Actresses » Jo Dyson

Jo Dyson was born to teenage parents in East London. Her desire to act came from her dad telling her about a brilliant child actress in a film called The Exorcist ! Jo thought i can do that ! She kept her wanting to be an actress a secret, until leaving school with no qualifications and finding herself working in a factory. It was then that she took the steps to follow her dreams. Jo trained at East 15 Acting School. Since leaving drama school Jo has left the profession on 2 occasions. Once to go and work abroad and the other to bring up her 4 children. Now that her children are all natured and teenagers, Jo has been able to resume her career. Jo has worked in many Theatre Companies, facilitating workshops for young offenders and, more recently, touring schools and conducting workshops on the perils of Binge Drinking. The last 2 years have been filled with lots of independent films and viral films. Jo trained in Karate for 18 years and trained with the English Karate Squad. For the last 10 years Jo has coached and managed a boys football team. She has never played the game but stepped in when the team's manager was leaving. She saw it as a Role !