Knights of Drama was co-founded by film-maker Michael Hobdell and actor/writer/director Paul McNeilly with the aim of providing actors with high quality headshots and showreels at an affordable cost. The cost of being an actor are constantly on the rise, we at Knights of Drama have taken that into consideration with our packages.
Michael studied photography at Central St. Martins and as a film-maker he was trained by directors: Chris Thomas & Patrick Tucker, as well as being mentored by Paul McNeilly.
Michael's film credits include: Dilemma; All That Could Have Been (animation); Not Angels & Devils; Ritual (Screened at the BFI IMAX); In The Fade, White Witch, Connections, and is currently filming a web series titled 'I, Schemmings.'
He showcased 'Chugger' at Sadler's Wells Theatre; 'Eddy No Hands' at The Pleasance Theatre; and co-directed 'Cherry Picnic' at Theatre Asylum, Hollywood Fringe Festival.
Paul McNeilly is a highly accomplished film, TV and theatre actor, playwright and director. Paul trained as an actor at The Poor School in London, with some of the most accomplished teachers of the time. Always incredibly popular, Paul has been able to maintain a high quality and varied acting career spanning over 20 years.
Over sixty TV credits to his name including: Our Friends In The North, Taggart, A Respectable Trade, Eleven Men Against Eleven, The Knock (two series), Lock, Stock: The Series, Holby City (Christmas Special), McCready and Daughter, The Bill (multiple appearances), Dennis Potter's Cold Lazarus, Running Late (Screen One)
Feature films include: Outlaw, Saxon, Zebra Crossings, This Is Essex, Mike Bassett: England Manager Shopping and Black Beauty. Plus many more!