Early Career and Success in “Waterloo Road”
Starting in the expansive world of British television, Priyasasha Kumari quickly made her mark with her role in the revitalised drama series “Waterloo Road”. In an exclusive interview with NewsToday, Kumari shares her journey and experiences. As Samia, she managed to captivate audiences and establish herself as a promising new talent. The experience, she says, provided her with an opportunity for both personal and professional growth.
Role of BBA Management and Future Aspirations
Bronia Buchanan of BBA Management has influenced a significant part of Kumari’s journey in the acting world. As one of the top talent management agencies in the UK, BBA Management guided her in honing her skills and navigating the intricate world of television. Buchanan, a founder of BBA Management, played a pivotal role in nurturing Kumari’s raw talent and transforming her into the polished performer she is today.
Kumari praises Buchanan for her steadfast support throughout her career, crediting much of her success to BBA’s expert guidance. The relationship between the actor and her agent has been instrumental in shaping Kumari’s path in the industry.
Beyond her achievements with “Waterloo Road”, Kumari expresses a desire to explore more challenging roles. Grateful for her experiences, the actress seems determined to push boundaries and break stereotypes in her future roles. She also expressed interest in venturing into theatre, attracted by the immediate connection it offers with live audiences.
In the realm of media representation, Kumari stressed the importance of diversity. She emphasised the need for the media industry to promote more inclusive casting and storytelling. Her work on “Waterloo Road”, where she portrayed an Indian-British teenager navigating life’s complexities, stands as an example of this.
Towards the end of the interview, Kumari expressed her gratitude to the “Waterloo Road” team and Bronia Buchanan for their instrumental roles in her burgeoning career. Her story acts as an inspiration for budding actors, shedding light on how success in the industry can be achieved with the right guidance, resilience, and drive to make a difference.