Oliver Ford Davies




At the National: All’s Well That Ends Well, Much Ado About Nothing, Saint Joan, The Life of Galileo, Playing with Fire, David Hare trilogy Racing Demon (Olivier Award for Best Actor) / Murmuring Judges / The Absence of War, The Shaughraun, Hamlet and The Shape of the Tabl

For the RSC: Troilus and Cressida, Henry IV part 2, Richard II, Written on the Heart, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Hamlet, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Coriolanus, As You Like It, The Greeks, Waste

In London's West End: Goodnight Mister Tom (title role), Hadrian VII, Absolutely! (Perhaps) and Heartbreak House.

Other theatre includes: Richard II, Henry V, The Chalk Garden, The Crucible, The Promise, Larkin with WomenThe Linden Tree, King Cromwell (also writer), The Soldier’s Fortune, Darwin in Malibu, Tonight at Eight, King Lear (title role), Naked, Ivanov, CoriolanusThe Old Country, Mary Rose.

Catastrophe, Game of Thrones, You, Me and the Apocalypse, 37 Days, Kavanagh QC, Sparkling Cyanide, Spooks, The Way we Live Now, David Copperfield, Poirot, Midsomer Murders, Foyle’s War and Inspector Morse, A Dance to the Music of Time, Anglo Saxon Attitudes and Goodbye Cruel World.


Christopher Robin, The Deep Blue Sea, Atonement, Heidi, Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II – The Clone Wars, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, The Mother, Johnny English, Mrs Brown, An Ideal Husband, Titanic Town, Mrs Dalloway, Sense and Sensibility, Paper Mask and Scandal.


Hamlet (Olivier Award nomination for Best Performance in a Supporting Role)

Absolutely! (Perhaps) (Olivier Award nomination for Best Performance in a Supporting Role)

Richard II (Drama Desk nomination for Best Supporting Actor)

(Published June 2019)