One to watch: Charlie Rowe, actor, 16


“I'm doing A-levels, which is a bit tough and I have three exams during the run,” says the teenager from Islington who stars in his first West End play, The Winslow Boy at The Old Vic.

You might have already seen him in films Never Let Me Go and The Golden Compass. But now he is feeling more vulnerable treading the boards: “It's a challenge as I'm too young to be properly trained. ” His next film, Walking With Dinosaurs 3D, is out in December.