Paul Copley

British Actor

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Doctors

Doctors

BBC TV drama series set in a busy Midlands practice following the turbulent lives and loves of the staff and patients.
In upcoming episode ‘One Fine Day’ by Helen Farrall directed by Dan Wilson - Paul plays Ernie, an elderly man determined to care and provide for his wife.

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Henry Bramble

The Infectious Imagination Of Henry Bramble

Writer/director Derek Boyes has announced that his short: The Infectious Imagination Of Henry Bramble will have its world premiere in competition in Los Angeles, at the L.A. Shorts International Film Festival in July - the 'Adventure’ category.
LA Shorts, celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, ranks among the most prestigious and largest short film festivals in the world. The festival is accredited by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, BAFTA, and the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.
Henry is played by Archie Lyndhurst who tragically passed away last year. Paul plays Great Uncle Geoffrey - retired judge and would-be writer.
It will be presented on the 4th July and it’s possible to obtain (small fee involved) a pass to watch the complete lineup of films below:

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Heterophobia

Heterophobia

Paul recently appeared at London's new Turbine Theatre at Battersea Power Station.
The performance was a two-hander rehearsed reading with Maureen Lipman in a new play called Heterophobia written by Ross Berkeley Simpson and directed by Scott Le Crass.
Gays are the majority. Straights are illegal. Thanks to a population explosion, the UK government began to actively encourage gay relationships. Decades later, being gay is the law, babies are born only by government sanctioned IVF and anyone found harbouring heterosexual tendencies is punished severely in a correctional facility.

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Downton2

Downton Abbey 2

Here comes ‘Downton Abbey 2’!
...For all the latest news visit:
Facebook: @DowntonAbbey
Twitter: @DowntonAbbey
Instagram: @DowntonAbbey_Official
#DowntonAbbey2

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Cats

Cats Protection

Cats Protection is celebrating the first anniversary of Hands Free Homing – which was launched in response to lockdown restrictions and has successfully and safely rehomed over 20,000 cats around the UK so far! Prospective owners browse available cats on the charity’s website and send in an application so they can be matched with the best cat for them and their home, chosen cats are then delivered using socially distant measures by a team of Cats Protection volunteers. Not only 20,000 in-need cats and kittens have found new homes but thousands of people have found beloved feline companions.

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The Archers

The Archers

Although lockdown means that currently episodes must be recorded remotely, away from the studio in Birmingham, the hard work and expertise of the whole BBC Team enables The Archers to continue to engross and entertain.
BBC Radio Four Monday to Thursday, omnibus Sunday.
Paul plays Leonard Berry.

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Coronation Street

Coronation Street

Evelyn (Maureen Lipman) and Arthur's often fraught relationship continues to develop in episodes airing from 30th December.
Paul plays Arthur.

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The Archers

The Archers

BBC Radio 4 is celebrating 70 years of The Archers. Here’s a link to special programmes to be broadcast from 1st January as part of those celebrations. The Archers officially launched on 1st January 1951.
ARCHERS AT 70
And over 19,000 episodes later, for stories and features about The Archers, and a Who’s Who of characters in 2021 click 'more' below.
Paul plays Leonard Berry

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TIE

Cats Protection

Cats Protection’s new Christmas animation - Casper’s Magical Journey - premiered on the Cats Protection website at 12 noon on 25th November.
You can find out more about this remarkable short film and about the work of Cats Protection by clicking the image.
Last year, Cats Protection helped reunite 2,500 cats with their owners, so cats like Casper could find their way home.
Paul is proud to support the work of Cats Protection. This year, they’re encouraging everyone to follow Casper’s Magical Journey and rediscover the magic of Christmas.

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Ropeless

Ropeless

Ropeless has won Best Abruzzo Short at the 38th Sulmona International Film Festival in Sulmona, Italy. Ropeless was directed by Andrea Carrino who also wrote & edited this very accomplished short film.
Shooting took place on location and the Italian Apennine plateau greatly helps the surreal aspects of the film. The story concerns the work and worries of Larry, ageing laundryman extraordinaire.
The cast of three includes Francesco Gordano and Antonio Banno.
Paul plays Larry.

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ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

Paul is proud to have judged the amazing photos in this year’s ABF The Soldiers’ Charity competition, they’re all available to see now in the new 2021 calendar. Perfect Christmas gift, just search #soldierscharityshop and plenty more in their Christmas catalogue.
Covid restrictions may mean less of a family Christmas this year, but it can still be special. Gifts from #soldierscharityshop will always bring joy and you’ll be helping soldiers, veterans and their families.

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Tom Wrigglesworth

Tom Wrigglesworth’s Hang-Ups

BBC Radio 4 is currently broadcasting series 4 of Tom Wrigglesworth’s Hang Ups at 7:15 on Sundays.
It’s possible to listen to all 5 series of this quirky, genuinely funny radio sitcom on BBC Sounds.
Paul plays Tom’s dad, Richard Wrigglesworth.

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Coronation Street

Coronation Street

Coronation Street 60th Anniversary Year 1960 - 2020
… and Royal Mail have issued special stamps to mark this historic milestone.
Filming of life on the cobbles has resumed with appropriate safeguards in place, and the tentative relationship between Evelyn Plummer and Arthur Medwin looks set to continue its cautious progress!
Paul plays Arthur.

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