Michael Idris

Michael Idris



About me

Michael was born and raised in Liverpool and graduated in 2009 from Liverpool Hope University with a BA Hons in Drama and Theatre Studies.
A confident and hardworking performer, Michael is versatile and open-minded in his approach to performance. Michael takes direction well and is always eager to persevere and is an athletic performer with high stamina levels who takes on characters with real passion and determination to achieve the very best. Michael completed the Hope Street Emerging Artist Programme in 2010 during which he performed and devised in The Innovasion directed by Hilary Westlake, Upside Down Wrong Way Round devised and directed by Trevor Stuart and Helen Statman, The Sordid Shanty of Silkbeard directed by Adam McGuigan and (p)Arty Political, directed by Montserrat Gili.
Michael received a nomination for Best Actor at the Odeon Short Film Competition for his role in Trust.
Michael has also performed at the Unity Theatre in their Christmas productions of The Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor directed by Graeme Phillips and The Red Shoes directed by Patrick Dineen. He has also performed at the Old Vic as part of their Community Company having performed in 'Housed' and their recent production of 'Rise'
He has most recently seen in the BBC Christmas 'Jumper' Ident for 2016.

Additional Information

Scouse accent as Native

Additional Skills

Puppetry, Childrens Theatre, Comedy, Compere, Dubbing, Live Roleplay, Mask, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Skin Work, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Abseiling, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Climbing, Cycling, Football, Running, Skiing, Stage Combat, Acrobatics, Aerial Work, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Poker, Stilt Walking, Story Telling, Trapeze.


Skin Colour
Hair Length
Native accent
Accents (UK)
Aberdeen, Birmingham, Cockney, Glasgow, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern England, Northern Working Class, RP, Scottish, Central, Scottish, Standard, Yorkshire
Accents (North American)
Californian, General American, New York City, Texas
Languages Spoken
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Modelling, Music Videos, Panto, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Teaching Theatre, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Music Videos, Panto, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
General Singing Skills
Specific Singing Skills
General Dance Skills
Musical Skills
Organisation Membership
Stage Combat Skills
Facial Characteristics
Beard, Goatee, Moustache, Sideburns
Perform nude?
Only Professionally
DBS checked