August 30, 1992
29 years old
5 ft 6½ in | 169 cm tall
31-27-35 in | 81-69-89 cm
56 kg | 123.5 pounds
8.5 US | 39 EU
Jessica Yu Li Henwick was born in Surrey, England, on August 30, 1992, is an English actress.
Young Jessica Henwick first started performing with National Youth Theatre.
She made her big screen debut in adventure comedy family movie St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009) in uncredited role as Globe Girl.
She got her television debut in BBC children's adventure series Spirit Warriors (2010) in role as Bo.
Her breakthrough performance came as Colleen Wing in Marvel's action fiction series Iron Fist (2017–2018).
She landed her professional stage debut in production of "Running on the Cracks" (2013).
She played Jessika Pava in epic space opera film Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015).
Newness (2017) romantic drama opposite Nicholas Hoult, Laia Costa and Courtney Eaton
Underwater (2020) science fiction action horror with Kristen Stewart, Vincent Cassel and John Gallagher Jr.
On the Rocks (2020) comedy drama opposite Rashida Jones and Bill Murray
Love and Monsters (2020) monster adventure with Dylan O'Brien, Dan Ewing and Michael Rooker
The Matrix Resurrections (2021) sci-fi action opposite Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Priyanka Chopra
Silk (2014) BBC drama series in role as Amy Lang
She guest starred as Chloe Ilson in ITV detective drama series Lewis (2014).
She had recurring role as Nymeria Sand in HBO fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones (2015-2017).
She played Colleen Wing in Marvel's action fiction series Iron Fist (2017–2018), also make an appearance in The Defenders (2017) and Luke Cage (2018).
She voiced Alexia in Netflix animated television series Blood of Zeus (2020-2021).
Attended the Redroofs Theatre School.
She was a member of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.
She also played piano competitively as a child.
Has two brothers.
Has Singaporean, Chinese, Zambian and English ancestry.
She voiced Enu Hanna Roth in video game Dreamfall Chapters: The Longest Journey (2015-2016).
Lives in London, England, United Kingdom.
She dated Martial artist and stuntman Johnny Yang.