Cody Choi

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Asian - South East
    Age Range
    30 - 40
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 70cm)
    Weight
    10st. 10lb (68kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Friends
Commercial
CarlsbergCarlsberg
2016 - 2017Footballer
Commercial
Premier LeaguePremier League
2016 - 2017Model - Student
Commercial
Home OfficeHome Office
2016 - 2017Model - Tourist
Commercial
The British MuseumThe British Museum
2015 - 2016Model - Singing Jingle Bells in the shower
Commercial
The Body ShopThe Body Shop
2015 - 2016Model - Business Man
Still Photos
Virgin AtlanticVirgin Atlantic
2015 - 2016Actor/ Model
Commercial
Head & Shoulder's - ChinaHead & Shoulder's
2015Actor / model
Commercial
Du TelecomDu Telecom
2015Break Dancer
Commercial
Sony MobileSony Mobile
2014Actor
Theatre
The Girl Of The Golden West
Richard Jones
English National Opera
London Coliseum
2014Model
Commercial
Xmas PartyNovotel
2014Model
Still Photos
Berkeley HomesBerkeley Homes
2014Model/ Table Tennis Player
Commercial
This is playBetfair
2014Core Dancer
Film (Feature)
Walking on sunshine
Max Giwa& Dania Pasquini
Vertigo Films
2013Model/ Football Fans
Commercial
Goal !Fun 88
2011 - 2013Feature Dancer
Film (Feature)
47 Ronin
Carl Rinsch
Universal Pictures
2004 - 2007Dancer
Theatre (Tour)
Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake
Matthew Bourne
New Adventures
World Tour
2003Model
Commercial
Head & Shoulder'sHead & Shoulder's
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2000Graduate Diploma in Dance PerformanceTrinity Laban

    Additional Skills

    Dancer | Choreographer | Dance photographer | Model

    About me

    Cody graduated in Modern Dance in 2000 from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, where he twice received the Jackie Chan Scholarship. He then received a full scholarship to join the Transitions Dance Company at Laban in London.

    Cody has extensive international performing experience, including 3 international touring seasons with Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake swanlaketour.com/ , Arthur Pita, De Vlaamse Opera, English National Opera, Royal National Theatre, Theatre-Rites, Future Cinema, American Dance Festival and the London Chinese Culture Centre. He is also a feature dancer in the Hollywood film 47 Ronin (2013 ), starring Keanu Reeves and for Walking on Sunshine!- (2014.)

    Cody’s professional choreographic experience started in 2002 in the UK. Over the years, his works have been funded by the Arts Council England, commissioned by the Royal Opera House, Greenwich Dance London and toured across Europe. He was also invited to be the panel judge of Big Dance organised by the Mayor of London, Arts Council England and the BBC. In 2007 he choreographed for the Hong Kong Dance Alliance, Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation and The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. Cody was also invited to be one of the choreographers for the Asia Young Choreographers Project 2008 held in Taiwan and he was invited back to Taiwan to teach and choreograph again in 2010 & 2013.

    As a teacher, Cody has taught at Trinity Laban’s Youth Dance Company, Kingston University, The Royal Music School, Dance City, The Big Dance and Springs Dance in the UK. In Asia, he has taught at Cirque Du Soleil in Macau, Tsoying High School and Tai Nan National Theatre in Taiwan, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation, City Contemporary Dance Centre and Renaissance International School in Hong Kong.

    Cody is also a professional photographer focussing on dance portraiture and theatre photography. He is a winning photographer for The Place (London) and held a photo exhibition commissioned by the Hong Kong Dance Alliance, also exhibit in The Other Art Fair, Urban Art Fair, Parallax Art Fair, Vide Galley and Showcase Cities, London. He has also been interviewed and invited for solo exhibition by The Camera Club, London. One of the oldest camera club in the world.

    Cody has his work exhibit at Ben Sherman, London.

    Cody is currently the Creative Director of Cody’s Moving Group, he has produced 2 full-length productions “Having Fun, Seriously” and “The Ever Changing Game” in Hong Kong. In the UK, “Instinct” was shown at Greenwich Dance and “The Fear Factor” was shown at The Place. He also teaches Dynamic Contemporary Dance regularly at Dance Works London.

    Cody takes lead in movement exploration and choreography for all Cody’s Moving Group productions.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Olive
    Languages Spoken
    • Cantonese
    • Chinese, other
    • English
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Intermediate
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • Chinese, Cantonese
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Professional
    • Wholesome
    Accents (International)
    • Chinese
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Voice Over
    General Dance Skills
    • Acrobatic Sports
    • African dance styles
    • Asian dance styles
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Modelling
    • Motion Capture
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over