Bayo starred in both sesons of Hulu’s comedy The Great, alongside Nicholas Hoult and Elle Fanning. He was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild award in 2020 for this role. He also played the lead role of Kariem in all 3 seasons of War of the Worlds for Fox/Canal Plus, alongside Gabriel Byrne and Stephen Campbell Moore. The most recent series of War of the Worlds was broadcast in the UK on Disney+ in 2022. Other TV credits include Dr Who, Casualty and This Time with Alan Partridge.
He has audiobook experience, narrating the Rosewater Redemption for Hachette Audio and was duly recognised by the Publishers Association as one of their best new voices for 2021.
His native accent is London/Neutral and he also has a good Nigerian accent as he went to secondary school in Nigeria and he speaks Yoruba. In War of the Worlds his character is from South Sudan in East Africa.
War of the Worlds: Season 3 (TV, 2022) – Lead/Kariem Gat Wich Machar, Disney+
War of The Worlds: Season 2 (TV, 2021) – Lead/Kariem Gat Wich Machar. Disney+.
War of The Worlds: Season 1 (TV, 2020) – Lead/Kariem Gat Wich Machar. Disney+.
The Great (TV, 2020) – 'Arkady', Hulu
This Time with Alan Partridge (TV, 2019) – 'Interpreter', BBC One, Series One
The Barbershop Chronicles (National Theatre 2017-2018) (Theatre, 2018) – 'Samuel', National Theatre, UK and US Tour
The Wormwood Trilogy - Rosewater, Rosewater Insurrection and Rosewater Redemption (Audio Books, 2018-2019) – Narrator, Hachette Audio
Doctor Who (TV, 2017) – 'Vincey', BBC One, Series Ten
I See You (Theatre, 2016) – 'Ben', Royal Court Theatre & South African tour
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