ABIOLA OGUNBIYI

ABIOLA OGUNBIYI by Simon Annand
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4A Exmoor Street, London W10 6BD
Phone: 020-7436 6400
Fax: 020-7436 6700
E-mail: argall@argtalent.com
Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:9st. 7lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:16 - 30 years
Appearance:Black-African, African-American, Black-Other Areas
Nationality:British
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
  

Credits:

Abiola has recently finished shooting the film adaptation of best-selling author Matt Haig's novel, "A Boy Called Christmas," directed by Gil Kenan (Monster House, Ghostbusters 3), for StudioCanal, Netflix, and Blueprint Pictures.

Television Short Film Stage Musical Radio Film Further Credits
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Television
2018, Television, Maria (Series Regular), JAMESTOWN, Carnival Films/Sky 1, Paul Wilmshurst
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Julia, THE WRONG SWIPE, Brendan Cleaves
2019, Short Film, The Wanderer, THE WANDERER, National Film and Television School (NFTS), Lian Rose
2018, Short Film, Girl (also Writer & Director), SEXELLENCE, MAALO Films
2017, Short Film, Ava, A NIGHT IN THE LIFE, London Film School, Gabrielle Gozo
Stage
2017, Stage, C, BORDER CONTROL, Hack Theatre, Emily Collins
2016, Stage, Tisana, GIRLS, Soho Theatre/Hightide/Talawa Theatre Company, Elayce Ismail
Musical
2015, Musical, Nabalungi Cover & Swing, THE BOOK OF MORMON, Sonia Friedman Productions, Casey Nicholaw & Trey Parker
2013, Musical, Ali, MAMMA MIA!, Prince of Wales Theatre, Phyllida Lloyd
Radio
2017, Radio, Jero, WET DREAMS & SPRING MATTRESSES, Story Etc., Tom Crowley
Film
2020, Film, Mother Darcus, A Boy Called Christmas, StudioCanal/Blueprint Pictures/Netflix, Gil Kenan
Further Credits
2018, Comedy, Girl (also Writer, Director & Editor), 7/11 - The Everygirl Remix (Beyoncé Parody)
2015, Comedy, Maria Von Black (also Writer & Director), The Hills Are Alive (Sound of Music Parody)

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-West, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, English-Standard, Estuary English*, London, Nigerian, RP
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Choreography, Contemporary Dance, Dance (general), Flute, Piano, Singing (general)
Performance:Actor-Musician, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Disc Jockey (DJ), Musical Comedy, Physical Theatre
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Director, Writer

Training:

Upright Citizens Brigade, New York City - Improv Comedy (Long Form)

Alex Marx (Meisner Technique)

Jennie Buckman (Private Coaching)

ArtsEd, London (Musical Theatre)