Michael Forrest

  • Actor
    Male / Cumbria
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    52 - 62
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 68cm)
    Weight
    12st. 4lb (78kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015 - 2020Uncle Albert & Del Boy
Theatre (Tour)
Delboy & Rodney Dinner Show
Michael Wilson Green
LaughLines
Nationwide Major Theatre Tours
2012 - 2020Various patient roles
Role Play
General Medical Council
Danielle Brown
Professional Role Players Ltd
2011 - 2020Defendent
Role Play
Barrister Training
Paul Lansfear
BPP Law School
2019Barry Badger
Film (Short)
Fargate
Sally Cancello
Northern Sole/BFI
2019Bob
Film (Short)
Tyresome
Theresa Varga
Afrotree Productions
2018 - 2019Eddie Waring
Theatre (Tour)
Playing The Joker
Rod Dixon
Red Ladder
Red Ladder Theatre Tour
2014 - 2019Lt Gruber & Herr Flick
Theatre
Michael Wilson-Green
Michael Wilson Green
LaughLines
Various Nationwide Theatres
2014 - 2019Baldrick, Melchett & Flash Heart
Theatre
Edmund & Co Blackadder Dinner Show
Michael Wilson Green
LaughLines
Various Nationwide Theatres
2013 - 2018Manuel
Theatre (Tour)
Fawlty Towers Dinner Show
Michael Wilson-Green
LaughLines
Various Nationwide Theatres
2017Bus Driver
TV
Coronation Street
Nickie Lister
ITV
Media City
2017Head of Governors
TV
Ackley Bridge
Jon East
Forge for Channel 4
St Catherine Catholic School Halifax
2016Freddie
Theatre
Birthday Greetings, Bottle of Wine
Brainne Edge
Comedy Sportz
Kings Arms Salford
2015 - 2016Alderman Fitzwarren
Theatre
Dick Whittington & His Cat
Phil Shepherd
Lamproom Theatre Company
Lamproom Theatre Barnsley
2015Lester Nelson
Theatre
Way Back Home
Barry Ryan English
Hebden Shorts
Hebden Little Theatre
2015Pete
Film (Short)
What's It All About
Sally Cancello
Triple Salco
2015Dad (male lead)
Theatre (Tour)
Secret Diaries
Rachel Moorhouse
Art with Heart
National Tour Major Theatres
2014Darren
Theatre
Box
Brainne Edge
Comedy Sportz
24:7 Theatre Manchester
2014Shemr
Theatre
Hurr
Javaad Alipoor
Northern Lines
Theatre in the Mill
2014Chris
Theatre
Don't leave me now
Jeni Draper
New End Theatre
Frazer Theatre Knaresborough
2014Dad
Theatre
Secret Diaries
Rachel Moorhouse
Art With Heart
Square Chapel Halifax
2012 - 2014Various employees
Corporate
Assertiveness Training
Guy Pocock
Lakes Training Solutions
2013Sean Newland
Theatre
Hole
Javaad Alipoor
Northern Lines
Bradford Centenary Square
2013Paul
TV
Trying Again
Ian Fitzwilliam
Avalon Television Ltd
2013Adolf Hitler
Theatre (Tour)
Churchill
Dick Bonham
New End Theatre Beyond
Leeds Carriageworks
2013Head Gardner
Commercial
Wentworth Castle Gardens
Avram Buchanan
Limehouse
Shibden Hall
2013Cyclist (with 8 lines!)
TV
Coronation Street
John Anderson
ITV
2012 - 2013Ding Don
Film (Feature)
Bremner
Jason Lumsden
ACHE & Leeds Films
2012 - 2013Dad
Theatre
Secret Diaries of a Teenage Queer
Sarah Evans
Art with Heart
Contact Theatre Manchester
2012Mouse King/Astrologer/King Frederick
Theatre
The Nutcracker
Sian Murray
Role With It Productions
Town Hall Hebden Bridge
2012Graham
Theatre
Chip in the Sugar
Michael Forrest
Turtleback Theatre
Kirkby Lonsdale Institute
2012Brian/Martin
Theatre
Carrot
Fliss Pocock
Old Laundry Theatre Company
Storrs Hall Hotel Windermere
2012Albert Corby
Theatre
Jerusalem Tango
Olivia Rowe
New End Theatre
The Arts Depot
2012Albert Corby
Theatre
Jerusalem Tango
Olivia Rowe
New End Theatre Beyond
Leeds Carriageworks Theatre
2011 - 2012Jonah, Mack & Peter
Corporate
UK Coal
Matt Brown
Theatre& Ltd
2011Woody
Theatre
Arid Land
Madeleine O'Reilly
Hull Truck
Hull Truck Theatre
2011Husband in Car
Commercial
Bet Fred (with Helen Chamberlain)
Rob Scapello
The Gate Films
2011Male Roles
Role Play
Assertiveness Training
Guy Pocock
Lakes Training Solutions
SLDC
2011Chubb
Theatre
Single Spies (A Question of Attribution)
Richard Foster
Brewery Theatre Company
Kendal Brewery Arts
2011Donovan
Film (Student)
Skimming Stones
Zachary Carl Ord
Jump Films
2011Barnes
Musical
Miser the Musical
Anthony Steven
Miser the Musical
West walls Theatre Carlisle
2011Bruce
Film (Short)
Motionless
Oli Rothwell
Northern Monster
2011Gordon
Theatre
Last Tango in Little Grimley
