Gugu Mbatha-Raw (born Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha; April 21, 1983) is a British film and stage actress, best known for her role as Dido Elizabeth Belle in the 2013 British period drama film, Belle.

She portrays Plumette, the feather duster, in the 2017 live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast.

Mbatha-Raw will also play a leading role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Star Wars Episode IX. and Dr. Murry in A Wrinkle in Time.[1]

Disney Roles


  1. Star Wars: Episode VIII Casts Gugu Mbatha-Raw