The comments below have not been moderated. Actor: The Batman. Adrian Rawlins/Nikolai Fomin Kevin Hart - his voice is so high, only dogs can hear it, Drew Barrymore - love her, but she sounds like a five-year-old with a lisp, I agree with your male picks, OP. This room is at the . After all, the internet has always had a thing for cute puppy pics. Brought up in Upholland near Skelmersdale, the 51-year-old is by turns funny, sweary, erudite and thoughtful. O'Neill was born on 15 August 1966 in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Especially in this situation when the building is new with ample opportunities to ensure that everyone catered for. He received critical acclaim and won a Laurence Olivier Award for playing Michael "Mickey" Johnstone in the musical Blood Brothers. Which leads me, rather neatly, onto Dancin Thru The Dark. Enter 1 when prompted to turn off. A Northern lass, born and bred in Manchester, Helen has been back in her home town for 13 years after working in London for The Times and a number of other national newspapers. 19. The male lead in Casual. How would you rate this article? He's since had several supporting roles in films and television (such as Izzy in Our Flag Means Death) and has also lent his voice to . Anne Archer - I hate that purring thing she does. We are changing the login scheme for contributors for simpler login and to better support using multiple devices. In 1966, he was born in the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Date Of Birth: Aug 15. In 2017, she was shortlisted for Person with Purpose at the Northern Power Women Awards. As the play progresses, the characters lives become entangled and transformed in unexpected ways. for "Blood Brothers. Liz Taylor is my winner in the female category - she was gorgeous all right but that voice was a real boner killer. Kathy Ireland - her voice is 100% better than it was when she first started modeling and it's still terrible. He received critical acclaim and won a Laurence Olivier Award for playing Michael "Mickey" Johnstone in the musical Blood Brothers. 10 Things You Didnt Know about Con ONeill, Binging With Babish: Arepas Con Queso from Encanto, Wolfwalkers Trailer Makes Its Debut at New York Comic Con, 10 Things You Didnt Know about Louisa Binder, 10 Things You Didnt Know about Nia Holloway, 10 Things You Didnt Know about Catherine McDonnell, 10 Things You Didnt Know about Rory Kinnear, 10 Interesting Things You Didnt Know About January Jones, 10 Things You Didnt Know about Victoria Bonya. Con ONeill (born Robert ONeill on 15 August 1966) is an English actor. Thanks for reading! Kate nails sporty chic in 600 Mountain Equipment jacket, 110 jeans and 175 walking Slice of pep-heir-oni?  In 1992, he played Cougar Glass in the world premiere of Philip Ridley's The Fastest Clock in the Universe. Actor, Writer & Singer - Recently Neil in 'Happy Valley 2' Cliff in 'Cucumber' & Val in 'UNCLE' Brenda Vaccaro - refused to buy Playtex tampons because of her Take a look at Helen has appeared on Sky News, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4, BBC 6 Music, BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Merseyside, BBC Radio Lancashire, BBC World Service, talkRadio, and GB News. Andy is so off my Christmas card list, I mutter. AboutSupport UsWant To Write For Northern Soul? Con O'Neill is a voice actor known for voicing Mohg. Camille's writing has been published on several websites, and she enjoys writing articles and short stories in her spare time. I am stumped and, unusually for me, lost for words. That stupid croaking. Interesting contrast from the laid back, savvy overseer, to probably the most twisted and evil character in elden ring. His charisma and wit earned him a fan base, as did his charm and ability to amuse. In 2019, she was a judge for the HWA Gold Crown Awards which recognise the best historical novels. In 2006, he starred as Aston in a tour of Sheffield theatres' production of Harold Pinter's The Caretaker. Agree with Jennifer Gardner's baby voice. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. Weston-super-mare is located at the coast of the Bristol Channel, an inlet which separates South Wales from the English counties of Devon and Somerset. Melissa Rauch from the Big Bang theory and Elisabeth Warren has a terrible voice for a candidate. This time around, the man in charge is Liverpool-born directorBijan Sheibani, much lauded for his recent production ofBarber Shop Chronicles at the National Theatre. 