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David Tse

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KNOWN FOR 
Tokyo Trial (2016) | Spy (2012) | James Bond 007: Bloodstone (2010)
AKA 
David Ka-Shing Rae | David K S Tse | David K. S. Tse | David K.S. Tse | David Ka-Shing Tse  Less
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-55
GUILDS *
Equity
ETHNICITY *
Asian
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
145 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
VOICE TYPE *
Bass | Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Gymnastics | Fencing | Baseball | Bowling | Swimming | Yoga | Martial Arts | Water Skiing | Cycling | Aerobics | Soccer | Tennis  Less
ACCENTS *
Cockney | South African | New York (Brooklyn) | Texan | Scandinavian | Midwest | Jamaican | Russian | Australian | Italian | Spanish | Canadian | Asian | New England | Chinese | German | Southern | Japanese | British | Scottish | Irish | French  Less
LANGUAGES *
French | Previously coached to speak Mandarin & Japanese | Cantonese | Chinese  Less
DANCE *
Salsa | Waltz | Jazz | Club/Freestyle | Ballroom | Line | Disco  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Radio | Film | Voice Over | Theater | Industrial | Commercial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Casting | Writing | Producing | Directing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United Kingdom (with valid passport) (Not authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/davidkstse
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Television (22 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DCI BanksDCI Banks (TV Series) Xun Li ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for Tokyo TrialTokyo Trial (TV Mini-series) Mei Ru'ao ( 4 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 4
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  • Primary photo for Teacup TravelsTeacup Travels (TV Series) Guard / Gao / Mr. Peng / Mr. Kai / Mr. Sun / Mr. Chan ( 6 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 6
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  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Antony Ling ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for SpySpy (TV Series) Nick's Dad ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for WolfbloodWolfblood (TV Series) Mr. Chen ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Family Ties (Sep 17, 2012) Mr. Chen (as David K S Tse)  Less
  • Primary photo for SpooksSpooks (TV Series) Shao ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #9.4 (Oct 11, 2010) Shao (as David Ka-Shing Rae)  Less
  • Primary photo for Spirit WarriorsSpirit Warriors (TV Series) Bo's Dad ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Howard Slone / Mr. Chu / Keith Hopkins ( 3 episodes, 2002–2009 )  Less 2002–2009 3
  • Primary photo for The WhistleblowersThe Whistleblowers (TV Series) Lab Worker ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Pandemic (Oct 4, 2007) Lab Worker (as David K.S. Tse)  Less
  • Primary photo for The GridThe Grid (TV Mini-series) Agung ( 6 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Aug 2, 2004) Agung (as David K.S. Tse)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Aug 2, 2004) Agung (as David K.S. Tse)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Down to EarthDown to Earth (TV Series) Mr. Chen ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Faith (Feb 9, 2003) Mr. Chen  Less
  • Primary photo for Hearts and BonesHearts and Bones (TV Series) Andrew Yip / Andrew Kassei ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Thief TakersThief Takers (TV Series) Masuro Takahashi ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for CrackerCracker (TV Series) Junior Detective ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for FrontiersFrontiers (TV Series) DS Bailey / Det.Sgt. Bailey ( 6 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 6
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  • Primary photo for Annie: A Royal Adventure!Annie: A Royal Adventure! (TV Movie) Asp  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for London's BurningLondon's Burning (TV Series) Steve ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The KnockThe Knock (TV Series) Chinese Policeman ( 2 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 2
  • Primary photo for LovejoyLovejoy (TV Series) Dialect Coach ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Willie ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for TatortTatort (TV Series) Mok ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance * – BA (Hons) Theatre Arts 1989 Sidcup, Kent
  • Southampton University * – Law (LL.B) 1986 Southampton, Hampshire
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • APA * – Beijing Opera movement, Lee Siu Wah 1988 Hong Kong
  • Haymarket Theatre * – Directing, Various, incl. Paul Kerryson, Matthew Lloyd, Linda Bassett 1996 Leicester, East Midlands

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • References available on request *

