MARIA THOMAS

MARIA THOMAS by Sophie Baker
Photo: Sophie Baker
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SPOTLIGHT
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
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152-160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Phone: 020 7566 2184
E-mail: castings@thesaffrongroup.co.uk
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Location:London
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 2lb. (52kg)
Playing Age:21 - 30 years
Appearance:Black-African, Black-Other Areas, Mixed Race
Other:Equity, BECTU (ACCT/BETA)
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Friendly
  

Credits:

Acceptance has just won the Best UK LGBT Short at the London International Short Film Festival 2016

Television Stage Commercial Film Short Film Corporate Further Credits
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Television
2011, Television, A&E Receptionist, Eastenders, BBC Television, Karl Neilson
2007, Television, Anita the A&E Recptionist, Eastenders, BBC Television, John Greening
2006, Television, Maria - A & E Receptionist, Eastenders, BBC, Ed Bazalgette
Stage
2015, Stage, Her, Cocoon, Collector of Tears - Sean Burn, Vanessa Mobiglia
2012, Stage, Her, Ayer, Theatre Uncut, Latitude Festival, Emma Callander
2012, Stage, Cerys, Next Swan Down The River Might Be Black, Gobscure, Jackie Fielding
2011, Stage, Rip, Rip, Fold, Scrunch, Half Moon YPT, Chris Elwell
2010, Stage, Gloria, Bracewell Road-Rehearsed Reading, Ignition, Richard Twyman
2010, Stage, Katie, Lie Between Love & Death, The Lion and The Unicorn Theatre, Laura Bridges
2010, Stage, Katie, Lie Between Love & Death, The Space, Laura Bridges
2010, Stage, Genevieve/Martha, Redurtninterior, The Cockpit Theatre, Alan Marni
2010, Stage, Rip, Rip, Fold, Scrunch, Half Moon YPT, Chris Elwell
2009, Stage, Cerys, Next swan down the river might be black-Rehearsed Reading, Black Swan Productions, Tim Stubbs Hughes
2009, Stage, Girl A/Woman B, 00:13:00 (Modern Life is Rubbish), Stonecrabs, Leigh Tredger
2009, Stage, Ensemble, Rip, Fold, Scrunch, Half Moon YPT, Chris Elwell
2008, Stage, Joanne, Joanne, Debbicot Theatre Productions, Jason Croot
2008, Stage, Umi, Sins of the Father, Old Red Lion, Alex Williams
2008, Stage, Her, Three Nights, Manje Theatre, Leigh Tredger
2007, Stage, Student, 365 Plays-Rehearsed Reading, The Pleasance Theatre, Caroline Steinbeis
2007, Stage, Storyteller, Mirage, Greenwich & Docklands Festival, Jean-Raymond (Oposito)
2007, Stage, Wanda, Out in the Fog, Almeida Theatre, Rebecca Manson Jones & Roy Williams
2007, Stage, Her, Three Nights, Room for Pudding & Manje Theatre, Leigh Tredger
2006, Stage, Rhiannon, Ghost Tag, The Courtyard, Vanessa Mobiglia
2006, Stage, Rhiannon, Ghost Tag, Barons Court Theatre, Vanessa Mobiglia
2006, Stage, Rhiannon, Ghost Tag, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Pleasance Theatre, Vanessa Mobiglia
2006, Stage, Sandra, The Defragmented Picasso, Hampstead Theatre (Generator), Sharon Smith
2005, Stage, Keisha, 2nd Chance, Royal Court Theatre, Femi Elufowoju Jnr
2005, Stage, Cerys, Gimmie Lithium or Gimmie Death, The Playground, Alan Marni
2005, Stage, Vera Knoop/Eurydici, Rilke, The Playground, Alan Marni
2005, Stage, Moon,Hina,Phaeton,Water, Sunstories, Yorkshire WomenTheatre, Amanda Huxtable
2004, Stage, Cutter, Cutter, Half Moon - Young Peoples Theatre, Vishni Velada-Billson
2004, Stage, Stage Directions, Under A Streelight, The Royal Court Theatre, Max Stafford-Clark
2003, Stage, French Traveller, Deeper Underground, Just Press Play, Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2003
2002, Stage, Isabelle, Beauty and the Beast, David Jackson
2002, Stage, Maggie, It's Just A Name, Nu Century, Tyrone Huggins
2002, Stage, Old Woman, Deeper Underground, Just Press Play, Birmingham New Arts Festival
Commercial
2015, Commercial, Mum, Made for Mums - Shell Payment App, MB Films, Ross Shepherd
2010, Commercial, Waitress, Bournemouth Airport 'Unveiling', Gate Films, Tom Shrapnel
2008, Commercial, Clubber, Vodka, Ministry of Sound, Stephanie Bochatay
2007, Commercial, Maria, Dove, Squaredog & Roundcat, Craig Duncan
2004, Commercial, Medic, Edelman, CNBC Europe, Geoff Dennison
Film
