John Howarth

  • Actor
    Male / Greater Manchester
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    67 - 77
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    12st. 8lb (80kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Medium
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  • Agent

    Agent
    CATE NORTHERN
    Contact
    01282-542-692
    Website
    www.catenorthern.co.uk

    Links

    Personal Website
    www.jhowarth.co.uk
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    @johnhowarth60
    LinkedIn
    @jhowarth
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2017John’s performance was a ‘tour de force’, he managed to provide the funniest moments of the night.
Nigel Machin
jhowarth.co.uk
2017A brilliant bit of role-playing. He followed the candidates lead every time. I thought this was beautifully played.
GMC Manchester
jhowarth.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Naveen Chakrabati
TV
Years and Years
Lisa Mulcahy
Red Production Company
Trafford
2018Director
Theatre
Neighbourhood Watch
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
FLT
2017 - 2018Simulator
Role Play
GP SelectionMedical Role Players
Macron Stadium
2017Farmer
Commercial
Waitrose Christmas Commercial
Martin De Thurah
Adam and Eve DBB
North Yorkshire
2017Roy Hubley
Theatre
Plaza Suite
Paul Ward
Farnworth Little Theatre
FLT
2017John Boria
Role Play
CPPE Medication Review Course
Emma Wilson
Medical Role Players
FC United, Moston, Manchester
2017Role Player
Role Play
Medical Assessment
Various
Medical Role Players
GMC Manchester
2016Clerk of the Court
TV
Coronation Street
Abe Juckes
ITV
2016Role Player
Role Play
GMC Assessment
Ian Townsend
Medical Role Players
GMC Manchester
2016Unhelpful Doctor
Corporate
Alphega Pharmacy Customer Story
Gary Bannister-Simm
Mobedia
Tyldesley
2016Peter Hill
Role Play
Sky Sports Sales Role Play
Tom Goldie
Sky TV
AJ Bell Stadium
2016Austin Whitworth
Theatre
The Game
Dave Eyre
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2016Director
Theatre
Snake in the Grass
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2015Role Playing Patient
Role Play
GMC AssessmentInteract
2015Jericho
TV
Back in 2 mins
Nick Turnbull
KLT Films
2014Teddy Brewster
Theatre
Arsenic and Old Lace
Stephen Stubbs
Bolton Little Theatre
2014Tim Sharpe
Commercial
Amazon (Hello, Mr. Sharpe)
Ben Tonge
Chief Productions
2012 - 2014Golf Club Manager
Film (Feature)
Downhill
James Rouse
Crisis Films
Keswick Golf Club
2014Gregory Solomon
Theatre
The Price
John O'Connell
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2013Robert
Theatre
Proof
Ian Rayner
Whitefield Garrick
Whitefield Garrick
2013Cameron
Online / Digital
Equality and Diversity Case Study
Callum O'Connell
The Skills Network
2013Mr Singh - A Dementia Patient
Online / Digital
Ethnic Needs Of People With Dementia
Callum O'Connell
The Skills Network
Selby College
2013Actor and Director
Workshops
Acting and Directing Workshop
Abigail Anderson
Carver Theatre
Marple
2013Director
Theatre
Drowning On Dry Land
John Howarth
Bolton Little Theatre
Bolton Little Theatre
2013Jim Donnelly
Radio
Kiss Me Quick
Jillian Bowyer
Twisted Ear Productions
Salford City Radio
2013Inspector Goole
TIE
An Inspector Calls
Christine Appleby
Say Two Theatre Company
2013Travis/Schaum/Kazin
TIE
Enigma
David Housten
Say Two Theatre Company
2012Jim Donnelly
Theatre
Kiss Me Quick
Chris Lenaughan
Bury Scriptwriters' Showcase at The Met
The Met
2012Tom
Film (Short)
Framed
Michael Wray
Zemap Films Ltd
Bury
2012Roy Hubley
Theatre
Plaza Suite
Brian Seymour
Phoenix Theatre Company
Phoenix Theatre
2012Director
Theatre
How The Other Half Loves
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2012Carer & Service User
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults for Carers - Solihull MBC
Marion Dakin and Neale McGrath
Marion Dakin Associates
Solihull Civic Suite
