Tom Taplin

  • Actor
    Male / London / Buckinghamshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    18 - 28
    Height
    1m 80cm (5' 10")
    Weight
    69kg (152lb)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019
Clare Cavenagh
cambridgetheatrereview.com
2019Tom Taplin as Fredrik Egerman is outstanding, keeping the audience in fits with ‘Now’ and establishing a perfect chemistry
Leyla Gumusdis
thetab.com
2019
Daniella Cugini
thetab.com
2019In particular, Tom Taplin did an excellent job as Cam, a friendly violin prodigy suffering from crippling stage-fright
Clare Cavenagh
cambridgetheatrereview.com
2019a window into the complex, brilliant, and ultimately tragic lives of six young people that was exceptionally well realised
Tristan Selden
varsity.co.uk
2019And with his top-notch cast of eight [...] Kennedy has created something quite spectacular.
Jonathan Evans
thespyinthestalls.com
2019Taplin’s happy-go-lucky, wise cracking stowaway is the most compelling to watch
Phoebe Cole
thespyinthestalls.com
2019Their timing, and interaction with each other, was tight, responses and chemistry were rough, raw and physical, yet sensitively emotional.
Kate Pettigrew
londonpubtheatres.com
2018Tom Taplin...captur[es] a certain raw, neurotic physicality that is extraordinarily and disquietingly convincing.
Elizabeth Huang
tcs.cam.ac.uk
2018
Amanda Holloway
thestage.co.uk
2018a wonderfully mature performance by Tom Taplin, with a strong singing voice to match.
David Guest
thereviewshub.com
2018
Anonymous
varsity.co.uk
2018
Genevieve Cox
tcs.cam.ac.uk
2018Tom Taplin’s nervous and endearing R [was] a standout performance even among a strong cast
Francesca Alabaster
thetab.com
2018Taplin [...] portray[s] both the powerful, violent energy and the intense depth of emotion written into O’Rowe’s poetic, unrelenting verse.
Stephanie Gray
threeweeksedinburgh.com
2018English-born Thomas Taplin was perfect as Finch
Patrick Honoré
musicaltheatrereview.com
2018Tom Taplin’s Edward was simply adorable – he instantly gained the audience’s affection [...] with his naïve and thoughtful performance
Jonathan Ben-Shaul
thetab.com
2018Tom Taplin['s] solo dance routine was on a par with any of the West End dancers I have seen
Sarah Colwell
localsecrets.com
2018Tom Taplin’s number and accompanying dance were amazing: really polished, entertaining and left the audience wanting far more from him.
Laura Catherine Ferrier
cambridgetheatrereview.com
2015The individual performances are strong all over, but exceptionally stellar [is] Tom Taplin
Anna Hollingsworth
varsity.co.uk
2015Taplin’s portrayal of the poetic, lively revolutionary was of a perfect pitch, undulating between buoyancy and nervousness.
Sarah-Jane Tollan
varsity.co.uk
2015Tom Taplin is a revelation as poetic revolutionary Yanek. He exudes love, anger and fear in equal measures
Mark Danciger
thetab.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Billy
Theatre
The Bevin Boys
Jasmine Teo
Pentameters Theatre
Pentameters Theatre
2019James
Film (Feature)
Blue Abroad
Niamh Sauter-Cooke
University of Southern California
2019Anatole
Film (Feature)
We go in at dawn
Ben Mole
Picture Perfect Ltd
2019The Stowaway
Theatre
Shackleton and his Stowaway
Enrique Muñoz
Stolen Elephant Theatre
Cervantes Theatre
2019Camillo
Theatre
The Winter's Tale
Myles O'Gorman
Helikon Theatre Company
OSO Arts Centre
2019Andre
Computer Game
The Division 2Ubisoft / Pinewood Studios
2019Fish Face
Film (Short)
How to Save the Cows
Mick Abela
MET Film School
2019Alex
Film (Short)
Bruiser Boy
Oscar Adams
Chimpolata
2019Young Man
Film (Short)
Int. diner
Tegan Greenberg
London Film School
2018 - 2019Prince Charming
Theatre
Cinderella
Richard Stride
Groundlings Theatre Company
Groudlings Theatre
2018Gabriel
Film (Short)
Void
Oscar Albert
London Film School
2018Alexei
TV
Private Lives
Bruce Burgess
Like A Shot Entertainment
Yesterday Channel
2018Noah (Lead)
Film (Feature)
Narcissus [PILOT]
Max Pugh
Mir Cinema
2018Francis
Film (Short)
The Cyclists
Zoe Black
Cam Shorts
2018John
Film (Short)
The Tortoise
Lyndon Hanrahan
Cam Shorts
2018Doctor Worms
Musical
Elephant Steps
Patrick Kennedy
Patrick Kennedy Phenomenological Theatre
Arcola Theatre
2018Ralph
Musical
A Little Princess
Emily Gray
National Youth Music Theatre
The Other Palace
2018R.
