Photo: Samuel Black
125 Dynevor Road, London N16 0DA
Phone: 020-7923 0606
Fax: 020-7241 2313
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:15st. 9lb. (99kg)
Playing Age:36 - 50 years
Appearance:Black-Caribbean, Black-African, Black-Other Areas
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Shaved
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Smooth

About me:

Lisa can be seen in Netflix Feature Film “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey” with Forest Whitaker, Keegan-Michael Key, Anika Noni Rose, Phylicia Rashârd and Hugh Bonneville.

Lisa can be seen in Series 2 of Apple Tree House. Series 1 and is on CBeebies Mondays at 5.35 pm.

Film Television Stage Musical Pantomime Radio Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2020, Feature Film, Actress, Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey, Netflix, David E. Talbert
2020, Television, Receptionist, Call The Midwife S9 Ep 2, BBC Drama Production, Kate Cheeseman
2019, Television, Reverend Kathryn Ripley, Doctors, S20 Ep169, BBC Drama Production, Piotr Szkopiak
2018, Television, Mrs Barratt, Apple Tree House S2 Ep 11 & 23, Five Apples Ltd/CBeebies, Akindele Akinsiku
2017, Television, Reverend Susan Walker, People Just Do Nothing S4 Ep6, BBC3/Roughcut TV, Jack Clough
2016, Television, Mrs Barrett, Apple Tree House, S1 Ep 8, 22 & 29, Five Apples Ltd/CBeebies, Akin Akinsiku
2008, Television, Pearl McDonald, The Royal Today, ITV, Tim Dowd, Chris Jury, Chris Corcoran, Neil Adams, Stephen Moore, Kate Robinson & Gill Wilkinson
2013, Stage, Ensemble, U/S Odessa Alexander, The Amen Corner, The Royal National Theatre, Rufus Norris
2009, Stage, Pat, Catalysta, Oval House Theatre, Robert Icke
2008, Stage, Sandra, Shoot To Win, Southside Arts, Daniel Brennan
2008, Stage, Maenads, The Bacchae, The National Theatre of Scotland/ Lincoln Center NY, John Tiffany
2016, Musical, (2013 - 2016), Mrs Phelps, Matilda The Musical, Royal Shakespeare Company, The Cambridge Theatre, Matthew Warchus
2012, Musical, Clara, U/S Oda Mae Brown, Ghost The Musical, Piccadilly Theatre, Matthew Warchus
2007, Musical, Ensemble, U/S Lily Holmes, The Gershwins Porgy And Bess, The Savoy, Trevor Nunn
2006, Musical, Swing, U/S Rafiki & Shenzi, Disney's The Lion King, Lyceum Theatre, Julie Taymor
2019, Pantomime, Fairy Moonbeam, Sleeping Beauty, Evolution at the Alban Arena, Bob Golding
2018, Pantomime, Fairy Goodfeather, Mother Goose, Evolution at the Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, Brad Fitt
2017, Pantomime, Fairy Goodfeather, Mother Goose, Evolution at Sheffield Lyceum, Paul Hendy
2016, Pantomime, Fairy Bow Bells, Dick Whittington, Evolution at Marlowe Theatre Canterbury, Paul Hendy
2015, Pantomime, Fairy Godmother, Cinderella, Evolution at Fairfield Halls Croydon, Matt Daines
2019, Radio, Sylvia, Madame Tempy, BBC Radio 4, Maggie Ayre
2019, Radio, Dolly McPherson, Maya Angelou A song Flung Up To Heaven S6 Ep 3, 4 & 5, BBC Cardiff, Pauline Harris
2004, Radio, Mrs Wilkes, A Kind Of Home: James Baldwin In Paris, BBC Radio 4, Ned Challiet
2004, Radio, Narration, Open Book - Alice Walker and Tony White Readings, BBC Radio 4, Hilary Dunn
Rehearsed Reading
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Betty, The Golden Hour, Tiata Fahodzi at the Almeida Theatre, Femi Elufowoju Jr
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Alice, See The Glory (Flipping the Script: Manz Like Me), Talawa at The Young Vic, Topher Campbell
2007, Rehearsed Reading, Evelyn, Legacy (The Generator), Eclipse Theatre at The Nottingham Playhouse, Karena Johnson
2003, Rehearsed Reading, Alphosine, Rwandan Testimonies (World Music), Donmar Warehouse, Charlotte Westernra
Further Credits
2020, Recording, Pauline the mechanic, Andy and the Band Pod Cast, Ninja Pig, Richie Webb
2020, Corporate, Ade Dosumu, Smallest Things, Inner Eye/GSTT, Chris Godwin
2016, Short Film, Jean, Payback, The Working Party, Paul Whittaker
2009, Audio, Donna, Local Boys By Roy Williams, NT Studio - Black British Play Archive, Topher Campbell
2008, Corporate, Jan, GE Health Care, Richard Cousins
2003, Short Film, Voice of Macy, Laters, UK Film Council/ B3 Media/ London Joe, Jillian Li-Sue


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-African American, Caribbean, Cockney, Jamaican, Liverpool, London, Nigerian, South African, Trinidad, West Indies
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:DBS (CRB) clearance


Academy Drama School - Recipient of the 2001 Stage Scholarship