Radhika Aggarwal

  • Actor
  • Ethnicity
    Asian - Indian
    Age Range
    26 - 36
    Height
    5' 1" (1m 57cm)
    Weight
    97lb (44kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Spotlight Member
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019A landmark ….“skills ensemble” is exquisite
Mark Swed
latimes.com
2018The point isn’t laboured, but it’s clear the real thinking behind the piece extends far further than the car industry
Rosemary Waugh
exeuntmagazine.com
2012magnetic piece of theatre...remarkable story telling
Amy Smith
extraextra.org
2012the truly sparkling Radhika Aggarwal drives the rich monologue of family-orientated Rukhsar through the delightful hour's performanceremotegoat.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Violet
Radio
Detente
Paul Dodgson
BBC Radio/Rural Media
2020Multiple roles
Theatre
Vagina Monologues
Velenzia Spearpoint/Rebecca Pryle
Bread and Roses/V Day
Bread and Roses Theatre
2020Asha
Rehearsed Reading
At Night On the Internet
w: Sharmila Chauhan d: Hannah Jones/Tess Monro
Knot Productions
Playground Theatre
2019Disha
Corporate
Vaccine Life
Jamie Cooper
Liquona
2019Police Officer
TV
Four Weddings and a Funeral
W:Mindy Kaling D:Tristram Shapeero
MGM/Universal
2019Presenter
Corporate
Samsung Internal VideoHogarth Worldwide
2019Presenter
Corporate
Oracle Presenter (7 videos)
Will Dennies
Media Nerd
2019Narrator
Voiceover
WHO world report on sight
Yoav Segal
IAPB
2019Student
Voiceover
Queens University Promo
Jack Morrow
Retinize
Tileyard studios
2019Sophie Cichetti/Ensemble/Puppeteer and U/S Abigail, Franny and others
Theatre (Tour)
The Lovely Bones
Melly Still
Birmingham Rep/Northern Stage/Liverpool Everyman
2018Skills Ensemble
Theatre
Satyagraha
Phelim McDermott
LA Opera (Improbable/ENO)
Dorothy Chandler Pavillion
2018Product Specialist
Corporate
Geneva Motor Show/Goodwood Festival of SpeedMclaren
2018Stephanie/Captain Hook (one-woman show)
Theatre
Behind You
Roman Berry w: David Pearson
Get Over It Productions
The Tabard
2018Maam, Various
Theatre
Noida Sector 78
Roman Berry W: Ankita Saxena
UNFOLDED 2018
Bread and Roses Theatre
2018Headphone verbatim - various roles
Theatre
The Talk
Neela Dolezalova/Kristine Landon Smith
ND
London/Leeds
2017 - 2018Co-writer, Devisor, Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Engine Brake (Touring: New Diorama, Salisbury Playhouse, Plymouth Drum, Bristol Wardrobe Theatre)
Simon Day
The Plasticine Men
2017Radhika
Computer Game
Zombies, Run! Board Game
Matt Wieteska
Six to Start
2017Emma - comedy resource manager
Corporate
Resource Guru Internal Office Film
Jess Gardner
Storm and Shelter
2017GP
Corporate
Medical Records Video
Ben Simpson
B Productions
2017Presenter
Corporate
Volunteering Promo
Micheal Hobbs
British Red Cross
2017Multiple roles
Rehearsed Reading
London Calling
Debs Paterson
Film London
RADA studios
2017Headphone verbatim - various roles
Theatre
I Walk in your Words
Kristine Landon-Smith
Tamasha Theatre Company
Rich Mix
2017Aisha
Theatre
Chiaroscuro
Jo Tyabji
National Theatre Studio
NT Studio
2017Emy
Film (Feature)
The Children Act
Richard Eyre
BBC
2010 - 2017Ruksar (one-woman show)
Theatre (Tour)
An Arrangement of Shoes
Maya Foa
Footnote Theatre/ Tara Theatre
Tara Theatre and Tour
2016Marissa
Rehearsed Reading
Ujamaa
Roy Alexander Weise
National Theatre/Eclipse Theatre
NT Studio
2016Presenter
Corporate
Toyota in-house filmToyota
Chippenham
2016Presenter
Corporate
Mazda in-house filmMazda
2016Presenter
Corporate
Mercedes in-house filmMercedes
2016Publicist
Theatre (Immersive)
The Life RX - Lexus
Simon Evans
The Department
2016Danielle
Rehearsed Reading
The Cost
Adrian Jackson
Cardboard Citizens
2015Mother
Commercial
Tolly Boy Rice
Joyeeta Patpadia
Nodachi Design
2015Post Office Worker
Commercial
Post Office Xmas Campaign
Agustin Alberdi
Stink Productions
2012 - 2015Gypsy and others
Rehearsed Reading
Screenplay, novel and play extracts
Terry Iland
City University
2014Rani and others
Theatre (Tour)
The Story Giant
Tim Bell
Shanty Theatre Company
Marine Theatre and others
2014Zahida
Rehearsed Reading
Islam
Jon Nash
Salisbury Playhouse
2014Presenter
Commercial
Halifax Morgages
Doug Hurcombe
Adjust Your Set Tv
2014Teacher
Commercial
Barnados
Michael Pearce
Pulse Films
2013Storyteller and various
Radio
2 Children's storiesBBC Radio
2013Nu Skool DJ
Corporate
Harmony Corporate
Riccardo Sai
Earl Productions
2013Nurse Meera Khan
Corporate
NHS Dementia Film
Chris Godwin
Whiteboat TV
2013Master and Jacinta
Theatre
Fuente Ovejuna
Daniel Goldman
Tangram Theatre Company
Bussey Building
2012Samira Patel
TV
New Tricks
Matt Evans
BBC
2012Experienced Associate
Corporate
Share Based Payments
Garo Berberian
PWC
2012University Challenge Contestant
Commercial
Subway
Steeve Reeves
Another Film Company
2012Business Woman
Corporate
'Campaign for better meetings' Viral
Martyn Auty
TVC Smartboard
2010Presenter
Corporate
Microsoft Corporate
Chris Yates
Run Run Sleep
2006Jade
Still Photos
Imagine English TextbooksMacmillan publishers
2005Online DJ
Commercial
BT OPENWORLD CD-ROMBT
2005Patil sisters
Computer Game
Harry Potter Video GameElectronic Arts
2003DJ Sita
TV
Second Generation
Jon Sen
Channel 4
2002Anu (Guest lead)
TV
Casualty
John Dower
BBC
2002DJ on Pickup Truck
Commercial
BBC BlastBBC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Cold Reading Actors LabAnthony Meindl Studio
    2019ADR TrainingLOUIS ELMAN ACADEMY
    2018Drop ins, US Accent, cold reading, VoiceThe Actors' Temple
    2018Grotowsky based intensiveBred in The Bone Residency
    2018Meisner TrainingSalon Collective
    2016Post Graduate ActingIdentity School of Acting
    2007PGCE Secondary MathematicsOxford Brookes University
    2006BA(Hons) Philosophy, Politics, EconomicsMagdalen College, Oxford

