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

Death on the Nile (2020)
Wild Rose (2019)
as Susannah
Hellboy (2019)
as Lady Hatton
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra (2018)
as Cleopatra
Christopher Robin (2018)
as Kanga (voice)
Concorde: A Supersonic Story (2017)
as Narrator (voice)
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
Deep Secrets ()
as Honey