Quick Facts of Sophie Okonedo
- Full NameSophie Okonedo
- Net Worth$5 Million
- Date of Birth1968 /08 /11
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceLondon, England, UK
- Active Year1991–present
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- Height5' 8" (173 cm)
- Weight126lbs (57 kg)
- Body Measurement34-28-32
- EducationDegree in the University of Cambridge
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
- Children1- daughter, Aoife Okonedo Martin
Reaching the dream to be a professional actress, many of the celebs fortune their destiny to reach the peak of the fame. So the actress, Sophie Okonedo stood as an example to the world who struggled throughout her life and successfully established herself as a British Nigerian actress.
The proficient British actress, Sophie Okonedo started her film career from the British coming-of-age drama Young Soul Rebels while she was in her early twenties. Well, 5 feet and 8 inches Sophie was in a close relationship with her boyfriend, Eion Martin. She has a daughter, Aoife Okonedo Martin from the relation.
Let’s go deeper into Okonedo’s life and find out the secrets about her age, height, boyfriend, wedding ceremony, husband, and body measurement. So, stay tuned with us to collect the detail information about the beautiful star.
Sophie Okonedo’s Early Life
Sophie Okonedo was born on August 11, 1968, in London, Okonedo, growing up in a relatively poor home under the care of her mom Joan Okonedo. Furthermore, her father, Henry Okonedo was a British-Nigerian. He worked for the government and died in 2009.
At the time of the death of her father, she was just five years old. Later, she brought up by her single mother in relative poverty.
50-years-old Sophie studied at the University of Cambridge in England. After getting the degree on her study, she trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London. Well, it points out that she was so much fascinated by the acting since her early age.
Sophie Okonedo’s Personal Life (Husband)
The talented Television star, Sophie Okonedo was in a love relationship with Eoin Martin, who is known as an Irish film editor. The duo dated for a long duration but never thought to become official husband and wife.
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Later on, the couple got blessed with a baby child as a daughter, Aoife Okonedo Martin in June 1997. However, there is no information about when the couple tied the knot or got divorced. In an interview with the Sophie, when she asked about her daughter, she admitted that:
“I guess I’m up for grabs now, so long as they don’t upset my daughter- I’m quite strict about that.”
Besides, Okonedo is living a happy and blissful life along with her family and sweet daughter in a beautiful house resides in London, England.
Sophie Okonedo’s Body Measurement (Height) & Net Worth
The British Nigerian actress, Okonedo has got a very stunning body figure. Well, her bust is nearly 34 inches and cup size is C. Her waist is 28 inches and clothes size is 7. Moreover, her shoe size is 10.
Furthermore, Okonedo accumulates an excellent earning out of her acting profession. However, the exact figure of her salary is still under review. As per various authorized sources, Sophie enjoys a huge net worth of around $5 Million as of 2017.