Hugh Wyld

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Hugh has just finished filming the regular role of Jason in TRIGONOMETRY, the upcoming series written by Duncan Macmillan and Effie Woods and directed by acclaimed director Athina Rachel Tsangari for BBC2.

Hugh studied at Cambridge University, before training at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Hugh’s acting credits include:

Define Gender/Victoria Sin (Nowness Productions), Chubby Funny (Free Range Films), The Winslow Boy (Rose Theatre), The Life of Chekhov (BBC Radio), Titus Andronicus (The Globe Theatre), Pillars of the Community (National Theatre) and Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace Theatre).

Hugh performs as Shirley Du-Naughty in 5 member drag girl band ‘Denim’, sponsored by MAC Cosmetics and Bumble Style. Denim performed a sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Underbelly), where they received 5* from The Scotsman, before transferring to The Soho Theatre, gaining a 4* review from The Guardian. Denim have also performed at the Arts Theatre, Trafalgar Studios, the Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club and Port Eliot Festival, as well as doing a secret gig with Florence and the Machine at Glastonbury Festival.

Hugh also devises and performs as part of a new theatre ensemble Tacky Pioneer, a graduate company from the Advanced Theatre Practice MA course at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

He is the artistic director of HIV Voices, a creative writing and performance project that works in association with London's largest HIV charity -  Positive East. HIV Voices has been performed at a range of venues including The Lost Theatre, Kings Head, Tristan Bates and Pleasance Theatre.

Radio

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

THE LIFE OF CHEKHOV

Vanya Chekhov

Lucy Bailey

BBC Radio

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

MEASURE FOR MEASURE

Lucio

Charlie Parham

CUADC ADC Theatre

SOPHIE SCHOLL

Christoph

Charlie Parham

CUADC ADC Theatre

AS YOU LIKE IT

Celia

Charlie Parham

CUADC Edinburgh Fringe

THE COLLECTOR

Clegg

Hannah Webster

CUADC Corpus Playrooms

BOYS IN THE BAND

Donald

Guy Woolf

CUADC ADC Theatre

KING LEAR

Edgar

Charlie Parham

CUADC ADC Theatre

MACBETH

Malcolm

John Haidar

CUADC

ROMEO & JULIET

Benvolio

John Haidar

CUADC

NOISES OFF

Frederick Fellows

Max Barton

CUADC ADC Theatre

JOURNEY'S END

Raleigh

Chris Poel

CUADC ADC Theatre

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF

Doc Baugh

Morgan Ring

CUADC ADC Theatre

THE WINSLOW BOY

Ronnie Winslow

Stephen Unwin

Rose Theatre

TITUS ANDRONICUS

Young Lucius

Lucy Bailey

The Globe Theatre

PILLARS OF THE COMMUNITY

Olaf Bernick

Marianne Elliot

The National Theatre

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL

Tall Boy

Stephen Daldry

Working Title Films Victoria Palace Theatre

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

TRIGONOMETRY

Jason

Athina Rachel Tsangari

House Productions for BBC2