Patsy Kensit Biography
- Age: 49 years old
- Birth Nation: United Kingdom
- Height: 5 feet 5 inch
- Name: Patsy Kensit
- Nationality: British
- Birth Place/City: Hounslow, London, England
- Ethnicity: English
- Profession: Acting, Modelling
- Net Worth: $10 Million USD
- Hair Color: blonde
- Face Color: white
- Body Measurements: 34B-25-34 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
- Breast Size: 34 in
- Waist size: 25 in
- Hip Size: 34 in
- Neck Size: 7
- Shoe Size: 9
- Weight in KG: 59 kg
- Divorce: three times divorced currently separated from her fourth husband
- Movies: Lethal Weapon 2, Angel and Insects etc.
- TV Show: Strictly come dancing season 8 18
Who is Patsy Kinset ?
Patsy kinset is an English actress known for film like Lethal Weapon 2. She is also a singer, model and was a child artist in her younger years. Patsy was born on 4 March 1968. She has had four marriages. She is divorced three times while is currently separated with her fourth husband. Patsy was the front member of the band Eighth Wonder. With ITV soap opera Emmerdale , patsy made her comeback to television acting.
Patsy’s grew up in a little unusual family environment. Her father’s ancestry hailed from a line of professionally illegal doers. Mr. Kensit was associated to one of the notorious London gangsters the Kray twins and also ran long firms for the Kray twins rival Richardsons. Mr. Kensit was nicknamed as “Jimmy the Dip”. Before Patsy was born, her father was in prison and in her childhood years Patsy believed he was an antiques dealer. Even her grandfather was a robber and counterfeiter. Kensit attended Corona Theatre School.
Career and Struggle
Patsy Kensit started as a child artist at the mere age of 4 in a TV advertorial for Birds Eye frozen Peas. She debut big screen as a child artist with the film For the Love of Ada. Two years later she starred in The Great Gatsby, as Mia Farrow’s daughter. Later in 1995 she played Mia Farrow in biographical movie Love and Betrayal: The Mia Farrow Story. Patsy also appeared in the BBC miniseries which was an adaption of the popular historical novel Penmaric. Patsy attended Italia Conti Academy stage school. She appeared on British children’s TV shows like ‘The adventures of Pollyanna’ and in the title role in Luna. In The BBC adaption of Great Expectations, patsy starred as Estella. In the 1982 BBC Television Shakespeare production of Richard III, She was presented as Lady Margaret. While she was in rise, Patsy was practicing two careers as a singer and an actress. In her 1986 film version of Absolute Beginners, grounded on the Colin Maclnnes’s book, patsy sang a song “La luce buona delle stelle’ which in English means ‘The Good Light of the Stars’. The song was a duet with Italian singer and songwriter, Eros Ramazzotti. Kensit’s band Eighth Wonder was getting success in the late 80’s. The band had two top 40 singles namely I’m Not Scared and Cross My Heart. Eighth Wonder also appeared on Top of the Pops but could not rise higher and its success quickly faded. In 1989, Patsy did the movie Lethal Weapon 2 where ‘I’m Not Scared’: her band’s song sung by her was featured. She did ‘Twenty-one in 1991 and her performance were critically acclaimed leading her to be nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. The next film Patsy Kensit did was a British film called Blame it on Bellboy. Her last of movies as lead were Angels & Insects and The One and Only.
Patsy has made many television appearances till date. In 2004, she became a part of the crew of British soap opera Emmerdale. Patsy played the character of Sadie King. She has had other various Television appearances important one being 2010 BBC TV Strictly Come Dancing season 8 where she finished in the seventh place partnering with Robin Windsor.
Marriage, Affairs and Personal life + Vital statistics
Patsy Kinset has had four failed marriages till now. She first got married in 1988 to Dan Donovan from the band Big Audio Dynamite. Jim Kerr of the band Simple Minds was her second husband. They got married in 1992. She has a son named James from her second marriage. Patsy married for the third time to Liam Gallagher of the band Oasis. On 13 September 1999 she gave birth to her second child whom they named after John Lennon. The couple got divorced in 2000. She reportedly had affairs with Ally McCoist and rap artist Killer Kela. On 29 November 2007, Patsy announced that she was getting married to DJ Jeremy Healy but it was reported on 31 March 2008 that the couple had called the wedding off. Anyhow, they eventually got married on 18 April 2009.And by February 2010 they separated. In September 2011, she had to undergo an ovariectomy. Doctors had discovered an 18-inch tumor on her ovary. Afterwards in June 2013 she underwent a hysterectomy when doctors detected two 6 cm long cysts in her womb.
The stunning Patsy Kinset height is 5’ 5” and is blonde. Her body measures 34-25-34. This beautifully bodied blonde actress says she has no intentions of having more children.
- Last modified : 17 April, 2014
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