2013, Feature Film, Jenny, The Shadow of Bigfoot, Lunar Graveyard, Philip Mearns
2010, Feature Film, Amber, Fever, Deadmeat Productions LTD, Q
2007, Feature Film, Mercy King, Counterfeit Butterfly, Ije Films, Marimba Easmon
Short Film
2013, Short Film, Maya Lewis, Acceptance, Ashenden/VisionCreator/Grand Theme Productions, Clive Ashenden
2013, Short Film, Assistant, 6 Feet under, Darien H S Davis
2012, Short Film, Lisa, Chesterfield King, Giorgio Guernier
2012, Short Film, Alice, Out of Hours, Clive Ashenden
2010, Short Film, Dandelion, Revenger, At The Drop of A Hat, James Payton
2010, Short Film, Nurse, Driven Insane, Jemsea Films Ltd & Ije Films, Keith Eyles
2010, Short Film, Receptionist, The Receptionist, Jemsea Films Ltd, Mandy Whiley
2009, Short Film, Sarah, Fear View, Jemsea Films Ltd, Keith Eyles
2008, Short Film, Sarah, 113, RHUL, Dilraj Kaur Paul
2005, Short Film, Assassin, For Idle Hands, Tatiana Pellizon
2005, Short Film, Mia, Retribution, Puppetland Films, Matthew M Murphy
2005, Short Film, Jane, Smack, Southbank University, Julian Baschieri-Salvadori
2005, Short Film, Ama Asante, The Trousseau, London Film School, Afia Nkrumah
2004, Short Film, Vesna, 15 Days to Xmas, London Metropolitan Film School, Tatiana Pellizon
2004, Short Film, East End Girl, Musical Royale, Glassworks, Marcus Yau
Corporate
2015, Corporate, Dr Sanders, Clinical Skills Pro, Nidhi Gupta
2014, Corporate, Plane Passenger, KPMG Trusted Adviser Skills, Andrew Callaway Ltd, Andrew Callaway
2013, Corporate, Obs Gyn, Undermining & Conflict, Smile-on Healthcare Learning, Valerie Dougall
2011, Corporate, News Reader, Seafarers, The Vanished, Markettiers, Clive Ashenden
2011, Corporate, Ronke, Moremi, Deadline Communications, Simon Frith
2011, Corporate, Spy Handler, Anti-Smoking Campaign, Kickbutt, Nathan Haines
2010, Corporate, Presenter, Currys/PC World, Cutting the Mustard LTD, Neil Chamberlain
2008, Corporate, Servant Girl, Egypt Gallery, National Museums, Liverpool, Joanne Connor
2006, Corporate, Client, Lexus Appraisals, The Specialist Company, Andrew Pilkington
2005, Corporate, Good Nurse, Infection Control & Hand Hygiene in Hospitals, BVS Training, Jeff Emerson
2003, Corporate, Customer Service Representative, Nationwide, Ian Cassie
Further Credits
2016, Still Photography, Controlling girlfriend, Reflections, Essex Police, Adam Crossland & Pru Witherspoon
2015, Still Photography, Lindsay, Young Start-Up Business, Getty Images, Gary Burchell
2015, Voice Over, Narrator, The A to Z of SFF, Speakeasy, Rob Wickings
2014, Music Video, Jess, Lame, Independent Runnings, Simon Aitken
2014, Still Photography, Breadmaker, Big Bake Off, Corbis Images, Martin Yates
2013, Educational, Playing self, The Anne Frank Trust, Mark McEvoy
2013, Music Video, Lost Soul, Oya, Triple A Films, Triple A Films
2012, Still Photography, Hitchcock Character, Hitchcock Still Shoot, Ron Hagell, Ron Hagell
2012, Promo, Judy, Gunpoint, Independant Runnings, Simon Aitken
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Dion, Stronger, Golden Deliliah, Talawa Theatre, Alex Williams
2012, Educational, Joan/Mary, The Squid/Clothes, Met Film School, Chris Bould
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Marcy, Kill The President, Snakegully Productions, James O'Shea & Iva Brunning
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Mary, Max Beckmann, Sam Smith, Alex Williams
2011, Workshop, Daughter, Les 3 Tifis, Images of Elsewhere, Yasmin Gurreeboo
2010, Still Photography, Daughter-in-Law, Legal & General, Skinny Dip
2010, Workshop, Carol, Brixton 81, Kolton Lee
2009, Voice Over, Informer, All The Little Things We Crushed, Almeida Theatre, Simon Godwin
2009, Voice Over, Reporter/Voxbox, Super Situation, Miss L.Laneous, Jamie Rocha Allan
2006, Still Photography, Office Worker, Getty Images, The Communications Store, Kent Mathews
2005, Still Photography, Health and Beauty, Image 100
2004, Still Photography, Nurse, Health Magazine for Hospitals, Image 100

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, Lancashire, London*, Midlands-West, RP
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Mezzo
Performance:Comedy, Physical Theatre, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Photographic Model