Who is Mimi Ndiweni?
Mimi Ndiweni is a British Zimbabwean actress who rose to fame for her work in theatres, especially with the Royal Shakespeare Company, before moving on to on-screen roles. She is best known worldwide as Ester/Jekasai in the play “The Convert”, and as Fringilla Vigo in the fantasy adventure series “The Witcher”, among other roles.
Mimi Ndiweni – The naked truth: age, youth and education
Mimi Ndiweni was born on August 31, 1991 in England; she is of Zimbabwean descent from her father’s side, and her mother is English. She is proud of her African roots and cherishes the African culture. She has been interested in acting from a young age and while she was in high school she joined the Yvonne Arnaud Mill Street Studios. After this she enrolled at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff.
Career start and work in theater
Mimi’s career began in 2013, when she graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama; she won the Spotlight award for playing Jenna Marbles in the play “How to Get Guys to Leave You Alone” – some past winners of the prestigious award include Judi Dench, Robert Lindsay and Zoe Wanamaker. She joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2013 and appeared in several high-profile projects over the next two years.
She made her debut as Laskarina Bouboulina in the play “The Ant and the Cicada”, then played Ophelia in “Hamlet” and Lucentio in “Taming of the Shrew”, while also playing Tiger Lily in the play “Wendy and Peter Pan” . , before leaving the RSC to focus more on her television career.
Nevertheless, she has since returned to the RSC several times and starred in other popular plays, including the lead role as Jekesai/Ester in “The Convert”, performed at The Gate Theatre, London.
Other appearances include the role of Tammy Gaye in “Soul”, and as Cordelia in the play “King Lear”.
Mimi made her on screen debut in the movie “Cinderella” as Slipper Lady, while in 2016 she played the role of Tilly Brockless in the TV drama series “Mr. Selfridge” In the same year, she played Eshe in the movie “The Legend of Tarzan”, starring Alexander Skarsgard, Samuel L. Jackson, and Margot Robbie.
In the same year, she also appeared in the television movie “The Last Dragonslayer” starring Adeel Akhtar, Matt Berry and Danielle Bjelic.
Mimi continued her career quite successfully, first with the role of DC Andrea Reed in the TV crime drama series “Rellik”, starring Richard Dormer, Jodi Balfour and Paterson Joseph, then in the action fantasy adventure film “Star Wars: Episode IX- The Rise of Skywalker” in 2019.
She rose to stardom when she was chosen for the role of Fringilla in the TV series “The Witcher”, which gained huge popularity, promoting Mimi and other stars of the series to stardom, including Anya Chalotra and Freya Allan. Her most recent role was as Beatrice in the TV comedy series “In the Long Run” (2019).
Mimi Ndiweni Net worth, height, weight and appearance
Mimi Ndiweni is a rising star and her career both on screen and stage has added a lot to her wealth. According to sources, Mimi Ndiweni’s net worth is around $600,000 as of early 2020.
Mimi is 1.73 m tall while she weighs about 127 lbs ~ 58 kg. Her vital stats are 34-25-35 inches and her bra size is 34B. She has brown eyes and black curly hair.
Mimi Ndiweni Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single
Mimi likes her personal life far away from the media buzz and rumor. However, once you achieve world fame, you can’t live privately without rumours, and as a result, Mimi has been linked to some of her co-stars, but remains single to this day, mainly focused on her rise to fame. career.
Mimi Ndiweni News, facts, influence
Mimi became an international star thanks to the huge success of “The Witcher”, and she is most acclaimed for the role she played in the series, of which she wrote numerous magazines. But a different take on her success had the short film “Dishonour” from 2017, in which she starred as six different characters and was praised by numerous critics.
It is also known that Mimi will return to the cast of “The Witcher” for the second season, which is scheduled to premiere in 2021.
Mimi is also interested in singing but has not pursued a musical career for now. Her first love is theatre, and she has said Whoopi Goldberg was her role model and inspiration to start acting as a professional career.
Mimi is a very private person and keeps her Instagram page private; nevertheless, since gaining the world, the number of her followers has increased and she now often shares pictures from movie and television sets, as well as from her personal life.