James Gaddas

Training: Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

Theatre Credits: Dad in Billy Elliot (West End), Bill in Mamma Mia (West End), John in The Girls (West End), Yvan in Art (West End), and JFK in Jackie (Queens Theatre, Hornchurch). Other credits include King Arthur in Spamalot (UK Tour), Sky Masterson in Guys and Dolls (Library, Manchester), Walter Harrison in This House (National Theatre), Hook in Peter Pan (Leicester Curve), Lovborg in Hedda Gabler (Octagon, Bolton), and Desmond in The Messiah (West Yorkshire Playhouse).

TV Credits: Neil Grayling in Bad Girls (ITV), Vinny in Coronation Street (ITV), Cormac Ranger in Hollyoaks (Channel 4), Dr Robert Nevin in Medics (Granada), and PC Jim Reaper in Backup (BBC). He has also guested Holby City, Casualty (BBC), Tracy Beaker (BBC), Jonathan Creek (BBC), Emmerdale (ITV), Outlander (Sony), Waterloo Road (BBC), The Bill (BBC), Dogtown (BBC), Vincent (Granada), Grafters (Granada), Peak Practice (Carlton), Heartbeat (Yorkshire TV), The Camomile Lawn (Zed Productions), and many more.

Film Credits: Film includes Starter for Ten (HBO/BBC), Girl’s Night (Granada Films), The Human Bomb (Griffen Prod), The Pied Piper (Granada Films), and A Hazard of Hearts (Gainsborough Film) Other Credits: Radio play Our Friends In The North (BBC), and toured the country in his own adaptation of Dracula. Other appearances include Celebrity Who Wants to be a Millionaire and Celebrity Weakest Link.