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STEPHEN RIDDLE

Actor/Writer

Photograph of Stephen Riddle
Photograph of Stephen Riddle
Photograph of Stephen Riddle
Photos: Kai Cem Narin

Half a lifetime has passed since Stephen Riddle’s name appeared in lights above the canopy of London’s Strand Theatre, where he played the leading role in No Sex Please, We’re British. The name of the theatre was subsequently changed to protect the innocent. Evidence of Stephen’s tv performances in productions such as Smiley’s People and Jewel in the Crown proved harder to erase, which some may consider regrettable.

A parallel career in copywriting enabled Stephen to watch major movies free of charge pre-release, while he earned not only a crust but several loaves writing advertising for them. He considers that the Creative Circle Award won by a radio commercial he wrote for the film The Money Pit is small recompense for the many Oliviers and BAFTAs for which he was never considered.

Recently Stephen dabbled in the real world, taking permanent employment in social services. He had hoped to give back a little to society, but could not recall what he had taken from it in the first place. Concluding that the real world he was exploring was in many ways less real than the world of entertainment, Stephen has returned to a life of freelance unemployment.

Height
6' (182cm)
Eye Colour
Blue-Grey
Weight
13st. 2lb. (83kg)
Hair Colour
Blond(e)
Playing Age
50 - 65
Voice Character
Sincere
Appearance
 
White, Scandinavian, Eastern European
 
Voice Quality
 
Warm
 
Accents
American-Midwest, American-New York, American-Standard, Australian, Cheshire*, Cockney, Cornwall, Danish, Devon, Edinburgh, English-Standard, French, German, Lancashire, Liverpool, London*, RP, Russian, Scandinavian, South African
Music & Dance
Ballad, Baritone, Choral Singing*, Classical Singing, Dramatic tenor, Falsetto, Gospel Singing, High Baritone, Jazz Singing, Lyric baritone, Lyric tenor*, Opera, Pop Singing, Singing (general), Tenor*, Tenor Baritone, Vocal Range F2 to C5, belt to A
Performance
Actor-Singer, Audio Drama, Comedy, Dubbing, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Repertory, Singer-Professional, Voice Acting, Voice Over
Other Skills
Director, Improvisation, Journalist, Narration, Scriptwriter (professional), Ventriloquist, Writer

AWL Credits

Year
Director
Play
Type
Year
Writer(s)
Play
Role
Director

Non-AWL Credits

Contact

ROBERTA KANAL AGENCY T: 020-8894 2277 E:Stephen Riddle

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