Film, TV & Theatre
Rashida Seriki is a British-Nigerian writer-director, currently based in London. Her short film credits include award-winning debut short The Fence (2018), Colby (2021) which premiered at the BFI London Film Festival, which serves as a proof of concept for her debut feature film currently in development, and Maneater (2023) which she directed for BBC Comedy and aired on BBC Three and iPlayer.
As a writer, her pilot script The Four was a finalist for the Triforce Amazon Studios Writerslam competition and was nominated for the All3Media New Script Award at the Edinburgh TV Festival, New Voice Awards. For TV she has written a couple of episodes for series one and two of We Are Lady Parts (Channel 4/Peacock) and several episodes of Eastenders (BBC). She currently has her original series, Lovelessville, in development with VAL and ITV.
She recently graduated with a Masters in Black British Literature.
WE ARE LADY PARTS S2
Working Title / Peacock
Various Artists Limited
Writer. Script commissioned by ITV
95th Ave / BFI
Writer / Director. Debut Feature Film
GET EVEN S2
2nd Unit Director
2020 - 2021
Writer / 4 Episodes
BBC Comedy / iPlayer
AKBA Creative / 95th Ave
Writer / Director. Funded by BBC & BFI. Debuted at LFF and official selection of Short of the Week
Writer / Director. Winner of BFI Future Film Festival New Talent Award & Film Lab Award
Talawa Theatre Company