CHRISTOPHER HOLLIS - Bill Austin
Training: Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and St Andrews University (MA Hons in English).
Theatre includes: Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (PSF), Bill Austin in MAMMA MIA! (Novello), Benvolio in Romeo and Juliet (Playhouse, Salisbury), Sebastian in Twelfth Night (RSC), Demetrius in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Tyrell and Blunt in Richard III, Robin Hood in Sherwood (Regent’s Park Open Air), Lysander in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theatre Royal, York), Aurelius in Vortigern (Bridewell), Absalom in The Rape of Tamar (Lyric Studio), Danceny in Les Liaisons Dangereuses (RSC and West End), Borachio in Much Ado About Nothing (Strand Theatre), Yolland in Translations (Chichester Studio), Sebastian in Twelfth Night (Renaissance), Vassievich in The Proposal (King’s Head), Riccaut in Minna Von Barnhelm (Young Vic Studio), Beckett in What the Butler Saw (Everyman, Cheltenham), Candide in Candide (Edinburgh Festival), Wolfgang in The Pied Piper, Levell in The Royal Baccarat Scandal and Sebastian in The Tempest (Chichester Festival Theatre).
Film includes: Maybe Never (CrissCross), Frankenstein (Shelley Productions) and Playing it Straight (LIFS).
Television includes: Godfrey Higgs in A Serpent in Eden, Richard in Life Begins 3, Mike in The Bill, John in Lady Jane, CMD Wingrave in Take a Girl Like You, Mark Newcombe in A Touch of Frost, Toby Rivers in Brookside and Nigel in God’s Frontiersman.