Diana Brooks

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    65 - 71
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    10st. 1lb (64kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Medium

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015.. enormously likable, her love and gratitude towards her mistress visible in every gesture, established nice love/hate partnership with Alfredo.
Rachel Knightley
remotegoat.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018Aunty
Film (Short)
Foreigners
Erin Barry
Foliage Films
Filmed on location
2017Rosie
Rehearsed Reading
The Room of Lost things
Lotty Englishby
Standby Theatre
Old Fire Station, Oxford
2016Wanda Kowalski
Rehearsed Reading
Dr Cloudy
Clare McKenna
Collaborators
Harmony Hall Walthamstow
2015Rosalia
Theatre
Filumena
Agostino Orsini
Don Minzone Productions
Drayton Arms
2015Annette
Rehearsed Reading
Sleeping Dogs
Kit Roberts
Blackshaws New Writing
Horse & Stables, Waterloo
2014Mme Pernelle
Theatre
Tartuffe
Chris Lawson
Amo Theatre Company
Space Theatre
2014Mrs. Bedder
Theatre (Tour)
The Kindness of Strangers
Jack Lowe
Curious Directive
Watford - site specific
2014Mrs Jacobs
Rehearsed Reading
Children of the Ghetto
Leah Townley
Boy who cried productions
Jewish Museum - London
2011Marie Lloyd
Theatre
The Spirit of Marie LLoyd
Catherine Arden
Hampstead Festival
New End Theatre
2008Duchess of Marlborough & u/s Lady Markby
Theatre (Tour)
An Ideal Husband
Mark Piper
Bill Kenwright Ltd
Windsor + tour
2004Harry's Mum
TV
The Long Firm
Bill Eltringham
BBC
2002Mrs Cohen
TV
Daniel Deronda
Tom Hooper
BBC
2000 - 2001Psychiatrist/Mrs Rubin
Theatre
Are We There Yet?
Spencer Hinton
Blue Orange Theatre Company (Fringe)
Theatre 503 (Latchmere)
1997Mira (Rosina's Mother)
Film (Feature)
The Governess
Sandra Goldbacher
Parallax Pictures
1994Mrs Ferris
Theatre
The Farndale Murder Mystery
Chris Irvin
Bridge Theatre Company
Sherringham & Hebden Bridge Theatres
1993Secretary
TV
wall of silence
Philip Saville
BBC
1993Spanish Maid
TV
2 Point 4 Children
Richard Boden
BBC
1992Dorothy Medina
Theatre
I Stand Before You Naked
Sydnee Blake
Cakes & Ale (Fringe)
Offstage Downstairs
1991Traffic Warden
TV
Last of the Summer Wine
Alan J. W. Bell
BBC
1990Sophie Gluck
Theatre
A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur by Tennessee Williams
Sydnee Blake
Cakes & Ale (Fringe)
Old Red Lion?Watermans
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19612 yr. ActingGuildhall School of Music & Drama

    Additional Skills

    Good ear and ability to learn accents.

    Can read music. Piano playing is rusty.

    Know some Italian, Spanish and Hebrew,but not fluent. Good at nonsense and animal noises! Read poetry and novels and children's stories.

    Attend regular gym classes in Yoga and Pilates. Have done Tai Chi. Am, therefore very flexible for my age!

    Additional Information

    Have written and performed (with songs) in my own show. Have compiled & presented programmes of poetry, prose & music.

    Enjoy researching the background when playing a part.

    About me

    Best at real character roles, continental & British. Accents: RP, German, French, Italian, Russian, Yorkshire,etc. Comedic! Stage, TV & film experience. Good at reading novels, children's stories, etc. Films & TV: The Long Firm, Daniel Deronda,Last of the Summer Wine, 2.4 Children for BBC; The Governess,Eugene Onegin,etc.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • German
    • Hungarian
    • Italian
    • Romanian
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Yiddish
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Devon
    • Lancashire
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Posh
    • Scruffy
    • Posh
    • Intellectual