Emily Sansiri was born in the small town of Vasteras, Sweden to her Welsh-Ugandan father and Thai mother. At the age of 5 Emily and her family moved to Bangkok, Thailand where she was raised. Emily began acting at an early age, performing in various school productions and talent shows before moving to England to pursue her passion further.
In 2009 Emily completed a BA in Drama and Theatre Arts before training at the acclaimed East 15 Acting School. Emily has since played the lead in a number of short films and recently finished filming for the new feature 'Krish and Lee'.