Spotlight: ADANNA OJI


ADANNA OJI by John Sheahan
Photo: John Sheahan
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Seoul, South Korea
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:10st. 11lb. (68kg)
Playing Age:27 - 37 years
Appearance:Black-Other Areas, Black-African, African-American
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Velvety

About me:

Film Stage Voice Over Writing Television
2019, Feature Film, Liviana, Wolf, Stronghold, Stuart Brennan
2019, Stage, The Curator, Blink, Emergency Exit Arts, Natalie Fugeman
2019, Stage, Jess, Moon Pigeon, Theatre 503, Pedro Vaz
2018, Stage, Sandra Bland, A Cord of Three Strands, RADA, Peri Olufunwa
2016, Stage, Professor Molloy, Goosebumps Kids, The Vaults, Rob Watts
2014, Stage, Monica/Angela, Community Not for Sale/An Ofsted Inspection, Sixteenfeet Productions, Jennifer Davis/ Nicholas Cooke
2013, Stage, Temi, I'll Tell Ya, Theatre Royal Stratford East/ Team Angelica, Stella Odunlami
2013, Stage, Chidera, The New Voice of Home, Talawa, Anthonette Isioma
2012, Stage, Katie, Misconceptions, Soho Theatre, Josh Roche
2012, Stage, The Fourth Branch, Branches: Nature of Crisis, The National Theatre of Wales/Dorky Park, Constanza Macras
2012, Stage, Bounty, Crowning Glory, Theatre Royal Stratford East/Team Angelica, Dawn Reid
2011, Stage, Fatima, The Container, Sherman Cymru/ Chapter, Bridget Keehan
2010, Stage, Emily (Principle), Back in Five Minutes, Little Episodes, Emma Jones
2010, Stage, Grace (principle), Wealth, Elephant Foot, Laura Burdon-Manley
2009, Stage, Marlene (principal), Turps, The Globe Theatre, Nicholas Beveney
2008, Stage, Joan (Lead Role), On the Cut, The Rosemary Branch, Eileen Pollock
2008, Stage, Dr Jules Wright (Lead Role), Coming Up for Air, Nu Century Arts, Olusola Oyeleye
2008, Stage, Alhaja/Anna (Lead Role), One For Me, Fairgame Theatre Compnay, Greg Banks
2008, Stage, Queen Nanny (Lead Role), Nanny of the Maroons, Spectrum, Richard Hodder
2007, Stage, Dido, Abolition, City Hall, Rob Ingle
2007, Stage, Nnenna (Lead Role), The Calabash, Tiata Fahodzi, Femi Elufowoju Jr.
2006, Stage, Queen Victoria (Lead Role), Mary and Lizzie, Criterion Theatre, Simon Dunmore/John Gillett
Voice Over
2019, Voice Over, Narrator, Bobbo Goes To School, CatPaw Media, Stephen Carter
2018, Voice Over, Narrator, Young Health Programme, Gnu Films, Jack James
2017, Voice Over, Story Teller, Freddy The Grumpy Fly, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council, Hans Peter Schepp/Patrick England
2016, Voice Over, The Caracal, BBC Earth The Caracal (Virtual Reality), BBC Earth, BBC Earth
2016, Voice Over, The Narrator, The Ring Cycle, South Bank Centre, James Cowdery
2016, Voice Over, OJI, ZOMBIES RUN!, Six to Start, Matt Wieteska
2015, Voice Over, Voice Over, Imperial Leather, Iris Worldwide, Jessica Reynolds/Richard Johnson
2015, Voice Over, Narrator, WSSCC United Nations Campaign, Gaia Media Ltd, Jonathan Perugia/ Robbie Sloan
2015, Voice Over, Jackie (teenager), Young Health Programme, GNU Films, Valerie Brown
2014, Voice Over, Narrator, Disney's Shakespeare in Love, DeWynters, Keith Kenny
2013, Voice Over, Narrator, The Lion King Radio advert, Dewynters Ltd, Hannah Lean
2013, Voice Over, Mamador Voice Over, Mamador (Advert for Television), Saatchi & Saatchi London, Brittany Poole
2013, Voice Over, Voice Over, Mzanzi Love: Kasi Style, The Africa Channel, Joanna Howarth
