Elizabeth is a certified Intimacy Coordinator and Intimacy Director. She implements best practices on set to address scenes of intimacy and nudity in a manner that is safe, professional and effective and that enhances this particular area of physical storytelling. Working in Theatre and Television/ Film, she is the founder of the Intimacy Directors International UK (IDI-UK) responsible for promoting best intimacy practice and sexual harassment prevention to the stage and screen industries in the UK. She is also a certified teacher with the British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat and has choreographed violence professionally in the UK and the USA and regularly teaches workshops in both combat and intimacy. Recent credits include 'Bridgerton' (Netflix), The Nevers (HBO), Witcher 2 (Netflix) and is working on other projects.
Kelechi has built a career as a formidable personal trainer, actress, dance innovator, pole dance teacher and successful dance studio owner. In 2018, Kelechi won Fitness Queen of the Year at the Precious Lifestyle Awards, followed by two Screen Nation awards in 2019 for Best Podcast and Best Social Media Personality. Kelechi has been partnering with many prestigious organisations and individuals both in the United Kingdom and internationally and is known for speaking at events on important global and local topical issues. Credible, engaging, and inspirational, Kelechi can discuss even the most sensitive topics with her audience in a way that is truthful, entertaining but also educational. Kelechi has multifaceted knowledge in equality, anti-racism, and diversity, ‘’cancel culture’’ and other contemporary topics and offers a high-energy, thought provoking and motivational approach that encourages people to adopt and consider new concepts and attitudes. Kelechi’s irreverent persona has garnered her vast social media following of over 150k across platforms and 1Million downloads of her critically acclaimed podcast ‘Say Your Mind’
Joshua Okpala, one of the first black Intimacy Coordinators in the UK, trained in Intimacy for Stage & Screen with the highly regarded Lizzy Talbot one of the World’s leading Intimacy Coordinators. In addition to working alongside Lizzy, Josh has also worked on several popular television shows for both the home and international markets, ensuring that best intimacy practices are carried out on set in a manner that is safe, professional.
An alumnus of the Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, Josh also works with major UK drama schools as a freelance movement coordinator. He is currently working on several high-profile television productions due to be released in 2021 shooting both in the UK and internationally