VILMA JACKSON by Vincenzo Photography
Photo: Vincenzo Photography
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Height:5'1" (154cm)
Playing Age:16 - 30 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-Caribbean, Black-Other Areas
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Direct
Voice Quality:Husky

About me:

Vilma Jackson has won the Best Performance award in a leading role for Almost (a short film) at Outlantacon. She was also in a leading role for Dear Hearing World (Short Film) and received five winning awards for Best Short Film, and other categories.

Short Film Stage Television Further Credits
Short Film
2020, Short Film, Beethoven, Send Back The Echo, United Strings of Europe, Jasmin Kent Rodgman
2019, Short Film, Lizzy, Red Begonia, Tirza Saenz and Carmen Vazquez
2019, Short Film, Jo, Almost, Flashing Lights Media, Teresa Garratty
2019, Short Film, Anna, Hushed Voices, Daniel Ellerby
2019, Short Film, BSL Performer, Dear Hearing World, Red Earth Studio, Adam Docker
2017, Short Film, Priestess, Don't Look at the Finger, Film & Video Umbrella, Hetain Patel
2016, Short Film, Barkeep, Sink, RDT Studio, Sara El. J
2015, Short Film, Girl, What you saying, Global Fiction, Georgie PW
2013, Short Film, Vilma, Falling For Vilma, Beg, Borrow, Steal Production, Kelly Ferguson
2011, Short Film, Maria, The Silent Killer, Beg, Borrow, Steal Production, Kelly Ferguson
2019, Stage, BSL Creative Consultant, Grey, Ovalhouse, Nicholai La Barrie
2019, Stage, BSL Creative Consultant R&D, Trying to find me, Tiata Fahodzi, Ann Akin
2019, Stage, Cassandra, This is Us R&D, Bush Theatre/Graeae, Anna Howard
2018, Stage, BSL Performer, And Others R&D, National Theatre/Graeae, Jenny Sealey
2018, Stage, Jackie, My Mother Said I Never Should R&D, Fingersmiths, Jeni Draper
2018, Stage, Aurora, The Gingerbread Witch, Rory Studio, Paul Miller
2018, Stage, Artist, Grey Seed, Camden People’s Theatre, Koko Brown
2018, Stage, Girl, Stan, Art with Heart, Sarah Emmott
2017, Stage, Multi roles - Lil Sis, Mum, Nurse and Prince, Little Miss Burden, Bush Theatre, Bryony Kimmings
2017, Stage, BSL Performer, It's All In Your Head, Greenwich & Lewisham Young People's Theatre, Chris Williams
2016, Stage, Grace, Singles, Graeae Theatre, Jenny Sealey
2015, Stage, Gothrella, Gothrella, Rory Studio, Paul Miller
2012, Stage, Various roles, Deaf MEMOIRS, Skegness Butlins Holiday Camp, David Sands
2012, Stage, Sophie, Confusion Of A Shadow Boxer, Deafinitely Theatre, Paula Garfield
2011, Stage, Chloe, Beauty Manifesto, Deafinitely Theatre, Paula Garfield
2009, Stage, Maria, Deafinitely Shorts, Deafinitely Theatre, Paula Garfield
2020, Television, Ghost 2, Sign Night, BBC, Cathy Mager
2020, Television, TV Presenter, Sound Shirt, BBC See Hear, Ethan Brooks
2018, Television, Presenter/Report, Black Month History, BBC See Hear, Kath Farnaby
2017, Television, Tina, SMALL WORLD, Mutt & Jeff Pictures, Louis Neethling
2015, Television, Tina, Small World, Mutt & Jeff Pictures, Louis Neethling
2015, Television, Acting, Silent Cafe, SlickShowreels, Chris Overton
2014, Television, Nikki, Supersonic, NeathFilms, Samuel Dore
Further Credits
2020, Rehearsed Reading, Filsan, The Orchard of Lost Souls, Fio, Abdul Shayek
2020, Commercial, Vilma Jackson (Self), Vodafone - Covid19, Anonymous Content, Daniel Kaufman
2020, Video, BANQUO, Shakespeare, Royal Shakespeare Company, Charlotte Arrowsmith & Becky Barry
