Spotlight: ADELE JAMES


ADELE JAMES by MUG Photography
Photo: MUG Photography
Samantha Boyd
55-59 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6LD
Phone: 020-7292 0600
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Playing Age:18 - 27 years
Appearance:Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long

About me:

Adele made her TV debut as a guest lead on DOCTORS in March 2020 (BBC One & BBC iPlayer). She also plays Zoe in the feature film ACCEPTABLE DAMAGE, available to stream in the U.K. and USA on Amazon Prime and Sky. Adele is a commissioned actor-screenwriter currently developing several original projects.

Television Stage Film Short Film
2020, Television, Lizzie (Guest Lead), DOCTORS, BBC, David Lewis Richardson
2016, Television, Vee (Lead), RED LIGHT [Pilot], Shoreditch Pictures, Ben Wicks
2019, Stage, Hero, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Dubai Opera House, New English Shakespeare Company, Derek Bond
2019, Stage, Catherine Vane/Ellen Campbell, THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, U.K. Tour, Tilted Wig, Séan Aydon
2018, Stage, Anita U/S, NINE NIGHT, Trafalgar Studios, National Theatre, Roy Alexander-Weise, Jade Lewis
2017, Stage, Ella, #HASHTAG LIGHTIE (Reprised), Arcola Theatre, Rikki Beadle-Blair
2017, Stage, MJ, STOPCOCK (Little Pieces of Gold), Southwark Playhouse, Christine Robertson, Rebekah Murrell
2017, Stage, Jayne, MEATMAN (READ WRITE RESPONSE), Theatre503, Helena Jackson
2017, Stage, Ella, #HASHTAG LIGHTIE, Arcola Theatre, Rikki Beadle-Blair
2016, Stage, Dolly, IN THE PINK, The Courtyard Theatre, Emma Brand
2016, Stage, Evie, EXPECTATIONS, Theatre N16, Grace Joseph
2017, Feature Film, Zoe, ACCEPTABLE DAMAGE, Rebel Without Crew Films, Lavinia Simina
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Savannah, Last Call, Fully Focused Productions/ Million Youth Media, Katerina Constantinidou
2019, Short Film, Reese, THE CAFE, The Roundhouse, Tyrell Williams
2018, Short Film, Rachel, POST-YOU, ME, Independent, Ben Wicks
2018, Short Film, Ash, LAST CALL, A.Blast Films, Adhvay Sankar
2017, Short Film, Samantha, WHAT WOULD YOU DO, One Umbrella Productions, Jordan Pitt
2017, Short Film, Samantha, U. ME. I., Igodo Films, Nosa Igbinedion
2017, Short Film, Trina, MAD KELLY, Black Apron Entertainment, Gino Ricardo Green
2016, Short Film, Lisbeth, WHO I AM, ElaireCreates, Monika Wilczynska


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-African American, American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, English-Standard*, Estuary English*, London*, Manchester, Northern, RP, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Singing (general)
Performance:Promenade Theatre, Strasberg Technique
(* = highly skilled)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Director, Silver Service, Typing (touch), Writer


The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, New York - Acting: Lola Cohen, Tim Crouse, Bill Hopkins, Lorca Peress; Stage Combat: Allen Suddeth; Voice: Bruce Baumer

BA (Hons) Drama, University of Bristol - Simon Jones, Dr Paul Clarke