Jack trained at the Arden School of Theatre in his hometown of Manchester.
Theatre roles include: Scrooge in A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Leeds Playhouse); Brownlow in OLIVER TWIST (Leeds Playhouse); Long John Silver in TREASURE ISLAND (Bolton Octagon);Karl / Steven in CLYBOURNE PARK (Scottish Tour / Rapture Theatre); Schrank / Gladhand in WEST SIDE STORY (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester); The Man (2-hander) in KES (Leeds Playhouse); Klausen in WAR HORSE (National Theatre/UK Tour); Lord Capulet in ROMEO AND JULIET (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Uncle David in TREASURE ISLAND (Hull Truck Theatre); Helmut Schmidt in DEMOCRACY (Scottish Tour for Rapture Theatre Company); The Man (2-hander) in KES (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Mick Knight in KISS ME QUICKSTEP (New Vic/Salisbury Playhouse/Oldham Coliseum); Polixines in THE WINTER'S TALE (Northern Broadsides/National Tour); The Reader in THE MIST IN THE MIRROR (Oldham Coliseum/National Tour); Hertz in ROCK OF AGES (National Tour for Ambassador Theatre Group); The Maniac in ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST (Oldham Coliseum); Akela in THE JUNGLE BOOK (Citizen Theatre Glasgow); Luzhin in CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (Citizen Theatre Glasgow, Edinburgh Lyceum and Liverpool Playhouse); Dad in COOKING WITH ELVIS (Derby Theatre); Ratty in WIND IN THE WILLOWS (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Bottom/Duncan respectively in a double bill of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/MACBETH (Royal Court Liverpool); Toby Belch in TWELFTH NIGHT (Grosvenor Open Air Theatre); Collins/Sideway in OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD (Original Theatre’s No. 1 Tour); Dick Turpin in DICK TURPIN'S LAST RIDE (Theatre Royal Bury St Edmund’s No. 1 Tour); Bob Cratchit in A CHRISTMAS CAROL (The Library Theatre); Barry in LADIES’ NIGHT (Royal Court Liverpool); GRIMM TALES (The Library Theatre); Prof Marvel/The Wizard in THE WIZARD OF OZ (The Lowry Theatre); Walt in THE GLEE CLUB (Library Theatre); DAD'S ARMY (The Lowry); Sidney in ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR (Bolton Octagon); Jack Carter in GET CARTER (Red Shift Theatre Company)
Maecenas in ANTONY & CLEOPATRA, Richard in PICTURES OF CLAY, Snobby Price in MAJOR BARBARA; Albert Prosser in HOBSON'S CHOICE; Mike Hogan in A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN; The Duke Of Burgundy in the acclaimed KING LEAR with Tom Courtney and Darren in ROTTEN APPLE (all for The Royal Exchange Manchester).
Television/film roles include: WOLFE (Abbott Vision for Sky); ETERNAL LAW (Kudos); WATERLOO ROAD (Shed Productions); THE STREET II (ITV Granada); Pierrepoint (Granada Films); CORONATION STREET (ITV Granada); COLD FEET (ITV Granada); EMMERDALE (ITV Yorkshire); NORTH SQUARE (Channel 4).