Rafe Judkins, the showrunner for Amazon Prime Video's Wheel of Time TV adaptation announced today during a pre-recorded video for JordanCon attendees that Ayoola Smart will play the role of Aviendha beginning in season 2.
Here's our announcement video, given by our video host Ebony and her daughter Aviendha:
Ayoola ("eye-oo-la") Smart is an Irish actress with extensive theater and TV credits for her young age. She's had notable roles in Killing Eve, Smother, and the BBC's adaptation of Les Misérables.
You can view a showreel of some of Ayoola's work here.
View the season 2 officially announced cast so far.
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