Simon Weir

  • Actor
    Male / Glasgow City
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    41 - 51
    Height
    6' (1m 85cm)
    Weight
    13st. 3lb (84kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium
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  • Agent

    Agent
    International Artists Management
    Contact
    Website
    www.internationalartistsmanagement.co.uk

    Links

    Personal Website
    simonweir.weebly.com
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    @simonweir1
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015(Simon Weir) Uncle Rab’s lengthy anecdotes are particularly, and hilariously, profane
Duncan Vicat-Brown
bestforfilm.com
2015Weir is utterly engaging, whether as Rab, he’s ranting or charming the hind legs off a donkey
Lisa Giles-Keddie
heyuguys.com
2015Simon brings flamboyant Scottish Jacobite rebel Alan Breck brilliantly to life in this historic family adventure
Catherine Vonledebur
coventrytelegraph.net
2015"Adults in the audience smiled at the Lord Flashheart-style bravado of Alan Breck (Simon Weir)"
Siobhan Newman
maidenhead-advertiser.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020William
Film (Short)
SUCH GRACE, THE THIEF
Mark Buckland
MB Productions
2020Donald
Web-Series
A PERFECT WORLD
AJ Sykes
Ariel Blake Productions
2020Taxi Driver/Policeman
Film (Short)
BURN ON ARRIVAL
Owen Gower
Enemy Films
2020Stuart
Commercial
LEGAL & GENERAL
Corin Long
Team Spirit
2020Brian
Film (Short)
THE CASTLES OF BEACHCOMBE BAY
Kate Robinson
Digital Salad
2019Dame Betty Blumenthal
Theatre (Tour)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Julie Brown
Glasgow Arts
2019King George VI
Film (Feature)
SARDAR UDHAM SINGH
Shoojit Sircar
Rising Sun Films
2019Doctor Ness
Film (Short)
A FRIENDLY MAN
Jack Willison
Dropshack Films
2019Archibald Campbell
TV
BLOOD OF THE CLANS
Craig Collinson
BBC
2019Steve Jones
TV
Doctors
Steve Kelly
BBC
2019Kulwant's Boss
Film (Feature)
83
Kabir Khan
Kabir Khan Films Pvt Ltd
2019Radio Announcer V/O
Theatre
THE BENNY LYNCH STORY
Steven Duffy
Cathkin Park Limited
Scotland Tour
2019Callum
TV
Emmerdale
John Anderson
ITV
2019Surgeon
Commercial
LABOUR PARTY - NHS
Simon Baker
El Capitan Ltd
2018Nellie Nae Dosh
Theatre (Tour)
SLEEPING BEAUTY
Aileen Ritchie
Glasgow Arts
2018Tammy Ness
Film (Short)
SNOOKERED
Jack Willison
Dropshack Films
2018Gabe
Film (Short)
HATCHES,MATCHES AND DISPATCHES
David Carswell
Tall Tale Films
2018Captain Higgins
Film (Short)
ONE NIGHT IN FLANDERS
Paul Darroch
Oak Tree Productions
2018Stevie Spakles
Film (Feature)
CONNECT
Marilyn Edmond
Angel Face Productions Ltd.
2018David
Film (Short)
DILLON
Mark Hammill
LS Productions
2018Henry V
Film (Short)
JAMES 1 - KING OF SCOTLAND
Carter Ferguson
The Dubbing Theatre
2018Mr Archer
Film (Short)
Black Heart
David Wilde
Wilde Entertainment
2017Mr Hans/Granny Strudel
Theatre
LITTLE ULLA
Bill Wright
Grinagog Theatre Company
Central Region Tour
2017Angus
TV
Patrick Melrose
Edward Berger
Little Island Productions (Melrose) Ltd.
2017Tammy Ness
Film (Short)
EVERY LOVE STORY
Jack Willison
Drop Shack Films
2017The Auctioneer
Film (Feature)
CROOKED FRAMES
Andrew Dean/Craig Henderson
Thief Of Brisco
2017Mary's Father
Film (Short)
REGRETS
AJ Sykes
