Noma Dumezweni Biography

 
Bio:
Theatre includes: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Original Company (Palace Theatre, London), Linda (Royal Court), Feast, Belong (Royal Court); A Human Being Died That Night (Hampstead Theatre, The Fugard and The Market theatres in South Africa/Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY); Carmen Disruption ... (read more)
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Bio:
Theatre includes: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Original Company (Palace Theatre, London), Linda (Royal Court), Feast, Belong (Royal Court); A Human Being Died That Night (Hampstead Theatre, The Fugard and The Market theatres in South Africa/Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY); Carmen Disruption ... (read more)

Theatre includes: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Original Company (Palace Theatre, London), Linda (Royal Court), Feast, Belong (Royal Court); A Human Being Died That Night (Hampstead Theatre, The Fugard and The Market theatres in South Africa/Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY); Carmen Disruption (Almeida); 'Tis Pity She's A Whore (Shakespeare's Globe); Henry V (Noel Coward); President of an Empty Room, The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other (NT); Macbeth, Breakfast with Mugabe, The Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet (RSC); A Raisin in the Sun (Young Vic/Lyric Hammersmith - Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role); The Bogus Woman (The Red Room, Traverse and Bush Theatres).



Film includes: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Director Chiwetel Ejiofor), Mary Poppins Returns, The Incident, Dirty Pretty Things and Macbeth.



Television includes: "Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: The Hood Maker" (Channel 4), "Black Earth Rising" (BBC), "Capital," "Frankie," "Dr Who," "Summerhill," and "Fallout."



Noma made her directing debut at the Royal Court Theatre in February 2016 with I See You by Mongiwekhaya.

Noma Dumezweni Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2018 - Best Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
 
Theatre World Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and The Cursed Child
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two
 
Olivier Awards - 2017 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role Gold Star
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child