John Dagleish

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John Dagleish is a British actor known for his work in theatre.

In 2008 to 2011, John Dagleish played Alf Arless in the Lark Rise to Candleford series on BBC.[1] In 2014, he played Ray Davies as part of the original cast of Sunny Afternoon at Hampstead Theatre.[2] The production transferred to the West End in October 2014, where Dagleish won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance.[3] He was also nominated for the London Evening Standard emerging talent award.[4] As part of the original cast he appeared on the original london cast album.[5]

In 2015 he joined the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company, appearing in productions of Harlequinade and The Winter's Tale at the Garrick Theatre[6] In 2016 he played Lysander in A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Young Vic.[7] In May 2017 he appeared in Common at the Royal National Theatre.[8] Later that year, he appeared in Justice League.[9]

In 2018 in the film Christopher Robin, he plays the role of Matthew Leadbetter. [10]


  1. ^ "BBC One - Lark Rise to Candleford". BBC. Retrieved 21 June 2018.
  2. ^ "Sunny Afternoon". Hampstead Theatre. Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  3. ^ "Olivier awards 2015 – full list of winners". The Guardian. 2015-04-12. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  4. ^ "Shortlists announced for 60th Evening Standard Awards". Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  5. ^ "Listen to the first tracks released from the Sunny Afternoon official cast recording". Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  6. ^ "Zoë Wanamaker and John Dagleish join the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company". Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  7. ^ "Jemima Rooper, John Dagleish and Anna Madeley to star in A Midsummer Night's Dream". Retrieved 2017-04-28.
  8. ^ "Common | National Theatre". Retrieved 2017-04-28.
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  10. ^ "Christopher Robin". Retrieved December 31, 2018.

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