Asib Akram/Chris Martin Films
2017Reverend Reese
TV
Armchair Detectives
Rob Brown
Tiger Aspect
2017Davie
Theatre
BUTTERFLY
Sarah McCardie
Fairpley
Motherwell Civic Theatre
2017Dr Ferguson
TV
Trust Me
John Alexander
Red Production Company
2016Jailhouse
Film (Feature)
T2 TRAINSPOTTING
Danny Boyle
DNA Films
2016Fraser McCabe
Film (Feature)
COLD-BLOODED KILLERS
David Wilde
Wilde Entertainment
2016Evil Abanazer
Theatre
ALADDIN
Bill Wright
Glasgow Arts
2016Soldier
Film (Feature)
SUPER NOVEMBER
Douglas King
14c Studio
2016Norris Fletcher
Online / Digital
COPS & MONSTERS
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2016Tammy Ness
Film (Short)
POCKET
Jack Willison
Drop Shack Films
2016Vincent
Film (Short)
About Time
Ross Scott
Gabriel Costa
2016Charlie Tallis
TV
IN PLAIN SIGHT
John Strickland
World Productions
2016Sgt McKinnon
Online / Digital
EDINBURGH BLUE
Chris Bain
Team Handsome Productions
2016Ewan Ford
TV
Crime Lord
David Wilde
Wilde Entertainment
2016Ronnie
Film (Feature)
90 MINUTES
Simon Baker
El Capitan Ltd
2016Defence QC
Film (Short)
MIRIAM
Luke Aherne
Snakeskin Pictures
2016Bobby
Film (Short)
BIG JOE
Vito Milazzo
Io Films Ltd.
2015Lord Chamberlain/Sir Shuggie
Theatre
SLEEPING BEAUTY
Ed Robson
Cumbernauld Theatre
Cumbernauld Theatre
2015Tammy Ness
Film (Short)
LAUNDERETTE
Jack Willison
Drop Shack Films
2015Professor Murdock
Film (Feature)
THE BOLANDER GREEN SOCIETY
Andy Sherlow
Tartan Ship Productions
2015Vinny
Film (Feature)
Starcache
Douglas Sannachan
Artisani Productions
2015Chico
Music Video
Ok Social Club / Walkie Talkie
Andy Maas
Freak Films
2015Sam
Film (Feature)
Cleek
Gary Hewitt
CarlyRose Productions
2015Alistair Dunbar Mills
Film (Short)
Fanatic
Luke Aherne
Gilnockie Films & Projects
2015Mark
Film (Feature)
Wigilia
Graham Drysdale
Digital Onset Ltd.
2014 - 2015Rev Jenks/Pritchard/Civilian/Morrison
Theatre (Tour)
LETTERS TO ABERLOUR
James Urquhart
New Strides Theatre
2014Felix
Film (Student)
DON ALFONSO CHADWICK
Jack Willison
Langside College
2014Dusty Beaumont
Film (Short)
THE LAST BAR
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2014Alan Breck
Theatre (Tour)
KIDNAPPED
Anna Fox
Sell a Door Theatre Company
2013James Bond Buddy
Film (Short)
Dial a buddy
Fraser Coull
Creative Talent Connections
2013The Pawnbroker
TV
Waterloo Road
Rob Bangura
Shed Productions
2013The Duke
Theatre
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Stewart Schiller
Attune Theatre
Lost Theatre, Stockwell
2013Dad
Film (Short)
RUN
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2013George
Film (Short)
Get shirty
Simon Weir
Thistlewood Film Studios/Silly Wee Films
2013Ice Cream Vendor
Film (Short)
VANILLA
Drew Taylor
Silly Wee Films
2013Doctor
Film (Short)
THE WHITE LIGHT CO.
Julie D Dunn
Silly Wee Films
2013Williams
Film (Short)
THE INTERROGATION
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2013Lance
Film (Short)
6TH SENSE
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2013Tom McIntyre
Film (Short)
Devil's Fugue
Alan Cross
Red Ink Media
2013Dr Nathan Evans
Film (Short)
One Year Later
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2012Michael Bane
Film (Short)
Cameron stone
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2011Jason
Film (Short)
Late Nights
