William Travis

William Travis

Manchester, Lancashire
Height: 6' (182cm)
Weight: 14st. 11lb. (94kg)
Playing Age: 41-50 years
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length: Balding
Voice Quality: Strong
Voice Character: Sincere

Credits

Film
Simon Shorecross, DARK RIVER, Left Bank Pictures/Film 4, Clio Barnard
PC Adams, LOOKING FOR ERIC, Sixteen Films, Ken Loach
SOUL FLOWERS, Shoot Productions, Tor Kristoffersen

Television
Mr Ingram, KATY, BBC TV, Anna Davies
Ray Wallis, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Paul Gibson
Maurice Cranage, FATHER BROWN, BBC TV, Paul Gibson
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND’90, Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Neil, CORONATION STREET (37 Episodes), ITV, Griff Rowland
Mr Grange, HARRIET’S ARMY (Series Lead Regular), BBC TV, Stewart Svaasand
James Stevens, CASUALTY, BBC TV, Jon Sen
Various, THE JOHNNY AND INEL SHOW (Series 2), BBC TV, Simon Gibney
The Caretaker (Series 3 Regular), FOUR O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC TV, Various Directors
The Beak, THE MILL (2 Eps), Channel 4, James Hawes
Ken, BEING EILEEN, BBC TV, Simon Delaney
DOWNTON ABBEY (SERIES 3), Carnival Films, Andy Goddard
Chris, THE SYNDICATE, Rollem Ltd, BBC, Syd McCartney
DI Steve Moors, ACCUSED (SERIES II), RSJ Films, BBC, David Blair
The Caretaker (Series 2 Regular), 4 O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC TV Various Directors
Michael Walmsley, DOCTORS, BBC, Jordon Hogg
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND ’88 (Regular), Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Caretaker (series 1 regular), 4 O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC, Various Directors
Jim, CASUALTY, BBC , Simon Massey
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND ’86 (Regular), Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Sgt Major Keith Partridge, CORONATION STREET, Granada Television
Christopher, CHRISTMAS AT THE RIVIERA, Carnival Film & Television, Mark Bussell
Robbie, SHAMELESS, Red Productions, David Threlfall
Roy, TORCHWOOD, BBC Television, Alice Troughton
D.I. Healy, SORTED, BBC Television, Ian McDonald
Duvall, DREAM TEAM, Sky Television, Various Directors
P.C. Lewis, THE STREET, Red Productions, David Blair
Danny Brady, HOLBY CITY, BBC Television, Alice Troughton
Al, NO ANGELS, World Productions, Minky Spiro
Gavin Pearce, BETWEEN THE SHEETS, Rollem Productions, Jane Prowse, Robin Shepherd
Dave Morris, THE SECOND COMING, Red Productions, Adrian Shergold
Dick Lampard 1996-2001, WHERE THE HEART IS, Anglia/United Television, Various Directors
Michaux, MONSIGNOR RENARD, Carlton Television, David Wheatley

Stage
Josiah Bounderby, HARD TIMES, Oldham Coliseum Theatre, Anne-Louise Jones
Jacob Engstrand, GHOSTS, Home Theatre, Manchester, Polly Findlay
Frederick Sterroll, FALLEN ANGELS, Salisbury Playhouse, Jessica Swale
Capulet, ROMEO AND JULIET, Pilot Theatre / York Theatre Royal, Marcus Romer and Katie Posner
Quixotry, JB SHORTS, JB Shorts, Chris Bridgman
Chauvelin, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, Foolsgold Theatre Co., Tim Beasley
Nick Skeres, THE LIE, King’s Head Theatre, Adam Meggido

Radio
Graham, FIFTY FIFTY, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton
Van Driver, LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton
Derek, LOVE ON THE ROCKS, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

Cockney, Edinburgh, Lancashire*, Liverpool, Manchester, Northern, RP, Yorkshire

Sports

Fencing*, Football*, Golf*, Rugby*, Stage Combat*, Tai-Chi

Other Skills

William Travis

William Travis

Manchester, Lancashire


Overview

Established British actor William Travis was born and bred in Lancashire. After training at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama he joined the cast of family drama series Where The Heart Is where he played series lead Dick Lampard for five years. In popular British Drama This is England '86 and This is England '88, a spin-off from the 2006 film, William played regular character Mr.Squires.

