Gugu Mbatha-Raw is working on British TV as well as in stage production, and she garnered attention in American production starting with a supporting role in comedy movie Larry Crowne, followed by her roles on television series Touch and Undercovers.
The 35 years’ English prominence actress, Gugu Mbatha-Raw is known for her role as Plumette in Beauty and the Beast, Kelly in Black Mirror, and Noni Jean in Beyond the Lights.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw was born on 21st April 1983 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England under the birth sign Taurus. She is the daughter of Anne Raw and Patrick Mbatha.
On my birthday, I just want to take a moment to thank all my Playmates, Mentors and Guiding Spirits along the way… this mini Gugulethu says thank you for the adventure! To the Joy in the Journey! ❤️🤸🏽♂️🌈☀️#gratitude #birthdaygirl #trustthejourney
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Her birth name is Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha-Raw, and her zodiac sign is Taurus. She has an English nationality and belongs to the mixed ethical background.
For her education, she enrolled at the Henry Box School and later studied music, acting, and dance, from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
The stunning actress, Gugu Mbatha-Raw is a lady with a slim body type whose body is measured in 34-24-34 inches.
She has the average height of 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 54 kg. Furthermore, she has black hair as well as eye color.
Actress, Gugu Mbatha-Raw is the daughter of father, Patrick Mbatha(SouthAfrican doctor) and mother, Anne Raw(English Nurse). Her parents had already divorced when she was one year old.
After the divorce of Gugu parents, she was raised by her mother but still, she is closed by her father.
Gugu started her professional career with a role in a series Holby City, as Collette Hill. Since then, she has appeared in numerous television series and feature films. She has shoe=wn her talents in a series like Marple, Doctor Who, and Bad Girls.
Her movie debut was in 2007, as the character of Young PA in British horror movie Straightheads. Additionally, she has appeared in Larry Crowne, Undercovers, and Concussion.
Furthermore, she has received various awards including the Miami International Film Festival SIGNIS, African-American Film Critics Association, and Black Reel Awards for her role in the movie Belle.
Currently, Gugu Mbatha-Raw has remained silence regarding her personal life. There are no new and rumors popped out in media related to her love life.
Previously, she has dated Game of Thrones’ star Harry Lloyd and American actor, Nate Parker. She dated Harry till 2012 but never publicly mentioned.
The 35 years, Gugu Mbatha-Raw has a net worth of around $500 thousand as of 2018. However, we are unknown about her salary as she has not disclosed it anywhere.
She is an active user of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. As of mid-2018, she has 37.1k followers on her Instagram, 9k followers on her Twitter and 35.5k followers on her Facebook account.