Fliss Pocock
Old Laundry Theatre
Storrs Hall Hotel
2011Sidney Hopcroft
Theatre
Absurd Person Singular
Fliss Pocock
Old Laundry Theatre Company
Staveley Roundhouse
2011Phil
Theatre
Brassed Off
Barbara Springthorpe
Outsiders Theatre Company
Ulverston Coro Hall Theatre
2011John (Lead)
Film (Short)
Korean War Vet
Jay Middleton
Penny Dreadful Film Co
Preston
2011Mal (Male Lead)
Film (Student)
Lily
John Housley
Paracosm
Carlisle
2010Paul
Film (Short)
Full Fat
Alex Stone
Reel Ale
Prreston
2010DCS (Main Male Supporting)
Film (Student)
Boxset of trophies
Daniel Duffy
University of York
On location York
2010Father Essam (Main Support)
Film (Short)
Revelations
Simon Fielder
Rise Against Media
Carlisle
2010PresenterGeneric Website Presentations
Darren Conway
Morph Films
Morph Films Lancaster
2010Father (Male Lead)
Film (Short)
Shimmer
Aidan Haley
Aidan Haley Films
2010Roy and ensemble
Theatre
Two
Judith Notely
Brewery Theatre Company
Kendal Brewery
2010Mad Dad
Music Video
Seven Stars / In My Love
Mark Cheung
Rise Against Media
Carlisle
2010Dad
Film (Student)
Clarity
Danielle Smith
Steal Dream Productions
Newcastle
2010George Budding (lead)
Film (Short)
Grow
Jim Martin
Digital Milk Productions
Liverpool/Leyland/Manchester/Ormskirk
2010Lawrence (male lead)
Theatre
Abigails Party
Fliss Pocock
Staveley Roundhouse
Staveley
2009Joe
Theatre
Skinned
Trish Gordon
Brewery Theatre Company
Kendal Brewery
2009Roger Watson
Theatre
The Danny Crowe Show
Alexandra Legouix
Trapdoor Productions
Henley Festival
2009Caribou (lead)
Film (Short)
Pressures
Aidan Haley
Aidan Haley Productions
Hebden Bridge
2009Shopowner
Film (Student)
This is Noir Suicide
Adam Culshaw
UCLAN
2009Brian 'Serial Killer' Caretaker
TV
Lunch Monkeys
Matt Lipsey
Channel K for BBC
Stockport
2009Roger Watson
Theatre
The Danny Crowe Show
Kate Shenton
Trapdoor Productions
Barons Court Theatre London
2009Sebastien Lecreole (Lead)
Theatre
Nude With Violin
Pat Timewell
Outsiders Theatre Company
Ulverston Coronation Hall Theatre
2009Len West (Lead)
Theatre
The Winterling
Trevor MacFarlane
Nurture Theatre Manchester
Nexus Arts Cafe
2008Don
Film (Student)
Cairnfell
John Gallagher
Drury Lane Productions
Accrington
2008Mr Robinson
Theatre
The Graduate
Kate Shenton
Blue Dye Productions
Edinburgh Fringe Roxburgh
2008Frank
Film (Student)
The Old Switcheroo
Kris Draper
Bucks Media
Fleetwood
2008Male Lead
TIE
Restorative Practice
Karen Roberts
Clic/Paul Nicholas
Various Schools
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011Post Graduate ActingSecond City Chicago
    2008Post Graduate ActingActors Studio

    Additional Skills

    Stand up comedian.

    Writer.

    Additional Information

    Nude With Violin - 'Michael Forrest led a strong cast with a superb performance that revelled in Coward's one liners' NWMail

    Danny Crowe Show - 'Michael Forrest almost stole the show with a touching cameo performance' Remotegoat

    January 2011 Winner of Monologueslam Manchester (one minute and improv)

    About me

    Spotlight profile www.spotlight.com/ **contact removed** including spotlight showreel

    Been a professional actor for 12 years and full time professional actor for the last 7 years.

    I've recently completed two British film Institute films Fargate and Tiresome which are being released this year. Last year I toured in a three hander Playing The Joker for Red Ladder Theatre. TV appearances include repeat Coronation St; Ackley Bridge; Trying Again & Lunch Monkeys.

    Industry Awards

    2011 Winner of Monologueslam Manchester (one minute and improv)

    Acting experience

    Trained at:

    Second City Chicago

    Actors Studio Manchester, LAMDA and Cartwright Drama

    Spotlight profile www.spotlight.com/ **contact removed** including spotlight showreel

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • German
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Texas
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Czech
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Hull
    • Lancashire
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • Yorkshire
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV