Jessica Yu Li Henwick is an English actress. She is the first actress of East Asian descent to play the lead role in a British television series, having starred in the children's show Spirit Warriors. She is also known for her roles as Nymeria Sand in HBO series Game of Thrones, X-wing pilot Jessika Pava in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and the character Colleen Wing in Iron Fist, The Defenders and the second season of Luke Cage. She also starred in the movie Underwater as Emily Haversham.
|Born:||Jessica Yu Li Henwick, August 30, 1992, Surrey, England, UK|
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About Jessica Henwick
English actress who became an international star with her roles on series like Game of Thrones and blockbuster films like Star Wars: The Force Awakens. She is also known to fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe for her role as Colleen Wing.
She was raised in Surrey, England. She received her acting training from the Redroofs Theatre School and the National Youth Theatre.
Her role on the children's series Spirit Warriors made her the first East Asian actress to play the lead role in a British television series
Her father is Mark Henwick.
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- People educated at Redroofs Theatre School
- English martial artists
- Actresses from Surrey
- National Youth Theatre members
- English child actresses