Teaser trailer to 'Beneath the Surface', a film by Yard Nine Productions,
directed by Alex Osman, coming early 2015.
Production still from 'Banishment'
directed by the Brilliant Sam Walker. With
Tommie Grabiec as 'Talvorn' and Luke
Argles as 'Hiargo'. A
ShootMe Films production in association with
Production stills from 'The Vault'
directed by Ed Kitchen and his wonderful crew.
Working alongside the Fabulous
Another Awesome time on-location today, filming 'The
Vault' directed by the Marvellous Ed Kitchen,
with his Fantastic crew Siân Davies, Rochelle
Le Pilion, Will Armson, Niki Hallam.
You guys are Fabulous!!!! I had the added pleasure of
working with one of my favourite friends, the
hard-working, dedicated, valiant, awe-inspiring
If ever there was a more passionate Actor who excels at
what he does and comes with tremendous energy onto set
it's Paul! Thank you for your friendship and coolness!
Production still from 'The
Offender' directed by the Marvellous Jason
Gurr. Jared is deep in thought over his Life.
Awesome!!!! Just checked and am on my 59th project this
year on Wednesday directed by Jason Gurr and am set for
another role on Saturday which will make 60
projects this year. I want to Thank everyone who
have given me the opportunity to work with them over this
Brilliant and fulfilling year, the adventure continues
Some lovely stills from 'Try Me'
directed by the Fabulous Alberto Macasoli. A
Breakfast Creatives film, coming in 2015.
Docklands - Discover the Hub of Empire!
Ape Media is raising
funds for our pilot episode of 'Docklands'.
Having shot a low budget mini-pilot, we want to bring
this incredible concept to life in a full-length episode
that will appeal to fans of gritty period pieces like
'Peaky Blinders' and 'Whitechapel'.
Take a walk down with us in
1851 alongside Aedan Kelly as he flees famine and
seeks a new life. Browse the exotica of Mr. Edwards,
spare a farthing to make sure the good work of the
Daughters of Jesus continues, tip your Hat to Mr.
Halton should you see him as he owns all of
Princess Victoria Dock (the parts which matter), try
Lizzie Mayhew if you want a bed for the night
from someone who won’t ask questions and make sure you
don’t cross Mr. Barker, he’s a connected man so
they say. But you will need to keep your wits about you,
there have been two suspicious deaths in as many weeks,
talk of trouble amongst the Stevedores and a few
journalists sniffing around who will keep quiet if they
know what's good for them. See a London that is
unrecognisable in some ways and very familiar in others
featuring rich characters in an evocative
Your donation will help us
bring the project to fruition giving it the best
possible production values and a springboard to the
beginning of an absorbing ten part series. Please Donate.
This is what it's all about!! One day I am being
kidnapped, beaten and tortured as in theses lovely
production stills from 'Try Me'
a Breakfast Creatives film, directed by the
Awesome Alberto Macasoli and his Magnificent team
(Alicia Santamaría, Berta Valverde,
Aaron Westhead, Dan Prior, Tania Rodríguez),
also starring the Fabulous Andrew Boateng. Then
the next day I am doing the beating and torturing on
another shoot (The Code). It's always Fabulous to get
both sides of the picture!!
Playing 'The Russian' in Ravensbourne productions
short 'The Code', directed
by Oliver Renshaw. Would you like to come and
'12 Years a Slave No More'
Today marks a very
special day for me. It was 12 years ago that
I had my insightful experience where time
stopped and I made my decision to embark on my
Acting journey. The road has been long and
eventful and still continues, I feel
blessed for all the individuals I have had
the great fortune in meeting and all the wonderful
experiences that have come my way. Thank You for
your kindness and support!
Headshot by Leo
The premiere of 'London
Hood' was a fantastic success on Monday
evening, which took place at The Century Club in
Shaftesbury Avenue, London, hosted by the lovely
Rebekah Louisa Smith. Many Thanks to Fabulous Actor,
Producer and Writer Cengiz Dervis for the invite,
was lovely to see some familiar faces; Paul Dewdney,
Imran Hasan, Emmett Sullivan, Sean
Cronin, Jel Djelal, Dan Richardson and
Sina Bowyer. Was an honour to meet some great
individuals; David Bispham, Laurence O'Brien,
Jess Impiazzi and Justyna Mikina. Photos
by the talented Emmett Sullivan.
Production still from UAL live-studio short-film 'Here
with You' directed by Selasi Ayettle,
featuring Jemma Lewis and Tommie Grabiec.
