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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 27 April 1986Blackpool, England, UK
Birth NameJenna-Louise Coleman
Nickname Jen
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jenna Coleman was born on April 27, 1986 in Blackpool, England as Jenna-Louise Coleman. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (2005), Emmerdale Farm (1972) and Captain America: The First Avenger (2011).

Trade Mark (3)

Large brown eyes
Petite frame
Dimples

Trivia (7)

In a relationship with actor Richard Madden since late 2011.
While auditioning for Doctor Who, the code name that was used was Men on Waves, an anagram for Woman Seven.
Voted Best Female Guest Star for Season 7A for Asylum of The Daleks by readers of Doctor Who Magazine.
In an interview to Gerard Gilbert of The Independent (UK newspaper), said of the name change from Jenna-Louise to Jenna, "The boring truth is that people have never really called me Jenna-Louise and I just found it very strange because I started to do more interviews and go places where people I didn't know kept calling me Jenna-Louise. It sounded odd to me.".
Close friends with her former Doctor Who (2005) star Peter Capaldi.
Close friends with her former Emmerdale Farm (1972) co-star Sammy Winward and Titanic (2012) mini series co-star Perdita Weeks.
Keeps in touch with her former Doctor Who (2005) co-stars Matt Smith and Peter Capaldi.

Personal Quotes (9)

There's not much TV these days where you really get that element of surprise. There are so many spoilers all the time.
I'd love to work across all three fields - theatre, film and TV.
I'd love to be a Bond Girl.
I am a restless person.
I knew when I was 10 that I wanted to act full-time.
I like period drama because everyone is so restrained, but they have all these emotions raging underneath.
To be honest, I don't think there's any other show like Doctor Who (2005) at all.
If I'm with a group of people, I'm okay, but actually I'm quite a nervous person if I'm just one-to-one with somebody.
My favourite Doctors are Tennant [David Tennant] and Baker. I worked with them both, too! Well, I never got to work with Tom Baker, but I was on set with him. Me and Steven [Steven Moffat] came in to watch his scenes.

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