Awards

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TV Choice Awards 2018

17 May, 2018 - 3 days ago
The 2018 TV Choice Awards nominations are in, with major contributions from Sainou clients across 18 nominated shows. DAVOOD GHADAMI has been nominated in the 'Best Actor' category for his role as Kush Kazemi in Eastenders. IMOGEN GURNEY plays series regular Tilly in major new Netflix drama Safe , whilst DANIEL ADEGBOYEGA played series regular Bertram in Save Me , both going head-to-head in the ‘Best New Drama’ category. Imogen is also a lead in hit BBC

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Nigel Boyle: Line of Duty (BBC)

6 April, 2018 - 1 month ago
Nigel Boyle plays series regular DI Ian Buckells in BBC's 3-times 2018 BAFTA nominated police drama Line of Duty. Now in its fourth series, the show follows AC-12, a fictional police squad assigned with uncovering corruption within the police force. Line of Duty was created by Jed Mercurio, responsible for other notable BBC drama Bodies . It is the most popular drama series broadcast on BBC Two in the multi-channel era and is a winner of the Royal Television Society Award for

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Laura Christensen: Mammon (Emmy Nomination)

23 February, 2018 - 2 months ago Laura Christensen | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Patrick Bentley
Series two of Norwegian thriller Mammon with Laura Christensen playing leading role Ellen Claussen has been nominated for 'Best Drama’ at the 45th International Emmy Awards. In Mammon, a well-known and controversial journalist is killed. Norway is in shock. Freedom of expression is under attack and the country fears that terror will strike again. As the story unfolds, the journalist’s wife (Laura Christensen) and Peter Vera (Jon Øigarden) try to unravel what and why this happened. Head of production company NRK Drama,

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Yardie plays at Berlinale and Sundance Film Festival 2018

23 January, 2018 - 3 months ago
Feature film Yardie which marks Idris Elba's directorial debut has just played at the Berlinale after receiving it's world premiere at Sundance. The film stars both Akin Gazi who plays Arif and Adnan Mustafa in the role of Engin. The film is an adaptation of Jamaican-born British writer Victor Headley’s 1992 crime novel about a courier carrying cocaine from Jamaica to London who decides to go it alone and disappears into the mean streets of Hackney with a kilo of white

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National Television Awards 2018

6 November, 2017 - 6 months ago
Sainou has clients across 16 shows nominated for major awards at the 2018 NTA's. Six of these are in the Best TV Drama category, with nominations for Game Of Thrones, The Crown, Liar, Apple Tree Yard, Good Karma Hospital, and Call The Midwife, all of which are packed with Sainou talent in recurring or series regular roles. The BBC's In The Dark has been nominated for Best Crime Drama, and Bad Move has been nominated for Best Comedy. In the Best Serial Drama Category,

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Nicholas Agnew : The Lost City of Z

13 July, 2017 - 10 months ago
Nicholas Agnew plays John Coundley in award winning adventure film The Lost City of Z. A true-life drama, the plot centres on British explorer Percy Fawcett at the dawn of the 20th century as he journeys into the Amazon, where he discovers evidence of an unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment, which views indigenous populations as savages, the determined Fawcett, supported by his devoted wife, son, and aide-de-camp, returns to

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Orion Ben: The Detectorists

1 April, 2017 - 1 year ago
Orion Ben plays series regular Varde the BAFTA winning BBC comedy series The Detectorists. The Detectorists is a British single-camera television sitcom series written, directed and starring Mackenzie Crook. It is set in the small fictional town of Danebury in northern Essex. The plot revolves around the lives, loves and detecting ambitions of Andy and Lance, members of the Danebury Metal Detecting Club. Series one is currently being aired again on BBC Mondays at 10pm with the series catch up on BBC

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Brian Jackson : Casualty

10 February, 2017 - 1 year ago
Brian Jackson will be seen starring as guest lead in Casualty, which recently scooped the best drama at the National Television Awards. Jackson plays Professor Gabriel O’Shaughnessy in the episode set for drama that sees Connie's crusade against Elle reach its pinnacle. The episode was directed by Seán Gleeson and written by Dana

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The Crown: Golden Globes

10 January, 2017 - 1 year ago
The Crown reigned over the Golden Globes winning Best Drama Series, Best Actress in a Drama Television Series and Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or motion Picture for TV. James Hillier plays series regular Patrick. The first season of the biographical story produced by Left Bank Pictures for Netflix launched on November 4 with 10 one-hour-long episodes focusing on the first decade of Elizabeth’s epic reign, starting as a 25-year-old newlywed who ascends to the throne following the unexpected death

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Oriane Messina: Brief Encounters – National Television Awards

12 October, 2016 - 1 year ago
ITV's Brief Encounters has been nominated for Best Period Drama at the National Television Awards, written and created by Sainou's Oriane Messina Set in the early ‘80s, the six-part series introduced Steph, Pauline, Nita and Dawn as unlikely entrepreneurs who begin to sell exotic lingerie - to the dismay (and often delight) of their loved ones. The series is inspired by chapters telling the story of the early days of the Ann Summers party plan business found in ‘Good Vibrations’, Jacqueline

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