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Tommy Garside

Tommy Garside

BA (Hons) Acting Graduated 2020

Playing age18 - 28
Height5' 8''
Eye colourBlue
Hair colourBrown


Tommy Garside is Simon in SEXY BEAST (Paramount+), Eagan in BODIES (Netflix) and Terry in CASUALTY.

Tommy appears in the new TV series THE RISING (SKY) and is currently working on THE METHODISTS where he plays the character Daz.

Tommy has just finished playing Daniel Banks in Father Brown, directed by John Maidens for the BBC.

Productions whilst training

Theodore ClaymoreCoram BoyStefan Escreet
ChrisThe Beau DefeatedFiona Buffini
DelioThe Duchess of MalfiDavid Salter
Roland MaulPresent LaughterMadeleine Potter
MacbethMacbethKate Colgrave
FranceKing LearKate Colgrave
ManStirrings Still - Samuel BeckettJames Nickerson
Thomas PutnamThe CrucibleJames Nickerson
TuzenbachThree SistersJames Nickerson

Professional credits

ManThe MonsterMaiko TanakaNew National Theatre Tokyo
JakePavementJason WingardWingArm Productions
BenNothern SoulElaine ConstantineBaby Cow Productions
JoeBlind FaithDaniel WolfeSomesuch and co
JohnnyShamlessDavid ThrelfallChannel 4
Borstal BoyLost ChristmasJohn HayChannel 4
Art StudentWaterloo roadVarious DirectorsBBC
BanksyAwaken ShalomJason wingardJMG Media
JohnnyYoung offender Education FilmJason WingardJMG Media
JoeyBorstal boyDavid JohnsonDavid Johnson Acting
DannyHalf the worldBailey BrookFleeson Films


  • Absurdism (Vladimir Bouchler)
  • Acting for Camera (Graeme Hawley / Elianne Hawley)
  • Acting for Radio (Stefan Escreet)
  • Ensemble & Rhythm (Emma Bonnici)
  • Improvisation (Mick Barnfather)
  • Playing Shakespeare (Kate Colgrave)
  • Private Lives & Present Laughter (Madeleine Potter)
  • Singing (Ian Chesworth)
  • Stage Combat (Renny Krupinski)


Manchester (Native), RP, London, American (Standard) Liverpool, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Bristol, Yorkshire, Brimingham, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand.

Other skills

Rap, spoken word, poetry, public speaking, play football, cycle, swimming, stage combat, period dance, waltz, yoga, improvisation, clown, screen acting, radio, story telling, singing (baritone), northern soul dance.