A huge Thank You to all the Wonderful
people (cast, crew, friends, family) that I have
had the pleasure to know and meet
during this Fantastic Year of 2014. You are and
continue to be an inspiration!! Ever onward in the
everlasting Now to new and
exciting adventures and horizons,
discovering the Beauty of the Soul!
Production stills from 'A Day in
the Park' directed by Jamie Stirling (MET
Films) featuring Tommie Grabiec as 'Marx'
and Richard Stephenson Winter as 'Hicks'.
Film to be released early 2015.
Production stills from MET Film School Production 'Set-Back'
directed by Xhuljon Gashi.
Behind the Scenes from 'Everyday
Stories of Colossal Importance' playing 'Ivan'
the fast-talking auctioneer. Produced by Dennis &
Bell Productions. Directed by Sarah-Mace Dennis
"Connect into your deepest Self, that eternal
reservoir beyond the land of dreams and mysteries,
behind the veil of the furthest reaches of rock, liquid
and shoal, find that serene quietness from whence
everything flows, there you will find that most
unique gift of tranquility"
'Payment' short film coming
soon. Directed by Daniel Alexander, produced by
Michael R. Esteves, written by Steve Ince.
Behind the Scenes production
shots from the 'Hewlett Packard Application Defender'
Commercial playing 'George the Heavy' produced by
GB Films and 'Lord of War' short film playing 'Yuri'
by Ravensbourne University.
That's a wrap on "Danny's
Journey", many thanks to all the cast and crew
for being Wonderful, especially Daniel McCarthy
who was a wonderful "son"
On-set filming short film "Danny's
Journey" directed by Felipe Toledo, with
Daniel McCarthy as "Danny" and Tommie
Grabiec as "Ben". This heart-warming story is
about father and son re-connecting after the death of
Danny's Mother and Ben's wife. Produced by East 15
Production High Definition Stills from "The
Masked Rider", directed by Seth Brisco.
Tommie Grabiec as Shocker Guard and C.E.O.
played by John
Absolutely Fabulous!!!! Have
been cast as the dangerous villain "Mastermind"
in Karl Dutton's X-Men Audio Drama,
which follows the adventures of the famous comic
hero's and villain's!!!!
More fantastic delights from the electrifying "London Hood"
shoot, written and produced by Cengiz Dervis, directed by Sean Cronin.
Atmospheric photo stills by veteran Emmett Sullivan.
Had tremendous fun filming over the weekend for "The
Baron". Many thanks to Alex, Stephen
and all the cast and crew for an Awesome
Had loads of fun in the UAL
LCC Studio recording live for "Here
with You". Thank you to everyone involved, was a
terrific experience and lots of valuable
lessons learned. Special Thanks to Jemma Lewis
for being a wonderful scene partner!!
Here are some fab stills from "The
Masked Rider" film, directed by Seth Brisco
which will be released in June. C.E.O. played by John
Had fun on the H&M Fall
Collection Commercial, produced by RSA Films.
Made a new friend, Thank You Bob Masters, enjoy
the Ibizan sun!!!!
Daphne Karstens, the creator and director of the
costume for her MA at the University of the Arts
has put together a wonderful weblog
of the exhibition at the V&A and the short film we shot
(Act 1 Scene 2), together with Tim Fordyce as the
ever-elusive imp Ariel.
Had a wonderful time on the
"Super8" film shoot,
playing "Ashton Kasheer", directed by Osama
Senousi. This is a MET Film School production
and will be ready in the next few months. The story is a
Hollywood spoof and will make you laugh and cry
colourful tears of crazy and trippy
Had an excellent rehearsal today for UAL show of "The
Batman Recalls" on Tuesday 29th
April at Central Saint Martin's. Everything has
come together nicely, thanks to the help of Sam,
Em, Helen, Kat, my friends in
Spirit and a whole lot of elbow grease! It's going
to be a Fabulous show, very excited to be part of the
team. Thank you for your faith, diligence
Happy Easter to One and All!!!!
Had a Fabulous time on "The Masked
Rider" shoot playing "Shocker Guard". Many
thanks to Seth Brisco, Amir Qureshi,
John Hyatt and the rest of the cast (Zofia De
Montfort, Karl Lansley, Sharon Henry)
and crew (Theo Clark, Kit Porter,
Daniel Ansell, Katie Giles) at
Ravensbourne University. A very nice prelude to a
much needed and deserved Easter holiday!
