AMANDA LARA KAY

AMANDA LARA KAY by M.A.D. Photography
Photo: M.A.D. Photography
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LEADING ROLE AGENCY
20 Cleveland Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV2 1BH
Phone: 020 3627 4085
Mobile: 07588 339180
E-mail: info@leadingroleagency.co.uk
WWW: www.leadingroleagency.co.uk
Artist's Website: www.amandalarakay.com/www.amandalarakay.com/PRESS.html
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:31 - 40 years
Appearance:White
Nationality:South African, British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Strawberry Blond(e)
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Enthusiastic

Credits:

Amanda has been nominated for Best Actress in a Feature Film at the New York City International Film Festival 2016. http://frightfest.us/nominations/ For recent press and reviews please visit artist's website.

Television Stage Commercial Short Film Film Promo
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Television
2016, Television, Victim, Ratting, BBC3, Tom Randall
2016, Television, Presenter, Homedics Duo Quartz, Smart Response TV, Hannah Treble
2016, Television, Presenter, Halowave Air Cooker, JML Shopping Channel, Harriet Hudson
2012, Television, Presenter, Ayvo, JML Shopping Channel, Ian Copestake
2011, Television, Ballerina, Britain's Got More Talent, ITV2, Tim Dean
2001, Television, Sketch Comedy Performer, Saturday Night Live (w/Katie Holmes), NBC, Brian Thomas (Emmy nominated)
Stage
2016, Stage, Anna Karenina, Anna Karenina, Teatro Technis, Chris Diacopoulos
2015, Stage, Medea, Medea, The State of Grace/ The London Theatre, Grace Smith
2015, Stage, Popova/Natalya, The Bear & The Proposal, The State of Grace/The London Theatre, Grace Ward
2014, Stage, Valery Danby-Smith, Behan's Woman, London Irish Theatre, Jhon Dunn
2012, Stage, Katya, The Boss, She, Varya, Checkov's Farces, Theatre Collection
2012, Stage, Geschwitz, Lulu, Shaban Arifi
2011, Stage, Marquis de Marteuil-Lead, Dangerous Liaisons, Shaban Arifi
2008, Stage, Brenda, Movin' Out (Broadway Tour), Troika, Twyla Tharp
2005, Stage, Bird, Opus Cactus (World Tour), Momix, Moses Pendelton
2000, Stage, Sophia, Saturday Night Fever (Broadway Tour), Arlene Phillips
Commercial
2016, Commercial, Mother, Optics Eye Care, 2AM Films, Dale Healy
2016, Commercial, Customer, Crabtree & Evelyn, Feed Films, Dan Ruttley
2016, Commercial, Mother, Madriba Web Sport, Raven Flight, Robin Rippmann
2016, Commercial, Camera Woman, Save the Children, Stink
2016, Commercial, Wife, Lurgashall Mansion, Panvista Productions, Ian Gibbons
2015, Commercial, Beauty Client, Nuffield Health Gyms, Creative Communications, Luke Logan
2012, Commercial, Legendary Dater, Heineken Serenade, Infostrada Sports
2011, Commercial, Kristina Rihanoff stand in, Nokia, Salt Pictures Ltd., Daniel Fagerson
2011, Commercial, Claire, Caeserspalace.com, RSA Films Ltd., Ronnie West
2005, Commercial, Alessandra, Ferrarelle (Italian TV), Raiuno
2005, Commercial, The Wife, Foxwoods Casinos, Nick Piper
2000, Commercial, Sassy, Dr. Pepper, Omaha Productions
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Camilla, Claire and Me, Camelot Films, Daniella Dahoui
2017, Short Film, Auntie, The Balfour Declaration, Ima6ine, Adelmuti Altirawi
2017, Short Film, Self, I thought there was one Jesus, but there are loads, Goldsmiths, Henry Bradley
2016, Short Film, Hysteria Performer, Rehearsing Hysteria, Goldsmiths, Henry Bradley
2016, Short Film, Vixen, The Love Machine, JT Productions, Jill Thrussell
2015, Short Film, Fiona, Talk Show, Kacper Westphal
2015, Short Film, Bettina, Sooner Or Later, Fifty Mill Productions, Gary Wigz
2014, Short Film, Emma, CV, Black Bird Films, Richard Saunders
2013, Short Film, Mummy, The Cake, Black Bird Films, Richard Saunders
2013, Short Film, Miss Hayley Two-face, Sexual Networking, Day Two Productions Ltd., Eric Loren
2011, Short Film, Zara, Good Night, Blind Eye Films, Muriel D'ansembourg
2011, Short Film, Alice, Extreme (w/Caroline Quentin), Steve Coe Productions, Gavin Toomey
Film
2015, Feature Film, Dana Ackerman- Lead, Return of the Don, BenAlex Media, M A Benson
2015, Feature Film, Anne- Female Lead, Vampire Resurrection, Stormdrain Films, Mark Morris
2015, Feature Film, Lady Sarah-Jane Grace, Witch, Seventh Dream Ventures, Trev Hayward
2015, Feature Film, Joanne, Silvertown, Nexpage Productions (Nollywood), Chinedu Ben
2015, Feature Film, Mandy, Gold Dust Ikenga, BenAlex Media, Silver Achugamonye
2011, Feature Film, Dixie, Ill Manors, Film London Microwave, Ben Drew (Plan B)
2005, Feature Film, Blue Meanie, Across The Universe, Revolution Studios, Julie Taymor
2004, Film, Kate- Supporting, The Definition of Insanity, Dirt Road Films, Frank Matter
2001, Feature Film, Karen, Zoolander, Munich Film Partners, Ben Stiller
2000, Feature Film, Kim, Bamboozled, 40 Acres & a Mule, Spike Lee
Promo
2017, Promo, Presenter, UK Nollywoood Expo, Actors Guild of UK Nollywood LTD., Dele Williams
2017, Promo, Presenter, Gold Dust Ikenga Red Carpet Premier, Ben TV, Silver Achugamonye
2016, Promo, Presenter, Return of the Don - Screening, BenAlex Media, Malcolm Benson
2015, Promo, Presenter, LA Lounge Promo, BenAlex Media, M A Benson
2015, Promo, Presenter, Shaftesbury Primary School, SeriousHit Productions, Clifton-Lloyd Brian
2014, Promo, Presenter, Ortega and his Enemies- Screening, BenAlex Media, Malcolm Benson

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, English-Standard, French, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Italian, RP, Russian, South African*
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
Afrikaans, English*, Italian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, African Dance-Contemporary, Argentine Tango, Ballet*, Ballroom Dancing, Burlesque*, Cabaret Dancing, Castanets, Charleston, Contemporary Dance*, Flamenco, Freestyle Dance*, Freestyle Disco, Funk-Style Dance, Greek Dancing, Jazz Dancing*, Rock 'n' Roll Dance, Street Jazz, Swing Dance
Performance:Audio Books, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Commentating, Dancer-Professional, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Aikido, Athletics, Horse-riding, Pilates*, RollerSkating, Swimming*, Table Tennis, Tai Chi, Trampoline, Yoga*
Other Skills:Club Swinging, Dance Teacher, Improvisation, Pilates, Reiki, Story Telling

Training:

National School of the Arts-South Africa

Alvin Ailey American Dance Centre-New York City

The Actors Centre-London

Theatre Actos Guild

Currently studying under; Nathan Osgood-Performance, and Kate Maravan- Meisner Technique