Joivan Wade

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Joivan Wade
Born (1993-08-02) 2 August 1993 (age 25)
Downham, South London, United Kingdom
NationalityEnglish
OccupationActor
Years active2012–present

Joivan Wade (born 2 August 1993) is an English actor who first appeared in the BBC comedy Big School,[1] before starring in teen drama Youngers on E4.[2] He is a YouTube performer with the online comedy series Mandem On The Wall[3] and appeared in two episodes of Doctor Who as Rigsy, a young graffiti artist who helped save the world.[4] Wade later joined the cast of BBC soap opera EastEnders in February 2016 as Jordan Johnson,[5] taking over the role from Michael-Joel David Stuart.[6].

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Casualty Jacob Episode: "#HolbyRiot - Part 2"[7]
2013 Big School Manyou Main cast
2013–14 Youngers Failia Recurring role (16 episodes)
2014–15 Doctor Who Rigsy 2 episodes: "Flatline" and "Face the Raven"
2015 Pompidou Teenager Episode: "Hoarder"
The Interceptor Benji 1 episode
Walliams & Friend Various characters Episode: "Joanna Lumley"
2016 EastEnders Jordan Johnson Series regular
Comedy Feeds Various characters Episode: "JPD"
2017 The Break Raheem TV miniseries (Episode: "Special Delivery")
2019 Doom Patrol Victor Stone / Cyborg[8]. Joivan Wade is known For VS. [2018] & Inner Bull [2018] [9]. Main cast

The Purge

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Callum Ellis Short film
2015 Chick or Treat Jay Short film
2016 Rwd/Fwd Jay Short film
Deep It Miles Short film
The Weekend Derrick
2017 The Riot Act Jerome Short film
2018 Shiro's Story Part 1 Shiro Short film
Shiro's Story Part 2 Shiro Short film
Shiro's Story Part 3 Shiro Short film
2018 The First Purge Isaiah

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Big School - BBC1 Sitcom". British Comedy Guide. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  2. ^ Ashenden, Amy (24 November 2016). "Joivan Wade and Percelle Ascott on The Weekend Movie". Evening Standard. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  3. ^ Jones, Wil (29 November 2016). "Interview: How 'Mandem on the Wall' Are Changing British TV". Complex. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  4. ^ Martin, Dan (21 November 2015). "Doctor Who series 35, episode 10 – Face the Raven". The Guardian. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  5. ^ Brown, David (9 January 2016). "EastEnders spoilers: Jordan Johnson is recast". Radio Times. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  6. ^ "BBC One - EastEnders, 04/06/2010". BBC. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  7. ^ "#HolbyRiot - Part 2, Series 26, Casualty - BBC One". BBC. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  8. ^ Romano, Nick (August 9, 2018). "DC's Doom Patrol series upgrades The First Purge star to Cyborg". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 10, 2018.
  9. ^ "#Joivan Wade Professional Data". Super Stars Bio.

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