Sophie Okonedo



Place of birth:

London, England, UK:


Sophie Okonedo, OBE (born 1968) is a British actress and singer, who has starred in both successful British and American productions. In 1991, she made her acting debut in the British critically acclaimed coming-of-age drama, Young Soul Rebels. In 2004, she gained critical acclaim for her role as Tatiana Rusesabagina, the wife of Rwandan hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina in the genocide drama film Hotel Rwanda (2004). Her role earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sophie Okonedo, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Wild Rose (2019)
as Susannah
Hellboy (2019)
as Lady Hatton
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra (2018)
as Cleopatra
NT Live: Antony & Cleopatra (2018)
as Cleopatra
Christopher Robin (2018)
as Kanga (voice)
Concorde: A Supersonic Story (2017)
Wimbledon Official Film 2016 (2016)
as Narrator
The Good Terrorist (2016)
as Narrator (voice)
War Book (2015)
as Philippa
After Earth (2013)
as Faia Raige
Mrs Mandela (2010)
as Winnie Mandela
Criminal Justice II (2009)
Skin (2009)
as Sandra Laing
The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
as May Boatwright
Saving Africa's Witch Children (2008)
as Narrator
Martian Child (2007)
as Sophie
Celebration (2007)
as Sonia
Scenes of a Sexual Nature (2006)
as Anna
Stormbreaker (2006)
as Mrs. Jones
Æon Flux (2005)
as Sithandra
Hotel Rwanda (2004)
as Tatiana Rusesabagina
Alibi (2003)
as Marcey Burgess
Dirty Pretty Things (2002)
as Juliette
Dead Casual (2002)
as Donna
Never Never (2000)
as Jo Weller
Mad Cows (1999)
as Rosie
This Year's Love (1999)
as Denise
The Jackal (1997)
as Jamaican Girl
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
as The Wachati Princess
Go Now (1995)
as Paula
Young Soul Rebels (1991)
as Tracy

TV Series Credits

Chimerica (2019)
Thailand: Earth's Tropical Paradise (2017)
as Herself - Narrator
Undercover (2016)
as Maya Cobbina
Mayday (2013)
as Fiona Hill
The Hollow Crown (2012)
as Margaret of Anjou
The Slap (2011)
as Aisha
Father & Son (2009)
as Connie Turner
Criminal Justice (2008)
as Jackie Woolf
Oliver Twist (2007)
as Nancy
Racism: A History (2007)
as Narrator (voice)
Tsunami: The Aftermath (2006)
as Susie Carter
Doctor Who (2005)
as Liz 10
Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka (2003)
as Alison Cheney (voice)
Spooks (2002)
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2002)
Clocking Off (2000)
The Governor (1995)
GMTV (1993)
Murder Most Horrid (1991)
Casualty (1986)
as Gina Russell
The Bill (1984)
The Academy Awards (1953)