14. Chipo Chung
She was born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania but is actually half Zimbabwean half Chinese. Due to the instability in Zimbabwe, her first two years of life were hard and she ended up staying at a refugee camp in Mozambique. She moved to The US when she turned 18. She attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, United Kingdom, which was a stepping stone for her. She landed roles in productions like Dr. Who, Loop, Proof, Sunshine, Camelot, Sherlock and Last Enemy. She is also a well-known activist and has done humanitarian work in Kenya.