Category Archives: British Black Actresses

Natalie Gumede {Strictly Come Dancing} Is Ill

Reblogged By: De De Tillman;  International Celebrity Blogger

Source:standard.co.uk

Posted: Sunday November 10, 2013 @ 2:24 p.m PST

 

The former Coronation Street actress had been due to perform a jive with professional partner Artem Chigvintsev last night to Proud Mary by Tina Turner but was ruled out after fainting twice during rehearsals.

The audience was told: “As you may have seen, we are missing a couple tonight. Sadly Natalie was taken ill during a dress rehearsal and won’t be taking part in tonight’s show.”

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Naomie Harris (English Actress) Bond Girl 007 “Skyfall” November 9, 2012

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Source: IMDb

Posted: Wednesday August 15, 2012 @4:20 p.m PST

 

Actress Naomie Harris was born Naomie Melanie Harris September 6, 1976 in London England.  She is best known for her starring role as Selena in 28 Days Late and her supporting turn as Tia Dalma/Calypso in the second and third Pirates of the Caribbean films.  Harris would feature as a Bond Girl in the next  Jame s Bond movie,  Skyfall.

According to, Wikipedia,  Harris  said “When I went to Cambridge University, Mum said I wouldn’t fit in and she was right,” she explains. “I hated it. The people there were so different to me. They talked about Eton and skiing and here I was, this black girl from Finsbury Park. I just felt so lonely. There was only one other black person in my year; I was very unhappy and cried every day.”

Skyfall, stars are Daniel Craig, Helen McCrory and Javier Bardem. Harris is to play “Eve.”

 

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