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Sarah Solemani

Actor

Sarah Solemani is a British actress, writer and activist. She is best known for playing Renee Zellweger’s best friend ‘Miranda’ in Working Title’s Bridget Jones’s Baby (for which she was nominated for an Evening Standard Best Actress Award) and her starring role in the BAFTA winning sitcom Him & Her.

In addition to How To Build A Girl, her upcoming projects include the Michael Winterbottom film, Greed, which also stars Steve Coogan, Isla Fisher and Stephen Fry.

Solemani also wrote and co-produced episodes of the Emmy award winning series Barry, starring Bill Hader and Henry Winkler.

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Production (role):
HOW TO BUILD A GIRL (Angie)
Company:
Dolly Wilde Productions Ltd
Project details:
Dir. Coky Giedroyc
Production (role):
BRIDGET JONES 3 (Miranda)
Company:
Working Title Films
Project details:
Dir. Sharon Maguire
Production (role):
BAD EDUCATION: THE MOVIE (Miss Gulliver)
Company:
Bad Ed The Movie Ltd
Project details:
Dir. Elliot Hegarty
Production (role):
HECTOR (Sara)
Company:
Malitsky
Project details:
Dir. Jake Given
Production (role):
THE LOOK OF LOVE (Anna)
Company:
Revolution Films
Project details:
Dir. Michael Winterbottom
Production (role):
FAULTY (Laura)
Company:
A-Z Films
Project details:
Dir. Tony Hagger
Production (role):
NO PRESSURE (Lisa)
Company:
10:10
Project details:
Dir. Richard Curtis
Production (role):
MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS (Vera)
Company:
Norma Heyman Ltd
Project details:
Dir. Stephen Frears
Production (role):
THE TRAIN GAME (Juliette)
Company:
Blink Productions
Project details:
Dir. Juliano Ribeiro
TELEVISION
Production (role):
INSIDE NO.9 (Emily)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Matt Lipsey
Production (role):
NO OFFENCE 2 (Christine Lickberg)
Company:
Abbottvision
Project details:
Dir. Catherine Morshead
Production (role):
THE FIVE (Pru Carew - Lead)
Company:
Red Production / Sky
Project details:
Dir. Mark Tonderai
Production (role):
SECRETS: THE CONVERSATION (Charlotte - Lead)
Company:
Working Title / BBC 1
Project details:
Dir. Dominic Savage
Production (role):
BAD EDUCATION (Mrs. Gulliver - Lead Regular)
Company:
Tiger Aspect (Series 1 - 3)
Project details:
Dir. Elliot Heggarty
Production (role):
CRACKANORY (Story Teller)
Company:
Tiger Aspect
Project details:
Dir. Richard Pengelley
Production (role):
PSYCHOBITCHES (Various)
Company:
Tiger Aspect (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
Dir. Jeremy Dyson
Production (role):
HIM & HER (Becky - Lead Regular)
Company:
Big Talk Productions (Series 1 - 4)
Project details:
Dir. Richard Laxton