    My interests

    I love maths, science and play drums in a band. I also am interested in a range of subject material from foraging to investment.

    Television experience

    Numerous roles including guest leads on UK Dramas

    Modelling experience

    Still shoots for a range of brands including tech, financial and charity sectors

    Specific Skills

    I play French Horn and Drums and am able to play a range of other instruments if needed. I have scuba diving certification.

    Interesting Past Experiences

    I have been skydiving, bungee jumped, glided, para-glided (solo) and love rollercoasters. I have travelled in India, South and Central America and Papua New Guinea.

    Dancing Experience

    Loves to move but not a technical dancer

    Singing Experience

    I have sung in choirs, in shows and can hold harmonies. Mezzo. Can read music and work by ear also.

    Additional Skills

    Scuba Diving

    Brass Instruments

    Poker and cards (can shuffle well and do some magic tricks)

    General adrenaline sports requiring no skill (have done bungee jumps, tandem skydive, bass jumps)

    Additional Information

    Alongside creative projects for Theatre, TV, film and Radio, I am an experienced presenter, VO artist and corporate roleplayer. Presenting clients have included McLaren, Oracle, Samsung, Microsoft, Vodaphone, Halifax, PWC and Deloitte. Charity clients have included Barnados, Cancer Research, Water Aid, Red Cross, Blue Cross and Frontline.

    About me

    Currently appearing in Four Weddings and a funeral available to watch on HULU. She recently recorded BBC Radio Play DETENTE (d: Paul Dodgson)

    Radhika is an experienced screen, voice and theatre actor. Her passions are new writing and devising, performing regularly at scratch nights around the capital. Recent theatre has included THE LOVELY BONES (Birmingham Rep and UK Tour d: Melly Still), SATYAGRAHA (LA OPERA), ENGINE BRAKE, UK Tour with Bristol based The Plasticine Men, a devised, co-written two-hander with support from Arts Council, Bristol Old Vic, New Diorama and Strike a Light. And one-woman show AN ARRANGEMENT OF SHOES written by Abhishek Majumdar, with co-production support from Tara Arts winning 'pick of the fringe' at Vancouver. The play was longlisted for Amnesty International freedom of Expression award.

    Screen credits include FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL (HULU/MGM/UNIVERSAL), THE CHILDREN ACT (BBC FILMS), CASUALTY (BBC), SECOND GENERATION (CHANNEL 4) and NEW TRICKS (BBC). Radio credits include SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT (BBC RADIO).

    Industry Awards

    Pick of the Fringe (Vancouver 2017)

    Nominated for Best Actress in a theatre production (ACTAS 2018)

    Acting experience

    Professional stage and screen work since 2002

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Hindi
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Drums
    • French Horn
    • Percussion
    • Snare drum
    • Steel drum
    • Tabla
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Mid Length
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Professional
    Accents (International)
    • Indian
    • Italian
    • Polish
    Athletics
    • Badminton
    • Hackey Sack
    • Jump Rope
    • Scuba Diving (certified)
    • Swimming
    Accents (UK)
    • Bristol
    • Devon
    • English, standard
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Northern Working Class
    • Oxfordshire
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • Wiltshire
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    • Equity (UK)
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Motion Capture
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Soprano
    Work Permit/Residency Status
    • I have a current, valid passport.