FRANCES UKU - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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Represented by:

Plaza 7 Talent Agency (NY) (212) 653-0849 / (212) 810-7501 Commercial, Equity, Hosting, SAG-AFTRA, Theatrical, Voice-Overs

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

GIRLFRIENDS

Co-star

The CW / Debbie Allen dir.

NEW YORK THEATRE

TWELFTH NIGHT

Orsino / The Queen's Company

Rebecca Patterson dir.

ICARUS (BritBits7)

D-Girl / Mind the Gap Theater

Paula D'Allesandris dir.

WAKING KYA (solo show)

Abiba / 45 Bleecker-Women Center Stage

Siobhan Fitzpatrick dir.

THE BEYONCE EFFECT by Katori Hall

Fury of America / Fire This Time Fest

Martin D. Wilkins dir.

NEW WORK / READINGS

LADIES IN WAITING by Liz Canavan

LAByrinth Barn Series 2019

Brett C. Leonard dir.

CLIVE by Jonathan Marc Sherman

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Ethan Hawke dir.

MISSION THE MUSICAL Lyrics by Gregg Henry

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Brett C. Leonard dir.

NO GAVEL by Dominic Hoffman

LAByrinth Summer Intensive

Gregory Mosher dir.

OUR LADY OF KIBEHO by Katori Hall

Lark Play Center

May Adrales dir.

GOLIATH by Karen Hartman

The New Group

Chay Yew dir.

REGIONAL & LOS ANGELES

RICHARD II

Duchess of Gloucester

Independent Shakespeare Co.

MACBETH

Lady Macduff

Melissa Chalsma dir.

DIDO, QUEEN OF CARTHAGE

Venus (u/s) / American Repertory Theater

Neil Bartlett dir.

A BRIGHT ROOM CALLED DAY

Paulinka / A.R.T. Institute

Scott Zigler dir.

LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST

Princess of France / A.R.T. Institute

Robert Bella dir.

PINTER & BECKETT SHORTS

Stenographer / A.R.T. Institute

Sam Weisman dir.

BRECHT CABARET

various / A.R.T. Institute

Adolph Shapiro dir.

SPRING AWAKENING

Wendla / A.R.T. Institute

Janos Szasz dir.

COMMERCIAL/VO/INDUSTRIALS

Contact: Tracey Goldblum @

Abrams Artists

HOSTING

LINK TV'S WORLD MUSIC

VJ / On-camera Host

Steve Lawrence dir.

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

AWESOME ear for accents & languages: all African-American, all African-African, all British, Afro-Latinx, Afro-Caribbean, Parisien/ne, France Afrique -- basically anybody human! * Bone-dry, razor-sharp wit * Valid passport & NY drivers license * Local hire in NY, LA, London, most major cities * Lots more at francesuku.com :)

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