Winner of 2012 RTS Television Award for Best Comedy Performance
Production (role):
THE WRONG MANS (Lizzie Green - Series Regular)
Company:
BBC (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
Dir. Jim Field-Smith
Production (role):
LOVE MATTERS: APHRODITE FRY (Aphrodite Fry - Lead)
Company:
Sky Living
Project details:
Dir. Vanessa Caswill
Production (role):
THE BORGIAS (Magdelena - Guest Star)
Company:
Amblin Television
Project details:
Dir. Nell Jordan
Production (role):
SKINS (Celia Champion - Guest Star)
Company:
Channel 4
Project details:
Dir. Ben Caron
Production (role):
COMA GIRL (Siobhan - Lead)
Company:
Big Talk Productions (Pilot)
Project details:
Dir. Simon Delaney
Production (role):
PSYCHOVILLE (Emily - Series Regular)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Matt Lipsey
Production (role):
COMIC RELIEF: UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS ABBEY (Lady Mary)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Adrian Edmondson
Production (role):
SILENT WITNESS (Mary Olivant - Guest Star)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. James Strong
Production (role):
SUBURBAN SHOOTOUT (Donna - Series Regular)
Company:
Oxygen Media
Project details:
Dir. Gordon Anderson
Production (role):
ROMAN’S EMPIRE (Jenny - Series Regular)
Company:
Tiger Aspect
Project details:
Dir. Elliot Hegarty
Production (role):
HYPERDRIVE (Beautiful Alien)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. John Henderson
Production (role):
SUBURBAN SHOOTOUT (Donna - Series Regular)
Company:
Channel 5 (Series 2)
Project details:
Dir. Gordon Anderson
Production (role):
RED CAP (Gillian Jennings)
Company:
Stormy Pictures Limited
Project details:
Dir. Justin Chadwick
Production (role):
LIVING WITH TWO PEOPLE YOU LIKE INDIVIDUALLY…BUT NOT AS A COUPLE (Antonia)
Company:
BBC Solemani Train?
Project details:
Dir. David Sant
Production (role):
LIFE SKILLS (Various)
Company:
E4
Project details:
Dir. Various
THEATRE
Production (role):
THE HOUSE OR BARNARDA (Maryam)
Company:
The Almeida Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Bijan Sheibani
Production (role):
THE MAN WHO CAME TO BRUNCH (Bernice)
Company:
The Bush Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Josie Rourke
Production (role):
PORNOGRAPHY
Company:
The Tricycle Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Sean Holmes
Production (role):
SANCTUARY (Ayesha)
Company:
Royal National Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Hettie Macdonald
Production (role):
ROUGH CUTS (Lucy)
Company:
The Royal Court
Project details:
Dir. Terry Johnson
Production (role):
THE DEVIL’S APPRENTICE
Company:
Birmingham Old Rep
Project details:
Dir. Indhu Rubinsingham
Production (role):
PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF AFFECTION (Sherry)
Company:
Nabakov
Project details:
Dir. George Perrin
Production (role):
PRESENT TENSE (Angela)
Company:
Southwark Playhouse
Project details:
Dir. Mike Longhurst
Production (role):
BURNING CARS (Jessica)
Company:
Hampstead Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Nick Bagnall
Production (role):
THE GRADUATE (Elaine Robinson)
Company:
Gielgud Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Terry Johnson
Production (role):
THE QUEEF OF TERENCE (Various)
Company:
Pleasance, Edinburgh
Project details:
Dir. Matthew Dunster
Production (role):
THE BIRD FLU DIARIES (Various)
Company:
Pleasance, Edinburgh
Project details:
Dir. Joe Hill-Gibbons
Production (role):
FOOTLIGHTS NATIONAL TOUR (Various)
Company:
Cambridge Footlights
Project details:
Dir. Sam Baldock
Production (role):
PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF MARTHA & VERONICA (Various)
Company:
Edinburgh Festival
Project details:
Dir. Emma Stuart
Production (role):
AGE, SEX, LOCATION (Amanda B)
Company:
NYT / Lyric, Hammersmith
Project details:
Dir. Paul Roseby
Production (role):
GETTING THERE (Tracy)
Project details:
Dir. Paul Roseby
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS
Based:

In London

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): HOW TO BUILD A GIRL (Angie)
    Company: Dolly Wilde Productions Ltd
    Project details: Dir. Coky Giedroyc
  • Production (role): BRIDGET JONES 3 (Miranda)
    Company: Working Title Films
    Project details: Dir. Sharon Maguire
  • Production (role): BAD EDUCATION: THE MOVIE (Miss Gulliver)
    Company: Bad Ed The Movie Ltd
    Project details: Dir. Elliot Hegarty
  • Production (role): HECTOR (Sara)
    Company: Malitsky
    Project details: Dir. Jake Given
  • Production (role): THE LOOK OF LOVE (Anna)
    Company: Revolution Films
    Project details: Dir. Michael Winterbottom
  • Production (role): FAULTY (Laura)
    Company: A-Z Films
    Project details: Dir. Tony Hagger
  • Production (role): NO PRESSURE (Lisa)
    Company: 10:10
    Project details: Dir. Richard Curtis
  • Production (role): MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS (Vera)
    Company: Norma Heyman Ltd
    Project details: Dir. Stephen Frears
  • Production (role): THE TRAIN GAME (Juliette)
    Company: Blink Productions
    Project details: Dir. Juliano Ribeiro
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): INSIDE NO.9 (Emily)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Matt Lipsey
  • Production (role): NO OFFENCE 2 (Christine Lickberg)
    Company: Abbottvision
    Project details: Dir. Catherine Morshead
  • Production (role): THE FIVE (Pru Carew - Lead)
    Company: Red Production / Sky
    Project details: Dir. Mark Tonderai
  • Production (role): SECRETS: THE CONVERSATION (Charlotte - Lead)
    Company: Working Title / BBC 1
    Project details: Dir. Dominic Savage
  • Production (role): BAD EDUCATION (Mrs. Gulliver - Lead Regular)
    Company: Tiger Aspect (Series 1 - 3)
    Project details: Dir. Elliot Heggarty
  • Production (role): CRACKANORY (Story Teller)
    Company: Tiger Aspect
    Project details: Dir. Richard Pengelley
  • Production (role): PSYCHOBITCHES (Various)
    Company: Tiger Aspect (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: Dir. Jeremy Dyson
  • Production (role): HIM & HER (Becky - Lead Regular)
    Company: Big Talk Productions (Series 1 - 4)
    Project details: Dir. Richard Laxton

