany.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • German
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • Afrikaans
    • English
    • German
    Accents (UK)
    • London
    • Northern England
    • RP
    • South London
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Beard
    • Moustache
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Posh
    • Posh