Adele Vuko is an actress, writer, director and producer.
Most recently, Adele directed her first feature, Christmas Ransom, for Every Cloud Productions and Stan. Adele wrote an episode for the six-part mini-series Love Me, produced by Warner Bros. International Television Australia in association with Aquarius Films for Binge. Adele was nominated for an Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) award for her screenplay for Episode Four of Love Me. Additionally, Love Me was nominated for an AACTA award for Best Drama Series, a TV Week Silver Logie for Most Outstanding Drama Series, and was nominated for the Logie for Most Popular Drama Program. The series is based on the Swedish series Älska Mig, created by Josephine Bornebusch, which won the 2020 Kristallen Award for Drama Series of the Year. Adele will be a writer on the second season of Love Me, currently in development.
In 2020, Adele wrote and performed in the ABC comedy series, At Home Alone Together, which was nominated for an AACTA award for Best Comedy Series. Adele co–created and co–wrote the web series Over and Out which was nominated at the 2019 AACTA Awards for Best Online Drama or Comedy. The series also won Best Comedy Series at 2019 Rio WebFest, going on to win Best Director at the 2019 London Short Film Festival. The web-series is in development for a television adaptation which Adele co-created, wrote and will perform in.
Adele directed the second series of Squinters, produced by Jungle. The series, which aired on ABC, was nominated for Best Comedy Series Production at the 2019 SPA Awards. Adele additionally co-wrote on the first series.
Adele hosted Foxtel’s comedy series The Slot. She also performed in the series with Skit Box. The series screened on FOX8 and featured prominent Australian YouTube stars and comedians.
Adele is one-third of the comedy trio Skit Box, who have achieved over 100 million hits online for viral videos including parody music video Activewear (80 million views across Facebook and YouTube) and I Got That Flow (30 million views across Facebook and YouTube). Skit Box’s 2016 sketch television series Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am, which Adele co-created, co-wrote and co-directed, screened on ABC and SEESO, and their follow up series Skit Box: The Series, which received funding through Screen Australia’s Skip Ahead initiative.
Adele has trained at NIDA and ATYP in Sydney and at The Acting Corps in Los Angeles. She starred on-screen in television series including Sando for Jungle, Underbelly: Razor, Soul Mates II, Deadbeat Dads, sketch comedy shows The Elegant Gentleman’s Guide to Knife Fighting and This is Littleton. In film, Adele featured in the Australian Not Suitable For Children and appeared as the lead in the 2014 comedy feature Me and My Mates vs the Zombie Apocalypse.
Adele has a number of feature and television projects in development. For Adele’s full CV, email firstname.lastname@example.org