Nikki Amuka-Bird

Nikki Amuka-Bird

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1976-02-27 (45 years old) · Gender: Female · Place of Birth: Delta State, Nigeria

21 Movies · 14 TV shows

Biography

Nikki Amuka-Bird (born 1976) is a Nigerian-born British actress of the stage, television and film.

Personal Life

She was married to actor Geoffrey Streatfeild from 2003 to 2010.

Early Life

Amuka-Bird was born in Delta, Nigeria, where her father still lives. She left there as a young child with her mother and was brought up in England, Lagos and in Antigua. Attending boarding-school in Britain, Amuka-Bird originally hoped to be a dancer. That ambition was thwarted by injury:I hurt my back and at that point was deciding what to do university-wise and I thought I would try for drama college because I knew you could do some dancing there but it didn’t have to take over everything. It was only really when I went to drama college that that world [acting] opened up to me and I fell in love with it and became obsessed like everybody else.She went to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) and subsequently performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC).

Movies & TV shows

2021.

2 Movies
Old

Old

2021
Old

Old

6.77
2021
A group of families on a tropical holiday discover that the secluded beach where they are staying is causing them to age rapidly, reducing their entire lives into a single day.

2020.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Avenue 5

Avenue 5

6
2020
40 years in the future, space captain Ryan Clark and the crew of the luxury space cruise ship Avenue 5 navigate disgruntled passengers and unexpected events after experiencing technical difficulties o...
Vert

Vert

2020
On the night of their 20th anniversary, Emelia discovers a deeply hidden secret about her husband’s identity through a pair of VR glasses, buried inside of him since before the two met.

2019.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Gold Digger

Gold Digger

6
2019
Julia is wealthy and falls in love with a man 25 years her junior. As the series progresses, the impact their unconventional relationship has on her family is explored and the secrets of their past ar...
The Laundromat

The Laundromat

6.25
2019
When her idyllic vacation takes an unthinkable turn, Ellen Martin begins investigating a fake insurance policy, only to find herself down a rabbit hole of questionable dealings that can be linked to a...
The Personal History of David Copperfield

The Personal History of David Copperfield

6.25
2019
A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens' semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its icon character as he navigat...

2018.

3 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Hard Sun

Hard Sun

6
2018
Five years before the end of the world, two detectives are working together.
To Provide All People

To Provide All People

2018
To mark the 70th anniversary of the birth of the National Health Service, renowned poet Owen Sheers takes us on a journey that weaves the extraordinary story of the birth of Nye Bevan's vision of free...
The Children Act

The Children Act

2018
A High Court judge has to decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
A Private War

A Private War

7
2018
Marie Colvin is one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless.

2017.

1 Movie
Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time

Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time

2017
The Twelfth Doctor stumbles on his first incarnation as he nears regeneration. It takes a captain, a glassavatar and a familiar face to convince the doctors the universe still needs them.

2016.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Quarry

Quarry

6.24
2016
The story of a Marine who returned home from Vietnam in 1972 and was ostracized by the public. As he struggles to cope with his experiences at war, he is drawn into a network of killing and corruption...
Denial

Denial

1
2016
Deborah E is a historian. Lipstadt has to prove the Holocaust happened.
NW

NW

2016
Two friends from a northwest London housing estate are together again when one of them is facing a personal crisis.

2015.

1 Movie
Jupiter Ascending

Jupiter Ascending

5.98
2015
An impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal conflict within a powerful dynasty in a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity.

2014.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
Lovesick

Lovesick

2014
Dylan has to get in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know he has an STD.
The Face of an Angel

The Face of an Angel

2014
The story of a murder and its prime suspect is being pursued by two people.
TV
Inside No. 9

Inside No. 9

3.5
2014
An anthology of darkly comic twisted tales, each one taking place behind a door marked 'number 9'

2012.

1 TV show
TV
Sinbad

Sinbad

2012
The son of the powerful Lord Akbari was accidentally killed by Sinbad. Sinbad's brother was killed in front of his eyes for the blood debt. Sinbad is cursed by his grandmother for the death of his bro...

2011.

1 Movie
Coriolanus

Coriolanus

3.5
2011
Coriolanus, also known as Caius Martius, is an arrogant and fearsome general who protects Rome from its enemies. Coriolanus was pushed by his mother to seek the position of consul and is unpopular wit...

2010.

1 TV show
TV
Luther

Luther

6.83
2010
A dark psychological crime drama starring Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts.

2009.

1 TV show
TV
Small Island

Small Island

2009
The stories of Jamaicans and Londoners involved in World War Two are intricately connected. Gilbert wants to become a lawyer and Queenie wants to escape her roots in Lincolnshire. We trace the tangled...

2008.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
The Disappeared

The Disappeared

2008
Matthew Ryan is trying to put his life back together after the disappearance of his brother. The past keeps coming back to him.
TV
Survivors

Survivors

6
2008
Survivors was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. It depicts the lives of a group of people who survived a virulent unknown strain of influenza which has wiped out most of...

2006.

3 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Torchwood

Torchwood

6.07
2006
A team of people are investigating the unusual, the strange and the extraterrestrial.
Born Equal

Born Equal

2006
Four characters living in one neighborhood in London, all living dramatically different lives, all of them on the edge, see their stories unfold.
Shoot the Messenger

Shoot the Messenger

2006
Shoot the Messenger is about a man's journey towards self-discovery. His community's expectations are challenged on the way.
Cargo

Cargo

2006
A young backpacker gets into trouble in Africa and takes a cargo ship to Europe.

2005.

1 TV show
TV
Afterlife

Afterlife

5.56
2005
Robert Bridge became involved in a series of supernatural events.

2003.

1 TV show
TV
Canterbury Tales

Canterbury Tales

2003
There were six dramas called The Canterbury Tales. Each story is an adaptation of a story from the 14th century.

2000.

1 Movie
Forgive and Forget

Forgive and Forget

2000
David O'Neil is a plasterer and Theo is a student. Their friendship has become strained as Theo is about to move in with his girlfriend. David starts scheming to break up the loving couple by using Ha...

Unknown Year.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Citadel

Citadel

There was a secret plan. The series was called an action-packed spy series.
Persuasion

Persuasion

Anne Elliot lives with her snobby family on the verge of bankruptcy. Anne has to choose between putting the past behind her or listening to her heart when it comes to second chances.
The Outfit

The Outfit

Leonard worked on London's famous Savile Row. In a rough part of town, he ran a tailor shop that made beautiful clothes for the only people who could afford them: a family of vicious mobsters.
Last updated: 
Product
contacts@moviefit.me
Terms and Conditions
Affiliate Disclosure
Privacy Policy
Social Media
Twitter
Pinterest
Download
iOS Application
Android Application