Enuka Okuma plays the character of Dean Jennifer Simpson in Spiral.
Five-time Gemini Award-nominee Enuka Okuma hails from Vancouver, British Columbia where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theatre from Simon Fraser University. With over 45 television roles to her credit, this accomplished actress is familiar to audiences as a series regular on television shows such as all four seasons of Global’s Rookie Blue, Madisonand Sue Thomas F.B. Eye, and her guest appearances on a variety of hit shows including Grey’s Anatomy, 24, and Masters of Sex.
Okuma has shared the big screen with many of Hollywood’s elite including Tom Hanks (Larry Crowne), Ben Affleck (Reindeer Games), and Kenneth Branaugh (How to Kill Your Neighbour’s Dog), and has spent time on the other side of the camera. In 2011, she wrote, directed and produced the short film Cookie, starring Jennifer Finnigan (Better With You; Monday Mornings) and Jonathan Silverman (Weekend at Bernies).
She will next be seen opposite Steve Carrell and Emma Stone in the feature film Battle of the Sexes, and in the new YouTubeRED series, Impulse.