Paul Trussell

Paul was recently part of Guildford Shakespeare Company’s summer season playing ‘Egeus/Quince’ in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM and ‘Thurio/Antonio’ in THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA.

Prior to this heplayed the role of ‘Trissotin’ in THE SISTERHOOD at The Belgrade, Coventry, directed by Hamish Glen.

“I loved the choreographed drapings and declamations of the in-house poet, played by Paul Trussell”  Coventry Telegraph ****

His TV and film work includes ‘Derek Owen in CASUALTY for the BBC, THE KINGS SPEECH directed by Tom Hooper, SECRETS AND LIES and LIFE IS SWEET both by Mike Leigh and regular roles in SHARPE, A MANY SPLINTERED THING, CRY WOLF, CRIME TRAVELLER, SO HAUNT ME AND BIG MEG, LITTLE MEG. Other credits include HOUSE OF ANNUBIS, CRIME STORIES, HOLBY CITY, MY FAMILY, THE BILL and EASTENDERS E20.

His other stage work includes ‘Foster’ in acclaimed production of THE ASHES at Nottingham Playhouse, ‘Oddsoxsky’ in MARRIAGE at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, the World Premiere production of 6 ACTORS IN SEARCH OF A DIRECTOR at the Charing Cross Theatre, written and directed by Steven Berkoff,  CHILD Z at The Southwark Playhouse, TWELFTH NIGHT at Ludlow, THE THREE MUSKETEERS for the Belgrade and Traverse Theatre’s playing the evil ‘Le Noir’, I CAUGHT CRABS IN WALBERSWICK at the Bush,  A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM and THE GOLDEN ASS at Shakespeare’s Globe, LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES for the RSC and IT’S A GREAT BIG SHAME at Stratford East directed by Mike Leigh.