RIA LINA by Geoff Searle
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10-11 D'Arblay Street (The Basement), London W1F 8DS
Phone: 020-7494 0300
Fax: 020-7494 7080
E-mail: info@anothertongue.com
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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:26 - 38 years
Appearance:East Asian, Filipino/Malay/Thai, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging


Ria is a multi award winning stand-up comedienne and actress and regularly performs in theatres & comedy clubs throughout the UK, Europe & America. She finished a 7 month run as 'Ettieboo' in 'Ettieboo's Cabaret Boonanza' in July 2018.

2019, Radio, Ria Lina, BBC Worldservice International Comedy Night, BBC, Philippa Ritchie
2019, Radio, Ria Lina, Fred at the Stand, Dabster Productions, Richard Melvin
2019, Television, Ria Lina, Comedy Underground, Beesnees Productions, Richard Melvin
2018, Cabaret, Ettieboo, Ettieboo's Cabaret Boonanza, Laines London, Jackie Le
2018, Cabaret, Host, Ukclear Power, AJR Productions, Ian Dulson
2018, Corporate, Alexa equivalent AI, Amazon, Joint London
2018, Internet, Voice Over, Swarovski Members Club Commercial, Nomadic
2017, Commercial, Voice Over, Lipton-Green Tea Commercial, Adam & Eve DDB
2017, Commercial, Thai Restauranteur, Specsavers Ad, Specsavers
2017, Corporate, Voice Over, Tommy Hilfiger Video, Tommy Hilfiger Europe
2017, Internet, Voice Over, Deloitte Commercial, The Edge Picture Company
2017, Internet, Voice Over, Dove Hair Commercial, Ogilvy
2017, Radio, Ria Lina, The Steve N Allen, BBC Radio Kent, Steve N Allen
2017, Television, Voice Over, Dove Commercial, Ogilvy
2017, Video Game, Perun, Nintendo Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Liquid Violet
2016, Comedy, Divorce Photographer, The Divorce Photographer, Daniel Audritt, Daniel Audritt
2016, Commercial, Voice Over, Coca-cola & Will.I.Am Recycle Campaign, Saddington Baynes Ltd
2016, Internet, Voice Over, Avery Dennison Commercial, Casual Films Limited
2016, Internet, Voice Over, Barclays Commercial, Hogarth
2016, Music Video, Lounge Singer, Corporate Christmas Music Video, WE Pictures, Joe Worthy
2016, Radio, Presenter (Ria's own show), RIA LINA'S SCHOOL OF RIASON, Impatient Productions for BBC Radio 4, Lianne Coop
2016, Stage, Ettieboo, Ettieboo's Cabaret Boonanza, Edinburgh Fringe
2016, Stage, Herself (stand-up), Ria Lina Dear Daughter, Gilded Balloon , Edinburgh Fringe, Rachel Creeger
2016, Voice Over, Juanita the Parrot, Guidetrack for Children's Audio Tour, Puerto Rico Zoo, Imagine Ear
2016, Voice Over, Narrator, Raid Max Instructional Guidetrack, EG Plus Worldwide Limited
2016, Web Series, News Correspondent, News500, News500, Graham Richards
2016, Web Series, News Anchor, News500, News500, Graham Richards
2016, Web Series, Online Social Blogger, WHEELBARROW TOWN (mockumentary), Simon Ward, Danny Ward
2015, Stage, Ettieboo, Ettieboo's Cabaret Boonanza, Edinburgh Fringe
2015, Stage, Herself (stand-up), Taboo Raider, The Stand, Edinburgh Fringe
2015, Voice Over, Voice Over Artist, EKOCYCLE Cinema Advert, Coca-Cola, Will.I.Am
2015, Web Series, News Correspondent, News500, News500, Graham Richards
2015, Web Series, News Anchor, News500, News500, Graham Richards
2014, Stage, Ettieboo, Ettieboo's Cabaret Boonanza, Edinburgh Fringe
2014, Stage, Herself (stand-up), Ria Lina's School of Riason, Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh Fringe
2013, Comedy, Lead Anchor, The Show Show - Easter Special, Mapletown Motion Pictures, Geoff Searle
2013, Stage, Herself (stand-up), Thpethial, Edinburgh Fringe
2013, Television, Ria Lina, JONGLEURS LIVE for LOADED TV, Kempinska Media
2012, Stage, Herself (stand-up), It's Not Easy Being Yellow, Edinburgh Fringe, Des O'Connor
2011, Stage, Agony Aunt (Co-lead), Agonise, Edinburgh Fringe, Steve N Allen
2008, Commercial, Lead Vocalist, XBox Rock Band, Smith & Jones, Sean Cotter
2007, Commercial, Ling, Miller Light, Motion Picture House Productions, Rufus Wright
2006, Television, Margene, MEET THE BLOGS (sitcom pilot for BBC3), Conker Media/Baby Cow Productions, John Tiffney
2004, Radio, Various characters, Melai Monologues, BBC Asian Network
2004, Television, Key cast member, MALAI MONOLOGUES (sketch show), BBC Asian Network
2004, Television, Key cast member, SWEET 'n' SOUR (sketch show pilot for BBC3), Baby Cow Productions, Neil MacCleanen
2004, Television, Ria Lina, THE WORLD STANDS UP, IMW Productions fro COMEDY CENTRAL
2003, Corporate, Drug Abuser, Hong Kong Drug Awareness, Plant, Jesse Taylor
2003, Television, Presenter, A BIT OF ORIENTAL (documentary), Spiritworld for CHANNEL 4, Sarah Spencer
2002, Short Film, Rebecca, Dirt, Rolling Head Pictures/4I Films, Daniel Martin
2002, Television, Ria Lina, Mega Mela Malai Comedy Night, BBC Asian Network
2001, Short Film, Barmaid, An Anders Story, The Kitchen Group, Anders Eiderberg
2000, Stage, Ezekial Falling, Edinburgh Fringe
Radio, Herself, Big & Daft, BBC Radio London
Radio, Herself (panel guest), Brian Hayes Show, BBC Radio 5 Live
Radio, Herself, East Asia Today, BBC World Service
Radio, Herself, Fred MacAulay, BBC Radio Scotland
Radio, Herself, Just For Laughs, Liberty Radio
Radio, Herself, Late Bight Curry, BBC Radio 5 Live
Radio, Herself, Lisa I'Anson Show, BBC Radio London
Radio, Herself (panel guest), Matthew Bannister, BBC Radio 5 Live
Radio, Herself, Nicky Campbell Show, BBC Radio 5 Live
Radio, Herself, Number 42, Diverse FM
Radio, Herself, simon Mayo Show, BBC Radio 5 Live
Radio, Herself, The Charlie Jordan Show, LBC
Radio, Herself, The Saturday Morning Breakfast Show, BBC Radio London
Radio, Herself, Vanessa Feltz Show, BBC Radio London
Radio, Writer/Performer, We Say Tomay-To, BBC Radio 2
Radio, Herself, Woman's Hour, BBC Radio 4
Radio, Herself, Woman's Hour, Liberty Radio


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California*, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Western States, Canadian, Dutch, German, London, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Dutch, English*, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Ballet, Guitar, Mezzo, Modern Dance, Piano*, Ukulele*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Musical Comedy, Presenting, Public Debating, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Bowling, Cycling, Swimming, Tennis, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Composer, Computer Literate, Drama Workshop Leader, Forensic Scientist (qualified), Improvisation, IT Literate, Lyricist, Poker, Scientist (qualified), Story Telling, Writer
Vocal Range:D3 to E5 (belt to C5)