Ian Farthing

This Season (as director): A Prayer for Owen Meany

Previously with ETC: Frost/Nixon

Local Theatre: Cabaret, The Mousetrap, Shear Madness (Arts Club); The Foreigner, The Clearing, The Glass Menagerie (Pacific Theatre); Company (Waterfront) Julius Caesar (Mad Duck at Jericho Arts Centre)

Elsewhere: The Sound of Music (Toronto, Mirvish Productions); A Christmas Carol, Jeeves in Bloom(Chemainus Theatre Festival); A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, Twelfth Night, Comedy of Errors, A Grand Night for Singing, Jesus My Boy (St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival); Kiss the Moon, Kiss the Sun (Theatre North West)

TV/Film: Watchmen, Good Luck Chuck, The Haunting Hour. As writer: English adaptations of over 20 series of Japanese Animé.

Trained: University of Birmingham and Guildford School of Acting