Raised in Finsbury Park, North London, Naomie Harris' first major breakthrough performance came in 2002 with 28 Days Later. She received further acclaim in the blockbuster film franchise Pirates of The Caribbean.
On television, Harris starred in the BBCâ€™s Small Island and the UKâ€™s popular TV adaptation of Zadie Smithâ€™s bestselling novel,White Teeth.
The actress graduated with honors from Cambridge University before training at the prestigious Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. She has won various awards, including Best Actress at The Royal Television Society Awards and the Screen Nation Awards.
Harris will next appear in Nelson Mandela biopic Long Walk To Freedom opposite Idris Elba. She will also star in the upcoming James Bond installment Skyfall, set to release in the U.S. Nov. 9.