Sophia was born in the UK, is of African/Iranian heritage and speaks fluent Farsi with a very strong singing voice.
She graduated from Arts Educational Schools London (Artsed) in 2006 with a BA honours in Musical Theatre.
Sophia has recently been cast as a season regular in Amazon’s new and high profile TV Series ‘Lord of the Rings’ and you can also catch her playing the lead Captain Hey Ho in Cbeebies hit children’s TV show ‘Swashbuckle’
She has versatile experience in Voice Over Work including ‘Internal Architecture’ (Audio book by Lauren Beukes) ‘National Trust’ (Commercial Advert) and various work for ELT.
She has also had a long and successful Career in theatre, her credits include ‘Miss Littlewood’ (RSC); Leading role Dexter in ‘Vice Versa’(RSC) and 'England People Very Nice' (Royal National Theatre). She played the leading role of Miss Sofia in the European premiere of ‘'The Color Purple' (Menier Chocolate Factory) for which she was nominated for a WhatsOnStage ‘Best Supporting Actress Award’ and ‘Best Supporting Role in a Musical’ by the Evening Standard and Broadway World.
Location: Auckland, New Zealand