Sarah Caroline Sinclair, known professionally as Olivia Colman, is an English actress. Known for both comedic and dramatic roles in film and television, she has received numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, three British Academy Television Awards, and three Golden Globes. A graduate of the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Colman made her breakthrough in the Channel 4 sitcom Peep Show. Her other comedic roles on television include Green Wing, That Mitchell and Webb Look, Beautiful People, Rev., Flowers, Fleabag, and Heartstopper. Colman received the BAFTA Award for Best Female Comedy Performance for the comedy programme Twenty Twelve and Best Supporting Actress for the crime programme Accused. Colman gained acclaim for her performance in the ITV crime drama series Broadchurch, which won her a British Academy Television Award for Best Actress.