3.-De camioneros y caderas C.-Elvis (3 Parte) Independientemente de las controversias, Elvis continu trabajando a full, pues estaba claro que los detractores eran minora, y la inmensa mayora, e Amy Adams' mousy voice drives me batshit crazy. Mogh - Con O'Neill Mogh is one of the bosses that you encounter on your adventures in The Lands Between. Winners include Happy Valley, Ken Loach, English National Ballet, Opera North, Fleabag and David Bowie. He appeared in Moving Story (1994), a TV comedy drama, as Nick, part of a removals team. A lot of the time we were very drunk. Adventure Princess! Logo of the Second International Congress of Eugenics, 1921. Helen Nugent is the Founder and Editor of Northern Soul. In a dark fantasy world created by Hidetaka Miyazaki (Dark Souls) and George R. R. Martin (A Song of Ice and Fire), the player is a Tarnished who is called back to the Lands Between to restore the Elden Ring and become the Elden Lord. appreciation post for Con O'Neill, voice of Mohg, excellent in Chernobyl and Our Flag Means Death (also Titchy Green from DSII!) MailOnline has contacted the Savoy for further comment. Born in Weston-Super-Mare, ONeill was raised in Up Holland, a Lancashire village near Wigan and Liverpool, and is famed for his distinctive voice as an actor. Andy also told me to sing Dancin Thru The Dark! There are several actions that could trigger this block including submitting a certain word or phrase, a SQL command or malformed data. He got his start in theatre doing musicals, and won a Olivier in 1988 for originating the role of Mickey in Blood Brothers. I knew a girl and she used to say she gave me the world someday I went older but she turned away left me dancing to dancing on your own just don't seem right to me but if you want to be alone you've got the right to be I remember when to me that through the dark it's cold on the street tonight won't you hold on to me tonight it's cold on the Kathy Ireland - her voice is 100% better than it was when she first started modeling and it's still terrible. He starred in Dancin' Thru the Dark, the 1990 film adaptation of Willy Russell's Stags and Hens. A quick Google reveals it waswritten by Pulitzer Prize-winner Annie Baker in 2009 and was well received off-Broadway. Scan this QR code to download the app now. Please click here to update your account with a username and password. I think its some of the best acting Ive ever seen, and without a doubt some of the best writing Ive ever read.. With BBC Ones gripping drama Happy Valley growing tenser by the episode, Olivier Award-winning actor Con O'Neill is also finding a new audience as the shows Neil Ackroyd. Being in the entertainment industry often means that lots of people are interested in your personal life. Holly Hunter: Sarah Paulson's imitation of her should make her snap out of it. Her decision not to go with him to Australia is based on the fact that hes a troubled, broken man and she cant fix him. The five-strong cast, which includes Amelia Bullmore, numbers ONeill as the recently divorcedSchultz. Click the Summary tab and under My Numbers, click a phone number, if applicable. How to look regal by the experts the royals rely on:Tinned mackerel for youthful skin, walking through a Want better sleep? His acting doesn't help. Born in England to parents from Dundalk in Ireland,he started acting at In 2016, O'Neill played the part of Joe Brierley in the second series of Ordinary Lies and appeared in two episodes of the Doctor Who spin-off Class. By subscribing to this BDG newsletter, you agree to our. My careers adviser at my school in Wigan, when I said I wanted to be an actor, told me not to be so ridiculous, and why didnt I want to join the army. The action you just performed triggered the security solution. Two days previously, hed interviewed ONeill for another publication and, as I learn now, sitting opposite ONeill in a chilly, empty dressing room in the bowels of Manchesters HOME, hed shared my appreciation (for that, read obsession) with the guy who played heart-throb, Peter McGeghan. I didnt leave the sofa for six hours. ONeill