RSA and MsMono Meets are partnering for this special in-person event as they host an intimate conversation with the BAFTA award winning Gbemisola Ikumelo. Hosted by writer/actor, Imogen Church.
In 2020 Gbemisola she won the BAFTA for Best Short Form Programme for BRAIN IN GEAR; that she wrote, co-directed and starred in. This year she received a Royal Television Society Award for her work on hit BBC sketch show FAMALAM, for which she is also a writer.
As an actress, Gbemisola most recently has been cast in the Sony Studios TV adaptation of Penny Marshall's A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN and her own creation Brain in Gear has been greenlit for a series on BBC 2.
Imogen Church is an award-winning actor and scriptwriter, ex-Burlesque dancer, adoptive parent and lover of satire. Her debut novel Death and the Burlesque Maiden was published by Audible Originals in 2021 and her one-woman-full-cast-horror-comedy-audio-drama Boop! has just been released on XigXag. She narrates audiobooks like an absolute boss, and she acts the pants off audio dramas in an array of roles, ranging from megalomaniac evil lizard queen to psychopathic steampunk engineer. She writes satire and horror comedy.
MsMono are an award-winning scripted production company founded by Karla Williams and tell stories written and directed by women. Their event MsMono Meets is a series of online Q&As with established women working in film and TV.
To allow as many people to attend as possible, tickets to the event are Pay What You Can.