Comedy

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Haruka Abe: Stath Lets Flats (Channel 4)

23 June, 2018 - 2 months ago
Haruka Abe plays series regular Tomoko in brand new Channel 4 comedy series Stath Lets Flats. The Rough Cut TV production is written by and stars comedian Jamie Demetiou (Fleabag, Paddington). It follows Stath, a chaotic but well-meaning lettings agent, working for his Greek-Cypriot father in North London. Across the series, Stath tries to prove himself a worthy heir to the family business, 'Michael and Eagle', despite his epic incompetence and divisive personality. Against the backdrop of

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TV Choice Awards 2018

17 May, 2018 - 4 months ago
The 2018 TV Choice Awards nominations are in, with major contributions from Sainou clients across 18 nominated shows. 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 comedy Wannabe which is nominated for ‘Best Comedy'. SAGAR RADIA plays leading role AJ in 'Best Drama'

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Scarlet Grace: Holmes and Watson (Columbia/Sony Pictures)

20 April, 2018 - 5 months ago
Scarlet Grace plays leading role of Pickle in Holmes and Watson - A humorous take on Arthur Conan Doyle's classic stories. The action-mystery comedy is directed and written by Etan Cohen for Columbia and Sony Pictures. Scarlet will be working alongside an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly (both pictured during filming this year), Pam Ferris, Rob Brydon and Ralph Fiennes. It will follow the famed literary characters Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson as they use their brilliant minds

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Ewan Bailey: The Death of Stalin

3 November, 2017 - 10 months ago
Ewan Bailey plays the role of Aslanov in feature film The Death Of Stalin, directed by Armando Iannucci. The film is an adaptation of Fabien Nury’s graphic novel that follows the Soviet dictator’s last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death in 1953 after 30 years of iron-fisted rule over the Soviet Union. Stalin’s death has been the subject of much conjecture — and conspiracy theories — over the years, with some asserting he was poisoned under the

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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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Leila Hoffman : Prevenge

10 February, 2017 - 1 year ago Leila Hoffman | Sainou Talent Agency London
Leila Hoffman stars in the new British comedy slasher film Prevenge. The film is written and directed by Alice Lowe, and following a successful screening at the BFI and London Film Festival, is now heading into cinemas nationwide.

Widow Ruth (Alice Lowe) is seven months pregnant. Yet rather than surfing on Mumsnet or watching This Morning, she goes on a killing spree of those who have wronged her, guided by her unborn baby.

The majority of Prevenge was filmed in

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The Weekend Movie Premiere

28 November, 2016 - 1 year ago Joivan Wade | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Skiddy
Tonight is the UK premiere of The Weekend Movie in Leicester Square, starring Sainou's Percelle Ascott, Dee Kaate, and Joivan Wade (aka YouTube stars Mandem On The Wall). Lifelong friends Derrick (Joivan), Malcolm (Percelle) and Tyler (Dee) accidentally come across £100,000. They embark on a hilarious spending spree, splashing the cash on expensive haircuts, new threads, a Range Rover and the party to end all parties: The Weekend to end all weekends. But the money belongs to

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Leila Hoffman: Walliams & Friend (BBC One)

25 November, 2016 - 1 year ago Leila Hoffman | Sainou Talent Agency London
Leila Hoffman joins David Walliams for new sketch comedy series Walliams & Friend - his first sketch show since Little Britain - which starts tonight on BBC One at 9.30. Leila plays a number of different characters in various sketches throughout the series. Filmed on location and in front of a live studio audience, David will be joined each week by a different famous face playing a number of characters in a series of hilarious sketches. Walliams says: "I am thrilled

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Liz Hume-Dawson: Sunny D

11 November, 2016 - 1 year ago Liz Hume-Dawson | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Deborah Longworth
Liz Hume-Dawson plays series regular Gloria in new original comedy series Sunny D, which begins on Sunday on BBC Three, repeated later on BBC One. Starring award-nominated stand-up comedian Dane Baptiste (Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee, 2014), Sunny D is a smart, fast-paced and stylish sitcom that captures the angst of the quarter-life crisis, family, love and loss, from Dane’s perspective. Trapped in a mundane 9-5 job and still living at home with his moody twin and unsympathetic parents, Dane

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Haruka Abe: Zapped!

27 October, 2016 - 1 year ago
Haruka Abe continues her recurring role in new comedy Zapped!, produced by Steve Coogan and also starring James Buckley (Inbetweeners), Paul Kaye (Game Of Thrones) and Sharon Rooney (My Mad Fat Diary). The new fantasy comedy focuses on an online data marketing assistant called Brian Weaver, who finds himself transported to a parallel world of weird magical powers and psychopathic. Steve Coogan is executive producer in the series, and will also guest star. He said he was looking forward to bringing Zapped!

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