Hi, my name is Bueka Uwemedimo. I am a British,Nigerian actor, singer and writer working between Washington, DC and New York City.
I relocated to the United States (US) a few years ago from London, England after a succesful theatrical career. Since then, I have been fortunate enough to have worked on some amazing projects, some of which are listed below.
Next Up: Jubilee: Role - Greene Evans - Arena Stage, Washington, DC - April 26, June 2nd, 2019
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Commercial: Featured Ad Campaign - American Express Corporate Card
FBI - Co-Star - Dir. Christine Swanson - CBS Studios (Air Date: April 9, 2019)
Madam Secretary - Co-Star - Dir. Felix Enriquez Alcala - CBS Studios
12 Angry Men - Juror 11 - Fords Theatre, DC - Dir. Sheldon Epps
Intimate Apparel - George Armstrong - Everyman Theatre, MD - Dir Tazewell Thompson
A Raisin In The Sun - Joseph Asagai - Arena Stage, DC - Dir. Tazewell Thompson
The Good Counselor - Ray Heffernon - 1st Stage Theatre, VA - Dir. Alex Levy
Ruined - Fortune Mukengenshayi - Everyman Theatre, MD - Dir. Tazewell Thompson
The Right Hand Of Fellowship - Harlan Davis - Atlus Art Center, DC - Dir. Marshall Opie
The Lion King - King Mufasa - Lyceum Theatre, London West End - Dir. Julie Taymor
Magic Of Motown - Edwin Starr - UK & EU Tour - Dir. Michael Taylor
Dancing In The Streets - David Ruffin - EU Tour, Flying Music Group - Dir. Keith Strachan
Sweet Soul Music - Wilson Pickett - UK Tour Flying Music Group - Dir. Keith Strachan
Bowie State University - Musical Theatre Adjunct Professor - Dr Gail Medford, Department. Chairperson
Sidwell Friends School - After Care Management - Shereen Beydoun, Lower School Principal
Westbrook Elementary - Performing Arts Teacher - Flex Academies, Josh Chernikoff, Judy Burnell - COO
Thomas W. Pyle Middle School - Music Theatre Teacher - Flex Academies, Josh Chernikoff, Judy Burnell - COO
GNVQ With Honors In Business Studies - Bromley College, England
Voice development, Improvisation, Screen Acting - Actors Studio, London England
SPECIAL AWARDS & SKILLS:
Helen Hayes Award Nominee
Congratulatory Resolution from Baltimore City Councilman William “Pete” Welch
Dialects: British, Cockney, RP, USA, Southern, Brooklyn, African Pidgin English, West Indian, Jamaican.
Commercial List Available Upon Request.
Fight Captain, Stage combat (hand to hand/swords), general weapons (handgun/rifle), improv (general), teleprompter, animated voice overs, driving skills (stick shift), motorcyclist, horseback riding.