Kerry Shale | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Alan Howard

Kerry Shale

London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'4" (162cm)
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Greying
Hair Length: Balding
Voice Quality: Warm
Voice Character: Friendly
Unions: Equity, ACTRA, AAUK
Role Types: White, Mediterranean, Eastern European

Credits

Kerry Shale | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Klaus Höchauser, SHOW DOGS, Open Road Films, Raja Gosnell
The Dealer, FINAL PORTRAIT, Olive Productions, Stanley Tucci
Mr White, MOONWALKERS, Partizan, Antoine Bardou-Jacquet
Father Dominic, BLOOD MOON, Plumcourt Limited, Jeremy Wooding
Ricardo Klement, INCOGNITO, Bright Talk Films, Jeremiah Quinn
Tara Evans, HELLO CARTER, JLB Productions & Revolution Films, Anthony Wilcox
Martin Fox, NARCOPOLIS, T Squared Films, Justin Trefgarne
Harry S Truman, THE HUNDRED YEAR-OLD-MAN WHO CLIMBED OUT OF THE WINDOW AND DISAPPEARED, Nice FLX/Nordic Walt Disney, Felix Herngren
Harvey Humphries, A FANTASTIC FEAR OF EVERYTHING, Keel Films, Crispian Mills
Tad, TAD, THE LOST EXPLORER, El Toro Pictures (Animation), Enrique Gato
Nato Official, ARTHUR CHRISTMAS, Aardman Animations / Sony Pictures, Sarah Smith
Lawyer, LONDON BOULEVARD, GK Films, William Monahan
Dr Colin, UNIVERSAL SOLDIER: REGENERATION, Sony Pictures, John Hyams
Stephen, GENOVA, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
Victor La Cruz, MANGA LATINA, Manga Latina Productions, Henrique Vera-Villanueva
The Prosecutor, THE JACKET, Mandalay Pictures, John Maybury
Manager, THE WEDDING DATE, Gold Circle Films, Clare Kilner
Clinic Doctor, CODE 46, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
Dr Levi, MAX, Lions Gate Films, Menno Meyjes
LePelt’s Assistant, 102 DALMATIANS, Walt Disney Pictures, Kevin Lima
Unhygenix, ASTERIX AND OBELIX VS CAESAR, TriPictures, Claude Zidi
U.N Convoy Official, WELCOME TO SARAJEVO, Mirimax Films, Michael Winterbottom
Showman, JUDE, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
MBC Newscaster, SUPERMAN IV, Warner Bros., Sidney J Furie
Marvin, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Warner Bros., Frank Oz
Goblin, LABYRINTH, Henson, TriStar Pictures, Jim Henson
Avrum, YENTL, MGM, Barbra Streisand

