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Emmanuel at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con
Nathalie Joanne Emmanuel
2 March 1989
Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England
2 March 1989
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Nathalie Joanne Emmanuel (born 2 March 1989) is an English actress. Emmanuel began her acting career appearing in theatre in the late 1990s, accruing roles in various West End productions such as the musical The Lion King. In 2006, she began her on-screen career by starring as Sasha Valentine in soap opera Hollyoaks, after
which she appeared in various British television series until her debut film appearance in Twenty8k. Emmanuel gained international recognition for her role as Missandei in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones (2013–2019), and continued her career with supporting roles in Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) and its sequel Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018), and in the Fast & Furious films Furious 7 (2015), The Fate of the Furious (2017), and F9 (2021).
Nathalie Emmanuel Early life
Emmanuel was born on 2 March 1989 in Southend-on-Sea, a seaside resort town in Essex, England. Emmanuel is the second child of a half Dominican (Dominiquais) and half English mother, and a father of half-Saint Lucian and half English descent. Emmanuel demonstrated an affinity for the arts at an early age; she recalled that her mother first took notice of her passion and desire to become an actress during Emmanuel’s attendance at the independent St Hilda’s School (now closed) and later grammar Westcliff High School for Girls. In an interview with the New York Daily News, she commented, “When I was 3, [I’d] always cause drama that my mum decided maybe I should channel it properly—so she started me on acting, singing and dancing classes”. At the age of 10, she played Young Nala in the West End production of the musical The Lion King.
Nathalie Emmanuel Career
In 2006, she made her television debut, starring as Sasha Valentine in the soap opera Hollyoaks. Emmanuel appeared on the show until 2010, her character’s storylines included prostitution, and heroin addiction.
In January 2012, Emmanuel presented BBC Three’s Websex: What’s the Harm?, investigating the online sexual habits of 16–24 year olds in the UK. Later in the same year she made her film debut in the thriller Twenty8k. The following year, she was cast as Missandei, Daenerys Targaryen’s interpreter, in HBO’s fantasy drama series Game of Thrones. In a recent interview with Jimmy Kimmel, she confirmed that she received the news about winning the role when she was working in a clothes store as a shop assistant.
In 2015, Emmanuel was promoted to a regular cast member on the show. In the same year, she played computer hacker Ramsey in the action film Furious 7 and Harriet in the science fiction adventure Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials. For the former Emmanuel won the Screen Nation award for Best Female Performance in Film. She played Harriet once again in the movie Maze Runner: The Death Cure in 2018.
In November 2018, she was casted to play Maya in the Four Weddings and a Funeral (miniseries) TV series for Hulu. The same year, Netflix announced the actress will be the voice of Deet in The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance series alongside Taron Egerton and Anya Taylor Joy. Both shows were released in 2019.
After Furious 7, she reprised her role in The Fate of the Furious in 2017 in Fast and Furious 9 in 2020.
Nathalie Emmanuel In the media
FHM magazine ranked Emmanuel as 99th in their 100 Sexiest Women of 2013, and 75th in their Sexiest Women of 2015. In 2015, she also appeared in the April issue of InStyle and GQ magazines.
Nathalie Emmanuel Personal life
Emmanuel is vegan for health reasons, telling Glamour that “I don’t trust the food industry, I don’t trust what they put in our food – it makes me feel sick actually.”
Nathalie Emmanuel Film
|2015||Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials||Harriet|
|2017||The Fate of the Furious||Ramsey|
|2018||Maze Runner: The Death Cure||Harriet|
|2018||The Titan||W.D. Tally Rutherford|
|2020||Holly Slept Over||Holly|
Nathalie Emmanuel Television
|2006–2010||Hollyoaks||Sasha Valentine||191 episodes|
|2008||Hollyoaks Later||Sasha Valentine||Series 1 (4 episodes)|
|2009||Hollyoaks: The Morning After the Night Before||Sasha Valentine|
|2011||Casualty||Cheryl Hallows||Episode: “Only Human”|
|2012||Websex: What’s the Harm?||Presenter|
|2013–2019||Game of Thrones||Missandei||Seasons 3 & 4: recurring (15 episodes)|
Season 5-8: main role (23 episodes)
|2019||Four Weddings and a Funeral||Maya||Miniseries|
|2019–present||The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance||Deet|
Nathalie Emmanuel biography Net worth, Details Reference
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- Nathalie Emmanuel at AllMovie