Andrew Wincott is a graduate of Christ Church, Oxford. He trained as an actor at the Webber Douglas Academy, and has performed in many leading UK repertory theatres. He has played Rochester in Jane Eyre, Alec in Tess of the d’Urbervilles, Count Vronsky in Anna Karenina, the Actor in The Woman in Black, Jack in The Rivals, Tartuffe in Tartuffe, Malvolio in Twelfth Night, and appeared in the Young Vic/Vienna Festival production of Sweet Nothings (based on Schnitzler’s Liebelei). For over 25 years he has recorded radio drama and book readings for the BBC, where he has twice been a member of the Radio Drama Company. Highlights include playing Steerforth in David Copperfield, Newland Archer in The Age of Innocence and Iachimo in Cymbeline. He has also created voices for countless video games and recorded hundreds of audiobooks, but he is perhaps best known as the voice of Adam Macy in The Archers and of Simon in the Sony Award-winning Clare in the Community for the BBC.