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  • (1980) Played "Octavius" & "Artemidorus" in William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" - Riverside Studios, London (1980).
  • TV commercials for Taster's Choice coffee (with Sharon Maughan)
  • Starred as Frank N Furter in the musical "The Rocky Horror Show" by Richard O'Brien - Picadilly Theatre (1990-1)/ Duke of York's Theatre (1995), London.
  • Appeared in BBCi Cult's online Doctor Who adventure "Death Comes to Time", as St. Valentine. (2002)
  • Appeared in the Doctor Who audio stories "Excelis Dawns", "Excelis Rising" and "Excelis Decays" as Lord Grayvorn, Reeve Maupassant and Lord Vaughan Sutton respectivly. All three are in fact the same character. (2002)
  • Performed the audio book "Star Trek the Next Generation: The Valiant" written by Michael Jan Friedman and published by SIMON & SHUSTER AUDIO
  • Performed the audio book "Star Trek: The Eugenics Wars--The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh - Volume 1"
  • Released an album with George Sarah called "Music for Elevators" (2002).
  • Starred in the Tim Rice / Benny Andersson / Björn Ulvaeus musical, "Chess", in the role of the American champion Freddie Trumper (originated by his brother Murray Head) - Prince Edward THeatre, London (1988-9).
  • Performed the audiobook "A Line in the Sand" by Gerald Seymour (1998)
  • Narrated the audiobook "The Barefoot Book of Knights" (2003)
  • Performed the audiobook "The Chrestomanci Series - Mixed Magics" by Diana Wynne Jones (2002)
  • Performed on Chris De Burgh's song "Don't pay the Ferryman". He read a few lines from Shakespeare's "The Tempest" which can be heard in the background.
  • Played Jeff in "Otherwise Engaged" by Simon Gray - UK tour (2005).
  • Played the Pirate King in "The Pirates of Penzance" in repertoire with "Peter Pan" (in which he played Hook) at the Savoy Theatre, London (2003-4).
  • Narrates the BBC Radio Two documentary "Project: Who?" (broadcast on the 22nd and 29th of March 2005), which investigates the revival of the British science-fiction series Doctor Who.
  • Appeared in the musical "Godspell" - UK tour (1976)/ Shaftesbury Theatre, London (1978)/ Young Vic Theatre, London (1981).
  • Played Philius Fogg in the musical "Around the World In Eighty Days", based on the novel by Jules Verne - Buxton Opera House, Derbyshire (1990).
  • Played Morris in "The Heiress", based on the novel by Henry James - UK tour (1992).
  • Played Rupert in "Rope" by Patrick Hamilton - UK tour (1993-4).
  • Played the Prime Minister in "Little Britain Live", based on the TV show Little Britain (2003) - UK (2006)/ Australia (2007).
  • (1977) Played the "Duke of Clarence" in William Shakespeare's "Henry V" - Ludlow Festival, Shropshire (1977).
  • His credit's at Cheltenham's Everyman Theatre include: John in "Alphabetical Order" by Michael Frayn, the intruder in "See How They Run" by Philip King, Colby in "The Confidential Clerk" by T.S. Eliot, Dickie in "The Winslow Boy" by Terence Rattigan (all 1978) and the title role in the musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat" (1978+9).
  • Played Randolph in "Teeth n Smiles" by David Hare - Nottingham Playhouse (1979).
  • Played Wilhelm in "Maske: Scene from the Heroic Life of the Middle Classes" by Carl Sternheim - Gate Theatre, London (1981).
  • Appeared in "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" by Tom Stoppard - Young VIc Theatre, London/ City Hall Theatre, Hong Kong (1981).
  • Played Lt. Stefan Kovacs in "A Patriot For Me" by John Osborne - Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester (1983)/ Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, USA (1984).
  • His National Theatre credits include: Absalom in "Yonadab" by Peter Schaffer (1985-6), La Flotte in "Danton's Death" by 'Georg Buchner' (1982-3), Captain Goltz in "The Prince of Homburg" by Heinrich von Kleist (1982).
  • Played the title character in "Anatol In Love" by Arthur Schnitzler - Theatre Clwyd, Mole (1989).
  • Played Lord Darlington in "Lady Windemere's Fan" by Oscar Wilde - Old Vic Theatre, Bristol (1990).
  • He released an album with George Sarah, in 2002, called "Music for Elevators".
  • (1980) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Julius Caesar," at the Riverside Studios Theatre in London, England with Robert Flemyng, John Shrapnel, Michael Byrne, Phil Daniels, David Horovitch, Gillian Barge, Paul Bentall, Jack Klaff, and Peter Wight in the cast. Peter Gill was director.
  • (1983) He acted in John Osborne's play, "A Patriot for Me", in a Chichester Festival Production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, West Sussex, England with Alan Bates, Harry Andrews, Sheila Gish, Neil Stacy, Richard Freeman, Nigel Stock, Lucy Fleming, David King, George Murcell, Ronnie Stevens and David Yelland in the cast. Ronald Eyre was the director.
