Jo Shirley

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    28 - 34
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    108lb (49kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019Jo proved herself to be a stunning actress as she dealt with the anger and pain of the various tragedies
Emily Diver
londontheatre1.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Marta
Film (Feature)
John of Sayeh
Hamid Khairoldin
Perssam Film Productions
2019 - 2020Viv
Theatre
Di and Viv and Rose
Robyn Hoedemaker
Flying Rabbit Productions
The White Bear
2019Silvie
Commercial
YouTube Campaign for Automata
Mina Salimi
Automata
2019Emily
Film (Short)
Tonight's the Night
Shaban Mehmood
Independent
2019Georgia Moore
Film (Short)
Full Disclosure
Libby Cavaye
Independent
2019Michelle
Film (Short)
Swipe Right
Alison Scorgie
Hustle Baby
2019Model & Voice-over
Commercial
Paymo 4G Smart Wallet from Dynamical
Cait Lyn Adamson
Dynamical
2018Mary
Film (Short)
Gutterwitch
Harry Baker
H. Baker Film
2018Model & Voice-over
Commercial
Cosmo Communicator PDA from Planet Computers Campaign
Laura Seward
Planet Computers
2018Anna
Film (Short)
Unspeakable
Costas Gerardos
Independent
2018Brooke
Film (Short)
Plastic Peril
Naomii Campbell
Independent
2018The Thief
Film (Short)
Honour Among Thieves
Nabeel Khan
Independent
2018Jo
Film (Short)
Memory Lane
Semyon Voinov
Independent
2018Victim of sexual assault
TV
Channel 5 News
Katherine Nash
Channel 5
ITN Productions
2018Anna
Film (LB)
Heathens
Marlene Emilia Rios
Independent
2018Susie
Film (Short)
Resentful
Bora Demirbilek
Studio ASBO
2018The TV Presenter
Film (Short)
An Artificial Bid
Shira Haimovici
Independent
2018Soloist
Musical
Voices of Power Cabaret
Nic Chiappetta
Belt Up A Cappella
The Pheasantry
2018Anna
Film (Short)
Interloper
Justin Adrien Morse
Independent
2018The Young Wife
Online / Digital
Keystones Property Online Promo
Tom Ruddock
Story Culture
2018Katherine
Film (LB)
Home
Joe Cocklin
Independent
2018Lesley, Emily & The News Readers
Film (LB)
22.03.16
Chi Yu
Independent
2018The voice of the nurse
Voiceover
Mangas
Theo James Krekis
Independent
2017 - 2018PresenterHeadshots-London Promotional Video
Tony Colli
Headshots-London
2017The Girl
Commercial
Go Yonda
Robert Hickey
Geocast TV Ltd.
2017The Girl
Commercial
Maleleo Data Cable Advertisement
Pan
Geocast TV Ltd.
2017Aimee
Film (LB)
Seven Planets
Joachim Neef
Independent
2017Madison Sinclair
Film (LB)
The Director
Patrick William Ireland
Independent
2017Voice Over
Commercial
IMOS
Mina Salimi
IMOS
2017Ella
Film (Short)
Cry
Guy Wilson
Independent
2017Female Lead
Commercial
Merchant Square Brand Film
Ben Spilling
Pink Banana Studios
Merchant Square
2017Female Lead
Commercial
Kickstarter Campaign for OOLi
Laura Seward
OOLi
2017Isobel
Film (Short)
Stubble Burn
Kevin Barnett
Independent
2017Sarah
Film (LB)
Jake The Exorcist
Joseph Cocklin
Independent
2016Ophelia
Online / Digital
Screenwriters' Showcase
Jonas Grimås
London Film School
The London Film School
2016Olivia
Film (LB)
A Chance Encounter
Itteshad Hossain
Duvet Day Media
2016Lizzie
Film (Short)
Subjective
Marijn Maas
Independent
2016The Wife
Music Video
The Theft / Pool of Doubt
Jimmy Dean
Independent
2016Maggie
Film (LB)
Safe
Julia Whitehouse
Jeeves Productions
2016Karen
Film (Short)
Weightless
Ben Marshall
Independent
2016Jane
Film (Short)
Smoke City
Michel Schammel
Independent
2016Adele
Film (Short)
Turing
Marijn Maas
Independent
2015 - 2016Selma
Film (Short)
The Scribblers
Samuel Francis
Independent
2015 - 2016Gwynneth
Film (LB)
Black Mountains
Joachim Neef
Independent
Wales
2016Jo
Film (Short)
Desde Atrás‏
Sebastián Lojo
Independent
2016Actress
Film (Feature)
Blue Hollywood
Francesco Gabriele
Independent
2015Shelly
Film (Short)
A bite to eat
Mark Kuczewski
Independent
London
2015Charlotte
Online / Digital
The Hunt
Marcus J. Richardson
mini mammot​h films
London
2015The Young Mother
Film (Short)
To Make Them Sing
Guy Wilson
Independent
London
2015Eva
Film (Short)
Two of a Kind
Roki Verbosek
Independent
London
2015Political Correspondent Anna Haywood
Online / Digital
Horstrich Election Comedy Sketch
Tee Blaq
