Actors and Directors

Actors Table Read 004Have scenes from your script read, performed and workshopped by professional actors and directors.

Get real and practical insight into how your words are interpreted and performed by actors, the very people who are trained to breath life into them.

Actors and Directors will be added over the Summer.

Livestreamed & In Person

Chris Jones

Chris Jones – LSF Director & Founder, Filmmaker, Author

Credits include the Oscar®-shortlisted Gone Fishing and Mission Impossible 7

Chris has spent his life making movies, writing books and helping others make their movies.
Chris Jones

The best-run, best-organised and best-attended writers' fest I've ever seen..."

Karen Krizanovich, Presenter, Writer, Journalist

Karen Krizanovich, Presenter, Writer, Journalist

Script Surgery

Fenella Greenfield

Fenella Greenfield – Script Doctor, Lecturer

Credits include Weekending, Doctors, The Attendant

Founding member of Euroscript, Writer, Director & Producer

What an exceptional three days of inspiration and education with a tribe of dreamers and believers."

Mark Hampton, Screenwriter

Mark Hampton, Screenwriter

Directors

Carl Mackenzie

Carl Mackenzie – Director, Writer, Producer

Award-winning Writer & Director - BAFTA and Directors UK member
Katie McGarry

Katie McGarry – Actor, Director the Theatre-Maker

Actor, Director the Theatre-Maker
Katrin Magrowitz

Katrin Magrowitz – Director

Prolific multi-genre director and writer
Lucy Linger

Lucy Linger – Writer/Director

Lucy Linger is a dynamic director, writer, and producer with a multifaceted career across film, TV, and theatre.
Simon Cox

Simon Cox – Writer, Director

Simon has worked in the TV and film industry for over 30 years and has directed and edited numerous shows for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5.
Simon Cox
Lance Nielsen

Lance Nielsen – Writer & Director

Credits include: The Journey

Lance is a writer, director and producer who often tackles social and political issues. He has just completed his first feature film, The Journey, set in Greece.
Lance Nielsen

I learned a lot, found strength and courage for pitching (and the next steps), met brilliant people and generally had such a laugh throughout!"

Susie Farrell, Screenwriter

Susie Farrell, Screenwriter

Actors

Alicia Grace Turrell

Alicia Grace Turrell – Actor

British Actress with global experience

Alison Mead

Alison Mead – Actor

Actor, writer, director, and acting tequnique teacher at Rose Bruford College

Amy Allen

Amy Allen – Actor, Poet, Spoken Word Artist

Acting, poetry, spoken work, and comedy

Amy Newman

Amy Newman – Actor

Miskin Theatre trained actor

Anwar Lynch

Anwar Lynch – Actor

Self-made talent

Belinda Fenty

Belinda Fenty – Actor

London-hailed actor, forever curious

Ben Gardner Gray

Ben Gardner Gray – Actor

Lead in 'Eden Lodge,' released with Signature Ent. Ben will also be in Fight Club writer Jim Uhl's performance LAB

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Ben Mansbridge

Ben Mansbridge – Actor & Voice-Over Artist

Multi-genre actor and voice-over artist

Cara Kiri

Cara Kiri – Actor

Originally from South Wales, Cara Kiri is a London based actor.

Chloe Gilgallon

Chloe Gilgallon – Actor

From panto to devised ensemble work, Shakespeare in schools, EastEnders, and more

Claire Lebowitz King

Claire Lebowitz King – Actor, Director and Writer

UK based actress, director and writer, from Upstate New York

Constance Lamb

Constance Lamb – Actor

The Drama Studio trained actor

Constanza Ruff

Constanza Ruff – Actor

Constanza Ruff is a bilingual actress, physical theatre and circus performer. 

Dan Robins

Dan Robins – Actor and Producer

Highly skilled actor and producer with US and UK experience

Danny Dalton

Danny Dalton – Actor

South East London born and bred actor

Denise Stephenson

Denise Stephenson – Actor and Writer

Actor and writer with a wealth of experience across film, television and theathre

Eliza Leonard

Eliza Leonard – Actor

Actress and award-winning filmmaker

Elizabeth Hammond

Elizabeth Hammond – Actor

Actress telling stories across: Film, TV, Theatre and Recorded Voice.

