Hannah Waddingham Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Jun, 2021
Facts of Hannah Waddingham
Date of Birth: 1974 , November-16
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Hannah Waddingham
Birth Name Hannah Waddingham
Mother Melodie Kelly
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Wandsworth, London
Profession Actress, Singer
Net Worth $2 million
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Spamalot, Les Misérables
Affair with Gianluca Cugnetto (partner)
Education The Academy of Live & Recorded Arts
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram
Movies Spamalot, Into the Woods, Les Misérables
TV Show Game of Thrones, Sex Education, Ted Lasso
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Hannah Waddingham is an English actress and singer. She is famous for her roles in the film Les Misérables and the HBO hit series Game of Thrones (2015-2016). 

Short-Biography: Family Background, Age & Height

Hannah Waddingham was born in 1944, in Wandsworth, London, England. As of 2021, she is 46 years old and stands at the height of 5 feet 10-inch or 180 cm tall.

Her mother, Melodie Kelly, and both maternal grandparents were opera singers. However, details about her father and paternal grandparents are missing at the moment.

Hannah graduated from the Academy of Live & Recorded Arts. 

Career Insight: Success In Theatre, Movies, & TV Shows

Waddingham has been entertaining the audience since the early 2000s. She released a song, Our Kind of Love (October 2000) in the UK Singles Chart where it was at the No. 4 position.

One of her initial theatre credits includes Space Family Robinson. She is most popular for her contribution to West End musical theatre. The 46-year-old earned two Olivier Award nominations for her roles in musical theatres, Spamalot and A Little Night Music.  

After that, in 2008, Hannah debuted on the big screen playing the role of Elizabeth Maddox in the film How to Lose Friends & Alienate People. Likewise, her other movie credits are Les Misérables, Winter Ridge, and The Hustle.

CAPTION: Waddingham aka Rebecca Welton from the series Ted Lasso SOURCE: Instagram @ hannah_waddingham

Back in 2015, Spamalot actress played the role of Stepta Unella in the HBO hit series Game Of Thrones. In the fifth season of the show, she appeared in a total of 8 episodes alongside Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, and Lena Headey

Moreover, she is also a part of other television shows like Hollyoaks: Coupling, Let Loose, Footballers' Wives, Hollyoaks: Let Loose, My Family, Benidorm, Partners in Crime, 12 Monkeys, Krypton, Sex Education, and Midsomer Murders. She is currently portraying the role of  Rebecca Welton in the Apple TV+ series Ted Lasso (2020-2021) alongside Nick MohammedJuno TempleJames Lance, and Annette Badland.

What Is Hannah Waddingham Net Worth In 2021?

As per reports, Game of Thrones famed Waddingham is worth $2 million as of 2021. She earns an impressive sum from her acting and singing career. 

In England, actors generally earn around $25,000 to $48,000 per year. On the other hand, the average salary of an opera singer ranges between $600,000 to $70,000 annually. 

Is Hannah Waddingham Married? Does She Have a Child?

Though Hannah is not married definitely is in a relationship. For more than a decade, Ted Lasso actress has been a partner with Gianluca Cugnetto. Together, the couple shares a daughter who was born in 2014.

CAPTION: Hannah's partner Gianluca Cugnetto and daughter SOURCE: Instagram @ hannah_waddingham

Surfing her Instagram, Waddingham often uploads pictures of her daughter and partner without revealing their faces. She loves spending her spare time traveling and going on holidays with her family.