Neil Morrissey is one of the country’s most popular television actors. Having also acted on stage and screen, Neil has become a well-known and loved personality.
Having graduated from the Guildhall School of Drama, Neil went on to make his name in numerous TV programmes, ranging from Boon to Roll Over Beethoven and Gentlemen and Players to My Summer with Des.
Neil also took the part of Tony in the BBC sitcom, Men Behaving Badly. With seven series, it’s clear the show and its characters became a part of television history, as viewers took them to their hearts.
Good at raising a laugh, Neil has appeared in several comedy series, including Reeves & Mortimer, ITV’s Monkey Trousers, Paradise Heights, Murder in Mind and Carrie and Barry.
Neil also trod the boards in the West End, with the stage version of Victoria Wood’s Acorn Antiques. Acting alongside Julie Walters, Celia Imrie and Duncan Preston. Other West End dramas include Guys & Dolls, and a recent tour of Rain Man.
He has also travelled Jordan on a camel followed by a TV crew, and lived to tell the tale.
More recently has been seen on BBC ONE in the popular drama series, Waterloo Road. The trials and tribulations of making his own beer were documented as he was followed in his endeavours by Channel 4 in Men Brewing Badly. During the 2010 World Cup, he took his love of British beers to South Africa for an ITV series Men Brewing Badly.