Bernard Lloyd



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The Young Victoria Dir: Jean-Marc Vallée


Now Is Not The End Dir: Katie Lewis
Arcola Theatre
Last Confession Dir: Jonathan Church
World Tour 2014: Toronto, Los Angeles, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney
King Lear Dir: Ian Brown
West Yorkshire Playhouse
Imagine This Dir: Timothy Sheader
New London Theatre
Last Confession Dir: David Jones
Chichester Festival Theatre & Theatre Royal Haymarket
Prayda Dir: Jonathan Church
Chichester Fest Theatre & Birmingham Rep Theatre
Nicholas Nicklebey Dir: Jonathan Church & Phillip Franks
Chichester Fest Theatre
Johnson Over Jordan Dir: Jude Kelly
West Yorkshire P.House
Still Time Dir: Sarah Frankcom
Royal Exchange
Give Me Your Answer Do Dir: Ben Twist
Lyric Theatre Belfast
Mother Courage Dir: Ben Twist
Contact Th, Manchester
Travels With My Aunt Dir: Theatre Royal, York
Tale Of Two Cities Dir: Mathew Francis
Greenwich Theatre
Le Cid Dir: Jonathan Kent
Royal National Theatre
The Threepenny Opera Dir: Annie Casteldine
Contact Th, Manchester
Fiddler On The Roof Dir: Matthew Warchus
West Yorkshire
Rosmersholme Dir: Annie Casteldine
The Young Vic
The Seagull Dir: Toby Robertson
Theatre Clwyd, Mold
The Winter's Tale Dir: Michael Bogdanov
ESC World Tour & Aldwych Theatre
Coriolanus Dir: Michael Bogdanov
Educating Rita Dir: Theatre Clwyd, Mold
Anthony & Cleopatra No.1. National Tour
The Piggy Bank Dir: Sue Todd
Derby Playhouse & Greenwich Theatre
King Lear ACTER
A Chorus Of Disapproval Theatre Clwyd & National Tour
JJ Farr Dir: Ronald Eyre
London Theatre
The Bells Are Ringing Dir: John Doyle
Everyman, Cheltenham
Balmoral BOV, Cambridge & Singapore
(1 Year One)
The Dominion Theatre
The Possessed Dir: Yuri Llubimov
The Almeida Theatre, Tour of France, Italy & Filmed for C4.
The Fawn Dir: Giles Block
National Theatre
Educating Rita Dir: Nick Kent
The Palace, Watford
Beggars Opera Dir: Robin Phillips
Northcott, Exeter
The Three Sisters Dir: Peter James
Crucible, Sheffield
The Duchess Of Malfi Dir: Keith Hack
Triumph Apollo Prods
Autumn Garden The Palace, Watford
St Joan
(with Eileen Atkins)
Dir: John Dove
The Old Vic
Man & Superman Dir: Peter Dews
Arts Centre, Ottawa
Arms & The Man Birmingham
Equus Dir: Peter Dews
The Importance Of Being Earnest Dir: Peter Dews
Measure For Measure Dir: Nick Barter
The Devil Is An Ass Dir: Stuart Burge
Birmingham Rep, Edinburgh Festival & National Theatre
Widowers Houses Dir: Ronald Eyre
Stratford East
Something Nasty In The Woodshed  
Jorrocks Dir: BBC TV, The New Theatre, London
London Assurance Dir: Ronald Eyre


A Midsummer Night's Dream Barbican & RSC Tour
A Christmas Carol RSC Barbican
Twelfth Night RSC Stratford
Wallenstein Dir: Tom Albery
Richard II Dir: Ron Daniels
A Winters Tale Dir: Ronald Eyre
A Doll's House Dir: Adrian Noble
The Barbican
Poppy Dir: Terry Hands
The Barbican
Henry IV Part 1 Dir: Trevor Nunn
Henry IV Parts 1 & 2 Dir: Bill Alexander
Regional Tour
Money Dir: Bill Alexander
London Assurance Dir: Ronald Eyre
RSC Tour of Toronto, Detroit, Washington & NY
Titus Andronicus Dir: John Barton
Much Ado About Nothing Dir: Trevor Nunn
Troilus & Cressida Dir: John Barton
The Silver Tassle Dir: David Jones
The Duchess of Malfi Dir: Clifford Williams
The Merchant of Venice Dir: Terry Hands
Henry V Dir: John Barton
The Lower Depths Dir: David Jones
Murder In The Cathedral Dir: Terry Jones
Island Of The Mighty Dir: David Jones
Romeo & Juliet Dir: Terry Hands
Love's Labours Lost Dir: David Jones


Midsummer Night's Dream Dir: David William
Love's Labour Lost Dir: David William
Much Ado About Nothing Dir: David William


Midsummer Murders Dir: Simon Langton
Bentley Productions
Lewis - Dark Matter Dir: Bille Eltringham
Casualty Dir: Keith Boak
Trial & Retribution Dir: Stefan Schwarz
La Plante Productions
A Christmas Carol Dir: David Jones
Scrooge Prods
Coronation Street
(4 Episodes)
Dir: Granada TV
Pavements Of Gold Dir: Eryl Phillips
Opus TV
McCallum Dir: Richard Holthouse
Food For Ravens Dir: Trevor Griffiths & Pedr James
BBC Wales
Casualty Dir: Indre Bohse
Poirot LWT
A Few Selected Exits Dir: Tristram Powell
BBC Cardiff
A Dangerous Man Dir: Chris Menaul
Zenith Films
The Man From The Pru Dir: BBC TV
Under Milk Wood Dir: South Bank Show
Inspector Morse Dir: Herbie Wise
Bust Dir: LWT
Lytton's Diary Dir: Thames TV
Twelfth Night Dir: Open University
The Signalman Dir: Lawrence Gordon
The Love School Dir: BBC TV


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“Bernard Lloyd brings home the physical and mental agonies of Gloucester in an eye-gouging scene so gruesome you’d need a heart of stone not to flinch at it.” - Dominic Cavendish (The Telegraph)

“Lear seems really to see himself in the empty eye-sockets of Bernard Lloyd’s fine Gloucester; the two old men sitting together in a wilderness of space make up one of the enduring images of the evening.” - Susannah Clapp (The Guardian)

“The transition is especially impressive as it is paired with his blinded father, the Earl of Gloucester, played tenderly by Bernard Lloyd.” - Samuel Payne (


Training: RADA

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