The Horstrich
2015Chloe Baxter
Theatre
Phoenix
Andy McQuade
Second Skin Theatre
Phoenix Artist Club
2014Anna
Film (Short)
Scandalous
Harry Everhard
Independent
2014Maya
Film (LB)
Slipping
Maria Balduzzi
Independent
2014Rachael
Film (Short)
A Little Less Conversation
Jack Pollington
Independent
Mortimer
2014The Young Wife
Commercial
Philips "Great Big Little Thank You" Campaign
Daniel Vaughan
Ideology Media
2014The Mother
Film (Short)
Lydia
Laura Grundmane
Independent
Newquay
2013Mum
Commercial
Touchnote Christmas Commercial
Samir Guessous
London Creative
2013Red Ridinghood
Workshops
Seeing Red
Jenifer Toksvig and Alan Sharpington
The Copenhagen Interpretation
2013Marie
Rehearsed Reading
The Nutcracker
Jenifer Toksvig
The Copenhagen Interpretation
Samuel French Ltd
2013The Queen of Cake
Rehearsed Reading
Queen of Snow
Jenifer Toksvig
The Copenhagen Interpretation
Samuel French Ltd
2013Female player
Workshops
The King of San Fransisco
Jenifer Toksvig and Stuart Matthew Price
The Copenhagen Interpretation
Royal Academy of Music
2013Drone
Workshops
Voices From The Hive
Jenifer Toksvig and Joanne Harris
The Copenhagen Interpretation
Royal Academy of Music
2013Mermaid
Workshops
The Cowboy and The Mermaid
Jenifer Toksvig and Stella Duffy
The Copenhagen Interpretation
Royal Academy of Music
2009 - 2013Lily
Film (Short)
The Wonderful World of Death
Nathan Wiley
Electric Candle Light
Pinewood & Shepperton Studios
2007Police Investigator
Film (Feature)
BrotherIndependent Films
2007Rosalind
Theatre
As You Like It
Julia Wilson-Dixon
Studio France
2007Helena
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Julia Wilson-Dixon
Studio France
2007Backing Singer for Elton John
TV
Concert for Princess Diana
Stephen Hill
BBC
Wembley Stadium
2007Liz
TIE
Serendipity
Michael Harry
English Theatre Company (ETC)
European Tour
2007Lenina
TIE
New Brave World
Micheal Harry
English Theatre Company (ETC)
2007Lead Girl
TIE
Me TV
Michael Harry
English Theatre Company (ETC)
European Tour
2006Karen
Theatre
Couple WLTM...
Colette Robert
Guerilla Cabaret
RADA
2006Sally Bowles
Musical
Cabaret
Karen Rabinowitz
Royal Academy Of Music
Royal Academy of Music
2006Lady Macbeth
Theatre
Macbeth
John Jones
Royal Academy Of Music
Royal Academy of Music
2006Our Lady of the Spa
Musical
Nine
Karen Rabinowitz
Royal Academy Of Music
Sir Jack Lyons Theatre
2006Lilly Pepper
Commercial
Red Peppers
John Jones
Royal Academy Of Music
Royal Academy of Music
2005Ensemble
Musical
Jason Robert Brown & the Caucasian Rhythm Kings
David Doleman
Jason Robert Brown
New Players Theatre
2005Nina
Theatre
The Seagull
Debbie Hurst
Eclectic Theatre Company
Earnest Beavin Theatre
2004Dancer
Film (Feature)
Pride and prejudice
Joe Wright
Working Title
2003Teenager
Presenter
Wise UpChannel 4
2003Mrs Elvsted
Theatre
Hedda Gabler
Debbie Hurst
Eclectic Theatre Company
Earnest Beavin Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2012MA: Shakespeare in HistoryUniversity College London
    2007Shakespeare with Julia Wilson-DixonStudio France
    2006Post Graduate Musical TheatreRoyal Academy of Music

    Additional Skills

    An excellent ear for accents

    Additional Information

    Twice winner of the Miriam Stahl Reading Prize (2009 & 2010).

    CRB checked.

    Full, clean driving licence.

    About me

    Appearing as Viv in "Di and Viv and Rose" at The White Bear, London, 29th January - 16th February 2019.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Mexican
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    • Recorder
    • Trumpet
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Devon
    • Essex
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish Highlands
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Somerset
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Boston
    • Californian
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • Mexico
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Ballroom
    • Jazz
    • Swing/Jive
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Mischievous
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Sexy
    • Wholesome