John Simm: ‘I am not comfortable being myself in front of a crowd’
Interview / Print / Stage / Theatre

John Simm: ‘I am not comfortable being myself in front of a crowd’

The Observer | Culture Kate Kellaway 19 May 2012 The actor talks about the genius of Pinter, the joys of GarageBand and the consolations of middle age Infidelity is a bracing subject on a weekday morning over coffee and pain au chocolat but John Simm has been thinking about it all week. He is about to open … Continue reading

Interview / Print / Serial / Television / TV

John Simm: Antihero making headlines again

The Independent James Rampton 25 April 2011 John Simm has given some memorable performances over the years. Think of the troubled detective Sam Tyler in Life on Mars, the equally troubled journo Cal McCaffrey in State of Play, the even more troubled painter Vincent van Gogh in The Yellow House, and the most troubled of the lot, … Continue reading

Interview / Print / Serial / Television / TV

John Simm: ‘I wish I’d done another series of Life on Mars’

Manchester Evening News Ian Wylie 21 Apr 2011 John Simm does his best to cope with the fame game. But he isn’t happy when it gets too intrusive. The Lancashire-raised actor admits: “I find it excruciating. It’s horrible to get a cameraphone shoved in your face every time you walk out the door. Not nice. … Continue reading

Charity / Photography

John Simm 31thirtyone Portrait Available to Buy or Bid

31thirtyone 31thirtyone Online Shop John Simm portrait #3123 and all the 31thirtyone portraits are now available for purchase. There is a limited edition, numbered run of 31 prints of each portrait, priced individually at £31.31 (excluding postage). Silent Auction! Online Bidding for Silent Auction Bids are now open for signed, framed larger versions of these portraits … Continue reading

Charity / Photography

John Simm Sits for Charity with 31thirtyone

31 Portraits in 31 Days A Charitable Photographic Project 31thirtyone.com October 2010 Last August, while preparing for his theatre role as Hamlet, John Simm sat for photographer Matt Humphrey to support charitable photographic project 31thirtyone in which Humphrey has taken 31 portraits of actors in 31 days. See the online exhibition with John Simm’s portrait … Continue reading