About

David is a classically trained British actor and writer based in Los Angeles and London.

David was awarded a DADA scholarship to study the two year post-grad acting course at the prestigious Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and graduated in 2003. It was here that David found his love for character and comedy acting, after he was put in a ‘fat suit’ and told he looked like the “love child of Nicholas Cage and Gene Wilder”

Throughout his career David performed in a variety of theatrical productions and comedy acts at famous venues such as Edinburgh Festival, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Bristol Old Vic, The Leicester Square Theatre, as well as London fringe spots like The Space, The BAC and The Canal Cafe. He has toured Internationally as Captain Hook in ‘Peter Pan, The Musical’ and later in Copenhagen’s No.1 yuletide show ‘The Crazy Christmas Cabaret’ in 2007 within which David stayed to perform in sell-out shows with the company for two years.

Upon returning to the UK and David continued writing and developing his own comedy projects such as sketch troupe Zeus’ Pamphlet and theatre project Captain Pancake. He continued his comedic training and studied Clown with renowned troupe Spymonkey and Character and Comedic play with Mick Barnfather.

On screen David has been in a variety of award-winning short films such as Cancer Hair, Will You Marry Me? and odd-ball comedy, Zombeef which led him to the Cannes Film Festival. For TV David has also co-starred in the BBC drama The Last Hours of Laura K, which was nominated for a BAFTA.

David’s nomadic spirit took him to Los Angeles in 2015 where he began developing his first self-penned sitcom Losing My Accent and since moving to to the USA David has continued to focus on his writing and character acting for TV and Film and recent credits include co-star roles on TV shows such as Legion, Play by Play, Making History and Criminal Minds, Beyond Borders . 

David is also a professional voice-artist and he uses his excellent array of accents and characters to good use on spots for Virgin Atlantic, Britain’s Got Talent, Cadbury, Nestle and Booking.com and you can also catch David in the latest version of video game franchise Call of Duty WWII

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