Jordan Metcalfe

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Jordan Metcalfe
Born (1986-05-24) 24 May 1986 (age 30)
Hull, East Yorkshire, England, UK
Occupation Actor
Years active 2002 - Present

Jordan Metcalfe (born 24 May 1986) is an English actor best known for his role as Adil the Genie in the children's comedy Genie in the House, screened in the UK and the Netherlands on Nickelodeon, in Germany on Nick Germany, in France on Canal J and Spain on Antena 3 (.NEOX). He finished recording a second series of Genie in the House in September 2007, for broadcast from November 2008.

Jordan has appeared as Jake in The Queen's Nose in 2003. He has played the roles of Chris Travis in Heartbeat, Andy Murphy in Casualty, and Kieran Tyler in Tea with Betty, an Afternoon Play in 2006. He also played the voice of 'Mould' in Fungus the Bogeyman (2004), the character 'Chip' in My Parents Are Aliens in 2006, Young Garstin in These Foolish Things (2006), a telephone receptionist in The Last Detective (2005), Lightfoot in the documentary The Iceman Murder (2005), John Chappel Jr. in the drama-documentary The Last Flight To Kuwait, Byron in Ultimate Force, Wayne in Jacqueline Wilson's Girls In Love and Brian in Misfits.

Other notable appearances include Timon in Maddigan's Quest and Oliver in Neil Bartlett's acclaimed production of Oliver Twist at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith in 2004. He has also worked in theatre playing the roles of the Artful Dodger in Oliver Twist, Nibs in Peter Pan, Jack in The Dreaming, and Young Katurian in The Pillowman.

Jordan lives in Highbury, London.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 These Foolish Things Garstin at 14
2009 Hearts & Minds Customer
2014 Pride Charlie
2016 Fractured Freyr Post-production

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Queen's Nose, TheThe Queen's Nose Jake Main role
2004 Fungus the Bogeyman Mould (voice) TV series
2005 Iceman Murder, TheThe Iceman Murder Lightfoot TV film
2005 Girls in Love Wayne "True Romance"
2005 Last Detective, TheThe Last Detective Telephone Receptionist "Towpaths of Glory"
2005 Casualty Andy Murphey "Naming Names"
2006 Afternoon Play, TheThe Afternoon Play Kieran Tyler "Tea with Betty"
2006 Maddigan's Quest Timon Main role
2006 Ultimate Force Byron "Violent Solutions"
2006 My Parents Are Aliens Chip "Abandon Chip"
2006 Heartbeat Chris Travis "Memoirs of a Fighting Man"
2006-2009 Genie in the House Adil Lead role
2009 Casualty Huck "Who Do You Think You Are?"
2010 Doctors Super-San "Domo Arigato, Super San"
2010 Misfits Brian "2.6"
2014 Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This Les Dennis TV film

Theatre[edit]

Title Role Notes
Oliver! The Artful Dodger New Theatre, Hull
Peter Pan Nibs Royal Festival Hall
The Dreaming Jack Royal Opera House
Oliver Twist Oliver Lyric Hammersmith
The Pillowman Young Katurian National Theatre

in 2014 Metcalfe toured in the production The Hyperchondriac alongside Sir Tony Robinson and Imogen Stubbs [1]

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