Nicola Gardner

  • Actor
    Female / Greater Manchester
  • Ethnicity
    Black - African
    Age Range
    46 - 56
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 70cm)
    Weight
    9st. 11lb (62kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Slim
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  • Agent

    Agent
    Leading Role Agency LTD
    Contact
    07455339180
    Website
    www.leadingroleagency.co.uk

    Links

    Personal Website
    www.nicolagardner.com
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Frida
Theatre
Tinder Box - Vignettes
Kayleigh Hawkins
HER Productions
Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester
2019Florence
Film (Short)
A Flourishing Crown
Ndrika Anyika
New Creatives Productions
filmed in Leeds
2019Patience/Sister Richards
Theatre (Tour)
The Community Centre!
John Klark
Gardner Productions
The King's Arms, Manchester, The Continental, Preston & Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre, Edinburgh
2019Patricia
Online / Digital
HIV workshop film.
Kathryn White
Immersive Ltd
2018Manager
Film (Docu)
Care Home Training Film
Luke Bond
BVS Training Ltd
2017Sergeant Hippy
Film (Short)
The Endless Village
Oli Clark
General Public
2016Queen Alonsa
Theatre
The Belfast Tempest
Andrea Montgomery
Terra Nova Productions, Belfast
T13 Titanic quarter, Belfast
2016Patience/Sister Richards
Theatre
The Community Centre
John Klark
Gardner Productions
The International Anthony Burgess Foundation
2015Agie
Film
Consciousness
Emmanuel Fabiyi
Fabiyi Productions
2015Oliviette
Film (Short)
One Word
Caleb Shaffer
Picture Lock Productions
2014Fire Warden
Online / Digital
Fire Safety Management Production
Paddy Garrigan
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013Louise & Maria
Online / Digital
Mental Health Production
Chris Austin
Austin Films
Macdonald Townhouse Hotel
2013Cafe Owner
Film (Short)
Why do I always get them?
Josh Alward
Glasstap Productions
Storrington, Sussex
2013Delia, HR Director
Online / Digital
Team Leading Online Course
Callum O'Connell
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013Manager
Online / Digital
Rights & Responsibilities
Ben Davis
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013Spokeswoman
Online / Digital
Customer Service Skills Production
Paddy Garrigan
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013Doctor
Online / Digital
Mental Health Awareness Production
Ben Davis
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013HR Director
Online / Digital
Job Search & Employability Skills
Callum O'Connell
The Skills Network
Abbey Court, Selby
2013Mum
Corporate
E-Learning Video
Jon Tipler
Tin Cup Productions
Stopford Building, Manchester
2013Grace
Theatre
Ripples in Concrete
Charlie Mortimer
Theatre By Numbers
Lantern Theatre, Liverpool
2013Becks, Geraldine & Cats
Theatre
Verbally Challenged
Paula Simms
Contact Theatre
Contact Theatre, Manchester
2013Voodoo Lady
Commercial
Coastal.com
Dave Schofield
Mo Films
2012Nurse
Film (Docu)
Epilepsy in Prison
Rachel Scott
Theatre in Prisons & Probation
HMP Risley prison
2012Gladys Nyika
Theatre
Mwana
Shabina Aslam
Ankur Theatre Company
Tron & Traverse Theatres
2010Poppy
Radio
Whoopi Goldberg's Country Life
Polly Thomas
BBC Radio
2009Biyot Abdulle
Radio
Number 10
Clive Brill
BBC Radio
2009Safra
Theatre
Rainbow Beach
Hugo Chandor
Rainbow Beach
Hexagon Theatre
2009Gloria, Helena & Florence
Theatre
Sit-com shorts
Gemma Daubney
The Comedy Writers Group
2009Colleen
Radio
Bad by Default
Gary Brown
BBC Radio
2008Florence
Theatre
Florence
Philip Breen
Liverpool Playhouse
2008Sandra/Presenter
Film (Docu)
Action Rain
Reina-Marie Loader
Cinema Humain
Reading
2008Narrator/Mother Nesbitt
Theatre
Mount Misery
Soubize Witte-Decourcy
Eternus Rebellus
Drum Theatre, Birmingham
2008Nurse
TV
Coronation Street
Pip Short
Granada
2007Dr Schubert & Anab
Theatre
Word up! Festival
Montserrat Gili
Contact Theatre
Contact Theatre
2007Ariel
Theatre (Tour)
The Tempest
Barry Rutter
Northern Broadsides
Various Theatres
2007Violet
Radio
Jordan Road
Yve Ngoo
BBC Radio
BBC Newcastle
2006 - 2007La Griotte
Theatre
Call Mr Robeson!
Brian Morgan
Drum Theatre
Drum Theatre, Birmingham
2006 - 2007Joyce
Theatre
Cha! No Excuses
Amanda Huxtable
Yorkshire Women Theatre
2005Sister Theresa
TV
The Royal
John Greening
Yorkshire Television
2005Fontana/Florence/Floella
Theatre
Moist Pam's Aerobic Therapy
Louise Twomey
Newfound Theatre Company
Taurus Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20052 yr. ActingTVI Studios, Los Angeles
    19932 yr. ActingNorth Cheshire Theatre School

    Additional Skills

    I'm also a presenter and have great experience of presenting corporate events, DVD's, seminars, web sites & workshops.

    Additional Information

    I am bilingual (English & French) and I am proficient in all accents of African, African-Caribbean & African-American origin.

    About me

    I am a hard working, inspired actress and I just love to act! I have been a performer since the age of 6 and it is the joy of my life.

    I'm fortunate in being able to enjoy performing in all it's many forms and I've had good successful work in television, radio, theatre, voiceovers and also presenting.

    Please take a look at my web site at www.nicolagardner.com. In addition I have created a comedy show, 'The Community Centre!' and this has had great success. I took the show up to Edinburgh last year. Please take a look at www.thecommunitycentre.net

    I look forward to working with you!

    Acting experience

    6 month tour with Northern Broadsides Theatre Company playing the role of Ariel in The Tempest. 1 month engagement with Terra Nova Theatre Company playing the role of Queen Alonsa in The Tempest. 3 months engagement with Ankur Theatre Company playing the role of Gladys Nyika in Mwana.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Patois
    • West-Indian
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes