Jenna Coleman is a British actress who has played the role of Queen Victoria, in ITV period drama Victoria, since 2016. The 32-year-old, whose full name is Jenna-Louise Coleman, is into her third series of the show playing the iconic fiery-tempered British monarch in episodes which have been watched worldwide. Yet the Blackpool-born actress is best known for starting her small screen career on soap Emmerdale. Jenna played the role of Jasmine Thomas, niece of vicar Ashley, from 2005 to 2009.
Jenna Coleman net worth
Jenna is thought to have a net worth of $5 million, or £3,834,950, according to website Celebritynetworth.com.
She was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, in April 1986.
Jenna started acting as a child and got her first role starring in Yorkshire-based soap, Emmerdale from 2005 to 2009.
The actress then moved onto BBC drama Waterloo Road, where she played Lindsay James, in 2009.
One of Jenna’s most well-known roles was as the Doctor’s assistant Clara in Doctor Who, since 2012.
She also had recurring roles in TV series Titanic in 2012, Room at the Top in 2012, Dancing on the Edge in 2013, and Death Comes to Pemberley in 2013.
Jenna has also starred in the movie Captain America: The First Avenger and the TV movies Doctor Who at the Proms and The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot.
The actress recently spoke out about the emotional difficulties she would feel leaving her current role of Victoria.
Ashe told the Radio Times: “It’s going to be a hard thing to give over, especially as she gets older.
“She’s becoming much more like everything that she’s kind of known for – her impatience and straightness and inability to hide how she feels.
“[Recasting] brings a lot of challenges and it’s hard as an actor – when you’ve taken it so far it’s hard to give it up.”
Who is Jenna Coleman’s boyfriend?
Jenna Coleman has been dating Tom Hughes since 2016.
The actor plays her on-screen husband, Prince Albert, in ITV drama Victoria.
Tom, 32, is also known for acting roles in Silk and Cemetery junction.
Speaking too the Mail on Sunday about their relationship, Jenna said: “It is wonderful because we are very old friends and immediately we have the same tone, the same ideas, and instantly that connection feels very strong.”