Kofi Boakye

Actor | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Valleyheart (2017) | Brown Sugar (2002) | Blindspot (2015)
HEIGHT *
5' 11" (1.80m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-50
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
185 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone | Bass
ATHLETICS *
Rollerblading | Swimming | Cycling | Basketball | Tennis | Martial Arts | Football | Soccer | Aerobics | Boxing | Track & Field  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | West Indian | Jamaican | British  Less
LANGUAGES *
Twi, Ga, Fanti
INSTRUMENTS *
Drums
DANCE *
Club/Freestyle | Disco
WORK HISTORY *
Industrial | Commercial | Theater | Radio | Film | Voice Over | Television | Internet  Less
JOB TYPES *
Directing | Acting | Casting | Writing | Production  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
GH (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/kofiboakye
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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for The FirstThe First (TV Series) Kwame Boateng (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1 Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The FirstThe First (TV Series) Kwame Boateng (1 episode)  Less 2018–  1
  • Primary photo for I'm PoppyI'm Poppy (TV Series) Satan / God (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • Pilot (Jan 25, 2018) Satan / God  Less
  • Primary photo for TransparentTransparent (TV Series) Amadou (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The CatchThe Catch (TV Series) Cigar Shop Owner (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Sneaky PeteSneaky Pete (TV Series) Watch Seller (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Sam (Jan 13, 2017) Watch Seller  Less
  • Primary photo for A Game Among GangsA Game Among Gangs (TV Series) Dante Jones  Less 2017– 
  • Primary photo for ConsequencesConsequences (TV Series) Tito's Brother (1 episode)  Less 2017–  1
  • Primary photo for BlindspotBlindspot (TV Series) Unknown Man (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Royal PainsRoyal Pains (TV Series) Quami's Assistant (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for LouieLouie (TV Series) Garbage Man #1 (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Back (May 5, 2014) Garbage Man #1  Less
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Sekou Obeng (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Scourge (May 11, 2001) Sekou Obeng  Less

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Dolly Project * – Suwareh Hudson TheaterWorks/Jon Marans
  • Robbed * – Major Gallatin Theater/Freddi Walker-Browne
  • Cease Fire * – Olabisi Mahaiwe Performance Center/Joe Cacaci
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Exposure * – Principal Kimson Albert, dir.

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute * 1995 New York, NY

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Audelco Awards * – Best Ensemble Nominee 2002
  • Hollywood Fringe Festival * – Best New Play 2017

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

RESUME DETAILS
  • * Kofi Boakye(pronounced Bwaa-chi)

    facebook.com/Kofiboakye
    fridayboakye@gmail.com
    347-729-3333
    SAG AFTRA AEA
    Height: 5' 11' Weight: 190 Ibs. Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

    FILM & TV:
    Psalms- Toy Store Owner- Richard Stuart Perkins/
    Jonny Zero:"No Good Deed"- Officer-Principal- FOX/David Von Ancken,dir./
    Law & Order: "Scourged"- Sekou Obeng- NBC/Alex Zakrzewski,dir./
    Brown Sugar- Host- Rick Famuyiwa, dir./
    One Life to Live- Dr. Nkongo-Principal- ABC/ Larry Carpenter, dir./
    ED- Ron Drape- NBC/ Rick Wallace, dir./
    Pole- Preacher- LeeAnn Hileman, dir./
    Silver & Gold- Boyfriend/Cop- Ben Wolf, dir./
    Wonderland- Guard- ABC/ Charles McDougal,dir./
    10,000 Stories- Cleaner- Till Neuman, dir./
    Happiness- Jamal- Todd Solondz, dir./
    Return to Provenance- Jolly- David Epstein, dir/

    THEATRE:
    Salome Estelle Parsons, dir. Lee Strasberg Theatre
    The Blacks Chris McElroen, dir. Classical Theatre of Harlem
    Blues for Mr. Charlie Ralph Waite, dir. Lee Strasberg Theatre
    Ladies at the Alamo Mirra Banks, dir Lee StrasbergTheatre
    Oedipus Estelle Parsons, dir. Delacorte Theatre
    Voodoo You Do Andre Degas, dir. NY Performance Works
    Thunder Rock John Stix, dir. Lee Strasberg Theatre
    Shakespeare Betrayal Enrique Pardo, dir. Schapiro Theatre
    Madmen & Specialist Adusah Boakye, dir. INTAR
    Under Rock Life Tanya Kane-Parry Expanded Arts
    A Faint Sound Clark Middleton, dir. New Dramatist
    Anne Love Riant Theatre
    Thebes Like Us Riant Theatre

    Commercials:-Conflicts upon request

    Training:
    Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute
    Columbia University Theatre Program(1998)
    Acting: George Loros, Elizabeth Kemp, Anthony Abeson, C.C Loveheart
    Speech: Ariane Brandt
    Voice: Kristin Linklater, Andrea Haring
    Movement: Enrique Pardo

    Special Skills: African Languages- Twi, Ga, Fante & most English speaking
    African Accents; American, British, Caribbean: Public Speaking, Passport,
    Driving(Commercial Drivers License, Motorcycle), Kick Boxing,
    Rollerblading, Jogging, Billiards, Cycling, Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer,
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