Obi Abili is a RADA trained film and theatre actor based in New York. He was born and raised in South London. Theatre includes: Taking Part (Criterion Theatre); Play House (The Orange Tree); Sixty-Six Books, Beardy (Bush Theatre); Six Degrees of Separation (The Old Vic); Dido Queen of Carthage (National Theatre); The Brothers Size (Young Vic); Quiet and We Hear (Royal Court Theatre/BBC World Service); Angels in America (Headlong Theatre); Darfur: How Long is Never and Fabulation (Tricycle Theatre).

Film includes: London Fields, The Rules of the Game, Tula, The Revolt, Gambit and World War Z. Television includes: Quirke, Moses Jones, Ten Days to War (BBC); Strikeback II (Sky/HBO); Injustice (Gasper) Nativity (Kudos/BBC); Foyle’s War, The Take, Kingdom (ITV); Life is Wild and Afterlife (Clerkenwell Films/ITV).