Patricia Allison

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Patricia Allison
Born (1994-12-07) 7 December 1994 (age 25)
EducationColchester Institute, East 15 Acting School
OccupationActress
Years active2018–present
Known forSex Education

Patricia Allison (born 7 December 1994) is a British actress. She is best known for her role as Ola Nyman in the Netflix original comedy-drama series Sex Education.

Early life[edit]

Allison was just 10 years old, when she got her first taste of acting in a school production of “Oliver Twist” at the Royal Opera House.[1] Patricia Allison is from London, England. After leaving school, she studied level 3 musical theatre taking a two-year vocational acting (Musical Theatre) course, at the Colchester Institute,[2] followed by a four-year course at the East 15 Acting School in Loughton, Essex where she graduated with a performing arts degree.[2]

Career[edit]

In 2018, Allison played a minor role as Marguerite in the BBC miniseries Les Misérables before being introduced (in 2019) as Ola Nyman halfway through series 1 of the Netflix comedy-drama series Sex Education.[3] In 2020, she was promoted to be a main character alongside co-stars Emma Mackey, Asa Butterfield, Ncuti Gatwa and Gillian Anderson.[4]

Allison's Agent is the Eamonn Bedford Agency.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2019 Tiny Cow Veroniuca

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2019– present Sex Education Ola Nyman Main role (13 episodes)
2019 Moving On Charlie
2018 Les Misérables Marguerite

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Interview with Patricia Allison". theitalianreve.com. 2019.
  2. ^ a b "See former Essex student in this Netflix hit -Patricia Allison". eadt.co.uk. 2019.
  3. ^ ""Sex Education" Star Patricia Allison on Ola's New Relationships and Her Favorite Suit". teenvogue.com. 22 January 2020.
  4. ^ "'Sex Education' cast on season two: "I'd like people to watch the show and realise that they can come out fighting". nme.com. 2020.
  5. ^ "Actors: Patricia Allison". eamonnbedford.com. 2020.

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