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Heather Coombs

Heather Coombs

Overview

Ethnicity
White - Other
Age Range
41 - 47
Height
5' 3" (1m 60cm)
Weight
9st. 6lb. (60kg)
Hair Colour
Blonde
Eye Colour
Blue
Build
Slim

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2017
    Supermarket Woman
    Commercial
    Quest Red
    Mark Chaudoir
  • 2017
    Deborah
    Theatre
    Rose Coloured
    Lara Genovese
  • 2017
    Bianca Jeffcott
    Rehearsed Reading
    The First British Muslim on Mars
    Dilek Latif
  • 2017
    Mary Johnson
    Corporate
    It's Grammar Time!
    Mark Tuffnell
  • 2016
    Insurance Assessor
    Online
    Zurich
    Jason Fisher-Jones
    Chroma Films
  • 2016
    Barbara Kulaszka
    Rehearsed Reading
    Rocket Man
    David Hadyn
    Advanced Television
  • 2016
    Up All Night Woman
    Commercial
    Please Not them - JB
    Jeff Lowe
    Biscuit London
  • 2016
    Ruby/Pearl/Mum
    Theatre
    Piece of Silk
    Tania Azevedo
    Giants Theatre Company
    The Hope Theatre
  • 2016
    Alice
    Rehearsed Reading
    Snap Happy
    Fiona Hunnisett
    Arch 17
  • 2016
    Joss Hoffman
    Rehearsed Reading
    Polarised
    Karol Griffiths
    Caroline Dean
  • 2016
    Jeremy Kyle Guest
    Commercial
    EBay - Apocalypse
    Tommy Kuntz
    MJZ
  • 2016
    Karen
    Commercial
    Test Commercial ( not for broadcast)
    The Blaine Brothers
  • 2016
    Poet
    Commercial
    The Same
    Alex Graham
  • 2016
    Mum
    Commercial
    CBBC Ident
    Amy Johnson
  • 2015
    Vera Barnes
    TV
    Call the Midwife
    Lisa Clarke
  • 2015
    Karen McIver
    Film (Student)
    Native
    Jonny Blair
  • 2015
    Amanda Parish
    Film (Short)
    Hollybrook
    Stephen Pearce
    SPA
  • 2014
    GP
    Online
    Lundbeck
    Michal Dzierza
    Streaming Well
  • 2014
    Your Mom
    Commercial
    Ho Ho No Go
    Vincent Lobelle - Les Telecreateurs
    Ogilvy Paris
  • 2014
    Eileen
    Commercial
    Go See the Doctor
    Norman Bates
    LOVO Films
    Brussels
  • 2014
    Margaret
    Film (Short)
    Microscope
    Michal Dzierza
    Mee how media
  • 2014
    TFL Manager
    TV
    Silent Witness
    Craig Vivieros
  • 2014
    Woman 3
    TV
    Count Arthur Strong
    Graham Linehan
    BBC Television/Retort
  • 2014
    Janet MacKenzie
    Rehearsed Reading
    Kalisher Players
    Middle Temple Hall
  • 2014
    Mum
    Commercial
    Morrisons
    Peter King
  • 2014
    Sophie
    Rehearsed Reading
    The Collaborators
    Karol Griffiths
    Paul Nathan
  • 2013
    Mum
    Commercial
    GAME
    Ben Tonge
  • 2013
    Madam Minister
    Film (Short)
    W.I.N.S. Teaser Film
    Andy Powrie
    Ambanja Pictures/AKT
  • 2013
    Narration/Character Voices
    Voice Over
    Grimm's Tales
    Kerry Bradley
    UAL
  • 2012
    Stole
    Rehearsed Reading
    And then Fun Came Along
    Tom Barnes
    Tom Barnes
  • 2012
    Police Officer Jane Norman
    Corporate
    Your Call (Video)
    Mark Sterling
    Isabel Affum
  • 2012
    Pointy Struggles
    Theatre
    Dream Cake and Turning Red
    Prasanna Puwanarajah
  • 2011
    Sharon Betts
    Film (Short)
    Singapore
    Simon Purse
    PaperScissorsStone
  • 2011
    Frau Gabor
    Rehearsed Reading
    The Awakening of Spring
    John Fricker
  • 2011
    Chris Hardy
    Corporate
    Hiscox
    Ian Sanders
    Walking Forward Media/Xperient
  • 2011
    Mrs Millie Stone
    Rehearsed Reading
    The Hamlet of Stepney Green
    Sam Leifer
    The Jewish Museum
    The Jewish Museum
  • 2011
    Various
    Film (Docu)
    Bernard Kops
    Jill Campbell
    123 Productions Inc
  • 2011
    Lucha
    Rehearsed Reading
    Dark Matters
    Jo Harris
    Gog Corner at Rosemary Branch Theatre
  • 2011
    Charlotte(Esh's mum)
    Film (Short)
    Music Land World
    Richard Naylor
  • 2011
    Corina
    Corporate
    Suspicious Minds (Unicredit Video)
    Jazminka Lezkas
    Eukleia
  • 2011
    Barbara
    Film (Short)
    The Journey
    Seyda Anna Collins
    Seyda Anna Collins
  • 2011
    Racquel
    Film (Short)
    The Watchers
    Mark Bowsher
    Mabio Media
  • 2010
    Wanda Whirr
    Film (Short)
    The Bigger Picture
    Matt Young
    What About Media
  • 2010
    Margot(Brothel Mom), Moril (Elf Woman)
    Voice Over
    Witcher 2 Video Game
    Mark Estdale
  • 2010
    Teacher
    Voice Over
    Microsoft educational software
    James
    PiL
    Matinee
  • 2010
    Mrs B
    Rehearsed Reading
    Good Birds Don't Fly Away
    Harry Myers
    Temple Fortune Theatre
  • 2010
    Prim
    Film (Short)
    1d
    Simon Purse and Simon Jarvis
    Purse and Jarvis
  • 2010
    Mum
    Online
    HSBC The Theme of Life
    Paul O'Brien
  • 2010
    Helen
    Film (Short)