Theatre
Stormface
Alistair Henfrey
Madhouse
ADC Theatre
2018Actor
Theatre
White Rabbit Red Rabbit
Alistair Henfrey
Pembroke Players
Pembroke New Cellars
2017 - 2018Claudio
Theatre (Tour)
Much Ado About Nothing
Geraint Owen
European Theatre Group
European Tour; The Cockpit; ADC Theatre
2017Tulsa
Musical
Gypsy
Alistair Henfrey
Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society
ADC Theatre
2017Cam
Theatre
BOYS
Caroline Yu
The Heywood Society
ADC Theatre
2017Finch
Musical
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Mathieu Ouvrard
27 Saville
Théâtre de Ménilmontant
2017Phil
Musical
The Wild Party
Corentin Boisgard
27 Saville
Théâtre de Ménilmontant
2016Laertes
Theatre
Hamlet
Gaia Lambert & Myles O'Gorman
Cambridge University Shakespeare Players
TheSpace, Edinburgh Fringe
2016Howie Lee
Theatre
Howie the Rookie
Ellie Warr
Revived Emmanuel Dramatic Society
Paradise in the Vault, Edinburgh Fringe
2016Frederik Egerman
Musical
A Little Night Music
Gareth Mattey
Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society
ADC Theatre
2016Edward
Theatre
Skylight
Amelia Oakley
Clare Actors
Corpus Playroom
2015Rich Richardson (Rich Chorus)
Theatre
Footlights Pantomime: Robin Hood
Jamie Armitage
CUADC / Footlights
ADC Theatre
2015Felix
Theatre
Frankenstein
Rosanna Suppa
The Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club
ADC Theatre, Cambridge
2015Jack Hitchins
Theatre
Launch
Marcus Martin
Boss Level Productions
Corpus Playroom, Cambridge
2015Lewis
Musical
Pippin
John King
Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society
C Venues, Edinburgh Fringe; ADC Theatre, Cambridge
2015Ivan Kaliayev
Theatre
Les Justes
Nicholas Ashurst
The Mighty Players
Corpus Playroom, Cambridge
2015Zack
Musical
bare
Sarah Mercer
Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society
ADC Theatre, Cambridge
2015Finbar
Theatre
The Weir
Greg Forrest
Clare Actors
Corpus Playroom, Cambridge
2015Luke
Radio
The Greatest of These
Eloise Poulton
CamFM
2015Oberon, Theseus
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Gaia Lambert
The Mighty Players
Selwyn College Gardens
2014Tony
Theatre
You Can't Take it With You
Frank Martin
The Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club
ADC Theatre, Cambridge
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2018BA (Hons) Modern and Medieval Languages (French and German)Cambridge University
  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Olive
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Panto
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • TIE/TYA
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Trumpet
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Edinburgh
    • English, standard
    • Liverpool
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, South
    • Somerset
    • Welsh, Standard
    • West Country
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Jazz
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Wholesome