OC Ukeje began his acting career at the University of Lagos with leading roles in a string of stage plays. Coming up and to this day he's combined acting with a love for music, writing songs, and producing music. OC famously won the Amstel Malt Box Office (AMBO) talent show and his film career took off thereafter with White Waters in 2008. That same year, OC went on to win the Africa Movie Academy Awards gong for Best Upcoming Actor. He hasn't looked back since and is now a firm Nollywood favorite going on to star in top international projects Half of a Yellow Sun and Gone Too Far. OC plays Chinda, a film star haplessly caught in the traps of a ruthless Russian cyber-criminal.
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, Nicolay Shulik has been working for years on large-scale projects for national TV channels, film and video production companies, and advertising agencies in Russia, Ukraine, Sweden, the Netherlands, the USA, and the UK. As a voice-over actor, he dubbed many famous characters for the Russian-speaking audience all over the world. They include Stitch in "Lilo & Stitch", Adam Sandler in "The Bedtime Stories", Miss Piggy in "The Muppets", Vanity Smurf in "The Smurfs 2" etc. In Black Mail, Nikolay plays Mighty Igor, the London head of a ruthless Russian cyber gang, and doubles as Associate Producer of the film.
Julia Holden is a Danish/Caribbean actress and model living in London. Trained at the iconic Identity Drama School in London, Julia has starred several top commercials for Reebok, H. Samuel and Samsung Galaxy. Julia plays Nikki, the strong wife of the lead character Chinda, whose marriage is threatened by her husband's secret obsession and the fall out from it.
Alessandro Babalola is one of the UK's fastest rising stars on the screen and stage. After honing his craft on many London stage shows, Alessandro rose to prominence after his commanding role in the urban TV crime series Top Boy, now on Netflix. He. has since starred in Guy Ritchie's thriller Wrath of Man. In Black Mail, Alessandro brings his street credibility to bear on the role of Reuben, the all-knowing yet compromised manager and confidant of the lead character- Chinda.