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The Great European Disaster Movie

This film is still available on the BBC iPlayer and created a big debate about the possible  future of the European Union. I had the pleasure of helping the post-production team with some fictional news headlines from a near future. … Continue reading

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The Eternal Moment (Radio Drama)

Listen here to the mind-bending Radio Play by Iain Chambers and Peter Blegvad. It was such a pleasure to perform alongside the wonderful John Ramm. The transformative power of storytelling is explored through my character Zoe, a psychiatric patient who believes … Continue reading

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I love my life!

What a great week! First doing a great and surreal radio play written by Peter Blegvad and directed by Iain Chambers and with the superb John Ramm. Next, venting any buried aggression by playing a woman raised by ogres in … Continue reading

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“Guns of Icarus” Trailer VO

I love a good trailer. Good fun to work with the guys at Muse Games for this epic.

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Donmar trailer

My voice in a beautiful trailer sandwiched between Brian Cox (Sir?) and Ardal O’Hanlon..

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BBC Radio Drama “Austerlitz”

On Sunday December 16, 2012, BBC Radio 3 broadcast a radio dramatisation  of W.G. Sebald’s novel Austerlitz. It was lovely to work with the great John Taylor from Fiction Factory again. The first  of  Sebald’s haunting masterpieces to be dramatised … Continue reading

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Graceling Trilogy by Kristin Cashore

I recently completed reading these three fantasy novels for Orion publishing. A superb, critically acclaimed and already best-selling debut from a stunning new author. Listen to an extract from ‘Graceling’ It was such a pleasure working in the Strathmore recording … Continue reading

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