Naomi Ackie is a well-known and talented British actress. Naomi Ackie is popular for playing the role of Bonnie in the popular television dark comedy-drama series “The End of the F***ing World.”
Table of Biography
Naomi Ackie was born on the 22nd of August 1991, in Walthamstow, London, England. It makes him 31 years old and holds British nationality. She practices Christianity religion and has a birth sign of Leo. Similarly, she belongs to the African-Grenadian ethnicity.
Officially, she has not shared her parents’ names. But her father was a Transport for London employee and her mother worked for the National Health Service. She is the youngest child of her parent and she has an older brother and sister.
Naomi Ackie – Education
Regarding her academic career, she went to Walthamstow School for Girls. After completing her high school education, she enrolled in The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London, United Kingdom, and completed her graduation.
After three years of college learning and reciting monologues, Naomi Ackie developed acting skills but struggled to find work. Her high school friends were all settled in their lives with well-paying jobs, but she was still working as a hot dog vendor while waiting for her career to begin. She used to get frustrated and worried about landing a role in a movie or television show.
Her hard work paid off and she was cast as Jen in an episode of Face the Racen in the 2015 science fiction television series “Doctor Who.” After a year, she landed the role of Gemma Morgan in Harlan Coben’s mystery-packed crime drama miniseries “The Five.”
In the same year, she played the role of a Council Worker in the television film “Damilola, Our Loved Boy.” After this, she made her big screen debut in the 2016 film “Lady Macbeth” a romantic drama that revolves around a 19th-century-themed fictional story of a lady sold for marriage.
Later, she appeared in several television and movies project such as “Cleaning Up” (2019), “Vera” (2018), and “The Corrupted” (2019). Her role as Bonnie in the 2019 television dark comedy-drama series “The End of the F***ing World,” earned her the British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2020.
Recent Acting Works
In addition, her extraordinary performance as Jannah in the 2019 epic space opera film “Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker” helped her land the lead role in “Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody,” which got released in 2022. She was cast as the main role of Alicia in the third season of the 2021 comedy-drama streaming television series “Master of None.”
In 2022, she earned critical acclaim for her portrayal of American singer Whitney Houston in the biopic film “Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody,” earning a Rising Star nomination at the British Academy Film Awards. She has lent her voice to the character Jannah in the 2022 video game “Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.” Her upcoming movie projects are “Mickey 17” (2024) as Nasha, and “Pussy Island” as Frida, both are currently in post-production.
As of now, this British actress has won three awards and four nominations. In 2017, she earned British Independent Film Award for the Most Promising Newcomer category and Screen International Star of Tomorrow for 2017 Actors. Later, she won the 2020 British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the television show “The End of the F***ing World.”
Net Worth 2023
Being a well-known actress, Ackie has collected a good sum of money and lives a lavishing life. As of 2022, this British actress’s net worth is estimated at around $ 2 million while her salary is not revealed yet.
Following her personal life, Naomi Ackie is unmarried. But the star is in a relationship with a guy whose name is unknown at the moment. Moreover, the pair have been seen together in many places.
However, this actress has not officially spoken about her boyfriend in public. In addition, the actress seems to be very private went it comes to her personal life. Ackie is not a part of any kind of controversy and is fully focused on her career at the moment.
Naomi Ackie – Body Measurements
This British actress stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 55 kg. Moreover, she has black hair and black eyes color and her body measurement measures 34-26-35 inches. Similarly, the actress wears a shoe size of 6 US and a dress size of 4 US.
Officially, Ackie is not active on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.