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Francesca is about to start filming a TV Film version of 'A Christmas Carol' for Runestone Pictures playing Mrs Cratchit.

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Linda Downes
Stopford Agency, 56a Church Road, Barnes, London SW13 0DQ

Phone 0208 7416158

Physical details

Gender: Female

Eye colour: Blue

Hair colour: Blonde

Hair length: Long

Playing age: 25 - 38 years

Actual age: 37

Height: 5ft 2ins

Weight: 51kg

Build: Thin

Location: London

Nationality type: European

Appearance: White

Voice quality: Warm, Piping, Light, Clear

Voice character: Friendly, Enthusiastic, Engaging, Direct, Cheerful, Assured, Amused


Francesca has performed many diverse roles on stage and screen in her professional career which has included everything from Shakespeare to musicals, children's theatre & dark political comedies.

Most recently she has been playing the role of 'Olga' in the critically acclaimed 'Women of Twilight' at The Pleasance London after transferring from The White Bear. Reviewers raved about the strength of performance from the all female ensemble and included What's On London which noted "Camaraderie prevails, not least personified in the charming and adept acting of Francesca Anderson as Olga."

She has also taken principal roles in many pantomimes with one 'Stage' reviewer noting, "Anderson presents an all singing, all dancing Jill (who) oozes stage presence".

Her most watched performance however must be as 'Fizz' in CBBC's ‘Tweenies’, which she played both on the BBC and the nationwide tour. Francesca is glad she brought such fun and colour to the lives of so many children and the odd student!


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Short Film
2017 Jade, Living Without , Zoo Time Productions , Luke Sandifer
2015 Claire, The Lossen , Moon Watcher Media , Colin Skevington
Stage Tour
2017 April, Egg and Spoon , Lyngo Theatre Company , Patrick Lynch
2013 Polly Peachum, Little Victorians , Phileas Fogg , Peter Massey
2012 Polly Peachum, Little Victorians , Phileas Fogg , Peter Massey
2011 Nurse Carvell, This War , Phileas Fogg , Peter Massey
2011 Polly Peachum, Little Victorians , Phileas Fogg , Peter Massey
2007 Cinderella, Cinderella , In the Wings Productions , Kenn Michaels
2006 Rosie, Pals , Spin-Off Theatre Company , Honor Palant
2005 Bet, Our Story , Small Talk Productions , Griff Melhuish
2004 Gaoler's Daughter, Wind in the Willows , Cambridge Touring Theatre , Barry Evans
2004 Bet, Our Story , Spin-Off Theatre Company , Griff Mellhuish
2003 Sandy, Grease , Acle, Italy , Romina Tappi
2001 Fizz, Tweenies Live , Tell Tale Productions , Iain Lauchlan
2017 Presenter, Production Information Video , T-Total Marketing Services , Leonard Tannor
2016 Mandy - Branch Manager, CarPhone Warehouse Training Film , Solutions , Henry Peplow
2016 Customer, Boots News Reel , Vis Media
2014 Victim, Domestic Abuse Campaign , Kent Police , Graham Harrison
2012 Customer, Vauxhall Connexted , Deeper Blue
2016 The Mother, Waking Beauty , Minerva Collective , Fiona King
2016 Gretel, Mother, Witch, Hansel & Gretel , Lyngo Theatre Company , Patrick Lynch
2014 Olga, Women of Twilight , 11F , Jonathan Rigby
2013 Olga, Women of Twilight , 11F , Jonathan Rigby
2012 Leanne, Guess Who I Saw , Oryx Productions , Claire Amias
2009 Pheobe, As You Like It , Carousel Productions , Emily Wade
2009 Beauty, Sleeping Beauty , In The Wings , Kenn Michaels
2008 Jill, Jack and the Beanstalk , In the Wings , Kenn Michaels
2008 Nerine, The Little Mermaid , In The Wings Productions , Liz Burville
2008 Vi Hooper, Under the Eagle , LS1 Productions , Conrad Blakemore
2005 Jill, Jack & The Beanstalk , New World Productions , Guy Pascall
2004 Belle, Sleeping Beauty , Tell Tale Productions , Iain Lauchlan
2004 God, Who Wants to be the Disco King , Lost Theatre Company , Matthew Hahn
2003 Jessica, Three's A Crowd , Drip Action Theatre Company , Bill Brenan
2003 Fairy, Dick Whittington , Tell Tale Theatre Company , Steve Boden
2002 Hymeenie, Hymeenie , Yoda Productions , Diane Lowe
2002 Jaiana, A Coveted Position , Drip Action Theatre Company , Bill Brenan
2002 Alice, From My Tree , Drip Action Theatre Company , Bill Brenan
2002 Stella, Whale Music , Barn Theatre , Victoria Head
2001 Titania, A Midsummer Night's Dream , Spin-Off Theatre Company , Honor Palant
2001 Lillian Holliday, Happy End , Seismic Productions , Margaret Ellis
Rehearsed Reading
2017 Various, Fractions , Thunder's Mouth Theatre , Flloyd Kennedy
2015 Bearjest, Pert & Ralph, The Lucky Chance , Women at Rada 100 , Claire Louise Amias
Voice Over
2016 Voice Over , Connective Tissue , ToyBox Films
2015 Wanda, Billie and the Ghost , Disney
2015 Voice Over, Go Energy Shopping - Ofgem , ToyBox Films
2015 Southern Voice, BBC Skillswise , BBC , Michael Rumblelow
2015 Mum , Toy Car Ad , Tidy Work Studios
2014 Mum, Seasonal Flu Campaign , Formidable Productions , Colin O'Toole
Student Film
2015 999 Operator, The Intruder , Stafford University , Max Hartney & Alex Holmes
2012 Rose, Little Briar Rose , Independent Production
2007 Shiksa, The Mohel From Hell , Sledgehammer with Wings , Ben Ginsberg
2006 Devil Dancer, Lycanthropy , Rotunda Films , Kevin McDonagh
2006 Klara, Game Over , Massive Night's Productions , Georges Petitjean
2006 Samantha, Blood of Brothers , Go Productions , Josh Reid
2005 Celine, Echoes of Despair , Independent Bell , Rachel Bell
2002 Kelly, Open Window , Loormac Productions , Kevin McDonagh
2006 Pipette, London Shadow Show , Brother Wolf , Jonathan Rigby
2002 Fizz, Tweenies , Tell Tale Productions , Iain Lauchlan


Accents & Dialects

Northern, Welsh, Yorkshire, Southern Irish, Standard USA, Liverpool, London*, Essex*, West Country, Rp, Cockney*


Musical Theatre, Belt, Classical

Performance skills

Comedy, Voice Over, Musical Theatre, ADR - Additional Dialogue Recording, Immersive Theatre, Firearms (Basic), Children's Theatre, Actor-Singer*, Unarmed Combat (Basic), Character Actor, Skin Work*, Corporate Roleplay, BADC-Rapier

Vehicle Licenses

Full Clean UK

Other skills

Muscular, Puppetry, Video, Solo Singer, Dancer, Skin Work, Singer, Circus Skills