Nathan Head Biography
Welcome to the official website of British actor Nathan Head, best known for his leading roles in the horror movies Theatre Of Fear and Exorcist Chronicles. Theatre Of Fear entered the Asda DVD charts at number 19, maintaining a position in the top 40 for two weeks, and Exorcist Chronicles gained a lot of recognition in North America upon its release via Time Warner Cable. Both films received fantastic reviews from publications such as Silver Screen magazine, Scream Magazine and Rue Morgue magazine as well as being featured in The Guardian and Fangoria Magazine. Exorcist Chronicles' popularity led to Nathan appearing on the BBC to talk about his career in the horror genre, and he later contributed to the 2015 horror statistics book "What's Your Favorite Scary Movie?" alongside such names as Joe Dante, Michael Berryman and Fred Dekker. More recently Nathan Head appeared in the Sony Pictures killer doll movie The Toymaker and the science-fiction drama Portal, The Toymaker was showcased on Sky Cinema in the Sky Store as well as entering the HMV DVD Premiere charts at number 3, and Portal was the first original content to be exclusively commissioned & part-funded by social media platform DailyMotion, it previewed at Raindance & MCM London ComicCon and was later distributed on-demand, where it received nine out of ten stars from leading sci-fi magazine Starburst and still continues to be a favourite among viewers. Nathan continues to work on various feature film projects across the country including Blaze Of Gory, Blood Curse: The Haunting Of Alicia Stone, Blood Curse II: Asmodeus Rises, Troma's Grindsploitation: The Movie, Scarlett Cross: Agents Of D.E.A.T.H., Ouijageist: The Beginning, Die-Gest: Flesh Feast, Tearful Surrender and Virus Of The Dead. Fans of the horror genre can also catch Nathan Head playing Pathologist Colin Green in Steve Lawson's Hellriser, due for release in October 2017 with 88 Films.
Nathan Head originally trained in Manchester, where he took acting classes at the Actors Centre and attended regular acting workshops while working in local independence productions and fringe theatre to help build up his credits and establish himself as a performer on the entertainment scene. After working on the cult BBC science-fiction show Doctor Who, Nathan starred in the five-star comedy play Battered Egos at the Salford Arts Theatre and the recognition from this 2008 performance led to Nathan being cast as the antagonist Raymond Korkinsky in the award-winning comedy film Mark Macready And The Archangel Murders. The Archangel Murders was labelled "British independent film at it's best" and became an overnight success, it got a limited UK cinema release supporting Someone's Knocking At The Door over the 2009 hallowe'en weekend as well as having scenes broadcast on Sky Television and later being shown at the prestigious 63rd Festival De Cannes in 2010, Nathan also voiced a character in the animated spinoff Underworld Tales. From 2011 Nathan Head started to work steadily in the field of horror when he did a few projects with Europe's biggest scare entertainment production company AtmosFEAR! Entertainment Group, he could be seen playing Gauntley the Butler in the video for their FEARooms immersive experience and he modelled as the mummy Khamundi in photos for the scare attraction Terror Tomb: Curse Of Khamundi at the UK's top-rated theme park Scare Kingdom in Lancashire, photos from the King Khamundi shoot were also later used to promote AtmosFEAR's Scream School scareactor training programme.
To view contact details as well as a full list of Nathan Head's credits to date, visit one of the Résumé links at the top of this page, or browse the Film Gallery for details on each production as well as exclusive stills and behind-the-scenes images.