Gugu was born in Oxford, England, she appeared in TV series Bad Girls, Bonekickers and Doctor Who. In 2013 She starred in Amma Asante's film Belle.Followed by starring in Gina Prince-Bythewood's film Beyond The Lights. Also starred in Jupiter Ascending, Concussion, Free State of Jones, Miss Sloane and Beauty and the Beast.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw explains how 'San Junipero’, her episode of Black Mirror season three, is actually pretty comforting. Also: stray ostriches and dancing scenes. Black Mirror season three is out on Netflix on October 21.