More Sophie Okonedo Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Hotel Rwanda)Sophie Okonedo has worked on several films, including the London Evening Standard Awards Best Film winner Dirty Pretty Things, for which she was also nominated for Best Actress from the Independent Spirit Awards. Okonedo is currently filming Aeon Flux, and her other credits include This Year's Love, The Jackal, Go Now, Cross My Heart, Mad Bad Mortal Beings, Miss Queencake, and Young Soul Rebels.
Okonedo's television work consists of Alibi, the multi-award winning Clocking Off, Sweet Revenge, Dead Casual, and Never Never (for which she received a Best Actress in a Television Drama nomination from the RTS awards), as well as Deep Secrets and Maria's Child. In addition, Okonedo has worked in radio as Pocahontis in Plantation, Queen Isabel in Richard II, Timbuktu, and The Wheel of Fortune.
Okonedo's theater credits are Caryl Churchill Event, Night Songs, The Vagina Monologues, I Just Dropped By to See the Man, Troilus and Cressida, Money, The Arabian Nights, 900 Oneonta, Been So Long, His Lordship's Fancy, A Jovial Crew, The Odyssey, Tamburlaine the Great, and The Changeling.
Bio courtesy United Artists for "Hotel Rwanda" (09-Jan-2005)