DANUSIA SAMAL by Daniel Sutka
Photo: Daniel Sutka
20 Golden Square, London W1F 9JL
Phone: 020-7636 1221
8445 Warner Drive, Culver City, CA, USA, 90232
Phone: 001 310 838 3333
20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11202, New York, USA
Phone: 001 718 422 0200
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:8st. 7lb. (54kg)
Playing Age:18 - 35 years
Appearance:Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Hispanic
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Recent reviews: "Samal is immediately charming. She has the perfect stage presence… a jazz voice with phrasing inflections of Amy Winehouse, Nina Simone and Sam Cook" (Musical Theatre Review). "Samal shines in her ability to flip between characters" (Younger Theatre)

Stage Television Film Radio Writing Musical
2020, Stage, Peahen, Noah & The Peacock, Nottingham Playhouse, Jeff James
2019, Stage, Mary, Rutherford & Son, Sheffield Crucible, Caroline Steinbeis
2018, Stage, The Busker, Busking It, Shoreditch Town Hall, HighTide, SOHO, Guy Jones
2018, Stage, Andrea and Various, Trap Street, Kandinsky, James Yeatman
2017, Stage, Alejandra, B, Royal Court Theatre, Sam Pritchard
2017, Stage, Woman 5, What If Women Ruled The World, Manchester International Festival, Vicky Featherstone
2016, Stage, The Jailer's Daughter, The Two Noble Kinsmen, Royal Shakespeare Company, Blanche McIntyre
2016, Stage, Astrea, The Rover, Royal Shakespeare Company, Loveday Ingram
2015, Stage, Circe, Anticlea, Briseis, The Odyssey: Missing Presumed Dead, English Touring Theatre & Liverpool Everyman, Nick Bagnall
2015, Stage, Alice, The Broker, Young Vic, Caitriona Shoobridge
2015, Stage, Clara & Interviewer, How To Hold Your Breath, Royal Court Theatre, Vicky Featherstone
2014, Stage, Maude-Lynn, The House That Will Not Stand, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
2014, Stage, Jas, Still Ill, Kandinsky, James Yeatman
2014, Stage, Demi, Circles, Birmingham Rep/Tricycle Theatre, Tessa Walker
2013, Stage, Billy, Billy The Girl, Soho Theatre / Clean Break, Lucy Morrison
2013, Stage, Noor, Finding Noor, Citizens Theatre/ Ankur Productions, Guy Hollands
2013, Stage, Lulu, The Birthday Party, Manchester Royal Exchange, Blanche McIntyre
2013, Stage, Shahrazad, 1001 Nights, The Unicorn Theatre/Transport, Douglas Rintoul
2013, Stage, Grace, Liar Liar, The Unicorn Theatre, Blanche McIntyre
2012, Stage, Grace & Sammy, After the Rainfall, Watford Palace/ Curious Directive, Jack Lowe
2008, Stage, Shebeen Queen, The Suit, Young Vic, Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway
2019, Television, Lady Svenska, The Great Series 1, Hulu, Various
2018, Television, Lady Svenska, The Great (Pilot), Hulu, Matt Shakman
2015, Television, Ru'a, Tyrant Series 2, Fox 21 for FX, Kari Skogland/ Andrew Bernstein
2013, Television, Tess, Boom! (Pilot), Snap B TV, Steve Rehman
2019, Film, Jess, The Quiet House, Tea Films, Tessa Walker
2018, Film, Mariam, Status Of Mind, crushfilms, Mat Sheldon
2017, Film, Woman 5, What If Women Ruled The World, Jacqui Davies Ltd, Yael Bartana
2016, Film, Ladriya, Ghost in The Shell, Paramount / Dreamworks, Rupert Sanders
2015, Film, Singer, My Friend the Polish Girl, Warsaw Pact Films, Ewa Banaszkiewicz, Mateusz Dymek
2012, Film, The Girl, Do You Want to Try Again?, Roundhouse, Ferghal Crowley
2019, Radio, Nina, Stalingrad, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2016, Radio, Rebecca, The Rage, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2016, Radio, Lily, The Skriker, BBC Radio 3, Sarah Frankcom
2015, Radio, Circe, Anticlea, Briseis, Missing Presumed Dead: The Odyssey, BBC Radio, Susan Roberts
2015, Radio, Lt. Freya Jennings, Dr. Who - Aquitane, Big Finish, Ken Bentley
2020, Writing, Gangs of London S2, Pulse Films
2020, Writing, Birth Right, LAMDA Films, Anthony Quinn
2019, Writing, Writer, Out of Sorts, Theatre 503, Tanuja Amarasuriya
2019, Writing, Writer, Decolonising History: The Museum, Tamasha, Anthony Simpson-Pike
2018, Writing, Writer/Performer, Busking It, Shoreditch Town Hall, HighTide, SOHO, Guy Jones
2018, Writing, Writer, Conditionally, Oxford School of Drama, SOHO, Blythe Stewart
2017, Writing, Writer & Performer, Langthorne Stories, Soho Theatre/Waltham Forest
2011, Musical, Chorus, Street Scene, The Opera Group & The Young Vic, John Fulljames


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, English-Standard, Essex, Irish-Northern, London*, Middle Eastern, Northern, RP, Spanish, Turkish
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Contemporary Singing*, Jazz Singing*, Merengue, Mezzo-Soprano*, R & B Singing, Rap, Salsa Dancing, Singer-Songwriter*, Street Dance, Zumba
Performance:Actor-Singer, Clown, Comedy, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Professional Singer, Role Play, Singer-Professional, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing, Canoe, Football, Kayak, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tae Kwon Do, Yoga
Other Skills:Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Voice Coach (professional)


GRAVITY, Basic circus skills week, 2017

GHOST IN THE SHELL for Paramount & Dreamworks, Stunt, firearms, and military training, 2016

TYRANT SERIES 2 for FX, Basic Firearms training, 2015

THE VOCAL ACADEMY, Diploma in Contemporary Vocal Teaching, 2012 - 2013

CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH & DRAMA, BA Acting, 3 years, 2009 - 2011

THE BRIT SCHOOL for Performing Arts, Theatre studies, 2005 - 2007