Yasmine Akram Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Sep, 2020
Facts of Yasmine Akram
Date of Birth: 1982 , March-10
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United Arab Emirates
Name Yasmine Akram
Birth Name Yasmine Akram
Father Mona
Nationality Irish-Pakistani
Birth Place/City Sharjah
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Actor, Comedian, Writer,
Net Worth $600 Thousand
Education Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Sisters Masooma
Siblings 1
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Yasmine Akram is a rising Irish-Pakistani actress, comedian, and writer known for portraying the role of Janine Hawkins in the series Sherlock. The actress has also co-written and co-presented Irish Micks and Legends.

Age And Wiki-Bio

Yasmine was born on 11th March 1982, in Sharjah, the United Arab Emirates. She and her family settled in Drogheda, Ireland, when she was only eighteen months old.

Yasmine did not reveal the name and detail of his parents; however, his mother Mona is from Drogheda, and father is from Pakistan. She grew up with her sibling-sister Masooma.

The actress studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and graduated with an acting degree.


Upon graduation from drama school, Yasmine started a professional career as a writer writing comedy sketches for BBC and Channel 4. Likewise, she was also a host for BBC Radio.

Yasmine wrote her first play titled 10 Dates with Mad Marry. In 2013, she co-presented and co-wrote BBC Radio 4’s Irish Micks and Legends. She even worked on Channel 4 sketch comedy, LOL.

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As an actress, she appeared as Janine Hawkins in the series, Sherlock. Likewise, she also reprised the role in The Abominable Bride. She has starred in television series like Count Arthur Strong, Unforgotten, Lovesick, Gold Digger, Asylum, The Midnight Beast, Stella, London Town, The Reluctant Landlord, Peep Show, London Irish, among others.

Regarding her comedy career, she performs and writes as half of the comedy duo, Ford and Akram, with Louise Ford.

In December 2014, Yasmine appeared as a panelist in Never Mind the Buzzcocks and in BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz in October 2015.

How Much IS Yasmine Akram’s Net Worth?

It has been many years since Yasmine began her professional career and is actively working as a comedian, actress, and writer.

Involving in three different professions, no doubt, Yasmina earns a high figure of money. As of 2020, Yasmin Akram’s net worth is estimated to be around $600 thousand.

Personal Life; Who Is She Dating?

Yasmine is quite secretive when she talked about her personal life. She has kept everything of her personal details away from the media.

It is not clear if Yasmine is married or has ever dated a boyfriend or engaged to a fiancé. She has not been linked with anyone as well. As per sources, she is currently single.

Talking about her parents’ relationship, they got divorced when she was only eighteen months old.

Yasmine is famous for portraying the role of Janine Hawkins and her character’s relationship with Sherlock Holmes, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, in the television series, Sherlock.

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