Television
Hotel Manager, THE DALI & THE COOPER, Sky Arts, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard
Antiquities Expert, NEW BLOOD, BBC/Eleventh Hour Films, Anthony Philipson
Matt (US Agent), THE TRIP TO SPAIN, Sky / Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
The Warden (Recurring), UNDERCOVER, BBC Television, James Hawes
Walter Hines Page, MR SELFRIDGE, ITV Studios, Rob Evans
Harry Reid, NEW TRICKS, Headstrong Pictures for BBC TV, Brian Grant
Peter Kalas, CANNIBAL IN THE JUNGLE, Discovery Channel, Simon George
Taiwan Tony & Others, RED DWARF (Series X), Grant Naylor Productions, Doug Naylor
The Movie Director, LIFE’S TOO SHORT, BBC TV, Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant
Various roles, THE AMAZING WORLD OF GUMBALL (Animated Series/80 Eps) Cartoon Network UK/USA
Dr Renfrew, DOCTOR WHO, BBC TV, Toby Haynes
Mat (Steve Coogan’s US Agent), THE TRIP, BBC TV, Michael Winterbottom
Advisor to The Clintons, THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP, HBO/BBC Films, Richard Loncraine
Voice of Bill Clinton, MO, C4, Philip Martin
Eric Howlitt, 10 DAYS TO WAR, BBC TV, Bruce Goodison
Big Chris, ROARY THE RACING CAR (Animated Series for USA/50 Eps), Chapman Productions
Sir Topham Hatt/Gordon, THOMAS & FRIENDS (Animated Series/120 Eps) Hit Entertainment
Toby, NOT GOING OUT, Avalon/BBC TV, Alex Hardcastle
Dr Costello, HOLBY CITY, BBC TV, Jamie Annett
Dr Rosenbaum, ROMAN’S EMPIRE (3 Eps), Tiger Aspect for BBC, Elliot Hegarty
The Grand Master, M.I. High (6 Eps), Kudos Film & TV, Simon Hook
Badalamenti, GIDEON’S DAUGHTER, Fremantle/BBC America, Stephen Poliakoff
Clark Kramer, LOVE SOUP, BBC TV, Sandy Johnson
Eduardo Santana, NY-LON, Pandemonium Films, Keith Boak
Jim Fargo, FOLLOW ME (Pilot), BBC TV, Jeremy Short
Nebbish, BELIEVE NOTHING, Pearson TV, John Stroud
Tashtego/Stubb, MOBY DICK, HBO, Natalya Orlova
The Interviewer, KISS ME KATE, BBC TV, Nick Wood
Bernard Herrmann, RKO 281, HBO/Warner Bros., Ben Ross
Gnasher, DENNIS THE MENACE (26 Eps), Collingwood O’Hare Ent.
Detective Leverton, THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, Granada, Sarah Hellings
James Rothschild, SHARPE’S RIFLES, Central TV, Tom Clegg
Various roles, PAUL MERTON, THE SERIES, Hat Trick Productions, Liddy Oldroyd/Geoff Posner
Mr Beaver, THE LION, THE WITCH & THE WARDROBE (Series), BBC TV, Marilyn Fox
Willy, THE COMIC STRIP PRESENTS, C4, Bob Spiers
Viktor, RED KING, WHITE KNIGHT, Citadel Ent., Geoff Murphy
Gavin, SORRY!, BBC TV, Ian Davidson

Theatre
The 2000 Year Old Man, THE 2000 YEAR OLD MAN, JW3 Matthew Lloyd
Various, LISTEN, WE’RE FAMILY, JW3, Matthew Lloyd
6 Characters, ARE WE NEARLY THERE YET?, Wilton’s Music Hall, Matthew Lloyd
Maurice, GOOD, Manchester Royal Exchange, Polly Findlay
Swifty Lazar/Mike Wallace, FROST/NIXON, Donmar Warehouse/Gielgud Theatre, Michael Grandage
Walter Rhodes, THE EXONERATED, Riverside Studios, Bob Balaban
Solo Show, THE PRINCE OF WEST END AVENUE, Off Broadway (50E59 Theatre), Benjamin Twist
Various roles, STUFF HAPPENS, National Theatre Studio, Nicholas Hytner
Earl Holub, HIS GIRL FRIDAY, National Theatre, Jack O’Brien
Solo Show, CAVEMAN, INC., Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh, Benjamin Twist
Father, AUNT DAN & LEMON, Almeida Theatre, Tom Cairns
Solo Show, THE PRINCE OF WEST END AVENUE, London/Sydney/Cape Town, Sonia Fraser
Elston Rupp (TMA Best Actor Award Nominee), DISAPPEARED, Royal Court, Phyllis Nagy
Solo Show, THE SET-UP (London Fringe Award, Best One Person Show), Gate Theatre, John Abbott
Various roles, LION IN THE STREETS, Hampstead Theatre, Matthew Lloyd
Austin, TRUE WEST, Shared Experience, Nancy Meckler
Solo Show, A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES, Gate Theatre & Adelaide Festival, Australia, John Abbott
One Man Musical, HERRINGBONE, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Benjamin Twist
Craig/Grady, THE NORMAL HEART, Royal Court, David Hayman
Felix Ungar, THE ODD COUPLE, Watford Palace, Lou Stein
Albert Amundson, A THOUSAND CLOWNS, Watford Palace, Lou Stein
The Boy, HENRY V, Bristol Old Vic, John David
Charlie Chaplin, FRED KARNO’S ARMY, Bristol Old Vic, Tony Steveacre
Ralph Berger, AWAKE AND SING!, Bristol Old Vic, Anthony Cornish
Muz, WILD OATS, Bristol Old Vic, John David
Hal, LOOT, Derby Playhouse, Mark Woolgar
Dr Einstein, ARSENIC AND OLD LACE, Northampton Theatre Royal, David Kelsey

