News is: Actress Nneka Okoye is making her Worzel Gummidge debut on BBC One on 29 December 2021.
While some of us remember Nneka for her appearances in Grantchester, Doctor Foster, and Casualty, her biggest TV show to date still has to be the 2020 smash hit I Hate Suzie. Nneka appeared in episode five of the Sky series as Glenda.
Anyway, now in the time of much loved Worzel Gummidge’s not one but two Christmas specials, here’s a ‘Nneka Okoye Bio’ telling you what Nneka has been up to outside of her on-screen roles.
Nneka Okoye Age
Nneka Okoye reached the age of 41 in 2021.
Does Nneka Okoye Have A Husband?
As of December 2021, one could not tell if or not Nneka Okoye had been married or not; or, has a husband or not. Mostly because she led a very low profile.
So, not a great deal was known about Nneka’s past or present dating life and relationships.
For now, all one could understand is her career that is going from strength to strength. Other than Worzel Gummidge: Twitchers and Worzel Gummidge: Calliope Jane, she has recently been announced as a cast member in Riches, a six-part series for Amazon and ITV that will follow the life of the super-rich and super-successful Richards family.
As per IMDB, Nnekahe is known for her portrayals of Halo (2022), The A List (2018), and Every Blank Ever (2018).
With that being said, even though it seemed like false reporting, www.wiki.ng had it reporting that Nneka is dating a handsome man named Manny. And that, he is a football agent and founder of elite sports UK.
Nneka Okoye Family
Nneka Okoye is a native speaker of English who also has her fluency with Igbo. So, by Igbo, we mean to suggest that her family has Nigerian roots.
She has a wonderful family and she might also have a sibling(s). Be that as it may, she has never revealed much about anyone in her family.
Nneka Okoye Height
Nneka Okoye stands 5’4″ tall in height. Also so you know, her eyes are brown and her hair is black colored.
How Much Is Nneka Okoye Net Worth?
Nneka Okoye had above an estimated $500K net worth until December 2021.
Now, here is a detailed look at the celebrated British actress’s skills as an actor, and her works in television and theatre.
Nneka, represented by Elizabeth Fieldhouse, has trained in Identity Drama School and studied Acting in a reputed university in London. Over the years, her career has been also looked after by Hamilton Hodell, a talent agency in the UK.
Taking about her accents and dialects, Nneka can do very well of African (Eastern, West), American (African American, Standard), Australian, Caribbean, Cockney, Liverpool, London (Native), Nigerian, Northern, RP, and South African. And she can give the best performance of Acappella, contemporary dance, climbing, and horse riding.
As a voice actor, Nneka has worked on Creature Cases as Kit Casey’s voice and Berry Bees as Lola’s voice.
On regular roles, she appeared as Emma on Mother’s Best Child/Channel 4’s Sparks, as Mags on Kindle for BBC/Netflix’s The A-List, and as various in Comedy Central’s Every Blank Ever.
More television credits: Tash in Cheaters, Glenda in I Hate Suzie, Becca in Defending The Guilty, Nelly in Death In Paradise, Wendy in Doctor Foster, Paula in Prime Suspect 1973, Mikaela in The Javone Prince Show, Grace Mensah in Doctors, Clare in Casualty, Chipo in Wizards Vs Aliens, and Kav on Saturdays.
As for theatre, Nneka is kenned for playing Nene in Unknown Rivers at Hampstead Theatre, Aneka in Wood at Vault Festival, US Ophelia in Hamlet at Almeida Theatre, Carine in Seeking Serenity at Courtyard Theatre, Stukey in When the Fallen Sang at Lightning Ensemble, as Yannis in Covered at New Heritage Theatre, and as Nancy in Matters of the Heart at Lost Theatre.
When Is Nneka Okoye Birthday?
It is on the 16th of November that Nneka celebrates her birthday and that makes her a Scorpion.
Where Is Nneka Okoye From?
Nneka originates from some parts of the United Kingdom. She was born and raised in the United Kingdom and therefore acquires British nationality and seemingly an African ancestry.
Is Nneka Okoye On Instagram, Facebook?
Nneka did not appear to be on Instagram and Facebook as of 25 December 2021. She, however, was on Twitter @___OKOYE___.
This Instagram handle of ‘Nneka Okoye’ @curlyrn may seem like actress Nneka’s Instagram to you. But, it is not.