Had a wonderful time today on-set filming LCC short "They
and the Icebergs" as "The Captain". Many
thanks to the whole cast and crew for making it a
Fabulous shoot! Film will be available June 2014.
Had an audition later at
MET Film School and ended up putting my foot into
the wall after director asked if I could improvise more
by jumping around. Meant to rebound off the wall. Talk
about leaving a mark!!
Atmospheric Production Stills from FUKUSHU
directed by pioneering director Francisco Linares
Gorria. Produced by Three Amigos Films 2014. Starring
Kluane Saunders and Tommie Grabiec. A tense nail biting
The third instalment of Star Trek: Lost Enterprise
audio drama out now, "Below Decks, written and directed by the
extraordinary Karl Dutton. I play the truly
sincere "Vorta 2397"
and friendly "Bartender".
What a Marvellous day Today!! I have been given the part of "Brabantio"
in William Shakespeare's timeless classic "Othello" by Erratic Dramatics.
Productions are set for July in and around London,
culminating with a run at The Camden Fringe Festival in
August. Rehearsals to begin in April.
I have been cast as "DS Joey Jones" in the
short-play "The Interrogation" written by
Brian Coyle, directed by Simon Paris, playing
at The Horse & Stable, Waterloo on the
evenings of 29th March to 1st
April. The show will begin at 7.30pm
and will feature selected short-plays by new writing
The launch date for "The Minister's Secret" short radio play has now been
confirmed as April 1st at 6.00pm
at The Edric Theatre, London. The event
will also include a Q&A with the
writer/director Matthew Huggins,
and the cast. Click here to book tickets for
this excellent event.
"The Minister's Secret" is a
short radio play about a senior politician under
investigation for killing his mother; but the truth
about the politician’s actions is far more sinister.
I have been cast as "The
Captain" in the short film "They and the Icebergs".
This surrealistic story of adventure and
intrigue takes the viewer into the insightful
realms and depths of nostalgia, set on
board a ship traversing the boundless waters
filled with hulking icebergs .... the
Sentinels of the Sea!
Filming is to take
place at LFCC on the 15th April
I am very pleased to have
been cast as “The Detective” in the new radio
drama “The Minister’s Secret” written and
directed by Matt Huggins.
A senior politician (Tim
Charles) is under investigation for killing his
mother (Priscilla Gray); but the truth about the
politician’s actions is far more sinister and leaves
more questions than can be answered. A tense situation
develops during questioning, when the Solicitor (Emily
Recording is to take place
on the 4th March with the play
premiering in early April. For updates, please follow
@matthewwhuggins on Twitter.
Star Trek: Lost Enterprise
Episode One audio drama coming very soon. Written and
Directed by Karl Dutton. The opening credits to this
bold and exciting new adventure ....
I play one of the menacing
and insidious antagonists, "Gul deNekk" who will stop at
nothing to destroy the Federation and all it stands for!
The adventures are based
around the Enterprise-B and features a plethora of
wonderful cast who are passionate about Star Trek and
the vision of creator Gene Roddenberry.
I have been confirmed for
the part of the "menacing Gold Statue" in the
music video "Serotonin"
by Mira, un Lobo! The story follows Jeffrey,
a tap dancing street performer who struggles to
make ends meet doing what he loves ... performing his
art in front of a live audience.
During his journey of
Life, he is maliciously attacked by the Gold
painted Statue, Shrek and the Wolf as
they rob him not only of his hard earned coins,
but also his dignity. This colourful and
slow-motion shoot is planned for the evening of
Wednesday 26th February.
Latest Javeon McCarthy
video "Give Up" part 2 features a familiar
face at the end of the segment. More coming up in
Part 3 as soon as it is released....
I have been offered the part
of "Charles Halton" in the mini-pilot "Docklands"
by Ape Media Productions. Filming is scheduled
The year is 1851, Britain is
a world power, we follow the struggle for
survival of the people of Princess Victoria Dock.
The Irish immigrants making a new life in the
city, the unions battling for better working
conditions, the publicans, brothels and
traders all making a living from the dock whilst the
charities try to save the fallen with
Christian love and charity but with a deep
fear of Catholicism the immigrants bring.
Above all looms the figure of Mr Halton who will
stop at nothing to maintain his status and legacy
Karl Dutton has kindly
offered me the role of "Gul deNekk", the menacing and
slimyCardassian antagonist in the upcoming and exciting
Star Trek audio drama "Lost Enterprise".
