Iestyn Arwel
Currently Appearing in:

Can be seen in BURN, BURN, BURN- also, series regular on ROWND A ROWND

BIOGRAPHY

Iestyn trained at Drama Centre London and holds a BA in Acting. Born into a Welsh speaking family in rural West Wales, Iestyn spent his childhood performing and competing in local and National Eisteddfods. At the age of 14 he became a member of Dawns Dyfed (a physical theatre company in Wales) which led to his first professional roles as an actor, going on to perform two tours with NYTW. Since graduating Iestyn has appeared in ‘The List’ (Rungano Nyoni’s BAFTA Cymru winning short film) at The Arcola; The Old Vic Tunnels; The Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple; The Octagon, Bolton; The Lion and The Unicorn, Kentish Town, The King’s Head, Islington and Wales Millennium Centre. Iestyn has recently finished working with the original Pythons on Monty Python Live at The O2.

Theatre includes; Monty Python Live (The O2), A Well Remembered Voice (Io Theatre Company), The River Project (Rich Mix), Get That Beat (Tristan Bates Theatre), Once We Lived Here, Quasimodo (The King’s Head, Islington), The Snow Spider (Oval House, London), Sonata, Ma Bili’n Bwrw’r Bronco (Decky Does a Bronco – Wales Millennium Centre and
Tour), While the Sun Shines (Lion and The Unicorn Theatre, London), Piaf, The Winslow Boy, Macbeth (Octagon Theatre, Bolton), Kisses on a Postcard,(Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple), ‘Ave It (Old Vic Tunnels, London), The Emperor Self (The Arcola, London)
Film includes; The List (BAFTA Cymru Best Short Film), Caecelia (Dir. Gabriel Gettman)