2012The Expert
Corporate
Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Wolverhampton MBC
Marc Finn and Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin Associates
Dunstall Park Wolverhampton
2005 - 2012Social Worker
Corporate
Adult Protection - Solihull MBC
Neale McGrath
Marion Dakin Associates
2005 - 2012Abused Adult
Corporate
Adult Protection - Solihull MBC
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin Associates
2011Choir Member
TV
BBC Media Literacy Promo
Chris Balmond
Red Bee Media
The Peak District
2011Judge
Corporate
Corporate Manslaughter Mock Trial
Ian Pemberton
Human Focus
Manchester Civil Justice Centre
2011James Fry
Corporate
NHS (Mental Capacity Act) DVD
Stuart Murphy
Think Tank Video
Trafford Hospital
2011Les
Theatre
Domestic Bliss
Matthew Gould
Bite Sized Theatre
Smiths Restaurant Eccles
2011Les
Theatre
Domestic Bliss
Matthew Gould
Nexus
Nexus Arts Cafe
2011Laughing Banker in Class
TV
This is not Medicine (Pilot)
Lee Apsey
Lammy Pictures
2011Alastair Wood
Commercial
Discover Ireland commercial
Mark Mylod
JWT
Skellig Michael
2011Laughing Banker on the Bus
TV
This is not Medicine (Pilot)
Lee Apsey
Lammy Pictures
2011Phil
Radio
HIV Awareness
Chris Holliday
NHS
2011Role Player
Role Play
Medical AssessmentProfessional Role Players Ltd
2011Scientist
Still Photos
Isoprime Brochure
Ian Mackie
Think Tank Video
Trafford Park
2011Stephen Spettigue
Theatre
Charley's Aunt
Geoff Millard
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2011Director
Theatre
The Browning Version
John Howarth
Bolton Little Theatre
Bolton Little Theatre
2010QC for HL in Bournewood case
Corporate
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - Wolverhampton MBC
Neale McGrath and Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin Associates
Dunstall Park Wolverhampton
2010Care Home Manager
Corporate
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - Wolverhampton MBC
Neale McGrath and Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin Associates
Dunstall Park Wolverhampton
2010The Anorak
Corporate
Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Wolverhampton MBC
Neale McGrath and Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin Associates
Dunstall Park Wolverhampton
2010Arthur Wicksteed
Theatre
Habeas Corpus
Kevin Shipley
Phoenix Theatre Company
2010The Anorak
Corporate
Mental Capacity Act 2005
Neale McGrath and Marion Dakin
Solihull MBC
Solihull Civic Suite
2010Various
Workshops
Directing Workshop
David Thacker
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
2010Care Home Manager
Corporate
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Marion Dakin and Neale McGrath
Solihull MBC
Solihull Civic Suite
2010QC for HL in Bournewood case
Corporate
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Marion Dakin and Neale McGrath
Solihull MBC
Solihull Civic Suite
2010Social Worker & Service User
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults
Marion Dakin and Neale McGrath
Wolverhampton & Solihull MBC
Wolverhampton & Solihull
2010The Anorak
Corporate
Mental Capacity Act 2005
Marion Dakin and Neale McGrath
Wolverhampton & Solihull MBC
Wolverhampton & Solihull
2010Jeff
Rehearsed Reading
Everything Must Go
Bernard Merrick
Write Now Festival
The Actors Studio
2010Ian and George
Voiceover
On The Line
Adam Vickerstaff
Same Old Thing
2010John
Radio
Home Grown Talent
Jillian Bowyer
Twisted Ear Productions
Salford City Radio
2009Various
Workshops
Directing Workshop
David Thacker
Octagon Experiments In The Lab
Bolton Octagon
2009Roland Crabbe
Theatre
Taking Steps
Dave Eyre
Phoenix Theatre Company
Phoenix Theatre
2009Les
Theatre
DOMESTIC BLISS (Sitcom Shorts)
Gemma Daubney and Roy Knowles
Manchester Comedy Writers Group
The John Thaw Studio Theatre
2009Maurice
Theatre
SPIRIT CLINIC (Sitcom Shorts)
Gemma Daubney and David Bolton
Manchester Comedy Writers Group
The John Thaw Studio Theatre
