Joanne Froggatt Biography
- Age: 36 years old
- Birth Nation: United Kingdom
- Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
- Birth Sign: Virgo
- Name: Joanne Froggatt
- Father: Keith Froggatt
- Mother: Ann Froggat
- Nationality: British
- Birth Place/City: Littlebeck, North Yorkshire
- Ethnicity: White
- Profession: Actress
- Net Worth: $2,000,000
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Shoe Size: 7 US
- Weight in KG: 55 KG
- Married: Yes
- Married to: James Cannon (m. 2012)
- Children: Not Yet
- Education: Redroofs Theatre School
- Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television
- Movies: Still Life
- TV Show: The Royle Family 19
Joanne Froggatt is an English TV and stage actress who was born on the 23rd of August, 1980. She is currently 35 years of age. She was born in North Yorkshire in a small village called Littlebeck. She was born as the daughter of Ann and Keith Froggatt, a farmer couple who didn’t have a very high living standard. Her parents who ran grocery shop also reared cattle, mostly sheep of a very different and unique breed. She also used to perform and sing in church on Sundays and soon joined a drama group in Scarborough. With the draama group, she explored acting and grew a deep fondness for the art.
Born as the only child she didn’t have a very smooth childhood, as there were problems in the family, especially financial. She initially got into acting after she participated in drama classes ran by the local theatre. She didn’t receive any formal education until her teenage. She had basic knowledge and education as she was taught in her home by her parents. She could also work well with cattle and was experienced in milking them. She also trimmed the wool out of sheep. But when she was 13, she moved to Berkshire and attended the Redroofs Theatre School in Maidenhead. She successfully graduated high school, but seems like she didn’t attend a college as not much information is available. Born and raised in England, she is of British nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
She made her acting career debut after being featured in a successful British TV drama named The Bill, followed by her role as Zoe; a troubled teenage mother in the series Coronation Street. After two main projects that ended in 1988, she didn’t have any considerable work to do and thus worked as a waitress to support herself. It was only in 2003 that she got her major break in the lead role for the drama, Danielle Cable: Eyewitness, which was based on a true story about a disturbed teenager. Her role was of a girl who had witnessed the murder of her boyfriend, and was herself attacked many times, which she portrayed splendidly after studying the role may times. Her work and contribution made the drama successful and it won the BAFTA TV Award nomination for Best Single Drama.
Some of other roles that she has played are in the 2004 miniseries Island at War, SMG’s Missing (2006), See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006), All About My Mother (2007), BBC’s Robin Hood (2007) as well as Moving On (2009), I am Emma Humphreys (2009) Royle Family (2010), Downton Abbey (2010) etc. Her roles and acting talent has won her several awards and nominations, including the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress in a Series for her part in Downton Abbey.
Froggatt married long-time boyfriend James Cannon in a private ceremony in October 2012. The couple live in Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. With rumors of her having the first child, it was openly denied by her sources. There is not much to confirm about her relationship status. The couple dated long time before marriage. They don’t have any kids so far.
Joanne Froggatt's net worth in 2014-2015 was $2,000,000. While, like others,Froggatt also gets paid by sponsorships, ads, endorsement, featuring and so on, it is estimated that her yearly income is around $235,294 and her Sponsorships/Endorsement amount is $52,288.
Joanne Froggatt is a beautiful English actress with slim figure. Her lean body measurements are classic example of so called banana body type. Naturally slim Froggatt wears 32B bra size and weighs 121 pounds. She has also great legs.
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