2013, Voice Over, Narrator, OXFAM AND CIVIL SOCIETY SPACE, OXFAM/ Dragonfly Productions, Charles Southall
2012, Voice Over, Mother, Dark and Lovely: Recipe, L'oreal, Becky Poyton
2012, Voice Over, Story Teller/ Narrator, English Language Training, Tom, Dick and Debbie Productions, Hannah Rolls/ Hannah Kirby
2011, Voice Over, Speaker, Dark and Lovely, Bauer Radio Creative London, Becky Poynton
2011, Voice Over, Narrator, Farming First, Red Kingdom, Sean Coleman
2010, Voice Over, Doctor/Georgie, Deck the Halls with Rows and Folly, Hospital Barnet Radio, Adanna Oji
2010, Voice Over, Female Voices, Sierra Leone, TVE, Davina Rodrigues
2010, Voice Over, AfricanStory Teller, The Tale of Two Cooking Pots and Other stories, Crying Out Loud productions, Simon Cryer
2009, Voice Over, Story Teller, Popular Children's Stories, CBeebies, Carla Herbertson
2008, Voice Over, Helen (Lead Role), Defending Europe, Manifesta7, Ant Hampton
2007, Voice Over, Georgina, The Box, Ravensbourne College, Paul Dodgson
2007, Voice Over, Narrator, The Life and Times of George Bridgetower, City of London Festival, Mike Phillips
2019, Writing, Author, The Number 82, Theatre 503, Nkechinyere Nwobani-Akanwo
2017, Writing, Author, Any Such Thought, Kent Coast Theatre, Ilona Kent
2016, Writing, Author, At The Feet of Jesus, Theatre Royal Stratford East/ Angelic Tales, Rikki Beadle-Blair
2014, Writing, Author, And So Say I, Stone Crabs Theatre, Fergal Crowley
2010, Writing, Author, Deck the Halls with Rows and Folly, Hospital Radio Barnet, Frank Heinley
2018, Television, Artistic Director, BFI Future Films/ SOUL Film Festival, BFI Southbank, Iyare Igiehon
2017, Television, Series Creator, ASPIRE 2 INSPIRE, Romololo Films, Adanna Oji/ Ugorji Oji
2016, Television, Kehinde, Match Not Found, Bitesized Entertainment, Phil Ox
2015, Television, Adriana, The Sun - Making Telly Even Better, Stink, Rafael Lopez
2014, Television, Bola, King Makers, Foughtnight Productions, Nicholas Beveney
2014, Television, Beluchi, Tesco Christmas Champagne, TAG Worldwide, Richard Jung
2013, Television, Narrator, Red Cross Celebrating 150 years Service, Edge Pictures, Richard Crombie
2009, Television, Cynthia Walcott, "Found", RSA Films Limited, Barney Cokeliss
2008, Television, Jinger May, The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency (series), Mirage Enterprises/ The Weinstein Company, Charles Sturridge
2007, Television, Jasmine, Nivea Creme, Partizan, Leslie Ali


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-West, American-California, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Bristol, Caribbean, Cockney*, English-Standard*, Essex*, Estuary English, Ghanaian, Jamaican, Liverpool, London*, Nigerian, Northern, RP*, Zimbabwean
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Choral Singing, Piano
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Aerial Hoop, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Dubbing, Forum Theatre, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Living History, Mask, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Public Speaking, Radio Drama, Role Play, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Voice Over Professional/Specialist
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Horse-riding, Stage Combat, Yoga
Other Skills:Aerial Work, Beekeeping, Fire Eater, Fire Poi, Improvisation, Story Telling, Tour Guide (experienced), Writer


East15 Acting School