In Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s pre-Fleabag comedy Crashing, set in a disused health center the place a gaggle of younger other folks reside as belongings guardians, Bailey starred along Waller-Bridge, Damien Molony, Louise Ford, Julie Dray and Amit Shah. He performed Sam within the Channel 4 sequence, which aired six episodes in early 2016 and is these days to be had to flow on Netflix. Sam is an property agent and one thing of a participant who maintains that he’s directly whilst creating romantic emotions for housemate Fred, performed via Shah. Witty, trendy and candy, the sequence used to be tailored from two performs written via Waller-Bridge.
Bailey performs slick, bold climber Jack Patterson in John Morton’s satirical BBC-spoofing sequence W1A. Because the PA to Sarah Parish’s inscrutable, arse-covering Head of Output, Jack most commonly spends his time scheming to get forward, completing Hugh Skinner’s posh fool Will, and romantically pursuing fellow underling Izzy, performed via Ophelia Lovibond (the celebrity of Sky journey drama Hooten & The Girl, see beneath). W1A is these days that can be purchased on Amazon Top Video.
These days on at The Ambassadors Theatre, London till June, Bailey is starring reverse Kingsman and Rocketman‘s Taron Egerton in Mike Bartlett play Cock. Bartlett’s play first opened in 2009 with Ben Whishaw and Andrew Scott as male leads John and ‘M’ within the tale of a homosexual couple whose dating reveals itself on shaky floor when John is sexually attracted to a girl and experiments with bisexuality. His Darkish Fabrics‘ Jade Anouka co-stars as ‘W’, the girl Bailey’s personality John reveals himself attracted to, on this manufacturing directed via Marianne Elliott.
This short-lived Channel 4 sitcom from the group at the back of cartoon display Smack the Pony and unhinged, creative hospital-set comedy Inexperienced Wing happened in a British college. Campus boasted a amusing solid led via Andy Nyman, with Dolly Wells, Joseph Millson, Sara Pascoe and Katherine Ryan. Bailey performed post-graduate scholar ‘Flatback’, a sports-obsessed dumbo assigned to help womanising English Professor Beer (Millson). It’ll neatly have accomplished higher trade as a 30 minutes than a Inexperienced Wing-style 45-minute comedy, and used to be cancelled after one sequence aired in 2011, however deserved higher. All six episodes are these days to be had to flow on All4.
This one’s a deep dive for the true Bailey obsessives and/or those that have been kids in 2011. Following on from his get started in theatre and on TV as a kid actor, Bailey performed the younger artist, inventor and Renaissance guy Leonardo de Vinci on this CBBC youngsters’ sequence. Sooner than Mark Rylance and Aidan Turner jumped at the bandwagon, Bailey had already made the function his personal. Two sequence exist, these days to be had to import on DVD. Watch some clips right here.
– 2014 Physician Who episode ‘Time Heist‘, which pitted the 12th Physician and Clara in opposition to a psychic financial institution teller, and starred Bailey as augmented human Psi. Circulate it on BBC iPlayer right here.