Michael Aston

  • Actor
    Male / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    49 - 59
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    12st. 8lb (80kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
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  • Links

    IMDB
    IMDB
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Larry Sanderson
TV
East Enders (televised 10/03/2020)BBC
Toby Frow
2019Judge George Xavier Sullivan
Theatre
The Party
Michael Park
Pilgrim Productions
Bread and Roses Theatre , Clapham, London SW4
2019Guiseppe
Film
The Hit Man's Wife's Bodyguard
Patrick Hughes
Hit Man 2 Productions Ltd
London Metropolitan Studios
2018 - 2019Joshua
Film (Feature)
Ich War Noch Niemals in New York
Philipp Stölzl
UFA Fiction Productions GmbH
Bulgaria
2018Captain Michel Asseline
TV
Air Crash Confidential 3
Lou Westlake
World Media Rights
Various locations UK
2017Narrator
Voiceover
Move Over T. Rex, National Geographic
Ed Harwell
Sun King Media
Studios in Birmingham
2017Audio book narrator
Voiceover
Rehab
Ed Harwell
Mercury Group
Studios in Birmingham
2017various characters
Theatre
Variety Show
Kay Carmen
Concert Artistes' Association
Club for Actors, London
2016 - 2017Chief Anderson
Film (Feature)
Three Dots and a Dash
Valipa Venkat Kiran
Wordsmith Entertainment
Various London and West of London
2016 - 2017The General
Film (Feature)
Redcon 1
Chee Keong Cheung
Intense Productions Ltd & Apocalypse Productions
The Old Town Hall, Bromley, Kent
2016Al Duncan
TV
Lodgers
Keni Ogunlola
ecinemaLIVE
London
2016Cardiologist
Corporate
Acute Heart Failure Management
Ginny Di Bernardo
Medscape
West London Studios
2016Various Character Performances
Theatre
Variety Show
Kay Carmen
Concert Artistes' Association
Club for Actors, London
2016Col James Grant MI5
Film (Feature)
The Offering
Julian Bushell
Filmography
Old Crown Courts, Sutton
2014 - 2015Alan Wilson SIS MI6
Film (Feature)
Time Rush
David Zirilli
Stunt Power Films
2014 - 2015Met Police Commissioner Chris Williams
Film (Feature)
1000 Dreams
N T Nantha
Lakxshanna Pictures
London
2014Steven Johnson
Film (Feature)
The Newspaper
Jordan Kensington
Invincible Group (IEG Global)
2014Keith Canadian Parent
Film (Feature)
Beneath The Skin
Aaron Ellis & Michael Collins
New World Cinema
Ascot
2014Russian Gangster Lawyer
Film (Feature)
White Collar Hooligans 3
Paul Tanter
Press on Features
2014Myself as having been a victim in a previous episode of Midsummer Murders
TV
The Alan Titchmarsh Show
Dino Charalambous
Spun Gold TV
ITV Studios London
2013Presenter / MD
Presenter
Mastercard European Conference
Nigel Bennett
Mastercard Europe
Rome, Italy
2013Presenter / Director
Presenter
Directors Duties
David Allison
University of Law
University of Law, London
2013Presenter / Manager
Presenter
Job Interview Techniques
Tayla Goodman
London Fire Brigade
London LFB HQ
2013Presenter / Manager
Presenter
Job Interview Techniques
Tayla Goodman
John Lewis
John Lewis Partnership, London
2013Head Teacher
Online / Digital
Spaniards in London Series 2
Javier Moreno Caballero
spaniardsinlondon.com
2013Officer Charles
Film (Short)
Corrupt
Ashley Defoe
Ashley Defoe
2012Charles Drexler
Film (Feature)
The Haunting of Harry Payne
Martyn Pick
EQ Films Ltd
Norfolk
2011Bernard the Butler to Lex Luthor jr
Film (Feature)
Superman: Requiem
Gene Fallaize
Cupsogue Pictures (UK)
Stanmere House Stanmere Park Brighton
2011Lead Barrister for 7/7 Bombings
TV
ITN London Tonight News Special
Rags Martell
ITN News Limited
ITN Gray's Inn Road Studios London
2011Louis Moorfield Investigative Journalist
Presenter
The Bassano Tapes
Dave Rowan
Dizzydollface
Bolton & Bassano Del Grappa Itally
2011Trinity Lighthouse Keeper
Presenter
Trinity Lighthouse Trust
Tim Willrich
D J Willrich Limited
Spectrocom Studios London
2011The Businessman
Film (Short)
Demography
Mark Tower
Flynn Entertainment
Essex & London
2011MOD Desk Officer
Film (Docu)
UFO, National Geographic
Sean Grundy
Pioneer
2011Chef & Bar Waiter
Commercial
Brittany Ferries
Sven Harding
The Gate Films
France
2010The Banker
Commercial
BBC 4 Justice ident
Bridget Cornwell
Red Bee Media
2010Father
Commercial
BBC 1 Christmas Ident
Chris Balmond
Red Bee Media
2010General Haynes
Film (Short)
Five Star
Ray Janjua & Shen Mufti
Right Eye Productions
2010French General Roffe
Corporate
Project Promotion
JT
Catch Films
2010Richard
Film (Short)
Waiting for a stranger
Jacob Migicovsky
Lucid Films
East Grinstead
2010Bad Jack
Film (Short)
The White Room
Paul Mc Neilly
Bubble & Squeek
2010Club Compare
Music Video
Jazzbit ,Yolanda be Cool / Sing, Sing, Sing
Ben Peters
Luti Media
Jazz Cafe, London
2010Jazz Club Card Player
Music Video
Phil Astles Band – This One Goes to Twelve / This One Goes to Twelve
Lester Cockerill and Dom Fisher
Cockerill & Fisher
2010Business Executive
Commercial
Eurostar - Let Your Mind Explore
Dan Lowe
Partizan
Eurostar train London to Brussels
2010Managing Director
Presenter
Culture World – English language video
Jenny Lovel
Macmillan Publishers Ltd
2010Father of Family
Corporate
Samsung Engineering Training video
Alan Lee
Uber Creative Ltd
2010The Executive Client
Corporate
Barclays Capital - Frozen Assets
Peter Litten & Malcolm Davies
Cheerful Scout
2010Derek the Father
Film (Short)
Fingers
Andrew Sommerville
Sommerville
2010Pall bearer
TV
The Morgana Show
Matt Lamont
Running Bare Pictures
Channel 4 - London
2010John Button
Film (Student)
London Life 2010
Daniel Browne
LDN Productions
2010Doctor Hornby
Theatre
'A Kind of Alaska', by Harold Pinter
Alexandra Schaller & Carmen Ho
The Cochrane Theatre, in association with Central Saint Martins
The Cochrane Theatre London
2009Main protagonist character in book
Commercial
David Baldacci’s book First Family – commercial
Martin Root
Root
Channel Five USA - London
2009Detective Inspector Taylor
Film (Student)
Captive
Andy Yates
Captive 7- Ravensbourne College
Ravensbourne College, Kent
2009The Stranger
Film (Short)
Harsh Living
Obi Ilodobi
Liberated Films
South London
2009John Stafford
Film (Student)
Nameless
Warren Williams
Film & TV Fiction 2009 University of Hertfordshire
University of Hertfordshire
2009Nick
Film (Short)
Blank
Juan Pablo Sarmiento
Cazuela Productions
North London
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Devising Master ClassRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
    Character Master ClassRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
    Voice Master ClassRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
    Radio Drama Master ClassRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
    Stanislavski MasterclassRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
    Voice OverSoho Studios, London
    Stage Combat Skills (Swords)Nobel Training Solutions Ltd; Cardiff
    Stage Combat & Krav Maga Fighting SkillsNobel Training Solutions Ltd; Cardiff
    Advanced Acting Courses and WorkshopsThe Actors Guild
    Advanced Acting Courses and WorkshopsThe Actors Centre, London
    Acting WorkshopsJon Campbell Acting Classes, London
    2 yr. ActingTranslantic Films - Westminster Kingsway College, London London

