Ruth Negga: That Loving feeling

It’s been a career-defining week for Negga, who has scooped an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of Mildred Loving

29th January, 2017
Ruth Negga Pic: Andrew H. Walker/Variety/REX/Shutterstock

It’s a brisk winter’s afternoon in Dublin, and Ruth Negga is dressed for the weather in an ink-black coat that sweeps from her ankles to a stiff, high collar framing her almond face and tight 1920s curls. She seems to float across the room to shake my hand, graciously pointing at a seat beside a table covered in the remains of tea, clearing space between the stillsteaming pots and beaming broadly in welcome....

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