John Simm and Other Famous Faces Swear to Take on Mental Illness
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John Simm and Other Famous Faces Swear to Take on Mental Illness

MQ: Transforming Mental Health Lucie Horton 10 October 2017 Since we launched our  We Swear campaign in January, thousands have sworn to take on mental illness in young people. This World Mental Health Day we’ve got four new famous faces joining the movement – making a stand that it’s time to give a **** about mental … Continue reading

Actor John Simm urges people to unite in face of Manchester concert tragedy
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Actor John Simm urges people to unite in face of Manchester concert tragedy

God is in the TV Bill Cummings 23 May 2017 The horrific events following an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena last night have deeply shocked and saddened everyone. Two explosions were heard in the venue’s foyer as the performance ended, causing casualties, destruction and panic as the crowd rushed to the exits. It’s … Continue reading

John Simm Narrates New Video for HOPE not hate
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John Simm Narrates New Video for HOPE not hate

HOPE not hate 20 Apr 2017 .@coldplay thank you for allowing us to use your song on our new campaign video. Thx too to #JohnSimm https://t.co/GtyPD3VdSN — HOPE not hate (@hopenothate) 20. April 2017 Formed in 2004, HOPE not hate is the UK’s largest anti-extremism organisation, campaigning to expose organised hatred and extremism, and working … Continue reading

BourbonUniverse: Q&A with John Simm – Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass
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BourbonUniverse: Q&A with John Simm – Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass

Bourbon Universe Ellie 21 June 2016 On the 21st June 2016, I had the opportunity to be present at a Q&A with John Simm at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in the heart of London’s West End. John Simm is best known for is roles in TV Shows such as Life on Mars and Doctor Who … Continue reading

John Simm Masterclass
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John Simm Masterclass

Masterclass Tuesday 21st June 2:30-4:00pm Theatre Royal Haymarket For our third Masterclass in June, come on down and see us for an opportunity to put your questions to award winning actor John Simm! About John John Simm’s prolific career encompasses extensive theatre, film & television credits. His theatre work includes Pinter’s The Homecoming and The Hothouse at … Continue reading

John Simm Judges 2015 Clapperboard Awards Short Film Selection
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John Simm Judges 2015 Clapperboard Awards Short Film Selection

Liverpool Echo Jade Wright 26 Oct 2015 The Clapperboard Awards Ceremony returns to Liverpool, this year celebrating its 10th Anniversary. Young people from across Merseyside have been involved in the whole production process from script to screen to deliver a number of diverse short films exploring issues such as mental health, identity, community, social welfare … Continue reading

John Simm and Vicky Featherstone back industry-wide campaign to support parents in the sector
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John Simm and Vicky Featherstone back industry-wide campaign to support parents in the sector

The Stage Matthew Hemley 28 Sep 2015 Actors and directors including John Simm, Romola Garai and Vicky Featherstone are backing an industry-wide initiative aimed at supporting parents working in the entertainment sector. Parents in Performing Arts seeks to identify and raise awareness of “the child-related challenges facing parents” working in theatre and on screen. It … Continue reading