Spotlight: NNEKA OKOYE


NNEKA OKOYE by Emma Bullivant
Photo: Emma Bullivant
20 Golden Square, London W1F 9JL
Phone: 020-7636 1221
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (163cm)
Playing Age:18 - 28 years
Appearance:Black-Caribbean, Black-African, African-American
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length

About me:

Television Stage Rehearsed Reading Voice Over Further Credits
2020, Television, Tash, Cheaters, Clerkenwell Films, Elliot Hegarty
2020, Television, Glenda, I Hate Suzie, Bad Wolf/Sky Atlantic, Anthony Neilson
2020, Television, Emma (Regular), Sparks, Mother's Best Child for Channel 4, Guy Davidson/Daniel Clarke
2019, Television, Becca, DEFENDING THE GUILTY, Big Talk, Jim Field Smith
2019, Television, Nelly, Death In Paradise, Red Planet Pictures for BBC, Jermain Julien
2019, Television, Mags (Regular 12 Eps), THE A LIST, Kindle for BBC/Netflix, Patrick Harkings
2018, Television, Various (Regular 10 Eps), EVERY BLANK EVER, Comedy Central, Guy Davidson/Daniel Clarke
2017, Television, Wendy, Doctor Foster, Drama Republic, Jeremy Lovering
2016, Television, Paula, Prime Suspect 1973, ITV, David Caffrey
2015, Television, Mikaela, The Javone Prince Show, BBC Television, Phil Bowker
2014, Television, Grace Mensah, Doctors, BBC Television, Paul Gibson
2014, Television, Clare, Casualty, BBC Television, Nigel Douglas
2013, Television, Chipo, Wizards vs Aliens, CBBC Television, Joss Agnew
2013, Television, Kav (lead), Saturdays (pilot), Graham Smith, Matt Holt
2019, Stage, Nene (Lead), Unknown Rivers, Hampstead Theatre, Daniel Bailey
2019, Stage, Anneka, WOOD, Vault Festival, Grace Duggan
2017, Stage, US Ophelia, HAMLET, Almeida Theatre, Robert Icke
2016, Stage, Carine, Seeking Serenity, Courtyard Theatre, Titi Dawudu
2015, Stage, Overall Winner, Monologue Slam LA Edition, Triforce
2013, Stage, Stukey, When the Fallen Sang, Lightning Ensemble, Marie McCarthy
2013, Stage, Yannis, Covered, New Heritage Theatre, Daniel Bailey
2012, Stage, Destiny, Forty Elephants, Albany Theatre, Nadine Woodley
2012, Stage, Nancy, Matters of the Heart, Lost Theatre, Tambo Silavwe
Rehearsed Reading
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Laura, Hell's Waiting Room, Soho Theatre, Steve Marmion
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Gemma, Let There Be Love, Bristol Old Vic, Anton Phillips
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, Writers Slam, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Fraser Ayres
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, Unheard Voices, Royal Court Theatre, Yusra Warsama/Ola Animashawun
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Chidera, The New Voice of Home, Talawa Theatre Company, Anthonette Isioma/Michael Buffong
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Phoebe, Drink Drugs & KFC, Ameen Dream Entertainment, Aml Ameen
Voice Over
2020, Voice Over, Kit Casey (Lead), Creature Cases, Animation Netflix, Dave Peacock
2019, Voice Over, Lola (Lead), Berry Bees, Animation Nine Network, Dan Russell
Further Credits
2016, Commercial, Girl, A New Place, The Garden Bridge Trust, Jennifer Granville
2015, Commercial, School Girl, TFL - Share the Road, Saatchi and Saatchi, Yann Demange


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-Eastern, African-West, American-African American, American-Standard, Australian, Caribbean, Cockney, Liverpool, London*, Nigerian, Northern, RP, South African
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Igbo
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Contemporary Dance
Performance:Voice Over + Studio + Source Connect or similar, Voice Over Professional/Specialist
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing*, Horse-riding
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation


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