artist profile

Nicky Henson

Nicky cut his first single in 1961 and had a three year contract writing songs for THE SHADOWS and CLIFF RICHARD.

TELEVISION includes:

2013 DOWNTON ABBEY series 4 Charles Grigg Liz Troubridge (Producer) Carnival Film & TV  
2010 DOWNTON ABBEY Charles Grigg Ben Bolt Carnival Film & TV  
2009 CASUALTY Mr. Dawson Declan Eames BBC TV  
2007 DOCTORS Carl Knight Jerry Smith BBC TV  
2007 THE BILL Vince Murray Di Patrick Fremantle Media  
2007 AFTER YOU’VE GONE David Ed Bye BBC TV  
2007 MIDSOMER MURDERS Terence Charteris Sarah Hellings Bentley Productions  
2006 EASTENDERS Jack (semi-regular) Kate Harwood (producer) BBC TV  
2005 A WASTE OF SHAME John Shakespeare John McKay BBC TV  
2005 BAD GIRLS Hugo Lance Kneeshaw Shed Productions  
2002 SWISS TONI Mike Black Ben Kellett Tiger Aspect  
2001 HEARTBEAT Alan Jones Diana Patrick YTV  
2001 NCS Vincent Fairey Paul Unwin BBC TV  
2001 BLUE DOVE Gerry (series regular) Paul Harrison/David Thacker Carlton TV  
2000 MIDSOMER MURDERS Simon Reason Jeremy Silberstone Bentley Productions  
1999 A TOUCH OF FROST Larry Finlay Rob English YTV  
1997 ANORAK OF FIRE Mr. O’Rourke Elijah Moshinsky BBC  
1997 PAUL MERTON IN… CID Man   Carlton UK  
1995 CORONATION STREET CHRISTMAS SPECIAL Henri Mary McMurray Granada  
1995 PIE IN THE SKY Harrington Smithfield Bill Pryde SelecTV  
1994 SHINE ON HARVEY MOON Harvey Moon Baz Taylor Witzend  
1994/97 PRESTON FRONT Greg Scarry Marcus Mortimer/Betsanne Morris Evans BBC (2 series)  
1994 THE HEALER Dr Ralph Mathias Mike Hodges BBC  
1993 CLASS ACT Sammy Buchanan Jane Howell Cinema Verity  
1992 BETWEEN THE LINES Chief Insp. McGregor Jenny Killick BBC  
1990 THE GREEN MAN Elijah Moshinsky BBC  
1990 THE UPPER HAND   Central (2 Episodes)  
1988 STARTRAP Adam Best Tony Bicat Zenith  
1988 INSPECTOR MORSE Crawden Tony Simmons Zenith  
1987 THIN AIR Richard Hellier Antonia Bird BBC  
1986 ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR Neville Michael Simpson BBC  
1986 SEASON’S GREETINGS Neville Michael Simpson BBC  
1986 A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Demetrius Elijah Moshinsky BBC  

FILMS

2012 DRUC Chief Police Officer Justin Trafgarne T Squared Films  
2011 TRUTH OR DARE Mr Hautbois Robert Heath Corona Pictures  
2010 BLITZ Superintendant Brown Elliot Lester Blitz Films Ltd  
2005 A QUIET DRINK Peter Mark Gillis A Quiet Drink Ltd.  
2004 SYRIANA Sydney Hewitt Prod. George Clooney Warner Bros  
2003 VERA DRAKE   Mike Leigh Thin Man Films  
2000 ME WITHOUT YOU Ray Sandra Goldbacher Dacota Films  
2000 FLYFISHING Howard   Shooting Pictures  
2000 DEATH, DECEIT & DESTINY ABOARD THE ORIENT EXPRESS Tom Finlay Harry Alan Towers Towers of London (2000) Inc  

THEATRE includes:

Nicky was a founder member of the Young Vic company and has appeared in many shows both in the West End and in rep.

