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John Vernon

For the National:


John Vernon trained at Coventry School of Drama and Manchester Metropolitan University.


For the National Theatre: London Tide, Dear Octopus and The Red Lion

In London’s West End: Noises Off, Mad House, COCK, Uncle Vanya, Bitter Wheat, The Price, King Lear and The Birthday Party

Other theatre includes: Eureka Day at the Old Vic; North by Northwest and Pressure at the Royal Alexandra, Toronto; A Room with a View (also on tour) and Hobson’s Choice (also West End) at Theatre Royal Bath; Pygmalion at Vienna’s English Theatre; In Broad Daylight at the Tricycle; Ben & Joe’s at the King’s Head; Macbeth at Pentameters, Hampstead; Hamlet at the Rose, Kingston; Translations at George Wood Centre; Tess of the d’Urbervilles at the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh; and Orion and the Great Bear at the Traverse, Edinburgh and the Warehouse, Croydon


Call the Midwife, Doctors, Langford, The Knock, EastEnders, The Bill, Heartbeat, Medics, Harry Enfield Show, Poirot, Brief Encounter and The New Adventures of Robin Hood


Russian Whispers, Ma part du Gâteau, Princess in Love and Warrior Angels

(Updated April 2024.)