Emeson Nwolie

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Paddington 2 (2017) | Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) | Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
HEIGHT 
6' 4" (1.93m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-45
GUILDS *
PPL | Equity | PRS
ETHNICITY *
African British | African
HAIR *
Black (Long)
EYES *
Brown
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor | Alto
ATHLETICS *
Football | Boxing | Cycling | Soccer  Less
ACCENTS *
Jamaican | New York (Brooklyn) | African | Cockney | British  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Percussion
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Television | Voice Over | Film | Music Video | Radio | Theater | Commercial  Less
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Acting | Composing | Producing | Casting  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United Kingdom (with valid passport)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Paddington 2Paddington 2 Double Bass Bob  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for WakeWake (Short) Detective Philips  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Assassin's CreedAssassin's Creed Administration Officer (uncredited)  Less 2016 $125MM $55MM / $241MM
  • Primary photo for Rogue OneRogue One Partisan Rebel - Militiaman (uncredited)  Less 2016 $200MM $532MM / $1.06B
  • Primary photo for Doctor StrangeDoctor Strange Man in Street (uncredited)  Less 2016 $165MM $233MM / $678MM
  • Primary photo for Jason BourneJason Bourne Businessman (uncredited)  Less 2016 $120MM $162MM / $415MM
  • Primary photo for Avengers: Age of UltronAvengers: Age of Ultron Businessman (uncredited)  Less 2015 $250MM $459MM / $1.41B
  • Primary photo for Kingsman: The Secret ServiceKingsman: The Secret Service African Diplomat (uncredited)  Less 2014 $81MM $128MM / $414MM
  • Primary photo for Guardians of the GalaxyGuardians of the Galaxy Nowhere Planet Miner (uncredited)  Less 2014 $170MM $333MM / $774MM
  • Primary photo for Best Friends ForeverBest Friends Forever (Short) Boyfriend  Less 2013 £4K
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for WillWill (TV Series) Theatre Man ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for GuerrillaGuerrilla (TV Mini-series) Julian's Flat Visitor ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Apr 16, 2017) Julian's Flat Visitor  Less
  • Primary photo for Damilola, Our Loved BoyDamilola, Our Loved Boy (TV Movie) Community Member  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Manhunt: Kill or CaptureManhunt: Kill or Capture (TV Series) Rebel Leader ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for SuspicionSuspicion (TV Series) Larry ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Ant & Dec's Saturday Night TakeawayAnt & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (TV Series) Party Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Jurassic World (Fallen Kingdom) (2018) * – Bodyguard J A Bayona
  • Ready Player One (2018) * – Blue Collar Worker Steven Spielberg
  • Paddington 2 (2017) * – Double Bass Bob Paul Kiing
  • Justice League (2017) * – Football Fan Zack Snyder
  • STASH (2017) * – Harry Warren HKB FiNN
  • Wake (2017) * – Detective Brad Philips Kamil Iwanowicz
  • Assassin's Creed (2017) * – Administration Officer Patrice Désilets
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) * – Partisan Rebel Militiaman Gareth Edwards
  • Dr Strange (2016) * – Man in street Scott Derrickson
  • Jason Bourne (2016) * – Businessman Paul Greengrass
  • Avengers 2 Age of Ultron (2015) * – Businessman Joss Whedon
  • Kingsman : The Secret Service (2015) * – African Diplomat Matthew Vaughn
  • NiNA (2015) * – Det Insp Adebayo Faulkner HKB FInn / Just Jazz Visuals
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) * – Planet Knowhere Miner James Gunn
  • Best Friends Forever (2013) * – Boyfriend Kathy Kostova
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Guerilla TV Series (2017) * – Julian's Flat Visitor John Ridley
  • WILL (2017) * – Theatre Man Shekhar Kapur
  • Damilola, Our Loved Boy (2016) * – Community Member Euros Lyn
  • Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (2016) * – Party Guest ITV / Richard Cowles
  • Manhunt : Kill or Capture (2015) US * – African Rebel Leader Baptiste Worldmediarights
  • Hunted (2015) * – Hunter Channel 4
  • Suspicion : Slaughter on the Schuylkill (2015) US * – Larry October Films
CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Wimbledon * – Choir Singer ESPN
  • Heineken (2015) * – Star Player
  • Coral (2015) * – Football Fan
  • Sky TV App (2014) * – Bus Passenger Sky Television Production
ModelingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Madame Tussauds (2013) * – Frederick Douglass Merlin Entertainments
MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Carla Duke EP (2017) * – Singer - Songwriter Carla Duke Music
  • Shai Soul-Wright - 777 EP (2017) * – Composer / Producer
  • Profusion LP Where Do I Begin? (2017) * – Singer - songwriter First Word Records
  • Profusion Where Do I Begin? Single (2017) * – Singer - songwriter First Word Records
  • Saturn's Children - Magnetic Love EP 2012 * – Singer-Songwriter Saturn's Children
  • Saturn's Children Cosmic Patterns (2016) * – Singer-Songwriter Saturn's Children
  • Bespoke EP (2014) * – Singer-Songwriter Galaxian Music
  • extraSolar* Album (2012) * – Singer-Songwriter 24thCenturyRecords
  • The One - Who Are You? Album (2012) * – Singer-Songwriter 24thCenturyRecords
  • Gravity EP (2011) * – Singer-Songwriter 24thCenturyRecords
  • Equilibrium Album (2008) * – Singer-Songwriter Nemesiamusic
  • Connect EP (2007) * – Singer-Songwriter Nemesiamusic
  • Audiocentricities Album (2005) * – Singer-Songwriter Enceladus / Lab Soulphonica
  • The Bittersoul : Lab Soulphonica Sessions Vol 1 EP (2004) * – Singer-Songwriter Enceladus / Lab Soulphonica
VideoCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Profusion - Where Do I Begin? (2017) * – Singer / As Self Ricky Kershaw / Tiger Films
  • The One - Double Life (2012) * – Singer-Songwriter Phil Whitby
  • FRSHRZ - Lenton (2015) * – As Self UK Ovastand

