Quick Facts of Nikki Amuka-Bird
- Full NameNikki Amuka-Bird
- Net Worth$5 Million
- Date of Birth1976 /02 /27
- Marital StatusDivorced
- BirthplaceDelta, Nigeria
- Active Year1999-Present
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseGeoffrey Streatfeild (m. 2003; d.v. 2009)
- Height5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)
- Body MeasurementSlim
- Education London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA); Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC)
Nikki Amuka-Bird is a Nigerian-born British actress, well known for her theatrical credits including Welcome to Thebes, Twelfth Night and many others. For her portrayal, she got an Ian Charleson Award nomination in 2004 for playing the role of Viola. Moreover, she earns a lucrative amount of net worth and makes an impressive salary from her successful profession.
Nikki is a divorced woman as of 2019. Moreover, she previously married Geoffrey Streatfeild, an English actor, whom she met while touring with the RSC in Japan. Moreover, their marriage lasted for seven years. If you love to know more in details about Nikki’s career as well as her personal life, net worth, and age, read more.
Nikki Amuka-Bird’s Bio & Wiki
Nikki Amuka-Bird was born as 27th February 1976 in Delta, Nigeria. Moreover, she is Nigerian by her nationality and belongs to African ethnicity. She left there in Nigeria by her father when she was a young child with her mother. Later, she and her mother brought up in England and lived in Antigua for a year.
Later, Nikki attended a boarding school in Britain and hoped to be a dancer. Unfortunately, she went through an injury on her back and later persuaded her career in acting. Furthermore, she joined the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) where she performed many theatrical plays with the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC).
Inside of Nikki Amuka-Bird’s Career
Nikki Amuko-Bird started her career from the theatre where she first performed in 2010 play, Welcome to Thebes in National Theatre and Twelfth Night in Bristol Old Vic. For her performance, she won an Ian Charleson Award nomination in 2014 for playing the role of Viola. Moreover, she performed many theatrical plays including World Music, Doubt: A Parable, etc.
Similarly, Nikki made her film debut from the 2006 American supernatural horror movie, The Omen playing the role of Dr. Becker. In 2010, she starred as Det. Supt Gaynor Jenkins in the BBC’s crime drama series, Silent Witness. Furthermore, she appeared in Small Island, the BBC adaptation of Andrea Levy’s award-winning novel in December of 2009 for which she received a BAFTA for Best Actress.
Besides, on 25th December 2017, Nikki voiced for the character of Glass Woman in the series, Doctor Who for an episode of Christmas Special Twice Upon a Time on BBC One.
How much is Nikki Amuka-Bird’s Salary & Net Worth?
Nikki Amuka-Bird has an approximated net worth of $5 Million as of 2019. Moreover, her former husband, Streatfeild has also maintained a lucrative amount of net worth from his successful profession. So far, she hasn’ appeared in many movies and TV shows so her salary is below average and waiting for her appearance in the upcoming movies and TV shows.
Nikki will star with famous stars including Ben Barnes whose net worth is $2 Milion and Julia Ormond whose net worth is $5 Million in the upcoming drama miniseries, Gold Digger. Moreover, she will also appear with Jemima Rooper, Alex Jennings, and Julia McKenzie in the series.
Who is Nikki Amuka-Bird’s Husband? Her Marriage & Children
Nikki Amuka-Bird is a 44 years old divorced woman as of 2019. She first met Geoffrey Streatfeild, an English actor, while touring with the RSC in Japan. Later, they started dating each other. After many years of relationship, the couple tied the knot in September of 2003 in a private ceremony in London. Unfortunately, their marriage didn’t last for long and they divorced in 2009.
Nikki isn’t linked in any extra-marital affairs with any man until now. Besides, she hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding her personal life and career. Furthermore, she isn’t active on social media but, she is followed by a huge number of fans in her fan pages. Currently, she resides in London with her husband.