Vanessa Kanu

Vanessa Kanu

Screenwriter / Writer of Animation


Vanessa is an accomplished screenwriter based in Lagos with several credits to her name. She is currently writer on Netflix’s MAMA K’S TEAM 4 – the children’s animated series is the first African show of its kind for the streamer.

Nessa most recently wrote on ANGRY BIRDS: SUMMER MADNESS before which she wrote a string of psychological thriller features for Nigerian release. When not focussed on her screenwriting Nessa also ghost writes self-help and spirituality books. She is equally at home writing children’s animation and horror and comedy; she loves the dark and the irreverent.

Represented by Aoife Lennon-Ritchie