JEFFREY HARMER

Mr Birling

Jeffrey trained at the Webber Douglas Academy.

 

His theatre credits include: Richard Willey in Out of Order (directed by Ray Cooney), Field Marshal Haig in Oh What a Lovely War and Arthur Hoyle in Up ‘n’ Under (Oldham Coliseum); Henry Bingham in Fox on the Fairway, Headingly in Donkeys’ Years, Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, DL in Feelgood and Henry Perkins in Funny Money (all Vienna’s English Theatre); Tooley in Made in Dagenham (Queen’s, Hornchurch); Rev Harry Harrington in Shadowlands (number one tour); Vittorio Vidal in Sweet Charity (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich); Susan Boyle’s manager in the musical I Dreamed a Dream; (national tour); Clyde in The Witches of Eastwick (Watermill Theatre); Abanazar in Aladdin (Alhambra Theatre, Bradford); Highpockets in Buddy (Channel Islands); Othello and Richard III (Ludlow Festival); Sgt Major Drummond in Privates on Parade (West Yorkshire Playhouse and Birmingham Rep); Bill Austen in Mamma Mia! (international tour); Koko in The Hot Mikado (directed by Craig Revel Horwood for the Watermill Theatre, Newbury, and subsequent national tour); King Rat in Dick Whittington and the Duke of Ephesus in The Comedy of Errors (Northcott Theatre, Exeter); Bob Acres in The Rivals, The Blue Room (all male roles) and Bob Cratchit in A Christmas Carol (Swan Theatre, Worcester); The Roy Orbison Story (Bill Kenwright national tour); Prospero in Return to the Forbidden Planet and Billy Flynn in Chicago (English Theatre Frankfurt); Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet and George Osborne in Vanity Fair (Sherman Theatre, Cardiff); Antipholus in The Comedy of Errors (national tour); Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Dr Seward in Dracula and Badger in The Wind in the Willows (Liverpool Playhouse); Robert in Stage Struck (Grand, Swansea); Alfredo du Lac in Eurydice (Whitehall Theatre, West End) and Jon Forsyte in The Forsyte Saga with Nyree Dawn Porter (national tour).

 

TV and film includes: Prince Andrew in Diana: Her True Story (NBC); Herr Luytnant in Norbert Smith - a Life (Channel 4); Agatha Christie’s Poirot, The Bill and Kidnap and Ransom (ITV); Family Affairs (Channel 5); Westbeach (BBC); The Runaway (Sky TV); Il consul Italiano (Film Italia) and Saplings and Gilbert Without Sullivan (BBC Radio 4).

JEFFREY HARMER