Alistair Charles Maydon was born
Alistair trained as a drama teacher,
taking a BEd in drama and education from Middlesex
University, and taught secondary drama for three years before turning to a
full-time acting career. He began this by working with the Theatre-In-Education
His television work includes programmes for the BBC and ITV as well as appearing in the action-adventure series The New Adventures of Robin Hood and later Dark Realm, both for Warner Bros. Entertainment. Alistair has also recorded educational tapes, work for BBC Radio and over 100 titles for ISIS, Audible, and most notably the RNIB, as Talking Books. All the Sharpe titles by Bernard Cornwell have been recorded by Alistair.
In 2009, Alistair resumed recording books for the RNIB. He has since recorded a number of new historical works in addition to the latest Sharpe title.
For a résumé comprising most of Alistair’s work, click here.
Alistair currently lives in