Sophie Abelson | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Simon Mayhew

Sophie Abelson

London / Birmingham, United Kingdom
Height: 5'2" (157cm)
Weight: 7st.12lb. (50kg)
Playing Age: 26 - 35 years
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Blond(e)
Hair Length: Long
Role Types: Caucasian

Credits

Sophie Abelson | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Tara, THREE SIDES OF THE COIN, ElectricFlix, Thomas Lawes
Lisa, CALL MICKEY, Great Western Features, Peter Richardson
Jane, WISHFUL THINKING, Looking Glass Films, Daniel Nightingale & James Butterworth

Television
Sharon Watkins, FAMILY TREE (2 Episodes), HBO/NBC, Christopher Guest
Jenny, BAD DEBT (Pilot), Dominic Keavey
Cherry Malone (Series Regular – 510 Episodes), DOCTORS, BBC Television, Various Directors *Nominated Best Newcomer at British Soap Awards*
Jannie, DEATH ON THE BEACH, BBC Television, Pip Collier

Stage
Nicola, DENMARK HILL, Birmingham Rep, Tristram Powell
Jenny/Letta, DEATH OF A SALESMAN, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden
Audrey, AS YOU LIKE IT, Derby Playhouse, David Freeman
Barbara Windsor, CLEO, CAMPING, EMMANUELLE AND DICK, Bolton Octagon Theatre, Paul Hunter
Pimple the Maid/Bet Bouncer, SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, Royal Exchange Theatre, Braham Murray
Mrs Casper/Librarian/Mrs Rose (Understudy), KES, Royal Exchange Theatre, Sarah Frankcom
Jane, GIRL’S NIGHT OUT, E.N.O., Carole Todd
Alice, RED DEVIL’S TRILOGY, Manchester Contact Theatre, Emma Gee

Workshop
Ruth, THE LOVELY BONES, The Birmingham Rep, Tessa Walker

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Bristol, Cockney, Devon, French, Geordie*, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Somerset, West Country, Yorkshire

Languages * = mother tongue

English*, French

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Aerobics, Choreography, Piano

Performance

Comedy, Physical Theatre, TV Presenting

Sports

Archery, Athletics, Field Hockey, Horse-riding, Running, Swimming*, Yoga

Other Skills

Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration
Sophie Abelson | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Simon Mayhew

Sophie Abelson

London / Birmingham, United Kingdom


Overview

Sophie is perhaps best known for her role as series regular, Cherry Malone in the BBC daytime series Doctors for which she was nominated for "Best Newcomer" at The British Soap Awards.

Other notable screen credits include Sharon Watkins in the critically acclaimed HBO/NBC mini-series Family Tree, penned by This Is Spinal Tap creator, Christopher Guest, and Lisa in Call Mickey for Great Western Features.

She also has an extensive theatre CV having performed at the Royal Exchange Theatre, York Theatre Royal and Birmingham Rep.

Sophie Abelson | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Tara, THREE SIDES OF THE COIN, ElectricFlix, Thomas Lawes
Lisa, CALL MICKEY, Great Western Features, Peter Richardson
Jane, WISHFUL THINKING, Looking Glass Films, Daniel Nightingale & James Butterworth

Television
Sharon Watkins, FAMILY TREE (2 Episodes), HBO/NBC, Christopher Guest
Jenny, BAD DEBT (Pilot), Dominic Keavey
Cherry Malone (Series Regular – 510 Episodes), DOCTORS, BBC Television, Various Directors *Nominated Best Newcomer at British Soap Awards*
Jannie, DEATH ON THE BEACH, BBC Television, Pip Collier

Stage
Nicola, DENMARK HILL, Birmingham Rep, Tristram Powell
Jenny/Letta, DEATH OF A SALESMAN, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden
Audrey, AS YOU LIKE IT, Derby Playhouse, David Freeman
Barbara Windsor, CLEO, CAMPING, EMMANUELLE AND DICK, Bolton Octagon Theatre, Paul Hunter
Pimple the Maid/Bet Bouncer, SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, Royal Exchange Theatre, Braham Murray
Mrs Casper/Librarian/Mrs Rose (Understudy), KES, Royal Exchange Theatre, Sarah Frankcom
Jane, GIRL’S NIGHT OUT, E.N.O., Carole Todd
Alice, RED DEVIL’S TRILOGY, Manchester Contact Theatre, Emma Gee

Workshop
Ruth, THE LOVELY BONES, The Birmingham Rep, Tessa Walker

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Characteristics
Height: 5'2" (157cm)
Weight: 7st.12lb. (50kg)
Playing Age: 26 - 35 years
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Blond(e)
Hair Length: Long
Role Types: Caucasian
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Bristol, Cockney, Devon, French, Geordie*, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Somerset, West Country, Yorkshire
Languages
* = mother tongue
English*, French
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Aerobics, Choreography, Piano
Performance Comedy, Physical Theatre, TV Presenting
Sports Archery, Athletics, Field Hockey, Horse-riding, Running, Swimming*, Yoga
Other Skills Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration