Simon Willshire

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    29 - 39
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    11st. 9lb (74kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020The Father
Film (Short)
The Antechamber
Ben Chandler
Fire and Iron Productions
2020Death/Psychopomp, Brother 2, Henry II
Rehearsed Reading
Abbey of LesnesUncharted Waters
2019Factory manager
Film (Feature)
KalankUnite Films
2019Lucifer/ Roland
Theatre
Bashir Productions 2019 ShowcaseBashir Productions
2019Richard
Film (Short)
People Can Change
Saulius Kovalskas
Making Films
2019Eric
Theatre
The InterventionGet Over It Productions
2019Brother 3
TV
The Brothers Are But BelieversBBC 4 / Northern Lines Productions
2019Courier
Corporate
Hart Wilcox Corporate FilmHart Wilcox
2018Prince Charming
Theatre
CinderellaVenture Wolf Productions
2018Dave/ Dr Faustus
Theatre
Creative CollisionsBashir Productions
Cockpit Theatre
2018Murder Victim 1
TV
TommyJason Farries
2018Smee/ Snatch/ Ensemble
Theatre
Van Gogh On The BeachLondon Poetry House
Cockpit Theatre, Camden Fringe
2018Jack Stripe
Rehearsed Reading
The Parking Meter
Fumi Gomez
Stitchin’ Fiction
Theatre Deli, London
2018Josef
Musical
The Dream
Nancy Josee
Iris Theatre Workin Process
St Paul's Church, Covent Garden
2018The Stranger
Rehearsed Reading
Voices From Violence: A Woman's Journey To Self Healing
Calvin Wilson
Readers Theatre/ The Empowerment Project
2018Andy (voiceover)
Film (Short)
A Cry for Our Future
Ben Plumb
Making Films
2017Baron Von Kickers
Theatre
Jack and the BeanstalkVenture Wolf Productions
2017Doctor
Film (Short)
UnskinCrimson Black Films
2017Macduff
Theatre
Macbeth
Oxford Shakespeare Festival
Siege Theatre
Oxford Castle
2017Shylock/ Antonio
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Ron Song Destro
Oxford Shakespeare Company
Villa Foscari, Venice
2017Ensemble
Theatre
Don't Be Absurd
Kesia Harriet Guillery
Shorts On Tap
2017Sir Charles Devere
Rehearsed Reading
Colour In The DarknessSo and So Arts Club
National Portrait Gallery
2016Pausanias/ Crates/ Prophet/ Citizen 4
Theatre
The Great and the Cynical
Jackson Douglas Kerrigan
Light of the Moon Productions
Bread and Roses Theatre, Clapham
2016Cornelius
Theatre
Cymbeline
James Paul Taylor
VentureWolf
The London Theatre, New Cross
2014Abram
Theatre
Romeo and JulietVenture Wolf Productions
2014Protagonist
Film (Student)
The last dayLondon College of Communication
2013 - 2014Endymion
Film (Short)
The Shambhalla of EndymionKadath Films
2013Drinking companion/ funeral attendant
Film (LB)
Love Song: The Triumph and Tragedy of Tchaikovsky
Ian Woodward
Encore Films
2013Poseidon/ The padre
Theatre
"The Women of Troy" and "Pushing the Button" segments in The Best of the Platform new writing showcase
Tessa Hart
Bread & Roses Theatre
2013Richard
Film (Short)
In My Place
Omotayo Ayetigbo
Dominion Drama Ministry
2013Vlepsidemos
Theatre
Aristophanes' Wealth
Manos Tsotras
Actors Theatre Company
Dugdale Centre, Enfield
2012 - 2013Hephaestus
Theatre
Song of Seasons
Rebecca Tranter, Fletcher Brown
M4West Pictures
2012 - 2013Chorus
Theatre
Euripides' Medea
Alex Howarth, Ana Raphaeline
Guildhall Art Gallery
2013Partygoer
TV
Made In ChelseaTV Company
2013Journalist (speaking role)
Film (Feature)
Mob Handed (in production)Liam
2012Late businessman
Film (Short)
One Act of KindnessAmateur Shorts
2012The athlete
Film (Short)
Narrative DramaAmateur Shorts
2012Jamie/ Banker # 12
Film (Short)
PiranhaCrimson Black Ltd
2012The Rescuer
Film (Student)
Thorns
Sofia Safonova
London Film School
2012Dave (lead male)
Film (Student)
£20
Steven Carver
London College of Communication-Team Bruce Lee
2012Patient
TV
Holby CityBBC Elstree Studios
2012Simon the barman/ Strip-club patron
Film (Feature)
The King of Soho
Michael Winterbottom
Revolution Films/ Pink Pussycat Films
2011Wrestling-match Spectator/ cafe patron
Commercial
VodafoneBroadcasting Extras
2011Sports store customer
Commercial
Visa EuropeBroadcasting Extras
2011Crowd member (end of the world scene)
Film (Feature)
51 DegreesFilms United
2011Mourner
Film (Feature)
St Georges DayElstree Studio Productions
2011Nightclub patron
Film (Feature)
CocktailFilmi Geeks
2011Spectator
Commercial
Cisco film
Helen Grey
Can Communicate Ltd
London (Woolwich)
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2016Bernard Hiller Acting Masterclass, London, December 5, 6, 8, and 9 2016
    2013Private acting lessonsPrivate acting lessons
    2012Acting course with showcaseLondon Actors Workshop, Covent Garden
    2011Acting: An IntroductionMorley College, London
    2009Classics and Comparative LiteratureKing's College London

    Additional Skills

    Beginner's stage combat

    Singing exam with the RSCM: 70% in the Dean's Award

    Singing exam with the RSCM: 62% in the Bishop's Award

    Additional Information

    Amateur theatre credits:

    A Celebration of Operetta, Lead vocalist

    Gilbert and Sullivan Revue, Lead vocalist

    The Beggar's Opera by Benjamin Britten, Nimming Ned

    London Actors Workshop Duologue Showcase, Walter Price in "Strangers in the Park", directed by John Melainey

    Mozart's The Magic Flute, Chorus

    Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, Antonio, chorus

    Princess Ida, Guron

    The Pirates of Penzance, Sargeant of Police, chorus, producer

    Sweeney Todd, Chorus

    The Sorcerer, Chorus

    Thoroughly Modern Millie, Chorus, George Gershwin, Dexter

    Sophocles' Oedipus the King (in ancient Greek), The Priest

    Christopher Marlowe's Dr Faustus, Valdes, the Pope, Scholar 3

    Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Polonius

    Training:

    Bernard Hiller acting masterclass, London, 5, 6, 8, and 9 December 2016

    Private acting lessons 2012-present, Valerie Colgan

    London Actors Workshop 2012, Jonathan Sidgwick

    Introductory Acting Course at Morley College, London 2011, Timothy Taylor

    About me

    I'm always looking to broaden my experience as an actor and to be involved in as many diverse projects as I can. I particularly love Shakespeare, Greek drama and acting for the camera. Apart from acting, I also enjoy performing in opera and writing plays and short stories.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • RP
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Bass
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Theatre (Fringe)