News for 2019-2020

September 22nd, 2020: Akie wraps up shooting on Decrypted, directed by Tom Sands and produced by Substantial Films.

September 17th, 2020: Clay's Redemption has its world premiere at The Drive In at Troubadour Meridian Water, London.

September 14th, 2020: Akie is one of two narrators for the audiobook version of Memorial by Bryan Washington, published by Penguin Random House.

August 16th, 2020: Akie joins The Night Book, an interactive film project produced by Good Gate Media.

July 28th, 2020: Akie works on a 'hopepunk' podcast for BBC Sounds.

July 3rd, 2020: A commercial for Carlsberg begins airing in the UK. Produced by 76 Ltd, creative agency Fold7, and directed by Andy Lambert.


June 28th, 2020: Clay's Redemption is nominated for awards in six categories, including Best Lead Actor for Akie.

June 19th, 2020: Akie works on a fun breakout.

May 28th, 2020: Akie is one of the featured narrators for the audiobook version of Inheritors by Asako Serizawa, published by Penguin Random House.  Available in the UK from July 14th, 2020.

May 25th, 2020: Clay's Redemption is selected for the 2020 Madrid International Film Festival.

April 24th, 2020: Akie continues with VO/Videogaming.

April 1st, 2020: Akie sets up for remote sound recording and working remotely.  AhabTalent audiobook profile available here.

March 23rd, 2020: Production and overall work stoppage due to COVID-19.

March 9th, 2020: Akie begins playing Satoshi Nakamoto in Decrypted, directed by Tom Sands.


February 16th, 2020: Akie heads to Los Angeles.

February 3rd, 2020: Akie heads to the studios.


January 15th, 2020: Akie continues with VO/Videogaming.

November 10th, 2019: Akie heads to NYC for the rest of the month for a new series.

November 5th, 2019: Acting reel and videogame/animation reel updated.

October 15th, 2019: Akie wraps lead role in Safeguard, directed by Fraser Precious and produced by Jacky Woo.

September 28th, 2019: Akie participates in script reading of Color Blind by Oren Safdie.

August 26th, 2019: Go Jetters season 3 begins airing.

August 10th, 2019: Akie reads through script of Dead End Solitude, produced by Serenity Film Productions.

July 3rd, 2019: Akie works on Enlisted.

June 19th, 2019: Akie attends the Children's BBC Summer Event at Media City.

May 7th, 2019: Akie ventures into space tourism.

April 30th, 2019: Akie plays a surprise character for The Complex, directed by Paul Raschid and produced by Jade Alexander & John Giwa-Amu.

April 26th, 2019: Principal photography completed on Clay's Redemption.

April 3rd, 2019: Akie works on videogames.

March 29th, 2019: Carol screens at BAFTA.

March 14th, 2019: An Angel in Miami airs on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm GMT.

February 10th, 2019: Akie plays Sgt. Mark McClain in Berlin Station on Epix and All 4.


January 27th, 2019: Akie plays Reo in Carol, directed by Jo Southwell. Akie Kotabe Actor

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