Frankie Essex Biography
|Date of Birth:||1988 , September-16|
|Age:||31 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United Kingdom|
|Birth Place/City||Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom|
|TV Show||The Only Way Is Essex|
|Siblings||1 brother: Joey Essex|
Frankie Essex is a famous British reality TV star who is best known for her show ITV’s "The Only Way Is Essex" (TOWIE). She rose to fame before she even started working on the show due to her brother's appearance in the show’s third season. She is also very well known for her looks as well as her charisma on the small screen.
Early Life And Education Of Frankie Essex
Frankie Essex was born on September 16th, 1988 in Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom. She was born to father Donny Essex and mother Tina Essex. Essex has a brother named Joey Essex She is of Caucasian ethnicity and is British by nationality.
She went through a lot of pain during her early years. Essex was shattered after her mother committed suicide due to depression when she was just 13 years old. Both she and her brother were raised alone by their father. Essex revealed to her brother how her mother passed away only when he was 20 years old but he refuses to acknowledge the fact.
Frankie Essex’s Career
Essex joined her brother who was the main character of the show The Only Way Is Essex in 2011. She was just a background actress, but she was promoted to a regular cast later that year. Essex worked at the show for 2 years before she left it in 2013. She quit the show after she started receiving bad publicity and false accusations from the other cast members.
She made a brief return to the show when her cousin Chloe needed her support on the show in 2015. In 2016, she worked briefly in a British series 19. She blamed the other cast members for wasting time and the production crew for not working for the welfare of the cast.
Below, we present you a video of Essex from her interview at the iFilm awards in London.
Besides, Essex runs her own hair styling and product company called Frankie Essex Hair. Also, she has released a weight loss DVD compiling her own experiences as she was also overweight in the past.
Frankie Essex’s Net Worth
Frankie who has worked in some television series and owns a hair styling company earns a decent amount of money and has a good net worth as of January 2019. But, her exact figurative net worth is still under review. According to the tabloids, an average television actor earns around $50,000 annually.
On the other hand, she also owns her own hair styling company and according to some sites, the average owner makes $24,950 a year but this figure can reach up to $41,000.
Frankie Essex’s Personal Life
As far as Frankie Essex's marital status is concerned, she is unmarried and not dating any man as of 2019 January. In the past, she was in a deep relationship with her boyfriend named John Lyons. The ex-couple started dating in 2012 and spent lots of quality time together. Essex described her ex-boyfriend as ‘the one’ at a time. The pair remained happy with each other for around three years before their relationship turns cold at the starting of 2015. The pair ultimately ended in a breakup.
As matter of fact, the couple was in an on and off relationship several times before 2015, when they ended their romance forever. In the particular incident which terminated their relationship was when they called the police to settle their dispute.