Fisayo Akinade

Fisayo Akinade trained at Central School of Speech and Drama

For the National: Romeo & JulietThe AntipodesAntony and CleopatraBarber Shop Chronicles

Other theatre includes: Shipwreck at the Almeida; The Way of the WorldSaint Joan and The Vote at the Donmar; Pigs and Dogs and The Crossing Plays at the Royal Court; The Tempest at Shakespeare’s Globe; Barbarians at the Young Vic; As You Like It at the New Wolsey, Ipswich; Refugee Boy and Waiting for Godot at West Yorkshire Playhouse; Neighbours at HighTide

Martin’s CloseSilent WitnessA Very English ScandalIn the DarkA Midsummer Night’s DreamOrdinary LiesCucumberBananaFresh Meat

The Personal History of David CopperfieldThe IsleThe Girl with all the Gifts

Saint Joan – Ian Charleson second prize

As You Like It – Ian Charleson nomination

(Published November 2020. Photo: Phil Sharp)