Stage, television and film actress known on the latter medium for her roles in Wide Sargasso Sea and Darklands. She also had a minor role in Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet and supporting part in The Bucket List. On TV, she had a major recurring part in ABC's Of Kings and Prophets and landed a co-starring role in AMC's Dietland.
She attended Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts where she studied drama. She then trained with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
On UK TV screens, she had recurring roles in Frames, Screen One, Just a Gigolo, Wonderful You and other series.
She and her three older sisters were born to a Liberian-British mother and South African-British born father.