Alexander is from Wokingham, in Berkshire, and recently graduated from Guildford School of Acting in July 2011, gaining a BA (Hons) in Acting. Whilst at GSA he trained in all forms of theatre from English Naturalism to Physical Theatre, Improvisation to Film and Radio.
He has also trained to a very high standard in Stage Combat, achieving a 1st at Advanced level in 5 weapons - Knife, Unarmed, Broadsword, Staff, Rapier and Dagger. While he is not working as an Actor, Alexander also works as a Master of Cermonies for various events and functions from small venues to larger audiences in their hundreds.
Sir Arthur Holmwood (Numbertaker in Numberjacks Live UK Tour (Richard Temple & Open Mind Productions, Dir. Kenn Oldfield); Actor/Motion Capture playing GabrielKatlan/Fergus the Woodsman/Boss Hobbe/Hobbe in Fable III: The Journey (Lionhead Studios, Dir. Andrew Lindsay); Michael in Walls (Angela Ruskin University, Dir. Sahal Tabal); Joe in MOVO (Central Film School, Dir. Vashishth Upadhyay); Tom in This Too Shall Pass (The Electric Theatre, Dir. James Milton); Harold Hall in One More Kiss, Dear (Longwater Films, Dir. Lawrence Bourke)
Constable/Cover Teyve in Fiddler on the Roof (The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Dir. Kenn Oldfield); God/Satan in Godspell (The Ivy Arts Centre, Dir. Pete Gallagher); Mr Melton in The Cabinet Minister (The Mill Studio, Dir. Damien Goodwin); Noel in Golden Girls (The Mill Studio, Dir. Ellen McDougall); John Seely, Dr Vale, Brown and Guard in Her Naked Skin (The Bellairs Playhouse, Dir. Pete Harris); Les Backshaker in Epsom Downs (The Mill Studio, Dir. Pete Harris); Freddy Malone in Plunder (Stage Hill Campus, Dir. Damien Goodwin); Oberon, Starvling and Fairy in A Midsummer Nights Dream (Stage Hill Campus, Dir. Tam Williams & Simon Williams); Apollo in The Orestia (Bellerby Studio, Dir. Luan De Burgh).
Drama Workshop Leader, Director, Children's Theatre, Master of Ceremonies, Voice Over
ACCENTS: RP, Heightened RP, Cockney, Estuary, Southern American, General American
SPORT: Swimming, Badminton, Tennis, Archery, Gym, Running
SKILLS: Stage Combat (Advanced - Unarmed, Knife, Staff, Rapier & Dagger, Broadsword. Intermediate - Rapier & Cloak), Historical Dance, Clean Driving License, Physical Theatre, Story Telling, Computer Literate, Improvisation, Licensed Chaperone.
Name: Alexander McWilliam
Guildford School of Guildford