Belinda Blanchard

Belinda Blanchard

Overview

Ethnicity
White/Caucasian
Age Range
50 - 60
Height
5' 4" (1m 63cm)
Weight
8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Hair Colour
Blonde
Eye Colour
Blue
Build
Medium

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2016
    SkyDiving Granny
    Commercial
    Aldi - Every Day Amazing
    Stylewar
  • 2016
    Wifey
    Commercial
    Colman's Mustard
    Neil Harris
  • 2008 - 2016
    Different ones all the time
    Rehearsed Reading
    Plays and Players
    Plays and Players
  • 2014
    The Compere
    Commercial
    Sainsbury's "Christmas Jumper"
    Ben Turner
  • 2014
    Norwegian Houswife
    Commercial
    Telenor
    David Stewart
  • 1993 - 2014
    All sorts of roles and ages
    Rehearsed Reading
    Loads of different scripts
    David Cottis
    ScriptTank Professional Writer's Group
  • 2013
    Motorcyclist wife of Paul Whitehouse
    Commercial
    Aviva Insurance
    Declan Lowney
    AMV BBDO
    Ruislip
  • 2013
    Ann
    Theatre
    Happy Place
    Emily Smith
    Cat Nip Films
    Cockpit Theatre
  • 2013
    Mary
    Film (Docu)
    Sightline
    Hythe
  • 2010
    Rosa (Two-hander)
    Theatre
    Tango In The Dark
    Lexy Howe
  • 2010
    Tea Lady
    Film (Short)
    Last Tango in Croydon
    Amand Attard
    Cows Go Moo
  • 2009
    Fan of Millais
    TV
    BBC
  • 2008
    Mrs Silver (Two hander)
    Film (Student)
    Esio Trot
    Francisco Monje-Santos
    Ravensbourne Film School
    Ravensbourne Film School Studio
  • 2008
    Mrs Page
    Film (Short)
    The Appointment
    Freddie Smith
    Zografiafilms
    London
  • 2007
    Helen
    Theatre
    A Good Sub Story
    Victor Sobchak
  • 2006
    Rose
    Theatre
    Cries of London
    Alister Lownie
  • 2006
    Lead - Wife
    Film (Student)
    Tile M For Murder
    Jennie Milward-Oliver
    Bournemouth Film School
    Bournemouth Film School
  • 2006
    Cissy Chandler
    Theatre
    The Opposite of Show Business
    Valerie Lucas
  • 2006
    Spiritualist Medium
    Film (Feature)
    Taking Liberties
    Chris Atkins
    S2S
    London
  • 2005
    Wanda the Dragon (Lead)
    Voice Over
    Magic Wanda
    Renee Edwards
    Magic Wanda Productions
    London
  • 1999
    Anna - a neurotic
    Theatre
    The Good Dr Ainscough
    Paul King
  • 1999
    Lead - Farmer's Wife
    Commercial
    Dutch Cheese Commercial
    Ben Landshoff
    Ted Lenssen Films
    Amsterdam
  • 1995
    Barbara - Friend of the Pierce's
    TV
    London's Burning
    Keith Washington
  • 1994
    Mrs Terry
    TV
    The Upper Hand
    Martin Shardlow
    Central TV
    London
  • 1993
    Dinah - lead female
    Theatre
    Brighton Beach Scumbags - World Premier by Stephen Berkoff
    George Dillon
    Brighton Theatre Events
    Brighton
  • 1993
    Desiree a Lorry Driver
    TV
    Never The Twain
    Anthony Parker
    Thames TV
    London
  • 1992
    Grandma - paraplegic
    Theatre
    The Floater
    Octavia Wiseman
  • 1992
    Lead role - Jenny - Saleswoman
    Corporate
    Getting to Grips with Arthritis
    Erik Talkin
    Meducate - Medical Education Company
  • 1991
    Motorcycling Farmer's Wife
    Corporate
    Training Film for Doctors
    Erik Talkin
    Meducate Medical Education Company
    London
  • 1991
    Kate - Lead Woman
    Film (Student)
    The Confession
    Suri Krishnamma and Ian Watts
    Self Financed
    London
  • 1991
    Child Abuse Survivor
    TV
    Childwatch
    Esther Rantzen
    BBC
    London
  • 1990
    DSS Clerk
    Film (Feature)
    O Mary This London
    Suri Krishnamma
    BBC Screen Two
    London
  • 1982 - 1987
    Stand up comedian / poet
    Theatre (Tour)
    Many companies UK and Europe
    Belinda Blanchard Stand up comic and poet.
  • 1987
    Bride up the Tree
    Music Video
    XTC / Dear God
    Nick Brandt
    Limelight
    Slough or Reading
  • 1987
    Staff Nurse Jenny
    TV
    A View From A Window
    Suri Krishnamma
    Bournemouth Film School and BBC
  • 1986
    Girlfriend of Hospital Patient
    TV
    The Singing Detective
    Jon Amiel
    BBC
    London
  • 1986
    Social Worker and Mother
    Film (Docu)
    The Child Act DramaDoc
    Alison Tucker
  • 1983
    Beryl - chemical worker
    Theatre
    The Worlds - World premier
    Edward Bond (and writer)
  • 1983
    Kath
    Theatre (Tour)
    Entertaining Mr Sloane
    David Sulkin
    Royal Court Schools Tour
  • 1983
    Reporter
    TV
    Howard's Way
    Tristan de Vere Cole
    BBC
    Portsmouth

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2002
    MA TV Scriptwriting
  • 1983
    5 years being in everything doing courses and learning on the job
    Royal Court Youth Theatre

About me

I'm a versatile experienced character actor, with a background in comedy. I was a stand up for 8 years. I have done corporate work as well as sitcoms and drama. I am a very intuitive actor, and bring a wealth of real life experience to my work. My extensive CV and latest showreel are on this website, and www.belindablanchard.com.

Additional Information

I also work as a Simulated Patient in teaching hospitals, and have done a lot of corporate work. I was Paul Whitehouse's motorcyclist wife in the Aviva adverts and the skydiver in Aldi adverts as well as glamorous wife in Colman's "Take It Easy" ads.

Additional Skills

Motorcycle rider
Published and produced writer with an MA in TV Scriptwriting.

Skills

Skin Colour
White
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Native accent
English
Accents (UK)
Cockney, London, RP, South London, Welsh, Standard
Accents (North American)
Californian, General American, Southern American
Accents (International)
Australian
Languages Spoken
English
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Music Videos, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Music Videos, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), TV, Voice Over
Organisation Membership
Equity
Driving Licences
Standard, Motorcycle
Perform nude?
No
DBS checked
No