Jade Anouka is an English actress, poet and playwright. Jade can currently be seen on Netflix playing Tommi opposite Idris Elba in his 8-part series Turn Up Charlie. Jade starred in the Old Vic two-hander Cover My Tracks, and recently returned to the Hampstead Theatre for the remount of Ella Road's The Phlebotomist. Jade starred in the Donmar Warehouse all-female Shakespeare Trilogy, directed by Phyllida Lloyd - Ian Charleson Commendation for her performance in Julius Caesar. Jade’s first collection of poems is titled, “Eggs on Toast”. Jade recently gave a Ted Talk on the subject of 'Being Black, being a Woman, being 'Other'.