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Actor, Model, Influencer, Dancer, Singer,… more

London, United Kingdom
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Acting Showreel

4 months ago

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The Screams Of Kitty Genovese (Winston)

This clip is a recording of myself from the original London cast of The Screams Of Kitty Genovese

01The Screams Of Kitty Genovese (Winston)
02VOICEOVER REEL mp3
03Love Will Tear Us Apart
04American Voice Reel

Physical Attributes

Height:
171 cm / 5ft 7in
Waist:
87 cm / 34 in
Weight:
80 kg / 176 lbs
Eye color:
Brown
Ethnicity:
Black / African descent
Hair color:
Black
Chest:
101 cm / 40 in
Hair length:
Medium
Skin color:
Black
Hair type:
Curly

Credits & experience

2007
  • The Urdang Academy : Graduate Three Year Performance Degree in Theatre
2004
  • John Ruskin College : As-level Contemporary Dance
2003
  • South London Dance Studios : IDTA Tap & Ballet, ISTD Modern All levels

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • Canadian
  • South African
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • UK Scottish
  • USA Boston
  • USA California
  • USA New York
  • USA Southern
  • African
  • French
  • Indian

Union memberships
  • Equity
  • Musicians Union

Feature Film
* "Heart of The Sea" as Sailor
* "Desi Boyz" as Dancer
* "Cocktail" as Dancer

Television / Internet
* "BBC Quickies - When You're The Only Black Guy at a Party as Jordan
* "UASC - A Reflective Story (training corporate)" as Geedi
* "HMRC Tax Credits commercial" as Dad
* "Music Video for Peace / Lost On Me" as Choreographer
* "Music Video for "Beauty Of The Beast" as Beau Beast
* "MP1 internet commercial" as Jackson
* "Whitney Marie UK commercial" as Hair Stylist
* "Street Dance Choreographer: The Journey" Lizzies Friend on Sky 3D
* "Dell Common Wealth commercial" as office colleague
* "2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony" as A Dementor

Short Film
* "One Way Flight" as Jack (Air Host)
* "See You In Hell" as Cerberus (Bouncer)
* "Comic Belief" as Postman
* "Probe" as Thomas
* "Red Of The Sea" as Biniam Kidane
* "LGBT Slough" as John Drum
* "Playground Swing" as Peter
* "Mysteres" as Voodoo Priest

Theatre
* "Guys and Dolls" as Society Max at The Royal Exchange, Manchester
* "Joseph & His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" as Calypso Singer/Asher on UK Tour
* "Sister Act" as Eddie Souther at The Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage
* "A Harlem Dream" as Sal at the Young Vic Theatre (West End)
* "The Screams Of Kitty Genovese" as Winston Moseley at Riverside Studios and Edingburgh Fringe
* "The Rat Pack" as Sammy Davis Jr. international tour and at the Adelphi Theatre (West End)
* "Five Guys Named Moe" as Little Moe this at the English Theatre Frankfurt Germany.
* "Carmen Jones" as tough Kid at The Royal Festival Hall London UK.

Modeling

Modeling experience

Full-time model - paid commercial work


Modeling website

www.darrencharles.co.uk


2019 London Tourist for Getty Images, Photographer George Clerk
2019 Cancer Research for Nonsense Ltd, Photographer Dolly Clew
2017 Guys and Dolls shoot for The Royal Exchange Manchester
2016 Commercial shoot for HMRC Tax Credits
2014 Staged stag-do shoot for Chillisauce, photographer Tim Spencer
2012 The Rat Pack shoot for Veritas Entertainment, photographer Drew Tommons
2011 RSC shoot for Accenture, photographer Nadav Kandor
2010 BirdGang Designer Clothing shoot for BirdGang Dance Company, photographer Simeon Qsyea
2008 Bollywood Nights shoot posters and leaflets
2007 Five Guys Named Moe posters and leflets,
2007 Tour De France Campaign for London,

Music

Vocal ability

Classically trained


Vocal range

Tenor


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Classical
  • Opera

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Indie
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz
  • Classical

Influences: Rnb Artists, Soul Artists, And Jazz Artist's

Recording
*"Guys and Dolls" as crap shooter
*"Beauty of the Beast" as Beau/The Beast
* "Spooky Noises" as Norman the Teddy Bear
* "Screams Of Kitty Genovese" as Winston

Musicals
*Society Max in Guys and Dolls
*Asher/ Calypso Brother in Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
*Sweaty Eddie in Sister Act
*Sal in A Harlem Dream
*Sammy Davis Jr in The Rat Pack
*Little Moe in Five Guys Named Moe
*Tough Kid in Carmen Jones
*Winston in The Screams of Kitty Genovese

Live gigs Jazz, Blues, Swing, Funk and Soul

Dancing

Dancing ability

Expert


Dance styles
  • Ballet
  • Bollywood
  • Breakdancing
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Tap
  • Hip Hop

TV & Film
* "Guys and Dolls promotional video" as Society Max
* "London Olympics Opening Ceremony 2012" as Pro Dancers NHS piece
* "Jab Tak Hai Jaan film" as Dancer
* "Mystéres short film" as Oarsman/Voodoo Priest
* "Cocktai film" as Dancer
* "Desi Boyz film" as Dancer
* Many music videos


Internet
* "BT Jiggle Of The Jargon promo" as BT Assurance


Stage
*Guys and Dolls at The Royal Exchange Manchester
* Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat UK tour
* A Harlem Dream as Sal at the Young Vic Theatre
*"Local International-Birdnet" as Dad at Stratford Circus Theatre
* Sammy Davis Jr, The Rat Pack International tour.
* Zee Carnival perperformed at the Olympia with K Spark dance company.
* Bollywood Nights performed at The Wilde Theatre, Bracknell UK.
* Five Guys Named Moe (Franfurt Germany)at The English Theatre.
* Carmen Jones (swing) at The Royal Festival Hall,London
* The London Breakin Convention (Saddler's Wells)with BirdGang.
* Lets Dance (Catford Broadway Theatre, Choreographer & dancer).

Presenting

TV presenter experience

No previous TV presenter experience


Radio presenter experience

No previous Radio presenter experience


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • Canadian
  • South African
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • UK Scottish
  • USA Boston
  • USA California
  • USA New York
  • USA Southern
  • African
  • French
  • Indian

Presenter union memberships
  • Equity

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