Karen Ford

  • Actor
    Female / Northamptonshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    61 - 71
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 63cm)
    Weight
    9st. (57kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Valda
Theatre
The Fourth Dog
Tristan Pate
Human Story Theatre
Various in Oxfordshire
2013Mrs Wragg
Theatre (Tour)
A Murder Has Been Arranged
Dave North
ID Productions
Tour
2012Phyllis
Theatre (Tour)
Season's Greetings
Ian Dickens
ID Productions
Tour
2012Ruth
Theatre (Tour)
The Final Test
Ian Dickens
ID Productions
Tour
2011Joe Henderson
Theatre (Tour)
An Eligble ManID Productions
UK Tour
2011Mrs Dilber / Mrs Fezziwig
Theatre (Tour)
A Christmas Carol
Jonathan Morris
ID Productions
UK Tour
2011Iris
TV
Doctors
Niall fraser
BBC
2011Mrs Michelson
Theatre (Tour)
The Woman in White
Ian Dickens
ID Productions
UK Tour
2010 - 2011Miss Pole
Theatre (Tour)
Cranford
Ian Dickens
ID Productions
UK Tour
2009Yvonne
Theatre
A Small Family Business
Terry Hands
Clwyd Theatr Cymru
Theatre Clwyd
2009Else
Theatre
FESTEN
Tim Baker
Clwyd Theatre Cymru Mold
Emlyn Williams Theatre
2008Sandy
Workshops
Doctors
Maggie Ford
BBC
Birmingahm BBC
2008Francesca
TV
Emmerdale
Tim O'Mara
ITV
YTV
2008Mrs Grose
Theatre (Tour)
Turn of The Screw
Ali Gorton
Theatreworks
No 1 Tour, Windosor, Northampton, Poole
2007Mrs Cratchitt
Theatre
A Christmas Carol
Nasser Memarzia
Cherwell Theatre Company
The Mill Arts Centre Banbury
2005Mrs Jensen
Film (Feature)
Flyboys
Tony Bill
Flyboys productions
2005Mauve Mulhern
TV
Emmerdale
Pip Short
Yorkshire Television
YTV
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19722 yr. ActingGuildhall School of Music and Drama

    Additional Skills

    Driving,

    Riding(trotting)

    Swimming

    Additional Information

    After training at Guildhall School of Music and drama a successful career has followed spanning many years. Credits include a wide range of parts in both theatre and television. Many classics include several Shakespeare plays (including Juliet at The Belgrade Coventry) Shaw (including Edith in Getting married National Tour,Candida at Farnham, Tour of Village Wooing) and numerous contemporary plays notably Else in Festen at Theatre Clwyd. TV credits include Miss Booth in Grange Hill 1984-1990, the first series of Holby City among many other appearances and more recently, Emmerdale, Doctors and Coronation Street. Other work includes 40 or so radio plays,voice work such as narration, books for the blind etc, commercials and corporates and many, many role plays principally for the medical professions.

    About me

    Married to actor / writer Rio Fanning...proud mother of Liam.... .

    Very happy to work with anyone....adults , children and animals.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Irish
    • Cork
    • Dublin
    • Irish RP
    • Kerry
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • 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
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    Accents (UK)
    • London
    • RP
    • South London
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional