Tameka Empson





4/16/1977 , London, England

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British actress Tameka Empson was 18 when she made her feature film debut, playing a sharp-tongued black South London teenager who taunts her friends when she discovers they are homosexuals in Beautiful Thing (1996). She studied at the Anna Scher Theatre School from the age of seven. As a professional actress, Empson first appeared in the BBC television production Thinkabout.

Her career has taken a big rise this year, when she and two other comedians came together to from the Hidden Camera Comedy show '3 Non Blondes'. The series went on to huge critical acclaim when it's pilot episode aired on BBC Three in the UK in February this year. After huge success with viewers, its now into its second series and a third is planned. Tameka is also due to appear in several British movies over the next year.