Sophie Okonedo signing autographs at The Crucible Play
Sophie OkonedoMovie Actress
English movie actress who became known for her roles in Hotel Rwanda in 2005 and The Secret Lives of Bees in 2008. Her performance in Tsunami: The Aftermath brought her a Golden Globe nomination, and her role in A Raisin in the Sun earned her a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Play. She trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art before earning small BBC television roles. She was nominated for an Academy Award for her supporting role in Hotel Rwanda. She had one daughter, Aoife, with her former partner Eoin Martin. She played May Boatwright opposite Queen Latifah in the 2008 film, The Secret Life of Bees.
Age: 46 years old
Birthday: August 11, 1968
Birth Sign: Leo