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John Last is an award winning actor, voiceover and director. Based in London, he has acted in films and theatre and his voice is regularly heard on UK TV for the likes of BT Sport, Discovery, itv, History & TruTV.


John is also founder of The Forgotten Shakespeare Project.

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The Times 

"John Last, oozing jocular menace"


The Stage

“a poisonous and terrifying John Last


West End Frame

“a chilling character played brilliantly by John Last”


Time Out

"The scenes between Lucy Roslyn & John Last crackle with menace”

Chicken Shop

Best London Fringe Production

King John

Nomination, Off West End Awards

British Theatre Guide

“John Last is Excellent”


London Theatre

“Quite simply, excellent”


The Public Reviews

“John Last is heart-breaking”

John recently reopened the Bush Theatre in THE INTERROGATION OF SANDRA BLAND (Black Lives Black Words). He was also Angus in NEVILLE'S ISLAND for the 60th Anniversary celebration of the Stephen Joseph Theatre.


Recently, John was acclaimed as Leko in CHICKEN SHOP at PARK THEATRE. 4 STARS (The Times). Winner BEST LONDON FRINGE PRODUCTION - West End Frame.


He also won awards for his portrayal of Hubert in his self directed Short Film, KING JOHN.