Gerard was awarded Kenneth Branagh’s Renaissance Scholarship to train as an actor.
Film & TV credits include: Terry Davidson in Call the Midwife (BBC); Damon Peachey in Puppy Love (BBC); Kevin McSwain in The Fall (BBC/Netflix); Captain Shearing in A Nightingale Falling (MB Media); Brondsted in Vikings (MGM); Ashley Stokes in Titanic: Blood & Steel (Netflix); Rory Thompson in Belonging to Laura (Samson Films) and Kris Fisher in Hollyoaks (Channel 4).
Theatre credits include: Emmett Forrest in Legally Blonde (Opera Garnier, Monte Carlo); Dave in Cat – The Play!!! (Ambassadors Theatre, London); George Bailey in It’s a Wonderful Life (Bridgehouse Theatre); Tony in Beautiful Thing (Nottingham Playhouse & Curve, Leicester); Jonathan Harker in Jonathan Harker & Dracula (Theatre At The Mill, Belfast); Bruce in Blue/Orange (Theatre Royal Brighton & UK tour); Fenton in The Merry Wives of Windsor (Shakespeare’s Globe, London); The Carnival Boy in Carousel (Perth Repertory Theatre); David Holthouse in Stalking The Bogeyman (New York Rep./Southwark Playhouse) and the West End productions of Saturday Night Fever (Apollo Victoria, London) and Mamma Mia! (Prince Edward, London).