Jonathan Elsom | Biography

New Zealand born, Jonathan moved to Sydney in 1999 following a successful 40 year acting career on stage, television and film in the UK.  Leading roles in West End productions included ‘Conduct Unbecoming’, ‘Dirty Linen’, ‘The Millionairess’, ‘London Assurance’ and ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’. On television series such as ‘To The Manor Born’, ‘Rising Damp’, ‘Minder’, ‘Crown Court’, ‘The Avengers’, etc,.

Australian theatre includes: ‘The Lady in the Van’, ‘Major Barbara’ (STC) ‘Mr Bailey’s Minder’ -Australian Tour (Griffin), ‘ The School for Wives’ (Bell Shakespeare), ‘A Family Affair’ (Seymour), ‘The Power of Yes’ (Company B  Belvoir) and ‘The Schelling Point’ (Fitzroy). TV Series include ‘All Saints’, ‘Backberner’, ‘The Chaser’ and ‘Double the Fist’.

Associated Events: 
Duke / Old Gobbo / Prince of Aragon