Cush Jumbo - Updated May 2024

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Cush Jumbo

Cush Jumbo is a famous English drama writer and actress. Cush Jumbo is popular for her roles in drama series such as The Good Fight and The Good Wife.

Early Life and Childhood

Cush Jumbo was born in Demark Hill, London, England on September 23, 1985. As of 2022, she is 37 years old and her zodiac sign is Taurus. She was born to her father Marx Jumbo, and her mother Angela.

Similarly, she belongs to a mixed ethnicity as her father is Nigerian and her mother is British. Likewise, she holds British nationality. He is second among the six children of her parents but the other sibling’s name is not disclosed yet. Since her childhood, she enjoyed dancing, and she is a ballet dancer too.


Cush Jumbo went to Adamsrill Primary School in Sydenham. Likewise, she learned dancing at the Francis Cooper School of Dance when she was 11.  Later on, she followed acting at the Brit school in Croydon.

Talking about her qualifications, she graduated with a BA from the Central School of Speech and Drama.

Cush Jumbo – Net Worth 2024

Talking about her source of income, her net worth is more than $5 million. Her primary source of income is her acting career. Though her salary and monthly income are not disclosed yet, she is regarded as a successful actress. Likewise, she is living a wealthy and luxurious life.

Career and Professional Life

Cush started her career appearing in several theatres like Shakespeare’s Globe, Hammersmith, Almeida, and Lyric theatre. Likewise, she worked in the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester with shows of The Crucible, The Cherry Orchard, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Pygmalion, and Richard III.

For her contributions, she received Men and Ian Charleson Award nominations. Again, she worked as Nurse Damaris in Series 2 and 3, of Getting On which was written by Jo Brand, Jo Scanlon, and Vicki Pepperdine

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Caption: Cush Jumbo in the posture release of her movie Source: Instagram

Similarly, she was seen as DC Bethany Whelan in series 2 of ITV’s Vera with Brenda Blethyn. Thereafter, she was seen in many other films like The Inbetweeners in 2011 and in 2015 The Remainder.

Following, she was seen in City of Tiny Lights in 2016 and The Postcard Killings in 2020. In October 2021, Jumbo played the title role in a production of Hamlet at the Young Vic Theatre in London, in October 2021 which was directed by Greg Hersof.

Apart from movies, she has also been involved in many projects on TV series like Casualty, My Family, Harley Street, and Trying.

Awards and Nominations

Cush has been awarded several awards. In 2011, she received the Ian Charleston Awards for As You Like It. Again in 2013, she received the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress for Julius Caesar.

Likewise, she received the UK Theatre Awards in 2013 for the movie A Doll’s House. Moving on, in 2018, she received the Critics Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in The Good Fight.

Relationship Status

Cush is happily married to Sean Griffin. The couple exchanged their vows on December 27th, 2014 after being together for a long relationship. Cush looked gorgeous in her wedding dress, with a woolen coat and flowers in her hand. Similarly, Sean wore a grey suit. The couple was blessed with a boy in 2018 and named him Maximillian.

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Caption: Cush Jumbo with her family Source: Instagram

Body Measurements

She has a well-maintained body with a weight of 67 kg and stands at a height of 5 ft 7inches inches. She has an amazing attractive, curvy figure. Likewise, her vital statistics are 29-24-33.  She has a glowing, radiant face with beautiful black eyes and short dark brown hair with a fair complexion.

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Caption: Cush Jumbo during her photoshoot Source: Instagram

Cush Jumbo – Social Media

Cush Jumbo is active on social media and loves uploading photos and connecting with her fans. She has a huge fan following of 70.9K on her official Instagram account with 816 posts.

Apart from her Instagram account, she has not created any of her accounts on other social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, and Tiktok