Photos with John Weaver
BiographyManchester, England, UK
English actor John Weaver was born in Manchester on the 5th of February 1985. He was educated at St Matthew's High School and went on to Xaverian College in 2002 after dropping out of Loreto College and spending almost a year working in Spain at the age of 17. Throughout his education he studied English literature and Drama & Theatre studies then went on to attend various acting classes throughout the North West of England but didn't begin a professional acting career until 2009. Read more... The Hive (2010) and When the Dust Settles (2011), both of which went on to win Shooting People's 'Film of the Month' after screenings at the London Short Film Festival with 'The Hive' also appearing at BAFTA and going on to be nominated for a world Vimeo award in 2012. During 2011 he filmed for roles in ITV's Emmerdale and the BBC's Waterloo Road as well as Buzz Dish (2012); a sit com pilot co-written and directed by Dave Spikey which went on to win the Audience Vote Award at Cofilmic. During 2012 John filmed the sit com pilot Scrims (2012) with Lime Pictures as well as appearing in the BBC's 'Turn Up The Talent' showcase. In 2013 he featured in two episodes of Hollyoaks as well as a number of short films entered in to Virgin Media Shorts, Collabor8te and Encounters. In 2014 John was seen in the feature film The Last Showing (2014) as well as working with ITV as part of their trainee director scheme. In 2015 John made his fourth appearance in ITV's Emmerdale and was nominated for a Manchester Theatre Award. Later this year he can be seen in Lapse of Honour (2015) and starring in the new music video from Manchester band 'Stolen Haven'. John is represented by Philippa Howell Personal Management.