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Karl Johnson

FILM
DIRECTOR
COMPANY
Peterloo Mike Leigh Thin Man Films
Kaleidoscope (John) Rupert Jones Stigma Films
Martin The Cobbler (Stepanovich) Adam Anderegg University Films
The Carer (Joseph) Janos Edelenyi
Mr Turner Mike Leigh Thin Man Productions
The Sea (Blunden) Stephen Brown Samson Films
Good Vibrations (George) Lisa Barros D'Sa & Glenn Leyburn Canderblinks Ltd
The Pier (Larry McCarthy) Gerard Hurley Irish Film Board
The Deep Blue Sea (Mr Millar) Terrence Davies Film 4
The Edge of Love (Dai Fred) John Maybury BBC Films
Small Island (Arthur) John Alexander BBC TV
I Know You Know (Uncle Ernie) Justin Kerrigan Heyday Films
Four Last Songs (Erico) Francesca Joseph BBC Films
Hot Fuzz (Walker) Edgar Wright Working Title
The Illusionist (Doctor) Neil Burger Bulls Eye Ents.
Heidi (Old Man) Paul Marcus Piccadilly Pictures
Pure (Granddad) Gillies Mackinnon Kudos
Tomorrow La Scala (Sydney) Francesca Joseph BBC Films
Love Is The Devil (Deakin) John Maybury BFI
Wittgenstein (Title Role) Derek Jarman Zeitgeist Films
Close My Eyes (Colin - Lead) Stephen Poliakoff Film Four
Prick Up Your Ears (Douglas) Stephen Frears Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Jubilee (Lead) Derek Jarman Megalovision
The Tempest (Ariel) Derek Jarman Boyd's Company
The Tent (Carney) Ian Emes Timeless
The Magic Shop (Father) Ian Emes Centrespur

TELEVISION
DIRECTOR
COMPANY
Born To Kill (Mr Williams) Bruce Goodison World Productions/Channel 4
Dickensian (Grandfather) Harry Bradbeer Red Planet Pictures
Mum (Reg) Richard Laxton Big Talk Productions
Plebs Series 2 (Judge) Sam Leifer Rise Films
Atlantis (Itheus) Justin Molotnikov BBC Wales
The Kevin Eldon Show (Kevin's Grandfather) Al Campbell BBC
Call the Midwife (Bill Masterson) China Moo-Young Neil Street Pro.
Merlin (Taliesin) Alice Troughton Shine
Larkrise to Candleford (Twister) Charlie Phillips BBC
Modern Men (Uncle Phillip) Becky Martin Channel 4
The Trial of Tony Blair (Father Lunt) Simon Cellan Jones Mentorn
New Tricks (Gary) Rob Evans Wall To Wall
The Chatterley Affair (Judge) James Hawes BBC
Elizabeth David: A Life in Recipes (Norman) James Kent Wall To Wall
Nostradamus (Pare) Brin Higgins Discovery
The Rise and Fall of Rome (Marcellus) Nick Green BBC
Why We Went To War (Robin) Louise Osmond Liberty Bell
Midsomer Murders (Derek) Renny Rye Bentley Prods
Rome (Cato) Julian Jarrold HBO
When I'm 64 (Gilbert Knight) Tony Smith BBC
Born and Bred (Alec) Ian Knox BBC
The Mayor of Casterbridge (Fell) David Thacker Sally Head Prods
Without Motive (Jackson) Series I & II Tristram Powell United Television United Prods
David Copperfield (Tungay) Simon Curtis BBC
Vanity Fair (Major Loader) Marc Munden BBC
The Temptation of Franz Schubert (Doctor) Peter Webber Channel 4
Wing and a Prayer (Tony Clifton) Robyn Sheppard Thames
An Independent Man (Bill Rutherford) Various Witzend
As You Like It (Duke Frederick) Fiona Shaw BBC
Catherine The Great (Sheshkovsky) Marvin Chomsky
Lifeboat (Hughie) (Series) Karl Francis BBC
Glassing Gareth (Gareth) BBC
Judas and The Gimp (Gimp) Karl Francis HTV
Sexual Intercourse Began in 1963 (D.H. Lawrence)
The Shawl (Charles) Bill Bryden BBC
A Tale of Two Cities (John Basar) Philippe Monnier
Rules of Engagement (Lead) Rob Walker TVS
Poirot (Guest Lead) Ken Grieve LWT
Casualty (Guest Lead) BBC
The Bill (Guest Lead) Thames
Boon (Guest Lead) Frank W Smith Central
Bulman (Ace Lawson) Granada
Bergerac (Henry Morant) Peter Ellis BBC
The Black And the Blue Lamp (PC Taffy Hughes) Guy Slater BBC
Only Connect (Guest Lead) BBC
Shoestring (Guest Lead) BBC Oral Treason (B) Marek Kanievska BBC
Gifted Adult (Mr. Hemingway) Stuart Burge Central
Sons and Lovers (Paul Morel) Stuart Burge BBC
Cold Harbour Stephen Frears ITV
Rock Follies of '77 (Charlie) Various Thames
Chips with Everything (Wilf) Waris Hussein BBC
Champions (Paul) Granada

