Dennis Gerald

    • Actor

    Male / Manchester
  • Ethnicity
    Black - Other
    Age Range
    42 - 52
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    11st. (70kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
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  • Links

    Personal Website
    www.dennisgerald.co.uk
    Instagram
    @dennisgerald6591
    Youtube
    youtube
    Vimeo
    vimeo

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Joe Miller (Lawyer)
Film (Short)
PhiladelphiaLouise Farrow
2014'Mick' Head of News
Film (Student)
The New News GuyMedia City
2014Dr Michael Marsh
Radio
1946Media City
2014Journalist
TV
The SyndicateBBC
2014A & E Doctor
TV
The Trials of Jimmy RoseITV
2014Father of Bride
TV
Ordinary LiesBBC
2013Corporate Presenter
Presenter
Demo shootFresh Cut Media
2009Supporting Artist
TV
Boy Meets GirlEKA
2009Supporting Artist
TV
WiredITV
2009Cameroon Santa
Film (Feature)
Clash of the SantasITV
1998 - 2008PresenterA Smoother MixWythenshawe Fm
1998 - 2005Supporting Artist: Teacher,Doctor,Etc.
TV
Coronation StreetGranada
1999 - 2002Supporting Artist
TV
HollyoaksGranada
1988 - 2000Supporting Artist/Jury Spokesman
TV
BrooksideMerseyside TV
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2002Professional voice over day courseBernard Shaw
    2001Radio Skills and InductionRadio Regen/Wythenshawe fm
    1999Radio Presenters 2 Day Training CourseThe Radio School

    About me

    Dennis Gerald is a credible and seasoned Web Video Presenter with experience of working with 'Green screen' & 'Autocue'.

    www.dennisgerald.co.uk

    Dennis is a spiritual,mistake-making, externally ambiguous, internally fragile, mum loving global being.

    He's also a professionally trained Voice Artist and an actor with an ever increasing body of work.

    In his role as a Presenter on local radio, if not the last, He was certainly one of the last to interview 'Mr Manchester' himself: Anthony H Wilson, at length before his sudden and sad demise.

    Under a different guise; Dennis played a transvestite in The League of Gentlemen and Cameroon Santa in Robson Green's Clash of the Santa’s.

    Dennis also has over 20 years of experience playing principal characters in regional Soap Operas including: Brookside, Holly oaks and Coronation Street.

    My interests

    Family,People,The Arts,Travel,Food.

    Television experience

    I played the part of Cameroon Santa in Robson Green's 'Clash Of The Santas'.aired around Christmas time 2009 and 2010. Also undertaken 'Supporting Artist' roles in numerous dramas including: Boy Meets Girl directed by Alrick Riley,Wired and The Street by Jimmy McGovern, along with several tv commercials.

    Modelling experience

    Paid commercial work along with non-paid work, for brands such as EE,BT,HIVE,BOOTS,HALFORDS and more.

    Modeled jeans for 'Castaway Jeans',Sportswear for Bukta Sports, Fashion for Co-Op Menswear and many stock-footage projects.

    Acting experience

    Played the part of Cameroon Santa in Robson Green's 'Clash Of The Santas'.aired around Christmas time 2009 and 2010. Also undertaken 'Supporting Artist' roles in Boy Meets Girl directed by Alrick Riley,Wired and The Street by Jimmy McGovern.

    Also: Primary background roles including speaking roles on TV soaps and film and in excess of a dozen 'short' films.

    Specific Skills

    Specific skills include TV,Radio and Online Presenting

    Oh yeah: I also trained to Shodan level in Shotokan karate (Still look ok in a Gi (Karate suit). And played competitive squash back in the day (I can still hold the racket).

    Interesting Past Experiences

    Professional: Laying on my belly photographing penguins in Chester Zoo with a view to producing enlarged prints to be used as props in a fashion shoot. (Actually in their pen or compound)

    Personally: Walking around the prision and viewing the cell that was home to Nelson Mandela for 25 years.

    Dancing Experience

    None to mention ,albeit I consider myself to possess a degree of rhythm.

    Singing Experience

    None to mention (Think I can sing ,but arguably not).

    Had singing lessons and vocal training and continue to do so.

  • Skills

    Interested in
    • Acting Auditions
    • Documentaries / Real Life
    • Entertainment Shows
    • Extra/Background Artist
    • Modelling
    • Talent Shows
    Personal Interests
    • Cars
    • Cooking
    • Family
    • Gardening
    • Health Issues
    • Holidays
    • Music
    • Politics
    • Relationships
    • Sport
    • Travel
    Marital Status
    • Single
    Current Student
    • No
    Drinking habits
    • Occasional
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Physical build
    • Medium
    Tag
    • Actor
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally