Spotlight: YONAH ODOOM


YONAH ODOOM by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
The Landmark, School Lane, Burnley BB11 1UF
Phone: 01282 542692
Mobile: 07983 105839
Artist's Website:
Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5' (152cm)
Weight:8st. 4lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:26 - 38 years
Appearance:Black-African, Black-Caribbean, Black-Other Areas
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length

About me:

Next to be seen in the feature film "Amulet", Directed by Romola Garai - released in Cinemas 24th July 2020

Television Commercial Film Short Film Stage Further Credits
2018, Television, "This Morning" Make-Up Lady, Cornonation Street, ITV, Ian Bevitt
2018, Television, Reporter, BULLETPROOF, Vertigo Films/Company Pictures, Nick Love
2018, Television, Member of Public, The Windsors - Wedding Special, Noho/Channel 4, Adam Miller
Television, Yo, YOMO, Ment2Excel Digital/Crooked House Films, James Waterhouse
Television, Vicar Ann (3 Episodes), HOLLYOAKS, Channel 4/Lime Pictures, Tim Leandro
Television, Mrs Piper, CORONATION STREET, ITV, Judith Dine
Television, Bijou, BREACH, DSBC Productions (SKY TV), Christine Rugurika
Television, Vee, Echoes, BEN (SKY TV), Frank Egbetamah
Television, Police Warden Jo, THE SLAMMER, BBC, Steve Ryder
2018, Commercial, Dissatisfied Customer, The Car People, Familia, John Riche
2017, Commercial, Macmillan Nurse, Macmillan, WPN Chameleon, Sandra Money
Commercial, Kitchen Mum, Coca Cola, Landia, Andy Fogwill
Commercial, PhD Student, ONE M, OMG Media, Neil Garrett
Commercial, Jane, BBC FA Cup Promo, Red Bee Media, Tony Barry
Commercial, Kat, B & Q, Channel 4, Kream, Lalli Jonsson
Commercial, African Dancer, Sony Campaign, BLINK Productions, Samuel Abrahams
Commercial, Neuro Scientist, Society In Science, Mad Cow Films, David Popescu
Commercial, Mother with HIV, Red (charity), Black Label Productions, Stefan Arni/Siggi Kinski
Commercial, Crack Addict, Cocaine Anonymous World Service PSA, Frogspawn Creative, Luke Bradford
2020, Feature Film, Sudanese Woman, Amulet, Outside Movie Co Ltd, Romola Garai
Short Film
Short Film, Bolanle, Surprise, Onitan Films, Kayode Olorunfemi
Short Film, Patience, The Queen's Return, Zemap Films, Michael Wray
Short Film, Nana, Faux Depart, IB Filmn LTD, Shekhar Bassi
Short Film, Janice, PWC Our Brand, Attic Media, Benjamin Verral
Short Film, Ama/Jane, The Insiders, The Tranzition Agency, Mervyn Weir
Short Film, Lyra Higgins, Being Othello, FilmLab, Suri Krishnamma
Stage, Melissa/Gabriella, Street Voices, Freedom Studios/Bush Theatre etc, Gemma Fairlie/Svetlana Dimcovic
Stage, Gloria, It Felt Empty When the Heart Went ..., Cockpit Theatre, Hannah Joss
Stage, Manty, The Backside Monologues, Unity Arts and Kuumba Nia Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Thyme, Biding Time (rehearsed reading), Total Theatre, Pippa Bailey
Stage, Nubia/Slave 1/Aunt Sarah /Kizzy, Nobody Knows, Shaw Theatre, Mervyn Weir
Stage, Moon/Girl, Blood Wedding, Millfield Theatre, Hayley Casingena
Stage, Phillipa, Alien Heart, The Actors Studio, Richard Raymond
Stage, Lue, The Winterling, Millfield Theatre, Stuart Purcell
Stage, Akeyo, Handa's Hen, Little Angel Theatre, Marleen Vermeulen
Further Credits
2019, Corporate, Mel, Diversity Awareness, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2018, Radio, Naomi, Jabota Bridge, Rivercross/Gap Digital USA, Marshal Younger
2018, Corporate, Kora, PHE for G20 Summit, Dependable Productions, Richard Critchlow
2018, Corporate, Simmi, Team Meeting, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2018, Corporate, Kaz, World of Work, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2018, Corporate, Miss Green, Destination Success, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
2017, Corporate, Jenny, CPA Global, Mob Films, Ben Jones
Promo, American Girl Sarah, Ryder Cup TV promo, Sky, Jacques Salmon
Corporate, Amy Lawrence, Ambitions Leadership, Enact Solutions, Rosie Perkin
Voice Over, Narrator, Commonwealth Awards, Nexus Stategic Partnerships, Simon Goodlad
Voice Over, Jamaican Girl, Museum of Liverpool, Centre Screen Productions, Jola Lloyd-Wood
Corporate, Rosa Parks, We Stand on Giants' Shoulders, The Tranzition Agency, Mervyn Weir


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African*, American-Southern States*, American-Standard*, Caribbean*, Ghanaian, Jamaican*, Liverpool, London*, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Ghanaian*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics*, African Dance-Traditional, Jazz Dancing, Mezzo*, Mezzo-Soprano
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Hair Braiding, Improvisation, Puppetry, Writer


Ivana Chubbuck Studios, LA.

Meisner Technique, The Impulse Company, Scott Williams

University of Luton - Degree BA Hons Media Performance 2:1.