Sheila Hancock
(Movies & TV)
Jane Krakowski
(Movies & TV)
Ewan McGregor
(Movies & TV)
Nigel Harman
(Movies & TV)
Felicity Kendal
(Movies & TV)
Alan Ayckbourn
Doctor Who
(Movies & TV)

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Jenna Russell

Knowledge Identifier: +Jenna_Russell


Jenna Russell

English actress and singer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1967.

Countries: United Kingdom (81%), United States (6%), UK (6%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Sheila Hancock, Jane Krakowski, Ewan McGregor

Linked to: Royal Shakespeare Company, BBC




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Jenna Russell was born in 1967 add something


From 1990 to 1992 she played one of the lead characters, Maggie Lomax, in primetime BBC TV comedy "On the Up" add something


Plays there included "The Beggar's Opera" as Lucy Lockit in April 1992 and again in April 1993 at the Barbican Centre add something


She appeared in the RSC production of Alan Ayckbourn's "Wildest Dreams" at the Barbican in December 1993 add something


For the Donmar Warehouse production in 1998, she played Cinderella add something


She left the cast of "Songs For a New World" during rehearsal in order to play Deborah Gilder in the television series "Born and Bred" in 2002 through 2005 add something


Also in 2005, she played the lead role of Sarah Brown in the West End production of "Guys and Dolls" opposite Ewan McGregor, Nigel Harman, Sarah Lancashire, Jane Krakowski, and Nigel Lindsay add something


In 2005 she appeared as the Floor Manager in the "Doctor Who" episodes "Bad Wolf" and "The Parting of the Ways" add something


Ewan McGregor - From June 2005 to April 2007, McGregor starred alongside Jane Krakowski, Douglas Hodge, and Jenna Russell in the original Donmar Warehouse production of "Guys and Dolls" at the Piccadilly Theatre in London


Nigel Harman - After leaving "EastEnders" in December 2005, he starred as Sky Masterson in "Guys and Dolls" at the Piccadilly Theatre in the West End alongside Jenna Russell and Nigel Lindsay


She performed the role of Dot in "Sunday in the Park with George" in the West End and on Broadway, receiving the Tony Award nomination and the 2006 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her role add something


She subsequently played Amy alongside Felicity Kendal in the West End revival of the play "Amy's View" in 2006 add something


Elena Roger - She was nominated for a 2007 Laurence Olivier *award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance at the Adelphi Theatre but lost the *award to Jenna Russell for her performance in "Sunday in the Park with George"


The production opened on February 21, 2008 and ran until June 29, 2008 at Studio 54 add something


In 2009 she appeared in the inaugural episode of the resurrected TV series "Minder" as Petra add something


Russell will take to the London stage again at the Soho Theatre in Soho Cinders - previewing from 2nd August 2012 add something


She reprises the role for the West End production at the Apollo Theatre from September 2014 add something


George Stiles - In October 2015 a concert version directed by Jonathan Butterell was performed at London's Adelphi Theatre starring Bradley Walsh as Hook, Ray Quinn as Peter Pan, Sheila Hancock as The Storyteller and Jenna Russell as Mrs Darling


In January 2016 she starred with Sheila Hancock in the first UK production of Grey Gardens at The Southwark Playhouse to sell out audiences add something


In December 2016 she took over from previous actress Susan Tully in the role of Michelle Fowler in BBC One soap-opera "EastEnders" add something


Sheila Hancock - In 2016 she will star with Jenna Russell in the UK premiere of the musical "Grey Gardens" at the Southwark Playhouse


In 2018 Russell decided to leave "EastEnders" to pursue other work add something


Her last appearance aired on Tuesday 17th April 2018 add something