Nigel Harris

  • Actor
    Male / Nottinghamshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    66 - 75
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 68cm)
    Weight
    14st. (89kg)
    Hair Colour
    White
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Large

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019But it is Nigel Harris' towering Shylock that grounds this strong production.
The Derby Telegraph
ashrowtheatre.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Narrator
Radio
Muslim Hands appeal
Zinedine Adeel
Tribal Trumpet
The Nest, Derby
2014Shylock
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Guy Evans
Ashrow Theatre Co.
Derby Guildhall
2014Chasuble
Theatre
The Importance Of Being Earnest
Guy Evans
Ashrow Theatre Co.
Derby Guildhall
2013Jack
Film (Student)
Headphone Jack
Catherine Haynes
Confetti
Nottingham & Leicester
2013Protagonist
Film (Student)
Civvy Street
Matt Worthington
University of Worcester
Whitney-on-Wye
2012Participant
Workshops
Graduation Film WorkshopUniveristy of Lincoln
University of Lincoln
2012Marvin
TV
Doctors (Series 14, Ep. 120)
Adrian Bean
BBC
2012Judge William Heath
Theatre
Night of 16th January
Jane Moriarty
Half Door Theatre Company
The White Bear
2011Patient with Alzheimers
Role Play
OSCE ExamsNottingham University
Nottingham University
2011Paedophile
Role Play
Royal College of Psychiatry
Phill Doulton
Professional Role Players Ltd
Don Valley Stadium
2011Santa Claus
TV
Lapland
Catherine Morshead
BBC
2010Cogg
Commercial
Nintendo DS - Professor Layton and the Unwound Future
Twin
Dawson
Prague
2010Alchoholic
Film (Student)
Red Arrow
William McNamara
Bill Films & Derby University
2010Nigel
Film (Student)
Nigel
Joe McGowan
Confetti
2010Van Helsing
Theatre
Dracula
Carol Vincent-Smythe
Plough Community Theatre
The Plough Arts Centre
2009Orazio Gentileschi
Theatre
Taliswoman
Heather Taylor
Raison D'etre Theatre Company
Leicester Guildhall
2009Dennis Peck
Theatre (Tour)
Superbugs
Marie McCarthy
Lightning Ensemble
Hackney
2009Friar Lawrence
Theatre
Shakespeare's Birthday Celebration
Marie McCarthy
Lightning Ensemble
The Globe Theatre
2007Billy Bones / Captain Smollett
Theatre
Treasure IslandBirmingham Stage Co.
Old Birmingham Rep
2007Leonato
Theatre
Much Ado About Nothing
Kim Gillespie
Central Line Touring
Lichfield Garrick
2007John Chance
Film (Student)
Pre - Dawn
Sam Olly
Carlisle Institute for the Arts
2006Hugga
Theatre
Zig & More
Susannah Tresilian
Envision Theatre
John Thaw Studio, Manchester
2006Orgon
Theatre
Tartuffe
Kim Gillespie
Central Line Touring
The Garrick Theatre, Lichfield
2006Tramp
Film (Feature)
Control
Anton Corbijn
Northsee Limited
2005Boniface
Theatre
The Beaux Stratagem
Kim Gillespie
Central Line Touring
The Garrick Theatre, Lichfield
1999Col. Melket
Theatre (Tour)
Black Comedy
John Strehlow
New Triad Theatre Company
1999Birdboot
Theatre (Tour)
The Real Inspector Hound
John Strehlow
New Triad Theatre Company
1999Pedro Gaillo
Theatre
Divine Words
Fiona O'Connor
St. John's Mill Theatre, Killarney, Ireland
St. John's Mill
1997Provost
Theatre
Measure For Measure
David Salter
Word of Mouth Media Productions
The Cockpit Theatre
1996Finger amputee
Film (Student)
The Waiting Room
Asif Kapadia
Royal College of Art Film School
1996Actor in Peter Greenaway's Installation
Workshops
Spellbound Art & Film
Peter Greenaway
Hayward Gallery
Hayward Gallery
1996Finger amputee
Film (Student)
The Waiting Room
Asif Kapadia
Royal College Of Art
1995Harry (clip from "The Bill")
TV
BAFTA Awards Program
not known
BBC
1994Peter Hawkins/Coachman/Mr. Swales/Simmons
Theatre
Dracula
Jonathan Rigby
Jonathan Rigby
Etcetera Theatre
1994Adam/Duke Frederick
Theatre
As You Like It
Patrick Tucker
The Original Shakespeare Company
The Barbican Centre
1993 - 1994Col. Pickering
Theatre (Tour)
Pygmalion
John Strehlow
New Triad Theatre Company
1994Harry
TV
The Bill (Darkness Before Dawn)
Nick Laughland
London Weekend
1993Cyrillo
Theatre
The Mask and the Face
Dee Hart
The Village Theatre Company
The Production Village, Cricklewood
1993Agrippa/Soothsayer & al.
Theatre (Tour)
Antony & Cleopatra
John Strehlow
New Triad Theatre Company
1992Gallery Director
Film (Student)
The Restoration
Sam May
Central St. Martin's Film School
1990Prison Guard
Film (Short)
Prisoner
Barney Edwards
Amnesty
The London Palladium
1989Professor Knaatch
Theatre
Man or Beast
Charles Savage
Act One Theatre Company