Rehearsed Reading
Stanley Kubrick, STANLEY KUBRICK’S VOICE, Live At Zedel, Kerry Shale and Jeremiah Quinn
Narration, STAY HUNGRY, Young Films, BBC3, Anthony Wilcox
Mr Cote, WHITE, Old Vic at Theatre Royal Haymarket, Stef O’Driscoll
Dr Faustus, WITTENBERG, Shakespeare’s Globe, Clive Brill
Psychiatrist, THE HOTEL PLAY, Royal Court, Joe Hill-Gibbons
The Professor, ICE CREAM, Royal Court, Wallace Shawn
Wally, MY DINNER WITH ANDRE, Almeida Theatre, Matthew Lloyd

Radio
HUNDREDS Of RADIO PLAYS AND READINGS FOR BBC Radio

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-California, American-Midwest, American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard*, American-Western States, Arabic, Australian, Canadian*, Cuban, Eastern European, French, German, Hungarian, Israeli, Italian, Latin American, London, Mexican, Polish, Portuguese, RP, Russian, Spanish, West Country (Out of vision accents include Indian, Thai, Chinese, Japanese)

Languages * = mother tongue

English*

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Bass-Baritone

Performance

Audio Books, TV Presenting, Voice Over

Vehicle Licences

Car Driving Licence

Other Skills

Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration, Story Telling

Other Skills

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Kerry Shale

London, United Kingdom


Overview Kerry has worked at The National Theatre, The Almeida, Hampstead, The Donmar Warehouse, Riverside Studios, The Gate and The Royal Court. In Edinburgh, he wrote and performed six solo shows at The Traverse, The Assembly Rooms and The Pleasance. West End work includes The Normal Heart and Frost/Nixon.

His film credits began with Barbra Streisand’s Yentl. Other early films include Little Shop of Horrors. Kerry has a long association with acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom: Jude, Welcome to Sarajevo, Code 46 and Genova. Recent films include Moonwalkers, Show Dogs.

Early TV credits ranged from Ronnie Corbett’s godson in Sorry! to Mr Beaver in BBC’s The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Recent work includes Undercover, New Tricks and Mr Selfridge, as well as The Trip, Life’s Too Short, Not Going Out, Dali & Cooper, Dr Who, and Steven Poliakoff’s Gideon’s Daughter.

For BBC Radio, Kerry has acted in hundreds of plays including his own adaptations of Dr Strangelove and A Confederacy of Dunces. He has been the voice of Bill Bryson and Woody Allen, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Mark Twain. Book of the Week readings include Nilsson’s biography and Philip Glass’s memoirs.

His many animation voices include Gnasher in Dennis and Gnasher, Sir Topham Hatt (The Fat Controller) in Thomas and Friends (USA) and Diesel in Thomas and Friends (UK). He plays dozens of characters in the BAFTA and Emmy-winning series The Amazing World of Gumball (Cartoon Network).

He has read many audio books, including all the Jack Reacher thrillers by Lee Child.

AWARDS

London Fringe Awards: Best One Person Show TMA/British Regional Theatre Awards Nomination: Best Actor Perrier Awards: Pick of the Fringe (Edinburgh) Sony Radio Awards: Acting and Writing Writers’ Guild Awards: Best Radio Dramatisation UK and USA Audio Book Awards: Performer of the Year Audible Sounds of Crime Awards: Reader of the Year

