Naomie Melanie Harris OBE is an English actress.
Naomie Harris was born on born September 6, 1976, in London, England. Her mother Lisselle Kayla is a television scriptwriter. Kayla is from Jamaica while her father belongs to Trinidad.
Harris is the only child of her parents. Her parents were separated before her birth, and Harris was raised by her mother and had no contact with her father. Harris went to St Marylebone School before attending Woodhouse College in London.
From an early age, Harris showed an interest in acting. She joined the prestigious Anna Scher Theatre School, from where Noamie won roles such as Simon and the Witch (1987) and The Tomorrow People (1992).
Later she went on to study political and social sciences at Pembroke College, Cambridge University. But Harris did not enjoy this experience. After her graduation from the University, Harris trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Naomie Harris began her acting career in 1987 as a child star, appearing in the television series Simon and the Witch. Naomie also starred in the remake of the Sci-Fi series The Tomorrow People. She starred as Susan in The Witch of Edmonton at the Southwark Playhouse in 2000.
In November 2002, she starred in Danny Boyle’s post-apocalyptic film 28 Days Later. The same year, she appeared in Zadie Smith’s White Teeth. She was part of Skyfall (2012), twenty-third James Bond installment. In which she starred as Eve Moneypenny and became the first black actress to play Moneypenny.
Naomie has also appeared in movies Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, and Michael Mann’s Miami Vice.
Some other of her acting credits include Explicit Ills, Ninja Assassin, Skyfall, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, Southpaw, Spectre, Moonlight, Collateral Beauty, Rampage and Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle.
Naomie Harris is in a relationship with a guy named Peter Legler, since October 2012. Legler doesn’t belong to the entertainment industry and details about their relationship are not known.
Previously harris has dated actor Chiwitel Ejiofor (2000-2007) and American actor Chris Evans (2007 to 2012).
She has been linked to actor Orlando Bloom and the late fashion photographer, David Sorrenti also.
Queen Elizabeth II appointed Naomie Harris as Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2017’s New Years Honours in recognition of her services to drama industry.
Naomie Harris’s net worth is $4 Million.