SARAH OKEREKE by Nicholas Dawkes
Photo: Nicholas Dawkes
47 Wiltshire Way, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK3 7WL
Phone: 07810 138535
25 Wilton Road, London, SW1V 1LW
Phone: 020 7096 9062
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Playing Age:18 - 25 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Caribbean
Nationality:British, Nigerian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Clear

About me:

BEFFTA Awards 2016 - Best UK African Actress - Winner

African Film Awards 2016 - Best Actress - Nominated

Film Television Stage Commercial Music Video Short Film Further Credits
2019, Feature Film, Denise, Cards On The Table, Shaddow Group, Sam Addo
2017, Film, Sheila, In A Strange Land, Inspiration Productions, Teru Ekuerhare
2016, Feature Film, Lucy Reid, Return Of The Don, Benelex Media, Malcom Benson
2018, Television, Mary Konye, Acid Attack: My Story, BBC / Raw Television, Clare Richards
2018, Television, Elizabeth, Broadway, Odybill Productions, Dolly Unachukwu
2013, Television, Zulu Girl, Myth Hunters, Phil Stein
2017, Stage, Niké, Umuada, Damsel Develops, Bunker Theatre, Justina Kehinde
2012, Stage, Nefeli, Colour Of The Clouds, National Youth Theatre, Ali Godfrey
2012, Stage, Grace, Unprovoked, The Camden Roundhouse, Angus Scott-Miller
2012, Stage, Monologue, Miss West Africa UK - Talent Segment, Mermaid Theatre, Bridget Chalu
2011, Stage, Monologue, Vox, Identity School of Acting, Arcola Theatre, Marie McCarthy
2018, Commercial, Dancer, American Express, Pharell Williams ft Skepta, Paul Hunter
2018, Commercial, Mascot, HSBC Training Days, HSBC, Rugby Sevens
Music Video
2016, Music Video, Real Estate Agent, Charlie Kay - Vimbai, Tatenda Jamera
2016, Music Video, Raver, SHIFT K3Y - Gone Missing Ft BB Diamond (Part 2), Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited
2015, Music Video, Raver, SHIFT K3Y - Gone Missing Ft BB Diamond, Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited
2014, Music Video, Supporting Lead, Mazi Chukz - One In A Million, Snowpix Media, Andy Amadi
2014, Music Video, Lead, Jeff Jones - Kajoma, NBT Media
2013, Music Video, Hippie, Western Disco - The Sun, Universal lsland Records
2013, Music Video, Party Guest, YouTube Creators vs. Doc Brown - Semi On The Dance Floor, Mikis Michaelides
Short Film
2020, Short Film, Tasha, Red in Tooth & Claw, Ed Films UK, Rory Edwards
2019, Short Film, Monique, Top Secret, Millenial Films, Humphrey Pitman
2018, Short Film, Anna/Clone, Anna, Michael Adeyeye
2018, Short Film, Mika, In Reality, National Film & Television School, Dola Agunbiade
Further Credits
2019, Workshop, Mastering the American Accent, Surviving Actors London, Terry Besson
2019, Workshop, Acting Business Breakthrough, Jason Broderick
2019, Training Film, Multi Character, iHasco Training Course, Mike Brooks
2018, Workshop, Cold Read Casting, The Actors Company LA, Manuel Puro
2018, Workshop, Casting On Camera, The Actors Company LA, Sarah Leung
2018, Workshop, Absolute Audition Control, Amy Jo Berman
2016, Interactive Video, Audience, Ellie Goulding Priceless Suprise, MasterCard UK


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-West, American-Standard, English-Standard*, Essex, London*, Multicultural London English (MLE)*, Nigerian, Pidgin, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary, Choreography, Commercial Dance
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Green Screen, Interviewer (experienced), Presenting, Radio Drama, Role Play, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Bowling, Climbing-Rock (SPA), Cycling, Hula Hooping, Running, Skipping Rope, Table Tennis
Other Skills:DBS (CRB) clearance, Hand Modelling, Improvisation, Make Up Artist (professional), Model-professional, Narration, Photographic Model, Wig Maker


Mixing Nextorks - Auditioning For Camera Course, 2019

The Television Training Academy Ltd, Children’s TV Presenting for Adults, Pinewood Studios, 2019

The Actors Company LA - Casting Workshops, 2018

Kingdom Drama School, Acting for Stage & Screen, 2012-2013

Identity School of Acting, Acting for Stage & Screen, 2010-2011