Simon trained as an actor later in life doing a post graduate intensive training London Centre for Theatre Studies. Since finishing his training in 2007 he has done a mixture of short film, commercials and television as well as stage. He has recently finished appearing with acting legends Tom Conti and Ben Whitrow in Rough Justice. Simon also works with a charity recording a ‘talking newspaper’ for the sight impaired. His voice could be described as richly resonant. Accents include RP, heightened RO, London, standard Irish, Scottish, Northern and Midlands.