Caroline Quentin is an English actress, author and television presenter. Quentin became known for her television appearances: portraying Dorothy in Men Behaving Badly (1992–1998), Maddie Magellan in Jonathan Creek (1997–2000), and DCI Janine Lewis in Blue Murder (2003–2009). Quentin has coeliac disease and is the current patron of Coeliac UK.[ Quentin is also the current president of the charity Campaign for National Parks.
What is Caroline Quentin famous for?
Quentin is best known for her television appearances: portraying Dorothy in Men Behaving Badly (1992–1998), Maddie Magellan in Jonathan Creek (1997–2000), and DCI Janine Lewis in Blue Murder (2003–2009).
Where is Caroline Quentin from?
Quentin was born as caroline Jones in Reigate, Surrey, England on 11 July 1960 to Kathleen Jones and her husband Fred, a Royal Air Force pilot. Her nationality is British and her ethnicity is White. Her religion is Christianity and her zodiac is Gemini. She grew up with three older sisters but their information is not yet known. She was educated at the independent Arts Educational School, in Tring, Hertfordshire, and appeared locally in the Pendley Open Air Shakespeare Festival.
What is Caroline Quentin’s profession?
Carolie initially began her acting career doing plays in Theaters starting in early 1980 until 1985. She received an Ian Charleson Award commendation for her Masha in The Seagull at the Oxford Theatre Company in 1991. In July 1996, Quentin released a single, a cover of the Exciters’ hit “Tell Him”, under the name of “Quentin and Ash”. The single spent 3 weeks in the UK Singles Chart, reaching number 25. Quentin then began to gain fame from sitcoms, Jonathan Creek playing investigative journalist Maddie Magellan from 1997 to 2000, and Kiss Me, Kate, in 1998. Quentin won the “Best Comedy Actress” award for her performance in Von Trapped in 2004. She started the major role of Maggie Mee in the popular drama Life Begins in 2004, which returned for a third series in 2006.
She also made a huge name following her role in the police drama series, Blue Murder in 2003. Her other noticeable films and TV series, include, Men Behaving Badly (1992–1998), Life of Riley(2009-2010), Caroline Quentin: A Passage Through India(2011), Cornwall with Caroline Quentin(2012-2013), Big Bad World (2013), Doc Martin(2015), The One Show(2016). and The Provoked Wife(2019). Throughout her career, Quentin has received Best TV Comedy Actress (Men Behaving Badly, as Dorothy) in 1995, Top TV Comedy Actress (Von Trapped, as Maria Moogan; Life Begins, as Maggie Mee) in 2004, 2004 National Television Awards as Special Recognition Award and 2012 Specsavers National Book Awards, Audiobook of the Year, winner as the narrator of The Woman, Who Went to Bed for a Year by Sue Townsend.
How much is Caroline Quentin worth?
The director and actor of Men Behaving badly, Caroline Quentin has an estimated net worth of $19 million as of 2020. Her average is not disclosed by her. Her major source of income is her profession as an actress. she has amassed this huge sum after working in the entertainment industry since the early 1980s. She is besides an author, TV presenter, and model. Further information explaining her cars, houses, and businesses are currently under review.
Who is Caroline Quentin’s husband?
Quentin was married to comic Paul Merton from 1990 to 1998. She met Sam Farmer in 1998 on the set of Men Behaving Badly. They have two children, Emily Rose and William. In 2006, she married Farmer in Tiverton, Devon. They lived briefly in Morebath Manor near the village of Morebath, Devon, close to Tiverton, before moving to a smaller derelict farm nearby, which they renovated. Before moving to Devon the couple lived at Walberswick, Suffolk.
What age is Caroline Quentin?
The 59 years old actress, Caroline Quentin has a good height of 5′ 4″ tall. She has an average body build of a woman that weighs 172 lbs. Similarly, this TV presenter has brown hair color and brown eyes color. Likewise, Her other body measurements are 40-30-38 inches. She has a straight sexual orientation. Her dress and shoe size are yet to be uncovered.