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Andrew Robertson

Actor

Great Britain , London

Current Work Details

What I do

Actor

Company

Moceanic

Website

http://www.last.fm/music/Andrew+Robertson

Where I work

I am an individual working from home

Technical Skills

Max/MSP, Java, C++, openFrameworks, Logic Audio

Resources / Expertise

Mac

Availability

Paid Work or Collaboration

My Social Web

Shooters Q&A

Films I wish I had made

Cracked Actor.

I cried watching

E.T. Titanic (sad but true) Dead Poet's Society (That bloody Captain my Captain bit always gets me, must be the music and the way R.Williams goes 'Thank you boys' )

I left the cinema during

Almost Famous (reminded me of me)

Directors I love

Asia Argento.

Actors I admire

David Bowie.(Ha ha) David Thewlis. Johnny Depp.

Writers I respect

Paul Bowles, Tim Krabbe, Johnathan Franzen, John Fowles, Ian McEwan, Thomas Hardy

My desert island discs

Bob Dylan - Desire. Serge Gainsbourg - Ballad of Melody Nelson. Laurie Anderson - O Superman. David Bowie - Station To Station. Talk Talk - Colour of Spring. Led Zeppelin II. The Black Crowes - The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion. Beck - Midnite Vultures. Britten - Violin Concerto. Jim White - Wrong Eyed Jesus. Nick Drake - Pink Moon. <P> Frankly, I'm not sure how much I'd be listening to them. I reckon a few plays each and adios amigos!

Books I have given my friends

Papillion - Henri Charriere. Let It Come Down - Paul Bowles. Peculiar Memories of Thomas Penman - Bruce 'Withnail and I' Robinson. The Ogre/The Erl-King - Michel Tournier. Living With The Dead - Rock Scully (as in Grateful Dead). The Dream Life of Sukhanov - Olga Grushin

My death row meal

Fried squid brains, seaweed, with a pinapple and coconut sauce.

The best thing I own

My Gretsch Duo-Jet electric guitar and my Martin D-18. <p> My speedboat. If I'm on Death-row Island.

More about me

I play guitar and sing in Truck. Come see us live if you can. Also playing in Higamos Hogamos, Gronk and the BodyDoubles and Zodiac Youth.

Shooting People stuff

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25/05/05

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My Work & Credits

  • The Cement Garden

    My role: Jack

    Category
    Feature
  • Gormenghast

    Format
    35mm
    Production company
    BBC
    Category
    TV Drama
  • play

    Across the Water

    My role: Jeremy

    Format
    DVCam/Mini-DV
    Category
    Short

My Actor Details

Agent

ICM 76 Oxford House, Oxford St London

Status

Professional

Casting Details

 

Appearance

Playing Range

20-30

Sex

Male

Hair colour

Brown

Eye colour

Green

Build

Light

Skills

Other info

The Cement Garden was the winner of the Silver Bear for Best Director at Berlin Film Festival 1993. We also won Best Film at Fort Lauderdale festival and Dinard.
I'm currently doing a record with band Truck which we aim to release later this year. (myspace.com/trucksite)
Music influenced by Bowie, Black Crowes, Beck and Nick Drake.