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Zubin Varla

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Nicholas Gall

Zubin Varla

Zubin was most recently seen on stage playing Felice in Tennessee Williams’ THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY at the Hampstead Theatre and has previously played the leading role of Dysart in EQUUS in the West End. He was also Olivier Award nominated for his performance in ‘Fun Home’.

As well as being a leading light in theatre, Zubin has also had regular and recurring roles on DEEP STATE for Fox, WILL for TNT, OUR GIRL for the BBC and in Sky’s STRIKE BACK. He has recently wrapped a multi-episodic role in an upcoming series for Disney+.

 

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Stage

Title Role Production Director
THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY Felice Hampstead Theatre Sam Yates
EQUUS Martin Dysart ETT Ned Bennett
GHOST QUARTET Monk Boulevard Theatre Bill Buckhurst
FUN HOME Bruce Young Vic Sam Gold
POISON HE Orange Tree Theatre Paul Miller
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Oberon/Theseus Shakespeare's Globe Emma Rice
THE UNKNOWN ISLAND The Gate Theatre Ellen McDougall
MEASURE FOR MEASURE Vincentio, the Duke Young Vic Joe Hill-Gibbins
DARA Title Role National Theatre Nadia Fall
THE EL TRAIN Steve Hoxton Hall Sam Yates/Ruth Wilson
DON JUAN COMES BACK FROM THE WAR Don Juan Finborough/NT Studio Andrea Ferran
THE CHANGELING Deflores Young Vic Joe Hill-Gibbons
TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Thersites RSC/Wooster Group Mark Ravenhill/Elizabeth Le Compte
DONJUAN COMES BACK FROM THE WAR Don Juan Finborough Theatre/NT Studio Andrea Ferran
INTO THY HANDS John Donne Jericho House
WAR HORSE Friedrich National Theatre Marianne Elliott/Tom Morris
TWELFTH NIGHT Feste Donmar in the West End Michael Grandage
PARADISE REGAINED Matt Royal Court Mark Ravenhill
ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE National Theatre Katie Mitchell
THE ENCHANTMENT Gustave Alland National Theatre Paul Miller
THE LIFE OF GALILEO Little Monk National Theatre Howard Davies
JULIUS CAESAR Brutus RSC/Lyric Hammersmith David Farr
THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Thurio RSC Fiona Buffini
CYRANO DE BERGERAC Christian National Theatre Howard Davies
AMADEUS Mozart City of London Sinfonia/Barbican
HELLO AND GOODBYE Johnny Treatment Theatre Company Paul Robinson
MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN Saleem RSC Tim Supple
CHESS Frederick Rossen/Ronnow Productions Craig Revel Horwood
TEETH 'N' SMILES Wilson Sheffield Theatres Anna Mackmin
IN THE SOLITUDE OF COTTONFIELDS The Client ATC Gordon Anderson
THE TEMPEST Caliban RSC James MacDonald
ANTIGONE Haemon/Guard Donmar at the Old Vic Declan Donellan
BARTHOLEMEW FAIR Winwife RSC Laurence Boswell
ROBERTO ZUCCO Roberto Zucco RSC James MacDonald
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Judas RUG/Lyceum Theatre Gail Edwards
FAUST Euphorion/Devil RSC Michael Bogdanov
ROMEO AND JULIET Romeo RSC Adrian Noble
BEAUTIFUL THING Jamie Bush Theatre/ Duke of Yorks Hettie MacDonald
IN THE HEART OF AMERICA Remzi Bush Theatre Dominic Dromgoole
ROMEO AND JULIET Romeo Regent's Park Open Air Judi Dench
LADY BE GOOD Jack Robinson Regent's Park Open Air Ian Talbot

Television

Title Role Production Director
HOLBY CITY Rafi Raza BBC1 Various Directors
DEEP STATE Alexander Said Fox Network Various Directors, Hilary Bevan-Jones (Producer)
WILL Edward Kelly Turner Network Television (TNT) Shekhar Kapur/Elliott Lester/Magnus Martens
OUR GIRL Quaseem BBC Anthony Philipson
STRIKE BACK III Leo Kamali HBO/Sky/Left Bank Pictures Michael J. Bassett
GARROW'S LAW Vallot BBC1 Bryn Higgins
HUSTLE DI Silk BBC/Kudos Iain B. MacDonald
LITTLE DORRIT Daniel Doyce BBC Dearbhla Walsh, Various Roles
SILENT WITNESS DS Ashar BBC Michael Offer
SPOOKS Ahmed BBC Ulrich Riley
TWELFTH NIGHT OR WHAT YOU WILL Feste Channel 4 Tim Supple
CROCODILE SHOES Ronnie BBC David Richards

Feature Film

Title Role Production Director
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Theseus / Oberon BBC Emma Rice & Ian Russell
MAD, SAD AND BAD Hardeep Moxie 1 Ltd Avie Luthra
Zubin recently completed a successful run playing "Bruce" in the acclaimed (Tony Award winning) musical FUN HOME at the Young Vic - for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award as Best Actor in a Musical. He has recently been seen on US TV in 'WILL' - a series for TNT, directed and produced by Shekhar Kapur and as 'Said' in DEEP STATE - an 8 x l hr espionage thriller for Fox Network TV, produced by Hilary Bevan-Jones with various directors.