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Sophie Okonedo

United Kingdom

Age: 52
Known for
as Julia Bryce

in Criminal (Netflix)
as Caroline

in Flack
as Maya Cobbina

in Undercover (BBC)
as Maggie Gardner

in The Escape Artist
TV Series Starring Sophie Okonedo
Alien Worlds

Applying the laws of life on Earth to the rest of the galaxy, this series blends science fact and fiction to imagine alien life on other planets.


Criminal (Netflix)
Netflix,

2019

| Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

A police procedural that takes place exclusively within the confines of a police interview suite, which focuses on the intense mental conflict between the police and their suspects.


Flack
POP TV,

2019

| Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Flack is set in the fast-paced and cut-throat world of celebrity PR. Equal parts hilarity and heart, it reflects the brutal reality and complexities of modern life where problems can go viral in an instant. It follows Robyn, an American PR executive living in London who must figure out how to make the best of bad situations and somehow manage to get out unscathed.


Chimerica
Channel 4,

2019

| Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2/5

Chimerica is a powerful and timely thriller about a photojournalist who tries to salvage his career when he's accused of doctoring one of his award-winning photographs.


Thailand: Earth's Tropical Paradise
BBC Two,

2017

| Travel, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Three-part documentary series exploring the tropical paradise of Thailand.


Undercover (BBC)
BBC One,

2016

| Drama, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Drama series in which a defense lawyer tries to finally uncover the truth of an old miscarriage of justice, while her husband goes to any lengths to conceal the truth about his own past.


Undercover (US)

Dennis Haysbert plays Rudy Jones - a man who has been on death row for twenty years, falsely imprisoned for murder. Maya can only watch as her dearest friend and client refuses to go quietly, urging her to fight the deep-grained injustices that have tainted two decades of his life. Truths will emerge and Maya and her husband Nick's lives will change forever.


The Escape Artist
BBC One,

2013

| Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 1/5

Will Burton is a talented junior barrister who specialises in helping get people out of tight legal corners, giving him the nickname, The Escape Artist. Much to the annoyance of his courtroom rival, Maggie Gardner, he is in high demand, as he has never lost a case.


Mayday (2013)
BBC One,

2013

| Drama, Crime, Mystery
Rating: 2/5

A 14-year-old girl goes missing ahead of her central role in the local Mayday pageant, and residents of the local community start to wonder which one of them might be responsible for her abduction.


The Slap
ABC1,

2011

| Drama, Family
Rating: 5/5

Sophie Okonedo, Jonathan LaPaglia and Melissa George star in the The Slap which is adapted from Christos Tsiolkas's book. The series focuses on the shattering effects of a 'slap' at an Australian suburban barbeque.


Father and Son
ITV,

2010

| Family, Crime, Mini-Series
Rating: 1/5

The series sees former criminal Michael O'Connor moving to Manchester with his pregnant girlfriend from their quiet life in Ireland in an effort to save his teenage son Sean from a life in prison.


Criminal Justice
BBC One,

2008

| Drama, Crime, Thriller
Rating: 4/5

Ben can remember little of the night which changed his life forever. He woke up to find the girl he meet that night brutally murdered. Did he kill her or is he just an easy target for a hardened DCI wanting to get a conviction?


Tsunami: The Aftermath
HBO,

2006

| Drama
Rating: 1/5

Inspired by true accounts, this HBO miniseries focuses on a group of fictional characters caught up in the harrowing aftermath of the tsunami that devastated the coast of Thailand two years ago.