Anthony Ekundayo-Lennon

    • Actor

    Male / London
  • Age Range
    44 - 50
    5' 8" (1m 75cm)
    10st. (64kg)
    Hair Colour
    Eye Colour
  • Education

    1985Drama, Mime, Improvisation.Old Vic, Cockpit, Lyric Youth Theatres and Weekend Arts College.

    About me

    Born in London, his initial training within the arts took place at the Cockpit Theatre, Old Vic, Forum and Lyric Youth Theatres. An accomplished actor for 30 years, Anthony was last seen on stage as Gene in the Pulitzer prize winning play 'Yellowman' (Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse production) written by Dael Orlandersmith and directed by Gemma Bodinetz.

    He was recently the Assistant Director for the Broadway transfer to London of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof directed by Debbie Allen and has just been appointed the Director of Opera Co-Operatives production of West Side Story.

    Anthony has directed for Camden Peoples Theatre, Contact Theatre (Manchester), Creative Riddim's Community Theatre, (Bristol) and the Birmingham Arts Festival. He has Assistant Directed for Creative Origins/UK Arts International ('Ragamuffin') and for Chuck Mike in the summer 2009 for the Collective Artistes production of 'The African Company Presents Richard III' by Carlyle Brown.

    He works extensively with schools, colleges, public sector bodies and many other organisations to deliver cultural identity/emotional literacy sessions using drama, spoken word and transformational speaking as learning tools.

    My interests

    Film screenplay writing.

    Television experience

    Various over the years: Grange Hill, South of the Border, Chilling Out, Between the Cracks, The Bill, Lets Tell A Story, Emmerdale: In The City.

    Acting experience

    Over 30 years proffessional experience with various companies. Double Edge, Black Theatre Forum, Carib Theatre, UK Arts International, Collective Artistes, Liverpool & Everyman Playhouse, 10-10 Theatre, Talawa Theatre, Barbican Bite Festival, Cockpit Theatre....

  • Skills

    Interested in
    • Acting Auditions
    • Extra/Background Artist
    Personal Interests
    • Comedy
    • Cooking
    • Gardening
    • Music
    Drinking habits
    • Occasional
    Physical build
    • Slim
    • Actor
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut