Nimmi Harasgama was a member of the National Youth Theatre and went on to get a BA in Drama and Theatre Arts at Goldsmiths College London University. She has also trained at Groundlings Improv School in LA as well as Lesly Kahn and Co Drama School in LA.
She currently plays series regular Nurse Mari in The Good Karma Hospital. She can also been seen on Netflix in Requiem as Detective Alice Brenton.
Nimmi is also a writer and recently had a commissioned rehearsed reading by Sky of her TV series Brown Girl Panic, where she played the lead.
She will next be seen in Funny Boy, where she plays the female lead in Oscar nominated director Deepa Mehta’s next feature. The film will debut on Netflix in the U.S., U.K., New Zealand and Australia on Dec. 10