Amita Suman: Shadow and Bone (Netflix)

Date - 20 August, 2019, All News Streaming Services Television

Amita Suman announced as leading role Inej Ghafa in the Netflix original series Shadow and Bone.

Shadow and Bone by the Oscar-nominated writer Eric Heisserer (Arrival, Bird Box). Based on the bestselling SHADOW & BONE trilogy and SIX OF CROWS duology by Leigh Bardugo. The first book in Bardugo’s new KING OF SCARS duology, a continuation of the series, just premiered as a #1 New York Times bestseller Shadow & Bone takes place in a huge, diverse and fantastical world.

The story focuses on a young soldier who uncovers a power that might finally unite her country. But as she struggles to hone her power, dangerous forces plot against her. Thugs, thieves, assassins and saints are at all at war, and it will take more than magic to survive.

Deadline article:

Variety article:


Inej Ghafa in Shadow and Bone for Netflix.

Series regular Naya in The Outpost for The CW Network and Arrowstorm Entertainment.

Other screen roles include; Umbreen in Season 11 of Doctor Who and was mentioned by Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall in an interview with the Radio Times as "one of his most anticipated characters of the new series".

About Sainou

Sainou means talent and that’s what we’re all about.

Based in the heart of Shoreditch, Sainou represents a select list of actors including International industry award winners, household names and some of the finest, young British talent working today.

Clients are represented by agents David Marsden, Paul Martin & Hermione Halpin, with assistance from Katie Neil. We work together as a close team covering all media with particular focus on Film, Television and Theatre in both the UK and overseas.