Ruth Redman

  • Actor
    Female / Surrey
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    49 - 55
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    9st. 6lb (60kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2016Redman gives a performance that is convincing and moving in equal measure...we are with her throughout.
Dionne Farrell
Pubtheatres1.tumblr.com
2016Nuanced performance as strong willed woman who deep down is smarting, whose confidence is shaken periodically by moments of lucidity
Michael Davis
femalearts.com
2015Ruth Redman is flawless in this classic one woman show, at turns heart-wrenching and heart-warming, and fearless throughout
Joel Adams
Theargus.co.uk
2015A compelling Ruth Redman brings a cool self possession to the mysterious Mrs Erlynne that masks a deep sadness
Tom Wicker
timeout.com
2015Ruth Redman as Rosaline's mother exudes regal charm while also having a believable authoritative stage presence
Michael Davis
femalearts.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Teresa (Lead)
Film (Short)
'Love Lies
Lucy Linger
Linger Longer Films
2017Audiobook narrator
Voiceover
'Jane Austen at Home' (Lucy Worsley)
David Roper
Heavy Entertainment Ltd
Heavy Entertainment
2017Amanda Wingfield (Understudy)
Theatre
The Glass Menagerie
John Tiffany
Ambassadors Theatre Group
Duke of York's Theatre
2016 - 2017Queen Elizabeth 1
Site Specific
Christmas scenes for Hampton Court
Tom Latter
The Historic Royal Palaces
Hampton Court Palace
2016Maria
Rehearsed Reading
The Other Island
Matthew Gould
TKD Productions
Etc Theatre Camden
2016Anna
Theatre
Time and Time Again
Ron Palmer
Kent Rep
Hever Castle Theatre
2016Boss
Commercial
Holiday Inn Express
Steve Reeves
Another Film Company
2016Astrid
Theatre
Such Art, Such Beauty
Lucy Linger
Threadbare Theatre Company
The Old Crown, Oxted
2016Mum
Commercial
Waitrose
Charlie Stebbings
Steam Media
2016Mother
Theatre
The Memory Show
Alex McCaffrey-Howarth
New Bard Productions
Drayton Arms
2015Shirley
Theatre
Shirley Valentine
Lucy Linger
Threadbare Theatre Company
Marlborough Theatre
2015Solicitor
Commercial
Hudgell's Solicitors
Ryan Dean
Crave and Lamb for ITV Yorkshire
2015Wife
Commercial
Imagine Cruising
Luke Witcomb
JMS Group
Norfolk
2015Barbara
Corporate
NHS Management Training
Benjamin Verrall
Atticmedia
2015Rose (lead)
Film (Student)
One Who Looks
Samuel Johns and Andrew Simpson
Plymouth College of Art
2015Rosaline's Mother
Theatre
Romeo and Rosalind
Matthew Gould
Sharon Jennings
Bread and Roses Theatre
2014Elegant lady in lift
TV
Not safe to work
Kieron Hawkes
Channel 4
2014Mrs Erlynne
Theatre
Lady Windermere's Fan
Linnie Reedman
Ruby in the Dust productions
Kings Head
2014Aunt
Film (Short)
Sweetheart
Jack Taylor Cox
B19 Media
2014Narrator
Voiceover
Healthy Villages
Will Savage
Birmingham NHS
2013Cover Helene Alving
Theatre
Ghosts
Richard Eyre
Sonia Friedman Productions
Trafalgar Studios
2013Understudy Eleanor/Nell/Agnes
Theatre
Passion Play
David Leveaux
Ambassador Theatre Group
Duke of Yorks
2013Mrs Harris, Mrs Willoughby, Fairy Godmother
Theatre
The Handbag Ladies
Lucy Linger
Threadbare Theatre Company
The Old Crown
2013Picnicking woman
Commercial
VW commercial
Matt Houghton
Pulse Media
2013Miriam Anderson
TV
That's English
Andrew Morgan
Highwood Productions
2012Narrator
Voiceover
RemicaidICC Lowe
2012Jo
Theatre
Chinamen
Lucy Linger Moore
Threadbare Theatre Company
2012Carol
Corporate
Brand film
MCM Creative
Holland and Barrett
2012Jill Emery
TV
Doctors
Di Patrick
BBC
2012Mary
Film (Short)
Strangers
Brian Duffy
Neath Films
2011Landlady
Theatre
Two
Lucy Linger
Threadbare Theatre Company
The Crown, Oxted
2011Washing Machine woman
Corporate
Dixons Retail
Jason Edwards
Connected Pictures
2010Woman
Theatre
The Yellow Wallpaper
Tamara Batt
Bluehouse Lane Arts Festival
2001Paula
Theatre
Death and the Maiden
Mark Swetz
Fringe production
The Actors' Centre
1996Doctor Harris
TV
Eastenders
Philip Casson
BBC
1996Fiona Marshall
TV
Kavanagh QC
Colin Gregg
ITV
1994Suicidal woman
TV
London's Burning
James Hazeldine
LWT
1991ASM/Understudy
Theatre (Tour)
The Great Gatsby
Michael Fry
Lincoln Theatre Royal
1991Wife
Theatre
A Yorkshire Tragedy
Tamara Batt
Manchester Royal Exchange
Grove Theatre
1991Frosine
Theatre
The Miser
Braham Murray
Manchester Royal Exchange
Manchester Royal Exchange tour
1990ASM/Understudy
Theatre (Tour)
Baby
Roger Haines
The Library Theatre
1990Dottie Otley
Theatre
Noises Off
Chris Denys
BOV Theatre School
Bristol Old Vic Theatre Royal
1990Susan
Theatre
Bed Among the Lentils
Ellen Roseblade
Bristol Old Vic
1989Mistress Tiltyard
Theatre
The Roaring Girl
Sonia Fraser
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic Studio Theatre
1989Sybil Birling
Theatre
An Inspector Calls
John Hartoch
Bristol Old Vic
Redgrave Theatre, Bristol
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19902 yr. ActingBristol Old Vic Theatre School
    1983PGCEUniversity of Cardiff School of Education
    1982Ba Joint Hons in Drama and EnglishUniversity of London Goldsmith's College

    Additional Information

    Before her current career as an actress Ruth was a teacher of Drama and Theatre studies and English at secondary school level.

    About me

    Ruth Redman is an experienced and versatile actress. She works in Theatre, Television, Film and VoiceOver. She has an excellent ear for accents. She trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • British Sign (BSL)
    • English
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cornish
    • Gloucester
    • Manchester
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Wiltshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Jazz
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Posh
    • Intellectual