Carl Bradshaw (actor)

Carl Bradshaw
BornKingston, Jamaica
OccupationActor, director
Years active1972-present


Carl Bradshaw is a Jamaican professional and director that has been referred to as “Jamaica’s most renowned acting professional” and “arguably Jamaica’s leading actor”.


Carl Bradshaw was raised in the Kingston ghetto of Standpipe, and was educated in Excelsior SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He was an enthusiastic professional and athlete as an adolescent and his skill gained him a scholarship or grant at the School of Pa. He received a master's level in Physical Research.Bradshaw represented Jamaica in the 400m in 1968. He also competed in the 400m hurdles. He continued to take in the function of Mind of Physical Education at Excelsior SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, where he was functioning when he was ensemble as Jose, among the business lead jobs in Perry Henzell's 1973 film The Harder They Arrive, after initially obtaining involved as a supplementary. Bradshaw described the way the function originated: "WHILE I fulfilled Perry, there is no script. He asked me to create up a tale for my personality, so I provided him a series about some man who'd owed me cash for a long time."Carl Bradshaw appears in Grand Fraud Auto IV simply because the web host of Tuff Gong Radio radio place.He took the business lead function of Ringo in the 1976 film Smile Orange, and in addition had roles in Countryman and Dancehall Queen, which he also co-produced while Movie director of Functions for Isle Entertainment Jamaica. He continued to act generally in most of the main Jamaican movies, including UNDER-DEVELOPED Cop, One Like, Henzell's second film ROOM Like House, and this year's 2009 film Wah Perform Dem. He performed a Jamaican mystic in the 2011 supernatural thriller YOUR SKIN.Bradshaw has won several honours for his performing, like the Doctor Parrot Award as well as the Carifesta Film Event Award of Superiority, and continues to be referred to as "Jamaica's most renowned acting professional" and "arguably Jamaica's leading actor".


As actor

The Harder They Come (1973) – Jose Smile Orange (1976) – Ringo Countryman (1982) – Captain Benchley Membership Heaven (1986) – Cab Drivers The Mighty Quinn (1989) – Cocodick Goldeneye (1989) – Magistrate The Lunatic (1991) – Provider Kla$h (1995) – Walker Dancehall Queen (1997) – OFFICER #1 (also Manufacturer) UNDER-DEVELOPED Cop (1999) – One Hands (also Associate Manufacturer) Ritual (2002) – Ramon One Like (2003) – Obeah Man Runt (2005) – THE TRUE Henry Davis (also Associate Manufacturer) Almost Heaven (2005) – Shervin ROOM Like House (2006) – Carl Wah Do Dem (2009) – Mystic Man Better Mus' Come (2010) – Rasta Elder 1 YOUR SKIN (2011) – Jamaican Mystic


Runaway Bay (1992–1993) – Inspector Grant