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Adolphus Waylee
Adolphus Waylee
Height

185cm


Hair

Black

Eyes

Dark Brown


Age Range

23-35

About Adolphus

Adolphus is a Liberian-Australia actor, bringing a unique blend of cultural influences to his craft.

After a successful stint in the corporate world, Adolphus courageously chose to follow his heart's calling. He embarked on a transformative journey to pursue his artistic dreams. Fueled by an unyielding desire to create, he honed his craft at The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). Where he immersed himself in a rigorous and transformative program. Through his intensive training, he refined his natural talents and developed a deep understanding of the art of acting.

Since graduating, Adolphus has captivated audiences on film, television, and stage with his remarkable performances. His commitment to his craft is evident in every role he takes on, as he fearlessly explores each character, delivering compelling and nuanced portrayals.

Beyond his acting prowess, Adolphus is also a burgeoning writer, fueling his creative spirit by exploring the power of storytelling. His unique perspectives and experiences inform his writing, imbuing it with authenticity and a distinct voice that resonates with audiences.

With his undeniable talent, Adolphus continues to forge a path in the entertainment industry, captivating hearts and minds with his performances and compelling narratives.

He is optimistic about the future and hopes to inspire other BIPOC artists to pursue their passion and dreams.

Roles

Baako
God’s Country

Mohamad/John/Vincent
Eat Me

Eddie
Hurlyburly

Woland
The Master and Margarita

Astrov
Uncle Vanya

Antonio
The Merchant of Venice

Lester Lamb
Cloudstreet

Unplugged

Exclusive access to Adolphus' ‘Unplugged’ video can be found here (password required).