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Fiona Keddie-Ord
31 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8DH
Phone: 020 3490 1050
Mobile: 07786 070543
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Caribbean
Nationality:British, Nigerian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Shaved
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Direct

Currently appearing:

Stage Television Film Further Credits
2019, Stage, Oyiri di ya, Three SIsters, National Theatre, Nadia Fall
2019, Stage, Mum, I’ll take you to Mrs Cole, Complicité, Catherine Alexander
2019, Stage, Edi, Rapid Write Response JOuvert, Theatre 503, Kelechi Okafor
2018, Stage, Nurse, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives, Arcola Theatre, Femi Elufowoju Jr
2018, Stage, Mother Evangelist, Our Son the Minister, Beeta4Theatre, Kenneth Uphoho
2018, Stage, Morayo, Smashed, Rue14 /Diageo, Seyi Babatope
2017, Stage, Tituba, The Crucible, UK Tour, Sell a Door, Douglas Rintoul
2016, Stage, Molly, Drafts, Directors Cut Theatre (Southwark Playhouse), Kieran Rodgers
2016, Stage, Lady 3/Woman 3, Expensive Shit, Scottish Theatre Producers/ Traverse Theatre, Adura Onashile
2014, Stage, Lady In Blue, for Colored Girls who have considered suicide, Flytime Productions, Wole Oguntokun
2014, Stage, Cast, London Life Lagos Living, Bobo Omotayo, Kenneth Uphoho
2013, Stage, Nurse, Secret Lives of Baba Segis Wives, Ake Festival, Femi Elufowoju Jr
2013, Stage, Ronke, Saro The Musical, BAP Productions, Kenneth Uphoho
2010, Stage, Mary, Girls Of Summer, Whitemore Lindley, Layon Grey
2019, Television, Lola Fayose, Wakapass, Selhurst Media Entertainment, Ola-Producer
2015, Television, Genevieve, Jenifas Diary, Scene One Productions, Tunde Olaoye
2009, Television, Jane Doe, Medium episode 5.11 & 5.12, CBS, Peter Werner
2019, Feature Film, Wonu, The Mrs, Africa Magic, Seyi Babatope
2016, Feature Film, Jennifer, When Love Happens again, PHB Films, Seyi Babatope
2015, Feature Film, Banke, Lunch time heroes (Netflix), PHB Films, Seyi Babatope
2013, Film, Chantelle, A New You, Ebonylife TV, Tolu Ajayi
2010, Feature Film, Libby, IJE, Xandria Productions, Chineze Anyaene
2010, Film, Odele, Mosa, Bumpy Road Films, Ana Moreno
Further Credits
2018, Documentary, Diana Yekinni, Skin, Be Naya Productions, Daniel Etim Effiiong
2018, Commercial, International Women’s Day, Nivea, Seyi Babatope
2018, Workshop, Mum, I'll Take You To Mrs Cole, Complicité, Catherine Alexander
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Bev, Stop and Search, Arcola Theatre, Mehmet Ergen
2018, Short Film, Zainab, 2nd Husband, OVG productions, Kenim Obaigbena
2017, Web Series, Diana, Better Halves, YDLAP, Cory Marcus
2013, Promo, Customer, Seyi Law Skit, Orijin, Tolu Ajayi


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-West*, American-African American*, American-California*, American-Southern States*, American-Standard*, Cockney*, English-Standard, Ghanaian, Jamaican, London*, Nigerian*, Pidgin*, RP, South African
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Yoruba*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary, African Dance-Traditional, Alto, Caribbean Dance, Contemporary Singing, Dancehall
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy, Master of Ceremonies, Presenting, Public Speaking, Radio Drama, Radio Presenting, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Bowling, Ice Skating, Yoga
Other Skills:Bartender, Dance Teacher, Drama Coach (professional), Hair Braiding, Latte Art (professional), Producer (professional), Waiting Staff (experience), Workshop Leader (Acting), Writer


American academy of dramatic arts , Theatre , 3 years

Brit School of performing Arts Theatre, 2 Years