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Recording Artist *
  • Actor *
  • Writer *

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

Music Profile
  • * Emeson Nwolie is a singer-songwriter, actor, producer, remixer and writer.

    Manchester born, Nottingham raised and heavily influenced by music and his father's vinyl record collection, his music memories include playing eight-track cartridges in his dad's Volkswagen Hatchback and listening to the sound systems along the streets.

    His musical influences are as varied as Jimmy Cliff, the Upsetters, Pioneers and James Brown right through to Hot Chocolate, Exile, The Jam, The Police, Hi-Tension, Janet Kay, Don Williams, Steely Dan, Booker T & the MG's, The Jackson 5, The Sylvers, Stevie Wonder, The Beatles and Miles Davis. Further influences include the likes of John Foxx, Kraftwerk, Seawind, Leon Sylvers, Loose Ends, Eddy Grant, Kleeer and the legendary Curtis Mayfield.

    Emeson sang and performed in his school and church choirs and was part of music groups and further collaborations after studying music production and going on to study drama and improvisation. He also studied Music and Arts teaching at the Brady Arts Centre.

    He started out DJing in the soul filled days of Easy Street in Nottingham, house parties, blues parties before landing in the capital city of London. He would DJ under the moniker 'DJ Ed Nice' at various spots or promote his own themed nights. (The Spot, HQ Camden, Dingwalls.

    Over the years as a DJ he has been a DJ resident and guest in many quarters, alongside 'keepers of the sound' Bobby & Steve, Norman Jay, Touch of Class, Mark One, DJ Chris Rocka, Andy Vier, Heather Pearson, MCD and many other DJ luminaries. The DJ work and several jobs in-between would go on to finance his studio equipment and fuel his desire to perform and emulate his musical heroes and peers.

