|Date of birth:||March 24, 1990|
|Place of birth:||Donnybrook, Western Australia, Australia|
|Show(s):||FBI: Most Wanted (regular)|
Biography and career
Keisha Castle-Hughes has amassed a large body of notable work over the years. Most recently, she appeared in the limited series Manhunt: Unabomber, starring alongside Sam Worthington and Paul Bettany. Earlier, she starred in Cameron Crowe's series Roadies, with Luke Wilson, Carla Gugino, and Imogen Poots. Also, Castle-Hughes appeared in Game of Thrones as Obara Sand.
On the feature film side, Castle-Hughes' break-through role as Paikea in Niki Caro's film Whale Rider earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Actress in 2003 as well as international acclaim. Her additional film credits include Thank You for Your Service, opposite Miles Teller, Haley Bennett, and Amy Schumer, written and directed by Jason Hall (American Sniper); George Lucas' Star Wars: Episode III in 2005 playing Queen Naboo; and The Nativity Story, in the role of Mary opposite Oscar Issacs as Joseph.
Born in Donnybrook, Western Australia, Castle-Hughes grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. Currently, she resides in Los Angeles. Her birthday is March 24.