Johnny Vivash is an Irish actor, trained at the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts and based in London.
He has a strong theatrical background and has collaborated with numerous theatre companies Tangled Feet, Dark Horse, Shooting Fish, Tangram & Scene Pool to name but a few. His extensive film work ranges from shorts to Independent features both in the UK and Europe. He is an ongoing collaborator with film artist Nathaniel Mellor’s reprising his regular role as Bobby in OURHOUSE.
Most recently Johnny can be seen in Perdition County (Dir, Raphael Crombez) which was selected for the 41st Ghent Film Fest and won the ACE Image Factory Audience award for best Belgian student short the film also won the coveted WildCard prize at the Leuven film fest. He also headed up the cast in BigBird part of the Follow Ghent Project which saw ten stand alone shorts commissioned for the festival and edited into a single feature which ran during the festival itself. BigBird has now been selected for the Jameson's Dublin International Film Festival 2015.
Film includes: DevilTown, BigBird, Here We Are, Indefinite Leave, Clay, Perdition County, Vigilante, The Nightman of Nevermoor, Kingdome Come, Confessions, Our House, The Fallow Field, Helen, Side Effect, The Portwine Stain.
Unique traits: Originally from Dublin, I am a London based actor.
Perdition County : 2014: Audience Award - Film Fest Ghent (BE), VAF Wildcard for Fiction (BE)