Actress Nina Sosanya rose to stardom following her role in the British comedy television series W1A and Last Tango in Halifax. The actress got a Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards nomination for Best Ensemble Acting for the movie Love Actually. She is also notable for her work in many other movies and TV shows like The Afternoon Play, Hustle, Last Tango in Halifax, and more.
Trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance
Nina Sosanya was as Oluwakemi Nina Sosanya on 6th June 1969, in Islington, London, England. She belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds the English nationality.
Nina is the daughter of a Nigerian father and English mother. She attended the Vale of Catmose College in Oakham for some time. Later, she went to the Northern School of Contemporary Dance.
Nina Sosanya initiated her acting career appearing in The Bill in 1992. The same year, she featured in television film Prime Suspect. She shared the screen with Kevin Sorbo and Roma Downey in 1994 television movie Hercules and the Amazon Women.
Sosanya made her feature film debut with a 2003 film Code 46. The actress also appeared in the movie Love Actually in that year alongside Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson, and Liam Neeson. Her performance in a movie also earned a Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards nomination for Bes Ensemble Acting.
Nina got her first major role in 2012 in television series Last Tango in Halifax. Her second major role came when she played in a television series W1A in 2014. Subsequently, the actress became the part of many other TV shows like Strike Back, Women on the Verge and Moon and Me.
The actress also shared the screen with Sandra Oh, Jodie Comer, Fiona Shaw, and Darren Boyd in British spy thriller series Killing Eve in 2019.
Sosanya's upcoming project is Brave New World that will release in 2020.
What is Nina Sosanya Net Worth?
Nina Sosanay has earned quite a lot from her works in movies and television shows. The exact amount of her net worth is yet to be released, but as per some sources, it is around $1.5 million.
The actress was a cast in a movie Love Actually that earned $248.5 million at the box office against the $45 million budget.
The average salary of an actor in England is around $50,000 per annum.
Is Nina Sosanya Married?
Nina Sosanya is yet to be married. She is not dating anyone officially anyone as of 2020. Nina is quite secretive regarding her love life and relationship.
Unlike many other celebs, Nina is less active on social media.
The actress currently reside in London.