Spotlight: VERA CHOK


VERA CHOK by John Clark
Photo: John Clark
First Floor, 85 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7LT
Phone: 020-7434 0002
25 Wilton Road, London, SW1V 1LW
Phone: 020 7096 9062
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Playing Age:29 - 35 years
Appearance:Chinese, East Asian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Part of all-female queer improv team Hell Yeah! performing online and IRL.

Television Film Stage Commercial Radio Workshop
2020, Television, Maria, Cobra, Sky/New Pictures, Hans Herbots
2019, Television, Shen, Foreign Skies, Playground Entertainment/Channel 4, Michael Keillor
2018, Television, Shen, Fortitude III, Sky Atlantic, Kieron Hawkes
2018, Television, Jill, Collateral, The Forge/BBC, SJ Clarkson
2017, Television, Penelope, Chewing Gum, Retort/E4, Simon Neal
2014, Television, Moira Bayley, Coronation Street, ITV, David Kester
2020, Feature Film, Rose Jhun, Sulphur and White, AMG International Film, Julian Jarrold
2018, Feature Film, Margaret King, Christopher Robin, Disney, Marc Forster
2017, Feature Film, Prodigium Tech, The Mummy, Universal Studios, Alex Kurtzman
2015, Feature Film, Nurse, Miss You Already, Catherine Hardwicke
2014, Feature Film, Posh Banker, The Riot Club, Film4, Lone Sherfig
2014, Feature Film, Ling, Panic, White Night Films, Sean Spencer
2020, Stage, The Queen of Hearts, Alice - A Virtual Themepark, Creation Theatre, Zoe Seaton
2019, Stage, Pilot/Fox, The Little Prince, Omnibus Theatre, Marie McCarthy
2019, Stage, Deviser, The Paper Man (European tour), Improbable/Soho Theatre/La Strada, Lee Simpson & Tanuja Amarasuriya
2018, Stage, Marie, The Outsider, Print Room, Abbey Wright
2016, Stage, Dorcas, The Winter's Tale, Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company, Kenneth Branagh & Rob Ashford
2015, Stage, Miss Fishlock, Harlequinade, Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company, Kenneth Branagh & Rob Ashford
2015, Stage, Bo, The Hard Problem, National Theatre, Nick Hytner
2014, Stage, Maria, Twelfth Night, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, Max Webster
2013, Stage, Ming-Ming, The World of Extreme Happiness, National Theatre, Michael Longhurst
2013, Stage, Mary Chang, Chimerica, Headlong/Almeida; Sonia Friedman Productions, Lyndsey Turner
2020, Commercial, Fashion Executive, Gojek, Caviar/Shelter, Henry Scholfield
2019, Commercial, Aussie Mum, Wickes, VCCP
2019, Commercial, Hostess, Heinz Edchup, Smuggler, Kris Belman
2019, Commercial, Various Featured Comedy, Fertility Awareness Campaign, Syneos Health Communications, Vadim Jean
2015, Commercial, Young mum, Dyson, RSA Films, Adrian Moat
2016, Radio, Inspector Hong, Red Mandarin Dress, BBC Radio 4, Toby Swift
2014, Radio, Ming Ming, Rhinoceros in Love, BBC Radio 3, Emma Harding
2014, Radio, Anh, Brief Lives, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2013, Radio, Nieu, Dostoevsky and the Chickens, BBC Radio 3, Emma Harding
2019, Workshop, Deviser, Language of Kindness, Wayward Productions, Sasha Milavic Davies
2018, Workshop, Deviser, The Loneliness Project, Manchester Royal Exchange, Suzanne Bell
2016, Workshop, Lin-Lin/Pei-Pei, The King Of Hell's Palace, National Theatre Studio, Tea Alagic
2016, Workshop, Suyin, Snow in Midsummer, Royal Shakespeare Company, Justin Audibert


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Chinese, London, Malay, RP, Trans-Atlantic*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Malay
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano, Singing (general)*
Performance:Clown, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation


Improv & sketch - Annie Sertich (Groundlings), Stand up - Logan Murray

Long form comedy improvisation, Levels 1- 4, Hoopla, Levels 1- 3 and Masterclasses, MonkeyToast, Duos with Jules Munns

École Philippe Gaulier - Le Jeu, Clowning, Melodrama, Bouffon

Two year actors training, The Poor School

Clowning masterclasses with Mick Barnfather, Spymonkey, Angela de Castro.

Physical Theatre training via The Bones Theatre (Grotowski and Michael Chekhov)