Mike Aherne

  • Actor
    Male / London Bedfordshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    56 - 66
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    13st. 5lb (85kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018Father Christmas
Theatre
Father Christmas
Eva Sampson
Lyric Hammersmith / Pins and Needles
Waterside Arts Centre
2017John
Theatre
Beneath the Weeds
Nicholas Pitt
Pub Theatre Festival
Lion and Unicorn
2017Jack
Theatre
Light in Water (R & D)
Steven Atkinson
HighTide Festival Theatre
HighTide
2017Kevin
Online / Digital
Flopples Cookie CoAccenture
2016 - 2017Alfred Salter
Theatre (Tour)
Politic Man
Alison Mead
Three4All Theatre Company
Theatre N16
2015 - 2016Multi Role
Theatre
Down and Out in Paris and London
David Byrne & Kate Stanley
New Diorama Theatre
Pleasance Edinburgh/New Diorama Theatre/GreenwichTheatre
2016Frank/Den/Gamekeeper
Theatre
Last Journey
Elizabeth Freestone/Lekan Lewal
Pentabus Theatre Company
Ludlow/Latitude Festival
2016Jack
Theatre
Light in Water
Elizabeth Freestone
Pentabus Theatre Company
HighTide Festival
2016Greg Evans
Corporate
NHS Expo
Tony Lundon
Spirit Media
2016Warren
Corporate
Pensions Film
Corin Long
Team Spirit
2016Mr Jones
Corporate
Assurant Pitch
James Murphy
Breakfast of Champions
2016Hero
Corporate
Muller
Lindsey Palmer
Linney Group
2016Mike
Corporate
Virgin Media
Lindsey Palmer
Linney Group
2016Harold
Corporate
Pubwatch
Marcus J Richardson
Mini Mammoth
2016Mr Smithers
Corporate
Wellpets
Brittany Woodhall
Groundbreak Productions
2016Mr Smithers
Corporate
Hellpets
Brittany Woodhall
Groundbreak Productions
2016Cowboy
Commercial
Burger King
Fred Rowson
Blink
2015Dad
Online / Digital
Energy Saving Product
Jennifer Morris
Axonn Media
2015Duncan
Theatre
Macbeth
Benjamin Blyth
The Malachites
Rose Theatre Bankside
2014Ken Ayres (u/s)
Theatre
A Small Family Business
Adam Penford
National Theatre Studio
National Theatre
2014Mr Hall
Theatre
Twilight Dancer
Cally Lawrence
No Loss Productions
2014Carer
Rehearsed Reading
Route A76
Audrey Sheffield
National Theatre Studio
National Theatre
2014Narrator
Rehearsed Reading
Something Wicked
Audrey Sheffield
National Theatre Studio
National Theatre
2014Aegeon
Theatre
The Comedy of Errors
Scott Ellis
Merely Players
Cockpit Theatre
2013Gordon
Theatre
For Once
Elizabeth Freestone
Pentabus Theatre Company
2013Narrator
Voiceover
Great British Railway JourneysRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2013Narrator
Voiceover
Vanished Years by Rupert EverettRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2013Ron Summers
TV
Tease
Michael Hopkins
Only Moo
2013Explorer
Commercial
Children in Need Trail
Jonny Campbell
Red Bee Media
2013Patsy
Film (Feature)
The Last Superheroes
Simon Connolly
Not Waving Buut Drowning Films
2013Narrator
Voiceover
Gerald Ronson:Leading From the Front (Audiobook)
Andrew Young
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2013David
Film (Short)
Brace
Alicya Eyo & Sophy Holland
Up and Up Productions
2013Ralph Pittersley
Film (Feature)
Where a Ghost and a Prince Meet...
Neil Jones
Zomball Films
2013Football Commentator
Voiceover
Commercial - Manchester United
Pete Williams
Stay Gold Studios
2012Michael Gunn
Film (Short)
Lost Generation
Tom Brooks
Inspiring Drama
2012Captain Shotover/Mazzini Dunn/Billy Dunn (u/s)
Theatre
Heartbreak House
Richard Clifford
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Festival Theatre
2012Baptista
Theatre
Taming of the Shrew
Anna Ledwich
Chichester Festival Theatre
Theatre on the Fly
2012Shane Solanki
Theatre
Elephant
Hetain Patel & Shane Solanki
Last Mango in Paris
South Bank Centre
2012Andrew Heath
TV
Crimewatch
Mel Rodrigues
BBC
2012Koskov
Film (Short)
Vendetta for a Dead Friend
Neil Jones
Zomball Films
2012Judge
Film (Short)
Release
Ashley David & Nathan Thompson
mini mammot​h films
2012Narrator
Voiceover
The American Crucible
Andrew Young
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2012Dave
Film (Short)
Next Time We Get a Taxi
Danny de Warren
The De Warren Company
2011Inventor
Film (Short)
Nothing in This Life is Free
James Lewis
James Lewis
2011Max/Frank/Chef (u/s)
Theatre
The Kitchen
Bijan Shebani
National Theatre Studio
2011Dolphie
Theatre
Up Out O' the Sea
Ivan Cutting
Eastern Angles
Tour
2011Pirro
Theatre
Emilia Galotti
Richard Beecham
National Theatre Studio
2010Theseus
Theatre
Hippolytus
Andy Brunskill
Tough Theatre
White Bear
2010Gremio/Vincentio
Theatre
The Taming of the Shrew
Lora Davies
Cambridge Shakespeare Company
2010Antonio
Theatre
Twelfth Night
Simon Bell
Cambridge Shakespeare Company
2010Narrator
Voiceover
Simon King's Shetland Diaries
Andy Young
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2010Narrator
Voiceover
And Still the Music PlayedRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2010Bardolph
Theatre
Henry IV Part I & II
Thomas Rushforth
River Productions
The Scoop
2010York
Theatre
Richard II
Maya Gabrielle
River Productions
The Scoop
2010Station Announcer
Commercial
Confused.Com (Guitar)
Harold Einstein
Station Film
2009Storeman
TV
Holby City
Jamie Annett
BBC
2009Inspector
Theatre
Christie in Love
Dan Ayling
Thrill Seeker
Lion and Unicorn
2009Patrick
Theatre
All I Want For Christmas
Dan Coleman
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2009Santa Claus
Online / Digital
Drinkaware Santa
James McAllister
Videojug
2009Terry Weston
Film (Short)
Alpha Male
Simon Mccomb
SM Productions
2009Brian Harding
Theatre
Down Bottle Alley
John Dunne
London Irish Theatre
2008Curnow, a Cornish fisherman
Theatre
Finisterre
Max Webster
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2008Mr Stanley
Theatre
Weapons of Happiness
Nathan Curry
Fabian Productions Ltd
Finborough Theatre
2008Stan Braun, a playwright
Theatre
Army of Reason
James Hammond
Weaver Hughes Ensemble
Theatre 503/Edinburgh Pleasance
2007Old Man/Vassilly(u/s)
Theatre
Philistines
Howard Davies
National Theatre Studio
Lyttleton
2007Tubb/Lobb (u/s)
Theatre
The Hothouse
Ian Rickson
National Theatre Studio
Lyttleton
2007Various
Theatre
Daughters of War (workshop)
Jamie Harper
National Theatre Studio
2006Mittledorf
Theatre
The Beaver Coat
Christopher Rolls
Finborough Theatre
Finborough Theatre
2006Treisure & Gilman
Theatre
Loyalties
Phil Willmott
The Steam Industry
Finborough Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19873yr B A (Hons) DramaLoughborough University

    Additional Skills

    Full driving licence

    Previous career as senior manager in corporate world. Firm grasp of technical concepts.

    Additional Information

    Reviews

    For'Philistines', "first-rate" (FT), "outstanding" (Time Out), "excellently acted ensemble production" (Telegraph).

    For 'Loyalties','spot-on'.(Michael Billington in the Guardian.

    For'The Beaver Coat' 'scrupulously rendered with a light comic touch.' (Time Out)

    For 'Christie in Love'. "terriffic actors..Mike Aherne (is a)manic cop a la Dario Fo".

    I can currently be seen in the new Burger King commercial.

    About me

    Actor. Theatre includes 4 productions at the National Theatre and work for Chichester Festival Theatre, Eastern Angles, New Diorama Theatre and Pentabus. Television includes 'Holby City'. I have also recorded 8 audiobooks.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Black Country
    • Cockney
    • Cornish
    • Devon
    • Dorset
    • Essex
    • Gloucester
    • London
    • Norfolk
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Wiltshire
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Texas
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Scruffy