About RKA Talent

RKA Talent has grown to become one of the leading talent agencies in the UK, representing fresh new talent, seasoned actors and the UK's top creatives. RKA have strong links with the US and are very much an international agency with clients working across the board in TV, Film and Theatre. Clients have gained critical acclaim winning BAFTA's, Olivier Awards, Evening Standard Awards, British Soap Awards, Critics Circle Awards and Theatregoers Choice Awards. The RKA Talent team pride themselves on providing a personal and professional service to clients.

RKA Talent is a member of the Personal Management Association.


Meet the Team


Adam Leonard-Burns
Head of Talent

Adam originally trained at New College Lanarkshire (formerly Motherwell College) in Scotland, before training at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts.

Upon graduation, Adam worked as an actor before deciding to move into talent management, joining the team at RKA assisting Rob Kelly.

Adam continued working at RKA as a Senior Assistant and then, upon Rob Kelly's departure, as an Agent - where he continues to nurture and develop an exciting & diverse list.

Emily Noke
Junior Agent

Emily graduated with a BA Hons from London Studio Centre. She worked professionaly within the industry before working briefly at Pippa Ailion Casting.

Emily then identified that she wanted to work closley with actors and creative talent and joined the team at RKA as an assistant before becoming a junior agent.