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Letitia Wright (Letitia Michelle Wright) was born on 31 October, 1993 in Georgetown, Guyana, is an English actress. Discover Letitia Wright's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 27 years old?

Popular As Letitia Michelle Wright
Occupation Actress
Age 29 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born 31 October 1993
Birthday 31 October
Birthplace Georgetown, Guyana
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2019

In 2019, Wright won the BAFTA Rising Star Award. In April 2019, Wright appeared alongside Donald Glover and Rihanna in Guava Island, a short musical film released by Amazon Studios, before reprising her role as Shuri in Avengers: Endgame.

2018

Wright co-starred in the 2018 film Black Panther, playing the role of Shuri, King T'Challa's sister and princess of Wakanda. Part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the film also starred Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, and Danai Gurira. Wright won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture for her work in the film, and reprised the role in Avengers: Infinity War, which was released two months later. Also in 2018, Wright appeared as Reb in Steven Spielberg's film adaptation of the 2011 science-fiction novel Ready Player One. Wright features as one of the cameos in Drake's music video for "Nice for What".

In 2018 Wright was also featured in an amazing theatre play called The Convert, which was played at the Young Vic theatre in England/London. The play was based on an English-speaking missionary in the 19th centuries, where the Africans were trained to speak Victorian English and engage in Christianity. This play was set in 1985, a Black male catholic teacher and missionary called Chilford, occupied a mission house in Rhodesian Salisbury.(Billington, 2020) He is a Zimbabwean man that has now adapt to the British colonial power, with a European manner and speech. Chilford is longing to be a full priest by the British colonialism power. (Review: The Convert (Young Vic | WhatsOnStage, 2020) On the other hand Letitia Wright, plays the character of a Jekesai, a young Rhodesia girl that is being forced into marriage by her uncle, but luckily got saved by the Catholic teacher, Chilford.(Review: The Convert (Young Vic) | WhatsOnStage, 2020) Jekesai believes in her ancestral tribes, loves her family and only speaks Shona, but things are about to change now that she lives with a man that believes only in Christianity and a man that left his family at a very tender age to fight for his passion which is to be a father someday. Chilford took Jekesai into his house and changes her name into Ester and commanded her to stay away from her family and to no longer speaks Shona or have any sort of believes in her ancestors. (Young Vic) | WhatsOnStage, 2020) As Jekesai adapted to the life of Mr Chilford, she began to act like him and believed in Christianity. She started referring to herself as Ester and constantly conversating in the Victorian language (English). Does Jekesai/Ester become aware of her mistakes later on or does she forever become a young girl that was adopted into a Victorian life style? (Edited by Blessing Atutie)

In November 2018 it was announced that Wright would be starring alongside John Boyega in a novel adaption of Hold Back The Stars. Wright will appear in 2020's Death on the Nile. She has also been cast in Steve McQueen's upcoming mini-series Small Axe.

Wright has been vocal about her struggles with depression. In 2018, she told Vanity Fair that when she first experienced depression at the age of 20, she "was in the dark going through so many bad things". Wright credits her faith for helping her overcome her depression, which she discovered after attending a London actors' Bible study meeting. To focus on her recovery and her faith, she declined film roles. She later explained she "needed to take a break from acting" and "went on a journey to discover my relationship with God, and I became a Christian."

2015

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts named Wright among the 2015 group of BAFTA Breakthrough Brits for her role in the award-winning film Urban Hymn. In 2018, she achieved global recognition for her portrayal of Shuri in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Black Panther. She reprised the role in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, the latter of which is the highest-grossing film of all time. In 2019, she received the BAFTA Rising Star Award.

2006

Wright performed in school plays, but credits her desire to be a professional actress to the 2006 film Akeelah and the Bee. She found Keke Palmer's performance inspiring, remarking that the role "resonated. It's one of the reasons why I'm here". She attended the Identity School of Acting, enrolling at the age of 16. She appeared in two episodes of Holby City and Top Boy in 2011. She had a small role in My Brother the Devil in 2012, where she was recognized by Screen International as one of its 2012 Stars of Tomorrow. Michael Caton-Jones cast Wright in her first leading role in Urban Hymn (2015), which brought her to the attention of Hollywood. The same year, she appeared in an episode of Doctor Who, and the following year, she began a recurring role as Renie on Humans. During this time, she also appeared in the play Eclipsed in the London's Gate Theatre. In 2017, Wright starred in the Black Mirror episode "Black Museum"; her performance earned her a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.

1993

Letitia Michelle Wright (born 31 October 1993) is a Guyanese-English actress. Beginning her professional career in 2011, she has played roles in several British TV series, including Top Boy, Coming Up, Chasing Shadows, Humans, the Doctor Who episode "Face the Raven" and the Black Mirror episode "Black Museum"; for the latter she received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.