SIMON ROUSE is now playing in 'Anything Goes' which is touring the UK having played at Sheffield Crucible, the production was directed by Daniel Evans.
JUDE OWUSU has just finished filming on 'The Hollow Crown II', directed by Dominic Cooke for the BBC.
ADAM BYRON is appearing in 'The Play That Goes Wrong', at The Duchess Theatre, which has won 'Best New Comedy' at this year's Olivier Awards.
JOHN LIGHTBODY is appearing in 'Each His Own Wilderness' at the Orange Tree Theatre, directed by Paul Miller, running until 16th May.
AMANDA REDMAN has recently completed filming a new three-part drama for ITV 'The Trials of Jimmy Rose' directed by Adrian Shergold, opposite Ray Winstone.
JULIE DRAY has just finished filming a new comedy series for BBC2 called 'From The Cradle to The Grave'.
KAREN DUNBAR will play Winnie in 'Happy Days' by Samuel Beckett as part of the Mayfesto Festival 2015 at the Tron Theatre, Glasgow, directed by Andy Arnold. Running 15th to the 23rd May.
KAREN DUNBAR and the cast of Phyllida Lloyd's 'Henry IV' led by Sharon Rooney have recorded a cover of 'Daddy's Gone' in support of women in prison. All proceeds will go to three selected charities: Clean Break, Justice for Women UK, and Donmar Outreach. You can buy the single by SHARON ROONEY AND THE HENRYS on iTunes HERE. Karen will reprise the role of Martha in 'Can't Forget About You' directed by Conleth Hill at the Tron in Glasgow in July 2015.
Congratulations to JUNE WATSON who has won the 2014 Clarence Derwent Award for the roles of Mammy in 'The Cripple of Inishmaan' at the Noel Coward Theatre, directed by Michael Grandage; and as Nanny in 'Before the Party' at the Almeida Theatre directed by Matthew Dunster. June recently appeared in 'Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death' on Sky1 and also recently completed filming 'A Song for Jenny' for the BBC directed by Brian Percival. June has just finished appearing in 'The Father' at Trafalgar Studios 2.
CHUKWUDI IWUJI has just completed filming 'Crossing Lines' in Prague; this is the third season of this series being made by Tandem Communications. He is now in rehearsals at The Donmar for 'The Vote'.
STEVEN HILLMAN and EMILY ASTON have now finished the tour of the National Theatre production of 'War Horse' which won 'Best Visiting Production' at The Manchester Theatre Awards.
DENISE WELCH has just finished filming a six-part comedy series 'Boy Meets Girl' which is being made by Tiger Aspect for BBC2. She is now in rehearsals for the new Jim Cartwright play being directed by David Thacker, which will open 30th April.
GWYNETH STRONG is performing in Chris Goode's 'Stand', a verbatim play based on the real-life stories of six Oxford people who stood up for what they believed in, at the BAC until 9th May, then Mayfest Bristol 15-17th May before the Pulse Festival at the New Wolsey Theatre on 2nd June, and finally the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh 4th - 7th June.
Congratulations to STEPHANIE STREET who has been shortlisted for the Arts & Culture award at this year's Asian Woman of Achievement Awards. The ceremony will take place on 19th May.
GEORGE LASHA was recently seen in 'Vera' and 'Foyle's War' on ITV and 'Doctors' on BBC1. He has also recently filmed 'The Interceptor' for BBC TV.
ADIE ALLEN is about to film a guest lead in an episode of 'New Tricks'.
VIVIENNE ACHEAMPONG is currently in 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' now playing at the Gielgud Theatre until 20th June.
MATTHEW BALDWIN is currently filming a short with David Mitchell.
OLIVER RYAN has just finished playing in 'The Distance', the new play by Deborah Bruce, directed by Charlotte Gwinner, at the Orange Tree Theatre.
CHRIS FULTON has just finished filming the lead role of Fergus in 'Stonemouth', based on the book by Iain Banks, being made by Slate Films for BBC.
KATHRYN HOWDEN received wonderful reviews for her performance in 'The Slab Boys' at the Citizens' Theatre, Glasgow, and King's Theatre Edinburgh. Mark Fisher in The Guardian said 'every time she comes on, she illuminates the stage' while Joyce McMillan in The Scotsman said 'the glittering stars are... a fabulously theatrical Kathryn Howden'. Kathryn is currently filming the new comedy series 'Mountain Goats' for BBC TV.
NATALIE PERERA recently completed filming the lead in the feature film 'Scandalous' in Trinidad, directed by Todd Kessler.
ROBIN SOANS has just finished a run at the Bush Theatre in 'Visitors'. His play 'Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage' directed by Max Stafford-Clark has received rave reviews and is currently touring the UK.
RON DONACHIE is just finished appearing in 'Broth' which ran at Oran Mor, Glasgow, and the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.
DIANA HARDCASTLE is currently being seen in 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' and is filming a feature 'The Boy' in Victoria BC.
JOY RICHARDSON has just finished appearing in 'Shakespeare in Love' which was was nominated for 'Best New Comedy' in the Olivier Awards 2015.