2009Bernard
Theatre
KAZI KING (Sitcom Shorts)
Gemma Daubney and Laurence Pickford
Manchester Comedy Writers Group
The John Thaw Studio Theatre
2009Howard
Radio
My Name is Bill
Bryan Bounds
The Writers Group
2009Howard
Rehearsed Reading
My Name is Bill (sight reading)
Bryan Bounds
The Writers Group
2009Social Worker
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Wolverhampton/Solihull MBC
2009Service User
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Wolverhampton/Solihull MBC
2009Office Manager
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Wolverhampton/Solihull MBC
2009The Anorak
Corporate
Mental Capacity Act 2005
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Wolverhampton MBC
Dunstall Park
2009Service User (John)
Corporate
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DVD)
Andrew Price
Magnetic Pictures Ltd
Wolverhampton
2009Max
Film (Short)
Old Timer
Ian Winterton
Shred Productions
2009George O'Hannell
Corporate
NHS Infection Control (DVD)
Brett Marshall
Impact Universal Ltd
2008George O'Hannell
Corporate
NHS Infection Control
Susanna Meese-Simpson
Impact Universal Ltd
Leeds Met
2008The Major
Corporate
Fawlty Towers Tribute
Michael Wilson-Green
LaughLines
St Annes
2008Social Worker
Corporate
Safeguarding Adults
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Wolverhampton/Solihull MBC
2008Walter
Rehearsed Reading
Vigilantes (Chester Festival)
Paul Kelly and David Baldwin
Dividers Theatre Company
Bull and Stirrup
2008Hamlet
Rehearsed Reading
Waiting (Chester Festival)
Paul Kelly and Caroline May
Dividers Theatre Company
Bull and Stirrup
2008Delivery Dan
Film (Feature)
Bar stewards
Michael Booth
Pleased Sheep Productions
2008Wilf (and Director)
Theatre
Funny Business
John Howarth
North West Actors
Soho Theatre
2008Wilf (and Director)
Theatre
Funny Business
John Howarth
North West Actors
Greenroom
2007Dennis
Theatre
Fake
Peter Mulley
Dividers Theatre Company
The Bull and Stirrup
2007Ernest
Theatre
Bedroom Farce
Dave Eyre
Phoenix Theatre Company
Phoenix Theatre
2007Brad King
Online / Digital
DfES/Bowland Trust Maths Project
Sally Thornhill
3T Productions
3T Productions
2007Sydney
Voiceover
Sydney and Agnes
Hayley Dwan
UCLAN
UCLAN
2007Abused Adult
Corporate
Adult Protection
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Solihull MBC
2007Social Worker
Corporate
Adult Protection
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Solihull MBC
2007Director
Theatre
Sugar Daddies
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2007Seedy Sanchez
Commercial
Pot Noodle (Skinny Chicken)
Stacy Wall
Epoch Films/Mother
2006Social Worker
Corporate
Adult Protection
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Solihull MBC
2006Abused Adult
Corporate
Adult Protection
Neale McGrath/Marion Dakin
Solihull MBC
2006Pot Noodle Miner
Commercial
Pot Noodle (Intro)
Stacy Wall
Epoch Films/Mother
2006Company Director
Still Photos
BBC Jam Internet Learning
Rob Lenihan
3T Productions (for BBC)
2006John
Film (Short)
Curiosity
Paul Coppack
Shooters Media
2006Fraser
Theatre
Dads Army
Andrew Close
Bolton Festival
2006Pigeon Fancier
Commercial
The Bill (Co-op Bank) Idents
Nadine Weston
3Sixty Media
2006Fraser
Theatre
Dads Army
Andrew Close
BLT
Bolton Little Theatre
2006Alfredo De Manzo
Commercial
Tourism Ireland
Mark Mylod
Tomboy Films/JWT
2005Man and Himself
Music Video
Fastlane / Eyes Closed
Ben Thornley
Sitcom Solidiers
2005Director
Theatre
Time of my Life
John Howarth
Phoenix Theatre Company
Phoenix Theatre
2005Paparazzi (Voice Over)
TV
HollyoaksMersey TV
2005Judge (Voice Over)
TV
HollyoaksMersey TV
2005Husseini
Film (Feature)
O Jerusalem
Elie Chouraqui
Films 18 Limited
2005MS Service User
Corporate
Single Assessment Process
Neale Mcgrath/Marion Dakin
Marion Dakin
Coventry Corporate Training
2005Ted
Film (Short)
Last Trip to Cardiff
Greg Fay and Ben Jones
Lovecat Productions
2005Jim
Theatre
Brassed Off
Andrew Close
