Who plays Cal in Sex Education? Dua Saleh's Instagram and other work revealed
20 September 2021, 16:29
Dua Saleh plays Cal, a new student who clashes with headmistress Hope - here's your need-to-know on the actor...
As well as beloved characters like Otis (Asa Butterfield), Maeve (Emma McKey) and Eric (Ncuti Gatwa), a number of new faces will also be joining the Moordale gang.
One of these is Cal, who is played by Dua Saleh.
Here's your need-to-know on the actor...
Who is Dua Saleh?
Dua is Sudanese-American recording artist, songwriter, poet, and actor based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in the USA.
They were cast in a recurring role in Sex Education in season three, playing ‘Cal’, a student who clashes with new headmistress Hope (Jemima Kirke).
Dua began writing poetry as a child, and experimented with music while attending Augsburg Univerity. They released a demo in 2017, and an EP in 2019. Dua also acted in theatre in Minneapolis.
They recently posted about filming Sex Education on Instagram, writing: "hey moths it’s been a min! im still in the UK filming for sex education. it’s been an amazing experience so far. im missing my community, family, fans, & especially performing live. i promise new music is otw! im even writing in my trailer between scenes! miss u! 💚".
What's Dua Saleh's Instagram name?
You can follow Dua on Instagram @doitlikedua.
How can I watch Sex Education?
Sex Education series three is available to watch on Netflix now.
Is there a trailer for Sex Education?
There is! You can watch the full trailer below: