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Nina Sosanya as Margaret

Margaret (Nina Sosanya)

Flirty floormanger Margaret and her sidekick Olivia makes sure everything runs smoothly in the Wessex Tonight studio. Outspoken and sharp, she's always up for a bit of fun, especially where Benedick's concerned.

Nina Sosanya

After training at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance*, Nina joined the Royal Shakespeare Company* . Her work with them included parts in Henry V, The Herbal Bed, and As You Like It, in which she took the role of Rosalind. She also played Pearl in Alan Ayckbourne's House and Garden at the National, and Suzanna in The Marriage of Figaro at the Manchester Royal Exchange.

Her TV roles include playing Jenny Page in two series of Channel 4's school-set comedy Teachers, cynical receptionist Sasha in Nathan Barley, and sexually ambigious singer Bellino in Casanova, alongside David Tennant. She's also had guest roles in Jonathan Creek, People Like Us and Doctors, amongst others.

On the big screen, she played Annie in Richard Curtis film Love, Actually, and Rose in Manderlay, a film about the slave trade by Lars von Trier.

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