Adjoa Andoh

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NameAdjoa Andoh
Age61 years
BirthdayJan 14, 1963
Net worth
ProfessionBritish Actor

Adjoa Andoh is a British actor born on January 14, 1963. She is famous for her acting in theater, film, and television. Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon (1982) ,Haunted (1995), The Calcium Kid (2004), Brotherhood (2010) ,and Invictus (2009) ,Victor Frankenstein (2015) ,Julius Caesar (2005) ,Adulthood (2008), The Infidel (2010) ,The Shadow Line (2011) ,Pride and Prejudice (2010) ,Midsomer Murders (2009) ,Silent Witness (2004) ,Bridgerton (2020),EastEnders (2006), Law & Order: UK (2013) ,Casualty (2001) ,New Tricks (2015) ,Line of Duty (2019) ,Waking the Dead (2003) ,Death in Paradise (2018) ,Holby City (2008) ,Wire in the Blood (2004), The Dumping Ground (2014-2015) etc.

Net worth 

Talking about Adjoa Andoh’s net worth it is still under review as of 2024.

Early Life, Education, and Parents

Adjoa Andoh was born in Bristol, a vibrant city. She has had a passion for acting since she was a child. Her early life and education have not been extensively documented, but her passion for the arts was evident from an early age. Her mother was a teacher, while her father was a journalist and musician from Ghana. She also has a brother. Andoh grew up in Wickwar in Gloucestershire. After a while, her family moved after her father got a job with British Aerospace. She studied at Katharine Lady Berkeley’s School and then started studying law at Bristol Polytechnic, but only after two years did she leave the school to pursue an acting career.

Adjoa Andoh

Filmography

Film

YearTitleRoleType
1991London South WestMarionShort film
1995What My Mother Told MeJesse
Circles of Deceit: Dark SecretDanielaTV film
1998A Rather English MarriageMandy HulmeTV film
2004Every Time You Look at MeMrs. BerryTV film
2005ChopratownAbebeTV film
2007The Shadow in the NorthJessie SaxonTV film
2008Mrs In-BetweenyEllenTV film
AdulthoodMrs Peel
2009InvictusBrenda Mazibuko
2012In the Dark HalfPathologist
Julius CaesarPortiaTV film; Royal Shakespeare Company Live
2013Closed CircuitNews Reporter 2
2015The HealerOffice Worker
2016BrotherhoodAgnes Peel
Les Liaisons DangereusesMadame de VolangesNational Theatre Live
2018Julius CaesarCascaTV film; National Theatre Live
2019FracturedDr. Jacobs
BrightonAlice
2020The Lennox ReportLouiseShort film
2022The Smeds and The SmoosGrandmother SmooVoice; TV film
2023Mog’s ChristmasNarratorVoice; TV film

Television

YearTitleRoleType
1990–1991EastEndersKaren9 episodes
1992Waiting for GodAngela AveryEpisode: “Sleeping Pills”
1992–2004The BillMrs Hughes, Diana Holt, Mrs Baptiste3 episodes: “A Blind Eye”, “Grey Area”, “236”
1993, 2000–2003CasualtyMaggie, Colette Kierney/Griffiths73 episodes
1994The Brittas EmpireReporterEpisode: “High Noon”
1995Health and EfficiencySister Beth Williams2 episodes: “The Old Dope Peddler”, “Five Have Plenty of Fun”
The Tomorrow PeopleAmanda Jones3 episodes
1996Paul Merton in Galton and Simpson’s…Defence CounselEpisode: “Twelve Angry Men”
Testament: The Bible in AnimationRuth1 episode (Voice)
Thief TakersMrs. HigginsEpisode: “Bad Blood”
1997Peak PracticeDr Nixon2 episodes: “Letting Go”, “The Price”
1998Close RelationsAprilMini-Series
The Adventures of Captain PugwashToniVoice; 3 episodes
1999Jonathan CreekAnthea SpaceyEpisode: “The Curious Tale of Mr Spearfish”
2005Daziel and PascoeKatie Bevins2 episodes
2006–2008Doctor WhoSister JattEpisode: “New Earth”
Francine Jones7 episodes: “Smith and Jones”, “The Lazarus Experiment”, “42”, “The Sound of Drums”, “Last of the Time Lords”, “The Stolen Earth”, “Journey’s End”
2007Wire in the BloodCeleste DaviesEpisode: “The Colour of Amber”
2007-2020Silent WitnessDI Nina Rosen / Dr. Lami Falase4 episodes
2009–2011M.I. HighHead of MI9Recurring character
2009-2010MissingDCI Lauren Ford3 episodes
2011Scott & BaileyJaniceEpisode: “Execution”
2011-2014Law & Order: UKLillyRecurring character, 8 episode
2012The Charles Dickens ShowMary SeacoleEpisode: “Health”
2014Wizards vs. AliensOld BethestaThe two-part story “Daughters of Stone”.
Chasing ShadowsAngela Bale4 episodes
Grandpa in my PocketNattie ScibblerEpisode: “The Magic of the Mill on the Marsh”
The Life of Rock with Brian PernDoctor FolukeEpisode: “The Day of the Triffids”
The AwakeningMadame Lebrun5 episodes
2015New TricksAlicia WhitechurchEpisode: “The Curate’s Egg”
BroadchurchJulieEpisode: “#2.1”
CucumberMarie3 episodes
The InterceptorAndersonEpisode: “#1.1”
RiverSunday AkentolaEpisode: “#1.5”
2015–2020Thunderbirds Are GoColonel CaseyRecurring role (voice)
2016Line of DutyProsecutor2 episodes: “The Process”, “Snake Pit”
BBC Comedy FeedsMumEpisodes: “JPD”
2017Acceptable RiskMargaret Kroll3 episodes
LiarMargaret Rust3 episodes
2018Death in ParadiseCeleste JonesEpisode: “Dark Memories”
2020–presentBridgertonLady Agatha DanburyMain role
2021The WitcherNenneke2 episodes
2023The Real Crown: Inside the House of WindsorNarratorVoice role
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton StoryLady Agatha DanburyMain role; 6 Episodes
2024The Red KingLady Heather NancarrowMain role; 6 Episodes

Controversies and relationships

Andoh has quite a low profile when it comes to controversy. She has managed to maintain a professional reputation in the entertainment industry. Andoh met her husband, Howard Cunnell, in 1994 when he took over the bookshop at Battersea Arts Centre, where Andoh’s theater company, Wild Iris, had an office. They have been together since late 1995. They got married in 2001. Currently, they have two children (1996 and 1997). Andoh also has a daughter from a previous relationship. 

Adjoa Andoh

Most-asked questions

What nationality is Adjoa Andoh?

Adjoa Andoh is a British actor born on January 14, 1963. 

Does Adjoa Andoh have children?

Adjoa has three children in total.

Who plays Lady Danbury in Bridgerton?

Adjoa plays Lady Danbury in Bridgerton.

Is Adjoa Andoh a Ghanaian?

Adjoa’s mother is English, and her father is Ghanaian.

More Info

Height1.63cm
Weight
GenderFemale
NationalityBritish
BirthplaceBristol

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