2004 JUMPERS Sir Archie Jumper David Leveaux Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York  
2003/4 JUMPERS Sir Archie Jumper David Leveaux Ambassadors Theatre Group  
2002 ONE FOR THE POT Charlie Barnet Ray Cooney Theatre Royal, Windsor  
2002 FRAME 312 Graham Josie Rourke Donmar Warehouse  
2000 PASSION PLAY Jim Michael Grandage Comedy Theatre  
1999 WAITING FOR GODOT Pozzo Matthew Lloyd Royal Exchange, Manchester For this he was nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in the 1999 Manchester Evening News Theatre Awards 
1998/9 ALARMS & EXCURSIONS Various Michael Blakemore Michael Codron Tour & West End  
1997/8 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Australia  
1997 ENTER THE GUARDSMAN The Playwright Jeremy Sams Donmar Warehouse  
1996 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Revived at the Old Vic & USA  
1995 FLAREPATH Peter Andy Hay Bristol Old Vic, Cheltenham Everyman & Leatherhead  
1994 RAGE Dr Ellis Mike Bradwell Bush Theatre  
1993 AN IDEAL HUSBAND Lord Goring Peter Hall Globe Theatre  
1992/3 DONKEY’S YEARS Buckle Michael Rudman Sheffield Crucible & Tour  
1992 REFLECTED GLORY Derek Tewby Elijah Moshinsky Vaudeville Theatre  
1991 MATADOR El Panama Elijah Moshinsky Queen’s Theatre  
1990 THREE SISTERS Vershinin Adrian Noble Royal Court  
1989 MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Don Pedro Elijah Moshinsky Strand Theatre  
1989 IVANOV Borkin Elijah Moshinsky Strand Theatre  
1988 JOURNEY’S END Osborne   Whitehall Theatre  
1983 SUFFICIENT CARBOHYDRATE Nancy Meckler Hampstead & Albery Theatre  
1983 THE RELAPSE Worthy Bill Gaskill Lyric Hammersmith  
1982 NOISES OFF Garry Michael Blakemore Lyric Hammersmith & Savoy  
1979 ROOKERY NOOK Gerald Frank Dunlop Her Majesty’s Theatre  
1973 HAMLET Laertes Jonathan Miller Greenwich Theatre  
1973 THE RIDE ACROSS LAKE CONSTANCE George   Hampstead and Mayfair  
1978 LONG TIME GONE Phil Everly Peter Gill National Theatre  
1978 MANDRAGOLA Calimaco David Gilmore National Theatre  
1978 THE ELEPHANT MAN Dr Treves Roland Rees National Theatre  
1978 THE PROVOK’D WIFE Constant Peter Wood National Theatre  
1978 HARLEQUINADE Jack Wakefield Michael Rudman National Theatre  
1978 THE BROWNING VERSION Frank Hunter Michael Rudman National Theatre  
1978 A FAIR QUARREL Captain Anger Bill Gaskill National Theatre  
1978 THE DOUBLE DEALER Mr Brisk Peter Wood National Theatre  
1978 THE WOMAN Heroes Edward Bond National Theatre  
1978 MACBETH Malcolm Peter Hall National Theatre  
1978 THE CHERRY ORCHARD Yepihodov Peter Hall National Theatre  
2005 AS YOU LIKE IT Duke Frederick/Duke Senior Michael Boyd Royal Shakespeare Company  
2005 TWELFTH NIGHT Sir Toby Belch Dominic Cooke Royal Shakespeare Company  
1985/6 THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR Ford Bill Alexander Royal Shakespeare Company  
1985/6 AS YOU LIKE IT Touchstone Adrian Noble Royal Shakespeare Company  
1977 MAN AND SUPERMAN Straker Clifford Williams Royal Shakespeare Company  

RADIO includes:

