Theatre credits include: Press (Theatre Royal Bath); The Importance Of Being Earnest (Vaudeville); The Last Confession (World Tour); Long Day's Journey Into Night (Apollo); All My Sons (Apollo); Complicit (Old Vic); The Last Confession (West End and Chichester); Once in A Lifetime (National); Man and Boy (West End and No. 1 Tour); The Play What I wrote (West End); Amadeus (West End, London and Broadway); Saturday, Sunday, Monday (Chichester Festival Theatre); Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Aldwych; Awarded Critic's Circle Award, nominated for Evening Standard Award and Olivier Award for Best Actor); What a Performance (Plymouth Theatre Royal and Queens); Oleanna (Royal Court and Duke of York's; Awarded Royal Variety Club Best Actor award); Timon of Athens (Young Vic; Awarded Evening Standard Best Actor Award); Separation (Hampstead and Comedy; Olivier nomination for Best Actor); Othello, The Merchant of Venice, The Tempest, Richard II, Measure for Measure (RSC; all nominated for Olivier Best Actor Award); David has also acted extensively in the Regional Theatres including Liverpool, Birmingham, Chester, Exeter, Edinburgh Festival, Chichester Festival.
Television credits include: Press (BBC One); Capitaine Marleau, Sang et Lumiere (Canal+); Urban Myths: The Dali & The Cooper (Sky Arts); Peter Pan Goes Wrong; Doctor Who; Decline & Fall; Maxwell, Dracula, The Way We Live Now, Separation, Bingo, Once in a Lifetime, The Muse, The Series, Murder In Mind - ‘Teacher’, George Carmen QC, NCS: Manhunt, Secret Agent, Victoria & Albert (BBC), Blott on the Landscape (BBC; Best Actor, BAFTA), The Life of Freud (BBC; Best Actor, RTS Awards), Agatha Christie's Poirot (ITV Productions/ Granada TV/A & E Television Networks; LWT; Best Actor nomination, BAFTA); Great Expectations, Richard II (BBC 2); Hidden (Origin Pictures /BBC 1); Going Postal (Sky); Diverted (TV film Shaftesbury Films/Big Tree Productions); Flood (Power); A Bear Named Winnie (Powercorp Prods.); Henry VIII (Granada TV); RKO281 (HBO), Seesaw, Playing Shakespeare, Ulysses (LWT); Solomon (Lux & TNT USA); Moses (Lux & TNT USA); Cause Celebre (Anglia).
Film credits include: American Assassin, Effie, The Bank Job, Act of God, Foolproof, The In-Laws, Live From Baghdad, Sabotage, Wing Commander, A Perfect Murder, Sunday, Deadly Voyage, Executive Decision, The Lucona Affair, Big Foot and the Hendersons, When the Whales Came, Iron Eagle, Gulag, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Song for Europe (Channel 4 - Best Actor Award, RTS Awards); Falcon and the Snowman, The Last Innocent Man (HBO; Awarded Best Actor for Ace Awards); Red Monarch (Channel 4; Best Actor Award, Marseilles Film Festival); A World Apart (Working Title; Nominated for Best Actor BAFTA).
Radio credits include: The Kreutzer Sonata (Best Actor Award); Never Been Kissed in the Same Place Twice, Ironhand, First Night Impressions, The Merchant of Venice, Richard II, Debussy, Gorky on Tolstoy/Gorky on Chekhov, Wilkie Collins – Rich Pickings, The Shout, Rosenburg in the Trenches and Life of Chekov.
Other: David is an Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company and a Member of the Fight Directors Association of Great Britain.