  • (May 1977) He was a stand-by in Stephen Schwartz's musical, "Godspell," at Her Majesty's Theatre in London, England with Paul "Twinks" Kerryson, Allan Love, and Andrew Secombe in the cast. Robert Cheeseman was director.
  • (1982) He acted in Georg Buchner's play, "Danton's Death," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Brian Cox, John Normington, and Nicholas Selby in the cast. Peter Gill was director.
  • (July 1982 - September 1982) He acted in the British National Theatre Season Repertoire at the Cottesloe, Lyttelton, and Olivier Theatre in London, England in Georg Buchner's play, "Danton's Death;" Moliere's play, "Don Juan;" Frank Loesser's musical, "Guys and Dolls;" Anton Chekhov's play, "Uncle Vanya;" Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "The Second Mrs. Tanqueray;" Tom Stoppard and Johann Nestroy's play, "On The Razzle;" John Gay's play, "The Beggar's Opera;" Heinrich Von Kleist's play, "The Prince of Homberg;" Alan Ayckbourn's play, "Way Upstream;" Bertolt Brecht's plays, "The Caucasian Chalk Circle," and "Schweyk In the Second World War;" Miguel De Cervantas's play, "Don Quixote;" Oscar Wilde's play, "The Importance of Being Earnest;" and Thomas Kyd's play, "The Spanish Tragedy:" with Michael Bryant, Ian Charleson, Julie Covington, Brian Cox, Judi Dench, J.G. Devlin, Edna Dore, Lindsay Duncan, Susan Fleetwood, Brian Glover, Nigel Havers, Tony Haygarth, Greg Hicks, Bob Hoskins, Harold Innocent, Martin Jarvis, Paul Jones, Felicity Kendal, Dinsdale Landen, Patti Love, Cherie Lunghi, Alfred Lynch, Anna Massey, Julia McKenzie, John Normington, Bill Paterson, Paul Rogers, Paul Scofield, Nicholas Selby, Jack Shepherd, Imelda Staunton, Zoe Wanamaker, June Watson, and Janet Whiteside in the cast.
  • (January-February 1986, June 1986, October-December 1986) He acted in the British National Theatre Repertoire Season at the Cottesloe Theatre, Lyttelton Theatre, and Olivier Theatre in London, England in Peter Shaffer's play, "Yonadab;" Tom Stoppard's plays, "The Real Inspector Hound," and "Dalliance;" Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play, "The Critic;" Alan Ayckbourn's plays, "A Chorus of Disapproval," and "Tons of Money;" Howard Brenton's play, "Pravda;" Neil Simon's play, "Brighton Beach Memoirs;" William Congreve's play, "Love for Love;" George Bernard Shaw's play, "Mrs Warren's Profession;" John Webster's play, "The Duchess of Malfi,;" Charlotte Chandler's play, "Not About Heroes;" William Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet," and "King Lear;" Athol Fugard's play, "The Road to Mecca;" Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard;" Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's play, "The Threepenny Opera;" Sarah Daniels's play, "Neaptide;" play, "Futurists;" David Wood's play, "The Pied Piper;" Richard Peaslee's play, "Animal Farm;" Franz Werfel's play, "Jacobowsky and The Colonel;" Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "The Magistrate;" David Hare's play, "The Bay At Nice;" Arthur Miller's play, "The American Clock;" Stephen Poliakoff's play, "Coming In To Land;" and Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz's play, "The Mother;" with Robin Bailey, Desmond Barrit, Alan Bates, Suzanne Bertish, Brenda Blethyn, Eleanor Bron, Michael Bryant, Yvonne Bryceland, Selina Cadell, Simon Cadell, David Calder, Charlotte Cornwell, Gemma Craven, Tim Curry, Daniel Day Lewis, Frances De La Tour, Sally Dexter, Russell Dixon, Simon Dutton, Julian Fellowes, Alison Fiske, Michael Gambon, Robert Glenister, Sheila Hancock, Nigel Hawthorne, Greg Hicks, Clare Higgins, Anthony Hopkins, Kelly Hunter, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jonathan Hyde, Barry Ingham, Sara Kestelman, Roy Kinnear, Leigh Lawson, Nicholas Le Prevost, Nigel Le Vaillant, Hugh Lloyd, Stephen Mackintosh, Anna Massey, Tim McInnery, Ian McKellen, Claire Moore, Stephen Moore, Wendy Morgan, Bill Nighy, Bob Peck, Edward Petherbridge, Joan Plowright, Amanda Redman, Moira Redmond, Jack Shepherd, Michael Simkins, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton, Patrick Stewart, Ken Stott, Zoe Wanamaker, Marcia Warren, Jane Wenham, and Irene Worth in the cast.
  • (1992) He acted in Henry James, Ruth and Augustus Goetz's play, "The Heiress," at the Richmond Theatre in London, England with Frank Finlay, Nicholas McAuliffe, and Barbara Murray in the cast.
  • (2014) Radio Comedy: Cabin Pressure - voice actor playing Hercules "Herc" Shipwright, BBC Radio 4
  • (December 2012 - January 2013) Radio Comedy: Cabin Pressure - voice actor playing Hercules "Herc" Shipwright, BBC Radio 4

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