Mark Carlisle

  • Actor
    Male / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    52 - 62
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    13st. 12lb (88kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Medium

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015The ensemble, too, is top-notch, especially Mark Carlisle as Da
Laura Barnett
timeout.com
2013..beguiling show doesn't cushion the blows.the glowering, prowling tiger Shere Khan (Mark Carlisle) licking his lips.
York Press
yorkpress.co.uk
2013Carlisle...were all convincing as the children, the Swallow, the voice of the statue prince, the Mayor and everybody else.
WalesOnline
walesonline.co.uk
2013'The cast of three interact well in a variety of contrasting roles, playing their musical instruments and singing.
Jon Holliday
thestage.co.uk
2013..and Mark Carlisle play seven characters between them with great skill and belief.
John Hannam
thestage.co.uk
2013Much delight and colour is to be found... especially the ubiquitous Mark Carlisle, both of whom lend their musical talents..
Kevin Catchpole
britishtheatreguide.info
2013Mark Carlisle is an hilarious cockney wolf, a commanding Tsar and a fearsome Koschei the Deathless.
Helen Cross
thefreelibrary.com
2013... special mention must go to the comic spectacle of Mark Carlisle's overblown Don Armado...
Justin Beplate
dailyinfo.co.uk
2012Arabian Nights:... among the ensemble Mark Carlisle makes a resounding job of Abu Hassan's humiliating flatulence
Alfred Hickling
m.guardian.co.uk
2012Mark Carlisle evoked baddies of Victorian Melodrama...
Sandra Georgetti
britishtheatreguide.info
2012This piece has a more satisfyingly unsettling quality, enhanced by Mark Carlisle's enigmatic and slightly sinister turn as Mr Mushroom.
Natasha Tripney
exeuntmagazine.com
2012Mark Carlisle - compelling
Miriam Gillinson
timeout.com
2012Mark Carlisle has some splendidly creepy moments, as the potentially predatory Mr Mushroom, and as the ghoulish businessman...
Kate Bassett
independent.co.uk
2012...Mark Carlisle als Duke noch aufs Schönste bereichern.beautifully enriched by Mark Carlisle as the Duke
Monika Nellissen
welt.de
2012Mark Carlisle and Rolf Saxon as the equally corrupt Butcher, Bowl and Clark play their parts with menace and conviction.
Anne Cox
bucksherald.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Art Ludwig
TV
Lake Erie Murders
Alex Nikolic-Dunlop
Talos Films/Investigation Discovery (US)
2019Dad
Commercial
Coffee Brand test ads
Blake Claridge
Craft/McCann
2019Lord Brabourne
TV
The Crown
Benjamin Caron
Left Bank Pictures
2019Signior Doppo/Stationmaster
Theatre (Tour)
The Lady Vanishes
Roy Marsden
Bill Kenwright Ltd
2018Major Metcalf
Theatre
The Mousetrap
Hugh Ross
Mousetrap Productions
St.Martin's Theatre
2018Sgt.Ted Turner/Monsieur L'Epine
Theatre
After the Ball
Nadia Papachronopoulos
Time Productions
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
2017Understudy Levene/Moss/Aaronow/Lingk
Theatre
Glengarry Glen Ross
Sam Yates
Ambassador Theatre Group
The Playhouse (West End)
2017Giles
TV
Emmerdale
David Moor
ITV
2017Dream Pathologist
TV
Casualty
Julie Edwards
BBC
2017Felix Brown
TV
Hard Sun
Brian Kirk
BBC/Euston Films
2016Smee
Theatre
Peter Pan
Paul Jepson
Northcott Theatre, Exeter
2016Duke Frederick/Duke Senior
Theatre
As You Like It
Sasha McMurray
Watch Your Head
2016TV Producer
TV
Karen Carpenter:Goodbye To LoveITV
2016The Director
Online / Digital
The Big Fat Coffin Company
Guy Soulsby
The Gate Worldwide
2015 - 2016Gepetto
Theatre
Pinocchio
Peter Darney
Sutton Theatres
2014 - 2015Da
Theatre
Once
John Tiffany/Des Kennedy
Phoenix Theatre Company
2013Bowl/Crocket/Ensemble/Musician
Theatre
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui,
Jonathan Church
Chichester Festival Theatre
Duchess Theatre
2013Hairy Biker
Online / Digital
Tesco Momentum Petrol Ad
Paul Davidson
Vertical Productions
2012 - 2013Vizier/Abu Hassan etc./Musician.(Best Ensemble Manchester Theatre Awards)
Theatre
Arabian Nights
Amy Leach
Manchester Library Theatre Company
Lowry Theatre
2012Bowl/Crocket/Musician
Theatre
THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI,
Jonathan Church
Chichester Festival Theatre
2012Daniel (CEO)
Corporate
PWC Corporate Video
Garo Berberian
Twofour Broadcast
2012Duke Solanio/Balthasar
Theatre
Comedy of Errors
Graham Watts
The English Theatre of Hamburg
2012Dr.Minor
Film (Feature)
Psychotic
Johnny Johnson
Speed Films
2012Paul
Film (Student)
Channel 17
James Davies
Bournemouth Arts University
2011Air vice-marshal
TV
Dancing On The Edge
Stephen Poliakoff
Ruby Films
2011Westfield's Lawyer
Film (Feature)
White Lie
Nyima Cartier
New Light Pictures/Heska Productions
2011The Murderer
Film (Short)
Rose, Mary and Time
Hardeep Giani
Hardeep Giani Productions
2011Canon Bullenden
Theatre
The Dark Entry
Rob Crouch
Donkeywork Theatre
Canterbury Festival
2011Alan Tudor
Film (Short)
The Showreel/48 Hour Film Challenge
Alia Sheikh
Tortoisebutler
2011Raggerty
Film (Short)
Doubletalk
Pascoe Foxell
Film '84 International
2011Howard Flynn
Radio
Silhouettes
Miriam Quansah
BBC Radio
2011Capulet
Theatre (Tour)
Romeo & Juliet
Neil Sheppeck
GB Theatre Company
Open Air, Tour
2011Antonio/Valentine
Theatre (Tour)
Twelfth Night
Michael Woodward
GB Theatre Company
Open Air, Tour