BLT
Bolton Little Theatre
2005Service User
Corporate
Mental Health: Recovery
Neale McGrath
Solihull MBC
2004Jane's Passenger
TV
Jane Hall
Sid McCartney
Red Production Company
2004DA Belmont
Film (LB)
Sandman: Fools Gold
Mark Cookson
Abstract Harmony
2004Jane's Passenger
TV
Jane Hall
Sid McCartney
Red Production Company
2004Bottom
Theatre
A Midsummer Nights Dream
John Wheatley
Cheadle Players
2004John Smith
Theatre
Caught in the Net
Dave Eyre
Phoenix
2003Weatherfield First Aider
TV
Coronation Street
Tony Prescott
Granada
2003Council Lawyer
TV
Mine All Mine
Sheree Folkson
Red Production Company
2003Book Trolley Man
TV
No Angels
Minky Spiro
World Productions
2003Graham
Film (Student)
Chip Shop Wars
Claire Devlin
Salford University
2003Office Manager
Film (LB)
Vent
George Bullock
ICDC Liverpool
2003Henry Ormonroyd
Theatre
When We Are Married
Jean Cox
Cheadle Players
2003Doctor
TV
Burn It
John Duthie
Red Production Company
2003Ambassador Kruskin
Film (Feature)
The Lermontov Edition
Matt Crauford
ESKAY PRODUCTIONS
2002Teddy Brewster
Theatre
Arsenic and Old Lace
David Stirzaker
Farnworth Little Theatre
2002Store Detective
Corporate
Mock TrialBolton MBC
2001Bernard
Theatre
Season's Greetings
Dave Eyre
Phoenix Theatre Company
2001GMDF Best Director Award
Theatre
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
2001Henry Perkins
Theatre
Funny Money
Dave Eyre
Phoenix Theatre Company
2000Edward (GMDF Best Actor Award)
Theatre
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me
John Price
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
1999Philip Markham
Theatre
Move Over Mrs Markham
Val Armstrong
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
1999Sylvia' Father
Theatre
Sylvia's Wedding
Bill Platt
Cheadle Players
1998Producer and Director
Theatre
Communicating Doors
John Howarth
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
1998Teddy Brewster
Theatre
Arsenic and Old LaceCheadle Players
1998Father Malloy
Theatre
Fur Coat And No Knickers
Christine Darlington
FLT Productions
1997Juror Number 4
Theatre
Twelve Angry Men
Val Armstrong
FLT Productions
1997Lou Tanner
Theatre
The Gingerbread Lady
Jean Cox
Cheadle Players
1997Judge Walter
Theatre
The Cracked Pot
Harold Smith
Farnworth LT
1996The Waiter
Theatre
Out of Order
Jean Cox
Cheadle Players
1996Waiter & Ernest
Theatre
Confusions
Dave Eyre
Farnworth LT
1995Harpagon
Theatre
The Miser
Eric Bromby
Farnworth LT
1995Director
Theatre
Time of my Life
John Howarth
Farnworth LT
1994Romainville
Theatre
Ring Round The Moon
Andrew Close
Farnworth LT
1994Bernard
Theatre
Seasons GreetingsFLT Productions
Farnworth Little Theatre
1993Mr Hyde
Theatre
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Doreen Bromby
FLT Productions
1993Herbert Soppitt
Theatre
When We Are MarriedFLT Productions
1992George Maitland
Theatre
Tons Of MoneyFLT Productions
1992Mike and 1st Immigration Officer
Theatre
A View From The BridgeFLT Productions
1992Oxonby
Theatre
The DresserFarnworth Little Theatre
1992The Waiter
Theatre
Between MouthfulsCheadle Players
1991Peter
Theatre
A Month of Sundays
Val Armstrong
FLT Productions
1991Director
Theatre
How The Other Half Loves
John Howarth
FLT Productions
Farnworth Little Theatre
1990Tom
Theatre
Living Together
Val Armstrong
FLT Productions
Farnworth Little Theatre
1990George
Theatre
Caught on the Hop
David Fowler
FLT Productions
1989Bro. John Thomas
Theatre
Crumplehorn Cider
Harry Wilkins
FLT Productions
Farnworth Little Theatre
1989Sammy Slowcoach
Theatre
Rumpelstiltzkin
Val Armstrong
Farnworth Little Theatre
Farnworth Little Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010DirectingBolton Octagon
    2010Experiments in the LabBolton Octagon
    2004Meisner: Working with the Text (Scott Williams)The Northern Actors Centre
    2003The Meisner Technique (Scott Williams)The Actors Centre (NE)
    1990Speech and Drama TrainingBolton Community College

