President & Co-Founder of Rebel Kat Productions
Aug 07, 2020
Nike Imoru, Director, Producer, and Actress
President & Co-Founder of Rebel Kat Productions

Nike Imoru is a British-Nigerian casting director, producer, actress of stage and screen, and actor’s coach. After 25 years as a  professor and published scholar of theatre and history, she went into film. (Her first role was opposite Samuel L Jackson in Home of the Brave.)

She is best known in the NW for casting 5 seasons of Sy Fy’s Z nation, and casting over 20 feature films for North by Northwest Productions. She is the president and co-founder (along with Rebecca Petriello) of Rebel Kat Productions, a film finance company. Rebel Kat’s debut movie All Those Small Things starring James Faulkner (Downtown Abbey and Game of Thrones) has just been completed and is out to buyers and studios in Hollywood.  Ms Imoru is a member of the Casting Society of America, there are 800 members world-wide.  She gained her PhD from the University of Warwick UK.