Television

Sainou Talent Agency London

National Television Awards 2018

12 October, 2017 - 4 days ago
Sainou is delighted to have 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 Cormoran Strike: Cuckoo's Calling and In The Dark have both been nominated for Best Crime Drama, and Bad Move has

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Strictly Come Dancing

30 September, 2017 - 2 weeks ago
DAVOOD GHADAMI was announced as the second contestant confirmed for 2017’s Strictly Come Dancing celebrity line-up. He joins Mollie King, Ruth Langsford, Gemma Atkinson, Reverend Richard Coles, Joe McFadden, Simon Rimmer, Aston Merrygold, Susan Calman, Brian Conley, Charlotte Hawkins, Chizzy Akudolu, Alexandra Burke, Debbie McGee and Jonnie Peacock to strut his stuff on Strictly Come Dancing 2017. [caption id="attachment_20213" align="alignleft" width="630"] DAVOOD GHADAMI is one of the celebrity contestants in Strictly Come Dancing

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Grace Lynn Kung: Fahrenheit 451

1 September, 2017 - 1 month ago Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Paula Wilson
Grace Lynn Kung has been announced to join the cast of HBO's television film Fahrenheit 451. The telepic, which is in development at the premium cable network, is based on Ray Bradbury's 1953 classic novel of the same name. The novel depicts a dystopian future where media is an opiate, history is outlawed and "firemen" burn books and revolves around Montag, a young fireman who forsakes his world, battles his mentor and struggles to regain his humanity. Ramin Bahrani (Noruz Films) is

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Tamar Novas: Fariña

23 August, 2017 - 1 month ago Tamar Novas | Sainou Talent Agency London
Tamar Novas plays series regular Rogue in Spanish TV series Fariña with its initial release scheduled later this year. Fariña, directed by Carlos Sedes and produced by Atresmedia Televisión in collaboration with the Galician producer Bambú Producciones, adapts the book Fariña by Nacho Carretero. The first season comprises of ten episodes covering the period from the late 1970s to the Nécora operation in the early 1990s where the lack of income is strangling family economies on the Galician coast. It is the

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Akin Gazi: Knightfall

23 July, 2017 - 2 months ago Akin Gazi | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Luke Pajak
Akin Gazi plays series regular Rashid in Knightfall which will air on History later this year. The ten part historical drama wrapped filming in mid December and History have released the first glimpse of the upcoming series in a teaser trailer. The series is produced by Jeremy Renner with Douglas Mackinnon (Outlander) serving as the main director. Knightfall chronicles the mysterious but true accounts of the Knights Templar, the elite warriors of the Crusades. It delves into the great secrets protected by the

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Continuing Drama

16 July, 2017 - 3 months ago
Sainou is pleased to represent talent across three of the highest profile continuing drama's on UK television. DAVOOD GHADAMI plays Kush in Eastenders, for which he won "Best Newcomer" at the TV Choice Awards. He has also been nominated for "Best Newcomer" and "Best Actor" at the British Soap Awards. In Coronation Street, SALLY ANN MATTHEWS plays troublemaker Jenny Bradley, and SHELLEY KING plays Yasmin Nazir. And in Hollyoaks, NADINE MULKERRIN plays Cleo McQueen, and was nominated for "Best Actress" at the 2017

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David Avery – Troy: Fall of a City (BBC/Netflix)

14 July, 2017 - 3 months ago David Avery | Sainou Talent Agency London
David Avery will star as series regular Xanthius in David Farr’s (The Night Manager) visceral eight-part retelling of the fall of Troy. An epic tale of mortals and gods, David Farr’s psychologically rich and sweeping narrative goes back to the story’s origins: to the judgement of Paris, his scandalous love affair with Helen, and the ill-starred prophecy surrounding his birth. Told from the perspective of the Trojan royal family at the heart of the siege, Troy: Fall Of A City is a

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Kerry Ingram in ‘Free Rein’ (Netflix)

20 June, 2017 - 3 months ago Kerry Ingram | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Alex Harvey-Brown
Kerry Ingram (right of photo) plays series lead Becky in hit new Netflix original drama, Free Rein. Set on a beautiful island off the coast of Britain, 15-year-old Zoe’s life changes forever during her stay at Bright Field Stables when she meets the mysterious horse ‘Raven'. Their deep friendship gives her the strength to face certain rites of passage head on whilst exploring new relationships. Zoe’s inspirational journey will show audiences that life is all about falling off - and learning

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Daniel Adegboyega: Save Me

18 April, 2017 - 6 months ago Daniel Adegboyega | Sainou Talent Agency London
Daniel Adegboyega plays series regular Bertram in Sky Atlantic drama Save Me. From World Productions, the company behind award-winning Line of Duty, Save Me is created and written by Lennie James (Critical, The Walking Dead) and directed by BAFTA winner Nick Murphy (Occupation, The Last Kingdom). James, who wrote award-winning drama Storm Damage, also stars in the series with BAFTA winner Suranne Jones and Stephen Graham. Save Me brings a unique and unlikely hero to Sky Atlantic in the form of

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Rick Bacon: Guerrilla (Sky Atlantic)

13 April, 2017 - 6 months ago
Rick Bacon plays Westerley in major new series Guerrilla for Sky Atlantic and Showtime, Oscar winner John Ridley's story of two lovers taking a stand amid the racial struggle of 1970s London. A politically active couple are tested while trying to form a radical underground cell in 1970s London, an explosive time in the U.K. Marcus and Jas decide to fight back against the injustice and prejudice that they face on a daily basis, with their ultimate target being the Black Power Desk, a

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