Alex Hassell

Alex Hassell played Prince Hal in Henry IV Part I & II, and is currently playing the title role in Henry V at The Royal Shakespeare Company.

Theatre includes: Troilus & Cressida (The Wooster Group), The Caretaker (BAM/Theatre Royal Bath/Liverpool Everyman), Cardenio, The City Madam, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Othello (RSC), The Seagull, Hamlet (The Factory), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Orchestra of The Age of Enlightenment), Turandot (Hampstead Theatre), I Am Shakespeare (Chichester Festival Theatre), The Tempest, The Storm, Measure for Measure (Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre), Death of a Salesman, Blood and Ice (Royal Lyceum), Hardcore, Medea (Pleasance Theatre).

Television includes: Silent Witness, Way To Go, Big Thunder, Life of Crime, Jo, Hustle, Miranda, Love Soup, Robin Hood, Bonkers!, Torchwood, Murphy’s Law, Kenneth Tynan: In Praise of Hardcore, The Private Lives of Samuel Pepys, Murder in Mind, Boudica, Death in Holy Orders, Danielle Cable: Eye Witness, Hawkins, The Queen of Swords.

Film includes: Miss In Her Teens, Anonymous, The Sick House, Cold Mountain, Calendar Girls.

Radio includes: The Changeling.

Directing includes: As You Like It (Sprite Productions), Boiling Frogs, Round 2 (The Factory), 50/50 (Hampstead Theatre).

Alex is Founding Artistic Director of The Factory.

Photo credit: Faye Thomas