This stunning Jenna has a lot going for her. She is as talented as her looks which is a good combination for an actress. Jenna has shown that quality indeed holds more value than quantity. Being an actress who hasn’t featured in lots of movies in her career, she has had some quality roles in choice shows that has opened up her acting career and given her the attention and accolades she enjoys today. One of her most recognized roles is in Victoria and the success of the show has left many wondering what’s Jenna Coleman’s net worth. Let’s discuss that.
Background Details of Jenna Coleman
The actress was born Jenna-Louise Coleman in Blackpool, Lancashire, England on the 27th of April 1986. Her parents, Keith and Karen Coleman raised her and her brother (Ben) in Lancashire. Jenna got her early education at Arnold School and was the head girl during her time. She was also a member of Yer Space – a theatre company and during her time with the company, she featured in a play titled Crystal Clear, which they performed at the Edinburgh Festival. Her sterling performance won her an award and several positive reviews and mentions.
In 2005, she went for an audition and fortunately for her, she landed the role of Jasmine Thomas in the TV series Emmerdale which she played between 2005 and 2009. The role earned her a nomination in the category of ‘the most popular and best newcomer’, at the British Soap Opera Awards (2007) and National Television Awards (2006). Her role in Emmerdale became one of the biggest and most rewarding of her career. By the time the series ended in 2009, she had earned several nominations at the British Soap Awards. Some of them are Best Dramatic Performance, Sexiest Female, and Best Actress Awards.
Jenna Coleman proceeded to feature in Waterloo Road (2009), which is another school-based drama series aired by BBC. Her film debut was in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011).
One of the major highlights of her career came in 2012 when she got to play the role of Doctor’s companion. It was revealed that she got the role because she worked better with the eleventh doctor (Matt Smith) and spoke faster than him. She remained on the show in different capacities until 2017 when she landed another big role to play Queen Victoria in ITV’s drama series titled Victoria. The show revolves around the early reign of the British monarch, Queen Victoria. Thanks to it, Jenna Coleman’s net worth became a subject of interest for many people.
Jenna admits not knowing much about Victorian history before she started the show. She had to do lots of research and reading. Also, she was really excited about the role as it broke her away from the stereotype that featuring in Emmerdale placed her in. She has featured in 3 seasons thus far. The actress has discussed her role in the show in a series of interviews and admits that she has come to fall in love with the monarchs. Meanwhile, she has returned to the theatre with a part in the cast of All My Sons in 2019.
Jenna Coleman’s Net Worth Since She Started Starring In Victoria
Jenna began to feature in Victoria in 2017. Having just rounded up a four-year-long series on Doctor Who, her plan was not to do any television series for a while. But as fate would have it, she was offered the role of Victoria, a gift she couldn’t resist. According to Jenna, she knew she had to do it and the experience has been worth it.
The TV Series has a budget of £10 million and it is uncertain what Jenna has earned playing the lead role in the show. Nonetheless, it is believed that it helped in no small manner to enlarge her wealth. As of this writing, it is held on several quarters that Jenna Coleman’s net worth is as much as $5 million.
It is important to note that she didn’t get to be worth that much as a result of her role in Victoria alone. Her current net worth is a culmination of all the earnings from her acting career and other endeavors.
Jenna has featured in two films and more than a handful of television series. Some of her works include Me Before You (2016), Titanic (2012), Dancing on the Edge (2013), Death Comes to Pemberley (2013), Thunderbirds Are Go (2016), and The Cry (2018).
Jenna is presently dating her co-star on Victoria, Tom Hughes. She is involved in various charities like the One To One Children’s Fund and Place2Be where she is an ambassador.