Freema Agyeman Parents: Meet Azar Agyeman, Osei Agyeman

Freema Agyeman Parents: Meet Azar Agyeman, Osei Agyeman

Freema Agyeman is a British actress who is known for playing Martha Jones in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who, Alesha Phillips in crime procedural drama Law & Order: the UK, Amanita Caplan in the Netflix science fiction drama Sense8, and Dr. Helen Sharpe in the NBC medical procedural series New Amsterdam.

Freema Agyeman Parents:

Freema Agyeman’s mother, Azar is an Iranian, and her father, Osei Agyeman is also a Ghanaian, they divorced when Freema was very young.

Who is Azar Agyeman?

Azar Agyeman is the mother of Freema Agyeman. Azar is an Iranian and she was raised as a Muslim.

During the summer of 1996, Agyeman studied at the Anna Scher Theatre School in Islington and studied performing arts and drama at Middlesex University, graduating in 2000.

Freema Agyeman Parents:

Who is Osei Agyeman?

Osei Agyeman, the father of Freema Agyaman was born in Ghana. Osei divorced Azar when she was young.

Agyeman has an older sister, Leila, and a younger brother, Dominic. 

Osei Agyeman was raised as a Methodist and Freema Agyeman grew up to be a practicing Roman Catholic.

Agyeman attended Our Lady’s Convent RC High School, a Catholic school in Stamford Hill.