Kerry Shale | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Klaus Höchauser, SHOW DOGS, Open Road Films, Raja Gosnell
The Dealer, FINAL PORTRAIT, Olive Productions, Stanley Tucci
Mr White, MOONWALKERS, Partizan, Antoine Bardou-Jacquet
Father Dominic, BLOOD MOON, Plumcourt Limited, Jeremy Wooding
Ricardo Klement, INCOGNITO, Bright Talk Films, Jeremiah Quinn
Tara Evans, HELLO CARTER, JLB Productions & Revolution Films, Anthony Wilcox
Martin Fox, NARCOPOLIS, T Squared Films, Justin Trefgarne
Harry S Truman, THE HUNDRED YEAR-OLD-MAN WHO CLIMBED OUT OF THE WINDOW AND DISAPPEARED, Nice FLX/Nordic Walt Disney, Felix Herngren
Harvey Humphries, A FANTASTIC FEAR OF EVERYTHING, Keel Films, Crispian Mills
Tad, TAD, THE LOST EXPLORER, El Toro Pictures (Animation), Enrique Gato
Nato Official, ARTHUR CHRISTMAS, Aardman Animations / Sony Pictures, Sarah Smith
Lawyer, LONDON BOULEVARD, GK Films, William Monahan
Dr Colin, UNIVERSAL SOLDIER: REGENERATION, Sony Pictures, John Hyams
Stephen, GENOVA, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
Victor La Cruz, MANGA LATINA, Manga Latina Productions, Henrique Vera-Villanueva
The Prosecutor, THE JACKET, Mandalay Pictures, John Maybury
Manager, THE WEDDING DATE, Gold Circle Films, Clare Kilner
Clinic Doctor, CODE 46, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
Dr Levi, MAX, Lions Gate Films, Menno Meyjes
LePelt’s Assistant, 102 DALMATIANS, Walt Disney Pictures, Kevin Lima
Unhygenix, ASTERIX AND OBELIX VS CAESAR, TriPictures, Claude Zidi
U.N Convoy Official, WELCOME TO SARAJEVO, Mirimax Films, Michael Winterbottom
Showman, JUDE, Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
MBC Newscaster, SUPERMAN IV, Warner Bros., Sidney J Furie
Marvin, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Warner Bros., Frank Oz
Goblin, LABYRINTH, Henson, TriStar Pictures, Jim Henson
Avrum, YENTL, MGM, Barbra Streisand

Television
Hotel Manager, THE DALI & THE COOPER, Sky Arts, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard
Antiquities Expert, NEW BLOOD, BBC/Eleventh Hour Films, Anthony Philipson
Matt (US Agent), THE TRIP TO SPAIN, Sky / Revolution Films, Michael Winterbottom
The Warden (Recurring), UNDERCOVER, BBC Television, James Hawes
Walter Hines Page, MR SELFRIDGE, ITV Studios, Rob Evans
Harry Reid, NEW TRICKS, Headstrong Pictures for BBC TV, Brian Grant
Peter Kalas, CANNIBAL IN THE JUNGLE, Discovery Channel, Simon George
Taiwan Tony & Others, RED DWARF (Series X), Grant Naylor Productions, Doug Naylor
The Movie Director, LIFE’S TOO SHORT, BBC TV, Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant
Various roles, THE AMAZING WORLD OF GUMBALL (Animated Series/80 Eps) Cartoon Network UK/USA
Dr Renfrew, DOCTOR WHO, BBC TV, Toby Haynes
Mat (Steve Coogan’s US Agent), THE TRIP, BBC TV, Michael Winterbottom
Advisor to The Clintons, THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP, HBO/BBC Films, Richard Loncraine
Voice of Bill Clinton, MO, C4, Philip Martin
Eric Howlitt, 10 DAYS TO WAR, BBC TV, Bruce Goodison
Big Chris, ROARY THE RACING CAR (Animated Series for USA/50 Eps), Chapman Productions
Sir Topham Hatt/Gordon, THOMAS & FRIENDS (Animated Series/120 Eps) Hit Entertainment
Toby, NOT GOING OUT, Avalon/BBC TV, Alex Hardcastle
Dr Costello, HOLBY CITY, BBC TV, Jamie Annett
Dr Rosenbaum, ROMAN’S EMPIRE (3 Eps), Tiger Aspect for BBC, Elliot Hegarty
The Grand Master, M.I. High (6 Eps), Kudos Film & TV, Simon Hook
Badalamenti, GIDEON’S DAUGHTER, Fremantle/BBC America, Stephen Poliakoff
Clark Kramer, LOVE SOUP, BBC TV, Sandy Johnson
Eduardo Santana, NY-LON, Pandemonium Films, Keith Boak
Jim Fargo, FOLLOW ME (Pilot), BBC TV, Jeremy Short
Nebbish, BELIEVE NOTHING, Pearson TV, John Stroud
Tashtego/Stubb, MOBY DICK, HBO, Natalya Orlova
The Interviewer, KISS ME KATE, BBC TV, Nick Wood
Bernard Herrmann, RKO 281, HBO/Warner Bros., Ben Ross
Gnasher, DENNIS THE MENACE (26 Eps), Collingwood O’Hare Ent.
Detective Leverton, THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, Granada, Sarah Hellings
James Rothschild, SHARPE’S RIFLES, Central TV, Tom Clegg
Various roles, PAUL MERTON, THE SERIES, Hat Trick Productions, Liddy Oldroyd/Geoff Posner
Mr Beaver, THE LION, THE WITCH & THE WARDROBE (Series), BBC TV, Marilyn Fox
Willy, THE COMIC STRIP PRESENTS, C4, Bob Spiers
Viktor, RED KING, WHITE KNIGHT, Citadel Ent., Geoff Murphy
Gavin, SORRY!, BBC TV, Ian Davidson

