Cornelius Booth joins cast of Land of Our Fathers for national tour.
He joins John Cording, Robert Jezek, Tomos Eames and original cast members Taylor Jay-Davies and Joshua Price for national tour of Land of Our Fathers this autumn.
Cornelius Booth - CHOPPER
Trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Theatre credits include: ‘Peter Pan Goes Wrong’ (UK Tour), ‘Of Mice & Men’ (West Yorkshire Playhouse), ‘The Machine’ (Donmar Warehouse, ‘The MIF & The Park Avenue Armory’ (New York), ‘Wild Oats’ (Bristol Old Vic), ‘Does My Society Look Big In This?’ (Bristol Old Vic), ‘Henry IV’ parts 1 & 2 (Theatre Royal Bath) ‘The Comedy of Errors’, ‘The Merchant of Venice’ and ‘Holding Fire!’ (The Globe), ‘A Voyage Round My Father’ (Donmar West End) ‘Twelfth Night’, ‘Pillars of the Community’ and ‘The UN Inspector’ (Royal National Theatre), ‘A Midsummer Night's Dream’ (RSC, world tour), ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’ (Donmar Warehouse), ‘The Beggars Opera’, ‘A Chorus of Disapproval’ and ‘Seed of the Bauhinia’ (Bristol Old Vic), ‘Equuus’ and ‘Macbeth’ (Salisbury Playhouse), ‘Fandango!’ (The Dukes Theatre, Lancaster), ‘Hamlet’ (Northcott Theatre, Exeter), ‘The Tempest’ and ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ (The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton), ‘Cyrano de Bergerac’ (The Haymarket, Basingstoke), ‘The Piano Tuner’ (The Landor), ‘The Hobbit’ (national tour), ‘Reanimator’, ‘Hamburg’ and ‘Dark Meaning Mouse’ (The Sticking Place), ‘Brave New World’ (TNT, world tour).
TV credits include: ‘Casualty’, ‘The Bill’, ‘Eastenders’, ‘The Guardian’, ‘Trapped’, ‘Beauty’, ‘The Blonde Bombshell’.
Film credits include: ‘Tulip Fever’, ‘Pride and Prejudice’, ‘Trauma’.
John Cording - BOMBER
Theatre credits include: 'The Paper Architect' (Tobacco Factory/Barbican), 'Richard II' (Tobacco Factory), 'The Devil Inside Him' (National Theatre Wales), 'Gaslight' (New Vic Theatre), 'A Dolls’ House', 'Dancing at Lughnasa', 'Pygmalion', 'Noises Off', 'Mary Stuart', 'Measure for Measure', 'The Cherry Orchard', 'Of Mice and Men', 'The Grapes of Wrath', 'Night Must Fall', 'Brassed Off', 'Troilus and Cressida', 'Waiting for Godot', 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest', 'The Crucible', 'The Rabbit' (Clwyd Theatr Cymru), 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream', 'Moby Dick', 'After the Lions', 'A Man for all Seasons', 'The Count of Monte Cristo', 'Roots' (Royal Exchange), 'The Three Sisters' (Cambridge Theatre Company), 'Macbeth', 'The Crucible', 'Man for All Seasons' (Duke’s Theatre, Lancaster).
TV credits include: 'The Bastard Executioner', 'Da Vinci’s Demons', 'Midsomer Murders', 'Torchwood', 'The Bill', 'Operation Julie', 'Poirot', 'Coronation Street', 'Heartbeat', 'A Mind to Kill' and 'King Lear'.
Film credits include: 'Ransom', 'Superman' and 'One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich'.
Numerous productions for BBC Radio 4.
Tomos Eames - CURLY
Tomos Eames was born in Cardiff and is a fluent Welsh speaker. He attended the three year acting course at the Central School of Speech and Drama. He also received training through a summer exchange project in the MXAT Moscow.
Theatre credits include: ‘Trwy'r Ddinas Hon’ (Sherman Theatre Wales), ‘Rape of The Fair Country’ (Theatre Clwyd), ‘Spirit of the Mimosa’ (Theatre Clwyd), ‘Deffro'r Gwanwyn’ (Theatre genedlaethol Cymru).
Film credits include: ‘Resistance’ Big Rich Films, ‘Say Nothing’ (Short) and ‘The Best Possible Taste’ (BBC).
Taylor Jay-Davies - CHEWY
Taylor trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
Theatre credits include: ‘Land of Our Fathers’ (Trafalgar Studios, Theatre503), ‘Great Expectations’ (West End/UK Tour), ‘King Henry IV Part I’ (WGTC), ‘The Passion’ (National Theatre Wales), ‘The Bacchae’ for Trinity Carmarthen and ‘The Great Dictator’ playing Charlie Chaplin for WGTCTaylors.
TV credits include: 'Valentines Kiss' a new 2 part drama. He has also filmed guest leads in ‘Casualty’ for the BBC Film credits include ‘Submarine’ for Warp Films.
Robert Jezek - HOVIS
A native of Montreal, Robert has been living and performing in the UK for over 20 years.
Theatre credits include: rep theatres from Lancaster to Salisbury and Theatre Clwyd to London, a season with the RSC (Sam West’s ‘ Hamlet’ and ‘ The Prisoner’s Dilemma’) and the musical ‘The Josephine Baker Story’ in London and tour. His last stage show appearance was in the original cast of ‘The Bodyguard’ in the West end.
TV credits include: ‘Casualty’, ‘The Bill’, ‘Eastenders’, ‘Shameless’, ‘Taggart’ and BBC's 'Space Race' as well as numerous Drama Documentaries including ‘Getting Out Alive’ and the Bafta award winning ‘Nuremberg: Goering’s Last Stand’.
Film credits include: ‘Casino Royale’, ‘Last Chance Harvey’ and the recent award winning short ‘Missing Minny’.
Joshua Price - MOSTYN
Joshua trained at Guilford School of Acting.
Theatre credits include: Mostyn in ‘Land of Our Fathers’ (Trafalgar studios and Theatre503), Gavin in ‘Llwyth’ (Sherman Theatre) which toured Wales, Edinburgh and Taiwan and Vocalist/dancer in Godspell in ‘Concert’.
Theatre whilst training includes: Chip in ‘On the Town’ (Steven Dexter), Ensemble in ‘Sister Act’ (Gary Lloyd) and Ancestor in ‘The Addams Family’ (Steven Dexter) at GSA.
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