Claudie Blakley Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Apr, 2021
Facts of Claudie Blakley
Date of Birth: 1974 , January-4
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Claudie Blakley
Birth Name Claudie Luan Blakley
Father Alan Blakley
Mother Lin Blakley
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Easthampstead, Berkshire, England, UK
Ethnicity White
Profession Acting
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Playing Emma Timmins in Lark Rise to Candleford
Married Yes
Married to Ross Anderson
Children Mabel
Education Central School of Speech and Drama
Movies Gosford Park, Pride and Prejudice, Lennon Naked
TV Show Lark Rise to Candleford, Cranford, Call the Midwife
Sisters Kirsten Blakley
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47-year-old English actress Claudie Blakley rose to the spotlight for her performance as Nina in Anton Chekhov's play The Seagull. Likewise, she is also popular for playing Mabel Nesbitt in Robert Altman's Oscar-winning film Gosford Park

Blakley's Personal Details- Age, Height, Husband & Children

Claudie Luan Blakley was born on 4th January 1973 in Easthampstead, Berkshire, England, the UK to English actress Lin Blakley and guitarist Alan Blakley. She is 47 years old as of 2021 and stands 5 feet 6 and a half inches tall in height. 

CAPTION: English actress Claudie Blakley began her acting career in 1995 SOURCE: Pinterest

She grew up alongside her sister Kirsten Blakley who is the lead singer of Little Spitfire. Likewise, she trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama. 

The Lark Rise to Candleford star is married to actor Ross Anderson. The pair shares a daughter named Mabel

Did You Know? Mabel was just eight months old when Claudie was filming the 2019 movie Manhunt.

When Did She Begin Her Career?

Lennon Naked star began her career on stage after her graduation. During the initial stage, she appeared in the Royal National Theatre's production of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead and Peter Pan

Blackley grabbed both media and the public attention with her role Nina in the 1998 play The Seagull. She also won the Ian Charleson Award for her performance in the show. 

In 2005, she played Charlotte Lucas in Joe Wright's version of the romantic drama film Pride & Prejudice. In the movie, she starred alongside Keira Knightley, Matthew Macfadyen, and Brenda Blethyn. 

CAPTION: Blakley played Charlotte Lucas in Pride & Prejudice SOURCE: Pinterest

In a similar way, from 2008 to 2011, Blackley portrayed Emma Timmins in the British television costume drama series Lark Rise to Candleford alongside Julia Sawalha, Olivia Hallinan, Brendan Coyle, Linda Bassett, and Karl Johnson

The mother of one portrayed Cynthia Lennon in the biographical film Lennon Naked which is about the life of late singer-songwriter John Lennon. The movie stars Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon, Christopher Fairbank as Freddie Lennon, Allan Corduner, and Andrew Scott

Some of Blackley's other notable work credits are The Nativity, The Night Watch, The Driver, Call the Midwife, Grantchester, and more. 

Similarly, her theatre works are The Tempest, The Good Samaritan, Alls Well That Ends Well, Love and Money, Macbeth, Chimerica, Consent, and Stories. 

How Rich Is Claudie As of 2021?

The Manhunt has been working as an actress since 1995 for about 3 decades. Throughout her career, Blackley has starred in several films and TV shows. 

CAPTION: Actress Claudie and husband Ross pictured together during an event SOURCE: Super Star Bio

Though she has not revealed her exact net worth, she surely makes thousands of dollars to her name. Moreover, some online tabloids estimated her net worth at around $1 million as of 2021. 

The average salary in the United Kingdom ranges around £27,325 (i.e. $37,770 USD) to £78,000 (i.e $107,817 USD) annually. 

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