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NICKY HENSON

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Short biography: Nicky Henson

For the Donmar: Passion Play (Comedy Theatre) Enter the Guardsman, Frame 312 (Olivier Award Nomination).

Theatre credits: For the RNT: The Cherry Orchard, Macbeth, The Woman, The Double Dealer, A Fair Quarrel, The Browning Version, Harlequinade, The Provok'd Wife, The Elephant Man, Mandragola and Long Time Gone. For the RSC: Man and Superman - The Merry Wives of Windsor and (Olivier Award Nomination) As you like it: Twelth Night. London theatre credits since 1963 include: All Square, Camelot, Passion Flower Hotel, The Canterbury Tales, The Ride Across Lake Constance, Hamlet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Taming of the Shrew, Cinderella, Mardi Gras, Rookery Nook, Noises Off (original production), The Relapse, Sufficient Carbohydrate, Journey's End, Ivanov, Much Ado About Nothing, Three Sisters, Matador, Reflected Glory and An Ideal Husband (Old Vic, Broadway and Australia). Jumpers (West End Broadway). He was a Founder Member of the Young Vic where his credits include: Waiting for Godot, Scapino, The Soldier's Tale, She Stoops to Conquer, Measure for Measure, Oedipus, The Wakefield Nativity Plays, Romeo and Juliet, The Maids, Deathwatch, Look Back in Anger, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead and Charley's Aunt.

Film credits: He has performed in over 30 films. Including: Witchfinder General (U.S, 'The Conqueror Worm'), There's A Girl In My Soup, Psychomania & Me Without You. Vera Drake. Syriana.

Recent Television credits: Blue Dove and NCS Manhunt.

Nicky cut his first single in 1961 and had a three year contract writing songs for THE SHADOWS and CLIFF RICHARD.

He was a founder member of the Young Vic company and has appeared in many shows both in the West End and rep. including:

  Theatre   Director  
x x x x x
2004 JUMPERS Archie Jumper David Leueaux Piccadilly Theatre
2003 JUMPERS Archie Jumper David Leueaux Brooks Atkinson, NY
2002 FRAME 312 Graham Josie Rourke Donmar Warehouse
2000 PASSION PLAY Jim Michael Grandage Comedy Theatre
1999 WAITING FOR GODOT Pozzo Matthew Lloyd Royal Exchange, Manchester
1998/9 ALARMS & EXCURSIONS various Michael Blakemore Michael Codron Ltd. Tour & West End
1997/8 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Australian Tour
1997 ENTER THE GUARDSMAN The Playwright Jeremy Sams Donmar Warehouse
1996 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Revived at the Old Vic & Ethel Barrymore Theatre NY
1995 FLAREPATH Peter Andy Hay Bristol Old Vic, Cheltenham
Everyman & Leatherhead
1994 RAGE Dr Ellis Mike Bradwell Bush Theatre
1993 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Globe Theatre
1992/3 DONKEY'S YEARS Buckle Michael Rudman Sheffield Crucible & Tour
1992 REFLECTED GLORY Derek Tewby Elijah Moshinsky Vaudeville Theatre
1991 MATADOR El Panama Elijah Moshinsky Queen's Theatre
1990 THREE SISTERS Vershinin Adrian Noble Royal Court
1989 MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Don Pedro Elijah Moshinsky Strand Theatre
1989 IVANOV Borkin Elijah Moshinsky Strand Theatre
1988 JOURNEY'S END Osborne Justin Green Whitehall Theatre
1983 SUFFICIENT CARBOHYDRATE   Nancy Meckler Hampstead & Albery Theatre
1983 THE RELAPSE Worthy Bill Gaskill Lyric Hammersmith
1982 NOISES OFF Garry Michael Blakemore Lyric Hammersmith & Savoy
1979 ROOKERY NOOK Gerald Frank Dunlop Her Majesty's Theatre
1973 HAMLET Laertes Jonathan Miller Greenwich Theatre
1973 THE RIDE ACROSS LAKE George Michael Rudman  
  CONSTANCE x x Hampstead and Mayfair
1968 CANTERBURY TALES x x Phoenix Theatre
1966 LONDON LAUGHS x x Palladium
1965 PASSION FLOWER HOTEL x x Prince of Wales Theatre
1964 CAMELOT Mordred Robert Helpmann Drury Lane Theatre
1963 ALL SQUARE x x Vaudeville Theatre

 

  National Theatre      
x1978 LONG TIME GONE Phil Everly Peter Gill  
x MANDRAGOLA Calimaco David Gilmore  
x THE ELEPHANT MAN Dr Treves Roland Rees  
x THE PROVOK'D WIFE Constant Peter Wood x
x HARLEQUINADE Jack Wakefield Michael Rudman x
x THE BROWNING VERSION Frank Hunter Michael Rudman x
x A FAIR QUARREL Captain Ager Bill Gaskill x
x THE DOUBLE DEALER Mr Brisk Peter Wood x
x THE WOMAN Heros Edward Bond x
x MACBETH Malcolm Peter Hall x
x THE CHERRY ORCHARD Yepihodov Peter Hall x
  Young Vic      
x WAITING FOR GODOT Pozzo Adrien Brine x
x SCAPINO x Frank Dunlop x
x THE SOLDIERS TALE Soldier Wendy Toye x
x SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER Marlowe Wendy Toye x
x MEASURE FOR MEASURE Lucio Roland Joffe x
x TAMING OF THE SHEW Petrucio Frank Dunlop x
x OEDIPUS x Roland Joffe x
xx THE WAKEFIELD NATIVITY PLAYS x Peter James x
x ROMEO AND JULIET Mercutio Peter James x
x THE MAIDS x Frank Dunlop x
x DEATHWTACH x Frank Dunlop x
x LOOK BACK IN ANGER Jimmy Porter Adrien Brine x
x ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD Rosencrantz x x
x CHARLEYS AUNT Fancourt Baberly Denise Coffey x
xx Royal Shakespeare Company x x x
2005/6 TWELTH NIGHT Toby Belch Michael Boyd x
1985/6 THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR Ford Bill Alexander x
1985/6 AS YOU LIKE IT Touchstone Adrian Noble x
1977 MAN AND SUPERMAN Straker Clifford Williams  

 

 

TELEVISION

     
2015 GRANTCHESTER II Frank Archer Tim Fywell ITV
2012 DOWNTON ABBEY Cheerful Charlie David Evans ITV
2010 DOWNTON ABBEY Cheerful Charlie Ben Bolt ITV
2009 CASUALTY     BBC
2007 MIDSOMER MURDERS   Sarah Hellings ITV
2007 DOCTORS   Jerry Smith BBC
2006 EASTENDERS Jack Edwards Kate Harwood (Prod) BBC
2001 HEARTBEAT Alan Jones Diana Patrick YTV
2001 NCS Vincent Fairey Paul Unwin BBC TV
2001 BLUE DOVE Gerry Paul Harrison/David Thacker Carlton TV (series regular)
2001 LOVE OR MONEY Game Show Host MartinFriend Monogram Film & TV
2000 MIDSOMER MURDERS Simon Reason Jeremy Silberstone Bentley Productions
1999 A TOUCH OF FROST Larry Finlay Rob English YTV
1998 THE BILL John Defoe Peter Cregeen Thames TV
1997 ANORAK OF FIRE Mr. O'Rourke Elijah Moshinsky BBC
1997 PAUL MERTON IN...THE CID Man x Carlton UK
1995 CORONATION STREET CHRISTMAS SPECIAL Henri Mary McMurray Granada
1995 PIE IN THE SKY Harrington Smithfield Bill Pryde SelecTV
1994 SHINE ON HARVEY MOON Harvey Moon Baz TaylorWitzend Series
1994/ 97 PRESTON FRONT Greg Scarry Marcus Mortimer & Betsanne Morris Evans BBC (2 series)
1994 THE HEALER Dr Ralph Mathias Mike Hodges BBC (series)
1993 CLASS ACT Sammy Buchanan Jane Howell Cinema Verity
1992 BETWEEN THE LINES Chief Insp. McGregor Jenny Killick BBC (series)
1991 THE BILL x x Thames (2 Episodes)
1991 LOVEJOY x x BBC
1990 THE GREEN MAN x Elijah Moshinsky BBC (series)
1990 THE UPPER HAND x x Central (4 Episodes)
1989 BOON x x Central
1988 STARTRAP x x Zenith
1988 INSPECTOR MORSE
x x Central
1988 THIN AIR x Antonia Bird BBC (series)
1988 ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR x x BBC
1988 SEASON'S GREETINGS x x BBC
1988 A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Demetrius x Elijah Moshinsky BBC

 

  FILM      
x Nicky has appeared in thirty films most recently: x x
2015 THE HOLLY KANE EXPERIMENT Marvin Greenslade Tom Sands
2015 TOMMY'S HONOUR Charles Kinloch Jason Connery
2015 WE STILL STEAL THE OLD WAY Houghton Sacha Bennett
2015 BRACKISH WATER Oliver Deacon
2014 DRAW ON SWEET NIGHT Sir Thomas Tony Britten Capriol Productions
2014 WE STILL KILL THE OLD WAY Houghton Sacha Bennett
2012 DRECK Chief Ballard Justin Trefgarne
2011 GOZO Tony Meranda Bowen Partizan Films
2011 TRUTH OR DARE Sir Reginald Robert Heath (Dir) Coranet Pictures
2009 BLITZ The Super Elliott Lester (Dir) Lionsgate
2005 WASTE OF SHAME John Shakespeare Chrissy Skinns (Prod) BBC Films
2004 SYRIANA Sydney Hewitt Stephen Gaghan Warner Bros.
2003 VERA DRAKE The Doctor Mike Leigh Fat Boy Films
2000 ME WITHOUT YOU Ray Sandra Goldbacher Dacota Films
2000 FLYFISHING Howard David Williams Shooting Pictures
2000 DEATH, DECEIT & DESTINY ABOARD THE ORIENT EXPRESS Tom Finlay Harry Alan Towers Towers of London (2000) Inc.
1977 NO I THE SECRET SERVICE x Lyndsay Shonteff x
1976 THE BAWDY ADVENTURES OF TOM JONES x Cliff Owen x
1974 VAMPIRA x Clive Donner x
1972

