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Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Highest Rated:   84% Belle (2014)
Lowest Rated:   19% The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Birthday:   Not Available
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First name in Zulu means "our treasure." Daughter of a South African doctor and a British nurse. Grew up in Witney, West Oxfordshire, England, where she took acting, dancing and saxophone lessons. Finished school early so she could perform in a 2004 open-air production of As You Like It. Nominated for a Manchester Evening News Award in 2005 for her lead role as Juliet in Romeo and Juliet. First TV appearance was on the BBC drama Holby City. Made big-screen debut in the 2007 thriller Closure. Included on the 2008 UK Stars of Tomorrow list by Screen International, a global multimedia film magazine. In 2009 portrayed Ophelia in the London and Broadway productions of Hamlet. Cast as the female lead opposite Boris Kodjoe in the 2010 NBC series Undercovers, it marked her introduction to American TV. Was recognised in 2014 by Elle Magazine during the Women in Hollywood Awards for her outstanding achievements in film. Was nominated in 2015 for a BAFTA Rising Star Award in recognition of her body of work. Named a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen's 2017 Birthday Honours list.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
63% Motherless Brooklyn
  • Actor
2019
53% Farming
  • Actor
2019
82% Fast Color
  • Ruth
2019
19% The Cloverfield Paradox
  • Actor
2018
No Score Yet August 28th: A Day in the Life of a People
  • Actor
2018
32% Irreplaceable You
  • Abbie
2018
71% Beauty and the Beast
  • Plumette
$504M 2017
76% Miss Sloane
  • Esme Manucharian
$3.5M 2016
31% The Whole Truth
  • Janelle
2016
46% Free State of Jones
  • Rachel
2016
59% Concussion
  • Prema Mutiso
$23.3M 2015
27% Jupiter Ascending
  • Famulus
$43.8M 2015
83% Beyond the Lights
  • Noni
$14.7M 2014
84% Belle
  • Dido Elizabeth Belle
$8.8M 2014
38% Odd Thomas
  • Nicolina
2014
36% Larry Crowne
  • Talia
$35.6M 2011
40% Straightheads (Closure)
  • Young P. A.
2007
No Score Yet Closure
  • Young PA
1997

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
87% The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
2019
  • Seladon
  • 2019
63% The Morning Show
2019
  • Hannah Shoenfeld
  • 2019
90% Easy
2016
  • Sophie
  • 2019
  • 2017
  • 2016
0% Black Mirror
2011
  • Kelly
  • 2016
No Score Yet Harry
2016-2018
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Rachael Ray
2015
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Variety Studio: Actors on Actors
2015
  • Guest
  • 2015
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013-2017
  • Guest
  • 2015
  • 2013
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly
2007
  • Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
2013-2018
  • Guest
  • 2014
68% Touch
2012
  • Lucy Robbins Clea Hopkins
  • 2013
  • 2012
36% Undercovers
2010
  • Samantha Bloom
  • 2010
94% Doctor Who
2006
  • Tish Jones
  • 2009
  • 2007
No Score Yet MI-5
2003-2011
  • Jenny
  • 2009
  • 2003
No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
  • Tina Argyle
  • 2007

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