"A blazingly intense performance by O'Kasi...has energy and theatricality to burn" The Scotsman

Born in Dublin to Irish and Nigerian parents, Leann grew up in the East End of London from the age of 4.

She is a graduate of the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

On screen, Leann has appeared alongside Gregor Fisher and Tony Roper in the BAFTA award-winning BBC2 sitcom Rab C. Nesbitt and with Gangs of New York actor Gary Lewis in short Last Order.

Stage work includes projects with BBC Writersroom and Live Theatre, Citizens Theatre, Ice & Fire, Brighton Dome, National Theatre of Scotland and Theatre503. She is an associate artist with Crosspath Theatre founded by award-winning poet and Queen's Gold Medalist John Agard.

Leann has voiced ground breaking HIV and AIDS documentary 'Condom Commandos' winner of the Gold Plaque award at the Chicago International Film Festival in the intercom category. She has also voiced the title role in animated short film 'Sara's Story' nominated for The Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards.


Leann is represented by Actors International Ltd. 

For casting inquiries please get in touch through the contact tab at the top or email mail@actorsinternational.co.uk

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