THE LOVE BAN

x Ralph Thomas x
1972 PENNY GOLD x Jack Cardiff x
1971 ALL COPPERS ARE x Sidney Hayers x
1971 PSYCHOMANIA x Don Sharpe x
1970 THERE'S A GIRL IN MY SOUP x Roy Boulting x
1969 MOSQUITO SQUADRON x Boris Sagal x
1969 CROOKS & CORNETS x Jim O'Connelly x
1968 WITCHFINDER GENERAL (U.S CONQUEROR WORM) x Michael Reeves x
1967 I'LL NEVER FORGET WHATS HIS NAME x Michael Winner x
1967 THE JOKERS x Michael Winner x
1967 HERE WE GO AROUND THE MULBERRY BUSH x Clive Donner x
1966 DOCTOR IN CLOVER x Ralph Thomas x
1964 EVERY DAYS A HOLIDAY x x x
1963 AND FATHER CAME TOO x Peter Graham Scott x

 

  RADIO      
x Nicky has appeared in many radio productions which most recently include:- x x
2016 Monster 1983 Dr Schulz Cherry Cookson Audible
2016 Way Out East (6 eps) Ampersand Cherry Cookson BBC Radio 4
2015 16 16 / Big Time Shakespeare Tim Dee BBC Radio 4
2014 DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP Bryant Sasha Yevtushenko BBC Radio 4
2014 DYLAN THOMAS: THE BEACH AT FALESA Case Alison Hindell BBC Radio 3
2013 ANIMAL FARM Napoleon Alison Hindell BBC Radio 4
2013 DRACULA Dracula Jessica Dromgoole BBC Radio 4
2001 MY SKY BLUE TRADES Adult Victor Cherry Cookson BBC Radio 4
2001 THREE MEN ON A PLANE Douglas Tanya Nash BBC Radio 4
2000 ZERO TOLERANCE Doge Ned Chaillet BBC Radio 4
1999 THE CLOCK OF HEAVEN The Sun Chris Wallis Watershed obo Radio 4
1999 PETRELLA Burly John Taylor Fiction Factory obo Radio 4
1998 THE BARNES ORIGINALS Tom Cathryn Horn BBC Radio 4
1998 STATIONS OF THE CROSS Nigel Ned Chaillet BBC Radio 4
1998 TWELFTH NIGHT Feste Eoin O'Callaghan BBC Radio 3
1997 FROM THE BOTTOM OF A WELL Tom Cathryn Horn BBC
1996 BEATRICE AND AFTER Narrator x BBC
1996 A LITTLE PRINCESS Captain Crew x Bite Back Radio
1996 THE CHIPS ARE DOWN Geoffrey Hammer x BBC
1995 THE MASK x x BBC
1995 DEATH IN THE PARISH x x BBC

 

 

VOICE WORK

     
x Nicky can be heard narrating various audio cassettes which include:- x x
x Like Famer Like Son by Adam Henson x BBC Books
x Great Continental Railway Journeys x Bolinda
x A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby x Penguin
x Dear Lupin by Roger and Charlie Mortimer x Chivers Press
x Heartbreak Hotel by Deborah Moggach x Audio Go/BBC
x Adams Farm by Adam Henson x Audio Go/BBC
x KOWLOON TONG by Paul Theroux x Chivers Press
x ONE ACROSS, TWO DOWN by Ruth Rendell x Chivers Press
x LADY WINDEMERE'S FAN by Oscar Wilde x Penguin Audio Books
x   x x
x He recently narrated the TIMEWATCH: Las Vegas & the Mormons for BBC TV x x

 

  DIRECTING    
2014 THE COUNTRY WIFE by William Wycherly O LAMDA (LAMDA)
2013 THE ROVER by Aphra Benn O Riverside Studios (LAMDA)
2011 ABSENT FRIENDS by Alan Ayckbourne O Little Theatre Sherringham
2010 RUN FOR YOUR WIFE by Ray Cooney O Little Theatre Sherringham
2009 THE DOUBLE DEALER by William Wycherly O LAMDA
2009 INTIMATE EXCHANGES by Alan Ayckbourne O Little Theatre Sherringham
2009 ONLY WHEN I LAUGH by Jack Shepherd x Tour & Arcola Theatre
2008 THE PROVOKED WIFE by John Vanbrugh x L.A.M.D.A
2008 BEDROOM FARCE by Alan Ayckbourne x Little Theatre Sherringham
2000 FUNNY ABOUT LOVE by Terrence Frisby x Chichester & Tour

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