Jessica Henwick

by ABitOfADecline on February 28, 2016

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Birth Name: Jessica Yu Li Henwick

Place of Birth: Surrey North Western, Surrey, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: August 30, 1992

Ethnicity:
*English (father)
*Chinese Singaporean (mother)

Jessica Henwick is a British actress. Her father, Mark E. Henwick, is a Zambian-born, white English writer. Her mother, Pearlyn Goh Kun Shan, is Chinese Singaporean.

Jessica is known for her roles as Nymeria Sand in Game of Thrones and Jessika “Testor” Pava in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Earlier, Jessica considered moving to Singapore to pursue an acting career, because she felt “jaded” being judged by her ethnicity rather than her acting ability.

Sources: http://www.straitstimes.com
http://www.newstatesman.com

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bablah February 12, 2017 at 11:37 am

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