Femi Elufowoju, jr | Sainou Talent Agency

Femi Elufowoju, Jr

London, United Kingdom
Height: 6' (182cm)
Weight: 13st. (83kg)
Playing Age: 46-55 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Short
Voice Quality: Deep
Voice Character: Engaging
Role Types: African-American, Black-African

Credits

Femi Elufowoju Jr | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Alpha, RED DEVIL, Macho Movies, Savvas D. Michael
Krill, MECHANIC: RESURRECTION, Millennium Films, Dennis Gansel
Sam Stoker, THE LEGEND OF 1900, Fine Line Features, Giuseppe Tornatore

Television
President Jakob Lokoya, BORGEN (SEASON 2), DR/BBC TV, Mikkel Nørgaard
Peter Munyegera, MOSES JONES (Semi Regular), BBC TV, Michael Offer
Mr Omwukwopopo, LITTLE MISS JOCELYN (SERIES 2 Regular), Brown Eyed Boy/BBC TV, Nick Phillips
Dr Kingston, WIRE IN THE BLOOD V, Coastal Productions/ITV, Paul Whittington
Mr Omwukwopopo, LITTLE MISS JOCELYN (SERIES 1 Regular), Brown Eyed Boy/BBC TV, Gareth Carrivick
Lewis Jackson, SUPPLY & DEMAND, La Plante Productions/ITV, Peter MacDonald
Rufus Teague, THE KNOCK, Bronson Knight/ITV, Keith Washington
Negassi, THE BILL, Granada/ITV, Jill Wilkinson

Theatre
Earl Rivers, RICHARD III, Arcola, Mehmet Ergen
Actor 1, OUT OF BLIXEN, Riotous Company, Kathryn Hunter
Maccomo, LIONBOY, Tricycle, New Victory Theatre, Broadway for Complicite, Clive Mendus
Maccomo, LIONBOY, Bristol Old Vic/Liverpool Playhouse for Complicite, Annabel Arden
Pastor Lomi Pakimi, THE ESTATE, Tiata Fahodzi/Soho Theatre
Jason, MEDEA, West Yorkshire Playhouse
Makinde, MAKINDE, Tiata Fahodzi
Abadallah, ACQUISITIVE CASE, Southwark Playhouse
Sparks, THE ABSENCE OF WAR, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
Policeman, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS, National Theatre, Nicholas Hytner
High Commissioner, MURMMURING JUDGES, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
Alhaji, MARCHING FOR FAUSA, Royal Court Theatre, Annie Castledine
BOOKED!, Tiata Fahodzi
TICKETS & TIES, Theatre Royal Stratford East
Man, DAUGHTERS, Royal Court Theatre, Ramin Gray
Haji, THE STUBBORN CORPSE, Royal Court Theatre, Ramin Gray
Caliban, THE TEMPEST, Oxford Stage Company, John Retallack
Dogberry, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Oxford Stage Company, Alexandru Darie
Jaja, IT’S GOOD TO TALK, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Philip Hedley
Mephistopheles, DOCTOR FAUSTUS, Lyric Hammersmith, Tony Hegarty
Old Man, RESURRECTIONS, Talawa, Yvonne Brewster
Brainsy, MASKARADE, Talawa, Yvonne Brewster
Martin Luther King, BLACK HEROES IN THE HALL OF FAME, Hackney Empire, Flip Fraser

Radio
Over 60 BBC Radio plays, including
Twala, KING SOLOMAN’S MINES, BBC Radio 4, Liz Webb
TREASURE ISLAND, Benbow Film Ltd, Alan Moloney & Laurie Borg
Shina, SAY GOODBYE TWICE, BBC Radio 3, Jonquil Panting
Tunde, RUDY’S RARE RECORDS, BBC Radio 4, Lucy Armitage
Makinwa, MAKINWA’S MIRACLE, BBC World Service, Jenny Horrocks

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

African, American – Standard, New York, Cockney, London, RP

Languages * = mother tongue

English, Yoruba, Japanese

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Aerobics, Baritone, Blues, Choral, Falsetto, Choreography – African, Traditional, Contemporary, Jazz, & Hip Hop Dance

Performance

Athletics, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Swimming

Sports

Athletics, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Swimming

Other Skills

Improvisation, Mime, Photography, Teaching, Stilt-Walking

Other Skills

Femi Elufowoju, jr | Sainou Talent Agency

Femi Elufowoju, Jr

London, United Kingdom


Overview

Femi Elufowoju, jr has performed extensively at the National Theatre, Royal Court Theatre and Theatre Royal Stratford East.

