Who is Jessica Raine?
Jessica Raine is an English actress who is best known for he roles as Jenny Lee in the television series, Call the Midwife (2012–2014) and Verity Lambert in the television film, An Adventure in Space and Time (2013).
This page will bring to light the Biography, Age, Height/Weight, IMDb, Career, Movies/TV Shows, Awards/Nominations, Parents, Siblings, Spouse, Children, Instagram, and Net Worth of Jessica Raine. Briefly, let’s take a look at her profile summary below.
Jessica Raine Profile Summary
|Name||Jessica Helen Lloyd|
|Date of birth||May 20, 1982|
|Place of birth||Eardisley, Herefordshire, England|
|Age||40 years old|
|Relatives||Guy de la Bédoyère (Cousin)|
|Height||5ft 6in (1.68m)|
|Husband||Tom Goodman-Hill (m. 2015)|
|Net worth||$1 – $5 million|
Jessica Raine Biography
Raine was born as Jessica Helen Lloyd in Eardisley, Herefordshire, where she was raised on her father’s farm. She is the younger of two daughters of farmer Allan Lloyd (descended from the Lloyd family of Baynham Hall, who were well known for generations as bonesetters alongside their farming activities), and his wife Sue, who trained as a dancer and later worked as a nurse.
Raine was schooled in Kington, Herefordshire, and right from the age of 13, she wanted to be an actress, as her father starred in amateur dramatics with the Eardisley Little Theatre. In form six, she studied theatre at A-Level and a BTEC in photography at Hereford College of Arts and studied drama and cultural studies at the University of the West of England, Bristol. After graduating, she was turned down by every drama school she applied for. Because of that, she went to Thailand and taught English as a second language.
After Raine returned from Thailand, she applied to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art a second time and was accepted. She later moved to London in anticipation of starting her course and there, she worked part-time as a waitress and for the company BT Group.
Jessica Raine Age
Raine was born on May 20, 1982. As of 2022, she is 40 years old and she celebrates her birthday every 20th of May of each year. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Jessica Raine Height/Weight
Raine stands at a height of 5 feet 6inches (1.68m) and her body weight is approximately 56kg. She has brunette hair and alabaster skin.
Jessica Raine IMDb Page
Raine has an IMDb page with 22 Actress Credits, 1 Soundtrack Credit, 2 Self Credits, and 4 Archive Footage Credits being recorded.
Jessica Raine career
Upon graduation in 2008, Raine began a successful stage career, initially cast as Lesley Sharp’s goth daughter in Simon Stephens’s Harper Regan. She also played Tamsin Greig’s 16-year-old daughter in David Hare’s Gethsemane. She played at the National Theatre in Mike Bartlett’s Earthquakes in London as teenage wild-child Jasmine, and then as a secretary in the revival of Clifford Odets’s Rocket to the Moon. She also appeared in Ghosts and Punk Rock, for which she won the Manchester Evening News Award for Best Supporting Actress. She played a role in the Young Vic’s revival of Middleton and Rowley’s 17th-century tragedy, The Changeling. In 2012, Raine featured in Beyond Ballets Russes at the London Coliseum.
In 2009, Raine had her first screen credits and this was in an episode of Garrow’s Law. In 2010, she had a small role in the film, Robin Hood. She starred as the lead character, Jenny Lee, in the first three series of the BBC One drama, Call the Midwife. On 9 March 2014, it was declared openly that Raine was leaving the show at the end of series 3 to pursue a career in film in the United States.
In radio, she played Felice in the Murray Gold play, Kafka the Musical, broadcast in April 2011 on BBC Radio 3. She has also played the part of Kasey in Ed Harris’ radio play, The Wire, the Wall, first broadcast in February 2011.
She guest-starred in the 2013 Doctor Who episode “Hide”. That same year, she appeared as Doctor Who’s original producer, Verity Lambert, in the fact-based drama, An Adventure in Space and Time, showing the creation of the series as part of its fiftieth-anniversary celebrations. In February 2014, she joined the cast of the BBC Two police drama Line of Duty for series 2 as Detective Constable Georgia Trotman working for the AC12 anti-corruption unit. In July 2015, she played the role of Tuppence Beresford in the series, Partners in Crime, based on Agatha Christie’s Tommy and Tuppence stories, though the series is set in 1952 rather than the 1920s.
In 2017, Raine played the role of Alison Laithwaite in The Last Post and Genevieve Taylor, a British liaison officer for Europol in the Netherlands, in the BBC One drama series, Baptiste, in 2019. In 2022, she starred as Catherine Parr in Becoming Elizabeth and Lucy Chambers in The Devil’s Hour.
Jessica Raine Movies/TV Shows
Below are the movies/TV shows Raine starred:
- 2022: The Devil’s Hour (TV Series) (post-production)
- 2022: Becoming Elizabeth (TV Series)
- 2021: Kurupting the Industry: The People Just Do Nothing Story (TV Special documentary)
- 2019: Carmilla
- 2019: Black Shore (Short)
- 2019: Baptiste (TV Series)
- 2018/II: Benjamin
- 2018: Informer (TV Series)
- 2018: Patrick Melrose (TV Mini-Series)
- 2017: The Last Post (TV Mini-Series)
- 2017: The One Show (TV Series)
- 2017: Call the Midwife: The Casebook (TV Movie documentary)
- 2016: Inside No. 9 (TV Series)
- 2016: Jericho (TV Series)
- 2015: Partners in Crime (TV Mini-Series)
- 2015: Fortitude (TV Series)
- 2015: Wolf Hall (TV Mini-Series)
- 2012-2014: Call the Midwife (TV Series)
- 2014: Line of Duty (TV Series)
- 2013: An Adventure in Space and Time (TV Movie)
- 2013: Doctor Who (TV Series)
- 2013/I: The Runner (Documentary short)
- 2012: The Woman in Black
- 2012: The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special)
- 2011/I: Elsewhere (Short)
- 2010: Robin Hood
- 2009: Garrow’s Law (TV Series)
Jessica Raine Awards/ Nominations
Below is the nomination received by Raine for her movie role:
- 2014: Choice Television Awards: Critics’ Choice TV Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries; An Adventure in Space and Time (2013) (Nominated)
Jessica Raine Parents/Siblings
Raine is the daughter of Allan Lloyd, a Farmer, and Sue Lloyd, a Nurse. She has an elder sister but her identity is yet to be disclosed.
Jessica Raine Spouse/Children
Raine started a relationship with fellow actor, Tom Goodman-Hill, in 2010 after they met while appearing in a play. Goodman-Hill and Raine got married on 30 August 2015. She gave birth to a son in 2019.
Jessica Raine Instagram Account
Raine doesn’t have an Instagram account but her fans dedicated an account with the handle name @jessicarainefans to her. The account has 1,763 posts, 5,712 following, and 10.5k followers.
Jessica Raine’s Net Worth
Having been acting since 2009, Raine’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 – $5 million.
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