Nathalie Joanne Emmanuel (born 2 March 1989 in Southend-on-Sea) is a British actress best known for her role in the Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks as Sasha Valentine, which she played from 2006 to 2010.
Her first major television break came as the star of a summer Vodafone advertisement while she worked at a bank. She also played Nala in the West End production of The Lion King alongside Pippa Bennett-Warner and Dominique Moore. She then later played 'Charlie' in the E4 show, Misfits in the first episode of the third season.
In January 2012 Emmanuel presented BBC Three's Websex: What's the Harm?, investigating the online sexual habits of 16-24 year olds in the UK.
Quotes about Missandei
The little scribe with the big golden eyes was wise beyond her years. She is brave as well. She had to be to survive the life she's lived.Daenerys Targaryen
She relied so much on the little scribe that she oft forgot that Missandei had only turned eleven.Daenerys Targaryen
Eleven years of age, yet Missandei is as clever as half the men at this table and wiser than all of them,Barristan Selmy, comparing Missandei to the Ruling council of Meereen