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BAFTA Awards 2017: Nigerian Wunmi Mosaku wins Best Supporting Actress

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British Nigerian actress Wunmi Mosaku has won the award for Best Supporting Actress at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards.

Mosaku who was born in Zaria in 1986 and emigrated to England, won for her portrayal of Gloria Taylor- mother of Damilola Taylor, a Nigerian school boy murdered in London.

Mosaku graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2007 and has been gradually building up an acting portfolio, appearing in several theatre productions.

The 2017 BAFTA’s was held at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank and attended by British TV’s biggest stars including Ant and Dec, Olivia Colman, Thandie Newton and Ed Balls.

Nigeria News.

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