Ruth Negga



Place of birth:

Addis Ababa - Ethiopia:


Ruth Negga (born 1982) is an Ethiopian-Irish actress who has starred in Irish films such as Capital Letters (2004), Isolation (2005) and Breakfast on Pluto (2005). She has also appeared in the BBC mini-series Criminal Justice and E4's Misfits.

Film Credits

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth (2020)
as Finn's Mum (voice)
Passing (2020)
as Clare Kendry
Ad Astra (2019)
as Helen Lantos
Angela's Christmas (2017)
as Mother
L.A. Noire (2016)
as Herself
Loving (2016)
as Mildred Loving
Warcraft (2016)
as Lady Taria Wrynn
Iona (2015)
as Iona
Of Mind and Music (2014)
as Jessica
Noble (2014)
as Joan
Jimi: All Is by My Side (2013)
as Ida
World War Z (2013)
as W.H.O. Doctor
The Samaritan (2012)
as Iris
Shirley (2011)
as Shirley Bassey
The Nativity (2010)
as Leah
National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2010)
as Ophelia
National Theatre Live: Ph├Ędre (2009)
as Aricia
Corduroy (2009)
as Tess
Criminal Justice (2008)
Stars (2006)
as Sophie (voice)
Colour Me Kubrick (2005)
as Lolita (uncredited)
Isolation (2005)
as Mary
Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
as Charlie
Capital Letters (2004)
as Taiwo