Anthony Welsh is a talented actor from west London. We caught up with him in the National Theatre to discuss his acting career and his current role in Inua Ellams’ Barber Shop Chronicles. Barber Shop Chronicles is currently headlining at the National Theatre in London and is on its second run after the success it received in the summer.
Anthony has a successful acting career under his belt, lending itself to both theatre and film. Some of his most notable appearances include Starred Up, Red Tails and The Girl with All the Gifts. In our interview with Anthony he talks about the moments in Starred Up where he and his fellow cast members were allowed to go off script. He also offers a few words of wisdom for aspiring actors. He’s got a bright career ahead of him and keep an eye out for his appearance in the new Black Mirror series!
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