Nina Toussaint-White

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Nina Toussaint-White
Born 1985 (age 29–30)
Occupation Actress
Years active 2007–present

Nina Toussaint-White (born 1985) is an English actress. She played Syd Chambers in 2009 in the BBC One soap EastEnders.

Raised in Plumstead, South East London, Toussaint-White trained at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts Clapham on their 3-year BA Acting Course.


She made her professional debut in a 2007 episode of Casualty, followed by an appearance in The Bill, a year later.

In 2009, Toussaint-White was offered the part of nurse Syd, a new love interest for Bradley Branning in EastEnders, making her first screen appearance in February 2009. She played this character until her departure in October 2009.[1] She has also appeared in Primeval, and acted in several stage productions, including A Midsummer Night's Dream. [2]

Following her departure from EastEnders in 2009, Toussaint-White guest starred on the Doctor Who episode "Let's Kill Hitler" which aired on 27 August 2011.[3] In February 2012 she appeared as Mattie Grace in Holby City. In March 2012, it was announced that Toussaint-White would appear opposite her ex-EastEnders co-star Lacey Turner in the ITV2 supernatural drama Switch.[4]


Film and television
Year Title Role Notes
2007 Casualty Bunmi Episode: "Core Values"
2008 Bill, TheThe Bill Janice Pool Episode: "Overkill"
2009 Primeval Melanie Episode: "3.3"
2009 EastEnders Syd Chambers Recurring role (41 episodes)
2011 Missing Day, TheThe Missing Day
2011 Doctor Who Mels Episode: "Let's Kill Hitler"
2011 Comedy Showcase Beautician Episode: "The Fun Police"
2012 Whitechapel Tish Petersen Episode: "3.1"
2012 Holby City Matti Grace Episode: "Fight the Good Fight"
2012 Scott & Bailey Chantelle Deen Episode: "2.7"
2012 Switch Jude Thomas Main role (6 episodes)
2014 Uncle Shelly Recurring role (5 episodes)
2014 Death in Paradise Lena Bell Episode: "Political Suicide"
2014 Holby City Sophia Verlaine


  1. ^ "EastEnders - News from Albert Square". BBC. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  2. ^ "EastEnders - EastEnders characters and cast members". BBC. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  3. ^ "'EastEnders' star cast in Series 6 of 'Doctor Who'". 2011-03-26. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  4. ^ Jeffrey, Morgan (29 March 2012). "Lacey Turner to star in ITV2 witch drama 'Switch'". Digital Spy. Retrieved 29 March 2012. 

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