(pronounced Ahn-two Yah-koob)
Who is Antu Yacob?
Antu Yacob is an Oromo-Ethiopian born, Bay Area and Minnesota raised, New York based actor. She is a graduate of Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University MFA in Acting program.
“Antu’s subtlety is beautiful to watch. She transforms and delivers powerful moments with ease.”
Elegance Bratton, Writer/Director, Walking In Circles
Antu is a screenwriter and playwright. Her plays have held international, off-Broadway and regional runs. Her film Love in Submission is part of the Full Spectrum Features’ collection Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities.
Antu produced her film Love in Submission and Adrian Luke Sinclair’s Conjure, which won the Vanguard Award in the 2017 Hip Hop Film Festival.