Sheila Atim

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sheila Atim MBE (born January 1991) is a Ugandan-British actress, singer, composer, and playwright. She made her professional acting debut in 2013 at Shakespeare's Globe in The Lightning Child, a musical that she co-wrote along with her acting teacher Ché Walker. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sheila Atim, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Julius Caesar (2017)

The first installment of Phyllida Lloyd’s groundbreaking all-female Shakespeare Trilogy sees Harriet Walter take on the role of Brutus, who wrestles with his moral conscience over the murder of Julius Caesar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Jade Anouka  •  Sheila Atim  •  Jackie Clune  •  Shiloh Coke

The first installment of Phyllida Lloyd’s groundbreaking all-female Shakespeare Trilogy sees Harriet Walter take on the role of Brutus, who wrestles with his moral conscience over the murder of Julius Caesar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Jade Anouka  •  Sheila Atim  •  Jackie Clune  •  Shiloh Coke

Twelfth Night (2018)

Charming full text, modern, location based screen adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Smethurst
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Antony Bunsee  •  Dominic Coleman  •  Shalini Peiris

Charming full text, modern, location based screen adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Smethurst
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Antony Bunsee  •  Dominic Coleman  •  Shalini Peiris

Everything Is Connected: George Eliot's Life (2019)

Contemporary artist Gillian Wearing celebrates the legacy of Victorian novelist George Eliot. Just as Eliot’s novel Middlemarch explored the lives of ordinary men and women, this experimental film is made up of a diverse cast of people from different backgrounds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillian Wearing
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Jason Isaacs

Contemporary artist Gillian Wearing celebrates the legacy of Victorian novelist George Eliot. Just as Eliot’s novel Middlemarch explored the lives of ordinary men and women, this experimental film is made up of a diverse cast of people from different backgrounds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillian Wearing
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Jason Isaacs

Sulphur and White (2020)

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David is a successful city trader in London who is relentlessly focused on work. Beneath the confident facade, he is trapped by memories of the past and hostile to anyone who dares to help. Flashbacks reveal a childhood in South Africa at the mercy of an inadequate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Mark Stanley  •  Anna Friel  •  Dougray Scott  •  Emily Beecham

David is a successful city trader in London who is relentlessly focused on work. Beneath the confident facade, he is trapped by memories of the past and hostile to anyone who dares to help. Flashbacks reveal a childhood in South Africa at the mercy of an inadequate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Mark Stanley  •  Anna Friel  •  Dougray Scott  •  Emily Beecham

The Show (2021)

A man goes on a mission to locate a stolen artifact for a client, which leads him to a haunted town full of vampires, sleeping beauties, and Voodoo gangsters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Jenkins
CAST:  Tom Burke  •  Alan Moore  •  Eric Lampaert  •  Ellie Bamber

A man goes on a mission to locate a stolen artifact for a client, which leads him to a haunted town full of vampires, sleeping beauties, and Voodoo gangsters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Jenkins
CAST:  Tom Burke  •  Alan Moore  •  Eric Lampaert  •  Ellie Bamber

National Theatre Collection: Les Blancs (2019)

An African country teeters on the edge of civil war. A society prepares to drive out its colonial present and claim an independent future. Racial tensions boil over. Tshembe, returned home from England for his father’s funeral, finds himself in the eye of the storm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yaël Farber
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Gary Beadle  •  Sidney Cole  •  Elliot Cowan

An African country teeters on the edge of civil war. A society prepares to drive out its colonial present and claim an independent future. Racial tensions boil over. Tshembe, returned home from England for his father’s funeral, finds himself in the eye of the storm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yaël Farber
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Gary Beadle  •  Sidney Cole  •  Elliot Cowan

Henry IV (2016)

Harriet Walter takes the lead in the second installment of the Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy directed by Phyllida Lloyd. Featuring a diverse company of women, this unique interpretation combines both parts of Shakespeare’s history plays about King Henry IV and his son ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Harriet Walter  •  Clare Dunne  •  Sophie Stanton  •  Jade Anouka

Harriet Walter takes the lead in the second installment of the Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy directed by Phyllida Lloyd. Featuring a diverse company of women, this unique interpretation combines both parts of Shakespeare’s history plays about King Henry IV and his son ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Harriet Walter  •  Clare Dunne  •  Sophie Stanton  •  Jade Anouka

The Tempest (2016)

Phyllida Lloyd’s final installment of the Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy concludes with an all-female version of The Tempest starring Harriet Walter as Prospero. This captivating reimagining explores themes of freedom and justice in the context of a women’s prison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Harriet Walter  •  Leah Harvey  •  Jade Anouka  •  Sophie Stanton

Phyllida Lloyd’s final installment of the Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy concludes with an all-female version of The Tempest starring Harriet Walter as Prospero. This captivating reimagining explores themes of freedom and justice in the context of a women’s prison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Harriet Walter  •  Leah Harvey  •  Jade Anouka  •  Sophie Stanton

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

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Doctor Strange, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the mind-bending and dangerous alternate realities of the Multiverse to confront a mysterious new adversary.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Benedict Wong

Doctor Strange, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the mind-bending and dangerous alternate realities of the Multiverse to confront a mysterious new adversary.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Benedict Wong

Bruised (2021)

Jackie Justice is a mixed martial arts fighter who leaves the sport in disgrace. Down on her luck and simmering with rage and regret years after the fight, she's coaxed into a brutal underground fight by her manager and boyfriend Desi and grabs the attention of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Halle Berry
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Adan Canto  •  Adriane Lenox  •  Stephen McKinley Henderson

Jackie Justice is a mixed martial arts fighter who leaves the sport in disgrace. Down on her luck and simmering with rage and regret years after the fight, she's coaxed into a brutal underground fight by her manager and boyfriend Desi and grabs the attention of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Halle Berry
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Adan Canto  •  Adriane Lenox  •  Stephen McKinley Henderson

The Woman King (2022)

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen, and General Nanisca as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gina Prince-Bythewood
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Thuso Mbedu  •  Lashana Lynch  •  John Boyega

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen, and General Nanisca as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gina Prince-Bythewood
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Thuso Mbedu  •  Lashana Lynch  •  John Boyega

Pinocchio (2022)

A wooden puppet embarks on a thrilling adventure to become a real boy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Benjamin Evan Ainsworth  •  Tom Hanks  •  Luke Evans  •  Cynthia Erivo

A wooden puppet embarks on a thrilling adventure to become a real boy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Benjamin Evan Ainsworth  •  Tom Hanks  •  Luke Evans  •  Cynthia Erivo

All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt

Chronicles decades in the life of a Black woman in rural Tennessee.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raven Jackson
CAST:  Sheila Atim

Chronicles decades in the life of a Black woman in rural Tennessee.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raven Jackson
CAST:  Sheila Atim

Constellations (2021)

A quantum physicist and a beekeeper meet at a barbeque. They hit it off, or perhaps they don’t. They go home together, or maybe they go their separate ways. In the multiverse, with every possible future ahead of them, a love of honey could make all the difference. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Longhurst
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Ivanno Jeremiah  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Zoë Wanamaker

A quantum physicist and a beekeeper meet at a barbeque. They hit it off, or perhaps they don’t. They go home together, or maybe they go their separate ways. In the multiverse, with every possible future ahead of them, a love of honey could make all the difference. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Longhurst
CAST:  Sheila Atim  •  Ivanno Jeremiah  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Zoë Wanamaker