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2010Paul Bradley
TV
Case Histories
Bill Anderson
Ruby Films
2010Martin
Film (Short)
Making Contact
Paul Darroch
Oak Tree Productions
2010The Waiter
TV
How Not to Live Your Life
Sam Leifer
Brown Eyed Boy
2010CS Carlisle
Film (Feature)
Night Is Day
Fraser Coull
Silly Wee Films
2010Rab
Film (Feature)
A Spanking in Paradise
Wayne Thallon
Running Productions/Veritas GB
2009Ad Director
TV
Lip Service
John McKay
Kudos Productions
2009Nadine's Date
Film (Feature)
Fast Romance
Carter Ferguson
Ickleflix
2008Cop 1
Film (Short)
THE WAY
Carter Ferguson
Ickleflix
2008Mr Patterson
TV
Hope Springs
Sheree Folkson
Shed Productions
2008Unterscharführer Hans Fleischer
Film (Student)
Moonless Night
Harry Hayes
IFSW
2008Graham MacLaverty
TV
River City
Jim Shields
BBC
2008William Wallace
Film (Short)
WILLIAM WALLACE
Kieron Smith
Merlin Entertainment Group Ltd.
2008Johnnie
Film (Short)
BLANK
Owen Gower/Mark Lacey
Running Productions
2007Highlander
Film (Short)
CULLODEN
Craig Collinson
Nobles Gate
2007The Plumber
TV
Plus One
Simon Delaney
Kudos Productions
2005 - 2007TIM
Theatre (Tour)
SINGIN IM NO A BILLY HES A TIM
Des Dillon
Dapper Productions UK Ltd.
Touring Various
2004Jeff
TV
INSTANT CREDIT
Michael Hines
Scottish Television
2003Scouser
Film (Feature)
The Football Factory
Nick Love
Vertigo Films
1996 - 2003Paul Lafferty
TV
High Road
Mark Grindle (PRODUCER)
Scottish Television
2002NYPD cop
Music Video
Scoobie / FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK
Arun Kumar
Sound Media UK
2000 - 2001Abanazer
Theatre
ALADDIN
Stuart Thomas
Take Two Productions
Carnegie Hall
2001Stuart MacIntosh
TV
MONARCH OF THE GLEN III
Richard Signy
Ecosse Films
2000Tommy Hannon
TV
Glasgow Kiss
Jonathan Campbell
Wall To Wall
2000Scud Mackay
TV
Taggart
Danny Hiller
Scottish Television
1998James Stewart, Earl Of Moray
TV
HAUNTED HISTORY
Eddie Babbage
Cafe Productions/History Channel
1998Andrew Carnegie
TV
VICTORIAN SCOTS
Sarah Barclay
Wark Clements/Channel 4
1997Ronnie Baxter
Film (Student)
33 - 1
Justin Molotnikov
Hissing Yeast Productions
Northern Media School
1997Beverly's Boyfriend
Film (Feature)
Postmortem
Albert Pyun
Wildside Productions(USA)
1997Tambo
Film (Feature)
THE ACID HOUSE
Paul McGuigan
Picture Palace Films Ltd
1995 - 1996Various Roles
Theatre (Tour)
GLASGOW HARD TICKETS
Kathleen Ruddy
Rubber Ear Productions
The Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh
1996Bassanio
Theatre
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Andy Arnold
The Arches Theatre
Arches Theatre, Glasgow
1996The Burglar
TV
SNUG & COZI
Martyn Day
Scottish Television
1995Rough Raver
TV
High Road
Oliver Horsbrugh
Scottish Television
1994 - 1995Various Roles
Theatre (Tour)
THE GANG OF ONE
Paul Moore
TRAM Direct Theatre Company
1995Bobby Cairns
Theatre
THE PIED PIPER OF HUTCHESONTOWN
Paul Moore
TRAM Direct Theatre Company
Mayfest 95
1995Various Roles
Theatre
CALIGARI
Andy Arnold
The Arches Theatre
Arches Theatre, Glasgow
1994The Goalkeeper
TV
The Baldy Man
Colin Gilbert
BBC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2014Best Acting Award - THE LAST BAR48 Hour Film Festival (Glasgow)
    1995The Scotsman Fringe First Award WinnerEdinbugh Fringe Festival
    1992nc drama and theatre skillsmotherwell college

