Nicola Bryant

Nicola Bryant

Nicola BryantIt is now well known that straight after training at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, Nicola’s secured her first professional role playing the American companion Peri in Doctor Who opposite both Peter Davison and Colin Baker; a part she played for 3 years. Other TV credits include guest appearances in Black Adder’s a Christmas Carol; Casualty; Cravings; Animal Ark; Doctors; Holby City; Love in Hyde Park; My Family (twice); the award winning comedy 10% ers, 3 series of The Biz, and the recent BBC drama New Blood.

West End theatre includes Killing Jessica (Karen-lead) (Savoy) and the award winning productions of both Strive (Girl-lead) (Duke of York’s) and Tom Stoppard’s Award winning Rock ‘n’ Roll (Candida) (Duke of York’s).

Other leading theatre roles include: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf (Honey), Twelfth Night (Olivia); Skin Deep and Come on Jeeves, (Chester Gateway) Secret Garden (Martha) (Leicester) Spring’s Awakening and Absurd Person Singular (Eva), (Vienna’s English Theatre); The Ride Down Mount Morgan (Leah) (Derby Playhouse) and touring in lead roles in So Long on Lonely Street; The Great Gatsby (Daisy Buchanan); Dinner With George; Home Truths; A Midsummer’s Night Dream (Hermia); Don’t Look Now (Laura) The Trouble With Old Lovers (Alice) and various Pantomime leads and acclaimed fringe productions.

Film includes, The Theory of Everything; The Telegram Boy; The Untold Story; The Wager; and the controversial drama documentary on Princess Diana’s inquest, There are Dark Forces. Last year Nicola also had a cameo in the award-winning movie The Head Hunter.

Nicola’s audio recordings include too many works to name for Radio, Audible Books and Big Finish Productions, but the trilogy she recorded for BFP with Colin Baker, which follows on directly from where Peri’s role in the tv series finished, she particularly enjoyed. Nicola has also recently recorded two BBC audio Twelfth Doctor Adventures for the BBC. The second will be released at the end of this year.

This year Nicola is also very excited that she will be following in Colin Baker’s footsteps and appearing in an episode of Star Trek Continues.