Born in London, Simon is best known for his portrayal of Tony Fazackerley in PUPPY LOVE for the BBC and as Intergalactic Black Marketeer, Dorium Maldovar in the BBC’s hugely successful – DOCTOR WHO. Simon has covered the whole spectrum of the industry; everything from Shakespeare to Panto, Musicals to Farce, equally at home with Comedy and Drama.
Simon has been Co-Host on The No-Name Trivia Show with Joseph McGrail-Bateup and Paul Boultwood since 2020. He has the Award Winning ‘Simon Says’ section. He produces his own Simon Says VLOGS on YouTube and Simon Says Sci-Fi for The Legend of the Traveling TARDIS show fronted by Christian Basel based in Florida.
Other Credits include:
Television: Dr Who, Getting On, Afterlife, Love Soup, One Foot in the Grave, Doctors, Sedgfield Park, 99-1, Hale & Pace, The Good Guys, The Bill, Crimewatch Factfile and London's Burning.
Films: The Great Director (playing the Ghost of Alfred Hitchcock), Pundemic, Les Misérables, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (The Fat Friar), Sweet Thing, An Ungentlemanly Act, Beg! Arrivederci Millwall.
Theatre: Includes, Exclusive - with Paul Scofield, Eileen Atkins and Alec McCowen, The Busybody, The Emperor of the Moon, An Inspector Calls, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth and his one man play Hamlet: Tragedy of a Fat Man by Paddy Gormley.
Simon’s voice a regularly put to good use as Radio Presenter and Narrator. For Big Finish…. Gallifrey V and an Iris Wildthyme story – A Lift in Time – and The Eleventh Doctor Chronicles, reprising the role of Dorium Maldovar in 2018 and again in 2021 in the second series of Jenny. Simon also lends his voice to the spoof animation Doctor Stew and a regular for the American Audio series – Hawk Chronicles.
As a writer Simon has written shows a semi-autobiographical trilogy. ‘My Dalek Has a Puncture’ is a light-hearted show highlighting Simon’s experiences leading up to being offered the role of ‘Dorium Maldovar’.
Fantastic Books Publishing have published Simon’s wonderful collection of self-deprecating anecdotes under the same title, ‘My Dalek Has A Puncture’. Including Audiobook. ‘My Dalek Has Another Puncture’ published in November 2019 and ‘Let Zygons Be Zygons’ published November 2021.
Simon appeared in Happy Potter House Tournament Quiz fronted by Helen Mirren in November 2021.
For entertainers keen on developing stage performance, Simon is bringing his own magic to this event by presenting a lecture based on his experiences and knowledge with his one-man show.