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 Killian H Gore's 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 horror anthology Blaze Of Gory, Troma's Grindsploitation: The Movie, 88 Films's Hellriser and the Sony Pictures killer doll film The Toymaker. The Toymaker entered the HMV DVD Premiere charts at number 3 and was later showcased on Sky Cinema in the Sky Store as well as being featured on Lisa Cannon's TV3e entertainment show Box Office on Irish TV, and Hellriser was nominated for 'Best Thriller' at the 2018 National Film Awards. Nathan Head is currently working on a new dinosaur film called Jurassic Predator, due for a Summer 2018 release, and an experimental art film called Tearful Surrender, further details to be announced soon.
Nathan Head originally trained in Manchester, where he took acting classes at the Northern Actors Centre, whos patrons included Sarah Lancashire, Shobna Gulati and Brigit Forsyth, he later attended regular acting workshops at various studios while working in local independent 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.