Ashley Artus Poster


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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 28 January 1971Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK
Nickname Ash or Flash

Mini Bio (1)

Trained at Derwentside college winning the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art then at GSA winning a prize for his choreography and the School Cup for Best Actor.. Left Drama School in 1992 and went into Theatre as diverse as Trevor Nunn's Skellig, MC in "Cabaret" (Manchester Evening News award nomination), Romeo and Juliet, Taste of Honey. Detective Inspector Berkeley in Casualty, Vexed for the BBC. Vampire gang leader with Jude Law in The Wisdow of Crocodiles, Masterpieces God on Trial. His first movie was a small role in Judge Dredd with Stallone, he now works in every genre. He received a Craft Best Actor Finalist award for the award winning Reebok Escape the Sofa TV and Cinema Campaign, more recently he played Thenardier in Cameron Mackintoshs Les Miserables the 25th anniversary international tour and Flytopia for film 4, playing Jonathon Priestly.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymus

Trivia (12)

He got an award for his performance in Reeboks' 'escape the sofa' campaign.
Has a myspace page.
Studies Herpetology {area of zoology concerning reptiles and amphibians}.
He has a YouTube channel.
His brother Daniel committed suicide.
Awaraded the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art.
He played Thenardier in the 25th Anniversary touring production of Les miserables and is in the Les miserables movie.
les misererables the movie,oliver the musical, d ci berklely in casualty [2012]
His sister Wendy also died he lost his brother at 27 through suicide then his Sister.
His Birth Name is Ashley David Artus.
Designer Abu Savage and his label Rock u Later design Ashleys shirts. "I met Abu in the club and pop culture as soon as I met him I knew we would be friends forever".
While researching his role for the God on Trial film about the Jewish holocaust he dropped 3 stone in weight and refused to eat. "It felt obscene to act this part i had to feel and be tortured for it it was the least i could do representing this horrific tragedy no one could possibly understand how those people felt it was the least i could do" Ashley Artus.

Personal Quotes (4)

"Trauma is part of life if you havnt experienced trauma in your life then maybe you are asleep or just fuxxin lucky.It can change your life as an artist i thank God every day i can feel" Ashley Artus.
I do not endorse any way of life but merely describe ones.
Try not to kick a Man or Woman or Boy or Girl who is down.
Misery does love company.

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