In 2019, Top Boy will make its long-awaited return, with rap superstar Drake bringing the show back for a new series on Netflix.

Series 3 of the drama is set to be bigger and better than ever, with new boy Jamie taking the reigns as the show’s new lead character.

So, want to find out everything about the actor who plays him? Keep reading…
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Who plays Jamie in Top Boy?

Top Boy newcomer Jamie will be played by British actor Micheal Ward.

Living and working in London, Micheal is both an actor and a model and has even starred in campaigns for JD Sports and Foot Asylum.

Micheal will make his debut as Jamie in series 3 of Top Boy in Autumn 2019.

What is his character’s storyline?

In 2019 Micheal Ward will join the Top Boy cast as Jamie, the young, hungry and ruthless gang leader.

The new episodes of the series will begin as Dushane and Sully return to London to reclaim their place in the highly lucrative drug market.

However, with Jamie’s sights firmly set on taking over the drug trade, a rivalry begins between the three leaders.

Has he been on TV before?


You might recognise Micheal from his roles in the Noel Clarke movie, Brotherhood, or the BBC series The A-List.

He’s also appeared in music videos for Stormzy and Lily Allen, and this year will star in a feature film adaptation of Rapman’s Youtube series Blue Story.

Micheal Ward on Instagram

You can follow Micheal on Instagram at @onlymikes where he has over 6k followers.

You’ll be happy to know that Micheal posts lots of pics of his life as an actor and loads of behind the scenes snaps from the Top Boy set.

Check out some of his best insta’ pics below…

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The dark tunnel was always gonna make the light at the end so much brighter. Soon my time to shine ⏳

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