2019, Video, Presenter Translation, DM, Drake Music, Dav Shiel
2019, Video, Presenter, Campaing Career, NDCS/Red Bee, Adam Docker
2019, Workshop, VJ, Here/Not Here, Artemisia Films Ltd /HNH Unlimited, Bim Ajadi
2019, Video, Presenter, Small World/UP FOR IT, BSL ZONE
2018, Infomercial, Elesha, Deaf Awareness, Arriva Rail, Rosie Benn
2018, Event, Tactile guide, Imagened Touch, Pacitti Company, Jodee Mundy
2018, Improvisation, Lady Macbeth, Macbeth, The DH Ensemble, Jennifer K. Bates
2018, Corporate, Presenter, Experian BSL Videos, Experian, John Webb
2018, Workshop, Vilma/Various roles, 104 Films, 104 Films/The Impulse Company, Scott Williams & Ted Evans
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Elsie, For your own good, Vital Xposure, Vici Wreford-Sinnot
2018, Infomercial, Artist - Translator, Without Walls: Disability and Innovation in Building Design, Screen South, Jo Nolan
2017, Event, Artist - Signer, Is it better to think before you speak, Somerset House, Deborah Pearson
2017, Promo, Presenter, BSL Flyer - Writers, Graeae Theatre, Helen Jackson
2017, Promo, Presenter, SignHealth, Able Media, Memnos Costi
2017, Promo, Becky, NHS 111, NRG Digital, Jamie Langton
2017, Video, Presenter, Deaf Awareness, MVF UK, Matthew Roberts
2017, Promo, Presenter, Natives (Short BSL Trailer), Boundless Theatre, Rob Drummer
2016, Workshop, Grace, Retreat, iFeatures, Ted Evans
2016, Improvisation, Performer, Nap Disturbance, CSK, Christine Sun Kim
2016, Interactive Video, Model, Waling Banshee, Waling Banshee, David Baumber
2016, Infomercial, Chenelle, DeafHope from SignHealth, SignHealth, Memnos Costi
2016, Educational, Brianna/Superhero/Mother, WISE, PAD Productions, Emily Howlett
2016, Commercial, Studio Dancer, SMIRNOFF, Epoch New York/Bold London, Zachary Heinzerling
2016, Promo, Sally, InterpreterNow, Indigo Blue Media, Catherine Baker
2015, Concert, Signer Song, Woman's Hour, Woman's Hour Band, Fiona Burgees
2015, Street Theatre, Elizabeth, Macbrew (Shakespeare), 1623 Theatre, James Varney
2015, Still Photography, Modelling, Sport - Getty Images, Tara Moore, Tara Moore
2015, Music Video, Wife, Can You Hear Me, Half Deaf, Nicholas Tate
2014, Video, Signer, nternational Sign Language with hands Erotic alphabet, PG Film & Commercial, Jesse Watt
2014, Music Video, Performer, Woman's Hour (Her Ghost), Pundersons Gardens, Broomerg and Chanari
2012, Internet, Cast parts of NDCS, Deaf Awareness, NDCS/Heehaw Digital, Toby Trueman
2012, Internet, Presenter, How to stay safe online, NSPCC, Thom Wood
2012, Internet, Presenter, Look, Smile And Chat, Remark!/NDCS, Ross and Amanda
2011, Film, Language Teacher, Deep State, Film and Video Umbrella, Brad Butler and Karen Mirza
2009, Film, Extras, SEX & DRUGS & ROCK & ROLL, Aegis Film Fund/DJ Films/UK Film Council, Mat Whitecross


(* = Native/Fluent)
English, Portuguese, Sign Language (British)
Performance:Children's Theatre, Comedy Improv, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Interviewer (experienced), Meisner Technique, Presenting, Role Play, Street Theatre, TV Presenting
(* = highly skilled)
Other Skills:Director, Film/Video Editor (experienced), Filmmaker, Improvisation, Writer



The Meisner Technique Acting Workshop

2007 - 2010

Harrow College, Performing Arts (Acting)


Brunel University : Drama Aim Higher Summer School, London, UK

Brunel University : Performance Master Class, London, UK