Yemisi is a British actress recognisable for her role as series regular ‘Amber’ in Series 9 of ITV’s ‘Cold Feet’ in 2020. She will appear in new Channel 5 drama ‘The Teacher’ which stars Sheridan Smith. In 2021 she had a guest role as ‘Fiona’ who catches the eye of new dad Nate Robinson in ITV favourite ‘Emmerdale’.
Other TV roles include a part in Sky Original’s political drama ‘Cobra’ starring Robert Carlyle, a regular part in series 2 of the ITV crime thriller series ‘Bancroft’ with Sarah Parish in the title role and a part in Sharon Horgan’s BAFTA award winning comedy series ‘Catastrophe’ as well as a role in the Netflix TV adaptation of Harlan Coben’s crime thriller ‘Safe’. She also appeared in children’s TV fantasy series ‘The Worst Witch’.
Yemisi is originally from the North West and has a native Warrington accent. She can slip into Manchester and Yorkshire accents easily.