Silas Hawkins

  • Actor
    Male / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    51 - 57
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    15st. (95kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Narrator
Voiceover
Ants (wildlife documentary)
Daniel Pageon
(Ghanaian)
(Ghanaian conference)
2009Richard Branson,Mouse,Vulture
Commercial
Justin Hustlin
Elinor D. Perry-Smith
www.dirty-denim.co.uk
rec. The Dairy Studio,Tunstall rd.,Brixton
2009Narrator VO
Voiceover
Latin Music USA
Jeremy Marre
BBC
Molinaire,16 D'Arblay st. (rec.23 & 24 March)
2009Philip K.Dick,Ivan the Terrible & Harry Harlow
Rehearsed Reading
Convention
Gail Pickering
Event Horizon
The Royal Academy of Arts,Burlington gdns.W1
2007 - 2008Stuffy,Middle-aged Presenter
TV
Movie Award IdentsMTV
2007Zen Master
Voiceover
Fist of Zen
Tamsin
MTV
recorded at Blue,Old Compton st.
2007Foodie Husband
Film (Feature)
Cash and Curry
Sarjit Bains
Jaffa Entertainment in assoc with GhettoVision
2006 - 2007Old Cockney Narrator
Voiceover
Life Goes On
Trevor Hardy
Fool Hardy Films
2006 - 2007Reynolds (smug,smarmy lawyer)
Film (Feature)
Cold EarthBridgeway Productions
2005 - 2007Narration/Characters/Songs
Theatre
Little Pervy-on-the-Quiet(in association with the Teak Show and the Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre)
The Comedy Pub,Piccadilly (and other fringe venues)
2006 - 2007(all the male characters)
Voiceover
series of satirical podcasts for The Register website
Lester Haines
theregister.com
Cut Glass Studios,Crouch End,London
2006 - 2007Narrator (and occasional character voices)
Voiceover
Perplex City (series of podcasts)
David Varella
perplexcity.com
Mind Candy,Battersea,London
2004 - 2007(many different characters)
Voiceover
(Talking Books)
Ruslan Fedorovsky
AudioBooksForFree.com
Green Lane Studio,Amersham,Middx.
2003 - 2007All Characters
Voiceover
Summerton Mill (Animated Childrens Series)
Pete Bryden and Ed Cookson of Summerton Mill Productions
BBC
Colin Sanders Innovation Centre,Banbury
2004 - 2005Bob the talking cyberdog and Pharm
Voiceover
Rogue Farm (a Scottish,Manga-style animation)
Mark Bender and Garry Marshall
Scottish Television
Savalas Studios,Glasgow
2003 - 2004Killer
Film (Feature)
Ritual Magic
Jeremy Robinson
Ocean Palace Entertainment
2003 - 2004Stu Pidman,a very annoying radio broadcaster
Voiceover
'Drive Time' a short,CGI animation
Nick Forshaw
Weakend Productions
Compelreach Studios,Guildford
2003 - 2004Donald Sinden-esque VO
Commercial
'Dingbats' Cinema Ad.
Mathilda Gill
Bitch Productions Ltd
2002 - 2003Dr. Dalkran Vukodlakevic
Film (Feature)
Nine days of Hell
Martin Stitt
Sprig Productions
2002 - 2003Police Sergeant Joyce
Film (Short)
Day of ReckoningRaindance Film Festival
2002 - 2003Mr Milton (weedy Green politician)
Film (Feature)
The Ultimate Truth
Tom Swanston
Wysiwyg Films
2002 - 2003A myriad fairy-tale and Sci-Fi characters rendered in 4 different languages
Voiceover
Haven - Call of the King and Defender
Emma Murphy
Savalas Ltd.,Glasgow/Midway Games (U.S.A.)
Savalas Studios,Glasgow
2002 - 2003Larry,Iago,Lear,Polonius and Duncan
Theatre
How to Avoid a Tragedy
Adrian Peck
Hydrae Productions
the Tabard Theatre,Chiswick
1999 - 2000Mr Thornhill (the boss from hell)
Film (LB)
The Montpellier ExchangeFireworks Films
1998 - 1999Butcher Beynon
Film (Feature)
Under Milk Wood
Joe Flinton
Flinton Films
1996 - 1997Sir Joshua Ripplevale
Film (Short)
Contractions
Thomas Taubman
Mad on Arrival Productions/Nosmafilms
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19881yr. intensiveRichmond Drama School,Surrey

    Additional Skills

    Scuba Diving (PADI Open Water Diver)

    Basic horse-riding

    Script-writing

    Improv.

    Long-standing interest in (and deep knowledge of) Natural History,Mythology / Folklore,History of Languages etc. - high suitability for

    NARRATION OF DOCUMENTARIES,given degree

    of comfort / familiarity with scientific and other specialist language / jargon.

    Additional Information

    Have done foreign language computer game voiceovers in French,Spanish,Italian and German,using character voices and

    accents (e.g. Glaswegian motor mechanic in Italian,Russian astronaut speaking Spanish etc.)Also have some odd

    vocal techniques for character voices

    (e.g. speaking on the inbreath to render animated frog,sheep,pig and parrot voices.

    Father (deceased 8/7/06)was Peter Hawkins - voice of the original Flowerpot Men,Daleks etc. and can duplicate some of his famous voice creations (e.g. the Flowerpot Men's 'Oddle-poddle'language, the'Captain Pugwash' voices,the Daleks from 'Dr. Who' etc.).

    About me

    An actor for some 20 years,with considerable stage and film experience but,above all a mastery of voice work of all kinds,featuring a naturally warm and authoritative timbre and a huge range of character voices.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Hungarian
    • Indian
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Mexican
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Swedish
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Cockney
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Somerset
    • South London
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Mexico
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    • Upper-Class Massachusetts
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Falsetto
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English