Theatre
The 2000 Year Old Man, THE 2000 YEAR OLD MAN, JW3 Matthew Lloyd
Various, LISTEN, WE’RE FAMILY, JW3, Matthew Lloyd
6 Characters, ARE WE NEARLY THERE YET?, Wilton’s Music Hall, Matthew Lloyd
Maurice, GOOD, Manchester Royal Exchange, Polly Findlay
Swifty Lazar/Mike Wallace, FROST/NIXON, Donmar Warehouse/Gielgud Theatre, Michael Grandage
Walter Rhodes, THE EXONERATED, Riverside Studios, Bob Balaban
Solo Show, THE PRINCE OF WEST END AVENUE, Off Broadway (50E59 Theatre), Benjamin Twist
Various roles, STUFF HAPPENS, National Theatre Studio, Nicholas Hytner
Earl Holub, HIS GIRL FRIDAY, National Theatre, Jack O’Brien
Solo Show, CAVEMAN, INC., Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh, Benjamin Twist
Father, AUNT DAN & LEMON, Almeida Theatre, Tom Cairns
Solo Show, THE PRINCE OF WEST END AVENUE, London/Sydney/Cape Town, Sonia Fraser
Elston Rupp (TMA Best Actor Award Nominee), DISAPPEARED, Royal Court, Phyllis Nagy
Solo Show, THE SET-UP (London Fringe Award, Best One Person Show), Gate Theatre, John Abbott
Various roles, LION IN THE STREETS, Hampstead Theatre, Matthew Lloyd
Austin, TRUE WEST, Shared Experience, Nancy Meckler
Solo Show, A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES, Gate Theatre & Adelaide Festival, Australia, John Abbott
One Man Musical, HERRINGBONE, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Benjamin Twist
Craig/Grady, THE NORMAL HEART, Royal Court, David Hayman
Felix Ungar, THE ODD COUPLE, Watford Palace, Lou Stein
Albert Amundson, A THOUSAND CLOWNS, Watford Palace, Lou Stein
The Boy, HENRY V, Bristol Old Vic, John David
Charlie Chaplin, FRED KARNO’S ARMY, Bristol Old Vic, Tony Steveacre
Ralph Berger, AWAKE AND SING!, Bristol Old Vic, Anthony Cornish
Muz, WILD OATS, Bristol Old Vic, John David
Hal, LOOT, Derby Playhouse, Mark Woolgar
Dr Einstein, ARSENIC AND OLD LACE, Northampton Theatre Royal, David Kelsey

Rehearsed Reading
Stanley Kubrick, STANLEY KUBRICK’S VOICE, Live At Zedel, Kerry Shale and Jeremiah Quinn
Narration, STAY HUNGRY, Young Films, BBC3, Anthony Wilcox
Mr Cote, WHITE, Old Vic at Theatre Royal Haymarket, Stef O’Driscoll
Dr Faustus, WITTENBERG, Shakespeare’s Globe, Clive Brill
Psychiatrist, THE HOTEL PLAY, Royal Court, Joe Hill-Gibbons
The Professor, ICE CREAM, Royal Court, Wallace Shawn
Wally, MY DINNER WITH ANDRE, Almeida Theatre, Matthew Lloyd

Radio
HUNDREDS Of RADIO PLAYS AND READINGS FOR BBC Radio

About

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Characteristics
Height: 5'4" (162cm)
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Greying
Hair Length: Balding
Voice Quality: Warm
Voice Character: Friendly
Unions: Equity, ACTRA, AAUK
Role Types: White, Mediterranean, Eastern European
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-California, American-Midwest, American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard*, American-Western States, Arabic, Australian, Canadian*, Cuban, Eastern European, French, German, Hungarian, Israeli, Italian, Latin American, London, Mexican, Polish, Portuguese, RP, Russian, Spanish, West Country (Out of vision accents include Indian, Thai, Chinese, Japanese)
Languages
* = mother tongue
English*
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Bass-Baritone
Performance Audio Books, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences Car Driving Licence
Other Skills Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration, Story Telling