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Actor - Commercial *
  • Director - Theatre *
  • Actor - Netflix mini-series and a Blockbuster film *

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

RESUME DETAILS
  • * DAVID K.S. TSE - CV

    Agent: Simon Allen
    THE HARTER ALLEN AGENCY
    Liberty House, 222 Regent Street, London W1B 5TR
    Phone: +44 (0) 20 3006 2470
    Mobile: +44 (0) 7976 729 797
    Email: info@theharterallenagency.com
    WWW: www.theharterallenagency.com

    Showreel: https://www.spotlight.com/interactive/cv/3814-9052-1343
    Location: London, United Kingdom
    Height: 5'8" (172cm)
    Weight: 10st. 3lb. (65kg)
    Playing Age: 35 - 55 years
    Appearance: Chinese, East Asian (Jap, Kor, Viet, etc), Mixed Race, Inuit, Native American, South American, Russian
    Nationality: British
    Union: Equity
    Eye Colour: Brown
    Hair Colour: Black
    Hair Length: Mid Length
    Facial Hair: Sideburns
    Voice Character: Sincere
    Voice Quality: Warm

    FEATURE FILM credits:
    - Han Li, KNIGHTS OF THE ROUNDTABLE: KING ARTHUR, Velocity, GUY RITCHIE
    - Pastor Joseph Szeto, CUT SLEEVE BOYS, Rice Is Nice Films, RAYMOND YEUNG
    - Banker Mok, SNAPSHOTS, Dune Films, RUDOLF VAN DEN BERG
    - Head Cambodian Labourer, LARA CROFT: TOMB RAIDER, Paramount Pictures, SIMON WEST
    - Chinese Doctor, SPY GAME, Universal Pictures, TONY SCOTT
    - Charles Wong, FOREIGN MOON, BBC/Media Asia, ZHANG ZHEMING
    - The Asp, ANNIE - A ROYAL ADVENTURE, Columbia Tri-Star, IAN TOYNTON
    - Chan, BHAJI ON THE BEACH, Channel Four Films, Umbi Films, GURINDER CHADAH
    - Kabuki Actor, JUST LIKE A WOMAN, British Screen, Zenith, CHRIS MONGER
    - Fok, SOURSWEET, First Film Company, MIKE NEWELL

    TELEVISION credits:
    - Justice Mei, TOKYO TRIAL, Netflix, ROB KING, PIETER VERHOEFF
    - 6 supporting roles, TEACUP TRAVELS, Plum Films/CBeebies, PAUL HARRISON
    - Antony Ling, CASUALTY, BBC, STEVE HUGHES
    - Mr Chen, WOLFBLOOD, CBBC/ZDF, WILL SINCLAIR
    - Nick's Father, SPY, Sky/Hat Trick, JOHN HENDERSON
    - Shao, SPOOKS, BBC, Kudos, PAUL WHITTINGTON
    - Bo's Dad, SPIRIT WARRIORS, CBBC, MAT KING
    - Mr Chu, HOLBY CITY, BBC, INDRA BHOSE
    - Lab Director, WHISTLEBLOWERS, ITV1, Darlow Smithson, JOHN MCKAY
    - Agung, THE GRID, BBC, Carnival Pictures, MIKAEL SALOMON
    - Keith Hopkins, HOLBY CITY: LIVES WORTH LIVING, BBC, RUSSELL ENGLAND
    - Mr Chen, DOWN TO EARTH, BBC, JULIET MAY
    - Andrew Yip, HEARTS AND BONES: ONCE THERE WAS A WAY TO GET BACK HOME, BBC, United Productions, TOM SHANKLAND
    - Masuro Takahashi, THIEF TAKERS (3): BLACK MIST, BRAND LOYALTY, ITV, Carlton, DAVID INNES EDWARDS
    - Junior Detective, CRACKER: WHITE GHOST, ITV, Granada, RICHARD STANDEVEN
    - Detective Sgt Bailey, FRONTIERS, Beambright, ANDREW PIDDINGTON
    - Policeman, THE KNOCK, Bronson Knight, KEITH WASHINGTON
    - Willie, MINDER: LOOKING FOR MR GOODTIME, Euston, GORDON FLEMYNG
    - Squash Player, BRITTAS EMPIRE, BBC, MIKE STEPHENS
    - Steve, LONDON'S BURNING, ITV, LWT, JAMES HAZELDINE
    - Mok, TATORT: THE CHINESE METHOD (DIE CHINESISCHE METHODE), Balance Films, Bayerischer Rundfunk, MARIA KNILLI

    STAGE credits:
    - Wei / Pengsi, CHIMERICA, Sonia Friedman / Almeida / Headlong, HAROLD PINTER Theatre, LYNDSEY TURNER
    - Wei / Pengsi, CHIMERICA, Headlong / ALMEIDA Theatre, LYNDSEY TURNER
    - Government official "A", THE ARREST OF AI WEI WEI, HAMPSTEAD Theatre, JAMES MACDONALD
    - Father, ALTAR NOTES (HONG KONG IMPRESSIONS), East Zest / THEATRE NOIR / Yuen Long Theatre (HK), DAVID TSE
    - Marco, YAM SING!, YELLOW EARTH / New World Restaurant, SIMON WU
    - Professor Kai, WOLF IN THE HOUSE (work-in-progress), Tara Studio / CORAX Arts, JONATHAN MAN
    - Old Tommy Lee, YELLOW GENTLEMEN, OVAL House / Sirius Arts, BRONWYN LIM
    - Ah Tsai, CROSS-MOPOLITAN, City Hall / CHUNG YING Theatre (HK), KO TIN-LUNG
    - Various Roles, PLAY STARS, SOHO Theatre, JON LLOYD
    - Takehiko, RASHOMON (tour), RIVERSIDE Studios / YELLOW EARTH, DAVID TSE / KWONG LOKE / KUMIKO MENDL
    - Peter, BLUE REMEMBERED HILLS (tour), Jacksons Lane / YELLOW EARTH, DAVID GLASS
    - Michael Wong (devised), CELLARWORKS (site-specific), THEATRE-RITES / LIFT, PENNY BERNAND / SUE BUCKMASTER
    - Teng Mu / Demon, THE WHISPER OF A LEAF FALLING (tour), Jacksons Lane / YELLOW EARTH, PHILIPPE CHERBONNIER
    - Ma Leung, THE MAGIC PAINTBRUSH (tour, Barclays/Tma Award Nominee), POLKA Theatre for Children, VICKY IRELAND
    - Various, 1997: BEHIND THE CHINESE TAKEAWAY (tour), BAC / ICA / YELLOW EARTH, DAVID TSE
    - Ka Hing / Monkey, NEW TERRITORIES (Time Out Critics' Choice), BAC / YELLOW EARTH, DAVID TSE
    - Ariel, THE TEMPEST, NATIONAL Theatre (tour), BRIDGET LARMOUR
    - Lord / Girlfriend / Merchant, THE MAGIC FUNDOSHI (tour, London Fringe Award - Best Comedy), Mu-Lan Theatre / LYRIC HAMMERSMITH / Singapore Rep, STEPHEN KNIGHT, GLEN GOEI
    - Ma Leung, THE MAGIC PAINTBRUSH (Time Out Best Children's Shows), POLKA Theatre for Children / Singapore YPT Festival, VICKY IRELAND
    - Teofilo Huamani, THE MADMAN OF THE BALCONIES, GATE Theatre, HETTIE MCDONALD
    - Chibiabos, HIAWATHA, TORCH Theatre, KIT THACKER
    - Romeo, HEER AND ROMEO, TARA Arts, PHILIPPE CHERBONNIER
    - Alonso & Tomazo de Piraquo, THE CHANGELING, FINBOROUGH Theatre / British Chinese Theatre, MARK RYLANCE
    - Badger Tea Kettle, THE TRAVELS OF YOSHI & TEA-KETTLE (London Fringe Award), POLKA Theatre for Children, VICKY IRELAND
    - King Rollo, KING ROLLO, SPACE CRUSADER, WATERMILL Theatre, CHRIS WHITE
    - Kurogo, M. BUTTERFLY, M. Butterfly Co / SHAFTESBURY Theatre, JOHN DEXTER

    RADIO credits:
    - Jock and other roles, BLOOD FROM STONE (THE OIL PLAYS), BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
    - Narrator, THE GOOSE FATHER, BBC Radio 4, Gemma Jenkins
    - Tim Ng, SCUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, BBC Radio 4, Eoin O'Callaghan
    - Narrator, AVENUES OF ETERNAL PEACE, BBC Radio 4, Heather Larmour
    - Tim Ng, A CITY KILLING, BBC Radio 4, Eoin O'Callaghan
    - John Zhang Wei, CHINOISERIE, BBC Radio 3, Iain Chambers
    - Lee Song, THE SEASIDE CAME OUT OF A VAN, BBC Radio 4, Liz Leonard
    - Narrator, TAKEN FOR A RIDE, BBC Radio 4, Liz Allard
    - Moon, A FIRE IN THE WEST, BBC Radio 4, Toby Swift
    - Gatusa, THE FLOWER ROOM, BBC Radio 4, Shaun Macloughlin
    - Sakamoto / Ishizaki, GYOKUSAI: THE BREAKING JEWEL, BBC World Service, David Hutchinson
    - Father, CHINESE WHISPERS 2: LITTLE EMPERORS, BBC Radio 4, Janet Whitaker
    - Presenter, BEYOND THE TAKEAWAY, BBC Radio 4, Mukti Jan Campion

    VOICE OVER credits:
    - Various Cantonese, SKYFALL (JAMES BOND), Audiocatz (VO) / Eon, MGM, Columbia, Sony (Film), Vanessa Baker (VO) / SAM MENDES (Film)
    - Colonel Ping, JAMES BOND 007: BLOOD STONE, Activision, Kate Saxon
    - Olympic E.Asian athletes, FASTER HIGHER STRONGER, BBC, Alastair Laurence
    - Narrator, THE FAT YEARS, Audiogo, David Griffiths (8hrs audiobook)

    SKILLS:
    Accents & Dialects (* = native): American-Standard, Australian, Chinese*, Filipino, French, Geordie, Irish RP, Japanese, Korean, Liverpool, London, Northern, RP*, Russian, Scottish-Standard, South African, Thai, Vietnamese, Welsh-Standard, West Country

    Languages (* = native/fluent): Cantonese*, English*, French, Japanese (coached), Mandarin (coached)

    Music & Dance (* = highly skilled): Ballad, Ballroom Dancing, Bass (singing), Blues, Butoh Dance (Japan), Cabaret Singing, Cha Cha, Chinese Dance, Choral Singing, Choreography, Country Dancing, Country Singing, Folk Dancing, Folk Singing, Kabuki Dance (Japan), R & B Singing, Sight-Reading, Swing Singing

    Performance: ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, After Dinner Speaker, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Balinese Shadow Puppetry, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Commentating, Compere, Dubbing, Live Roleplay, Mask, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Repertory, Role Play, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over

    Sports (* = highly skilled): Badminton, Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Scuba Diving, Squash*, Sword Fighting, Table Tennis, Tai-Chi*, Water Skiing, Yoga*

    Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence

    Other Skills: Acrobatics, Computer Literate, Improvisation, Journalist, Juggling, Life Saving, Mime, Narration, Puppetry

    Training:
    - Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance - actor (Fellowship awarded in 2007)
    - Leicester Haymarket Theatre - director (Arts Council bursary, 1996)
    - East Asian physical theatre (Beijing Opera movement, Kabuki & Noh movement, martial arts, tai chi,
    Balinese dance, Thai shadow puppetry)
    - European physical theatre (Complicite, Frantic Assembly, Improbable, Shared Experience, David
    Glass)
    - Recharge @ Actors Centre (Shakespeare with Peter Egan, movement with Liz Rankin)
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