FRIΞDA THIΞL and MICHAΞL SALAMI star in Just A Couple, directed by IAG’s SΞBASTIAN THIΞL
The new BBC Three comedy is written and created by IAG's Sebastian Thiel. Just A Couple follows millennial couple Mark (Michael Salami - former IDSA student) and Shavon (Frieda Thiel - IAG).
Episode 1 will go live on BBC Three at 11.00am on Thursday 9th March.
Frieda's previous television credits include SKY series The Five, Our Girl for the BBC, Vera for ITV and SPY for SKY. Her feature film credits include My Brother The Devil directed by Sally El Hosaini.
In his late teens Sebastian founded Upshot Entertainment. Thiel has featured on TEDx Talks, and was listed in the Top 25 Under 25 most influential Londoners by Evening Standard. He made his TV debut on London Live with his Documentary Trap Town in 2014. His Award winning short film Illegal Activity was screened at BAFTA, Warner Bros and Google HQ. Following that, his second short film Fill Me In was a finalist at Sundance Festival Short film competition.