first tread the boards in the city as a teenager in a musical called Youll Never Walk Alone about Bill Shanklys ghost. Con O'Neill, who plays Izzy Hands in the popular TV series Our Flag Means Death, has always had a devoted fan base. ONeills acting pedigree means that he has worked with the great and the good of British acting talent, including Bullmore who, like him, was in Sally Wainwrights acclaimed TV drama, Happy Valley. I havent seen it since the premiere, admits ONeill. Joining Bartlett . Cracking Wine has donated a wine tasting for up to 10 people (within an hour's drive of Manchester) at your home/office). northernsoul.me.uk/in-wonder- He doesn't enunciate and he doesn't move his lips. Robert "Con" O'Neill (born 15 August 1966) is an English actor. Performance & security by Cloudflare. She didnt think that was such a good idea, though. Turns out it's Con O'Neill, who played Victor Bryukhanov in Chernobyl. performer: "Long Sunday Afternoon/My Friend", performer: "Dancin' Thru The Dark", "So Many People", "Shoe Shine", The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. And he is a slightly broken man who has been married to his childhood sweetheart and shes dumped him. As the play progresses, the characters' lives become entangled and transformed in unexpected ways. Kate takes Charlotte to watch Cinderella at the Royal Opera House ahead of her 8th A new Coronation do? Feel free to drop her a line at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the contacts page. But who is the actor, and what else has he starred in?. I tend not to watch stuff I do. 2023 BDG Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Brenda Vaccaro - refused to buy Playtex tampons because of her. After starting his career with several small roles, he got his first big break in 1994 when he was cast as Nick in a TV series called Moving Story. Fran Yeoman sees Return of the Gods at the World Museum, Liverpool. Con has spent a good portion of his career in front of the camera, but he actually started his acting journey in the theater world and hes always loved being on stage. WTF was she thinking adopting that affect? Then, about six months afterwards, she gave me a manila envelope with a scrap of paper ripped from a notepad with the address of RADA, she didnt even tell me what RADA was. Hello. Elsewhere, hes appeared as Izzy Hands in pirate rom-com (yes really) Our Flag Means Death, starred in the historical miniseries Chernobyl, and played Mackenzie Brock, chief of Gotham Police, in 2022s The Batman. Danny Devito - always sounds like The Penguin to me. There are lots of people who shy away from those who are down on their luck, but Con isnt one of those people. Please complete the process by verifying your email address. Image source, ulster museum. Con doesn't just like to use his voice to entertain, he also likes to use it to raise awareness of the issues that are important to him. Playing roles that make him comfortable would be the easy thing for Con to do. Con O'Neill Interview Happy Valley Subscribe to Red Carpet News: http://bit.ly/1s3BQ54Red Carpet News TV talks to VIP guests and winners on the red carpet at the South Ban Sky Arts Awards 2017 in London. @desmondbullen sees Traces Of Displacement is atThe Whitworth, Manchester. It was my first film, a fucking lead in a film. I had nowhere to go and no-one to talk to. Anyway, I didnt know Toby had done it when I agreed to do it. A chat with Siobhan Finneran & Con O'Neill who play Clare Cartwright and Neil Ackroyd. Toby is a sexy fucker. If you can't find the email you can resend it here. Turns out it's Con O'Neill, who played Victor Bryukhanov in Chernobyl. 52K Followers, 784 Following, 208 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Con O'Neill (@oneill.con) From here, he went onto star in Dancin' Thru The Dark, a TV adaptation of another Willy Russell play called Stags And Hens, and continued to juggle classic Harold Pinter and Arthur Miller stage parts with TV roles. Video Game: Elden Ring Franchise: Souls. All correspondence is welcome, particularly if you would like to share a magical Northern experience. 