Training: Italia Conti Academy of Performing Arts followed by Middlesex University ( BA Hons) & RADA ( Film & Television)
Theatre Credits: Most Recently, One Love (Birmingham Rep), The Wolf in Stiles & Drews The Three Little Pigs ( Sydney Opera House & Melbourne Arts) which he previously understudied at ( The Palace Theatre) playing the role Bar. Banzai in The Lion King ( Lyceum theatre & Theatre im Hafen), Gary Coleman & Nikki-Trekki in Avenue Q ( Gielgud & Noel Coward). Tyrone Jackson in Fame ( UK & International Tours), Eat Moe in Five Guys Named Moe ( English Theatre Frankfurt ), Collins in Peter Pan ( Adelphi), Babby The Tabby in Dick Whittington ( Birmingham Hippodrome), Pinch in Such sweet Thunder (Newcastle Theatre Royal), Generation1 (Edinburgh Fringe) for National Youth Music Theatre.
Stage Credits: Spin in Fagamuffin ( Bush Theatre), Angelic Tales (Theatre Royal Stratford East) Petruchhio in The Taming of the Shrew ( Complete Works Theatre company), Babby Bobby in The Cripple of Inishman (Landor)
TV & Film: Funkin true for Life Begins (BBC), Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week (BBC), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ( Warner Brothers).
Workshops: Peter Tosh & Tek Life in Marley/One Love . Various in The Diary of a Chav, The clown in Spooky Noises and Joshua in Celia The musical
Taofique has featured in commercials UK & Internationally for Le Bon Coin, Sun Bets, Stella Artois, Lenovo, Pizza Hut. Also appears in Music Videos for W.I.P, Monarchy, Gina G & Pixie Lott and Campaigns for Impulse London and Prostate Cancer UK.
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