KEN BIRK by Tainah Costa
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50 South Molton Street, Mayfair, London W1K 5SB
Phone: 020 7499 5548
Location:London, Essex, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Playing Age:24 - 28 years
Appearance:Asian, Latin American, Middle Eastern
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Clear


Stage Television Corporate Commercial Short Film Further Credits
2018, Stage, 8, Allo Allo, Bush Theatre-Fertility Fest, Lucy Atkinson
2018, Stage, Rohan/Ravi, The Affairs of Men/Finding Jose (Tamasha Scratch Night), Tamasha, Anthony Simpson-Pike
2018, Stage, Joe Hayman/Teacher, The Talk, Kristine Landon-Smith
2017, Stage, Chris, Diversity Showcase-The Misadventures of Chris, Next Up Talent-National Theatre Studio, Indy Okonkwo
2017, Stage, Chatan/M&S Guy, I Walk in Your Words, Tamasha Associates, Kristine Landon-Smith
2016, Stage, Young Clerk, Janis Joplin Full Tilt, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Cora Bissett
2016, Stage, Young Master, La Ronde, Wac Arts, Martina Laird
2016, Stage, Evans, The Seven Ages of Man, Wac Arts, Simon Callow
2015, Stage, Achillies, Iphigenia, Wac Arts, Martina Laird
2014, Stage, Oberon, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Wac Arts, Che Walker
2014, Stage, Abouka, Baddiya (Our Four Walls), Ovalhouse Theatre, Karen Tomlin
2014, Stage, The Ex-President/Don Juan/Survivor 2/Bodyguard 3, Used Blood Junkyard, Arcola Theatre, Laura Keefe
2014, Stage, Jeremy, Welcome to Utopia Land, Almeida Theatre, Play in a Day, Chris Lawson
2013, Stage, Baakir/President Kabbah, A Concrete Jungle Full of Wild Cars, Trinity College London, Unicorn Theatre, Che Walker
2013, Stage, Leader, Agamemnon, Wac Arts, Che Walker
2013, Stage, Andrew, Boozie Jacuzzi, Writers Avenue, SohoTheatre, Nick Myles
2012, Stage, Spinon, Small Hadron Collider, Theatre 503, Andrew Maddock
2011, Stage, Aldus Alkabaz, Life on Mellow, Theatre 503, Devauna McFarlene, Ken Birk
2015, Television, Tipu Soltan, Crimewatch, BBC Wales, Rachel Newman
2015, Television, Sadham Hussain (Young), Extreme Dictators (Reconstruction), World Media Rights, Stephanie Seabrook
2014, Television, Hamidur Tahman, Jihad Extremist Reconstruction (Inside Out), BBC News South, Emma Vardy
2013, Television, Anjun Dogar, OPERATION BULLFINCH (RECONSTRUCTION), BBC, Pete Doherty
2013, Television, Abhir, Single and Searching (Pilot), R&M Media, Ruke Amata
2011, Television, The Waiter, John Bishop's Britain, Objective Productions, Andrew Chaplin, Lucy Forbes
2010, Television, Ali Hussain, BEATING THE BURGLARS - ITV Tonight, ITV, Gareth Williams
2014, Corporate, Shoreditch Office Worker, PWC Web Assets, Irresistible Films, Fergus Dinge
2013, Corporate, Pramit, PWC OPEN MINDS, Merchant Cantos Productions, Gary Birch
2013, Corporate, Jimi, TULLOW OIL: INFORMATION SECURITY-PROTECTING VALUES, CTN Communications, Olivia Lory-Kay
2012, Corporate, City Businessman, TESCO DIGITAL SHOPPING TUTORIAL, Tailwind Media, Steven Myatt
2012, Corporate, Young Interviewee, VOXPOPS ITV TALK TALK SPONSOR, Telly Juice Media, Emma Baxter
2010, Corporate, Voice Over, IWALK LONDON IPHONE APP, UCL Department of Interaction Design, Hudha Hussain
2013, Commercial, Learner Driver, VISTAPRINT, Element Productions Inc, Marc Colucci
2009, Commercial, Eldest Son (Male Lead-Phone User),, VECTONE UK01 MOBILE COMMERCIAL
Short Film
2018, Short Film, The Player, No Sex (Monologue Series), Film Locos, Rachel Kaden
2016, Short Film, Harry, Norman, Glyn Manfo
2014, Short Film, Ben, A Bus Stop Tale, Ovalhouse Theatre, Srik Narayanan
2012, Short Film, The Corporate Guy, Black and White, Greenwich Council, Geeta Kanji
2012, Short Film, Sam, Make More Mistakes, G7 Productions, Sunil Goswami
2012, Short Film, Romi, Meet the Romi, G7 Productions, Sunil Goswami
Further Credits
2017, Radio, The Loud and Clear Voice of Shanti, Husband/Brother, Central Saint Martin's, Urvashi Bohra
2016, Voice Over, Young Interviewee, Shana Paratha, Fantasia Advertising, Mukesh Gadhvi
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Professor, The Last Word, Trinity College London, John Gardyne
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Gremio, The Taming of the Shrew, Kandeken Productions, Arcola Theatre Lab, Roy Alexander Weise
2012, Documentary, Kasim/The Chef, SECONDS FROM DISASTER-Mumbai Attacks (Reconstruction), Tom Lindley, Darlow Smithson Productions
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Todhunter, The Lady Vanishes, British Film Institute (BFI), Debs Paterson
2012, Workshop, Siva Kandiah, Eviction - Clean Break, Laura McCluskey
2012, Workshop, Caldicott, The Lady Vanishes, British Film Institute (BFI), Debs Paterson
2012, Workshop, Doctor Raj, The Water Tower, Christopher Emms
2011, Feature Film, Hotel Receptionist, Page 8, BBC, David Hare


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, Asian, English-Standard, Essex, Indian, London, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Punjabi
Performance:Radio Presenting, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Barista (experienced), Business Management (BA hons), Computer Literate, Director, Drama Workshop Leader


WAC Arts, Professional Approaches to Drama, 2012-2017

Arcola Theatre Academy, 2013-2014

Ovalhouse Theatre Drama Company, 2013-2014

Five-O-Fresh at Theatre 503, Theatre Performance and Leadership (OCNQ), 2011