Heather Craney

Heather Craney


Height: 5'3" (160cm)
Weight: 9st. 4lb. (59kg)
Playing Age: 40 - 45 years years
Eye Colour: Green
Hair Colour: Blond(e)
Hair Length: Mid Length
Voice Quality: Warm
Voice Character: Engaging
Role Types: White

Credits

Heather Craney | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Galina, CHILD 44, Worldview Entertainment, Daniel Espinosa
Marlene, DANGEROUS PARKING, Flaming Pie Productions, Peter Howitt
Mandy, MUSIC FROM A FARTHER ROOM (NATIONAL BOARD OF REVIEW AWARD), Farther Room Productions, Tobias Munthe
Brenda, THE MARK OF CAIN (BAFTA WINNER), Red Productions for Ch4, Mark Munden
Joyce Drake, VERA DRAKE (BAFTA NOMINATED: BEST ACTOR IN SUPPORTING ROLE), Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Taxi Passenger, ALL OR NOTHING, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Violet Russell, TOPSY-TURVY, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Julie, DRINKING CRUDE, Sweetskin Productions, Owen McPolin
LOOP, Sterling Pictures, Allan Niblo

Television
Emily, MOTHERFATHERSON, BBC, Charles Sturridge / James Kent
DCI Alice Prior, LINE OF DUTY, World Productions for BBC2, David Caffrey
Viv Pierce, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Dan Wilson
Judie, HOLBY CITY, BBC, Karl Neilson
Cheryl, EASTENDERS, BBC Television, Various Directors
Mrs Weaver Regular, LIFE OF RILEY FOR BBC1, Catherine Bailey Ltd, Richard Boden
Mrs Weaver Regular, LIFE OF RILEY, Catherine Bailey Ltd, Richard Boden
Mrs Weaver.Regular, LIFE OF RILEY, Martin Dennis
Emily Holyroyd, TORCHWOOD, BBC Wales, Johnathon Fox-Bassett
Sarah, IN THE DARK, IWC MEDIA for C4, Tom Scholnik
Nadine, AHEAD OF THE CLASS, Channel 4, Adrian Shergold
Sal, TIME’S UP, The Ghost Film Co., Nick Fletcher
SILENT WITNESS, BBC TV, Bill Anderson

Stage
Gayle/Laura, CONSENT, Harold Pinter Theatre, West End, Roger Michell
Gayle/Laura, CONSENT, National Theatre, Roger Michell
Terri, THE VOTE, Donmar Warehouse, Josie Rourke
Claire, MADE IN DAGENHAM (ORIGINAL CAST), Adelphi Theatre, West End, Rupert Goold
Young Margaret, HANDBAGGED: WOMEN POWER AND POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Kim, PINK: WOMEN POWER AND POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Kerry, YOU, ME & WII: WOMEN, POWER & POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Monique/Helen, JOE GUY, Soho Theatre, Femi Elufowoju, Jr
Annie, I LIKE MINE WITH A KISS, Bush Theatre, Mike Bradwell
LOW LEVEL PANIC, Royal Court, David Edgar
Kitty, SUGAR MUMMIES, Royal Court, Indhu Rubasingham
STONING MARY, Royal Court, Marianne Elliot
THE PENELOPIAD, National Theatre, Phyllida Lloyd & Margaret Attwood
Susan, ASTONISHED HEART, Liverpool Playhouse Theatre, Philip Wilson
Dolly, STILL LIFE, Liverpool Playhouse Theatre, Philip Wilson
Angela, BLUE REMEMBERED HILLS, New Vic Theatre, Laurie Sansom
DEVISED WORKSHOP, National Theatre Studio, Steven Little
Margot, ALL THAT TROUBLE THAT WE HAD, New Vic Theatre, Laurie Sansom
Lady Montague/Susan/Apothecary, ROMEO AND JULIET, New Vic Theatre, Gwenda Hughes
Rebecca/Ruth, PASSION PLAY, Donmar Warehouse at Comedy Theatre, West End, Michael Grandage
Reading, SPACE, Plymouth Theatre Royal, Jennie Darnell
Olwen, DANGEROUS CORNER, Watford Palace Theatre, Laurie Sansom
Sandra/Sophia, DEATH OF AN ELEPHANT, Orange Tree, Natasha Betteridge

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cheshire, Cockney, East Anglian*, East European, Essex, Geordie, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London*, Manchester, RP, Scottish-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire

Languages * = mother tongue

English*

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Aerobics*, Alto, Ballad*, Ballet, Cabaret Singing*, Folk Singing*, Jazz Dancing, Keyboards, Mezzo*, Opera*, Period Dancing, Piano*, Recorder, Rock Singing*, Tap, Violin*

Performance

Radio Presenting, Voice Over

Sports

Fencing*, Swimming*

Vehicle Licences

Car Driving Licence
Heather Craney

Heather Craney



Overview

Heather's credits include MOTHERFATHERSON for the BBC; Vera Drake; Line of Duty and Life of Riley.

