Meet actress Tahirah Sharif who played rookie police officer Lizzie Griffiths in ITV’s new three-part drama The Tower that was based on its creator’s IRL experiences in the Met Police.
Here, let’s discuss Tahirah Sharif’s husband, height, parents, age, career highlights, and more related stories.
Does Tahirah Sharif Have A Husband?
Before Tahirah Sharif shared her excitement about the Waterloo Road reboot in October 2021, she was not married and never had a husband before.
So far, Tahirah also never cared to reflect on her past and present relationships with her audience.
However, glamourpath.com still managed to report on her mysterious boyfriend whom they claim has been dating the Waterloo Road actress for more than 8 years.
So, reportedly, the couple is used to spending quality time on a weekend trip or vacation on their free days; and that they traveled to Barcelona on Tahira’s birthday in July 2013 and Egypt in January 2015.
Sources even had photograph-evidences to prove all this true. Still, though, Tahirah being Tahirah chose to remain nonchalant about it.
Who Are Tahirah Sharif Parents?
To those who have always thought that Tahirah Sharif is related to the late actor Omar Sharif, let us tell you: she is not.
Her parents have nothing to do with the industry other than their daughter aspiring to become a big name on it.
Tahirah seemed to have a beautiful relationship with her parents even though she rarely posts about them on social media. We, however, saw her writing about her big sister on her birthday.
“Happy Birthday my big sister!!! @moorubia I hope that you continue to receive blessings on blessings 💗🙏 Love you ❤️”
So you know, you may give Tahirah a follow on her Instagram @tahirah_sharif which entertains 77.6k followers and tell us that she is trying to live her life like it’s golden. She also waits to greet her fans on her Twitter @TahirahSharif and her ‘Tahirah Sharif’ account on Cameo.
Because we are talking about her family, let us also tell you, she has a cousin named Dawn Nelson who turned 52 in November 2020. Tahirah looked super happy attending Dawn’s birthday back in 2018.
Is Tahirah Sharif Black?
Tahirah, with the full name Tahirah Amandla Sharif, was born in South London, England to a Pakistani mother and Jamaican father. So, yes. She is Black and British. Also by her appearance, she appears to be mixed race, Black-Caribbean, and Latin American.
She has expressed how being a Black person in the UK she has to deal with racism even today. Quoting James Baldwin, Tahirah explained how as a result one has to be relatively conscious and in a rage almost all the time. “I have been in a rage for nearly all of my teenage & adult life dealing with conscious, unconscious, casual racism, and ignorance daily.”
So, oftentimes Tahirah has raised her voice in support for black lives matter and against systemic racism.
Tahirah Sharif Net Worth
Tahirah Sharif had an estimated $200 thousand net worth all probably from working as an actress and producer.
She is most known for playing Melissa in Ralph Fiennes’ The Invisible Woman which had a box office of $3.9 million.
Tahirah is also acknowledged for her character of Miss Rebecca Jessel in the Netflix series The Haunting of Bly Manor, a follow-up to the American supernatural horror drama series The Haunting of Hill House.
She starred in the hugely popular Netflix original feature A Christmas Prince and its two sequels.
As per IMDB, Tahira is also known in the United Kingdom for her television credits in the BBC comedy series The First Team opposite Will Arnett, and series regular roles in BBC dramas Waterloo Road and Casualty.
Tahirah, who currently lives in her hometown of London, is also as passionate about her theatre works. Her credits in theatre include the National Theatre’s production of Moon on a Rainbow Shawl and the critically acclaimed 3-hander Firebird.
As for her qualification, she trained at The BRIT School for Performing Arts as well as Identity School of Acting. She studied Theatre in both these institutes.
And now, Tahirah is represented by UK’s leading Identity Agency Group and Silver Lining Entertainment.
Tahirah Sharif Age: How Old Is The Actress?
Reportedly, Tahirah Sharif was born on 27 July 1993 making her a Leo and 28-year-old in 2021.
Tahirah Sharif Height: How Tall Is The Actress?
Tahirah Sharif stands 5 feet and 2 inches (1.57 meters) tall.
Her eyes are brown and her medium-length hair is also of similar color but a darker shade.