Spotlight Young Performers

LANI JAIYEOLA by Leejay Photography
Photo: Leejay Photography
Ty Celyn, Hall Street, Penycae, Wrexham LL14 2RT
Phone: 020 3670 5002
Mobile: 07718 397811
Location:London, Middlesex, United Kingdom
Height:4'5" (134cm)
Weight:5st. 7lb. (35kg)
Playing Age:6 - 13 years
Actual Age:8 years 10 months
Licence Required:Yes
Appearance:Black-Other Areas, Black-Caribbean, Black-African
Nationality:British, Nigerian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short


Lani has been accepted for do Lidl Xmas Commercial Auditioned for various shows - Young Craig in Tina Turner Musical, Black Decker, NSPCC, VOC advert,

Commercial, Black boy role, Audition for Black decker, NSPCC advert
Commercial, Boy in a family for Xmas commercial, LIDL commercial for December 2018
Commercial, Boy in Africa, NSPCC - pencilled role
Film, Black boy role, Audition for Film on TV
Musical, Various roles, Audition for Young Craig in Tina Turner the musical
Stage, Harry Potter, Future Stars Theatre Arts
Stage, Oliver Twist, Future Stars Theatre Arts
Stage, Trolls, Future Stars Theatre Arts


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, English-Standard
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Voice Acting, Voice Over


LAMDA Entry Level 1, Entry Level 2, Entry Level 3, Grade 1, Grade 2 - Distinction in all exams.

Haberdasher Aske School for Boys - Performance at the Barbican, school stage performance singing and acting, Prose and Poem performance, School council speech (Won). Lani often scores high in academic work relating to drama. His voice is often used as an example in class. This is known as the 'Lani Volume'.

Dancing - to Afrobeat and likes to Rap (Best performance - Hall of Fame and Man Not Hot)

Proficient in singing and acting with a loud projected voice and very confident on stage.

Sports - Excellent in athletics and exceptional fast for his age. Now currently training with Arsenal Football team, signed up for Barnet FC. Won 75m sprints and long jump for Track Academy and Mini meets major yearly event. Play for A team in Rubgy and Football.

Plays the Viola and the Piano.

Academic ability - Lani is exceptionally bright and this is often demonstrated in his ability to learn very quickly and take on instructions. He attends Haberdasher Aske school for Boys in Elstree.