Denise Orita

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Black - Other
    Age Range
    48 - 58
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    17st. 13lb (114kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Large

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020 - 2021Nancy
Film (Feature)
Lizard Man
Louisa Warren
Empire Studios Limted
2020 - 2021Terri
Film (Feature)
Giddy Stratospheres
Laura Jean Marsh
Giddy Stratospheres
2019Yardie Woman
Film (Short)
MANDEM
John Ogunmuylwa
NFTS
Outside Shoot
2018Joyce
Film (Short)
Abdullah and Leilah
Ashtar Al Khirsan
Resource Productions
2018Tia
Film
Webcast
Paul McGhie
Launch Pad Films
2017Anna
Film
The Unfathomable Mr. Jones
Ice neal
The Soob Productions
2016Luther's Mum
Online / Digital
CBEEBIES LUTHER
Jack Carrivick
The Noah & Jordan Show
2016Lena
Rehearsed Reading
A Raisin in the Sun
John Retallack
The Oxford Playhouse
Oxford Playhouse
2015Mother
Rehearsed Reading
SweetPeter
John Retallack
Ruskin Platform Theatre
Ruskin Theatre
2015Angel
Rehearsed Reading
Rehabilitation
Tony Thompson
Ruskin Platform Theatre
Ruskin Theatre
2014Housing Officer
Film (Short)
About a Goy
Billy Lumby
Kickstarter
2014Mrs Obayomi
Film (Short)
Hi Miss
Dionne Edwards
Teng Teng Films
2014Jamaican Lady
Film
Honeytrap
Rebecca Johnson
Fierce Productions
2014Mother Courage
Theatre
Mother Courage
Sophie Austin
Teatro Vivo
Greenwich Young people Theatre
2013Carole Marksmith
Corporate
Responding to PR Disaster
Julie Wedgwood
Toolwire Sustainability Production
2012Evans Mother
Film
SE1: Evans Baby
Devron Chandeller
Menace Films
Outside Shoot
2011Dana
Rehearsed Reading
Walking to Obama
Monique Sterling
Talawa Theatre Company
Young Vic Theatre
2011Sally
Film
Island
Elizabeth Mitchell/Brek Taylor
Nikki Black/Taylor Made Productions
2010Calpurina
Theatre
To Kill a Mockingbird
Tim Baker
Clwyd Theatr Cymru
Theatre Clywd
2009Denise
Corporate
Parent Support that Works, For them , For You
Sue Dawson
Dawson Films
2009Denise
Corporate
Brief Encounters
Sue Dawson
Dawson Films
2008Personal Officer
Corporate
SOS
Sue Dawson
Dawson Films
2008Doris Orderly
Film
Son of Rambow
Garth Jennings
Hammer & Tongs
2007Ruby
Corporate
Mental Health
Sue Dawson
Dawson Films
2007Sylvia
Corporate
Carers UK
Anton French
Curious Film
2007Secretary
Film (Short)
One Day
James Barriscale
Stockpot Productions
2007Chorus
Theatre (Tour)
Bacchae
John Tiffany
National Theatre of Scotland
The Kings Theatre Edinburgh & Lyric hammersmith
2006Gilda
Voiceover
Vegetative State
Katie Jones
London Marketing
2006Midwife
Commercial
Norwich Union
Rob Butcher
Three Blind Mice
2006Madame Elviara
Film (Short)
VOODOO
Dan Burgess
Independent Productions
2006Gill
Film
If I Told You My Story
Devron Chandeller
Menace Films
2006Rose
Theatre
Stepping Out
Amanda Noar
Impact Theatre Company
Arts Depot
2004Ruby
Theatre
Basil and Beattie
Sarah Frankhom
Royal Exchange Theatre
Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester
2002Calpurina
Theatre (Tour)
To Kill a Mockingbird
Tim Baker
Clwyd Theatr Cymru
Theatre Clywd and Tour
2000Myrtle
TV
Bob Martin
Tony Dow
BBC
1998 - 2000Cynthia
Theatre
Die Buddy Holly Story
Geriet Schieske
Neue Metropol Theatre
Neue Metropol Theatre
1996 - 1997Mama Put
Theatre (Tour)
The Beatification of Area boy
Jude Kelly
West Yorkshire Playhouse
West Yorkshire Playhouse & International tour
1997Odessa
Theatre
The Amen Corner
Paulette Randall
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
1995Uneasy Woman
Film
Secrets & Lies
Mike Leigh
Thin Man Films
1994FME
TV
Kavanagh QC
Colin Cregg
ITV
1993First woman
TV
Eastenders
Bren Simpson
BBC
1993Audrey Adams
Film (Docu)
Crime Limted
John Fothergill
BBC
1993Nurse Logan
Theatre
The Ride down Mount Morgan
Catriona McPhee
St Andrews , Byre Theatre
St Andrews, Byre Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19832 yr. ActingSt Catherine's Drama Studio Guildford, Surrey

    Additional Skills

    I have worked as a Social care support worker for years, supporting people with Mental health and drug and Alcohol support issues.

    Additional Information

    I am the Co Founder of "Actors Workout" which is a company based in Munich Germany, we run workshops for Actors and Non Actors to improve Confidence and strengthen skills, these are run in English and German.

    About me

    I am a versatile character Actress and Jazz/Gospel Singer with many years of experience, in Theatre, Television and Film. I have bases in London and South Germany and speak German Proficiently.

    Industry Awards

    I was nominated for an Image Music Award in the category Best supporting Actress for my role in "Die Buddy Holly Story" in Hamburg

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Black
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • German
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Accents (International)
    • Nigerian
    • West-Indian
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    • Equity (UK)
    Interested in
    • Acting Auditions
    • Charity/Fundraiser
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Community Outreach
    • Concerts
    • Cooking
    • Corporate
    • Cruise Ships
    • Documentaries / Real Life
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Entertainment Shows
    • Entertainment Staff
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Fringe
    • Hosting/Presenting
    • Improvisation
    • Investigative Programming
    • Live Events
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Musical Theatre
    • News/Current Affairs
    • Online
    • Outdoor Events
    • Quiz/Gameshows
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Singing Auditions
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Musical)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Web-Series
    • Webseries/Internet
    • Workshops
    • Youth Programming
    Accents (UK)
    • English, standard
    • London
    General Dance Skills
    • Hip-Hop
    • Jazz
    • Salsa
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Belt
    Experienced In
    • Charity/Fundraiser
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Community
    • Corporate
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Travel
    • TV
    • Web-Series
    • Webseries/Internet
    • Workshops
    • Youth Programming
    Additional Skills
    • Actor
    • Singer
    Union Status
    • Equity (UK)
    Work Permit/Residency Status
    • I have a current, valid passport.