One man in his time plays many parts

Biography, trivia, articles and interviews


This is excellent sport, i' faith!

On the big screen


Let it play on; give me excess of it

Radio, audiobooks and all things vocal


Since you know you cannot see yourself so well as by reflection

Promotional images, rehearsal pictures, events and fanart

Latest Twitter

Latest News

Rutherford and Son: reviews

Roger Allam and Anjana Vasan © National Theatre & Johan Persson

Find out what the critics had to say about Roger Allam’s performance as John Rutherford in Rutherford and Son at the Lyttelton Theatre (National Theatre), London… Allam is all brooding magnificence as the bearded ogre, a cross between a feudal overlord with shades… Read More…

Upcoming Events

28 Jun, 2019

Roger Allam reflects on the challenges and rewards of playing John Rutherford in the new production of Rutherford and Son.
Starts at 4pm. Click for tickets

02 Jun, 2019

The School for Scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan airs on BBC Radio 3 at 7:30 PM, listen here.

16 May, 2019

Githa Sowerby’s Rutherford and Son will appear in a new staging at the Lyttelton Theatre. Extended until 3 August 2019. Tickets and info.

10 Feb, 2019

DI Thursday is back! New series of Endeavour starts on ITV at 8 PM.