Charity Wakefield

Inside Biography

Charity Wakefield is a well-known English actress. She is best known for her work in Mockingbird Lane and Wolf Hall.  She also played Elaine in the New Vic's 2005 production of The Graduate.

Wakefield appeared in two radio plays for BBC Radio in 2013, Votes For Women and National Velvet.

Early Life And Education Of Charity Wakefield

Charity Wakefield was born on 18th September 1980 in Sussex, England, under the birth sign Virgo. She with her mother, Caroline moved to L'Ampolla in Catalonia, Spain when the charity was an infant.

Later, they returned to England when Wakefield turned four. She has a half-sister, Olivia. Charity’s maternal grandfather was actor James Hayter.

Wakefield went on to study at Bexhill College. Wakefield then went on to study acting at Oxford School of Drama from 2000 to 2003. She had a huge interest to enter the acting arena and did so with her screen debut in 2004, Imperfect as character Beanie.

Charity Wakefield's Career

Wakefield made her screen debut in (Past Present Future)Imperfect, in 2004. After that, she appeared in several films and series which include Sense And Sensibility, Doctors, Fairytale, and Day of the Flowers.

In 2008, Wakefield toured in a revival of W. Somerset Maugham's The Circle at the Chichester Festival Theatre, side by side worked on the BBC comedy pilot 'Freddi.' Charity played the lead in the British film 'noir Scar Tissue'. 

Her most significant role came in 2012 as character Marilyn Munster in Mockingbird Lane aired by NBC. She is also known for her excellent performance as character Mary Boleyn in the 2015 Wolf Hall.

She worked as Mary Boleyn in the 2015 BBC2 television series 'Wolf Hall' and also appeared in the NBC drama 'The Player' with Philip Winchester and Wesley Snipes.

In January 2017, Wakefield appeared in the ITV drama 'The Halcyon,' playing Charity Lambert. Besides acting Charity can also play the violin and is an excellent soprano singer. She is also credited for going on a tour in a revival of W. Somerset Maugham's The Circle.

Charity Wakefield's Net Worth, And Salary

Charity Wakefield's net worth and salary are not revealed and are still under review. She already has established herself as one of the promising actresses and there is no doubt that she earns a decent amount of money from her career.   

Her net worth is expected to be close to millions at present. She has earned a decent amount of salary from her career.

She has appeared in the movies and TV shows such as Genius, Kill Switch, The Halcyon, Close to the Enemy, Doctor Who, The Player, Wolf Hall, Agatha Christie's Marple, Mockingbird Lane, and Scar Tissue.  

Charity Wakefield's Personal Life

Charity Wakefield is engaged to David Newman, an actor whom she met while playing Elaine in 'The Graduate' in 2005. David proposed to her with a beautiful vintage diamond ring.

However, they haven’t yet made specific plans for their wedding nor have decided the date to get married.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: Charity Wakefield is 38 years old as of 2019.
  • Height: Charity Wakefield stands tall at a height of 5 feet 5 inches. 
  • Weight: Her body weight is around 54kg(119 Ibs).
  • She also plays the violin and has a robust soprano singing voice.
  • She has beautiful blue eyes and has a long hair with a natural brown color.

Social Media

Charity, however, is focused on her acting career and has not diverted her mind to music. More information about the lovely and talented Charity Wakefield can be found on various media sites like Wikipedia and IMDB.


by Bchrome, 01 Dec, 2015

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