    An Indecent Sort
    James Griffiths
    Midland Rovers
  • 2010
    Documentary/Narrative Voice
    Voice Over
    Dubai Airports Security and Awareness Programme
    Simon Walker
    TNA
  • 2009
    Felicity Flitt
    Voice Over
    Wallace and Gromit's Grand Adventures The Last Resort
    Mark Estdale
    Telltale/Outsource/Aardman
  • 2009
    Felicity Flitt
    Voice Over
    Wallace and Gromit's Grand Adventures The Bogeyman
    Mark Estdale
    Telltale/Outsource/Aardman
  • 2009
    VoiceOver
    Voice Over
    Living Reading
    Paul
    Light Division
  • 2009
    Penelope
    Rehearsed Reading
    Occupied Territory
    Leslie Caplan
  • 2009
    Various
    Voice Over
    WHP
    Shauna at Matinee
  • 2008
    Felicity Flitt
    Voice Over
    Wallace and Gromit's Grand Adventures Muzzled!
    Mark Estdale
    Telltale/Outsource/Aardman
  • 2008
    The Older Sister
    Film (Short)
    Francis
    Pat Kelman
  • 2008
    Felicity Flitt
    Voice Over
    Wallace and Gromit's Grand Adventures The Fright of the Bumble Bees
    Mark Estdale
    Telltale/Outsource/Aardman
  • 2008
    Doctor
    Still Photos
    GMC Publications
    Anthony Glemsford
  • 2008
    Caroline
    Film (Short)
    The Letter Game
    Pat Kelman
  • 2008
    Kuna N'Dahl
    Voice Over
    Worldshift
    Mark Estdale
  • 2006 - 2007
    Spy Mistress M
    Voice Over
    Maths Investigator
    Chris Renshaw
  • 2007
    Lady Catherine de Bourgh
    Radio
    Pride and Prejudice
    Leslie Caplan
    Camden Radio
  • 2007
    Monica
    Rehearsed Reading
    Barking Mad
    Chrys Salt
    RR
  • 2007
    Barbara
    Rehearsed Reading
    Looking Busy
    Pat Kelman
    Streatham Festival
    Streatham Festival
  • 2006
    Fay
    Radio
    The Lost Love of Phoebe Myers
    Ned Chaillet
  • 2006
    Voice Over
    Film (Docu)
  • 2006
    Tanya Stoller
    Film (Docu)
    Imperial and St Mary's
  • 2006
    Zelda
    Rehearsed Reading
    Rogues and Vagabonds
    Tim Supple and Sam Leifer
    Central Studio
    Central Studio
  • 2004
    Angela
    Film (Feature)
    In Like Flynn
    Mike Schillinger
    Nero Productions
  • 2004
    Warm Comedy trail
    Voice Over
    My Family
    Bronwen Roberts
    BBC UK TV Gold
  • 2003
    Julie Fox
    Film (Feature)
    Encounters
    Jonathan Reason and Pat Kelman
    Pittot Films
  • 2003
    Doctor Andrea Barclay
    TV
    Developing
    Richard Rayner
    Dragon TV
  • 2003
    Mrs Pearce and through line
    Theatre
    Confusions
    Tim Hudson
  • 2002
    Mumsie
    TV
    Manchild
    David Evans
    BBC
  • 2002
    Cora Crippen
    TV
    The Real Dr Crippen
    Clive Maltby
    Just About Productions for C4
    Channel 4
  • 2002
    Madame Guerin
    TV
    Feral Children
    Jonah Weston
    Optimen for C4
    Channel 4
  • 2002
    Businesswoman
    Commercial
    AOL Broadband
    Jimmy Smithee
    AOL
  • 2002
    Victoria
    Corporate
    Britannia Building Society
    Tim Clague
  • 2001
    Jill
    Film (Feature)
    Assembly Films
  • 2001
    Everyman
    Voice Over
    Chile's Disappeared
    Norma Schenke
    Amnesty Photo Exhibition
  • 2001
    Sandra, advertising exec
    Corporate
    Welcome to VAT
    Frank Butler
    Customs and Excise
  • 2000
    Bobbie
    TV
    Rhona
    Gareth Carrevick
    BBC
  • 2000
    Hannah Chaplin
    Theatre (Tour)
    Charlie
    Mark Helyar
  • 2000
    Jane
    Film (Short)
    Love is Blind
    Russell Bevan
    Crystal Sync Productions
  • 1999
    Mrs Farmsworth
    TV
    My Hero
    John Stroud
    BBC
  • 1999
    Veronica
    TV
    People Like Us
    John Morton
    BBC
  • 1999
    Maggie
    TV
    BBC
  • 1999
    Bella and Fizz
    Voice Over
    The Tweenies Interactive DVD
    Pam Thompson
  • 1999
    Nurse Ireland
    Musical
    The Elephant Man
    Marshall W Mason
    Miller-Lodge
    Spitalfields Venue
  • 1998
    Charlie
    TV
    Heartburn Hotel
    Gareth Gwenlan
    BBC
  • 1998
    Helen
    Theatre
    Bad Faith
    George Ormond
    Orange Tree Theatre
    OrangeTree, Richmond
  • 1998
    Louisa
    Theatre (Tour)
    Hard Times
    Mark Helyar
    West 28th Street
    Fairfield Halls and Tour
  • 1998
    Various Testimonies(alien encounters)
    Voice Over
    The Why Files
    Patricia Bush
  • 1997
    Kate
    Theatre (Tour)
    West 28th Street
    Cockpit Theatre and Tour
  • 1997
    Sister Theresa
    Theatre
    The Nun
    Margaret Forsyth
    Greenwich Studio Theatre Company
    Greenwich Studio Theatre
  • 1997
    Lady Macbeth
    Theatre (Tour)
    Macbeth
    Mark Helyar
    West 28th Street
    Arts Theatre, London and Tour
  • 1996
    Mae
    Musical
    As Time Goes By
    Kevin Kennison
    Actors Theatre of Manhattan, NY
    Off Broadway various

