Ashley Zhangazha

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Acting

Agent: Dallas Smith
Associate Agent: Sophie Austin
Assistant: Sarah Roberts
Assistant: Cat Palethorpe

Voiceover

Assistant: Jennifer Johnston

Acting

Recipient of the 2013 Ian Charleson Award for his performance as Ross in Macbeth at the Sheffield Crucible.

Ashley received a Commendation at the 2010 Ian Charleson Awards for his performance as The King of France in King Lear at the Donmar Warehouse.

Awarded the Lilian Baylis Prize for 2009, BBC Carleton Hobbs Radio Finalist 2010

 

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

TERROR

Lars Koch

Sean Holmes

Lyric Hammersmith

THE LOTTERY OF LOVE

Richard

Paul Miller

Orange Tree Theatre

HUMAN ANIMALS

Jamie

Hamish Pirie

Royal Court

A RAISIN IN THE SUN

Walter Lee Younger

Dawn Walton

Sheffield Crucible/Eclipse Theatre Company

IMAGE OF AN UNKNOWN YOUNG WOMAN

ALI

Christopher Haydon

The Gate

Ah Wilderness

Arthur

Natalie Abrahami

The Young Vic

Hamlet

Laertes

Sarah Frankcom

The Manchester Royal Exchange

VENICE PRESERV'D

Jaffier

Charlie Westenra

The Spectators Guild

HENRY V

Chorus/Boy

Michael Grandage

Michael Grandage Company

FENCES

Cory

Paulette Randall

Duchess Theatre/Theatre Royal Bath

MACBETH

Ross

Daniel Evans

Sheffield Theatres (Crucible)

BELONG

Kunle

Indhu Rubasingham

Royal Court Theatre

RICHARD II

Aumerle

Michael Grandage

Donmar

TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION

Debbie Tucker Green

Royal Court

KING LEAR

King of France

Michael Grandage

Donmar

Danton's Death

Legendre

Michael Grandage

National Theatre

Oliver

Sam Mendes

London Palladium

Whistle Down the Wind

Gale Edwards

Aldwych Theatre

Hey Mr Producer

Julia Mckenzie

Lyceum Theatre

Much Ado About Nothing

John Hoggarth

Hackney Empire (NYT)

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

VICTORIA SERIES 2

Ira Aldridge

Lisa James Larsson

Mammoth Screen

DOCTORS

Danny Noble

David Lewis Richardson

BBC

Humans

The Speaker

Lewis Arnold

Channel 4

Ordinary Lies

Juliet May

BBC 1

Lenny Goes to Town

Young Lenny

John L. Spencer

BBC

Axon

Justin Turner

Rik Lander

BBC/Illumina Digital

Radio

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia

Rasselas

Amber Barnfather

BBC Radio 4

Other

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

Tipping the Velvet

Walter

Katharine Rogers

Guildhall

King Lear

Edmund

Richard Twyman

Guildhall

Tom Jones (Radio Play)

Tom Jones

Jane Morgan

Guildhall

The Pajama Game

Sid Sorokin

Wendy Allnut

Guildhall

Agamemnon

Herald

Patsy Rodenburg

Guildhall

The Relapse

Young Fashion

Martin Connor

Guildhall

One for the Road

Nicholas

Richard Twyman

Guildhall

Three Sisters

Vershinin

Wyn Jones

Guildhall

Rabbit

Tom

Christian Burgess

Guildhall

Noah

Noah

Wendy Allnut

Guildhall

Other Experience: BA (Hons) in Economics and Politics - University of Manchester, member of the National Youth Theatre 2005-2007, Assistant Director for Young Vic DOST Project (Clare Studio), workshop on Site Specific Theatre led by Charlotte Munsko, Prima del Teatro Italy 2009.

Skills:  Good ear for accents (dialects - cockney, standard American, Southern American, African, West Indian, Manchester, Yorkshire, Heightened RP), strong singer (tenor - range: A - top B flat), full clean driving licence, Piano - grade 7, silver stage combat award from BADC, strong dancer (tap, jazz, street dance, period dance, basic ballet), football.