2011Stranger/Mr.Mushroom (2011 Off West End Awards Best Male nominee)
Theatre
The Night in the Hotel/Freya and Mr.Mushroom
Anouke Brook
Building Site/Southwark Playhouse
Bermondsey Square Hotel
2011Dr.Phillips
Film (Student)
Girl In Silence
Carla Francescutti
London College of Communication
2011Arthur Summers
Film (Student)
The Killer, the Liar and the Thief
Will Hadley
So Far Productions
2011Various Roles
Voiceover
The Mezzotint; The Old Nurse's Tale; Berenice
Daniel O'Neill
Fantom Films
2011Peck
Film (Short)
Prosopagnosia (Best Film Eindhoven Film Festival)
Hugo Keijzer
De Filmwinkel/Alphabet Pictures
2011Court Official
Film (Short)
Modo and Mahu
Ross McElwain
Chez Vide
2011Sebastian (psychiatrist)
Film (Student)
My Little Girl
Janos Hatrapral
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
2010Sean
Theatre
Could It Be Forever?
Marina Caldarone
On & Up Productions
Gilded Balloon
2010Mr.Williams
Film (Student)
Stationary
Kamal Juggernauth
University of Greenwich
2010Arden
Theatre
Arden of Faversham
Peter Darney
Em-Lou Productions
Rose Theatre, Bankside
2010Simon
Film (Student)
One Last Note
Jaleesa Tonge
Fiction Talks
2009 - 2010Lord Magnus
Theatre
Cinderella
Jeremy Raison
Citizens Theatre Company
2008 - 2010Stalin, Mussolini, Goering, Pasteur etc.
Theatre (Tour)
Hitler on Trial/Doctor ShowSHS
2009Winnie/Goebbels/Lord Halifax etc.
Theatre (Tour)
At War with Churchill
Jonny Siddall
Redbridge Drama Centre Tour
2009Dad
Online / Digital
Sony Bravia Website (New Portable)
Vincent Mourou
HMX Media
2009Trendy Professional
Still Photos
Post Office New Banking ServiceDavid Sykes
2009Dave
Film (Student)
The Catch
Fabian Prell
London College of Communication
2007Jimmy Thomas
Theatre
General Strike
Josh Darcy
New Factory of the Eccentric Actor
Conway Hall
2007Chief Engineer
Corporate
Video for Eurostar Royal OpeningNew Moon
2007Dr.Forhorseman
TV
Re-Extinct
Mike Hume
Thelma Sly Entertainment
2007Doorman
Corporate
Private Member's DVD
Toby Tobias
Toast TV Ltd
2007Caiaphas
Theatre
Son of Man
Helen Tennison
Spilt Milk
Canal Cafe
2007Lottery Winner
Corporate
Camelot 'bid' video
Paul Gowers
Wilder
2006 - 2007Jan, Mayor, Swallow etc.
Theatre
The Happy Prince
Phil Clark
Sherman Theatre Company
Sherman Theatre
2006U/S Morris/Henry
Theatre
Present Laughter
Michael Rudman
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Tour
2005 - 2006Mustapha, Ali Baba, Javar etc.
Theatre
Arabian Nights
Stephen Edwards
Derby Playhouse
Derby Playhouse
2004 - 2005Shere Khan
Theatre (Tour)
The Jungle Book
Graeme Messer
Birmingham Stage Company
2004Macbeth
Theatre (Tour)
Hubble Bubble (abridged version of 'Macbeth")
Jim Bywater
Queen's Theatre
2004Don Armado/Longaville
Theatre (Tour)
Love's Labour's Lost
Kevin Hosier
Oxford Shakespeare Company
Open air, Oxford
2004De Guiche
Theatre (Tour)
Cyrano de Bergerac
Sarah davey
Oxford Shakespeare Company
Open air, Oxford
2004Marcus
Theatre (Tour)
The Belle of Bonavista Bay
Sean Aita
Forest Forge Theatre Company
2003Reed/Glaber
Film (Short)
Signal to Noise
Dave McKean
Illuminations Films
2003Pope Urban VIII
Theatre (Tour)
Galileo
Kate Hall
Jumped Up
2003Joseph Poorgrass
Theatre (Tour)
Far From the Madding Crowd
Ali Gorton
Middle Ground Theatre Company
2002Orgon
Theatre (Tour)
Tartuffe
Gillian Hambleton
Northumberland Theatre Company
Open Air, Tour
2001 - 2002Wolf/Koschei/Sultan
Theatre
The Firebird
Paul Jonathan Savage
MAC
2002Lipari (u/s Eddie/Alfieri)
Theatre (Tour)
A View From the Bridge
Kenny Ireland
Touring Consortium
2001Henry V
Theatre (Tour)
Henry V
Trish Knight-Webb
Festival Players Theatre Company
Open air, tour
2000Surveillance Officer
Commercial
"Enemy of the State" Promo
Martin Delamere
Sky TV
2000Lieutenant Schrank
Theatre (Tour)
West Side Story
Alan Johnson
Pola Jones
1999Petruchio
Theatre (Tour)
The Taming of the Shrew
Trish Knight-Webb
Festival Players Theatre Company
Open air, Tour
1999Sancho Panza
Theatre (Tour)
Don Quixote
Jeremy James
Oxfordshire Theatre Company
1999Dancing Bike Cop
Music Video
Steps / Tragedy
Martin Delamere
Sky TV
1997 - 1998Rafe/Jack understudy
Theatre
The Herbal Bed
Michael Attenborough
Royal Shakespeare Company
1996Firing Squad Lieutenant
TV
Red Dwarf
Ed Bye
Grant Naylor prods.
1996Driver
Corporate
Ford Mondeo launch
Tony Barnstaple
Greg Younger Associates
1995 - 1996Various
Theatre
Various
Various
Frinton Summer rep.
1993Surveillance Officer
TV
The Chief
A.J. Quinn
Anglia Television
1993Herrick
Theatre
The Crucible
Robert Delamere
Sheffield Theatres
1992Ensemble
Theatre
The Master and Margarita
Guy Retallack
Company of Clerks
BAC
1992Gabriel
Theatre
Carmen 1936
Neil Murray
Northern Stage Co.
1992Tim Wescott
TV
Bad Girl
George Case
BBC
1991Quint
Theatre
The Innocents
Robert Delamere
Greenwich Theatre
Greenwich Theatre
1989 - 1990Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Excuse Me I Just Have to strangle Myself
Clea Wallis
Dudendance Theatre Company
1990The Boss
Theatre
The Inkwell
Robert Delamere
Ragazzi
BAC
1990The Captain
Theatre
Peter and the Captain
Robert Delamere
Ragazzi
BAC
1988The Grimy Reaper
TV
The Grimy Reaper
A.J. Quinn
BBC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2008Higher Diploma Guitar 1 Year Full TimeICMP
    1988Post Graduate ActingThe Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art
    1983BA Hons EnglishUniversity of Bristol

    Additional Skills

    Experienced singer.

    Highly skilled in Spanish guitar, including flamenco. Also other styles including folk, electric, classical.

    Good mandolin and accordion; basic level Irish bouzouki, banjo, sitar, ukulele.

    Windsurfing, squash, tennis.

    Role playing

    Additional Information

    'A' Level French and German. Basic conversational Greek, Italian and Spanish.

    2011 - " Mark Carlisle has some splendidly creepy moments, as the potentially predatory Mr Mushroom, and as the ghoulish businessman in The Night in the Hotel..." Independent on Sunday.

    "...This piece (Freya and Mr.Mushroom) has a more satisfyingly unsettling quality, enhanced by Mark Carlisle's enigmatic and slightly sinister turn as Mr Mushroom " Exeunt

    "...This eerie play has 'Lolita' overtones, as a guest (Mark Carlisle - compelling) and young girl talk and tease " Time Out

    "Mark Carlisle evoked baddies of Victorian Melodrama with his long red cape, and had he had one he could have twirled the ends of a Captain Hook moustache with a fiendish glint in his eye too. " British Theatre Guide on 'The Dark Entry'.

    About me

    'Rose, Mary and Time' awarded Jury Prize for Excellence at The Boston Sci-Fi Film Festival, and invited to The Court Metrage at Cannes 2013, as well as several other international festivals.

    The Arabian Nights, Manchester -The Guardian 10/12/12 "A cast of nine absorb upwards of 100 roles; among the ensemble Mark Carlisle makes a resounding job of Abu Hassan's humiliating flatulence "

    Arabian Nights company awarded Best Ensemble in The Manchester Theatre Awards

    Co-starred in award winning short film 'Prosopagnosia' which was selected to be screened at 2012 Cannes Film Festival in the Court Metrage section.

    Off West End Theatre Award Panel Nomination Best Male for 'Hotel Confessions' 2011

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Greek
    • Italian
    • Russian
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Greek
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Accordion
    • Guitar
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Geordie
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    • Bass
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Villainous