Barry Restrick-Malone (born Barry Thomas Francis Malone, 29 July, 1998) is a Scottish television and theatre actor and singer. Who lives in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. On the 3rd June 2015, Barry officially, legally changed his name to Barry Thomas Restrick-Malone via The National Records of Scotland.  

Barry Restrick-Malone (Music Career)
Barry Restrick Malone
Birth name Barry Thomas Francis Malone
Born 29 July 1998 (Age 19) in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Years Active 2011-present
Barry Restrick-Malone (Acting Career)
Barry Restrick-Malone
Birth name Barry Thomas Francis Malone
Born 29 July 1998 (Age 19) in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sometimes credited as Barry Restrick-Malone or Bari Restrick-Malone
Notable Roles River City, M.I High, Taggart,Waterloo Road
Notable Episodes River City, M.I High, Taggart,Waterloo Road


From the Beginning and First RolesEdit

1998 - 2015: From the Beginning and First Roles

Barry began taking acting classes within the Citizens Theatre in Gorbals, Glasgow, when he was nine years old, he appeared in a Citizen's theatre production of On the Rim of The World, composed by Orlando Gough. He also joined a small youth theatre workshop group in Glasgow, and began working primarily in stage acting. Barry got more and more into acting as time went on. After around 6 months doing acting, Barry scored his first television appearance in STV's hit drama Taggart . He attended a Glasgow high school. Holyrood RC Secondary School, where he began to use his voice during music classes. This is were he discovered he also wanted to pursue music in his career (alongside acting). He was performing up and down his local hometown Glasgow, Scotland from around the age of twelve. Barry's name comes from his grand-father Barry Malone (who was also an Actor) and his father Barry Francis Malone. Barry didn't want people getting mixed up with the three of them and so he came up with his stage name (Barry Restrick-Malone or Bari Restrick-Malone). Barry is the son of Sharon Malone (née Restrick) and Barry Francis Malone. He was born with the middle names "Thomas Francis", but now just uses the middle name "Thomas" On 3rd June 2015. Barry changed his surname from "Malone" and now uses his double barrel surname "Restrick-Malone" This now is the surname that appears on his (i.e legal documents) passport, birth certificate, etc.Today, Barry has 6 theatre productions, 3 television/film productions and 3 professional music productions to his name.

Training Edit

Theatre School Date
Citizen's Theatre January '08 till February '10
Theatre Ecole January '09 till August '10
Scottish Youth Theatre September '10 till  January '11
Glasgow Acting Academy March '11  till  May  '11
Premier Acting Agency August '11 till August '12
Vivace Theatre School September '11 till February '14

Influences Edit

Barry names Justin Bieber as his musical influence and admits being a fan all the way back to when Biebs started off on YouTube. He also admitted on Twitter, to having a soft spot for Meghan Trainor and stated "She is highly talented and naturally pretty!, Meghan just genuinely inspires me". A few more names announced were, Dua Lipa, Cher, Adele, Florence and the Machine, Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston.    


Theatre Credits

Barry has starred in a production of, On the Rim of the World in 2010. The play was composed by Brittish composer Orlando Gough. He has worked alongside companies such as The Citizens Theatre and Cran Theatre and has attended schools such as Vivace Theatre School and Glasgow Acting Academy.

Year Play tItle Genre Role Theatre Company
2010 On the Rim of the World Opera, Ballet Child Citizen's Theatre
2011 For Richer of for Poorer Comedy Brother of the Bride Vivace Theatre
2012 Blood Brothers Musical Mickey Vivace Theatre
2012 The Govan Cat Pantomime Mouse Cran Theatre
2013 Hairspray Musical Wilbur Turnblad Holyrood High
2014 Cinderella Pantomime Wicked Step-Mother GYP

Film/Television Credits

From the year of 2011, where Barry scored his first role in BBC's hit drama Taggart. (alongside; Blythe Duff and Alex Norton.) He has featured in 2 productions for BBC, 1 production for STV and 1 production for Kudos.

Year Title Role Genre Company Notes
2010 Taggart Young Boy Drama STV 1 episode
2012 Waterloo Road School Pupil Drama BBC Scotland 2 episodes


M.I High School Pupil Drama, Mystery Kudos

The Hive (Series 6, Episode 6)

2015 River City School Pupil and Passerby Mystery BBC Scotland

Episode 21 (Passerby) Episode 22 (School Pupil)

Stage and Alter Ego

On the 15th November 2013, Barry was chosen/picked to perform at the Clyde 1 Live event, alongside the Line-Up! He performed on the 13th December 2013 in The Scottish Hydro Arena. He was the first on stage (just as the auddience were setteling in) He was followed by Gary Barlow. Other act who performed on the night, at the event were The Saturdays, Union J, Rizzle Kicks, The Vamps, Tom Odell, George Bowie (GBX), John Newman, Naughty Boy, McFly(McBusted), Little Mix, Neon Jungle and many more... Barry performed Fix You by Coldplay. Barry gave the following answer to question. What type of music/songs do you perform on stage? "I usually do songs with a lot of energy and that get the auddience going. Songs from artists like Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin ect."!

When? Where? What?

What did Barry sing?

20th October 2013 02 Academy Glasgow G-Stars 2013 Competition Tina Turner - Proud Mary
13th December 2013 The Scottish Hydro Arena Clyde 1 Live Coldplay - Fix You
14th April 2014 02 Academy Glasgow G-14 Stars Competition Kenny Loggins - Footloose


Music Teen Award

The Music Teen Awards are a annual awards show that gets announced online annually. The awards honor the year's biggest achiver's, newcomer's and just genuinely good singers. The MTA's are voted by teen viewers (between ages 13 to 19).

Year Award Company Result
2009 National Education Award NEA Won
2012 Millennium Volunteer Saltire Awards Won
2013 Discovery Award John Muir Award Won
2013 Most Impressive Performance HolyroodHS Won
2014 Best Entertainment Performance GYP Won