Fola Evans-Akingbola 

Fola is a London-based actress. She trained at the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain, Identity Drama School and the Actors' Temple in London.


Since entering into the industry in 2014, Fola has gone on to work on internationally acclaimed shows such as Black Mirror (Netflix), Game of Thrones (HBO), Death in Paradise (BBC), Siren (Freeform) and VS. (in cinemas and Netflix). February 2017 saw Fola perform at the Southwark Playhouse in the theatre production School Play written by Alex MacKeith.


She is represented by IAG in London, William Morris Endeavour (WME) and Luber Roklin Entertainment in Los Angeles. 


Fola thinks that stories are one of the most powerful ways humans get to know about themselves and others. She is drawn to the art of story telling and its power to change lives and make people think and feel deeply. Through her work, she hopes to explore what it means to be human and to tell stories that empower others. Fola is passionate about seeing the true diversity of humanity being reflected and represented in the arts both in front of the camera and behind the scenes. 

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The only constant in life is change 


Dr Gillian Evans: a leading academic in anthropology, a yoga teacher, and my amazing mother