About Me

Danusia Samal is a London-born actress and jazz singer. Having spent part of her childhood living in Turkey and Yemen, Danusia later attended the BRIT School for Performing Arts and studied Acting at the Central School of Speech & Drama.

Since graduating in 2012, Danusia has enjoyed playing a diverse range of roles at a number of leading British venues, including the Royal Court, The Globe, Birmingham Rep, Tricycle, Soho Theatre, Manchester Royal Exchange & Liverpool Everyman. Click here for gallery.

Onscreen, Danusia has starred as ‘Ru’A’  in Fox’s hugely popular US series ‘Tyrant’ and plays Section 9 team member Ladriya alongside Scarlett Johansson in the Paramount’s live action remake of ‘Ghost in the Shell’. Danusia is also a voice actress with numerous radio credits for BBC radio.

As a musician, Danusia writes her own songs and collaborates with other artists. (Click here to check out some tracks!) Her recent EP ‘Let’s Do It’ (buy here) is a modern take on jazz classics with guitarist and comedian Ed Gaughan. Danusia performs regularly as a jazz singer and is a grade 8 singer and fully qualified vocal tutor.

Danusia is represented by Lizzie Newell at Independent Talent & Jill Kaplan at Authentic Management.

To view Danusia’s Spotlight CV, please click here