As an Associate Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company he has played a considerable number of Shakespeare's great roles. In addition to his theatre work, he as also appeared in television and film.
He is a frequent radio actor, and has starred in the BBC Radio adaptations of the first five Falco mysteries by Lindsey Davis. He has also recorded many audio books - including much of the work of Charles Dickens. His recording of Great Expectations won him a Talkie Award.
Anton lives in Warwickshire with his wife Madeleine and two children- his son, Harry, and daughter Lily.