Sarah Caroline Sinclair, known professionally as Olivia Colman, is an English actress. Known for her comedic and dramatic roles in film and television, she has received various accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, two Emmy Awards, three British Academy Television Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. A graduate of the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Colman's breakthrough came 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. She was acclaimed for her performance in the ITV crime-drama series Broadchurch, for which she received a British Academy Television Award for Best Actress.