Acting Coach / Director
Kanayo Omo is an award winning cinematographer and director on both the stage and screen. An acclaimed media trainer and acting coach; he is the Director of Blackwing Productions; a film and strategic media production company that started in California (USA), now with branches in the UK and Nigeria where it’s production services include training, documentary, effects and show designs for several top tier companies. Kanayo recently directed the award wining Kakadu, The Musical also designing it’s ground breaking lighting effects as technical director. He is a Co founder of the international black film festival of Nashville and also formerly it’s artistic director.
A graduate of the University of Benin, Nigeria, and the winner of many artistic excellence awards. He has been involved in over 40 major screen and stage productions as Artistic and Technical Director/ Cinematographer and Consultant.
His career has taken him across Europe and the United states where he has worked closely with many notable international names such as Debbie Allen, Stephen Spielberg, Kent gash, John Turtletub, etc.
Kanayo is a member of AFTRA / SAG (US) and a partner in G House Studios (UK) producing films for the international market.
We welcome Kanayo Omo to Roll – Camera – Action where he brings a wealth of knowledge across various disciplines and regions to your training program.