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John Simm, career profile

The Telegraph 3 May 2011 The 40-year-old British actor, who excels at playing angst-ridden characters, is currently starring in the BBC One thriller, Exile. Here is a timeline of his life and career. 1970 – Born in Leeds, Yorkshire. He grows up in Nelson, Lancashire. 1982 – Joins his father, who is a musician, on … Continue reading

Stage / Television / Theatre

Top TV Stars Join Simm’s Sheffield Hamlet

What’s On Stage Vicky Ellis 25 June 2010 Today Sheffield Theatres announced the full casting for its winter production of Hamlet starring John Simm. Simm, who takes the lead role of Hamlet as we reported last year (See News:: E8831260527830, 11 Dec 2009), will be joined by John Nettles, of Bergerac and Midsomer Murdersfame, with Michelle Dockery and Barbara Flynn. Nettles will … Continue reading

Interview / Radio

The Twittersode – David Tennant stars in an unusual episode of Doctor Who with special guest star John Simm

Absolute Radio Broadcast 12 November 2009 David Tennant, Christian O’Connell and the Breakfast team present their own radioplay/twittersode – John Simm makes a guest appearance. Following  the Twittersode, John Simm is interviewed on the phone: Absolute Breakfast Show with Christian O’Connell (00:03:13) (courtesy of With Special thanks for the heads up by Marit R. … Continue reading