ACTING COACHES

Meet the Reel Scene Coaches

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The Reel Scene work with working industry professionals to help you grow and thrive as an actor

Asa Butterfield

Asa Butterfield

Acting Coach
Asa is known for his roles in movies like The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and the hit Netflix series Sex Education. He has worked with the likes of Harrison Ford, Martin Scorcese and Tim Burton. Asa conducts an annual acting masterclass at The Reel Scene.

William Moseley

William Moseley

Acting Coach
Actor William Moseley is known for his roles as Peter Pevensie in the film series The Chronicles of Narnia (2005-2010) and Prince Liam in the E! series The Royals (2015-2018). William teaches classes as part of The Screen Acting Year Course at The Reel Scene.

Frank Harper

Frank Harper

Acting Coach
Frank is best known for his "hard man" roles, such as "Billy Bright" in The Football Factory (2004) and "Dog" in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998). Frank teaches acting as part of The Scene Acting Year Course and directs scenes shot as part of The Event.

David Schaal

David Schaal

Acting Coach
David Schaal is an English-American actor, director, screenwriter, and comedian. He is best known for his roles as Taffy in the British sitcom The Office and Terry Cartwright (Jay’s Dad) in The Inbetweeners. David's television credits include Missing, Casualty, The Wrong Door, Beautiful People, Hancock and Joan, Ashes To Ashes, The IT Crowd, Deceit, Doc Martin, Peak Practice, Silent Witness, Hustle, Lead Balloon, and Dangerfield.

Steve North

Steve North

Acting Coach
Steve North is an actor and film maker. His film and television credits include: All Those Things, Unforgotten, Closed Circuit, Hallo Joe, South West Nine, War Horse NT Live, Mongrels, Doctor Who, EastEnders, Is Harry on the Boat, The Day Britain Stopped, Midsomer Murders, Casualty, The Bill, Murphy’s Law, Holby City, Woof, and four series of London’s Burning.

Debbie Howard

Debbie Howard

BBC Director
Debbie was an actor for twenty five years appearing in many popular television programs including Life on Mars, Coronation Street and Holby City. She has made many award winning short films and a critically acclaimed feature documentary. She has directed many episodes of BBC Drama and trained in multi camera directing at ITV.

Shobu Kapoor

Acting Coach
Shobu Kapoor is a British actress of Indian descent. She is most notable for playing the role of Gita Kapoor, the long-suffering wife of market-trader Sanjay (Deepak Verma), in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from 1993 to 1998.

Manpreet Bachu

Manpreet Bachu

Acting Coach
Actor Manpreet Bachu is known for his roles in Doctors (2020), Humans (2015), The Royals (2015) and River City (2002). He also played Nabile in the Doctor Who television story The Bells of Saint John.

Manpreet Bambra

Manpreet Bambra

Acting Coach
Manpreet Bambra is an English actress. She is known for her roles as Katie Lord on the CBBC series Wizards vs Aliens and Jade in the Netflix series Free Rein. Manpreet made her acting debut in Our Time Alone, a short film in 2009, portraying the role of Harpreet.

Ali Bastian

Ali Bastian

Acting Coach
Ali Bastian is an English actress, known for her roles as Becca Dean in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, Sally Armstrong in the ITV drama series The Bill and Becky Clarke in the BBC soap opera Doctors.

Shobu Kapoor

Skye Hallam

Meisner Acting Coach
Skye Hallam is an actress and Meisner acting coach. She is known for The Crown (2018), The Alienist (2018) and Intrigo: Samaria (2019). Her parents are actress Elaine Hallam and Latin Percussionist Paul Hankin, of The Ozric Tentacles.

Robin Berry

Robin Berry

Motion Capture Actor
Robin Berry is an actor, known for Clash of the Titans (2010), The Descent: Part 2 (2009) and Incendiary (2008). He focuses on movement and motion capture techniques and he’s worked with Andy Serkis’s team at The Imaginarium.

Alex Fidelski

Alex Fidelski

Agent / CEO
Reel Scene CEO Alex Fidelski is also a talent agent and casting director, known for the films The Bystanders (2020), The Agony and The Ecstacy (2017) and Magic. As well as being the creator and CEO of The Reel Scene, Alex created the talent agency RS Talent and the production company RS Productions as an offshoot of The Reel Scene.

Tristan Shepherd

Director
Tristan Shepherd is a director, editor and producer, known for The Outside In (2014), A Thousand Empty Glasses (2012) and Nobody Sees (2019).

Lucas Young

Lucas Young

Editing Coach
Lucas Young is an editor/actor/director who spent much of his life in New Zealand where he qualified as a director in 1995 and worked for Television New Zealand and in the post-production department on the film Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.