    Additional Skills

    Computer Skills

    Management Training

    Golf

    Archery

    Bowling

    Additional Information

    Please Visit John's Websites at:

    www.jhowarth.co.uk (for Showreel)

    Spotlight Link:

    www.spotlightcd.com/interactive/cv/ **contact removed** Equity Member

    About me

    Please Visit John's Websites at:

    www.jhowarth.co.uk (for Showreel)

    Spotlight Link:

    www.spotlightcd.com/interactive/cv/ **contact removed** Equity Member

    John was born in Bolton, Greater Manchester in the UK in 1948. Over the past 50 years he has worked at Hotels and Holiday Camps, worked as a photographer, travelled the world as a Radio Officer, repaired computers, worked as a Technical Customer Support Manager and an IT Consultant with Hewlett-Packard. John returned to acting in 1989 and after drama training at Bolton College in 1990 he acted in over 50 theatre productions. He has also directed productions during this period. He has performed in an array of dramatic and comedy roles in productions ranging from Ayckbourn to Shakespeare and has been trained in The Meisner Technique of acting. Greater Manchester Drama Federation awards include Best Actor (for Edward in Someone Who'll Watch Over Me) and Best Director (for The Rise and Fall of Little Voice)

    Television credits include work for the BBC, Granada and Channel 4 and I have been in the BBC3 series BURN IT, HOLLYOAKS, NO ANGELS (Channel 4), CORONATION STREET, MINE ALL MINE (ITV1), JANE HALL the TV Pilot BACK IN 2 MINS and as Naveen Chakrabati in YEARS AND YEARS. John appeared as the Russian Ambassador Krushkin in the feature film THE LERMONTOV EDITION, as Arab Diplomat Husseini in the 2007 Feature Film O JERUSALEM, as Delivery Dan in the 2011 feature film BAR STEWARDS and as The Golf Club Manager in the recently released feature film DOWNHILL. TV Commercials include the Amazon 2015 Xmas advert, TOURISM IRELAND, POT NOODLE, THE BILL'S CO-OP BANK IDENTS and THE BBC MEDIA LITERACY 2011 CAMPAIGN. Since 2005 John has been involved in about 100 Corporate and Roleplay assignments in the fields of Safeguarding Adults, Mental Health Recovery, Mental Capacity Act Training, Infection Control (NHS), GP Assessment, patient simulation and various Court Room scenarios. The Corporate list is not complete as the scenarios have been repeated several times.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Tanned
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Mexico
    • New York City
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Moustache
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • Arabic
    • Dublin
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • German
    • Greek
    • Indian
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Latin American
    • Mexican
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Yiddish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Improvisation
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Cornish
    • Geordie
    • Glasgow
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish Highlands
    • Scottish, South
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Latin American
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over