VANESSA OKELLO by Meg Lavender
Photo: Meg Lavender
Suite 2, 1st Floor Offices, Cantilupe Chambers, Cantilupe Road, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7AN
Phone: 01989 769547
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Playing Age:26 - 40 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Other Areas
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Strong


A Cape Coast Story

2019, Commercial, Jackpotjoy winner, Jackpotjoy, Jackpotjoy
2018, Stage, Yaa, A Cape Coast Story, Dame Africa, Daryl Arkanmuah
2018, Stage, Lyla, Mules, ELICIT THEATRE COMPANY, Kofi Sampeny
2017, Stage, Ruth, Femmetamorphosis, Elicit Theatre Company, Sharron Spice
2017, Stage, Sue, THE BED, The Hidden Theatre, Laura Clifford
2017, Still Photography, Barnado, Barnado
2016, Stage, Racist Mom, Dunia (Syrian Woman), TV Show Host, A BOY ON A BEACH, CL Collective - City Literary Institute, Petina Hapgood
2016, Stage, Ellen, Vinegar tom, Burning Theatre, Raquel Monero
2016, Stage, Ellen, VINEGAR TOM, City Literary Institute, Raquel Moreno
2015, Stage, Multiple Roles, LOVE AND INFORMATION, City Literary Institute, Linda Miller
2015, Stage, Leonato, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, City Literary Institute, Lisa Lapdige
2015, Stage, Zanche, WHITE DEVIL, City Literary Institute, Janyne Denny
2014, Stage, Wife, IDENTITY CRISIS, City Literary Institute, Petina Hapgood
2014, Stage, Mrs Lovett, SWEENEY TODD, City Literary Institute, Tuirenn Hurstfield
2014, Stage, Penny, THE WALLS ARE WATCHING, KDC, Trina Hasthorpe/Kim Morrisson
2012, Stage, Mrs McMain, VISITED, KDC, Trina Hasthorpe/Kim Morrisson
2011, Stage, Main Contender, PUB QUIZ CHAMPIONSHIP, KDC, Richard Williams
2002, Television, Ojwang'so Girlfriend, CENTRE 4 (UGANDAN MEDICAL SERIES), Andrew Gosling
1995, Stage, Sonia, GOD'S SPELL (MUSICAL), Justice David Porter


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-Eastern, African-West, Caribbean, English-Standard, Jamaican, London, Moroccan, Multicultural London English (MLE), Nigerian, South African, Zimbabwean
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Luganda*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Alto, Beatboxing (vocal percussion), Classical Singing, Contemporary Singing, Guitar, Jazz Singing, Maganda Dance, Piano, Rap, Singer-Songwriter, Singing (general), Xylophone
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Laban Training, Live Roleplay, Mask, Meisner Technique, Murder Mystery Events, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Presenting, Public Debating, Public Speaking, Radio Drama, Radio News Reader, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Cooking/Baking, Devising, Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Paranormal Investigator, Reiki, Spoken Word Artist, Story Telling, Typing (touch)


City Literary Institute (City Lit), London, Professional Acting Diploma, 2 years, 2014-2016

City Literary Institute, singing for actors, 2012