Jane Ajia, born 9 July 1981 is a Nigerian born and British trained actor, active in all genres, including film, radio, stage and television. Jane is currently filming 3 episodes in an upcoming Television series for ITV and Amazon Prime directed by both Sebastian Thiel and Abby Ajayi, and executive produced by Nadine Marsh-Edwards.
Using both her Nigerian accent and British accent, interchangeably, Jane is primarily known for her strong, powerful, leading stage roles and voice work on BBC Radio.
In 2009, Jane won a Dance and Drama award and went on to star in several theatre productions and radio.
Then, in 2018, Jane was praised for her stage performance as Queen Margaret, a production directed by Rich Whitby who later filmed Jane’s scenes into a successful production of Shakespeare monologue films.