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Carolyn Lyster

Carolyn Lyster

Overview

Ethnicity
Caucasian
Age Range
62 - 68
Height
5' 5" (1m 65cm)
Weight
9st. 9lb. (61kg)
Hair Colour
Blonde
Eye Colour
Blue
Build
Medium

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2016 Jennifer
Theatre
A Match Made In Heaven
Clive Brill
Frinton Summer Theatre
Frinton
2016 Helen
Film (Short)
The Number Seven
Ollie Wiggins
Tinted Lens
The London Film 48Hour Sci Fi Challenge
2015 Team Leader
Corporate
You're Fired
Crisis cast
Crisis Cast
Paris
2015 Wife
Commercial
Uniqa film
Joshua Neale
Tempo Media
Lisbon
2015 Wife
TV
Arnold's Armchair Promo
Ollie Wiggins
ITV
2014 Older Woman
Music Video
Voces8 / Where I Sleep
Jamie Muir
Jamie Muir Films
2014 Joanne
Film (Student)
Unrest
Norman Gregory
Bournmouth Film School
Poole Dorset
2014 Margaret
Corporate
Zesty Production
Eamonn O'Rourke
Wells Park Communications
O1 Zero-One Studios
2014 Performer
Theatre
The Vagina Monologues
Jo Greaves
Tattershall Castle
Embankment London
2014 Bride's mother
Commercial
Aviva
Declan Lowney
Another Film company
2013 Judith
TV
Doctors
Alex Jacob
BBC
Birmingham
2013 Woman at Sunset
Theatre
Californian Lives
Emma King-Farlowe
Albery Productions
King's Head
2012 Babs
Film (Feature)
Run For Your Wife
Ray Cooney
Cooney Productions
2010 - 2011 Amy
Film (Short)
Not Now Pet
John Jencks
Electric Shadow Company
2011 Kity
TV
What To Do When Someone Dies
Tim Fywell
BBC
2010 Mary
Commercial
In the light
Otto Kylanali
Forgone Films
2010 Magistrate
Corporate
You be The Judge
Magnus Wake
Speakeasy
2010 Housekeeper
Film (Docu)
Leighton House
Spectrum
Leighton House
2009 guest lead
TV
Doctors
BBC
2008 Guest Lead
TV
Heartbeat
Gerry Mill
BBC
2007 Bev
TV
Casualty
BBC Television
2007 Betty
Theatre
Funny Money
Ian Dickens
Ian Dickens
Tour
2007 Mrs Kirby
Theatre
You Can't Take It With You
Gavin McAlinden
Charm Offensive
Southwark Playhouse

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2007
    Cognitive Hypnotherapy &NLP
    Quest Institute
  • 1979
    BA Hons
  • 1962
    3 yr. Acting
    B'ham School of Speech Training & Dramatic Art

About me

I have been an actress for forty years. Still love it! Am very experienced, extremely good at comedy, done a wide range of different roles in the theatre and on television. Willing to and indeed love traveling. Have toured extensively both in the UK and abroad. . A good, professional and committed company member.

Additional Information

I have appeared in the West End at the Duchess Theatre,The Playhouse, The Vaudeville, The Strand and The Mermaid often for and with Ray Cooney in many of his farces as well as on tour and abroad. I have also done nine Derek Nimmo tours of the Far and Middle East. I have appeared in numerous repetory theatre all over the UK including Liverpool Manchester, Coventry, Sheffield, Oxford, B'ham, Farnham, Basingstoke and Windsor playing such diverse parts as 'Dotty' in 'Noises off', 'Getrude ' in 'Hamlet'and 'Blanche ' in 'Brighton Beach Memoirs'I last appeared at the Southwark Playhouse in a revival of Hart and Kauffman's play, 'You Can't Take It With You'. Also done extensive role play work for Mast and AKT., most recently at Lewisham Hospital playing a variety of roles including management and patient. Just completed a big commercial for Dulux.

Additional Skills

Trained Cognitive Hypnotherapist
NLP practitioner
Accredited Journey Therapist

Skills

Skin Colour White
Hair Length Short to Medium
Native accent English
Accents (UK) Birmingham, Cheshire, Cockney, Cornish, Devon, Dorset, Gloucester, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern England, Northern Working Class, RP, Somerset, South London, Yorkshire
Accents (North American) Californian, General American, New York City
Accents (International) French
Languages Spoken French
Interested in Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV
Organisation Membership Equity
Driving Licences Standard
Perform nude? No
DBS checked No