Danny Cannon [Robinson]

Actor, Extra, Model, Singer, Drummer,… more

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Physical Attributes

Height:
185 cm / 6ft 1in
Waist:
114 cm / 45 in
Weight:
101 kg / 222 lbs
Eye color:
Green
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Hair color:
Grey
Chest:
116 cm / 46 in
Hair length:
Medium
Skin color:
White
Hair type:
Straight

Credits & experience

2017
  • Film " The Tapestry" Drama documentary / By Kidderminster Carpet Museum : Actor playing the part of "Harry" aged 69-82 Community Broadcasting Company
  • Laura Holmes Production. Model for Prada/Church's Shoes Promotion video and photo-shoot.
2015
  • "Black by Day" for Canadian Broadcasting Co. / Post office Productions : Speaking role as stall holder on 1920s fairground
  • Senior Lecturer FE/Black Country Museum/Peaky Blinders/Dancing on the Edge. : Certificate in Education Keele University/Character Actor
2014
  • " Peaky Blinders" : Featured role as the singer in "The Garrison Pub" Tiger Aspects / BBC 2
2013
  • Stephen Poliakovs " Dancing on the Edge" Tiger aspects BBC2 : Role of Villager in Funeral scenes
1967
  • "5'"o Clock club" Hosted by Joe Brown and Una Stubbs : Vocalist with "Herbies People" ITV London
1966
  • "5'"o Clock club" Hosted by Muriel Young : Vocalist with "Herbies People" ITV London
1965
  • ATV TODAY / two appearencies as vocalist with "Herbies People : Television broadcasts by ATV
1964
  • Top of the Pops Radio Version with Brian Matthew. : Vocalist on recordings by "Herbies People"

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English
  • German

Accents
  • Australian
  • Irish
  • South African
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Scottish
  • UK Welsh
  • American Indian
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Mexican
  • Spanish

Initially am dram when at school,producing videos in the sixties, Fronting a pop band with audience interaction,Television performances and interaction with studio audience ITV , ATV Today,The Golden Shot, 5 oclock club. Live stage performances with comic sections, Band leading with 12 piece Dance Orchestra, Television club studio performances, Game show ,TV Drama series for BBC2 ,Dancing on the Edge,Peaky Blinders recently, Front man in comedy cabaret band .Always the interviewee for broadcasts and many local radio,Beacon,WM,Wton City Radio,Radio Caroline,Radio London. Am now currently Character acting at the Black Country Living Museum.I am a cast member for a murder mystery company which is well established
I am very confident in my ability to carry off any character that I might be asked to play and I am diligent in learning lines and producing them on set.

Extras

Extras experience

Previous featured extras roles


" Black by Day " " Dancing on the Edge" "Peaky Blinders "

Modeling

Modeling experience

Part-time model - paid commercial work


Modeling agent

Alan Sharman Agency Birmingham


Promotional materials for Black Country Museum in Period costume.
Promotional DVD and CD for own recorded musical Concerts.
Promotional photographs for Vintage Transport @ bclm
Latest ssignment was on 31st October 2017. Digital and Video shoot for Major Fashion Brand footwear for use worldwide website ,in-house video-boards , advertising posters and footwear catalougues worldwide"Laura Holmes Productions For Prada."

Music

Drumming ability

Intermediate


Vocal ability

Lead singer


Vocal range

Tenor


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Jazz

Influences: Scott Walker, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Beatles, Nat King Cole, Larry Williams, Michael Buble, Bread, Eagles, Blood Sweat And Tears Nat King Cole

School choir,lead singer in rock band,lead singer in three pop bands,Front man in comedy show band ,freelance vocalist.Drummer vocalist in cabaret trio,Drummer vocalist in swing trio,Band singer in 12 piece Dance orchestra,Stand in Bandleader / Vocalist with Dance Orchestra.Compere for variety shows and musical productions.
Songwriter ,recording vocalist with five singles and four albums. Played the legendary Cavern Liverpool in 1964,The Marquee regularly in 65/68 , The 100 Hundred Club,Headlined twice at The Royal Albert Hall.Toured in Germany.Played the Mecca circuit.

TV & Reality

Early career, three times on 5o/Clock club ITV , three times ATV Today, once on The Golden Shot.
Recently small part in"Dancing on the Edge"BBC2 Tiger Aspects. Singing part in "Peaky Blinders"Tiger Aspects,
Interviews on "Midlands Today". Numerous broadcasts for BBC Radio involving live performances and interviews at the Marquee,The Lyceum,The Paris studios,the embankment with Brian Matthew,Pete Murray,Alan Freeman etc,Radio Caroline,Radio London,Beacon Radio and WCR Wolverhampton.
A T V Tonight O A P Bootcamp Participation throughout the programme,taking on variable tasks to improve health and well being.Providing comment and opinions throughout. Casting list

Presenting

TV presenter experience

Previous paid TV presenter roles


Languages
  • English
  • German

Accents
  • Australian
  • Irish
  • South African
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Scottish
  • UK Welsh
  • American Indian
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Mexican
  • Spanish

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