She was BAFTA Nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Vera Drake

Heather Craney | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Galina, CHILD 44, Worldview Entertainment, Daniel Espinosa
Marlene, DANGEROUS PARKING, Flaming Pie Productions, Peter Howitt
Mandy, MUSIC FROM A FARTHER ROOM (NATIONAL BOARD OF REVIEW AWARD), Farther Room Productions, Tobias Munthe
Brenda, THE MARK OF CAIN (BAFTA WINNER), Red Productions for Ch4, Mark Munden
Joyce Drake, VERA DRAKE (BAFTA NOMINATED: BEST ACTOR IN SUPPORTING ROLE), Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Taxi Passenger, ALL OR NOTHING, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Violet Russell, TOPSY-TURVY, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Julie, DRINKING CRUDE, Sweetskin Productions, Owen McPolin
LOOP, Sterling Pictures, Allan Niblo

Television
Emily, MOTHERFATHERSON, BBC, Charles Sturridge / James Kent
DCI Alice Prior, LINE OF DUTY, World Productions for BBC2, David Caffrey
Viv Pierce, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Dan Wilson
Judie, HOLBY CITY, BBC, Karl Neilson
Cheryl, EASTENDERS, BBC Television, Various Directors
Mrs Weaver Regular, LIFE OF RILEY FOR BBC1, Catherine Bailey Ltd, Richard Boden
Mrs Weaver Regular, LIFE OF RILEY, Catherine Bailey Ltd, Richard Boden
Mrs Weaver.Regular, LIFE OF RILEY, Martin Dennis
Emily Holyroyd, TORCHWOOD, BBC Wales, Johnathon Fox-Bassett
Sarah, IN THE DARK, IWC MEDIA for C4, Tom Scholnik
Nadine, AHEAD OF THE CLASS, Channel 4, Adrian Shergold
Sal, TIME’S UP, The Ghost Film Co., Nick Fletcher
SILENT WITNESS, BBC TV, Bill Anderson

Stage
Gayle/Laura, CONSENT, Harold Pinter Theatre, West End, Roger Michell
Gayle/Laura, CONSENT, National Theatre, Roger Michell
Terri, THE VOTE, Donmar Warehouse, Josie Rourke
Claire, MADE IN DAGENHAM (ORIGINAL CAST), Adelphi Theatre, West End, Rupert Goold
Young Margaret, HANDBAGGED: WOMEN POWER AND POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Kim, PINK: WOMEN POWER AND POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Kerry, YOU, ME & WII: WOMEN, POWER & POLITICS SEASON, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
Monique/Helen, JOE GUY, Soho Theatre, Femi Elufowoju, Jr
Annie, I LIKE MINE WITH A KISS, Bush Theatre, Mike Bradwell
LOW LEVEL PANIC, Royal Court, David Edgar
Kitty, SUGAR MUMMIES, Royal Court, Indhu Rubasingham
STONING MARY, Royal Court, Marianne Elliot
THE PENELOPIAD, National Theatre, Phyllida Lloyd & Margaret Attwood
Susan, ASTONISHED HEART, Liverpool Playhouse Theatre, Philip Wilson
Dolly, STILL LIFE, Liverpool Playhouse Theatre, Philip Wilson
Angela, BLUE REMEMBERED HILLS, New Vic Theatre, Laurie Sansom
DEVISED WORKSHOP, National Theatre Studio, Steven Little
Margot, ALL THAT TROUBLE THAT WE HAD, New Vic Theatre, Laurie Sansom
Lady Montague/Susan/Apothecary, ROMEO AND JULIET, New Vic Theatre, Gwenda Hughes
Rebecca/Ruth, PASSION PLAY, Donmar Warehouse at Comedy Theatre, West End, Michael Grandage
Reading, SPACE, Plymouth Theatre Royal, Jennie Darnell
Olwen, DANGEROUS CORNER, Watford Palace Theatre, Laurie Sansom
Sandra/Sophia, DEATH OF AN ELEPHANT, Orange Tree, Natasha Betteridge

About

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Characteristics
Height: 5'3" (160cm)
Weight: 9st. 4lb. (59kg)
Playing Age: 40 - 45 years years
Eye Colour: Green
Hair Colour: Blond(e)
Hair Length: Mid Length
Voice Quality: Warm
Voice Character: Engaging
Role Types: White
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cheshire, Cockney, East Anglian*, East European, Essex, Geordie, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London*, Manchester, RP, Scottish-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
Languages
* = mother tongue
English*
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Aerobics*, Alto, Ballad*, Ballet, Cabaret Singing*, Folk Singing*, Jazz Dancing, Keyboards, Mezzo*, Opera*, Period Dancing, Piano*, Recorder, Rock Singing*, Tap, Violin*
Performance Radio Presenting, Voice Over
Sports Fencing*, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences Car Driving Licence