About this actor
Nina Sosanya (born 1969) is an English actress. She was born in London and her father is Nigerian. She trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, gaining A-Levels in Performing Arts. She has appeared in many roles in the theatre, on television and in films, for example in Sorted, People Like Us, Teachers, Love Actually, Nathan Barley, Renaissance, Casanova, Jonathan Creek, Much Ado About Nothing, Cape Wrath/Meadowlands, the Doctor Who episode "Fear Her", and FM. In 2008 she returned to the RSC to play Rosaline in Love's Labour's Lost and in 2009 appeared in a radio adaptation of a story from the short-story collection The State of the Art. She reads the part of Sephy on the audio book versions of Malorie Blackman's Noughts and Crosses series. In January 2010 Nina was in a production at the Novello theatre, London, in the production of 'Cat on the Hot Tin Roof' by Tennessee Williams as Mae Pollock. Most recently, she appeared as Colly Trent in the BBC television drama, Five...