On screen he played recurring character President Jakob Lokoya in series two of Borgen and featured in both series of the BBC Three comedy Little Miss Jocelyn.

He reprised the role of Maccomo in the Complicité production of Lion Boy which played at the Tricycle Theatre, London and the New Victory Theatre on Broadway. Femi also played John Sterling in The Ghost Train at The Manchester Royal Exchange in 2015.

Femi plays the role of Krill in the action thriller Mechanic: Resurrection alongside Jason Statham, Jessica Alba and Tommy Lee Jones.

Femi Elufowoju Jr | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Alpha, RED DEVIL, Macho Movies, Savvas D. Michael
Krill, MECHANIC: RESURRECTION, Millennium Films, Dennis Gansel
Sam Stoker, THE LEGEND OF 1900, Fine Line Features, Giuseppe Tornatore

Television
President Jakob Lokoya, BORGEN (SEASON 2), DR/BBC TV, Mikkel Nørgaard
Peter Munyegera, MOSES JONES (Semi Regular), BBC TV, Michael Offer
Mr Omwukwopopo, LITTLE MISS JOCELYN (SERIES 2 Regular), Brown Eyed Boy/BBC TV, Nick Phillips
Dr Kingston, WIRE IN THE BLOOD V, Coastal Productions/ITV, Paul Whittington
Mr Omwukwopopo, LITTLE MISS JOCELYN (SERIES 1 Regular), Brown Eyed Boy/BBC TV, Gareth Carrivick
Lewis Jackson, SUPPLY & DEMAND, La Plante Productions/ITV, Peter MacDonald
Rufus Teague, THE KNOCK, Bronson Knight/ITV, Keith Washington
Negassi, THE BILL, Granada/ITV, Jill Wilkinson

Theatre
Earl Rivers, RICHARD III, Arcola, Mehmet Ergen
Actor 1, OUT OF BLIXEN, Riotous Company, Kathryn Hunter
Maccomo, LIONBOY, Tricycle, New Victory Theatre, Broadway for Complicite, Clive Mendus
Maccomo, LIONBOY, Bristol Old Vic/Liverpool Playhouse for Complicite, Annabel Arden
Pastor Lomi Pakimi, THE ESTATE, Tiata Fahodzi/Soho Theatre
Jason, MEDEA, West Yorkshire Playhouse
Makinde, MAKINDE, Tiata Fahodzi
Abadallah, ACQUISITIVE CASE, Southwark Playhouse
Sparks, THE ABSENCE OF WAR, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
Policeman, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS, National Theatre, Nicholas Hytner
High Commissioner, MURMMURING JUDGES, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
Alhaji, MARCHING FOR FAUSA, Royal Court Theatre, Annie Castledine
BOOKED!, Tiata Fahodzi
TICKETS & TIES, Theatre Royal Stratford East
Man, DAUGHTERS, Royal Court Theatre, Ramin Gray
Haji, THE STUBBORN CORPSE, Royal Court Theatre, Ramin Gray
Caliban, THE TEMPEST, Oxford Stage Company, John Retallack
Dogberry, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Oxford Stage Company, Alexandru Darie
Jaja, IT’S GOOD TO TALK, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Philip Hedley
Mephistopheles, DOCTOR FAUSTUS, Lyric Hammersmith, Tony Hegarty
Old Man, RESURRECTIONS, Talawa, Yvonne Brewster
Brainsy, MASKARADE, Talawa, Yvonne Brewster
Martin Luther King, BLACK HEROES IN THE HALL OF FAME, Hackney Empire, Flip Fraser

Radio
Over 60 BBC Radio plays, including
Twala, KING SOLOMAN’S MINES, BBC Radio 4, Liz Webb
TREASURE ISLAND, Benbow Film Ltd, Alan Moloney & Laurie Borg
Shina, SAY GOODBYE TWICE, BBC Radio 3, Jonquil Panting
Tunde, RUDY’S RARE RECORDS, BBC Radio 4, Lucy Armitage
Makinwa, MAKINWA’S MIRACLE, BBC World Service, Jenny Horrocks

About

Characteristics
Height: 6' (182cm)
Weight: 13st. (83kg)
Playing Age: 46-55 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Short
Voice Quality: Deep
Voice Character: Engaging
Role Types: African-American, Black-African
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
African, American – Standard, New York, Cockney, London, RP
Languages
* = mother tongue
English, Yoruba, Japanese
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Aerobics, Baritone, Blues, Choral, Falsetto, Choreography – African, Traditional, Contemporary, Jazz, & Hip Hop Dance
Performance Athletics, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Swimming
Sports Athletics, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Swimming
Other Skills Improvisation, Mime, Photography, Teaching, Stilt-Walking