Over the last 14 years Jamie Dorrington has firmly established himself as an accomplished and respected Actor & DJ in the UK & Europe. First Introduced to House & Garage music by the legendary DJ Steve Luigi (the 1st DJ to play House in Leeds).
He soon found himself starting out on the Northern celebrity event circuit, Jamie quickly became a recognized name on the UK club scene with residencies at Rehab, HiFi and Resolution. In 2004 Jamie was featured at the Heineken Beer Festival in Belgium & the networking proved invaluable resulting in a number of high profile private bookings.
In 2006 he took a sabbatical to concentrate on the personal aspects of his
life, including becoming a new dad. He decided at that time to train as an actor. Sky drama ‘The Endz‘ debuted Jamie in 2011, followed by features in various British Films including ‘Weekender‘ (based on the 90’s rave scene), ‘Airborne‘ (UK horror) and football focused ‘Hooligan‘. More recently Jamie has starred in the BBC1 hit drama ‘Happy Valley‘ alongside Sarah Lancashire. (Now avail on Netflix)
Music will always remain one of his true passions & in 2013, Jamie bought internet radio station ChartMix.FM. After a successful initial year the station has now collaborated with NUWAVE Records owned by Steve Brooke and Damien S.
The first collaboration from this Northern based production camp see’s Jamie Dorrington, Steve Brooke & Damien S hit the ground running with positive responses from respected Industry aficionados on Kiss FM, Grant Nelson & Mark Hill (Artful) and both tracks already been played on Capital Xtra courtesy of DJ Woody, not to mention over 13000 plays in the first week on Soundcloud.
Jamie is due to star in ‘Showground’, a movie produced by Shameless star Jody Latham & in ‘Pirates of the South’.
Available for worldwide bookings, contact: TheSassyYank@hotmail.com