BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.


Accessibility help
Text only
BBC Homepage
BBC Radio
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy


Radio 4




h2g2 - founded by Douglas


Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 
Susan Sheridan - Trillian
Susan Sheridan
Susan Sheridan trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where she was awarded the Malvern Prize. Her career has involved extensive work in theatre, television and radio, as well as the specialised world of film and TV voice-overs.

Susan has played Jan in the national tour of Bedroom Farce; Angela in Abigail's Party; Hippolyta in A Midsummer Night's Dream; Sukey Tawdry in The Beggar's Opera; and Mrs Arbuthnot in Calculus. She played Cinderella three times before gaining her wings and becoming Fairy Godmother - most recently in Eastbourne's 2003/4 Cinderella.

On television, Susan has appeared in Macbeth; The Troubleshooters; Rainbow; Only When I Laugh; Agony; Bless Me Father and ITV's long-running series Why Can't I Go Home?.

Among the many cartoons Susan has voiced, favourites are: Animal Shelf (nominated for a BAFTA); Jimbo and the Jet Set; Moomins; The Family Ness; and Noddy on BBC TV.

For Walt Disney, Susan played Princess Eilonwy in The Black Cauldron. Recently she has been the voice of Jade Fox in Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon and Serafina Pekkala in Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials.

For Radio 4, Susan's roles have varied from the Nurse in Macbeth to Flora in The Piano, and Lady Hunstanton in A Woman of No Importance. She has particularly enjoyed being the original Trillian in The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

Susan will be performing her one woman play The Merry Wife of Wilton in September 2004 at the Windsor Fringe Festival, and at the New End Theatre, Hampstead in November.

 
LISTEN LIVE
Listen Live
Audio Help
The New Series
QUANDARY AND
  QUINTESSENTIAL
  PHASES


Picture Gallery Picture Gallery

Listen Audio Trailer

TERTIARY PHASE
Picture Gallery Picture Gallery

Listen Audio Trailer
ADVENTURE GAME
 winning illustrations
Picture Gallery Nolan Worthington

Picture Gallery Andrew Wyld

Picture Gallery Roger Smith

Information Artist Profiles

GUIDES TO THE GUIDE
Information Radio 1 Documentary:
Listen Again


Information BBC News Guide

THE MOVIE
Information Hitchhhiker's Guide Movie website

Buy recordings of the series from the
BBC Shop

The new series are
Above the Title Productions

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external websites




About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy