Recommenced studies at RCS in Glasgow. Erasmus exchange with the CNSAD in Paris to start in February 2018.
Played Lucy/Nyim in 4 sell-out shows of our devised play ‘Bite Your Tongue’ at Hackney Showroom, directed by Miranda Cromwell.
Photoshoot for fashion brand KAHMUNE.
CASTING: Working with Talawa Theatre Company to devise a new play that will be performed late August until early September.
CASTING: Main guest role on upcoming episode of BBC’s ‘Doctors’, directed by Edward Dick.
Winner of the Elaine Campbell Gullan Poetry competition. The prize was presented to Akuc for her own writing ‘Colourism’ which examines the issue of prejudice within the black community.
The competition was judged by Robin Wilson, theatre director and poet, who described the piece as ‘an accomplished work that both provoked and captivated’.
Photoshoot with London-based photographer Caleb and the cam.
Live transmissions on the CBBC channel including an interview with Hacker and Rhys for the broadcast of final episode on ‘The Dumping Ground’.
Played Akulina in ‘Philistines’ by Maxim Gorky at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland directed by Katya Vashi.
Photoshoot with artistic director Mai A. in Glasgow.
Played Female Doctor/Aunt/Female Tourist in ‘Middletown’ by Will Eno at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland directed by Mark Stevenson.
Acceptance of offer from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland to study BA Acting for 3 years.
Wrapped on short film ‘Black Black’ created by Akuc Bol and Dhieu Malwal Dong.
Wrapped on series 5 of ‘The Dumping Ground’ which is set to air in January 2017.
Filming series 5 of ‘The Dumping Ground’ playing Kazima Tako for 3 months. Click here to watch the latest episode from series 4.
Presented live TV show ‘Canvas’ for London College of Communication.
CASTING: Feature in commercial directed by Aksel Hennie for Elinar Films. Filming in Oslo, Norway.
Wrapped on ‘Talks Web Series’ for Ravensborne and ‘The Big Chop’ for London Film School.
Creating a short film about personal experiences of colourism in London (ongoing).