Mary Sheen

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    65 - 75
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    9st. 6lb (60kg)
    Hair Colour
    Grey
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2019Doris
Film (Short)
Doris
Hayder Hansen
Dorisproductions Ltd.
2017Mrs Timmins
Theatre
Wings
Natalie Abrahami
The Young Vic
The Young Vic
2015Olga
Film (Short)
United Strong Alone
Joel Scott-Halkin
Oxford Broadcasting Company
2013Lady Bracknell
Theatre
The Importance of Being Earnest
Art Barrow
Politiker Productions
Brighton Festival
2012Mrs Marsden
TV
Southcliffe
Sean Durkin
Channel 4
2012Mrs Jones
TV
Foyle's War
Andy Hay
Fwar Prods
2012Sylvia
Theatre
Other People's Gardens
Jude Christian
AT Concert Theatre
Blue Elephant Theatre
2009Ma Kelly
Theatre
Ma Kelly's Doorstep
Jenny Lee
Attic Theatre Company
2008Dancing Grandmother
Commercial
Dancing GrandmotherWalls Sausages
2007Letitia Bathurst
TV
The Innocence Project
Bill Anderson
Tightrope North Ltd
2005Street Woman
TV
Bleak House
Justin Chadwick
Smallweed Productions Ltd
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19662 yr. ActingActors Workshop

    Additional Skills

    Improvisation and Devising

    Cabaret/Revue

    Good movement.

    Additional Information

    She has been Plays & Players Most Promising New Actress for the title role in THE MOTHER by Bertolt Brecht & Derby Evening Telegraph Actress of the Year for HELENE HANFF in 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD & MRS HARDCASTLE in SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER at Derby Playhouse.

    About me

    Mary was born an Irish Cockney & comes from a short line of singing bus drivers.

    She is a versatile character actress who has played leading roles in theatre and received critical acclaim.

    She has also played many character roles on Film/TV.

    Industry Awards

    Plays & Players Most Promising New Actress for TITLE ROLE in THE MOTHER by Bertolt Brecht.

    Derby Evening Telegraph Actress of the Year Award for HELENE HANFF in 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD & MRS HARDCASTLE in SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER.

    Osiris Short Film Festival Best Actress Award for TITLE ROLE in DORIS, short horror film, RUNNER UP in LA EDGE Festival & nominated in 3 other festivals.

    Acting experience

    Trained in the Stanislavsky technique (the Method) at the Actors Workshop. I have over 30 years of acting experience in theatre & film which would take forever to list here!

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (North American)
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • New York City
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • Irish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Essex
    • Lancashire
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • RP
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Yorkshire
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over