MONICA SAGAR by Tony Blake
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Nicola Bolton
MediaCity UK, The Greenhouse, 111 Broadway, Salford M50 2EQ
Phone: 0161 713 3677
Mobile: 07779 321954
28-29 Aberdare House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff CF10 5FJ
Phone: 029 2047 3993
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:7st. 1lb. (45kg)
Playing Age:15 - 26 years
Appearance:East Asian, Mediterranean, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Relaxed
Voice Quality:Warm

Currently appearing:

Monica performed in BBC/HBO's Years & Years by Russell T. Davis & BBC Radio podcast, Murmurs. She has appeared in Deliveroo/Sunday brunch commercials on Channel 4. Recently she played Balthazar in an all female Romeo & Juliet production at Hope Mill Theatre. She worked with Gus Van Sant on a Facebook ad & appeared in Coronation Street. She played the Hedge Woman in Creative England iShort, Hedge. It's her 7th year of performing one-woman play, Moving Stories at The People's History Museum. She is a presenter & Host for IndieFlicks Film Festival.

Television Film Commercial Short Film Stage Radio Voice Over Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2019, Television, Aalia, Years & Years, BBC/HBO - Red Productions, Lisa Mulcahy
2019, Television, Nancy Wilkes, My Bad, Nick Wild
2016, Television, Paramedic, Coronation Street, ITV Grenada, John Anderson
2005, Television, Monica, Cheadle Hill, Mersey TV, David Richardson
2017, Feature Film, Max Carver, Hollywood Boulevard, Pictures & Noise, Ross Birks
2015, Commercial, Banner Painter, Facebook Adventurous Friends, Iconoclast Productions, Gus Van Sant
2020, Commercial, Ceramics Special K, We Do Breakfast - Kellogs, SugarFree Tv/Academy, CONKERCO
2019, Commercial, Monica Sagar (self), Deliveroo - Sunday brunch CH4, Endemol Shine - Channel4
2019, Commercial, News Reporter, Stay Energy Safe, Crimestoppers, Claus Larsen
2019, Commercial, Office Colleague, The Co-Op Bank, Sugarfree TV, Si & Ad
2015, Commercial, Diner/ VoiceOver, Veganuary, Envelope Films, Judith Chan
2012, Commercial, Abuse Survivor, Saheli, Union Street Media Arts, Natasha Boojihawon
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Kyle, Dirty Business, Ross Birks
2017, Short Film, Bridget, Blood Orange, Joe Simmons
2016, Short Film, Hedge Woman, Hedge, Creative England iShort, Jenny Longworth
2016, Short Film, Abi & Alpha Zombie Voice, A Father's Day, Creative England iShort, Mat Johns
2016, Short Film, Sally Braeburn, Sally Braeburn: A Portrait, Matt Spencer
2016, Short Film, The Manc, Being Manc, Monica Sagar
2016, Short Film, Milly, The Modelist, Black Star Films, Ben Mottershead
2016, Short Film, Mrs. 32, No Good Deeds, Grey Matter Films, John Grey
2016, Short Film, Mandy, Hearts, Envelope Films, Judith Chan
2015, Short Film, Jen & Jennifer, Drop-In, Matt Spencer
2015, Short Film, Lily, Hugr, Monica Sagar & Matt Spencer
2014, Short Film, Lead, Hunted, Black Star Films, Ben Mottershead
2014, Short Film, Mia, T.E.A.R, Film Witch, Jenny Longworth
2014, Short Film, Dream Goblin, The Dream Goblin, Naomi Pattirane
2014, Short Film, Amy, Two Hours, Matt Spencer
2019, Stage, Performer, Daily - Propel Speak Truth to Power, HOME Theatre, Jo Lane
2019, Stage, Gingerbread Person, The Gingerbread People, PeopleScape Theatre, Emily Capstick
2018, Stage, Suhaana, Dot to Dot, The Dukes Lancaster, Sarah Punshon
2018, Stage, Balthazar, Romeo & Juliet, Kayleigh Hawkins
2018, Stage, Snap & Musician, 3 Little Pigs, PeopleScape Theatre, Emily Capstick
2017, Stage, Anita Sharma, Moving Stories, The People's History Museum, Emily Capstick
2012, Stage, Magda, Feste & The Shoemaker, Illyria, Arden School of Theatre, Helen Parry
2011, Stage, Duke Orsino, Twelfth Night, Arden School of Theatre, Joyce Branagh
2007, Stage, Sarah, Pass It On, The Edinburgh Fringe Festivel, Tyrrell Jones
2019, Radio, Nadia, Murmurs: Shucks, BBC Wales, John Norten
2013, Radio, Voice Over, Equal Access Trafford Commercial, Unity Radio, Monica Sagar
Voice Over
2018, Voice Over, Narrator, Represent! 100 Years on Exhibition, The People's History Musseum
2017, Voice Over, Presenter, Intermediate English Language, Oxford University Press, James Magrane
2015, Voice Over, Veganuary, Envelope Films, Sam Twyman
2013, Voice Over, Narrator Documentary, Equal Access Trafford Docu, Union Street Media Arts, Natasha Boojihawon
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Jas, Portrait, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Chelsey Gillard
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Adult, Ear for an Eye - Slate Intro to Directing, Eclipse Theatre, Nicole Joseph/Dale Edwards
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Sahra, Sababa Northern Souls, Nakib Narat Productions, Nakib Narat
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, 24:7 Theatre at Rochdale Literature Festival, 24:7 Theatre Arts Network, Ian Townsend & Hylton Collins
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Rosa, Floating, Kings Arms Salford, Jenny Novitzsky & Laura Woodward
Further Credits
2019, Music Video, Lead, In the Mire, Iwan Gronow Artist, Emily Hagen


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, Heightened RP, Indian*, Manchester*, Northern*, Pakistani, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Hindi, Punjabi*, Urdu
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bhangra Dance, Guitar, Guitar-Electric, Rock 'n' Roll Dance, Rock Singing
Performance:Actor-Musician, BASSC-Rapier, Dagger & Unarmed (pass), Clown, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Living History, Mask, Physical Theatre, Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Skateboarding*, Stage Combat
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Barista (experienced), Computer Literate, DBS (CRB) clearance, Drama Workshop Leader, Event Host (experienced), Event Management (experienced), Film/Video Editor (experienced), IT Literate, Photography, Typing (touch)


The University of Manchester - The Arden School of Theatre, Ba (Hons) Acting, 2009 - 2012

Harvard University, Intermediate Acting, 2009

The National Youth Theatre, 2007-2013