AKILAH A. WALKER - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA Eligible

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Represented by:

APA (CA) (310) 888-4200

Artist Collective Entertainment (A.C.E.) (CA) 310-279-4457 Theatrical (Film / TV)

Artist Collective Entertainment 2 (CA) 310-279-4457 Theatrical (Film / TV)

Avalon Artists Group (CA) (323) 692-1700

2023 LA Broadway World Awards Nominee Best Actress in a Play

2020 ABC Discovers Talent Showcase Cast Member

2018-Bay Area Critics Circle Award Nom-Best Featured Actress

TV/NEW MEDIA

Bel-Air

Yolanda (Recurring)

Dir. Morgan Cooper

The Family Business

Young Margaret

Dir. Trey Haley

Halfsies

Series Regular

Dir. Brad Klipfel

Crescendo

Series Regular

Dir. Jacqueline Revere

Uneasy

Guest Star

Dir. Samiat Salami

Clouds The Series

Guest Star

Dir. Obatala Mawusi

FILM

Dutch II

Supporting

Dir. Preston Whitmore

Under the Lantern Lit Sky

Lead

Dir. Jaclyn Bethany

The Delta Girl

Supporting

Dir. Jaclyn Bethany

Cap

Supporting

Dir. Marshall Tyler

Untitled (Elijah)

Lead

Dir. Terrence Nance

Sorry To Bother You

Featured

Dir. Boots Riley

New York THEATRE (Selected Roles)

Midsummer Night's Dream

Peaseblossom

Classical Theatre of Harlem

While I Yet Live (workshop)

Young Tanya

New York Stage & Film

Joan Jett of Arc

Vivica

The Flea Theatre

Swimming Uptown (workshop)

Tiya

Classical Theatre of Harlem

Generation T (workshop)

Irene

Classical Theatre of Harlem

Regional THEATRE (Selected Roles)

Black Cypress Bayou

Meka (Understudy)

Geffen Playhouse

Marty and The Hands That Could

Angel

Waco Theater Center

School Girls; or The African Mean Girls Play

Paulina (Lead)

Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Covenant

Violet

South Coast Repertory Theatre

Detroit '67

Bunny

Aurora Theatre Company

Christmas Carol

Mary

American Conservatory Theatre

Black Orpheus

Eurydice

Yerba Buena Gardens Fest/ACT

Apostrophe

Dezzy

Ojai Playwrights Festival

How To Catch Creation (workshop)

Riley

American Conservatory Theatre

Flex (workshop)

Starra

Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Before Evening comes (workshop)

Rachel

Playwrights Foundation

Father Comes Home from the Wars

Penny

American Conservatory Theatre

RunBoyRun (workshop)

Sister

American Conservatory Theatre

Flowers Are Sleeping

Jean Toomer

Berkeley Repertory Theatre

AWARDS

2018 Bay Area Critics Circle Award

Best Featured Actress

Nominated

TRAINING

American Conservatory Theatre

Masters of Fine Arts, Acting

San Francisco, CA

Fordham University

Bachelor of Arts, Theatre/Acting

New York, NY

Freddie Hendricks

Scene Study

Atlanta, GA

Freddie Hendricks

Scene Study

Atlanta, GA

Akilah A. Walker is an actress, writer/director, and creative producer fascinated by the performative, the magical and the absurd--especially as it relates to people of the Black diaspora. Akilah is one out of the 16 actors chosen to be apart of the 2020 ABC Discovers Talent Digital Showcase. Chosen out of 25,000 submissions and 2,500 auditions! This is ABC's first ever digital showcase! Akilah holds an MFA in acting from American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco as well as a BA in Acting from Fordham Uni

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