Congratulations to ANDREW TIERNAN, 'Common' won the Broadcast Award 2015 for Best Single Drama, and to GEORGE COSTIGAN, 'Happy Valley' won the Best Drama Series Award. Congratulations also to MARK WILLIAMS, 'Father Brown Series 2' was shortlisted for 'Best Daytime Programme' and also to IAN HALLARD: 'An Adventure in Space and Time' was nominated for 'Best Single Drama'.
ACE BHATTI has just completed filming on ITV's new drama 'Jekyll and Hyde' and has also completed shooting on 'Black Work' for Mammoth/ITV. He also recently played a guest lead in the first 'Lewis' story.
FRANCES BARBER is currently in Mexico filming 'The Chosen' for Antonio Chavarrias until the end of April.
Congratulations to AMANDA REDMAN who has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress in the BAFTA Television Awards 2015 for her performance in 'Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This'.
ANNIE HULLEY is soon to start filming on 'Lucky Man' a ten-parter being made by Carnival for Sky.
CLARA INDRANI is now in rehearsals for 'The Deranged Marriage' for Rifco Arts.
HAMZA JEETOOA is about to start filming 'Capital', a three part mini-series being made by Kudos for BBC1 and he will reprise his role of Nazir in 'My Jihad', the BBC is making a further three episodes for iPlayer.
LU CORFIELD has now returned to the UK after filming the pilot of 'The Devil You Know' for HBO, set in the time of the Salem Witch Trials, written by 'Orange is the New Black' creator Jenji Kohan and directed by Gus Van Sant.
RUTH SHEEN is currently filming a regular role in 'Unforgotten' - a new series being made by Mainstreet Pictures for ITV. She can also be seen playing Sarah Danby, Turner's Mistress, in 'Mr Turner' the latest film directed by Mike Leigh, and recently appeared opposite Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton in 'Inside No. 9'.
ANDREW TIERNAN was recently seen in 'Code of a Killer' and 'The Great Fire' on ITV and 'Slient Witness' and 'The Driver' on BBC1.
We are pleased to announce that our client LARRY LAMB has joined the regular cast of 'New Tricks' for the forthcoming twelfth series of the show. Polly Hill, BBC Head of Independent Drama, says: "Larry is a brilliant and talented actor, he is a fantastic recruit for UCOS and we look forward to seeing the new team in action."
Congratulations to KATIE BRAYBEN who has won the 'Best Actress in a Musical' Olivier Award 2015 for her performance in 'Beautiful - The Carole King Musical' at the Aldwych Theatre. 'Beautiful' was also nominated for the 'MasterCard Best New Musical', and in six other categories. Katie also appeared in 'King Charles III' which won 'Best New Play'.
RICHARD LUMSDEN has finished playing in 'Our Town' at the Almeida directed by American David Cromer.
JOE McGANN will reprise his role as Walter Hobbs in 'ELF: The Musical' which plays at the Dominion Theatre from 24th October 2015 to 2nd January 2016.
STEPHANIE STREET has received wonderful notices for her performances at the National Theatre in David Hare's adaptation of Katherine Boo's book: 'Behind The Beautiful Forevers' directed by Rufus Norris.
LUCY ROBINSON is currently appearing in the new Tom Stoppard play 'The Hard Problem' at the National Theatre, directed by Nicholas Hytner. Lucy has also recently filmed the part of Young Cecily in 'The Hollow Crown II' directed by Dominic Cooke for the BBC.
DAVID CALDER has just finished appearing in 'The Nether' by Jennifer Haley at the Duke of York's Theatre, for which he was nominated for the 'Best Actor in a Supporting Role' Olivier Award. David has now joined Kristin Scott Thomas in 'The Audience' to play Winston Churchill, running from late April to July 2015. David also recently completed filming 'Queen of the Desert' for Werner Herzog and 'The Lady in The Van' for Nicholas Hytner.
BARNEY ILEY has just completed filming on 'The School' an Avalon/E4 comedy pilot.
ANGUS IMRIE has recently completed filming the role of Edmund Plantagenet in 'The Hollow Crown II' for director Dominic Cooke for BBC TV and will graduate from Warwick University in May.
BERWICK KALER recently completed a record 36th Panto season at York Theatre Royal in 'Old Mother Goose' which he wrote, directed and starred in!
HEATHER CRANEY and RENE ZAGGER have just finished appearing in 'Made in Dagenham' in the West End at the Adelphi Theatre. Also, many congratulations to Heather: 'Ambiguous Loss', produced by Toby Swift for BBC Radio 4, in which she played Sally, has won 'Best Drama Series' at the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2015. Heather has now started rehearsals at The Donmar Warehouse for 'The Vote'.
Congratulations to HELEN LEDERER. Her first novel 'Losing It' which is now available from Pan Macmillan, has been shortlisted for the 2015 Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize for comic fiction.
JAN HARVEY recently guest starred in 'EastEnders' as Margaret Midhurst.
PAUL THORNLEY is currently filming a guest lead in an episode of 'Doc Martin'. 'Man Up' - the film in which Paul plays support lead, directed by Ben Palmer, has premiered in New York at the Tribeca Film Festival.