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 1988
    Post Graduate Acting
  • 1987
    English Language and Literature MA Hons
    St Edmund Hall, Oxford

About me

2017 SO FAR
Filming for Discovery Channel (dir. Mark Chaudoir) & for Silversun Media (dir. Mark Tufnell) & theatre in ROSE COLOURED at Theatre 503 & THE FIRST BRITISH MUSLIM ON MARS at Scratch at the Jack.

HIGHLIGHT OF A BUSY 2016
PIECE OF SILK for the fabulous director Tania Azevedo at the Hope Theatre for Giants Theatre Company.
All **** & ***** reviews. The Times said: Heather 'bold & uncompromising..most memorable.. versatile & impressive'. Other reviews said ' outstanding..heartbreaking & authentic';'delivered absolutely perfectly..with such sincerity'; ' breathtaking';'commits 100%..heartbreaking performance done with profundity & understanding';'formidable..tremendous..playing 3 characters each fully realised,,sterling';'stellar..excellent..superbly acted';'beautiful, complex % compassionate'.

2015 INCLUDED
Vera Barnes in CALL THE MIDWIFE for Director Lisa Clarke ( BBC/Neal Street Productions); Karen McIver in NATIVE for award-winning director Jonny Blair ( 2 Scottish New Talent BAFTAs for THE GROUNDSMAN).

An actress for around 25 years since attending Drama Studio, London & have worked in many different fields within the profession.

Additional Information

Roleplay & immersive work - for the BBC, ACAS, FCO, DCMS, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain, PTSC, BERR, BAA, MOD, the Housing Association, barristers, police & social services. Medical comms training for all London teaching hospitals at all levels.

Additional Skills

I am a singer with a good soprano range & have tackled everything from Sondheim to Rodgers & Hart.

Skills

Skin Colour
White
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Native accent
English
Accents (UK)
Cockney, Dorset, Edinburgh, Essex, Lancashire, London, Northern England, RP, Somerset
Accents (North American)
Californian, Canadian, General American, New York City, Southern American
Accents (International)
French, Lithuanian
Languages Spoken
English, French
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Online, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Panto, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
General Singing Skills
Solo
Specific Singing Skills
Soprano
Organisation Membership
Equity
Stage Combat Skills
Yes
Driving Licences
Standard
Perform nude?
Only Professionally