Silk: The Clerks' Room
Neil returns as Head Clerk Billy Lamb in a new series of the legal drama set in the Shoe Lane clerks' room, inspired by the BBC One drama Silk, created by Peter Moffat.
Following the cuts to Legal Aid the pressure is mounting on Shoe Lane barristers' chambers... More
Bull wins an Olivier !
Mike Bartlett’s Bull, at the Maria at the Young Vic, won the award for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre in the 2015 Olivier awards. A razor-sharp play about the fine line between office politics and playground bullying
Neil played alongside Adam James, Eleanor Matsuura and Sam Troughton.
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Neil recently appeared in the new eight-part BBC drama series, The Interceptors.
Created by Tony Saint (Margaret Thatcher: Long Walk To Finchley; Strike Back), The Interceptor is about a top secret, state-of-the-art law enforcement team whose unswerving mission is to hunt down some of Britain’s most dangerous criminals.
O.T. Fagbenie leads the cast which also stars Trevor Eve and Jo Joyner.
Neil has just completed filming Doctor Foster, a gripping new five-part drama series, commissioned for BBC One and written by award-winning playwright Mike Bartlett (Bull).
Suranne Jones plays Doctor Gemma Foster. The cast also includes Bertie Carvel.
The executive producers are Roanna Benn, Greg Brenman and Jude Liknaitzky for Drama Republic and Matthew Read for the BBC.
Frankie & Johnny...
Neil completed a hugely successful run in Frankie & Johnny in the Clare de Lune at the Chichester Festival Theatre.
This tender, funny and passionate play about two lonely people getting together and opening up has been a hit on stages around the world.
Neil played Johnny and Dervla Kirwan played Frankie.
Plebs series 2
Neil was recently in the new series of ITV2 sitcom Plebs.
Plebs follows three desperate young men from the suburbs as they try to get laid, hold down jobs and climb the social ladder in the big city – a city that happens to be Ancient Rome.
The series stars Tom Rosenthal, Joel Fry and Ryan Sampson (After You’ve Gone) as the three young men.
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.
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..
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