Welcome to www.jamescotter.co.uk the website of the actor, writer and director James Cotter.
Based in the South West of England, James has experience in feature films, TV, short films, theatre, commercials and radio. He played a Russian Solider in the Hollywood blockbuster World War Z starring Brad Pitt. A riverboat tourist in The Wedding Video directed by Nigel Cole of Calendar Girls fame and starring Robert Webb and Miriam Margolyes. A prisoner in The Sweeney starring Ray Winstone. For TV he played a barman in Skins for E4 and a mourner in Wakey Wakey for ITV. Theatrical credits as Mr. Barton in Bill Kenwright's Agatha Christie's Witness For The Prosecution at The Princess Theatre Torquay. James in the musical Jesus Christ Superstar at The Exeter Northcott. Bill Kenwright's European Tour of Evita at The Bath Theatre Royal and The Bristol Hippodrome. Max in Cabaret at The Sidmouth Manor Pavilion. Prince Li-Tong in The Torture Garden at The Barnfield Theatre. The Baron in Jack and the Beanstalk in a UK tour. Herr Zeller in The Sound of Music at The Exeter Northcott. He has appeared at The Laugh Out Loud Festival as part of the comedy improvisation group Improperly at The City Gate, Exeter and is performing monthly shows with Improperly in the South West. He’s currently playing Bartholomew/Biondello in William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew and Reg in Alan Ayckbourn's Round and Round the Garden, both touring productions. James also co-starred in BBC Radio Devon's A Comic Review of the Year.
Sun 8th July - Broadwoodwidger, Garden Performance
Sat 14th July - Forder, Near Saltash
Sun 22nd July - Hannah's at Seale Hayne, Newton Abbot
Sun 29th July - Hatherleigh Festival
Sun 5th August - Sterts, Upton Cross
Thur 21st June - Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth (open air)
Friday 22nd June - Barnfield Theatre, Exeter
Thur 28th June - Carlton Theatre, Teignmouth
Fri 29th June - Bishopsteignton (open air)
Sat 30th June - New Hall, Tiverton