Sophie Okonedo

Sophie Okonedo

British actress
Sophie Okonedo CBE is a British actress and narrator. The recipient of a Tony Award, she has been nominated for an Academy Award, three BAFTA Television Awards, a Golden Globe Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award.Wikipedia
BornAugust 11, 1968
HometownLondon, England
Height5'8" (1.73m)
ChildrenAoife Martin
ParentsHenry Okonedo , Joan Okonedo
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Top Stories

Olivia Colman leads celebs in open letter against Rwanda deportations

  • Celebrities have united against the Government’s plan to deport people to Rwanda blasting their decision to use the African nation as a “dumping ground” for refugees. Stars including actors Olivia Colman, Sir Mark Rylance, Emma Thompson, poet Benjamin Zephaniah and England footballer Anita Asante wrote an open letter organised by Together With Refugees. Many of the signatories have heritage from African Commonwealth countries, including the actress Sophie Okonedo, and actors Martins Imhangbe and Lucian Msamati.

Videos

Antony & Cleopatra - NT Live 2018 - Trailer

Broadcast live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare's famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.MyMovies, trailer, 2018, Event Cinema, Simon Godwin, Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Sinbad
Sinbad
1h
2013
War Book
War Book
1h 32min
2014
Never Never
Never Never
3h 5min
2000
Alien Worlds
Alien Worlds
2020
Wild Rose
Wild Rose
R
1h 41min
2019
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra
3h 40min
2018
The Concorde: A Supersonic Story
The Concorde: A Supersonic Story
2017
Earth's Natural Wonders: Living on the Edge
Earth's Natural Wonders: Living on the Edge
2015
After Earth
After Earth
PG-13
1h 39min
2013
Extraordinary Women
Extraordinary Women
0h 51min
2013
Saving Africa's Witch Children
Saving Africa's Witch Children
2010
Mrs. Mandela
Mrs. Mandela
1h 30min
2010
Skin
Skin
PG-13
1h 47min
2008
Tsunami, the Aftermath
Tsunami, the Aftermath
2006
Aeon Flux
Aeon Flux
PG-13
1h 35min
2005

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2021British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressCriminal: United KingdomNominated
2010British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressCriminal JusticeNominated
2010British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActressCriminal JusticeNominated
2007Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeTsunami, the AftermathNominated
2005Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting RoleHotel RwandaNominated