Jocelyn Jee Esien

Last updated 09 January 2020

Jocelyn Jee Esien
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Jocelyn Jee Esien

Born: Friday 2nd March 1979 (age: 43)

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Jocelyn Jee Esien attended Raine's Foundation School, and initially studied law before giving up to study drama, graduating from Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She came to prominence in the BBC hidden camera show 3 Non Blondes, having also appeared in other television series such as The Fast Show and The Bill. In 2006 she wrote and starred in her own comedy sketch show called Little Miss Jocelyn, a second series of which aired in January 2008. This show marks the first time in the history of television � in either the US or the UK � that a black woman has been given her own solo comedy sketch show.

In 2000, Esien won the Best Newcomer award at the Black International Comedy Awards, and she won a New Talent Award in the Women in Film and Television Awards 2006.