'My skin was so bad I stopped going out': Expert reveals his 3 top skincare tips as women tell how an Kate and William's tribute to Aberfan: Solemn royals pay their respects in poignant visit 57 years after the Ballet princess! However, sharing himself with the world isnt something that Con has ever been very interested in. Unacceptable' before following up with a second tweet saying simply, 'It's a disgrace'. Born in England to parents from Dundalk in Ireland,he started acting at In the 2019 HBO miniseries Chernobyl he portrayed the plant director Viktor Bryukhanov. Related Topics Elden Ring Open world Action role-playing game Gaming Role-playing video game Action game Hello and thank you for being a DL contributor. It was when the Brat Pack was happening in America and Claire [Hackett] called us the Twat Pack. My process is my process and I understand it. Andy told me, he says. Mohg VOICE . ', @familylife1822penned in support: 'Terrible, I've always thought it's not people who are disabled but society that makes them! My 16-year-old self was obsessed with it. Subsequently, he was nominated for a Tony Award . Matt Damon and Ben Affleck when they are playing characters from Boston. Joel (Pascal), a hardened survivor, is hired to smuggle Ellie (Ramsey), a 14-year-old girl, out of an oppressive quarantine zone to the Fireflies, a cure-searching organization. Trending: 3,455th This Week. English Voice Over Wikia is a FANDOM Anime Community. ', @nuttynicjowrote: 'That is very sad to here in 2018. He talks to Caroline Bishop about his speedily created performance in Prick Up Your Ears. Although why youd do that, I dont know.. Holly Hunter. So far, I think its safe to say that this has worked out very well for Con. @TheMoff67said: 'It infuriates me when I go anywhere and there's not adequate facilities for the disabled. our privacy/terms or if you just want to see the damn See Con O'Neill full list of movies and tv shows from their career. I didnt leave the sofa for six hours. Con O'Neill is an English actor, primarily known for theatrical roles in musicals. Become a contributor - post when you want with no ads. Actor Con O'Neill, who has starred in a string of musicals, films and television shows including Happy Valley and Cucumber, wrote about 'shocking' disabled facilities at London's Savoy Hotel after visiting with his mother (Con and his mother above). So I became an usher [at] the Empire Liverpool [cinema[ and studied people who could. However, that has never been his style. Im trying to play it cool, mustering all my reserve to prevent myself from standing up and declaiming: I bloody love that film! In 1966, he was born in the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. ONeill was first offered his role in Happy Valley after the shows writer Sally Wainwright was impressed by his turn in Cucumber, an LGBTQ+ drama written by Its A Sin and Doctor Whos Russell T Davies. Can't stand them. Previous roles include producing and presenting the business news at BBC Radio 5 Live and on BBC local radio across the UK, and freelancing for The Daily Telegraph, The Independent on Sunday, The Sunday Times, and the Financial Times. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Con O'Neill. She was also a Guest Lecturer at Westminster University in the Department of Journalism & Mass Communication, and a Guest Lecturer at City University and at MMU. An experienced chairperson and speaker, she regularly chairs conferences and events for, among others, literature festivals, award ceremonies, and tech shows. As for the male actors, I can't stand Casey Affleck's nasal whiny voice. Another vote for Jennifer Garner's awful baby voice! I mute the tv whenever her credit card commercials come on. The five-strong cast, which includes Amelia Bullmore, numbers O'Neill as the recently divorced Schultz. Andie MacDowell. Hmmm. @crackingwineuk pic.twitter.com/MHDY8MDHKa, "makes the space for the viewer to think for themselves"  The same year he also appeared in Life of Crime as DCI Ferguson and in Midsomer Murders "Schooled in Murder" as Jim Caxton. Con O'Neill (born Robert O'Neill on 15 August 1966) is an English actor. Will not see Cage's films because of his voice. He started his acting career at the Everyman Theatre and became primarily known for his performances in musicals. They probably gave her an Oscar for The Piano just for keeping her mouth shut in that film. So we both now hate Andy. Bob Tomson was director. Outside of Happy Valley, youll also find the actor starring in Davies latest show Nolly. The plot hinges on a creative drama group for adults ina small town in Vermont, New England. Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical, "The official website of the American Theater Wing's Tony Awards", "2011 Manchester Theatre Awards: Trophy winners", "2011 Manchester Theatre Awards: Best Actor", "Everyman and Playhouse new season revealed", "Educating Rita leads new Playhouse season", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Con_O%27Neill_(actor)&oldid=1151442111, This page was last edited on 24 April 2023, at 02:34. Did You Like Stings Personal Rendition of the Jeopardy Theme Song? In 2003, he portrayed Mickey in The Illustrated Mum. First joining the cast in Season 2 as an old school-friend whos trying to start over again in Hebden Bridge, Neil becomes a part of the family when he starts dating Catherine Cawoods sister Clare, and later comes to play a pivotal role in how things unfold between Catherines grandson Ryan, and his murderer father Tommy Lee Royce. This video is private. He portrays Val Pearson in the sitcom Uncle (2014 to 2017). I hadnt seen the first series when the offer came through so I sat down to watch it to see if it was my kind of thing, he told Northern Soul. Con O'Neill is an English actor, primarily known for theatrical roles in musicals. Guests include Emily Beecham, Everything Everything, Joanne Froggatt, Ralph Ineson, Amma Asante, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Sophia Myles, Sally Wainwright, Twiggy, Zoe Tapper, Ruth Bradley and Sacha Dhawan. In 2011, he took the role of dock worker Eddie Carbone in Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester (from 18 May to 25 June 2011). What Shows Have Been Renewed or Canceled? Your IP: It wasn't always easy but it's worth it.. In an industry where so few people stick around, Con has proven that he has more than enough staying power. He received critical acclaim and won a Laurence Olivier Award for playing Michael "Mickey" Johnstone in the musical Blood Brothers. Yes indeed, we too use "cookies."  He played Cliff in Cucumber, an eight-part TV drama series. My process is my process and I understand it. for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance in Blood Did anyone else think his voice was a bit familiar? The Northern Soul Podcast: Kinder Meccano, Review: Circle Mirror Transformation, HOME, Manchester, Doctor Who and The Hound of the Baskervilles: Colin Baker talks to Northern Soul, Review: Gentry Families of Greater Manchester in The North, Manchester Histories Festival, Degenerate Music at the Manchester Jewish Museum, Return of the Gods, World Museum, Liverpool, Jill Furmanovsky, Photographing the Invisible, Manchester Central Library, dusted by the magic of artistry Flower Fairies, Lady Lever Art Gallery, Wirral. Published 4 November 2009 If there was an award for the quickest rehearsal of a role, Con O'Neill would win it. That isnt the case, though. He has had roles in several successful projects and he has become known to people all over the world. Interesting contrast from the laid back, savvy overseer, to probably the most twisted and evil character in elden ring. Im always a bit wary about talking about acting in general because you always end up sounding like a wanker. He started his acting career at the Everyman Theatre and became primarily known for his performances in musicals. 30+ years later [Im] outside the same theatre filming The Batman. Con O'Neill is an accomplished actor on stage and screen. Marlee Matlin, I can never understand her grunting. But when I try to explain it, I sound like a wanker.. Since this is a gay site, why would you have a boner for her in the first place? You can email the site owner to let them know you were blocked. I mention that Andy (the aforementioned Northern Soul writer who dropped me in it), during his interview with ONeill, alluded to Toby Jones, the Dectectorists star who previously played Schultz on stage. WTF was she thinking adopting that affect? Jim Nabors' Gomer Pyle voice - surprise, surprise, go fuck yourself. In 1966, he was born in the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. I can't even listen to commercials because so many of the voiceovers have that same sound. But