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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 1982Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England, UK
Birth NameJessica Helen Lloyd
Nickname Jess
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jessica was born in 1982 and brought up on a farm near Eardisley, Herefordshire. Wanting to act from an early age she read drama at the University of the West of England at Bristol before taking a gap year to teach English in Thailand. On return she enrolled at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art from where she graduated in 2008. Over the next couple of years she distinguished herself as a promising stage actress appearing with the Young Vic in the leading role of Jacobean tragedy 'The Changeling',at the National Theatre in 'Rocket to the Moon' and in 'Ghosts' and winning the Manchester Evening News award for best supporting actress in the revival of 'Punk Rock'. At the beginning of 2012 she became known to a far wider audience taking the lead role in the nostalgic television series 'Call the Midwife'.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: don @ minifie-1

Spouse (1)

Tom Goodman-Hill (1 September 2015 - present)

Trivia (4)

She wanted to be an actress from the age of 13.
She studied drama and cultural studies at the University of West England. But Raine then took a gap year and taught English as a second language in Thailand.
She was accepted into the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2008.
Married her boyfriend of 5 years, Tom Goodman-Hill, in a private ceremony in London after a 1-month engagement. The bride wore a vintage ivory wedding dress and had her brunette hair in a braid. Among the guests were David Walliams, Martin Freeman, Amanda Abbington and Lauren Crace.

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