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Chris Jenks: Sex Education (Netflix)

2 February, 2019 - 2 weeks ago Chris Jenks

Chris Jenks plays recurring character Steve in new Netflix show Sex Education.

The series follows Otis Milburn (Asa Butterfield), a socially awkward high school student whose mother, played by The X-Files’ Gillian Anderson, is a sex therapist. Having grown up in a house full of vagina diagrams and NSFW videos, Otis is a reluctant expert who is persuaded by his classmate Maeve (Emma Mackey) to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.

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Sarah Amankwah: The Globe Ensemble

17 January, 2019 - 1 month ago

Sarah Amankwah has been announced as part of this years Globe Ensemble.

Sarah will play Hal in Henry IV Parts I and II and the titular role in Henry V. The shows open at the end of April and continue in rep until October 2019. Sarah Bedi and Federay Holmes will direct the shows.

The Globe Ensemble was introduced last year by artistic director Michelle Terry as part of her first season to echo how Shakespeare’s plays would have been first

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Joivan Wade: Amani (YouTube)

16 January, 2019 - 1 month ago

Joivan Wade stars, directs, writes and produces new short film, Amani, based on a true story to raise awareness of knife crime in the UK.

Seven years ago Amani was stabbed seven times after a series of negative choices. Today he is able to stand proud and share part of his story with the world. His mission is to save as many young lives as possible by speaking from experience and sharing the solutions that transformed his life. Since

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Daniel Adegboyega: Doctor Who (BBC)

20 December, 2018 - 2 months ago

Daniel Adegboyega stars as major guest lead Aaron in much anticipated New Years Day special of Doctor Who. The episode, titled "Resolution," is written by showrunner Chris Chibnall and directed by returning Who director Wayne Yip.

As the New Year begins, a terrifying evil is stirring from across the centuries of Earth’s history. As the Doctor, Ryan, Graham and Yaz return home, will they be able to overcome the threat to planet Earth?

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Vicky Luengo: Hogar (Netflix)

7 December, 2018 - 2 months ago

Vicky Luengo supports the cast of new Spanish Netflix film Hogar, directed by brothers Alex and David Pastor.

A thriller, turning on an “obsession” which “knows no limits,” Netflix announced in a statement Tuesday, “Hogar” exploits the Spanish sense of “hogar” as not only a home but the place where one belongs, telling the story of Javier Muñoz, once a successful executive who after a year of unemployment makes the fateful decision with his family to leave the apartment that they

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Rhianne Barreto: Screen Stars of Tomorrow

4 October, 2018 - 4 months ago
Rhianne Barreto has been announced as one of Screen Daily's Stars of Tomorrow 2018. Rhianne stars as lead Sophie in upcoming Amazon series Hanna and as the lead in the Untitled Pippa Bianco Project. “It’s so important these stories get told, and it’s incredible I’ve now got this opportunity.” Now in its 15th year, the annual talent showcase up-and-coming actors, writers, directors and producers from the UK and Ireland who are primed to make their mark in the

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Waleed Elgadi: Mosul (Russo Bros/AGBO)

3 October, 2018 - 4 months ago Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Cameron Slater
Waleed Elgadi will star in the new Iraqi war film Mosul written and directed by Matthew Carnahan and produced by the Russo Brothers (best known for directing the Avengers movies). Mosul tells of the true story of an elite police unit made up almost entirely of native sons of Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, who fought to liberate it from 6,000 ISIS militants who overran it in 2014. The story is based on articles by Luke Mogelson, who embedded with the unit

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

1 October, 2018 - 4 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 is working alongside an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, 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 to embark on a new adventure and

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Percelle Ascott: The Stars are Born

28 September, 2018 - 4 months ago

The Evening Standard Magazine have released their list of rising stars you need to know about led by Percelle Ascott.

Percelle Ascott: He is the kind of hugely ambitious and impressive 25-year-old who makes the rest of us look like slackers. He is starring as Harry Polk in The Innocents out now on Netflix. Alongside that, he has been working on the hugely successful Shiro's Story which has taken the internet by storm, racking up over 2

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Joivan Wade: The Stars are Born

28 September, 2018 - 4 months ago
The Evening Standard Magazine have released their list of rising stars you need to know about led by Joivan Wade. Joivan Wade: Throw a simple, ‘What’s going on with you right now?’ at 25-year-old Joivan Wade and you’ll get a barrage of impressive-sounding projects back. He is currently working on DC Universe's Doom Patrol following the success of the fourth film in The Purge franchise, The First Purge. How often do you get stopped in the street? ‘A

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