BABIRYE BUKILWA by Johan Persson
Photo: Johan Persson
(An MMB Creative company), The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL
Phone: 020 3582 9370
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Playing Age:15 - 35 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Caribbean
Nationality:British, Ugandan
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Warm


Stage Television Film Radio Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2018, Stage, Khamma, The Empire Strikes Back, Brave New Word/ Arcola Theatre, Florence Bell
2017, Stage, Varya, The Cherry Orchard, The Nottingham Playhouse, Giles Croft
2017, Stage, Rosa, Filthy Business, Hampstead Theatre, Ed Hall
2016, Stage, Ukumzi, Ukumzi, Brave New Word, Florence Bell
2015, Stage, Gwen, Plaques & Tangles, The Royal Court Theatre, Lucy Morrison
2015, Stage, Leah, Beautiful Thing (20th anniversary nationwide tour), Tom O'Connell Nottingham Playhouse Leicester Curve, Nikolai Foster
2014, Stage, Tybalt, Romeo & Juliet, National Theatre, Bijan Sheibani
2013, Stage, Topsy, Neighbours, HighTide Festival, Steven Atkinson
2012, Stage, Gbemi, Whole, Unity Theatre, Philip Osment
2012, Stage, Rianna, Riftguard, Soho Theatre (rehearsed reading), Sandy Johnson
2011, Stage, S African Sister, Truth & Reconciliation, Royal Court Theatre, Debbie Tucker Green
2011, Stage, Kora, Songs of Freedom, National Theatre (rehearsed reading), Kwame Kwei Ammah
2016, Television, Rachel (lead), Ackee and Saltfish, BBC THREE COMEDY, Cecile Emeke
2014, Television, Miss Jeffries, Babylon, Nightjack / Channel 4, Sally El Hosaini
2013, Television, Sharon, Our Girl, BBC Television, David Drury
2012, Television, Tia, Casualty, BBC Television, Rick Platt
2011, Television, Jessica, Random, Hillbilly Films/C4, Debbie Tucker Green
2018, Film, Ama, Yellow in Blue, Seye Isikalu
2014, Film, Rachel (lead), Ackee and Saltfish, Cecile Emeke, Cecile Emeke
2011, Feature Film, Sabrina, Strawberry Fields, Film London, Frances Lea
2013, Radio, Tonnie (lead), Sunflowers Behind A Dirty Fence, BBC Radio World Service, Rosalynd Ward
Rehearsed Reading
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Ari (lead), Even To Live (Talawa Firsts), Talawa Theatre Company, Safaa Benson-Effiom
Further Credits
2016, Short Film, Keisha, We Love Moses, Film London, Dionne Edwards
2016, Animation, Cherelle (older Cherelle,lead), Beneath the Surface, ICA, Yero Timi-Biu
2016, Web Series, Letitia, #Reality, Bryon films, MDMXFILMS, Nathan Bryon
2016, Short Film, Em, Little Hard, Waller and Wordsworth, Alice Felgate, Bel Powley
2014, Web Series, Rachel (lead), Ackee and Saltfish, Cecile emeke, Cecile emeke
2014, Web Series, Risi, Hot pepper, 2 Far Media, Bola Agbaje, Destiny Ekaragha


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-Eastern*, African-West, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Barbadian, Caribbean, Liverpool, London*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella*, African Dance-Contemporary*, Blues*, Cabaret Singing*, Caribbean Dance*, Choral Singing*, Contemporary Singing*, Gospel Singing*, Harmony Singing*, Latin American*, Modern Dance*, Pop Singing*, R & B Singing*, Reggae Singing*, Singer-Songwriter*, Singing (general)*, Singing Teacher*, Songwriter*
Performance:Actor-Singer, Poetry Reading, Professional Singer
(* = highly skilled)
Other Skills:Artist (Fine Art), Devising, Hair Model, Lyricist, Painting, Podcaster, Spoken Word Artist, Writer