FRANCES UKU - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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FILM

BAGGAGE

Lead

Extraordinary Alien Films /

Sarah Ball (*BAFTA)

THE PILOT SEASON SURVIVAL GUIDE

Lead

Harvardwood / Plywood Pics

WHEN IT'S DARK

Lead

USC Grad Thesis / Aner Moss

TELEVISION

LITTLE AMERICA (coming Fall '19)

Co-star

AppleTV-NBC/ Bharat Nalluri

GIRLFRIENDS

Co-star

The CW / Debbie Allen

NEW YORK THEATRE

TWELFTH NIGHT

Orsino / The Queen's Company

Rebecca Patterson

ICARUS (BritBits7)

D-Girl / Mind the Gap Theater

Paula D'Allesandris

WAKING KYA (solo show)

Abiba / 45 Bleecker-Women Center Stage

Siobhan Fitzpatrick

THE BEYONCE EFFECT by Katori Hall

Fury of America / Fire This Time Fest

Martin D. Wilkins

NEW WORK / READINGS

LADIES IN WAITING by Liz Canavan

LAByrinth Barn Series 2019

Brett C. Leonard

CLIVE by Jonathan Marc Sherman

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Ethan Hawke

MISSION THE MUSICAL Lyrics by Gregg Henry

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Brett C. Leonard

NO GAVEL by Dominic Hoffman

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Gregory Mosher

OUR LADY OF KIBEHO by Katori Hall

Lark Play Center

May Adrales

GOLIATH by Karen Hartman

The New Group

Chay Yew

REGIONAL & LOS ANGELES

RICHARD II

Duchess of Gloucester

Independent Shakespeare Co.

MACBETH

Lady Macduff

Melissa Chalsma

DIDO, QUEEN OF CARTHAGE

Venus (u/s) / American Repertory Theater

Neil Bartlett

A BRIGHT ROOM CALLED DAY

Paulinka / A.R.T. Institute

Scott Zigler

LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST

Princess of France / A.R.T. Institute

Robert Bella

PINTER & BECKETT SHORTS

Stenographer / A.R.T. Institute

Sam Weisman

BRECHT CABARET

various / A.R.T. Institute

Adolph Shapiro

SPRING AWAKENING

Wendla / A.R.T. Institute

Janos Szasz

COMMERCIAL/VO/INDUSTRIALS

Contact: Tracey Goldblum @

Abrams Artists

HOSTING

LINK TV'S WORLD MUSIC

VJ / On-camera Host

Steve Lawrence

EDUCATION/TRAINING

MFA in Acting

Harvard University

Moscow Art Theatre & A.R.T.

Improv (ongoing)

The Second City Los Angeles

Conservatory Levels 1-4

Scene Study

Austin Pendleton

BS in EECS

University of California at Berkeley

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Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'7"

Weight:

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Chin Length

 

Badminton, Combat - Stage, Squash, Yoga, Ear Prompter, Host, Improvisation, Licensed Driver, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Alto, Voiceover, Whistler, African Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, British - Geordie Accent, British - Scouse/Liverpool Accent, British - Yorkshire Accent, Creole Accent, French Accent, Irish Accent, Jamaican Accent, New York Accent, South African Accent, Southern Accent, West Indian Accent