Stage roles include Florrie in Andy Capp: The Musical at the Aldwych Theatre. He co-wrote it with Ian La Frenais. [3], In 2000 he began work on reviving the Auf Wiedersehen, Pet series, this time for the BBC. In real life, Val is fellow AWP star Jimmy Nail 's sister. It was shown on TV in 2002 and had 13 million viewers. [1], Nail's partner, Miriam, encouraged him to audition for a television show, and although he had no experience as an actor,[2] he won the role of Leonard Jeffrey "Oz" Osborne on Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, an ITV comedy drama about construction workers on the job, first in Germany, then other countries. Val McLane (born Valerie Bradford; 25 February 1943, in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland) is an English actress, scriptwriter, director and teacher. Her younger brother is musician Jimmy Nail. [citation needed], After the first two series of Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, Nail found himself typecast before creating the detective series Spender, which he co-wrote with Ian La Frenais. His 1994 album Crocodile Shoes was based on the BBC television series of the same name. They have two boys, Tommy and Freddie, and live in London. Ratings were disappointing, around three million, and there was no second series. In 2005, Nail played gamekeeper "Rabbetts" in Danny, the Champion of the World, based on the novel of the same name by Roald Dahl. McLane founded the Live Theatre Company in Newcastle in 1973 with director Geoff Gillham. His father is called Jimmy and his mother is Laura. The series was shown on BBC1. [citation needed] 2020 will see the concerts’ 20th anniversary. [5], "STAGE DOOR RECORDS - ANDY CAPP - Original London Cast (STAGE 9034)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Val_McLane&oldid=966053840, Academics of the University of Sunderland, People associated with the University of Sunderland, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2016, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Actress, scriptwriter, director and teacher, This page was last edited on 4 July 2020, at 23:26. [4] She also appeared in Jane Eyre 1997 and Grace Poole. At that time he played guitar in a rock band called the King Crabs. Stage roles include Florrie in Andy Capp: The Musical at the Aldwych Theatre. [1] His father was a shipyard worker, an amateur boxer, and professional footballer. Other television roles include a role as a secretary in Our Friends in the North. Nail worked in the shipyards and is the son of a shipyard foreman. [4] Big River featured guitarist Mark Knopfler. Nail said "I was very much looking forward to appearing in Sting's The Last Ship, particularly here in my home city, sadly that's not to be." She usually appears in the biannual benefit concert Sunday for Sammy. [citation needed] She was drama leader at the University of Sunderland. [1], Nail's partner, Miriam, encouraged him to audition for a television show even though he had no experience as an actor. His father was an Irish Catholic shipyard worker, amateur boxer, and professional footballer. He is known for his role as Leonard "Oz" Osborne in the hit television show Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, his title role in Spender, and his 1992 number one single, "Ain't No Doubt". In 1994, Nail created, wrote and starred as songwriter Jed Shepherd in the TV series Crocodile Shoes. Another series saw the brickies in Cuba. His sister, Shelagh, died aged 20 when he was 13. Actor Jimmy Nail has split with wife Miriam Jones, it was revealed last night. I was watching Piers Moron with Denise Welch interview and Jimmy Nail just "popped up" and I wanted to know if anyone knows whats he is doing now. It was filmed in Middlesbrough and Arizona in 2001 and aired in 2002, with audience figures of 13 million. [12][13] He reportedly received damages of £30,000. ", In 2004, Nail successfully sued News Group Newspapers and Harper Collins Publishers. [citation needed]. [1] He later used "Nail' as his professional surname. [3] She usually appears in the biannual benefit concert Sunday for Sammy. On Broadway, when ticket sales began to drop, Sting replaced Nail to try to save the musical, but it ended after a short run. The series revolved around a group of teenagers who formed a band just for their own enjoyment, and their parents, who fully expected them to be the next Led Zeppelin. Ten Great Songs and an OK Voice (Papillion, 2001) included cover versions of "Walking on the Moon" by The Police, "Something" by the Beatles, and "Overjoyed" by Stevie Wonder. He was involved in a fight after a football match and was sent to prison. James Michael Aloysius Bradford (born 16 March 1954), known as Jimmy Nail, is an English singer-songwriter, actor, film producer, and television writer. It included cover versions of "Walking on the Moon" by the Police, "Something" by the Beatles, and "Overjoyed" by Stevie Wonder. In real life, Val is fellow AWP star Jimmy Nail's sister. Nail came out of retirement to act and sing in The Last Ship, a musical by Sting about the shipbuilders of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, the hometown of both Nail and Sting. He describes himself as an angry kid who was expelled from secondary school for setting fire to curtains. Nail played Parson Nathaniel in War of the Worlds alongside David Essex at the Dominion Theatre, London in 2016. After this he was called "Nail". He described reading the article as one of the worst experiences of his life. He has had an Ivor Novello nomination for "Ain't No Doubt". His father was a shipyard worker, an amateur boxer, and professional footballer. He described reading the article as one of the worst experiences of his life. She retired from this post in 2008. His sister, Shelagh, died aged 20 when he was 13. Joe McGann replaced him. [11], In 2004, Nail successfully sued News Group Newspapers and Harper Collins Publishers. Nail sang on the Original Broadway Cast Recording and on Sting's album, The Last Ship. Nail said "I was very much looking forward to appearing in Sting's The Last Ship, particularly here in my home city, Sadly that's not to be. [1] He later spent time drinking and fighting. When he was 13, his sister, Shelagh, died at the age of 20. [5][6][7][8][9], He had been due to reprise his role in the UK premiere at Northern Stage on 12 March 2018. She has edited The Prison Plays by Tom Hadaway and released Women in My Past: A Dramatic Monologue, an audio book of dramatic monologue in prose, poetry and song. Nail sang on the film soundtracks for Evita and Still Crazy. The album sold more than one million copies in the UK. [1], From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, "Jimmy Nail | Biography & History | AllMusic", "Sting and Jimmy Nail on the Musical 'The Last Ship, "Sting: 'I betrayed my best friend Jimmy Nail to save my musical, "Sting interview: 'Criticism is part of the job, "The Last Ship (Original Broadway Cast Recording)", "Greenwich's Rob Mathes receives his first Tony Award nomination...", "Casting announced for The War of the Worlds", https://simple.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jimmy_Nail&oldid=6738083, All Wikipedia articles written in British English, Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WorldCat identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. Sting grew up in Wallsend, down the street from the shipyards. James Michael Aloysius Bradford was born in Newcastle upon Tyne. Nail married Miriam Jones. Its just that he was talented singer/actor/writer, Spender was one of After being released he worked in a glass factory. It has recently relocated from the 2000-capacity Newcastle City Hall to the 5000-capacity Newcastle Arena, and Nail made a special guest appearance. But the couple are still friends despite the break-up. [2] His sister Val McLane was a successful actress and later became Head of Drama at Sunderland University. He is an actor and writer, known for Crocodile Shoes (1994), Evita (1996 The album sold more than one million copies in the UK.[4]. In 2008, Nail created and starred as Phil Parker in Parents of the Band. Val McLane was born on February 25, 1943 in Newcastle-on-Tyne, England. [2] His sister, Val McLane, was a successful actress and later became Head of Drama at Sunderland University. In 2020 it will be the concerts’ 20th anniversary. The lawsuit concerned false and defamatory allegations made two years before in an article in News of the World and Nailed, a biography which was the newspaper's source for the claims. With Tim Healy, Nail created the Sammy Johnson Memorial Fund, in memory of their friend and colleagues, established to help young talent in North East England. It revolves around a group of teenagers who form a band just for their own fun, but their parents expect them to be the next Led Zeppelin. To aid this, he participated in the Sunday for Sammy benefit concerts, until workload forced him to resign from the board. [2] He won the role of Leonard Jeffrey "Oz" Osborne in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, an ITV comedy drama about construction workers working abroad in Germany. To aid this, he participated in the Sunday for Sammy benefit concerts, until workload forced him to resign from the board. The show ran for three series from 1990 to 1993 and also produced a tele-film and a novel. The show's producer Karl Sydow stated: "After protracted negotiations carried out in good faith, we regret to announce the production's offer of employment to Jimmy Nail has been withdrawn. When he was 13, his sister, Shelagh, died at the age of 20. The final two-hour instalment was set in Laos. While opening a crate of glass he stood on a six-inch spike that went through his foot and thereafter was called "Nail",[1] a name he later adopted professionally. On Broadway, when ticket sales began to drop, Sting replaced Nail to try to save the musical, but it ended after a short run. Nail has received five BAFTA nominations. Other television roles include a role as a secretary in Our Friends in the North. [12], His work has resulted in five BAFTA nominations (three in total for A.W.P., one for Spender, one for Crocodile Shoes), a Golden Globe nomination (Best Original Song – "Still Crazy"), an Ivor Novello nomination (for "Ain't No Doubt") and numerous other awards and nominations. It was shown on Christmas 2004 snd had seven million viewers. [1] His album Growing Up in Public (east/west 1992) featured Gary Moore, David Gilmour, Elliot Randall and George Harrison. [5], In 2014, Nail came out of retirement to act and sing in The Last Ship, a musical by Sting about the shipbuilders of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, the hometown of both Nail and Sting. [11], In 2018, Nail had been due to reprise his role in The Last Ship in the UK.

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