I have been a Star Trek fan
for many many years and rate the Cardassians and
as my favourite villians. Marc Alaimo
and Jeffrey Combs
are in a class all of their own. Go Cardassia!!
During my train journey to
Farnham for my "Lockbox" rehearsal, I was
chilling out watching "Indiana Jones and the Last
Crusade". I got to the scene in the library when
Indy says "X marks the spot" and paused the
movie, to continue watching later. Lo and behold I gaze
out of the window to see....
On-set today shooting a
film Noir project for Kell Mitchell, a
mixture of monologue, portrait shots and
video. Had tremendous fun, the completed film
will be ready sometime next month.
How cool is this!! I have
been offered the part of Bruce Wayne/Batman in a
theatrical performance at the Studio Theatre in
Central Saint Martin's which is taking place at
the end of April.
This Fabulous production is
named aptly "Batman Recalls" and will involve an
immersive video experience where
Bruce Wayne recalls his life as Batman!!
Have been confirmed for the
part of "Lester" in the short film "Disbelief"
by Westminster Film School. Lester is a cocky
gangster bond/villain type who has a sidekick, a
Siamese kitty named aptly "Professor Mittens".
The shoot is scheduled for the end of February.
Great news!!!! Have been
confirmed for the role of a "World Creator" in
the exciting live theatre/game project "The
Rise and Fall of Geo Goynes".
Performance dates are
Wednesday 19th March @ 4pm
and Thursday 20th to Saturday 22nd
March @ 6.30pm. This is an
exciting interactive audience experience where
the watchers become part of the action and
Am now wrapped as "The
Boss" on the comedy short "Wet Dreams". I
want to Thank all the production team from Greenwich
University of Arts for showing me an excellent
time and making the filming highly enjoyable.
Life is certainly
Fabulous, so far January has been a busy
month with lots of Creative projects going
on. I have a load of auditions coming up in the
next few weeks with more work coming up on the
way. It is about creating a steady flow of
work for oneself, in keeping busy and
allowing those wonderful Creative energies to
flow brightly and
majestically. Be bold,
take chances, and more importantly,
have loads of fun!!
audition as "Paul Crest" a very unsavoury
Have completed shooting "Justice
and Greed" (Dead Turn) as the sadistic killer
"Lanius", directed by Jack Howard. Film
will be ready on February 24th.
Am wrapped as "The Guard"
on "The Escape Artist" short film production for
Royal Holloway Films. This Dystopian nightmare is
directed by Enya Moriarty and will be ready at
the end of February. Watch this space!
Confirmed for role of "Thief"
in short film by LCC Productions "Over The
Hill" shooting on the 25th and
26th of January.
On a side note, there are so
many opportunities for Actors to improve
their craft and immerse themselves in what they
Love doing. There are always Student and Short
film productions on the go and the equipment used
these days is of a high quality Professional standard.
Don't let fantastic opportunities miss you by. The more
you put yourself out there equals the more
work you get and the more you improve and hone
your skills. To borrow a Fabulous quote which
applies "Carpe Diem!"
Confirmed for two roles
in short films produced by Royal Holloway,
University of London, filming on the 18th
and 19th January in Egham, Surrey.
Playing "The Guard"
in "The Escape Artist", a film set in a
Dystopian Nightmare police state, where laws are
violently implemented by the Protectors and all
citizens are known as "numbers".
Playing "Lanius" in "Twenty
Eight Four". When Nola breaks into an
apartment for easy pickings, she finds more than she
expects, as this is no ordinary apartment, it is the
home of Lanius, a sadistic killer who is
on the hunt for one thing .... vengeance!
I have been confirmed for
two exciting productions taking place this month; a
sketch and a short film.
The first sketch
performance of "Metamorphosing" directed by
Iddo Gruengard with an International cast
including Iddo, Leonardo Pancione and
Lucie Novak. I play the Clerk/Doctor,
representing the role of "Society". This is a
lucid performance about the adaptation to
physical change caused by natural and
traumatic consequences, referencing classical texts
by Kafka, Ovid and the Mahabharata.
The production is taking place at Central Saint
Martin's on the 21st January
I am also playing the part
of The Boss in "Wet Dreams", a short film
produced by Greenwich University, shooting on the
27th January. A terrific
script written by Graham Manson, produced by
Marie Prince and directed by Silva Beshi. The
story revolves around Joe who travels through a
surrealistic dream of his worst fears and
deepest nostalgias, encountering people from his
Life. Definitely a fun ride!