Nicci Brighten

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    25 - 35
    Height
    5' 5" (1m 67cm)
    Weight
    7st. 1lb (45kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
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  • Agent

    Agent
    Acclaim Artists
    Website
    www.acclaimartists.com

    Links

    Personal Website
    www.niccibrighten.com
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    @NicciBrighten
    LinkedIn
    @niccibrighten
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Co-Producer
Film (Short)
Sacrifice
Magdalena Herfurtner
Madil Hardis Productions
2018Narrator
Rehearsed Reading
BROKEN SOUL
Sally Essex-Lopresti
Odyssey Theatre
Academy Costumes
2018Helen
Film (Short)
NORA
Dustin Curtis Murphy
Addy Films
2018Agnes
Film (Short)
NO PITY FOR AGNES (post-production)
Ed Cantiello
LPE Films
2018Viola
Film (Student)
TWELFTH NIGHT (post-production)
Yiran Li
London College of Fashion
2018Jessica
Rehearsed Reading
SOCIOPATH
Natalie Daniels
Lift-Off Global Network
Pinewood Studios
2018Jealous Girl
Music Video
THE KING'S PARADE / THE LOOK
Callum Henderson
Clipstone Productions
2018Pamela Todd
Film (Short)
ON THE RIVER
Paul Romero Méndez
Kingship Pictures
2018Jane
Film (Short)
A Doll Distorted
Niall Shukla
North Starships
2017Suzy
Commercial
DUNKIN' DONUTS
Richard Hunter
Odelay Films
2017Hero Girl
Music Video
MARTI PELLOW / MYSTERIOUS
Simon Fowler
Arctic Poppy
2013 - 2017Broadcaster
Presenter
BBC & COMMERCIAL RADIOINRIX Media
2016Hero Girl
Commercial
PILLOW PLAY BRAND FILM
Daniel Miles
Pillow
2016Elsa Flynn
Film (Short)
EXIT STAGE LEFT
Harvey Thornton
Boxlight Productions
2015Laura Wingfield
Theatre
THE GLASS MENAGERIE
Gary Condes
Buckland Theatre Company
2015The Step-Daughter
Rehearsed Reading
SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR
Charles Dorfman
Buckland Theatre Company
2014Muriel Woods
Theatre
1940: BATTLE OF BRITAIN
Lois Joy Bunyan
Paperfeet Theatre Company
Lantern Arts Centre
2014Violette Szabó
Radio
VIOLETTE: THE FIGHT FOR FREEDOM
Geoff Buckingham
Riverside Arts
2014Muriel Woods
Theatre
1940: BATTLE OF BRITAIN
Lois Joy Bunyan
Paperfeet Theatre Company
The White Bear, London
2013Brazilian Student
Film (Short)
CENGAGE EXAM ESSENTIALS
Tom Limb
Tom Dick & Debbie Productions Ltd
2013Hiker
Commercial
KAUFLAND
Summer Agnew
Element E Filmproduktion
2013Voiceover
Commercial
JOSHIV BEAUTY INTERNATIONAL
Sudipto Sarkar
Flame Visuals
2013Witch / Apple Tree
Voiceover
BEWARE OF THE WITCH
Sol Rikweda
Gorilla Productions
2013Evangeline
Film (Short)
The love not taken
Tyler O'Connor
TizRheaD Motion Pictures
2013PresenterLIVE DIRECTING & VISION MIXING
Del Brown
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
2012Lou
Commercial
HOLLAND & BARRETT BRAND FILM
Ian Curtis
MCM Creative Group
2012Portuguese Student
Film (Short)
CENGAGE OUTCOMES
Luke Powell
Tom Dick & Debbie Productions Ltd
2012Michelle
Film (Short)
Shadows
Sol Rikweda
Gorilla Productions
2012Dr. Jones
Film (LB)
JunNk INTERNATIONAL TOUR VIDEO
Samin Sadaat
Centrepiece Films
2012Frappe Girl
Commercial
MCDONALD'S SUNSHINE FRAPPES
Zak Emerson
Blink Productions
2012Maria
Film (Short)
Leave
Gorana Jovanović
Zimmermann Productions
2012Jane
Music Video
PHIL ZIMMERMAN / THE POWER OF LOVE REVAMP
Chris Butler
Big Eye Productions
2012Tranio
Rehearsed Reading
TAMING OF THE SHREW
Madeleine Hutchins
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2012Circus Ringmaster
Music Video
