Gareth Benjamin

  • Actor
    Male / West Midlands
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    65 - 71
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    11st. 7lb (73kg)
    Hair Colour
    Auburn
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Welsh Barman
TV
The Crown
Chistian Schwochow
Netflix
White Horse, Peckham Rye, London
2019Mr Rees
TV
Dad's Army The Lost Episodes
Ben Kellett
Mercury Walmington Ltd
TV2 Pinewood Studios
2018 - 2019Retired man
Music Video
Plan B / Wait So Long
Ben Drew
Alantic Records UK
Printworks SE16
2018 - 2019The Hotel Porter
TV
Flack Promo
Peter Cattaneo
UKTV Media Ltd
2018 - 2019Husband
Commercial
Long Live the Local
Tom Green
Stink Productions
On location in Keent
2008 - 2018Numerous Role Played Characters
Corporate
Numerous Corporate Clients
Various
Numerous Companies and Organisations
2008 - 2018Compere
Theatre
Murder Mystery Dinners
Steve Woodward
Murder Mystery Meals
2008 - 2018Many Simulated Patients
Corporate
Exams and Training for Medical Practitioners
Various
Birmingham University
2008 - 2018Many Comedy Characters
Corporate
Murder Mystery EventsArt Deco Productions
2016Photographer
Film (Short)
Lies and Laudanum
Henry Potts
Projection Room
Lound Hall, Nottinghamshire
2016Jack, (the Projectionist)
Film (Student)
The Projectionist
Eva Calland Waller
60cc
Hyde Park Cinema, Leeds and University of Central Lncashire, Preston
2016Henry Westwood
Film (Short)
A Near Run Thing
Jack Delaney
Blake Sporne
Stanford Hall, Leicestershire
2016Football Stadium Groundsman
Commercial
"Easier", "Late" and "Responsibility" Campaign
Barney Cokeliss
WONGA
Millwall FC Stadium
2016Sebastian Creek
Film (Student)
Feed
John Powell
Bigger Pictures
Pentraeth, Anglesey
2014Robert, Captain, Policeman, Picket line man
Rehearsed Reading
Margaret & Arthur at The Curve
Tony Middleton
Tony Middleton
Curve, Leicester
2014Bob
Film (Short)
Caroline's Story
Paul Ullah
AK Films
Rugby
2014Husband
Commercial
Quingo Commercial
Tim Tyrrell, Matt Carter, Paul Lewis
Tricycle
Wexham, Bucks
2014Dad
Film (Short)
Belle
Jon Max Spatz
Signature Pictures
2013GM Scientist
TV
Spanish TV English Language Programme
Steve Hills
Wildside Productions
2012Dad
Commercial
Tennents Caledonia Best
Noah Harris
Blink Films
Black Island Studios
2011Taxi Driver
Film (Short)
Bad Sausages
Steve Rehman
Kulture Vulture Productions
2011Government Minister
Commercial
Greenpeace
Peter Thwaites
Gorgeous
2011Dr Carradine
TV
This Is NOT Medicine
Lee Apsey
Lammy Pictures
2010Bob Goode (Presenter)
Online / Digital
All History Is Here
Gill Twaite
Friends of Wolfhamcote Church
Wolfhamcote
2009Bryan Howells
TV
Crash
Daf Palfrey
Red Planet Pictures Ltd
South Wales
2009Detective Sergeant Dance
TV
The Shop (TV Pilot)
Steve Cranston
Radical Sheep Media
Birmingham
2007Shopkeeper
Film (Feature)
The Feral Generation
Andrew Jones
Urban way productions
2007Sheriff Bill Truman
Film (Short)
Red Rider
Iwan Benneyworth
Dark Dream Pictures
Anglesey
2007Earl of Shrewsbury/Father
Theatre
Rehearsed Play Reading-Mary Stewart and The Possibilities
Adele Thomas
Script Cymru
2006Dai Twice
TV
Nice Day for a Welsh Wedding
Pip Broughton
BBC
Ogmore Vale
2005Polonius,First Gravedigger,Marcellus,Priest
Theatre (Tour)
Hamlet
Peter Mimmack
Heartbreak productions
Tour
2005Pennaeth
Film (Short)
Buchedd a Buchedd Horas
Jason King
Tornado Films
2004Polonius
Theatre (Tour)
Hamlet
Stephen Barnes
Troika Productions
Tour
2003Prince
Theatre (Tour)
Romeo and Juliet
Niel Sheppeck
Love & Madness
Buxton Opera House and Tour
2003Narrator
Voiceover
Loake's Shoes Limited promotional video
Haydn Price
Runvisual Limited
Corby
2003Chief Welder
Film (Docu)
The Great Eastern
Christopher Spencer
BBC
Ironbridge
2003PC Mike Champion
TV
Crimewatch
Clare Faragher
BBC
London
2002Narrator
Voiceover
Phillips Health & Safety Video
Haydn Price
Runmedia
Corby
2002Abanazar and Compay Manager
Theatre
Aladdin
David Vickers
Extravaganza Productions Ltd
Stockport Plaza
2002Businessman
Corporate
Walkers Crisps Conference Video
Clive Worden
Atmospheres
Leicester
2002Desmond Curry
Theatre
The Wilmslow Boy
Barnaby Edwards
Frinton Summer Rep
Frinton on Sea
2002Reg
Theatre
Living Together
Nici Matthews
Frinton Summer Rep
Frinton on Sea
2002Bill Robson
Theatre
I Thought I Heard a Russling
Nicholas Pegg
Frinton Summer Rep
Frinton on Sea
2002Jack Douglas
Theatre
Murder by the Book
Seymour Matthews
Frinton Summer Rep
Frinton on Sea
2001Gremio/Grumio /Vincentio/Widow
Theatre (Tour)
The Taming of the Shrew
Peter Mimmack
Heartbreak productions
Tour
2000Peter Senior
TV
The Secret World of Michael Fry
Marc Munden
Channel 4
London
2000Peter/Montague/Servingmen
Theatre (Tour)
Romeo and Juliet
Karen Crow
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Tour
2000Meredydd
TV
Pobol Y Cwm
Allan Cook
BBC Wales
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1999Post Graduate ActingBirmingham School of Acting

    Additional Skills

    Full Clean Motor Car & Motor Bicycle License

    I am a bi-lingual Welsh speaker

    Please visit my show reel on the Spotlight website View PIN **contact removed**

    Additional Information

    After graduating with an MA in Geography from Dundee University I joined NatWest Bank. After a 23-year management career with them I re-trained at The Birmingham School of Acting(BSSD)

    About me

    I bring a wealth of life experiences to my role.I enjoy challenging roles which fully stretch my imagination. I learn something new evey time I work. I am definately a team player.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Arabic
    • Australian
    • Dutch
    • French
    • German
    • Indian
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • West-Indian
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Panto
    • 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
    • Modelling
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Welsh
    Accents (UK)
    • Belfast
    • Birmingham
    • Black Country
    • Dundee
    • Edinburgh
    • English, standard
    • Estuary English
    • Geordie
    • Highlands
    • Lancashire
    • Leicester
    • Liverpool
    • Midlands, East
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish Highlands
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Northern
    • Welsh, Southern
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    Facial Characteristics
    • Sideburns
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • Welsh
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough