The Night My Dad Became English
The 24 Hour Plays®
Neil performed in The 10th anniversary of The 24 Hour Plays® Celebrity Gala which took place on Sunday 24th November 2013, hosted by Rob Brydon with an introduction from Artistic Director, Kevin Spacey. Over £165,000 was raised on the night for The Old Vic Theatre Trust and Old Vic New Voices.
Silk series 3
Filming is now complete on the third series of Silk in which Neil plays chambers clerk Billy Lamb.
The BAFTA nominated drama has proved a ratings winner for BBC Drama, winning an average of 5.85 million viewers for the first series, and 5.74 for the second.
Made in-house at the BBC, it is executive produced by Hilary Salmon. This time around, the producer is Matt Strevens, with Chris Ballantyne line producing. Silk series 3 is due for transmission on BBC One in 2014.
Father's Day is a dark mini-drama with a twist, produced for Prostate Cancer UK. Neil conceived it, produced it and stars in it. Also starring Ray Winstone, Charles Dance, John Simm, Tamzin Outhwaite, Cyril Nri and Stuart Laing.
The film aired on ITV4 on Fathers Day 2013, capping a week of activity by ITV and Prostate Cancer UK to raise awareness of a disease that is underfunded and poorly understood. If you missed it you can watch it here or click the link below..
|Interview with Neil about Father's Day||Pictures||See Neil on ITV's Lorraine|
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Neil pictured here with Maxine Peake and Rupert Penry-Jones.
Neil recently appeared in the US premiere of Mike Bartlett's "Bull" as part of the Brits off Broadway festival.
Neil played Carter in this gritty play about office politics, described by one reviewer as "Lord of the Flies in sharp suits for grown ups" (Yorkshire Post).