Rod Hughes

Actor, Extra, Model, Band Member, Bass Guitarist,… more

Guildford, United Kingdom
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Intro to Camera

Uploaded 1 year ago

Audio

Far Away MP3

A sample track of the 'Eternal Optimists' group repertoire.

01Far Away MP3

Physical Attributes

Height:
175 cm / 5ft 9in
Weight:
86 kg / 189 lbs
Ethnicity:
Eurasian / Pan Asian
Chest:
111 cm / 44 in
Skin color:
Tanned
Waist:
83 cm / 33 in
Eye color:
Brown
Hair color:
Black
Hair length:
Long
Hair type:
Wavy

Credits & experience

2019
  • 'Cutlasses on the Beach' : Presenter and documentarist
  • BBC2 Arts - 'Victorian House of Arts and Crafts' : Featured craftsman in a living history program recreating iconic metalwork and furniture from the Victorian 'Arts and Crafts' period
2018
  • Discovery Channel - 'Myths and Legends' : Playing the role of an ancient Greek bladesmith to create a different theory for the 'Cyclops' legend and remaking an Ancient Greek Xiphos sword for the program.
  • Discovery Channel - History in the Making : Featured Artist - 20 minute speaking role - Making a specialised 'skull' cutlass in an authentic period workshop,
2017
  • 'Forged in Britain' : One of five british bladesmiths, featured in a series of short films for 'The History Channel'. Broadcast worldwide to promote the USA 'Forged in Fire' series. A speaking part and demonstrating the art of Viking bladesmithing.
2016
  • Sky Q Advertising campaign : Playing a continental football manager in a comedy advertisement for Sky Q
2015
  • Rewind - Directed by Rebecca Edmonds : Role of William, the main protagonist's Father
2014
  • 'White Rabbit' Feature film - Director Connor O'Hara : 'Eddie Pharrel' a club owner and obnoxious, ruthless, ganster - A principle actor role.
  • 'The Four Warriors' Feature film for PHILM flicks - Director Phil Hawkins : Role of Demon, fighting with principal actors (medieval sword combat)
  • Feature film Myrddin (release 2015) : Celtic Villager
1991
  • Royal Military Acadamy Sandhurst : Passed out as a Royal Signals officer and served in the SAS signal squadron

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • UK English

I have appeared in indie productions for budding filmmakers to widen my acting experience, mostly in supporting roles.

'Rewind' - Major role playing the protagonist's father in a thought provoking drama directed by Rebecca Edmonds.

'White Rabbit' - Featuring in a hard-hitting action, playing a hard and obnoxious club-owning gangster.

'TV Dinner' - A cameo role of a military veteren in a music video for music duo 'Elephant' for label Memphis Industries, directors directors Loveday-Valentine

Auditioning for a second series 'gritty' TV drama, playing a new strong role.

A number of supporting roles in medieval and fantasy feature films. The most recent using weapons skills and performing in choreographed fighting scenes, with principle actors.

including:

'The four warriors' Feature film and 'Myrdin' TV series

Appeared in music videos, playing bass.

Extras

Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Modelling

Modeling experience

Beginner, starting out


None

Music

Bass Guitar ability

Intermediate


Favourite genres
  • Rock
  • Indie

Influences: Coldplay, Fleetwood Mac, Clapton, Hendrix

TV & Reality

Historical drama
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