Nadira Janikova

  • Actor
    Female / Kent
  • Ethnicity
    Mixed Race
    Age Range
    30 - 36
    Height
    1m 70cm (5' 6")
    Weight
    52kg (114lb)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • video file (mpg)
  • Links

    IMDB
    IMDB
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Diana
Film (Feature)
Dead and Awake
Alex Fodor
Zed Resistor Company
2012The Glam Vampire
Film (Feature)
Baku, I Love YouPartner Studio Commercial Ltd
2011Medea
Theatre
Medea
Sarah Chew
Flavia Cannon Productions
Assembly Edinburgh Fringe
2010Ms. Slotsko
Film (Short)
Banquet Royale
Ventura Sawyerr
Ventura Films
2010Dilobar and Other(eastern european)roles
Radio
Murder In Samarkand
Clive Brill
Greenpoint Productions
BBC Radio 4
2009A Performer
Theatre
The Vagina Monologues
Emma Jane Richards
V-Day (until the violence stops)
The New Players Theatre
2009Maria
Film (Student)
Traffic
Charles Murphy
The Metropolitan Film School
2008Nadira
Theatre
One Woman Show
Thomas Hescott
Fledging
Gilded Balloon
2008Mother GP
Commercial
TAF Film
Guy Nisbett
Connected Pictures
2008Nadira
Theatre
The British Ambassador's Belly Dancer
Thomas Hescott
Thomas Hescott
The Arts Theatre
2008Nadira
Theatre
The British Ambassador's Belly Dancer
Tom Hescott
Tom Hescott
Arcola Theatre
2007Lena Schepanovska
Theatre
Misalliance
Peter Craze
Drama Studio London
Criterion Theatre
2007Irina
Film (Short)
Cockroach
Uriel Emil
Little Troll Production
2007Mary Magdalin
Theatre
WOMEN AT THE TOMB
Victor Sobchyak
Act Provocateur
Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2007Oksana
Film (Short)
AUTOSEX
Christiaan Faberij De Jonge
The Metropolitan Film School
2007Barrister
TV
Crimewatch
Dominic Keavey
Talkback
Studio
2007Woman1, Designer2, Lady From Berne,Old Woman
Theatre
Don Juan Comes Back From The War
Granville Saxton
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2007Mrs.Erlynn, Lady Plymdale
Theatre
Lady Windermere's Fan
Tim Hardy
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2007Lady Wishfort
Theatre
The Way of The World
Crispin Harris
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2007Dorcas, Cleomines
Theatre
The Winter's Tale
Chris Pickles
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2007Queen Elizabeth
Theatre
Richard III
Illona Linthwaite
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2007Regina
Theatre
Ghosts
Leslie Vickerage
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2006Li Lu
Theatre
Aladdin
Alan Hescott
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2006Babbly
Theatre
Kissing God
Jilly Bond
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2006Araminta
Theatre
Philanthropist
Holly Wilson
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2006Isabella
Theatre
Measure for Measure
Geoff Bullin
RADA
RADA
2006Woman, An Interpreter
Theatre
Attemps On Her Life
Elizabeth Newman
Rose Bruford College
Barn Theatre
1997Nodira
TV
Women's Holiday
Rustam Aliev
Rustam Aliev's Kamolot Company
Uzbekistan
1994 - 1996Fatima
Theatre
Laugh Who May
Rustam Aliev
Yunus Rajabiy Theatre
Uzbekistan / Touring
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2007Post Graduate ActingDrama Studio London
    20061 yr. European Theatre Arts Foundation CourseRose Bruford College
    2006SUMMER SCHOOLRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art

    Additional Skills

    Nadira is highly skilled in dancing and martial arts, good at horse riding and sword fighting.

    Additional Information

    Nadira took the foundation course in European Theatre Arts at Rose Bruford in London. After taking Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts Summer courses, in the Shakespearean, Jacobean and Restoration periods she successfully passed her RADA exam. She then completed her formal training at Drama Studio London as MA Degree.

    Nadira is following the family profession. Her father is an actor, writer, director and dramaturg; her mother is an actress and coaches acting and voice;

    Nadira played major parts from an early age in Uzbek states Theatres. She studied English at the University of Tashkent. She then moved to UK to pursuit her career.

    After graduation she wrote her solo show, and performed at the Arcola Theatre which was sold out for the 4 weeks before even its opening, after a huge hit the show was successfully transferred to the London West End, The Arts Theatre and Edinburgh Festival, and got some terrific reviews from the British national newspapers.

    About me

    Nadira played alongside Asia Argento in 'Baku I Love You'

    David Tennant and Jemima Rooper in 'Murder In Samarkand'

    Floella Benjamin in 'The Vagina Monologues'

    Sarah Berger in 'Medea'.

    Nadira is EUROASIAN, an ethnic mix of russian, persian, turkish, mongol, afghan nationalities.

    Nadira speaks fluent English, Russian, Uzbek, Turkish, some Farsy.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Olive
    Accents (International)
    • Middle Eastern
    • Arabic
    • Farsi/Persian
    • Latvian
    • Lithuanian
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Thai
    • Turkish
    • Ukranian
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Farsi
    • Russian
    • Turkish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    General Dance Skills
    • Bellydance
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Mid Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • Russian
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Wholesome