Lena Kaur | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Kim Copping

Lena Kaur

London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'6" (167cm)
Weight: 9st. (57kg)
Playing Age: 25-35 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Unions: Equity
Role Types: Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani

Credits

Lena Kaur | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Tia, THE ENDZ, The Endz Films, Michael De’Sioye

Television
SPC Bryony, HAPPY VALLEY, BBC TV/Red Productions, Sally Wainwright
STARGAZING, BBC TV
Mac, JUSTIN’S HOUSE (11 EPISODES), BBC TV, Phil Cooper
Eve, DEAD CERT (Rehearsed Reading), Baby Cow Productions Ltd, Con O’Neill
Nadia Ahmed, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Di Patrick
Britney, DANI’S CASTLE, Rebecca Gatward
Maya, PRISONERS’ WIVES, Tiger Aspect for the BBC, Damon Thomas
Dr Alicia Patel, TORCHWOOD, BBC TV/Starz Entertainment, Various
Ravia Rahill, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Adrian Bean
Dr Barrett, EMMERDALE, YTV, Tim Leandro
Various roles, SPEECHLESS, Kudos Film & TV, Cal McCrystal
Leila Roy, HOLLYOAKS (Series Regular 2 Years), Lime Pictures, Various
Various, SCALLYWAGGA (Series Regular), BBC TV, Tony Dow
Nadia, TORN, BBC TV, Avie Luthra

Theatre
Laura, MYTH, Royal Shakespeare Company, Kirsty Housley
Clare, EARTHWORKS, Royal Shakespeare Company, Erica Whyman
Donna, SEVEN ACTS OF MERCY, Royal Shakespeare Company, Erica Wyman
Lady of May, TWO NOBLE KINSMEN, Royal Shakespeare Company, Blanche McIntyre
Adriana, THE ROVER, Royal Shakespeare Company, Loveday Ingram
Miss Singh, AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, St James’ Theatre, Lucy Bailey
Peggy Murdock, THE GHOST TRAIN, Royal Exchange Theatre, Paul Hunter
Silent Sue, TREASURE ISLAND, National Theatre, Polly Findlay
Khalilia/Maxine, THURSDAY, ETT (Australian Tour), Chris Drummond
Comedy duo with Zoe Lister, ARE YOU THAT GIRL OFF THE TELLY?, Hen & Chickens
Meena/Farida/Laila/Azra, SISTERS, Sheffield Theatres, Ruth Carney
Rubina, RUBINA, Birmingham Rep, Micheal Judge
Salinder, THE SKY’S THE LIMIT, The Old Vic, Matt Wilde
Sofia, FREE WORLD, Contact Theatre, Madani Younis
Noreen, SILENT CRY, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Madani Younis

Radio
Farzana, REALITY CHECK, BBC Radio 4, James Peries
Neyha, SILVER STREET, BBC Radio 4, Kim Green
Mahjabin, MAPS FOR LOST LOVERS, BBC Radio 4, Shabina Alslam/David Hunter

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-Standard, Bradford, Cockney, Estuary, Geordie, Indian, Irish-Northern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire*

Languages * = mother tongue

English*

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Alto, Jive*, Period Dancing*

Performance

Comedy

Sports

Badminton, Rollerblading, RollerSkating, Running*, Stage Combat*, Swimming, Yoga*

Vehicle Licences

Car Driving Licence

Other Skills

Improvisation
Lena Kaur | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Kim Copping

Lena Kaur

London, United Kingdom


Overview

Lena Kaur is best known for her role as Leila Roy in Hollyoaks and was part of the original cast of the BBC3 comedy Scallywagga which she also co wrote. Other notable screen credits include Justin's House for BBC TV, Dr Alicia Patel in the fourth series of Torchwood and Maya in Tiger Aspect's Prisoners' Wives, Dani's Castle for CBBC, and Happy Valley for BBC One.

Lena's theatre credits include Earthworks and Myth for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Treasure Island for National Theatre, the 'Curtain Call Award' winning Thursday for ETT, Sisters at Sheffield Theatres, the title role in Rubina for the Birmingham Rep and The Sky's The Limit at The Old Vic.

She has recently developed a comedy play Are You That Girl off The Telly? with her comedy partner Zoe Lister.

Lena Kaur | Sainou Talent Agency London

Film
Tia, THE ENDZ, The Endz Films, Michael De’Sioye

Television
SPC Bryony, HAPPY VALLEY, BBC TV/Red Productions, Sally Wainwright
STARGAZING, BBC TV
Mac, JUSTIN’S HOUSE (11 EPISODES), BBC TV, Phil Cooper
Eve, DEAD CERT (Rehearsed Reading), Baby Cow Productions Ltd, Con O’Neill
Nadia Ahmed, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Di Patrick
Britney, DANI’S CASTLE, Rebecca Gatward
Maya, PRISONERS’ WIVES, Tiger Aspect for the BBC, Damon Thomas
Dr Alicia Patel, TORCHWOOD, BBC TV/Starz Entertainment, Various
Ravia Rahill, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Adrian Bean
Dr Barrett, EMMERDALE, YTV, Tim Leandro
Various roles, SPEECHLESS, Kudos Film & TV, Cal McCrystal
Leila Roy, HOLLYOAKS (Series Regular 2 Years), Lime Pictures, Various
Various, SCALLYWAGGA (Series Regular), BBC TV, Tony Dow
Nadia, TORN, BBC TV, Avie Luthra

Theatre
Laura, MYTH, Royal Shakespeare Company, Kirsty Housley
Clare, EARTHWORKS, Royal Shakespeare Company, Erica Whyman
Donna, SEVEN ACTS OF MERCY, Royal Shakespeare Company, Erica Wyman
Lady of May, TWO NOBLE KINSMEN, Royal Shakespeare Company, Blanche McIntyre
Adriana, THE ROVER, Royal Shakespeare Company, Loveday Ingram
Miss Singh, AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, St James’ Theatre, Lucy Bailey
Peggy Murdock, THE GHOST TRAIN, Royal Exchange Theatre, Paul Hunter
Silent Sue, TREASURE ISLAND, National Theatre, Polly Findlay
Khalilia/Maxine, THURSDAY, ETT (Australian Tour), Chris Drummond
Comedy duo with Zoe Lister, ARE YOU THAT GIRL OFF THE TELLY?, Hen & Chickens
Meena/Farida/Laila/Azra, SISTERS, Sheffield Theatres, Ruth Carney
Rubina, RUBINA, Birmingham Rep, Micheal Judge
Salinder, THE SKY’S THE LIMIT, The Old Vic, Matt Wilde
Sofia, FREE WORLD, Contact Theatre, Madani Younis
Noreen, SILENT CRY, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Madani Younis

Radio
Farzana, REALITY CHECK, BBC Radio 4, James Peries
Neyha, SILVER STREET, BBC Radio 4, Kim Green
Mahjabin, MAPS FOR LOST LOVERS, BBC Radio 4, Shabina Alslam/David Hunter

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Characteristics
Height: 5'6" (167cm)
Weight: 9st. (57kg)
Playing Age: 25-35 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Unions: Equity
Role Types: Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-Standard, Bradford, Cockney, Estuary, Geordie, Indian, Irish-Northern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern*, RP, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire*
Languages
* = mother tongue
English*
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Alto, Jive*, Period Dancing*
Performance Comedy
Sports Badminton, Rollerblading, RollerSkating, Running*, Stage Combat*, Swimming, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences Car Driving Licence
Other Skills Improvisation