2012 ANIMAL FARM Napoleon Alison Hindell BBC R4  
2012 THE CLASSIC SERIAL: Dracula Dracula Jessica Dromgoole BBC R4  
2012 THE GO BETWEENERS Series 2 William Gordon Kennedy BBC R4  
2011 PLANTAGENET 3 – HENRY V Oldcastle Jeremy Mortimer BBC R4  
2011 PILGRIM The Goat Lord Marc Beeby BBC R4  
2011 WITH GREAT PLEASURE Reader Christine Hall BBC R4  
2011 BERYL REID Interviewee Graham Pass BBC R2  
2010 HITCHED Roy Heather Larmour BBC R4  
2009 THE CHANGLING Vermandero Jeremy Mortimer BBC R3  
2009 THE BLOOD DONOR Dr McTaggart Carol Smith BBC R2  
2008 CHARLES PARIS: THE DEAD SIDE OF THE MIC Tom McLeish Sally Avens BBC R4  
2007 DR NO Chief of Staff OHMSS Martin Jarvis BBC R4  
2007 PUDDLE Fats Gordon House BBC R4  
2007 DOMBEY AND SON Major Bagstock Jeremy Mortimer BBC R4  
2007 A CLOUD IN A PAPER BAG Dr Charles/St. Ford/King George III Tim Dee BBC R3  
2007 HUMBLE BOY George Steven Canny BBC R4  
2006 BETRAYAL/A QUESTION OF ATTRIBUTION Chubb Susan Roberts BBC R4  
2006 RAPID RESPONSE: FROM FACT TO FICTION Minister Jonquil Panting BBC R4  
2005 THE RADETSKY MARCH Moser & Wagner Tim Dee BBC R3  
2005 AGATHA RAISIN Richard Binser Carol Smith BBC R4  
2005 THE 31ST OF JUNE Reader Chris Wallis BBC R4  
2005 SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT Reader Jeff Capel BBC R4  
2005 THE LAST ADVENTURE Fletcher Jeremy Mortimer BBC R4  
2004 THE NUTCRACKER Mouse King Paul Dodgson BBC R4  
2003 DAUNT & DERVISH Slater Cherry Cookson BBC R4  
2003 MATHS PUZZLE Presenter/ Maths Mobile Katrina MacEwan BBC R3 (Schools Series)  
2003 CRUSADES-THE UNFINISHED STORY Reader Beaty Rubens BBC R3  
2002 LEONARDO IN LYME REGIS Edward Morgan Marilyn Imrie BBC  
2002 THE GOD OF LOVE Makepeace Marc Beeby BBC R4  
2001 MY SKY BLUE TRADES Adult Victor Cherry Cookson BBC R4  
2001 THREE MEN ON A PLANE Douglas Tanya Nash BBC R4  
2000 ZERO TOLERANCE Doge Ned Chaillet BBC R4  
1999 THE CLOCK OF HEAVEN The Sun Chris Wallis BBC R4  
1999 PETRELLA Burly John Taylor BBC R4  
1998 THE BARNES ORIGINALS Tom Cathryn Horn BBC R4  
1998 STATIONS OF THE CROSS Nigel Ned Chaillet BBC R4  
1998 TWELFTH NIGHT Feste Eoin O’Callaghan BBC R3  
1997 FROM THE BOTTOM OF A WELL Tom Cathryn Horn BBC  
1996 BEATRICE AND AFTER Narrator   BBC  
1996 A LITTLE PRINCESS Captain Crew   BBC  
1996 THE CHIPS ARE DOWN Geoffrey Hammer   BBC  

VOICE WORK includes:

2013 A LONG WAY DOWN by Nick Hornby Martin Roy McMillan Penguin Audio  
2013 HEARTBREAK HOTEL by Deborah Moggach Reader   AudioGo Limited  
2012 DEAR LUPIN: Letters to a Wayward Son Reader   AudioGo Limited  
2011 ADAM’S FARM: LIFE ON THE LAND Reader   AudioGo Limited  
2011 90 HEROES FOR 90 YEARS Reader Patch McQuaid Harper Collins  
2011 A SELECTION OF VERSE IN ENGLISH Reader Angelika Antalova Vienna International School  
2009 DOCTOR WHO: DEIMOS Gregson Grenville Barnaby Edwards Big Finish Audio Play  
2008 SHAKESPEARE.CO.UK Various Paul Kent Paul Kent Media  
2008 DOCTOR WHO: THE DOOMWOOD CURSE Dick Turpin Barnaby Edwards Big Finish Audio Play  
1997 KOWLOON TONG by Paul Theroux   Jennifer Benone Chivers Press  
1997 ONE ACROSS, TWO DOWN by Ruth Rendell   Jennifer Benone Chivers Press  
1997 LADY WINDEMERE’S FAN by Oscar Wilde   Shaun MacLoughlin Penguin Audio Books  
1995 PENPALMANSHIP & SPOOK HOUSE   John Sachs Tellstar Talking Books  

Directing includes:

2010 RUN FOR YOUR WIFE by Ray Cooney     Sheringham Little Theatre  
2009 INTIMATE EXCHANGES by Alan Ayckbourn     Sheringham Little Theatre  
2009 ONLY WHEN I LAUGH by Jack Shepherd     Love & Madness Productions  
2008 BEDROOM FARCE by Alan Ayckbourn     Sheringham Little Theatre  
2002 FUNNY ABOUT LOVE by Terence Frisby     The Mill at Sonning  
2000 FUNNY ABOUT LOVE by Terence Frisby     Chichester & Tour