    He first appeared professionally as a lead vocalist and singer-songwriter of the London based left field soul group Lifesize, alongside producer and lead singer-songwriter Uzo Madu (Beya Records) and jazz/soul musician Chris Jerome (Julian Joseph, Courtney Pine) Lifesize were subsequently signed to Gangster Records with notable singles 'Awake' and 'Is This The World We Live In?'

    Emeson's solo ventures, The Bittersoul EP (2004), Audiocentricities DL (2006) , Connect EP and Equilibrium CD (2008) were all self-financed and born within his South London Lab Soulphonica studio hideout.

    An accomplished remixer, these musical excursions have led Emeson to either produce, guest, remix, feature and / or write for artists such as the one and only legendary Peter Gabriel (Shock the Monkey Emeson Remix), the colossal jazz great Chico Hamilton (Language Universal) and several international artists including percussionist Don Cuco (Sundrop), hip hop artist Drum Drama (Misery).

    Emeson has featured and toured as lead singer-songwriter for the electronic soul band, The One (Double Life EP, Who Are You? CD) supporting the likes of Quadron and playing live at Ronnie Scott's, Shunt, Catch, Cargo, Old Blue Last and many more venues.
    The One's subliminal classic 'Let's Get It Straight' was also given a remix by the legendary Legowelt earning them many plaudits after a London and North Eastern tour to promote their album ' Who Are You?'

    Emeson went on to release a double download album entitled extrasolar* on 24thCenturyRecords in 2012 featuring the tracks 'Supernova, Sun-Ra and 'I Have Come To Love You'. In 2013, he collaborated with hip hop veteran Skandouz' on his #Fearless Vol 1 album on the 'Soldier' track. In 2014, Emeson returned with a solo Bespoke EP which went to feature in numerous articles and shows such as Deeper The Beats, Music Sanctuary, Kev Beedle's Mind Fluid Show, Solar Radio, and Fresh Taste Show (Brooklyn)

    Known as quite a prolific singer-songwriter, producer, musician and collaborator, Emeson has been part of the Saturn's Children ensemble as singer-songwriter with the producer Karmasound, he also works collaboratively as singer-songwriter with producer K15 for the Profusion group and is also a singer-songwriter and producer to the Carla Duke music project which includes acclaimed Swedish singer-songwriter Roselie, 
    Emeson produced the Carla Duke debut SOUL EP and also produced the acclaimed debut 777 EP by singer-songwriter Shai Soul-Wright and has worked on a forthcoming project with Tru Thoughts label artist J Felix.

    Emeson has also appeared on numerous compilations such as Freeness, Tokyo Dawn's The Heart 3, BBE BamaLoveSoul, Jazz Cafe Volume 10 both solo and collaboratively.

    Emeson's interest in films, movies and such was borne from a love of sci-fi, action, suspense and drama films. An avid comic collector as a youngster he followed the many worlds of Marvel, DC comics and of course the original Star Wars and Star Trek franchises.

    He started work in film and television as an extra or background support in film and was subsequently cast in featured roles. His further studies and experience have led him to play lead and / or support in further roles. On the big screen , Emeson has been in box office films such as Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers 2 - Age of Ultron, Kingsman : The Secret Service, US television drama documentaries such as Manhunt : Kill or Capture and Suspicion (Slaughter on the Schuylkill) He played Detective Inspector Faulkner in HKB Finn's 'NiNA' and features in award winning director Kamil Iwanowicz's film, Wake.

    Emeson is one of the actors in the Marvel Cinematic Universe who has portrayed different characters. (Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers 2 and Dr Strange) His latest TV and feature film work includes Will, Damilola Our Loved Boy, Assassin's Creed and Rogue One : A Star Wars Story.
    - IMDb Mini Biography By: Janaína Vericiano
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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