CESARE CREMONINI / IL COMICO (SAI CHE RISATE)
Gaetano Morbioli
Run Multivideo
2012Anna
Rehearsed Reading
LOVE'S COMEDY
Lotte Wakeham
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2012Anya / Holly / Melanie
Radio
HIGHLY STRUNG HANNAH (Series 1, Episodes 2 & 4)
Robert Chantler
Riverside Arts
2011Orlando
Rehearsed Reading
AS YOU LIKE IT
Justin Audibert
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011Desdemona
Rehearsed Reading
OTHELLO
Dan Bird
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011The Dauphin
Rehearsed Reading
HENRY V
Lotte Wakeham
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011Gertrude
Theatre
HAMLET
Ciaran McConville
International Youth Arts Festival
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011Diana
Theatre
THE BEGGAR'S OPERA
Ciaran McConville
Stage2
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011Pansy Parkinson - Body Double and Stand-in
Film (Feature)
HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS: PART 2
David Yates
Warner Bros
2011Marina
Rehearsed Reading
PERICLES
Lotte Wakeham
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2011Cressida
Rehearsed Reading
TROILUS AND CRESSIDA
Lotte Wakeham
Versophiles
Rose Theatre Kingston
2006 - 2011Presenter / DJ
Presenter
BACKSTAGE / SHOWBIZ SIESTA / GLOBAL SOUNDS CAFE
Andy Brown
Radio Wey
2010Madeleine
TV
AGATHA CHRISTIE'S MARPLE: THE SECRET OF CHIMNEYS
John Strickland
ITV
2010Caller 5 / Ensemble
Theatre
OUR TOWN: A KINGSTON STORY
Jamie Harper
Rose Theatre Kingston
2010Pansy Parkinson - Body Double and Stand-in
Film (Feature)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
David Yates
Warner Bros
2010Cocktail Partygoer
Film (Short)
ROSEY CHAN: PAST PRESENT FUTURE (PIANO PIANO FORTE)
Mike Figgis
Hong Kong International Art Fair
2010Girl
Film (Short)
SONY - SRW 9000 PL BRAND FILM
Sean Van Hales
Back To The Wood Films
2009Pansy Parkinson - Body Double and Stand-in
Film (Feature)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
David Yates
Warner Bros
2009Bohemian Artist
Commercial
MICHAEL VAN CLARKE LONDON ACADEMY: HAIRDRESSING PERCEPTIONS
Nic Cornwall
MCM PRODUCTIONS
2008PresenterLIVE DIRECTING & VISION MIXING
Del Brown
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
2008Victorian Steampunk Guitarist
Music Video
FIVE FOOT FROG / PLEASURE YOU
Wesen Teshome
noMAD.arts
2008Portia Mercedes
Radio
THE FALL & RISE OF PORTIA
Robert Chantler
Play On Wey Productions
2008Live Broadcast Presenter
Presenter
LOVE YOUR HOME SHOW
Colin Tunnicliffe
Red Events
2008Voiceover
Radio
LOVE YOUR HOME SHOW
Colin Tunnicliffe
107.8 FM Radio Jackie
2008Student Nurse
TV
Holby Blue
Martin Hutchings
BBC
2007Mandy (Piers Halston's PA)
TV
THE BILL (Series 23, Episode 554: Love, Lies and Limos)
James Larkin
ITV
2007Travel and Weather Reporter
Presenter
BROOKLANDS FM
Graham Laycock
Brooklands Radio
2007Cariad (Welsh Harpist)
TV
Grown Ups
Ben Kellett
BBC
2006Married Costume Assistant
TV
Extras
Ricky Gervais
BBC
2005Schoolgirl
Theatre
AN INSPECTOR CALLS (UK Tour)
Stephen Daldry
PW Productions
Theatre Royal Windsor
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    201516 Week Intensive Meisner ProgramThe Actors' Temple
    20081 yr. ActingMethod Studio
    20071 yr. Part-time Acting, Singing and Dance TrainingGuildford School of Acting
    20061 yr. Diploma in Popular Music Performance - Vocals (Distinction)Tech Music School - BIMM
    20056 yr. Part-time Musical Theatre SchoolItalia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts

    Additional Skills

    Experienced at Climbing, Horse-riding, Martials Arts, Poi, Pole Dancing, Scuba Diving, Skiing, Snowboarding, Surfing, Swimming, Yoga.

    Trained in Autocue, Role-Play, Improvisation, Sight Reading.

    Additional Information

    In 2015, Nicci undertook an intensive 16 week Meisner training at The Actors Temple, London with Gary Condes. Since then, she has continued to attend weekly classes and workshops in the technique.

    She is an experienced and versatile voice artist. Her Mandy Voices profile can be found at (mandy.com/uk/voice-artist/nicci-brighten).

    Nicci is also a professional singer with a Diploma in Popular Music Performance - Vocals (Distinction) from the Tech Music School - BIMM.

    She received the Rose Theatre Kingston Award for Exceptional Performance as Gertrude in the all female cast of Hamlet at the International Youth Arts Festival, July 2011.

    About me

    Nicci is a born and bred Brit actress with Portuguese-German heritage, who brings effortless charm to everything she does.

    Whether portraying Edward Fox's unfaithful young wife in AGATHA CHRISTIE'S MARPLE or giving an award-winning performance as Gertrude in an all female cast of HAMLET at the International Youth Arts Festival, Nicci is forging a successful career on stage and screen.

    Currently, Nicci has several films hitting the festival circuit:

    She stars as Jane in psychological horror A DOLL DISTORTED by award-winning director Niall Shukla. Official Selections for the film include the Méliès d'Argent Short Film Competition, BAFTA recognised Aesthetica Film Festival, FilmQuest Festival, HÕFF Festival, Grossmann Fantastic Film and Wine Festival, Post Mortem Film Festival, Snake Alley Film Festival and a Jury Nomination for Best Short Film at HXFF. See the teaser trailer here (vimeo.com/247055652).

    Nicci plays Helen in NHS70 film NORA, premiering at the BFI IMAX on August 21 2018. The teaser trailer is available at (nora70.com).

    She can be seen as Pamela Todd in thriller ON THE RIVER, which screened at the Court Métrage - Short Film Corner - Festival de Cannes 2018. For more information on the film go to (ontherivermovie.com).

    Nicci has also appeared in numerous commercials, both in the UK and globally, for major brands including McDonald's and Kaufland in Germany. In 2017, Nicci became the face of couples relationship app Pillow (youtu.be/fY1LQNCEY1Y). Most recently, she played the role of Suzy in an online advertising campaign for Dunkin' Donuts at the London Marathon (youtu.be/LKkiOslm8x4). The print campaign can be viewed here (martinagency.com/work/marathon-motivator).

    Catch her alongside singer Marti Pellow in the promotional artwork for his album MYSTERIOUS (martipellowofficial.co.uk/album-mysterious) and in the latest music video for 'The Look' by The King's Parade (youtu.be/1dyWXvjQp2o).

    Share in her story at niccibrighten.com.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Mandarin
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    • Piano
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Posh
    • Sexy
    • Wholesome
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • French
    • Mexican
    • Polish
    • Portuguese
    • Portuguese (Brazilian)
    • Russian
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    • Equity
    • Musicians Union (UK)
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Essex
    • Estuary English
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Tap
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over