Gugu was born in Oxford, England. After Graduating from RADA in 2004 she appeared in TV series Bad Girls, Bonekickers and Doctor Who. In 2013 She starred in Amma Asante's film Belle, playing the eponymous historical character, Dido.Followed by starring in Gina Prince-Bythewood's film Beyond The Lights
The new eight-episode series was written and directed by Swanberg, starring the likes of Orlando Bloom, Malin Åkerman, Michael Chernus, Marc Maron, Kiersey Clemons, Elizabeth Reaser, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jake Johnson, Aya Cash, Dave Franco, Jane Adams, Hannibal Buress, Emily Ratajkowski, Aislinn Derbez, Mauricio Ochmann, Jacqueline Toboni, Zazie Beetz and Evan Joingkeit.
You can see them all in the photos above, while the new teaser goes a bit more abstract:
So reads the official synopsis:
Easy is an anthology series from creator Joe Swanberg that explores diverse Chicago characters as they fumble through the modern maze of love, sex, technology and culture.
We’ll see for ourselves as early as September 23, as Netflix has – not now, nor will it ever – any chill.