Faith Knight

Faith Knight – Actor

Faith has performed to an audience of 13,000 at the 02 arena and spent 3 months playing the Lead at The English Theatre of Hamburg.

Fleur Poad

Fleur Poad – Actress

English /German bilingual Actress. Currently rehearsing for "Three Sisters". Latest credits" Muppets Most Wanted"

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Fraser Wall

Fraser Wall – Actor and writer

RADA trained actor

Georgie Harriet-King

Georgie Harriet-King – Actor

Unstoppably motivated actor taking the indie world by storm

Gigi Burgdorf

Gigi Burgdorf – Actor

US-born actress trained at Stella Adler Studio

Grace Cookey-Gam

Grace Cookey-Gam – Actor

Prolific actor and classically trained singer

Hannah Brennan

Hannah Brennan – Actor, Poet, Playwrite

Having grown up in South London, travelled as much as possible, and now having settled in Liverpool with her soon-to-be-wife and 3 cats, she uses the wealth of her experiences in all of her work

Hannah Duncan

Hannah Duncan – Actor, Yoga & Movement teacher

Actor, Yoga & Movement teacher based in South London

Ida May

Ida May – Actor

Finland-born actress and dancer

Jodie Tyack

Jodie Tyack – Actress

Team Welcoming Ceremonies - National Youth Theatre. S'warm - National Youth Theatre

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Karis Pentecost

Karis Pentecost – Actor and Voice Over Artist

London born Actor and Voice Over Artist

Laurna Ewart

Laurna Ewart – Actor

Professional actress and host, with experience across stage, screen, and events.

Lisa Ronaghan

Lisa Ronaghan – Actor

Royal Holloway and New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts trained actor

Lisa Rose

Lisa Rose – Actor

Lisa loves new writing and recent work includes the recent film 'Letitia Drowning' and the music video 'Kunte Kinte'.

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Mark Arnold

Mark Arnold – Actor

Credits include: Teen Wolf, Blade Runner 2049

Since making his mark in 80's cult classic Teen Wolf, Mark has appeared in films such as Florence Foster Jenkins, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, and Blade Runner 2049.

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Mark Arnold
Mark Jarvis

Mark Jarvis – Actor

worked on Stage & Screen since, and across a range of voiceover projects.

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Marta da Silva

Marta da Silva – Actor

Polyglot actor and voice actor

Martin Valentine

Martin Valentine – Actor

Trained actor with a focus on action and drama

Mitra Djalili

Mitra Djalili – Actor

Northern-Ireland raised actor

Mòrag Hawthorn

Mòrag Hawthorn – Actor

An actor originally from New Zealand who has also lived in both Canada and Scotland, and now holds three passports

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Natalie Beran

Natalie Beran – Actor, Producer & Assistant Director

Versatile actor and voice actor

Nick Ewans

Nick Ewans – Actor

Films include Shaun of the Dead, 28 Days Later, London to Brighton and FAQ About Time Travel: TV includes Krakatoa.

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Nick von Schlippe

Nick von Schlippe – Actor and Director

Award-winning Actor, Director, and Content Creatore

Oliver Senton

Oliver Senton – Actor

Seasoned actor with a wide variety of screen credits

Oyin Orija

Oyin Orija – Actor

Film, stage and screen actor

Phoebe Batteson-Brown

Phoebe Batteson-Brown – Actress & Writer

London-born actress and writer, trained at ArtsEd. 

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Sara Lynam

Sara Lynam – Actor

Friendly Kwaussie actor

Sarah Louise Madden

Sarah Louise Madden – Actor and Writer

Passionate actor and writer from South Wales

Tiggy Bayley

Tiggy Bayley – Actor, writer, director

Prolific writer, actor, director, and content creator

Zanna Cardash

Zanna Cardash – Screenwriter, Playwrite & Actor

Two plays, four screenplays and six awards so far!

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Zuzana von Schlippe

Zuzana von Schlippe – Actor

Multi-lingual Actor with a passion for fashion!

It is the single best thing that I've ever done for both my craft and my career."

Josh Shevill, Screenwriter

Josh Shevill, Screenwriter