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Divarni, is a British born, professionally trained actor who studied performing arts and drama in High school and went on to attain a Bachelor’s degree in Performing Arts. at Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  He has strong imaginative, improvisation and naturalistic acting skills which he is capable of incorporating into his performances. Divarni, is an experienced actor working in film, television, and theatre as well as voice-over work.

His first major role was when he played as a “Blood Witch” a supernatural being defending his crew and comrades on “Half Bad” written by Sally green produced by Joe Barton, Andy Serkis, Jonathan Cavendish, and Will Tennant. Divarni, has been featured on ITV’s season 11 of Celebrity Dinner date as a contestant for Chloe Brockett Tv personality and has appeared in The Marvels 2 as a palace courtier produced by Disney in association with Marvel. He has also been featured in “Riches” written by Abby Ajayi (“How to Get Away with Murder”) Mr Balogun has done theatrical work, and which has included “Hairspray” as link Larkin at the brookside theatre.

Divarni is a multi-talented actor and a Continually pushes towards personal growth and confidence as he matures as an actor “On and Off screen”. Continually working on his craft as an entertainer he has been featured in many music videos, catalogues, campaigns, and his latest work constant of a feature role through the season on “Half-Bad” to be aired on Netflix to be aired in 2022.

In addition to Divarni’s acting career, Divarni is also a professionally trained classical pianist, who has worked with various artists within the music industry.  and is himself an upcoming Recording Artist Divarni Groce-Balogun also known professionally as (Ashley Wright)

Divarni, jumped onto the scene from his single “Change is Coming” from his debut EP “Transgressions “(Apple Music) back in 2018; Where he gained the likes of international media outposts Toronto star, CBC, Exclaim and Genus in Toronto, Ontario, and having returned to the United Kingdom has performed a headline show at Pop Brixton.

  • Nationality: British
  • Height: 5ft 9in
  • Appearance: Black Caribbean
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Light brown
  • Language: English
  • Accents: British, Canadian
  • Skills: Gymnastics, Basketball, voice Actor, Model,
  • Playing age: 20 -35



  • Recording Artist Divarni Groce-Balogun also known professionally as (Ashley Wright) Music Video