Biography

Born in 1965 in Lagos, Nicholas has a career that spans the full range of his profession.

After a classical British education in the famous Millfield and St. Andrews boarding schools, Nicholas then travelled to America to study Performing Arts at The American University Washington D.C. He then studied at Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic art in London . Nicholas has been since then one of Britain’s most demanded young Actors, playing in most of the islands major theatres including the Royal Shakespeare Company, The National Theatre, and The Royal Court add this to a stint at the Moscow Arts theatre and a production at the National theatre of Nigeria and one has an International Actor with a very Interesting CV.

Nicholas has worked with some of England ’s best directors including Nicholas Hytner, Gregory Doran, Richard Olivier, Greg Hersov, and Stephen Pimlott. After a very successful career in Television, Film, Radio and Theatre Nicholas yearned for the experience of working in an Ensemble. After working with Oleg Tabakov and Vladimir Bogomolow in the Moscow Arts theatre Nicholas had secretly always wanted to find an ensemble to join. In 1994 he was auditioned in London to do a two hander “Hotel Orpheu” at the Schaubühne. Later that year Nick joined the Ensemble and started a working relationship with Andrea Breth. during the years 2003-2008 he was a member of the burgtheater ensembel in vienna.

in 2008 he moved to his country of origin, to lagos/nigeria, in order to direct the noble price laureate wole Soyinkas play “swamp dwellers. He also initiated a series of educational programms together with the goethe-institute lagos to train people in the expanding entertainment industry of nigeria. as a freelance actor he continually performs in europe „die unabsichtliche entführung der frau elfriede ott"Dor Film 2009, leadpart in the world-premiere „ich werde hier sein im sonnenschein und im schatten“ 2010 at the theater basel.