James Ballanger

James Ballanger


James trained at Guildford School of Acting and graduated in 2011. His theatre credits include; 'The Bakers Wife' (Union Theatre), 'Peter Pan' (Lyric Theatre) and 'Billy Elliot', 'From Here to Eternity and  'Kinky Boots' all in the West End. Film and TV credits include; 'Southcliffe' (WARP/Channel 4), 'London Road' (Cuba Pictures), 'Queens of Mystery' (Acorn TV) and he just finished filming the film 'Blinded by the Light', directed by Gurinder Chadha.


  • Height: 6' 4 (193cm)
  • Playing Age: 25 - 35
  • Eye Colour: Blue
  • Hair Colour: Light/Mid Brown
  • Hair Length: Short
  • Appearance: White


Blinded by the Light, Passport Official, BendIt Films, (director: Gurinder Chadha)

London Road, Ensemble, Cuba Pictures/NT (director; Rufus Norris) 

Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire, Irish Quidditch Player/Slytherin Teenager (director: Mike Newell)
Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban, Slytherin Teenager (director: Alfonso Cuarón)
Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets, Hufflepuff Child/Slytherin Child (director: Chris Columbus)
Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone, Hufflepuff Child (director: Chris Columbus)


Queens of Mystery, George, Acorn Tv/Sly Fox Productions (director: Ian Emes)

Southcliffe, Policeman, Wrap/Channel 4 (director; Sean Durkin) 


Kinky Boots, Ensemble/Cover Don and George, Adelphi Theatre, (director; Jerry Mitchell)

Billy Elliot, Ensemble/Cover Davey, Victoria Palace Theatre/Working Title, (director; Stephen Daldry)

From Here to Eternity, Private Byrd U/S Sgt. Galovitch, Sgt Judson, (director; Tamara Harvey 

My Lands Shore (workshop), Ensemble, Galloways (dir: Tim Welton)

Jesus Christ Superstar, Ensemble, Lyjubljana Festival, Bronowski Productions (dir: Mykal Rand)

Peter Pan Workshop, Big White Panther, Lyric Theatre, Ladida Productions (director:Christian Durham)
Tommy, Mr Simpson/U/S Uncle Ernie/Pinball Champion, English Theatre Frankfurt (director: Ryan McBryde/Drew McOnie)
The Baker's Wife, Barnaby, The Union Theatre (director: Michael Strassen)
Fiddler on the Roof, Lazar Wolf, (u/s Tevye), GSA, (director: Kenn Oldfield)
The Full Monty, Harold Nicholls, GSA, (director: Gerry Tebbutt)
The Light in the Piazza, Roy Johnson, GSA, (director: Gerry Tebbutt)

James Ballanger