Naomi Ackie Bio
|Naomi Ackie is a British actress born in 1992 in London. She is popularly known for her role in Lady Macbeth which has earned her British Independent Film Awards ( BIFA ) nominations twice.|
|Age||26 years as at 2018|
|Education||Royal Central School of Speech and Drama|
|Awards||British Independent Film Awards|
Naomi Ackie Biography
Naomi Ackie (born c. 1992) is a British actress. In 2017, she won a BIFA for most promising newcomer. She is best known for her secondary role in Lady Macbeth (2016), her lead role in the film industry, which included being nominated twice for the British Independent Film Awards.
Naomi Ackie Named as a Cast in ‘Star Wars Episode IX’
Disney and Lucasfilm have officially announced the cast of Star Wars 9 as filming is set to kick off next week. In addition to plenty of familiar faces, both from the original trilogy and the last couple of adventures in the sequel, some new cast members have officially boarded what is being billed as the final chapter in the Skywalker saga by the studio. Those new additions include Richard E. Grant and Naomi Ackie.
Of the two new additions, Naomi Ackie is undoubtedly the lesser-known, but she’s not a total newbie.
Naomi Ackie Role in ‘Star Wars Episode IX’
Redditor FOOSLS posted to the Star Wars Speculation subreddit a supposedly leaked early storyline for Star Wars Episode IX. The remnants of the Resistance travel to the “unknown regions” of the galaxy five years after The Last Jedi after they’re tipped off by an insider.
“The tip leads them to a planet in the unknown regions,” the apparent leak reads, “and they must infiltrate a First Order command station to extract a young female alien prodigy who is the key to navigating these regions.” The ultimate goal is to expose to the expanse galaxy the horrifying practices that the First Order engages.
Reaction on Twitter on the Naming of Naomi Ackie as a Cast in ‘Star Wars Episode IX’
this is Naomi Ackie and she’s going to be joining the cast of star wars episode ix pic.twitter.com/bcOFqrL1Zt
— 💌 (@diaisyridley) July 27, 2018
So uhhhh why is nobody talking about ANOTHER BLACK WOMAN LEAD IN STAR WARS?????!!!!!Congratulations to Naomi Ackie!! pic.twitter.com/BiW7Vieq6M
— Kira | Assigned Jedi at Birth (@RidleysDriver) July 27, 2018
"JOINING THE CAST OF EPISODE IX [IS] NAOMI ACKIE" HELLO????????? pic.twitter.com/28iChsspSw
— mitth'ot'nuruodo (@yavin_iv) July 27, 2018