MORAYO AKANDÉ

MORAYO AKANDÉ by John Clark
Photo: John Clark
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Location:London
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Playing Age:16 - 25 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Caribbean
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Long

Credits:

Morayo is the writer behind '1745', which she is also starring in as the lead role of 'Rebecca'. '1745' has been commissioned by Creative Scotland, BFI and Creative Skillset for The Scottish Shorts 2016 - http://www.scottishfilmtalent.com/six-films-commissioned-for-scottish-shorts-programme/#more-1293 directed by Gordon Napier and will be produced by renowned director and producer John McKay.

Credits
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Credits
2016, Short Film, Rebecca, 1745, Compact Pictures, Gordon Napier
2015, Feature Film, Hotel Room Attendant, Burnt, 3 Arts Entertainment, John Wells
2015, Stage, Iphigenia, Wac Arts, Che Walker/Martina Laird
2014, Television, CIA Agent, 24: Live Another Day, Fox, Jon Cassar
2014, Feature Film, Addy, Land of the Dead, Lucid Dreamers, Kasra Karimi
2014, Short Film, Tessa, Moonstone, Yi Studios, Emma Nan Hu
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Carrie Boustead, FAN, Futures Theatre Company, Caroline Bryant
2013, Stage, Kat, The Magpies The Wolves, Tristan Bates Theatre, Lucy Skilbeck
2012, Stage, Mistress Touchwood/Nurse, A Chaste Maid in Cheapside, East 15, Vik Sivalingam
2011, Stage, Fairy Blackstick/Mrs.V, The Rose and the Ring, East 15, Lucy Skilbeck
2011, Stage, Ann, Separate Tables, East 15, Hugh Fraser
2011, Stage, Emilia/Mopsa, The Winter's Tale, East 15, Chris Meads
2011, Stage, Charlotta, The Cherry Orchard, East 15, Philip Weaver
2010, Stage, Lydia Lubey, All My Sons, East 15, Jonathan Firth

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Glasgow*, London, RP, Scottish-Standard
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Foxtrot, Mezzo-Soprano, Polka, Tap, Waltz
Performance:Commedia Dell'Arte, Living History
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Hapkido, Kick Boxing*, Kung Fu*, Swimming, Tai Chi, Yoga

Training:

EAST 15 ACTING SCHOOL, BA ACTING, 3 years, 2009 - 2012

IDYLLWILD ARTS ACADEMY, CALIFORNIA, USA - 3 Years - High School