    Additional Skills

    Voiceover commercials include :

    Rangers FC, The Scottish Executive,The TA, Army Officer, SPT, Motherwell Beer Festival, Verve, Motorolla, The Daily Record, The Scottish Daily Mail, The Sun, The Sunday Express, The Evening Times, The Glasgow Herald, Larry's Laminates, Reg Vardy, Arnold Clark, Cardonald College, Reid Kerr College, Weir Nissan, GWR, Scotrail, National Express, Thompson Wheelchairs, The Glasgow Pram Centre, The Kings Theatre, The Pavilion Theatre, Scottish Prison Service, Safeway International Women's Football, The Scottish Central Government, Amazonia M&D Theme Park, Claims Equilibrium Club, Totem, Into Business, Jumpin Jacks, Scotia Double Glazing, Small Business Gateway, Sports Connection, MacIntyres Jewellers, Grampian Police, Bon Accord Glass, Intel Ireland, Becogent, Everyone Wants, Symington Jewellery, First Direct, Bankrupt Clothing Co, Knockhill Racing, Scottish Health Education Board, Orange, Mindstore, Pinnacle, Tennents, Scottish Telecom, Gas Sure, Begbies Traynor, Glasgow Taxis, Solway Spa, Anderson Maguire, Hamilton Racecourse, Glasgow Prestwick Airport & UCI Mountain Bike World Cup.

    Narration :

    Mal Milap Centre DVD

    East Fortune Air Base

    AICR Corporate Film

    Corporate Videos :

    Scottish Water Board, Fife Life, Famous Grouse, Clydesdale Bank, Bell Group, NHS,Scottish Recovery Network, Peter Vardy, Seymour Powell, STUC, The Royal Society Of Chemistry, Cycling UK and HSBC.

    Radio Plays:

    Donald in 'BALTAMIRE' by Sandy Nelson (2010)

    Television & Cinema Commercials :

    CR Smith, Scottish Daily Mail, Safeway, The Milk Marketing Board,Martini.

    Rehearsed Readings :

    Awaydays (Kevin Sampson) The Strawberry Whistler/American Cousins (Sergio Casci).

    Roleplay & Forum Theatre : Peter Vardy 2015 Conference, Perth Concert Hall. 6 years experience of Medical Roleplays with Coloplast UK (Various Venues) and POLICE SCOTLAND (2020).

    Highly skilled in :

    Football, Boxing, Rugby, Cricket, Swimming, Horseriding, Fencing and Athletics. Am a former 'S' Signing for Clydebank FC.

    Additional Information

    TV Presenting :

    NATWEST SATELLITE TV

    PETER VARDY MEDIA

    As A Producer :

    DEADLINES (SF)

    A SMALL PIECE OF PARADISE (SF)

    SINGIN IM NO A BILLY HES A TIM (THEATRE)

    THE STREET FIGHTER (SF)

    THE BENNY LYNCH STORY (THEATRE)

    As A Director :

    GET SHIRTY (SF)

    As A Writer :

    GET SHIRTY (SF)

    RESTING (Stage Play)

    About me

    A professional Actor since 1986 and has a wealth of experience in film, television, theatre, radio, commercials, voice-over, music videos, forum theatre & roleplay. Based in Glasgow and London. Prominent roles include T2 TRAINSPOTTING, PATRICK MELROSE, HIGH ROAD, MONARCH OF THE GLEN, TAGGART and THE ACID HOUSE.

    As Himself : (Television)

    THE DICK & DOM SHOW (2000)

    SCOTLAND TODAY (2000)

    GET IT ON (2001)

    ARTWORKS SCOTLAND (1999)

    HISTORY DETECTIVES (2007)

    STV NEWS (2010)

    STV NEWS (2011)

    HAUNTED PLANET (2013)

    STV THE RIVERSIDE SHOW (2015)

    THE PEOPLE'S HISTORY SHOW (2015)

    THIRD LANARK Documentary (2017)

    LIVE AT 5 (2018)

    WHAT'S ON SCOTLAND (2019)

    (Radio)

    BBC GOOD MORNING SCOTLAND (2010)

    BBC SPORTSOUND (2010)

    KICKTALK RADIO (2011)

    BBC SPORTSOUND (2011)

    BBC 5LIVE - ADRIAN CHILES (2016)

    BBC SCOTLAND - OFF THE BALL (2019)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • French
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Mid Length
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • Scottish
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Russian
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Improvisation
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Glasgow
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish Highlands
    • Scottish, Standard
    General Dance Skills
    • Tango
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over