Jason Riddington

Actor | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Wuthering Heights (1992) | Casualty (1992-1993) | The Five Wives & Lives of Melvyn Pfferberg (2016)
BORN 
Nov 19, 1968 (age 49)
HEIGHT *
5' 11" (1.80m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-50
GUILDS *
Equity
ETHNICITY *
Mixed
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
160 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Bass
ATHLETICS *
Cycling | Tennis | Martial Arts | Football  Less
ACCENTS *
Scottish | Irish | Armenian | British | Middle Eastern | Midwest | Cockney | African | French | Russian  Less
LANGUAGES *
French
INSTRUMENTS *
Piano | Trombone
DANCE *
Modern | Salsa
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Dave Mason ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Emmerdale FarmEmmerdale Farm (TV Series) Mark ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Birds of a FeatherBirds of a Feather (TV Series) Jonathan ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for LutherLuther (TV Series) Alan Ramsey ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Pete ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Where There's SmokeWhere There's Smoke (TV Movie) Paul  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for BugsBugs (TV Series) Dr. Hemmings ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Family AffairsFamily Affairs (TV Series) Martin ( 3 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 3
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Derek Lucas / Ben Hunter ( 2 episodes, 1994–1997 )  Less 1994–1997 2
  • Primary photo for A Touch of FrostA Touch of Frost (TV Series) Richard Sheridan ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Inspector MorseInspector Morse (TV Series) Ashley Davies ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Berlin BreakBerlin Break (TV Series) Tom ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Second ThoughtsSecond Thoughts (TV Series) Max ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for HighlanderHighlander (TV Series) Mark Rothwood ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Robert Khalefa / Rob Khalefa ( 24 episodes, 1992–1993 )  Less 1992–1993 24
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Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Red Nose Awards 1993Red Nose Awards 1993 (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for CluedoCluedo (TV Series) Himself - Studio Guest ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for That's ShowbusinessThat's Showbusiness (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Intrigo - Death of an Author * – Otto Gerlach Enderby Films/Daniel Alfredson
  • Once Upon a Time in London * – Thug 1 Gateway Films/Simon Rumley
  • Lucid (2017) * – David Trigger Films/Adam Morse
  • The Five Wives and Lives of Melvyn Pfferberg * – Tony Remix Films/Damian Samuels
  • Motherland * – Julian Crystal Abyss/Jason Hreno
  • Wuthering Heights * – Hareton Earnshaw Paramount/Peter Kosminsky
  • King Lear * – Edmund Cromwell Films/Brian Blessed
  • Wondering Eyes * – Man Endangered Films/Jason Hreno
  • Where There's Smoke * – Richard Talisman/Richard Signe
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Emmerdale (2 episodes) * – Mark ITV/Alan Wareing
  • Doctors * – Dave Mason BBC/Christina Ebohon-Green
  • Birds of a Feather * – Jonathan ITV/Martin Denis
  • Switchin' * – Douglas Allen (Pilot)/Marc Senior
  • Luther * – Alan Ramsey BBC/Farren Blackburn
  • EastEanders * – Peter BBC/Ian White
  • Casualty Series 13 (24 eps) * – Dr Rob Khalefa BBC/Various
  • Family Affairs 14 eps * – Martin Grundy TV/Marvin Cumming
  • Inspector Morse * – Ashley Davies Carlton/Herbert Wise
  • A Touch of Frost * – Richard Sheridan Yorkshire TV/Sandy Johnston
  • Highlander * – Mark Rothwood Gaumont/Dennis Berry
  • Bugs * – Dr Hemmings /Brian Grant Carnival Films
  • Berlin Breaks * – Tom Sony Puctures/Ruben Leder
  • Second Thoughts * – Max Thames TV/Robin Carr
  • The Bill * – Derek Lucas Thames TV/Jonathan Hacker
  • The Bill * – Ben Hunter Thames TV/Graeme Harper
  • Playing The Dane * – Hamlet BBC2/Tony Lee
CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Lays * – Hero Male Moonlighting/Oskar Bard
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Hollow * – Dr John Cristow The Mill at Sonning/Brian Blessed
  • Twelve Angry Men * – Juror 8 (lead) The Garrick Theatre West End/Christopher Hayden
  • Conduct Unbecoming * – Drake No1 Tour/John Adams
  • Hamlet * – Hamlet Stafford Shakespeare Festival/Rob Swinton
  • The Beggar's Opera * – Peachum Belgrade Theatre Coventry/Helena Kaut-Howson
  • The Lion in Winter * – Geoffrey Basingstoke/Adrian Reynolds
  • Wuthering Heights * – Heathcliff No1 Tour/Sue Pommeroy
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream * – Demetrius Bedford Theatre Co/Claire Laurie
  • Macbeth * – Macbeth Bedford Theatre Co/Albert Welling
  • Salsa Celestina * – Calisto Palace Theatre Watford/Lou Stein
HostingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Red Nose Awards * – Himself/Presenter TV Special
  • Cluedo * – Himself Studio Guest

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • LAMDA * – Professional Acting 1990 London

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Jason began his screen career playing Hareton Earnshaw in Peter Kosminsky's WUTHERING HEIGHTS opposite Juliette Binoche and Ralph Fiennes. Major television performances followed including Dr Rob Khalefa in the BAFTA award winning series 13 of CASUALTY; South-African Ashley Davies in INSPECTOR MORSE opposite John Thaw and Kevin Whately; further TV appearances include EASTENDERS, A TOUCH OF FROST, BERLIN BREAKS, BUGS, SECOND THOUGHTS, THE BILL, FAMILY AFFAIRS, HIGHLANDER and most recently, LUTHER with Idris Elba and BIRDS OF A FEATHER opposite Pauline Quirke, Lesley Joseph and Linda Robson. Further film credits include Edmund in Brian Blessed's KING LEAR, Paul in WHERE THERE'S SMOKE, and The Man in Jason Hreno's WONDERING EYES. A classically trained actor at LAMDA, London, many major stage roles include the title roles in HAMLET, (the rehearsal process and performances being featured in Tony Lee's BBC2 documentary PLAYING THE DANE) and MACBETH; Geoffrey in THE LION IN WINTER opposite Brian Blessed, Demetrius in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Heathcliff in WUTHERING HEIGHTS, and his first professional role as Peachum in THE BEGGAR'S OPERA with Nick Moran; and very recently with Nick Moran again (20 years later!) in Bill Kenwright's West End hit 12 ANGRY MEN, playing a range of parts with, among the incredible cast, Martin Shaw, Jeff Fahey and Robert Vaughn - finishing the run in the leading role Juror 8. Back on screen, soon to be released, he plays Tony in Damien Samuel's comedy short film THE FIVE WIVES AND LIVES OF MELVYN PFFERBERG with Callum Blue, Brooke D'Orsay and Natalia Warner. Another release later this year will be the short film MOTHERLAND in which he plays co-leading role Julian, opposite the captivatingly talented Sope Dirisu. Jason wrote the original short story MOTHERLAND, which has been developed into a screenplay and directed by Jason Hreno; produced by Dominic Barlow. And recently Jason has completed filming on comedy pilot TV show SWITCHIN' opposite rising young star Joshua Okusanya , directed by Marc Senior. He appeared as John Cristow in Agatha Christie's THE HOLLOW, directed by Brian Blessed, at The MIll at Sonning July until September '16.

    He is currently appearing as Tony in comedy short film THE FIVE WIVES AND LIVES OF MELVYN PFFERBERG at the LA ShortsFest Hollywood, Sapporo Shorts Fest Japan, Razor Reels Flanders Film Festival, Bruges Belgium, Kerry Film Festival Ireland and The Reggio Film Festival Italy. Also he recently wrapped shooting cameo role of David in Adam Morse's feature film LUCID which includes among the cast Billy Zane, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Laurie Calvert and Sadie Frost. Due for release next year.
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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