William recently played the recurring role of Neil in Coronation Street for ITV. Other notable screen credits include three series of the BAFTA Nominated Four O'Clock Club, award winning series Accused alongside Olivia Coleman, The Syndicate, The Johnny and Inel Show and Casualty all for the BBC and The Mill for Channel 4.

Film
Simon Shorecross, DARK RIVER, Left Bank Pictures/Film 4, Clio Barnard
PC Adams, LOOKING FOR ERIC, Sixteen Films, Ken Loach
SOUL FLOWERS, Shoot Productions, Tor Kristoffersen

Television
Mr Ingram, KATY, BBC TV, Anna Davies
Ray Wallis, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Paul Gibson
Maurice Cranage, FATHER BROWN, BBC TV, Paul Gibson
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND’90, Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Neil, CORONATION STREET (37 Episodes), ITV, Griff Rowland
Mr Grange, HARRIET’S ARMY (Series Lead Regular), BBC TV, Stewart Svaasand
James Stevens, CASUALTY, BBC TV, Jon Sen
Various, THE JOHNNY AND INEL SHOW (Series 2), BBC TV, Simon Gibney
The Caretaker (Series 3 Regular), FOUR O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC TV, Various Directors
The Beak, THE MILL (2 Eps), Channel 4, James Hawes
Ken, BEING EILEEN, BBC TV, Simon Delaney
DOWNTON ABBEY (SERIES 3), Carnival Films, Andy Goddard
Chris, THE SYNDICATE, Rollem Ltd, BBC, Syd McCartney
DI Steve Moors, ACCUSED (SERIES II), RSJ Films, BBC, David Blair
The Caretaker (Series 2 Regular), 4 O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC TV Various Directors
Michael Walmsley, DOCTORS, BBC, Jordon Hogg
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND ’88 (Regular), Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Caretaker (series 1 regular), 4 O’CLOCK CLUB, BBC, Various Directors
Jim, CASUALTY, BBC , Simon Massey
Mr. Squires, THIS IS ENGLAND ’86 (Regular), Warp Films/Channel 4, Shane Meadows
Sgt Major Keith Partridge, CORONATION STREET, Granada Television
Christopher, CHRISTMAS AT THE RIVIERA, Carnival Film & Television, Mark Bussell
Robbie, SHAMELESS, Red Productions, David Threlfall
Roy, TORCHWOOD, BBC Television, Alice Troughton
D.I. Healy, SORTED, BBC Television, Ian McDonald
Duvall, DREAM TEAM, Sky Television, Various Directors
P.C. Lewis, THE STREET, Red Productions, David Blair
Danny Brady, HOLBY CITY, BBC Television, Alice Troughton
Al, NO ANGELS, World Productions, Minky Spiro
Gavin Pearce, BETWEEN THE SHEETS, Rollem Productions, Jane Prowse, Robin Shepherd
Dave Morris, THE SECOND COMING, Red Productions, Adrian Shergold
Dick Lampard 1996-2001, WHERE THE HEART IS, Anglia/United Television, Various Directors
Michaux, MONSIGNOR RENARD, Carlton Television, David Wheatley

Stage
Josiah Bounderby, HARD TIMES, Oldham Coliseum Theatre, Anne-Louise Jones
Jacob Engstrand, GHOSTS, Home Theatre, Manchester, Polly Findlay
Frederick Sterroll, FALLEN ANGELS, Salisbury Playhouse, Jessica Swale
Capulet, ROMEO AND JULIET, Pilot Theatre / York Theatre Royal, Marcus Romer and Katie Posner
Quixotry, JB SHORTS, JB Shorts, Chris Bridgman
Chauvelin, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, Foolsgold Theatre Co., Tim Beasley
Nick Skeres, THE LIE, King’s Head Theatre, Adam Meggido

Radio
Graham, FIFTY FIFTY, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton
Van Driver, LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton
Derek, LOVE ON THE ROCKS, BBC Radio 4, Sharon Sephton

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Characteristics
Height: 6' (182cm)
Weight: 14st. 11lb. (94kg)
Playing Age: 41-50 years
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length: Balding
Voice Quality: Strong
Voice Character: Sincere
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
Cockney, Edinburgh, Lancashire*, Liverpool, Manchester, Northern, RP, Yorkshire
Sports Fencing*, Football*, Golf*, Rugby*, Stage Combat*, Tai-Chi