Charles started as an actor and TV, Film and Radio scriptwriter (BBC; Granada; Sky; Radio Four and Channel 4) He has written scripts for shows starring Paul O’Grady, John Thomson, Arnold Brown, Caroline Aherne and Johnny Vaughan. He is developing films with his company Nine Acre Films and as an illustrator he is a published cartoonist and caricaturist.
Published illustration work includes a graphic novel of Ian Fleming’s “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service” and regular illustration work for Manchester’s City Life Magazine.
As a storyboard artist he has recently worked on two feature films in Los Angeles both shooting from storyboards he developed - "The Mystery of Casa Matusita" and stars Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange; Gangster Number One ) and Gary Oldman ("Dracula" ,"Tinker, Tailor") and "Sister Cities" by Colette Friedman, featuring Alfred Molina - both for Prospect House Entertainment, CA. Other storyboards include BMW promos, John Deere Advertising and storyboard work for Telefonica.
He has been scribing for 15 years, working across most conceivable subjects including change management, digital, innovation, Fintech, Blockchain, HR, Marketing, Insurance, Local Government and Communications amongst others.
Clients include KPMG, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Capgemini, Accenture, Diageo, Marks and Spencer, Local and National Government, Starfish Taylor and Channel Four TV.