    Additional Skills

    Equestrian Show Jumping, Cross Country, Mounted Skill-at-Arms

    Sub Aqua Diver - BSAC Class II Open Water Diver & PADI Rescue.

    Work/life experience & skills include

    Projects and events organiser and manager. Actor, presenter, producer and compare. Manager and management consultant. City finance - foreign currency trader - commercial insurance broker. Paralegal. Local government management. Qualified Trainer/Lecturer.Specialist acting experience : green screen presenter; full studio green screen actor: full studio green screen actor in 3D ; acting for motion capture camera, Stage Combat.

    Additional Information

    Gold, Silver and Bronze medalist representing Great Britain as a member of the British Equestrian Team in the Mounted skill at arms international contests at the Masters International Games in Pretoria, South Africa 2001.

    About me

    I am an experienced Method Actor, Presenter, Producer and have appeared in a number of Feature films (IMDB) and on TV.

    A Member of Equity with a wide emotive range and control, a natural for powerful roles and I relish exercising my skills playing a wide and varied range of parts : from father figure, to professional person, law enforcement officer , to hardened and violent criminal, demon.I also have a very good sense of humour and comedy timing. I am experienced in films, theatre, TV and web commercials, corporate and training videos including professional role playing.

    Being masters degree educated, I am professional and reliable and a team player. I am an experienced horseman and having been trained in cavalry skills I am also a proficient instructor in mounted skill at arms. I have been placed in the ribbons at many equestrian competitions over the years. My experience includes having designed, performed and given commentary at public shows in mounted skill at arms displays and mounted parades.

    I have undertaken advanced training in TV and screen acting classes in London including stage & film combat. I continue to do workshops at the Actors' Centre in London and the Actors' Guild.

    I am also on Spotlight www.spotlight.com/ **contact removed** www.uk.castingcallpro.com/cv/michael.aston1and www.starnow.co.uk/michaelaston

    Acting experience

    Training includes Drama at High School, two years of intense course in acting for camera with advanced specialist American coach in London, theatre workshops with theatre director London, and also at the Actors' Centre London, TV presenter in studio and outside broadcasting London, Acting and radio drama Master Classes at RADA London.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Italian
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Arabic
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • German
    • Indian
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Russian
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • London
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Motion Capture
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV