Sheridan Smith is an English actress and singer. She rose to prominence after she appeared in a variety of hit sitcoms such as The Royle Family. She is best known for her roles in Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (sitcom), Gavin & Stacey (sitcom), Benidorm (sitcom), Mrs Biggs (television drama), Cilla (television drama), The C Word (television drama), Moorside (television drama), Tower Block (film), Quartet (film), and The Huntsman: Winter’s War (film).
She has also appeared in several West End musicals and released her debut studio album, Sheridan in 2017. She has received several honors in her career including Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for her services to drama in 2015.
What is Sheridan Smith Famous For?
- Her appearances in the sitcoms, The Royle Family, Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps, Gavin & Stacey, and Benidorm.
When was Sheridan Smith Born?
Sheridan Smith was born on 25 June 1981. Her birth place is in Epworth, Lincolnshire in England. She holds English nationality. She was born to a father, Colin Smith, and a mother, Marilyn Smith. She belongs to White Ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. She has two brothers, Damian, and Julian (died).
She started studying dance at an early age at the Joyce Mason School of Dancing. She attended South Axholme Community School. She received the highest possible grade in GCSE performing arts at South Axholme. She later attended and completed her education at John Leggott College in Scunthorpe. She also performed in several theatre productions while at National Youth Music Theatre.
She made her television debut in a guest role in the 1999 BBC serial, Wives and Daughters.
She later rose to prominence after she appeared in a recurring role in the British sitcom, The Royle Family between 1999 and 2000.
Her major work includes Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (sitcom), Gavin & Stacey (sitcom), Benidorm (sitcom), Grownups (sitcom), Holby City (television drama), Mrs Biggs (television drama), Cilla (television drama), The C Word (television drama), The Moorside (television drama), Cilla (miniseries).
She was also the cast member of The comedy sketch show, The Lenny Henry Show in 2005.
She has appeared in television films, Anchor Me (2000), Hawkins (2001), Blood Strangers (2002), The Scapegoat (2012), Mr. Stink (2012), Ratburger (2017), and Care (2018).
She appeared in her own ITV music special, Sheridan in 2017.
She also appeared in her one-off documentary, Sheridan Smith: Coming Home in 2018.
She was one of the mentors to the contestants of the BBC show, Over the Rainbow during 2010.
She narrated the reality series Bear Grylls: Mission Survive from 2015.
She has been appearing in television series, Cleaning Up since 2019.
She made her film debut as Tracey in the 2000 film Peaches.
Her major film includes Tower Block, Quartet, and The Huntsman: Winter’s War.
She has also appeared in films, Hysteria, How to Stop Being a Loser, Powder Room, The Harry Hill Movie, and Ratburger.
Her theatre credits include the musical Into the Woods, The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Little Shop of Horrors.
She starred in Tinderbox: a Revenge Comedy at the Bush Theatre in April 2008.
She originated the role of Elle Woods in the musical version of Legally Blonde in 2009. She received several accolades for her work in Legally Blonde.
She starred in Flare Path between March and June 2011, which also earned her several accolades.
She starred in the Heda Gabler in 2012, A Midsummer Night’s Dream in 2013, Funny Girl in 2015.
She is currently starring as The Narrator in Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat for a limited summer 2019 run only.
She appeared as Ruby Ruggles in the 2008 Radio series, The Way We Live Right Now, and as Tomsin Trelawny in series 2 of Elephants to Catch Eels.
She played companion Lucie Miller alongside Paul McGann’s Eighth Doctor in a radio series of Doctor Who.
She appeared in four series of Eighth Doctor.
She later reprised her role as Lucie Miller in The Further Adventures of Lucie Miller in 2019.
She narrated two Big Finish Short Trips stories, “The Curse of the Fugue”, and “Flashpoint”.
She is signed to record label, East West.
She released her self-titled debut album, Sheridan in November 2017.
She later released her second studio album, A Northern Soul in November 2018.
Who is Sheridan Smith Dating?
Sheridan Smith has dated several people in the past. She was romantically linked with James Corden during the late 2000s. She briefly dated her longtime friend Ross McCall in 2010. She later briefly dated film director and writer Reg Traviss between September 2012 and January 2013. She also dated actor Greg Wood in 2014. News about her recent affair is not available at present.
What are Sheridan Smith Body Measurements?
Sheridan Smith stands at a height of 1.57 m i.e. 5 feet and 2 inches tall. She has a body weight of 132 lbs i.e. 60 kg. She has an average body build. She wears a bra of size 36C. Her body measurements are 39-29-39 inches. She wears a dress of size 10 (US) and shoes of size 7 (US). She has green eyes and blonde hair but she often dyes her hair in different colors.
What is Sheridan Smith Net Worth?
Sheridan Smith earns from her career in the entertainment industry. As an actress, she has appeared in numerous films, television series, sitcoms, and stage plays. As a singer, she has already released 2 studio albums by 2019. Her major income comes from her acting career. Her net worth is estimated at $20 million.