Facts of Nina Sosanya
50 years old, Nina Sosanya is an English stage, television, and film actress. She is popularly known as the lesbian character Kate in the popular BBC drama series Last Tango. She has given lots of contribution to other various sectors too.
Nina Sosanya Early Life, Education
The Talented actress, Nina Sosanya was born on 6th June 1969 in Islington, London, England, the United Kingdom as Oluwakemi Nina Sosanya. Regarding her parents, she was raised by her Nigerian father and white British mother. That's why she belongs to mixed ethnicity and of British nationality.
Talking about her educational background, she attended the Vale of Catmose College in Oakham and further trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, gaining A-Levels in performing arts.
Nina Sosanya Career
At first, Sosanya featured in the big break in a theatre titled Anthony and Cleopatra at the National Theatre, and with the 2001 series Teachers. Likewise, she featured in Sorted, People Like Us, Love Actually, Nathan Barley, Renaissance, Casanova, in the Jonathan Creek episode Titled "The Three Gamblers", Much Ado About Nothing, Cape Wrath/Meadowlands, the Doctor Who episode "Fear Her", and FM and so on.
Similarly, In 2003, she played Rosalind in As You Like It with the Royal Shakespeare Company ("RSC") at the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon; Also in the Year 2008 she returned to the RSC to play Rosaline in Love's Labour's Lost, Further in 2009 She appeared in a radio adaptation from the short story collection The State of the Art.
Moreover, Sosanya In January 2010, appeared as Mae Pollock in Tennessee Williams' play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, at the Novello Theatre, London whereas appeared in the BBC4 television series Twenty Twelve, which is a comedy about the London 2012 Olympic buildup, and the BBC1 drama series named Silk and Hustle.
Additionally, she has contributed the main character, Kate McKenzie, in series one to three of the BBC original drama Last Tango in Halifax from 2012–2015, and the main character, Lucy Freeman, in the TV series W1A in 2014.
Also, The hard-working actress appeared in the world premiere production of Privacy at the Donmar Warehouse, London in 2014. The year 2016, she appeared in the world premiere production of Elegy at the Donmar Warehouse.
Nina Sosanya Affairs, Husband
The sensational actress Nina Sosanya has managed to live a private life. She has not opened up regarding her marital life to the public so far.
While going through her journey to fame as an actress, she has portrayed many lives on-screen and on the stage. To name a few; she has played a wife, a transgender, a divorced mother, and a widow.
Moreover, when she appeared on the trilogy Platanov, Ivanov, The Seagull by a Russian dramatist, she portrayed a wife in Ivanov and a widow in Platonov.
In addition, Nina has portrayed the lesbian character of Kate in the known British comedy-drama series Last Tango in Halifax. Also, she was previously married to another lesbian partner Caroline and was pregnant with a baby. Unfortunately, her character died in a tragic car crash on the series in January 2015.
Nina Sosanya Net Worth
Nina Sosanya certainly has maintained a pretty of bank balance through her career. She began to earn from her theatre plays early in her career, however, her current net worth is still not disclosed. So, She has grabbed a hefty salary by appearing in the movie Love Actually in 2003. It made a box office collection of $246,942,017 worldwide with an estimated budget of $40,000,000.
Similarly, Nina started her acting career by performing in theatre. Some of her contribution include the role of Desdemona in Othello, Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s, whereas the title role in Educating Rita.
Moreover, Her most notable movie was Richard Curtis' new movie Love Actually with Hugh Grant.