Charlie is a playwright, actor and spoken word artist from London. His first full-length show, The Stories of Shakey P re-imagined the Bard as a playground battle rapper, and premiered at the Edinburgh Festival in 2012, before showings at the Arcola, the Roundhouse, Trafalgar Studios and the RSC. In 2016 he won the Rising Star Award at the Let's All Be Free Film Festival for his Arts Council-funded short film, Faustus: Remixed, and the following year, his first ensemble play, Macblair told the story of Tony Blair as a Macbeth-style tragicomedy. It played the Brighton and Edinburgh Fringes to critical success, and was one of The Scotsman’s Top 6 hot picks for political shows 2017. In 2019, it's sequel, Boris Rex was nominated for an Off-Westend Award during its run at the Tristan Bates Theatre, London.