ALUMNI

Letitia Wright

Credits: Avengers Infinity War, Black Panther and Avengers End Game (Marvel) plays a lead role Shuri, Death on the Nile (Feature Film), Small Axe (BBC), Top Boy (BBC), Black Mirror (Netflix), Doctor Who (BBC), Humans (Channel 4) and Cucumber (Channel 4).

“Identity School of Acting is devoted to bringing out excellence within every student. Through intensive classes and hard work, I have developed vital skills for a long-lasting acting career”

Varada Sethu

Credits: Strike Back (Sky One), Hanna (NBC and Amazon), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, (BBC Film), New You See Me 2 (Summit Entertainment), New Blood (Series) and Hard Sun (BBC).

“Although I am already working professionally, I believe it’s important to always be improving yourself and your craft. IDSA is an invaluable experience with which I have been able to sharpen the skills I have already, as well as being pushed further and encouraged to grow as an actor by the fantastic tutors.”

John Boyega

Credits: Star Wars Franchise (Finn), Attack of the Block (Netflix), Detroit (Series), The Circle (Feature Film), Pacific Rim: Uprising (Feature Film) and Imperial Dreams (Netflix).

“ Identity has provided me with a stepping stone into my dream career. From complicated text to movement, each class is aimed at pushing you to your full potential whilst also teaching you new skills that would be useful in a professional setting.”

Olivia Popica

Credits: Tyrant (FOX), Riviera (Sky Atlantic), Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (Warner Brothers) and Victoria (ITV).

“As a working professional actor, Identity is the place where I can always go back and push my craft to a new level. You never stop learning.” 

Chance Perdomo

Credits: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix), Midsomer Murders (ITV), Killed By My Debt (BBC), Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators (BBC) and The Importance of Skin (Thea Gajic).

“As a kinetic learner, I benefitted from IDSA’s innovative approach. If you stand aside and let the character come to you, that’s when the magic happens.”

Tobi Bakare

Credits: Death in Paradise (BBC), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Twentieth Century Fox), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Twentieth Century Fox), SIlent Witness (BBC), The Tunnel (Canal+) and Doctors (BBC).

“Identity has helped me turn my dreams into reality it’s definitely the place to be if you want to learn.”

Leonie Elliot

Credits: Call the Midwife (BBC), Killed by my Debt (BBC), Black Mirror (Netflix), Holby City (Channel 4) and Damned (Channel 4).

“Identity gave me the time and space to grow and experiment. I was able to sharpen my tools, learn about my craft and really understand the importance of truth and transformation.”

Melanie Liburd

Credits: This is Us (NBC), Brian Banks (Feature Film), Gypsy (Netflix), Dark Matter, Game of Thrones (HBO), Dracula (NBC Series), The Selection (Warner Brothers), Strikeback (Sky/HBO)

“IDSA is a no nonsense extremely high standard and disciplined drama school with a wonderful and supportive community. Whilst training the school pushed me to limits I never thought I was capable of. Its tutors and mentors are some of the most talented professionals in the business and truly understand what it takes to become a working actor. IDSA gave me the belief, support network, determination and confidence as well as a platform to enter the professional world of acting. I feel truly privileged to have been able to train there.”

Damson Idris

Credits: Snowfall (FX Series), The Commuter (Feature Film), Astral (Feature Film), City of Tiny Lights (Feature Film), Casualty (BBC), Doctors (BBC) and Babylon (Channel 4).

“Identity Drama School helped me locate a deep sense of self, leading to a high level of not only confidence but above and beyond ambition.”

Amy McPherson

Credits: Pandora (The CW) and Unaired Game of Thrones Prequel Pilot (HBO).

“IDSA has given me an incredible toolbox full of wonderful golden nuggets that I will continue to use throughout my career. The school really helped me grow in confidence as it’s such a supportive community where students feel safe and not judged. It’s like a mini family. I really thank IDSA & IAG for all of their support and for truly believing in me.” 

Malachi Kirby

Credits: Roots (Hulu), The Devils (TV Series), Curfew (Sky), Black Mirror (Netflix), Dough (Feature Film), Gone Too Far (Feature Film) and Way to Go (BBC).

“Everyone has their path to walk; mine lead me to Identity, and in the time I’ve been here, I’ve learnt invaluable lessons. There is a really strong atmosphere that reminds you there is no time to be off point.”

Adelayo Adedayo

Credits: Some Girls (BBC), Gone Too Far (Feature Film), Sket (Feature Film), stars as supporting lead alongside Ashley Walkers, Skins (Channel 4) and Meet The Bandais (E4).

“Through hard work and determination, Identity has enhanced my skills and given me opportunities in the acting industry”

Armin Karima

Credits: Black Mirror (Netflix), Doctors (BBC), Sex Education (Netflix), Tyrant (FOX) and Waterloo Road (BBC).

“Identity has surely been the pioneer for not only me but many actors who share the same desires and goals.”

Simona Zivkovska

Credits: Black Widdow (Marvel), Devils (Sky), Pride of Lions (Blame the Consumer), My Murder (BBC) and Casualty (BBC).

“Training at Identity helped me find my strengths, kept me on my toes and prepared me for the industry.”

Osky Ikhile

Credits: The Feed (Amazon), Black Mirror (Netflix), Fresh Meat (BBC), The Legend of Tarzan (Village Roadshow Pictures), Misfits (Channel 4), Mission: Impossible Rouge Natin (Paramount Pictures) and Death in Paradise (BBC).

‘Identity has given me the chance to truly reach my potential as an actor, and I am eternally grateful for that.”

Auditions Now Open For Spring 2020