Anthony Hunt

12 Aug 2016

West End: Anthony has recently finished a year playing lead role Joey in The Commitments.

Theatre: Includes Title role, Macbeth; King Rat, Dick Whittington; Pinkie, Brighton Rock; Lenny, Having a Ball; Tony, Abigail’s Party; Robert, Don’t Dress for Dinner; Hannay, Thirty Nine Steps (Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch); A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Romeo and Juliet (Stafford Gatehouse); Mother Courage (The Lowry); A Government Inspector, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Northern Broadsides); Anne and Zef (Salisbury Playhouse); Guys and Dolls (national tour); Brecht’s The Good Soul of Szechuan (Library Theatre); James and the Giant Peach (Bolton Octagon), and Company (New Wolsey Theatre). Anthony appeared in the legendary Sam Mendes’ Cabaret (Donmar) and played Ferrucio in The Snowman (Almeida). Christmas shows have been part of Anthony’s ‘End of Year Fun’ and recent productions include Christmas Carol, 101 Dalmatians; two rock’n’roll versions of the popular pantomimes Robin Hood (New Wolsey Theatre), Dick Whittington, Jack and The Beanstalk and James and the Giant Peach.

Music: Anthony’s musical talent is extensive and impressive – he can play the cornet, didgeridoo, drums, harmonica and the trumpet.

Television: Includes Coronation Street, Great Train Robbery, Doctors, Holby City (BBC); The Suspicions of Mr Whicher; Dalziel and Pascoe and The Bill, playing a particularly nasty and memorable villain.