Sophie Okonedo

1 Jan 1969


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.


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Filmography (25 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···Wild Rose
Genre: Music, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Susannah)
(movie, 2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Lady Hatton)
(movie, 2018)
···Christopher Robin
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Kanga (voice))
(movie, 2014)
···War Book
Role: Actor
(movie, 2013)
···After Earth
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Faia Raige)
(movie, 2010)
···Mrs Mandela
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Winnie Mandela)
(movie, 2008)
···The Secret Life Of Bees
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as May Boatwright)
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Sandra Laing)
(movie, 2007)
···Martian Child
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sophie)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sonia)
(movie, 2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Jones)
(movie, 2006)
···Tsunami: The Aftermath
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Susie Carter)
(movie, 2005)
···Æon Flux
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Sithandra)
(movie, 2005)
···Blitz: London's Firestorm
Genre: Biography, History, War
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 2005)
···Born with Two Mothers
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lucretia Bridges)
(movie, 2004)
···Hotel Rwanda
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Tatiana Rusesabagina)
(movie, 2004)
···Whose Baby?
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Karen Jenkins)
(movie, 2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Marcey Burgess)
(movie, 2002)
···Dirty Pretty Things
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Juliette)
(movie, 2001)
···Sweet Revenge
Role: Actor (as Ellen)
(movie, 2000)
···Never Never
Role: Actor (as Jo Weller)
(movie, 1997)
···The Jackal
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jamaican Girl)
(movie, 1996)
···Deep Secrets
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Honey)
Genre: Crime, Comedy, Adventure
Role: Actor (as The Wachati Princess)
(movie, 1995)
···Go Now
Genre: Drama, Sport, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paula)