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Innocent Candy

Sharon was thrilled to have secured the role of 'Molly' in the new British Independent thriller 'Innocent Candy'. She has just completed filming up in Lincolnshire.  This film is a beautiful, loving, violent and often humorous story but one that reminds us ....It's never too late.  

Election Night

Five friends hold an Election Night party in a politically-divided Britain, with a populist right-wing party and a radical left-wing party battling for the keys to 10 Downing Street.  Sharon was thrilled to have been cast as Lucy Brabbant MP. 

No Mercy

No Mercy is a Boxing film which follows a fighter called Reece as he prepares for his first title fight,  However, tragedy strikes and he feels as though he can no longer go ahead without the help and support of his coach and throws in the town.  With a few months to go his partner Tina and best friend Georgie are determined to get him back in shape and on the right track with the help of a new trainer, all whilst rekindling his relationship with his estranged mother Donna.  Sharon is excited to be playing the role of Donna.  Release in 2019.

Skinned

Sharon returned to Cobra Films as Cult Leader 'Yvette' in thriller 'Skinned' due out later in 2019.

Angel of Auschwitz

Sharon played Polish Doctor 'Janina Wegierska' on the amazing Indie film 'Angel of Auschwitz',  This is a tale of how the angel of life was confronted by the angel of death. Set in Auschwitz Birkenau, 1944.  This was a very emotional role to play and Sharon was extremely proud to be cast in this film.  This is now out on DVD and VOD platforms.

Adventure Boyz

Sharon filmed the role of DC Dalton in Howard Ford's new children's action adventure movie ADVENTURE BOYZ. This is now out on DVD and VOD.

Nominated for 'Actress of the Year 2018'

Sharon is very proud to be among 8 nominees for 'Actress of the Year 2018' by the International Achievers Awards.  

'Best Film Scene Actress' awarded by I Am Film Awards

Sharon was thrilled to learn that she won 'Best Film Scene Actress' in the February 2018 selection for the 'I Am Film Awards' Champions Final taking place in March 2019.

Awarded Actress of the Month

Excited to have been awarded 'Actress of the Month' by The British Filmmakers Alliance.  

Kindred

Following the murder of his wife and son, an agoraphobic man becomes convinced that someone, or something is invading his home... Kindred is a tense psychological thriller set entirely inside the home of the protagonist. Sharon has completed filming this feature by David Bryant from Bryant Brothers, working alongside Bill Fellows.  This is currently in post-production and is due out in 2019.

Are We Dead Yet?

​Sharon is very pleased to have filmed her role as 'Mrs Drakelow' in the new British Comedy/Horror 'Are We Dead Yet?'.  A robbery goes horrifyingly wrong when five have a go criminals are forced to take refuge from the police in an old castle.   What started out as 'one last job' quickly becomes a hilarious, fun filled journey of ghostly misfortunes.  'Are We Dead Yet?' opens at Frightfest 2019 and premieres in October 2019.

Red Army Hooligans

Sharon completed filming the role of 'Jem' in Steven M Smith's new feature 'Red Army Hooligans'.  This was released on DVD in May 2018 to coincide with the World Cup.

Quote from Femme Filmmakers Festival

September 01, 2019

"It is also true that Saranne Bensusan’s short film Mano a Mono represents a fresh take on that twist, one that surprises for being as harrowing and disturbing as it is, largely thanks to a virtuosic performance by Sharon Lawrence."

The Block

Sharon filmed the role of 'Lyn' on the TV Pilot 'The Block'.  Written and produced by Donna Taylor from DT Film Productions and Directed by BAFTA winning Director David Blair.  

Nominated for 'Best Actress' at the Maverick Movie Awards

Sharon was very proud and honoured to have been nominated for 'Best Actress' at the prestigous 'Maverick Movie Awards' in October 2016.  

Mano a Mono

Sharon completed filming this short and emotional thriller in 2015. Written by Lawrence Mallinson and Directed by Saranne Bensusan.  This was premiered at Cannes Film Festival in 2015 and has since gone on to win a number of awards at Film Festivals around the World, including a 'Best Actress' nomination at the Maverick Movie Awards.

Fred's Story

'Fred's Story' is a 2-part NHS training film highlighting living with dementia and the effects it has on the sufferer and their family. Directed by Patrick Ryder. Sharon plays Sarah, Fred's daughter.  

 

 

 

I am Hooligan

I am Hooligan launced on dvd in September 2016.  Sharon played the role of Julie, Justin's down-trodden and abused mother playing opposite Mark Wingett. 

Eastenders

Sharon was delighted to film a pivital role in the New Year's Day Special 2016 playing the role of P.C. Amanda Brent, the arresting officer of Dean Wickes.  

Saudade

Filming on this short was late in 2015.  It was a lovely short film by Bleeding Key Productions where Sharon played the role of Carol, the best friend of the lead Flora.  This was written by Sian Abrahams and Directed by Andrew Bruce-Lockhart.  

One Way

Sharon was delighted to be cast as Lauren Griffiths in this tense, edge of your seat, thriller.  The screenplay was adapted from the book written by American author Jeff Lane and directed by Aaron Thomas from Fruit District Films. 

Witch

Sharon has been cast in the role of Emily Paige in the much anticipated feature 'Witch' from Director Trevor Hayward. When a group of random strangers are interviewed for a television documentary investigating the nature of fear, it appears that a strange and dark connection somehow links them.  This is due to be completed in 2018.

Crushed

'Crushed' is a short film about a secret middle class alcoholic, a family damaged by abuse, broken promises and dreams. Sharon is 'Sarah Daniels' the best friend of 'Emily' who opens up to Sarah about the abuse. 'Crushed' was screened in Cannes in 2015 at the Short Film Corner.  

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