ADENIKE THOMAS - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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Represented by:

Grossman & Jack Talent (IL) (312) 587-1155

Jordan, Gill & Dornbaum Talent Agency (NY) (212) 463-8455 Commercial, Print

TV/INTERNET

Chicago PD

Recurring Co-Star

NBC / Eriq La Salle

MirrorMirror/ Pilot

Supporting

AAFL TV

Addie & Addy/ Web series

Lead

dir. Adenike Thomas

The Hunted: Encore/ Web series

Supporting

dir. Crystal Arnette

FILM

Me Time*

Lead

dir. Iyabo Boyd

The Morning After

Lead

dir. Lauren Minnerath

Cape Town

Supporting

dir. Crystal Boyd

Drifters

Supporting

dir. Anu Valia

SELECTED THEATER & WORKSHOPS

The Rolling Stone

Naome

Lincoln Center/dir. Saheem

Freedom Train

Harriet Tubman

TheaterWorks USA/dir. NJ Awgun

Kind

S/D

The Lark/ Jen Silverman

The Utterances

Wat

The Flea / Marina McClure

Wondrous Strange

Ensemble

Humana Fest dir. Marti Lyons

Goodnight

Alex

Actors Theatre of Louisville

Bintou

Bintou

dir. David Mendizabal

PRINT

Upon Request

TRAINING

On-Camera

Heidi Marshall, Bob Krakower,

Ted Sluberski

The Bats (16'-18')

The Flea

Niegel Smith

Apprentice (15'-16')

Actors Theatre of Louisville

Michael Legg

NYU Tisch School of the Arts (Theater Major)

Stella Adler Studio of Acting

BFA: Drama with Honors

SPECIAL SKILLS

Vocal: Alto (Belt)

Dance: West African (Adv. Beg.),

Hip Hop (Int. Beginner),

Ballet (Basic), Bellydance (Be

Kickboxing

*Awards: Outstanding Performance (Me Time/Art the BKLYN Film

Best Actress (Me Time/Atlanta ShortsFest)

Adenike is an award-winning actress and a graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She has had lead roles independent films such as The Morning After, which was a Vimeo staff pick and the short Me Time. Her role in Me Time has garnered her 3 awards, including Outstanding Performance at Art the BKLYN Film Fest. Her web series, 'Addie & Addy'  was an official selection for NYWIFT’s Online Shorts Festival 2018. In 2019, Adenike was awarded a generous grant through Made in NY Women's Film, TV & Theatre Fund.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'6"

Weight: 135 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Shoulder Length

 

Aerobics, Kick Boxing, Soccer, Weight Lifting, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Jazz, Dancer, Improvisation, Singer, Vocal Range: Alto, Vocal Style: Belt, Voiceover, African Accent, American - New York Accent