Kensington Tavern, Russell Gardens, W14
1989Egeon/Dr. Pinch
Theatre
The Comedy of Errors
Desmond Maurer
Argonaut Theatre Company
The Reingold Club (off Oxford St., London)
1989Duke Senior/Duke Frederick
Theatre
As You Like It
Keith Myers
Argonaut Theatre Company
The Reingold Club (off Oxford St., London)
1989Rev. William Angelis
Film (Student)
Sanctuary
Giles Llewellyn-Thomas
Bournemouth Media School
1989Rev. Timms
Theatre (Tour)
Postman Pat's Happy Days
Charles Savage
Layston Productions
1989Giuanin Micheluzzi
Film (Feature)
The Voice of the Moon
Federico Fellini
Cecci-Gori
1988Charles/Janes
Theatre
Tom & Viv
Mark Caven
Act One Theatre Company
The Albion, Churchfield Rd, W3
1988Senior C.I.D. Officer
Film (Student)
The Brighton End
Christine Raarup
London Film School
1986Boldwood
TIE
Far From The Madding Crowd
Chris Barton
Snap People's Theatre Trust
1986Dr. Sloman/Ironmask/Asylum Director
Theatre
Black Notes
Alec Bell
Pentameters Theatre
Pentameters Theatre, NW3
1985Self
TV
Arts in Peril
not known
ITV
1985Thomas
Theatre (Tour)
The Cuckoo
Adrian Harris
Pocket Theatre Cumbria
The Brewery Arts Theatre, Kendal & tour
1985Marcus Aurelius
TIE
Roman Day
Chris Barton
Snap People's Theatre Trust
Harlow Roman Temple Site (& schools)
1984Von Koren
Theatre
The Duel
Hugh Barnes
T.O.A.D.S.
Edinburgh Fringe
1983Jerry
Theatre
The Zoo Story
Brige Biddell
New Approach Theatre Company
The Approach Tavern, Bethnal Green
1983Job Anderson
Theatre
Treasure Island
Michael Boyd
Sheffield Theatres
The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
1982Mac
Theatre
Theatre Royal
Clive Perry
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
1982RAF Police Corporal
Theatre
Chips With Everything
Peter Farago
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
1982Abb
Theatre
The Triumph of Death
Peter Farago
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Brum Studio
1981Tubal/Lorenzo
Theatre (Tour)
The Merchant of Venice
Patrick Tucker
Vanessa Ford Productions
1980The Journeyman (Wandering Jew character created by conflating of Barker, Jew & Apprentices
Theatre (Tour)
Woyzeck
Neil Johnson
Foco Novo
Lyric Studio, Hammersmith & tour
1979Doctor
Theatre
The Atheist's Tragedy
Ed Thomason
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
1979Salanio / Old Gobbo
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Ed Thomason
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
1979Sam Clegthorpe
Theatre
Jumpers
Ed Thomason
Sheffield Theatres
The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
1978Military bystander/tramp
Theatre
Pygmalion
Clive Perry
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
1978Senator/servant/soldier/delegate
Theatre
Othello
Peter Farago
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
1978Moriarty
TIE
The Mystery at Murdstone Manor
Robert Cooper
Locomotive
1978Hooky Walker
TV
Strangers (Friends in High Places)
Bill Gilmour
Granada
1977Narrator / Rumplestiltskin
TIE
Rumplestiltskin
Ken Vaughan
Scottish Children's Theatre Company
1976Reporter
Theatre
Are You Now Or Have You Ever Been ...?
Rhys McConnochie
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Brum Studio
1976Peter Loungel
TV
Stargazy on Zummerdown
Michael Ferguson
BBC
1975Alfred's back legs
TV
Toad of Toad Hall
not known
BBC
Pebble Mill Studios, Birmingham
1975Alfred's back legs / Squirrel / Weasel
Theatre
Toad of Toad Hall
Peter Dews
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19772 yr. ActingBirmingham Theatre School
    1971PhilosophyNottingham University

    Additional Skills

    Swimming

    Cycling

    Additional Information

    See Wikipedia

    About me

    External Affairs Chairman, Nott'm University Students Union 1969-1971

    Equity posts held: Deputy (often),South West Area Cttee, London Area Ctte, Midlands Area Cttee (Vice-chair and Chairman),East Midlands Variety Branch Secretary,Small-scale Theatre Ctte, Independent Theatre Arts Cttee, Subsidised Theatre Working Party & Negotiating Team, Commercial Theatre Working Party & Negotiating Team.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Italian
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Black Country
    • Cockney
    • Northern England
    • RP
    • Welsh, Standard
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    Facial Characteristics
    • Beard
    • Moustache
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Scruffy