Michaela Coel


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Michaela was born on October 1st 1987 as Michaela Boakye-Collinson to Ghanaian parents and brought up in Tower Hamlets by her mother, a devout member of the Pentecostal church who instilled her religion into Michaela and her sister - something that she would later draw on for her play 'Chewing Gum Dreams. ' Already a poet and performance artist , ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 26 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

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Chewing Gum Tracey
(2015-2017)
(2020)
(2017)
Been So Long Simone
(2018)

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 2020 I May Destroy You (TV Series)
Arabella
- Ego Death (2020) ... Arabella
- Would You Like to Know the Sex? (2020) ... Arabella
- The Cause the Cure (2020) ... Arabella
- Line Spectrum Border (2020) ... Arabella
 2018 Black Earth Rising (TV Series)
Kate Ashby
- The Forgiving Earth (2018) ... Kate Ashby
- Double Bogey on the Ninth (2018) ... Kate Ashby
- The Game's True Nature (2018) ... Kate Ashby
- The Eyes of the Devil (2018) ... Kate Ashby
- A Bowl of Cornflakes (2018) ... Kate Ashby
 2018 Been So Long
Simone
 2016-2017 Black Mirror (TV Series)
Shania / Airport Stewardess
- USS Callister (2017) ... Shania
- Nosedive (2016) ... Airport Stewardess
 2017 Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
Resistance Monitor
 2015-2017 Chewing Gum (TV Series)
Tracey
- Age Ain't Nothing But a Number (2017) ... Tracey
- Road Trip (2017) ... Tracey
- Orlando (2017) ... Tracey
- I Just Need Some Company (2017) ... Tracey
- Replacements (2017) ... Tracey
 2016 The Aliens (TV Mini Series)
Lilyhot
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... Lilyhot
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... Lilyhot
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Lilyhot
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Lilyhot
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Lilyhot
 2015 London Spy (TV Mini Series)
Journalist
- Strangers (2015) ... Journalist
 2014 Chewing Gum Blap (TV Movie)
Tracey
 2013 Top Boy (TV Series)
Kayla
- Episode #2.4 (2013) ... Kayla
- Episode #2.3 (2013) ... Kayla
 2013 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Maid
- Paternal (2013) ... Maid
 2010 Malachi (Short)
Donna Locke (as Michaela-Moses Boakye-Collinson)
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Blogsite | Music site

Alternate Names:

Michaela-Moses Boakye-Collinson

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

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