Nikki Amuka-Bird is a Nigerian-born British actress of the stage, television and film. In addition to her numerous television roles and the RSC, she has performed onstage with the National Theatre and the Oxford Stage Company, amongst others.
Date of Birth: 10 March 1976
Marital Status: Married
State of Origin: Delta State
Movies Acted: House of Fools, Jupiter Ascending, Death in Paradise, Survivors, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, The Whistleblowers
She abandoned her dancing aspirations after suffering a back injury. After attending LAMDA, she joined the Royal Shakespeare Company.
In 2003, Amuka-Bird married actor Geoffrey Streatfeild, whom she met while touring with the RSC in Japan. The marriage lasted seven years.