Tanya Moodie is a critically-acclaimed actress. She won Best Actress at the International Achievement Recognition Awards for her performance of Gertrude in the Royal Shakespeare Company’s searing production of Hamlet.
As Wiletta Mayer in Trouble In Mind, Tanya was “quite magnificent” according to the Guardian. She also earned a WhatsOnStage Best Actress nomination for her role as Rose in August Wilson's Fences opposite Lenny Henry, Olivier and Evening Standard Award nominations for Esther in Intimate Apparel, and an Olivier nomination for Makeda in The House That Will Not Stand. She is well-known to TV viewers not only for Sherlock but also Prime Suspect and Archangel.