Hannah Ware

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Hannah Ware
Hannah Ware.jpg
Ware at the 2014 San Diego Comic Con International
Born Hannah Rose Ware
(1982-12-08) 8 December 1982 (age 31)[1]
South London, England, UK
Years active Model: 1994–present
Actress: 2010–present[2]
Parents John Ware (father)
Relatives Jessie Ware (sister)

Hannah Rose Ware[3] (born 8 December 1982) is an English model and actress, known for her roles as Emma Kane in the Starz political drama series Boss (2011–2012), and as Sara Hanley in the ABC primetime soap opera Betrayal.

Life and career[edit]

Ware was born and raised in South London.[4][5] She is the daughter of Helena (née Keell), a social worker, and John Ware, a BBC Panorama reporter, and the older sister of musician Jessie Ware.[3][6][7] Her mother is Jewish.[8][9] She attended Alleyn's School in Dulwich, then studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York.[10][11]

Ware appeared in the films Cop Out (2010) and Shame (2011). She played Emma Kane, the estranged addict daughter of Chicago mayor Tom Kane, in the Starz series Boss from 2011 to 2012. In 2013 she was cast in ABC drama series Betrayal as lead character.[12] Also in 2013, she appeared in Spike Lee's thriller film Oldboy.[10] In 2014, Ware was cast as female lead opposite Rupert Friend in the action film Hitman: Agent 47.[13][14]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010 Cop Out Mrs. Armisen
2011 Shame Samantha
2013 Oldboy Donna Hawthorne
2013 Touch Cindy Short film
2014 Hitman: Agent 47 Katia van Dees

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2011–2012 Boss Emma Kane Series regular, 18 episodes
2013–2014 Betrayal Sara Hanley Series regular, 13 episodes

References[edit]

  1. ^ George Arbuthnott (9 December 2010). "Fearne Cotton's shock at skateboarder fiance's secret first marriage... of 11 days". London: Dailymail.co.uk. Retrieved 6 November 2011. 
  2. ^ "Boss - A STARZ Original Series - Hannah Ware". Starz.com. Retrieved 6 November 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005; at ancestry.com
  4. ^ Women (1 October 2012). "Mercury nominee Jessie Ware on the 'sorority' dominating British music". London: Telegraph. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Jeremy Abbott (23 March 2012). "HEY SISTER, GO SISTER, SOUL SISTER, FLOW SISTER". Ponystep. 
  6. ^ "Jessie Ware interview". Time Out. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  7. ^ "Jessie Ware reveals her secret ambition | The Jewish Chronicle". Thejc.com. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  8. ^ "Interview: "Boss" Actress Hannah Ware Talks Kelsey Grammer, Drug Addiction and Political Families | Complex". Complexmag.ca. 2012-08-17. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 
  9. ^ Women (1 October 2012). "Mercury nominee Jessie Ware on the 'sorority' dominating British music". London: Telegraph. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 
  10. ^ a b "ABC Medianet". ABC Medianet. 18 May 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  11. ^ Victoria Woodall (10 March 2013). "Trending: Actress Hannah Ware | Mail Online". London: Dailymail.co.uk. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  12. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "Hannah Ware To Star In ABC's 'Betrayal'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 
  13. ^ "Hannah Ware Lands Female Lead in ‘Agent 47,’ Based on ‘Hitman’ Videogame". Variety. 2014-02-05. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 
  14. ^ Fleming, Mike. "Hannah Ware Lands Female Lead in 'Agent 47'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 

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