After over a decade as a university lecturer in English literature, Hugh graduated from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in 2004. He has worked extensively in London’s West End, and on tour.

Theatre includes: Jekyll and Hyde (English Theatre Frankfurt); Fracked! (UK Tour); Legally Blonde (Gatehouse Theatre); The Sound of Music (International Tour); The Mikado (Charing Cross Theatre); The Importance of Being Earnest (Harold Pinter Theatre & UK Tour); Blithe Spirit (Gielgud Theatre); To Sir With Love (UK Tour); My Fair Lady (Kilworth House Theatre); The King and I (Royal Albert Hall); Noises Off (UK Tour); The Sound of Music (UK Tour); The Lady in the Van (Gala Theatre, Durham); The Last Cigarette (Chichester Festival Theatre & Trafalgar Studios); Afterlife (National Theatre); Footloose (Playhouse Theatre & UK Tour); Donkeys’ Years (Comedy Theatre); And Then There Were None (Gielgud Theatre); The Lady in the Van (Theatre Royal Bath & UK tour).

Television includes: Patrick’s Planet; Europe’s Secret Armies.