    Winner of 2012 RTS Television Award for Best Comedy Performance
  • Production (role): THE WRONG MANS (Lizzie Green - Series Regular)
    Company: BBC (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: Dir. Jim Field-Smith
  • Production (role): LOVE MATTERS: APHRODITE FRY (Aphrodite Fry - Lead)
    Company: Sky Living
    Project details: Dir. Vanessa Caswill
  • Production (role): THE BORGIAS (Magdelena - Guest Star)
    Company: Amblin Television
    Project details: Dir. Nell Jordan
  • Production (role): SKINS (Celia Champion - Guest Star)
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details: Dir. Ben Caron
  • Production (role): COMA GIRL (Siobhan - Lead)
    Company: Big Talk Productions (Pilot)
    Project details: Dir. Simon Delaney
  • Production (role): PSYCHOVILLE (Emily - Series Regular)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Matt Lipsey
  • Production (role): COMIC RELIEF: UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS ABBEY (Lady Mary)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Adrian Edmondson
  • Production (role): SILENT WITNESS (Mary Olivant - Guest Star)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. James Strong
  • Production (role): SUBURBAN SHOOTOUT (Donna - Series Regular)
    Company: Oxygen Media
    Project details: Dir. Gordon Anderson
  • Production (role): ROMAN’S EMPIRE (Jenny - Series Regular)
    Company: Tiger Aspect
    Project details: Dir. Elliot Hegarty
  • Production (role): HYPERDRIVE (Beautiful Alien)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. John Henderson
  • Production (role): SUBURBAN SHOOTOUT (Donna - Series Regular)
    Company: Channel 5 (Series 2)
    Project details: Dir. Gordon Anderson
  • Production (role): RED CAP (Gillian Jennings)
    Company: Stormy Pictures Limited
    Project details: Dir. Justin Chadwick
  • Production (role): LIVING WITH TWO PEOPLE YOU LIKE INDIVIDUALLY…BUT NOT AS A COUPLE (Antonia)
    Company: BBC Solemani Train?
    Project details: Dir. David Sant
  • Production (role): LIFE SKILLS (Various)
    Company: E4
    Project details: Dir. Various
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): THE HOUSE OR BARNARDA (Maryam)
    Company: The Almeida Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Bijan Sheibani
  • Production (role): THE MAN WHO CAME TO BRUNCH (Bernice)
    Company: The Bush Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Josie Rourke
  • Production (role): PORNOGRAPHY
    Company: The Tricycle Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Sean Holmes
  • Production (role): SANCTUARY (Ayesha)
    Company: Royal National Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Hettie Macdonald
  • Production (role): ROUGH CUTS (Lucy)
    Company: The Royal Court
    Project details: Dir. Terry Johnson
  • Production (role): THE DEVIL’S APPRENTICE
    Company: Birmingham Old Rep
    Project details: Dir. Indhu Rubinsingham
  • Production (role): PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF AFFECTION (Sherry)
    Company: Nabakov
    Project details: Dir. George Perrin
  • Production (role): PRESENT TENSE (Angela)
    Company: Southwark Playhouse
    Project details: Dir. Mike Longhurst
  • Production (role): BURNING CARS (Jessica)
    Company: Hampstead Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Nick Bagnall
  • Production (role): THE GRADUATE (Elaine Robinson)
    Company: Gielgud Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Terry Johnson
  • Production (role): THE QUEEF OF TERENCE (Various)
    Company: Pleasance, Edinburgh
    Project details: Dir. Matthew Dunster
  • Production (role): THE BIRD FLU DIARIES (Various)
    Company: Pleasance, Edinburgh
    Project details: Dir. Joe Hill-Gibbons
  • Production (role): FOOTLIGHTS NATIONAL TOUR (Various)
    Company: Cambridge Footlights
    Project details: Dir. Sam Baldock
  • Production (role): PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF MARTHA & VERONICA (Various)
    Company: Edinburgh Festival
    Project details: Dir. Emma Stuart
  • Production (role): AGE, SEX, LOCATION (Amanda B)
    Company: NYT / Lyric, Hammersmith
    Project details: Dir. Paul Roseby
  • Production (role): GETTING THERE (Tracy)
    Company:
    Project details: Dir. Paul Roseby
  • Based:

    In London