Shaun Johnson

  • Actor
    Male / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    46 - 56
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    165lb (75kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019But even during the darkest times, unsung leaders emerge. Shaun Johnson as Flaps
Laura Thomas - Carns Theatre Passion ****
carnstheatrepassion.com
2019Shaun Johnson, whose biography says he 'fought baddies on several tours of duty', plays a long-haired veteran.
Quentin Letts - The Daily Mail ****
dailymail.co.uk
2019There isn’t a weak link among them, and the other actors give entirely credible performances as well
Christopher Hart - The Sunday Times ****
thetimes.co.uk
2019Every cast member is deserving of mention, however, their names will, sooner or later, be known to you.
Lee Knight - West End Wilma *****
westendwilma.com
2016Shaun Johnson (Richard III) was impressive in the title role. His physical movements and expressions convincingly presented a disenchanted soldier.
Reviewing Shakespeare Richard III RSC Swan Theatre Joseph F. Stephenson
bit.ly
2016Notable mentions have to go to Shaun Johnson who gave a fantastic performance as Malvolio
Word Press
revuesandreviews.wordpress.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Work Foreman
TV
Grantchester
Rob Evans
Kudos Productions
Cambridge
2019Johno
Site Specific
The Way - Music and Soul
Nicola Sanderson
NW Live
The Atrium, Kentish Town Health Centre London
2019Fisher - Human Trafficker
Film (Feature)
Paai
Sreelaja Mukundakumaran
Mk Ann Productions
London
2018Monologue Mind Frag
Theatre
Shakespeare & Remembrance
Martin Leonard
Shakespeare's Globe
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2018Flaps
Theatre
Soldier On
Jonathan Guy Lewis
Soldiers Arts Academy
The Other Palace
2018Flaps
Theatre (Tour)
Soldier On
Jonathan Guy Lewis
Soldiers Arts Academy
Exeter Northcott Theatre - Woodville Theatre Kent - Playground Theatre London - York Theatre Royal - Oxford North Wall Arts Centre
2017Flaps
Rehearsed Reading
Soldier On
Jonathan Guy Lewis
Soldiers' Arts Academy
Faber Academy London
2016Angelo
Theatre
The Comedy of ErrorsCVP-USA
Shakespeare Theatre Company Lansburgh Theatre Washington DC USA
2016Richard III
Theatre
Richard III
Imogen Beech
Combat Veteran Players
The Swan Theatre
2015Malvolio
Theatre
Twelfth Night
Stephen Rayne
Combat Veteran Players
Leicester Square Theatre
2014Hamlet
Theatre
Hamlet
Jaclyn McLoughlin
Combat Veteran Players
Shakespeare's Globe
2013Veteran
Corporate
Futures that Shine
Thomas Canning
The Edge Picture Company
White City London
2013Henry, Dauphin, Nym, Bates
Theatre (Tour)
Henry V
Jaclyn McLoughlin
Combat Veteran Players
Syngenta Cellar Theatre Huddersfield - The RSC Dell Straford Upon Avon - Corpus Playroom Cambridge
2013Henry Dauphin Nym Bates
Theatre
Henry V
Jaclyn McLoughlin
Combat Veteran Players
The Old Vic Tunnels
2012Nym Dauphin Henry V Bates
Theatre
Henry V (Preview)
Jaclyn McLoughlin:
Combat Veteran Players
The Duchess Theatre
2012Lysander
Theatre
Midsummer Nights Dream
Jaclyn McLoughlin
Combat Veteran Players
Old Vic Tunnels
2004Ricky The Rocker
Corporate
Health and Safety Film
Ian Longstaff
BDI TV productions
2003Interviewer 3
Film (Short)
Oxford Cowboy
Cath Gulick
Working Title
Oxford City
2002Corporal Baxter
Film (Short)
The Next War
Kevin Riddel
Trigga Productions
2002Giles Watson
TV
Oxford Tours Sitcom Pilot
Tuncy Pervaz
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
2001Model
Still Photos
Progressive ShowreelsThe Stage weekly publication
2001Main
Commercial
One2One
Sophie Greenfield
ITV
2000Commander Gomez
Theatre
Fuente Ovejuna
Leonora Keogh MA. PGCE
Work In Progress
The Acting and Voice Centre
2000Model
Still Photos
Photo Case BookNews of The World
1999Wang the water seller
Theatre
Good Person of Szechwan
Richard Bate MA GSMD LGSM PGCE
Work In Progress
Acting and Voice Centre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2020American Accent TrainingRebecca Gausnell American Accent & Dialect Coach
    2017Advanced Screen ActingActing with Method
    2016Screen ActingCity Lit
    2013Voice and Text WorkshopRoyal Shakespeare Company
    2012Stage Combat Fighting workshopRoyal Shakespeare Company
    2012Movement workshopRoyal Shakespeare Company
    2012Voice & Text workshopRoyal Shakespeare Company
    20001yr Foundation Acting Course with Production, part timeThe Acting & Voice Centre
    19991yr Acting & Voice Certificate Course with production, part timeThe Acting & Voice Centre

    Additional Skills

    Two-term Screen Acting at City Lit London, Advanced Screen Acting Casting Cabin London

    Frequently attending ongoing workshops at the Shakespeare's Globe.

    Additional Information

    STAGE REVIEWS

    (Richard III RSC Swan 2016) Shaun Johnson was impressive in the title role. The scene between Richard and Anne was as riveting as it was disturbing. bit.ly/2bWTCHP (Twelfth Night Leicester Square Theatre 2015) Notable mentions have to go to Shaun Johnson who gave a fantastic performance as Malvolio · bit.ly/2cqe6cE

    FILM REVIEWS

    "In terms of ability, hard work and artistry, Shaun Johnson has proved himself to be everything film director’s dream of working with". Gary Grant - Actor - Writer – Film Director

    “Brilliant - I watched Shaun get better and better each time we did a take. He brought a lot of depth and complexity to the character, and it was such a joy to work with him”. Yorgo Lykouria - Film Director

    About me

    Recent Credits: Grantchester 5 #6 ITV (2020), Soldier On, The Other Palace Theatre, London. A highly acclaimed production voted The Guardian readers favourite theatre 2018. Shaun is a former British soldier serving 12 years between a Combat Regiment and a Mounted Ceremonial Horse Troop. Shaun wrote and performed Mind Frag at the Sam Wannamaker Playhouse for Shakespeare's Globe, and is co-writing a radio drama.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • German
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Glasgow
    • Lancashire
    • South London
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • 7.5T
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Posh