we are very different beasts so I think our Schultzs will be very different.. House Of The Dragon Season 2's Cast Includes 'Slow Horses' & 'Perry Mason' Stars, Joshua Jackson Reveals Truth Behind *That* Viral 'Dawson's Creek' Scene, 'Succession' Star Kieran Culkin Answers Burning Fan Question About Roman Roy, Pedro Pascal Reveals The Special Reason He Changed His Name. #art #harrogate @RedHouseGallery pic.twitter.com/i8va3IA0rO. O'Neill Baby." (2) Here drama merges with eugenicsthe idea of hereditary improvement by controlled selective . While talking to Northern Soul, Con said, Im always attracted to slightly broken people who have a desire to get fixed. Its unclear if he meant he is drawn to these kinds of people in real life or playing these kinds of characters.  In 2012, he played Dr. Bob Massey in "Fearful Symmetry", S6:E3 of Lewis. Kathleen Turner-RIP her former sultry voice. The 52-year-old actor said that he was left shocked by the approach of staff and the lack of entrances and exits for disabled guests at the swish property, which has frequently been dubbed London's 'greatest hotel'. Hugh Grant tries too hard to sound like a posh twat. If you didnt see Cucumber, its helpful to imagine a present-day Queer as Folkwhere everyone is older and more insecure. There's a strange breathiness to it, a straining in his voice that doesn't feel forced. He is also a talented voice actor and those talents have given him the chance to enter the video game world. During ten years at The Times, she won a series of awards including Journalist of the Year and had a number of jobs including News Reporter, News Editor, Lobby Correspondent in the House of Commons, Business Reporter, and Financial Writer. Camille has a master's degree from Saint Joseph University's Writing Studies program, and she currently works as the Writing Center Assistant Director at a small university in western Pennsylvania. Don't know if they are real celebrities but I can't listen to any Kardashians. Call us on 0203 141 3737 if you'd like to know more about Con, or email us on email@example.com. As it turns out, ONeill was a bit miffed he wasnt playing Eddy [in the original stage play, Stags and Hens, Eddy was the baddie, later portrayed in the film to chilling effect by Mark Womack]. Ludacris, Eliza Dushku, Halsey, Prince Harry, and Other Stars who Welcomed Babies in 2021, Interesting Theory: Myths and Legends were Real-Life Metahumans. Actor Con O'Neill, 52, told his Twitter followers that he'd been left shocked by the poor standard of disabled facilities at top London hotel the Savoy The Happy Valley star had taken his. The town has been a popular holiday destination since . A prominent theatre actor who won the Olivier for Best Actor in a Musical aged just 21, O'Neill has also popped up on television in the likes of Happy Valley and Cucumber. He has also appeared in many films and television series. This website is using a security service to protect itself from online attacks. the 'Blood Brothers' connection. This isnt aplay I know, nor, I suspect, will many North West audiences. A staff member at the historic Thames-side hotel then asked the actor to DM them to discuss the matter further. Thankfully, ONeill is, to borrow one of his own phrases about someone he admires, horribly nice. 184.108.40.206 northernsoul.me.uk/traces-dis Con O'Neill, who has appeared in Happy Valley and Cucumber, called out the five-star hotel on Twitter, after taking his elderly mother, who hasAlzheimer's, there for afternoon tea. The last decade, however, has been especially lucrative for Nick. Its heartbreaking. @WhitworthArt #art #Manchester #gallery pic.twitter.com/t92x4AeETo, Picture Gallery: RedHouse Originals Gallery in Harrogate has opened a new group exhibition showcasing the work of various artists including Christian Furr, Gered Mankowitz, Keith Haring and Bridget Riley. ", Appearing in "Telstar" at the New Ambassadors Theatre, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert "Con" O'Neill (born 15 August 1966) is an English actor. July 15, 2021 11:03am (L-R) Jeffrey Pierce, Con O'Neill, Murray Bartlett HBO; AP EXCLUSIVE: Jeffrey Pierce, the voice of Tommy in The Last of Us video game series, is set to recur as a. Michael Douglas springs to mind. Please click here to register for free.