Matthew Tennyson

Matthew was awarded the prestigious Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Newcomer for his work at The Donmar Warehouse in Making Noise Quietly and Trevor Nunn's Flare Path in the West End stage.

View PDF version

Images

See all Images

Matthew Tennyson’s Penrose, with his clear, bright singing voice, has a gentle, childlike nature but he grows in resilience.

THE STAGE
on A Breakfast of Eel's

More on A Breakfast of Eel's

Matthew Tennyson is not only pitch-perfect in his portrayal of Penrose’s arrested emotional development but also sings a Gluck aria from Orphée and Eurydice with extraordinary purity. The acting is first-rate’

THE GUARDIAN
on A Breakfast of Eel's

More on A Breakfast of Eel's

CV

Film

Performer

Ollie 
Director Matthew Warchus
 
Pathe
 

Theatre

Performer

Penrose 
Director Robert Hastie
 
Print Room
 
Clive 
Director Abby Wright
 
Chichester
 
Giovanni Rossi Lomanitz/Klaus Fuchs 
Director Angus Jackson
 
 
Percy 
Director Trevor Nunn
 
Theatre Royal Haymarket
 
Jamie 
Director Sarah Frankcom
 
Manchester Royal Exchange
 
Eric 
Director Peter Gill
 
Donmar Warehouse
 
Puck 
Director Dominic Dromgoole
 
The Globe Theatre
 
As Cast 
Director John Dove
 
The Globe Theatre
 

TV

Performer

Howard  
Director Sam Donovan
 
Kudos for C4/AMC
 
Potts 
Director Paul Gibson
 
BBC
 
Counsellor 
Director Danny Boyle
 
Channel 4
 
Clarence 
Director Richard Eyre
 
Neal Street Productions
 
Ottaviano 
Director Christoph Schrewe
 
Etic Films/Canal PLUS
 

Radio

Performer

Hartley  
Director Marc Beeby
 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
 
Humphrey  
Director Jessica Dromgoole
 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
 
Vincent 
Director Anne Bunting
 
Production Company BBC Radio Drama