THEATRE
DIRECTOR
COMPANY
King Lear (Gloucester) Deborah Warner Old Vic
Hamlet (Ghost) Lyndsey Turner Barbican Centre
Fathers and Sons (Vassily) Lyndsey Turner Donmar Warehouse
Barking in Essex (Rocco) Harry Burton MJE Productions
Noises Off (Selsdon Mowbray) Lindsay Posner Old Vic Theatre & West End
Frankenstein (Delacey) Danny Boyle RNT
The Absence of Women (Gerry) Rachel O'Riordan Lyric Theatre, Belfast
The Seafarer (Sharky) Conor McPherson RNT
Almost Nothing/At the Table (Caesar/Castro) R oxanna Silbert Royal Court
Tales From The Vienna Wood (Abracadabra) Richard Jones RNT
Scenes from the Big Picture (Shanks) Peter Gill RNT
Not, Not, Not, Not, Not Enough Oxygen (Mick) Ian Rickson Royal Court
This Is A Chair Dominic Cooke Royal Court
The Night Heron (Wattmore) Ian Rickson Royal Court
Boy Gets Girl (Les Kennkat) Ian Rickson Royal Court
The Walls (Tom) Mick Gordon RNT
The Weir (Jack) Ian Rickson Royal Court
Amadeus (Van Swieten) Sir Peter Hall Peter Hall Company
Been So Long (Barney) Roxana Silbert Royal Court
The Country Wife (Pinchwife) Laurence Boswell Centreline
Cardiff East (Len) Peter Gill RNT
In The Company of Men (Oldfield) Edward Bond RSC
The Ends of the Earth (Yosip) Andre Saban RNT
The Machine Wreckers Katie Mitchell RNT
The Shape of the Table (Pavel Prus) Jenny Killick RNT
Black Snow (Peter Bombadov) Bill Gaskill RNT
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (Givola) Di Trevis RNT
The Sea (The Vicar) Sam Mendes RNT
Uncle Vanya (Waffle) Sean Matthias RNT
The Last Yankee (Lead) Tal Rubins Haymarket , Leicester
Don Quixote Bill Bryden RNT
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Lysander) Bill Bryden RNT
The Fawn Giles Block RNT
Glengarry, Glen Ross Bill Bryden RNT
Wild Honey Christopher Morahan RNT
The Rivals (Jack Absolute) Peter Wood RNT
The Mysteries (Jesus) Tony Harrison RNT
Animal Farm (Snowball) Peter Hall (with Alan Cohen) RNT
Woyzeck (Title Role) Foco Novo Lyric Hammersmith
TV Times (Lead) Stephen Frears RSC
Knight of the Burning Pestle (Master Humphrey) Michael Bogdanov RSC
War Crimes (Lead) Tim Alberry ICA
The Dresser (Norman) Nick Ham Thorndike
Hedda Gabler (Eilert Lovborg) Lyndsay Posner Yvonne Arnauld
Much Ado About Nothing (Benedick) Lyndsay Posner Open Air
As You Like It (Jaques) Tim Albery Old Vic
Vieux Carreeat (The Writer) Piccadilly Theatre
Just A Little Less Than Normal John Ashford Royal Court
Sudlow's Dawn Tim Fywell Royal Court
Mean Tears (Stephen) Peter Gill RNT
Irish Eyes and English Tears Royal Court