Place of Birth: Brent, London, England
Date of Birth: c. September, 1968
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Sophie Okonedo is a British actress. Her father, Henry E. B. Okonedo, was Nigerian. Her mother, Joan E. (Allman), is Jewish (from a family that immigrated from Poland and Russia). Sophie was raised by her mother. Sophie identifies as Jewish, and grew up attending synagogue.
Sophie’s maternal grandparents are Max Allman (the son of Isidore Allman and Annie Blinsky) and Jean/Janey Gelbert.
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