Hannah Waddingham

Birth Day July 28th, 1974
Birth Place Wandsworth, London
Age 49 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

About Hannah Waddingham

Hannah Waddingham is a British actress, model, singer, and theater artist. She is well-known for her role as Rebecca Welton in the comedy series "Ted Lasso" on Apple TV+ (2020-present) for which she won the Critics' Choice Television Awards, Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards, International Online Cinema Awards, and Primetime Emmy Awards in 2021.

Moreover, she has starred in a number of critically acclaimed tv series and films including Sex Education, The Game of Thrones, Les Miserables, and Hocus Pocus 2.

Besides, she is active on social media and has a huge fan base on it. She has 184.7K followers on Twitter @hanawaddingham and 456K followers on Instagram @hannah_waddingham.

Hannah Waddingham Early Life & Family

On July 28, 1974, Hannah Waddingham was born in Wandsworth, London to her mother Melodie Kelly. As both of her grandparents were opera singers, her mother was an opera singer. She grew up around the theater because her mother joined the English National Opera when Waddingham was eight years old. Meanwhile, details regarding her father have not yet been publicly disclosed.

Likewise, Waddingham is British by nationality and belongs to the British-White ethnic group. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. She practices Christianity as her religion. 

Concerning her education, Waddingham has completed her graduation from the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts.

Hannah Waddingham Career

Stage Career

  • After graduation, Waddingham began her career in dinner theater performing in the interactive comedy "Joni and Gina's Wedding".
  • Since then, she has performed on the stages of both New York's Broadway and London's West End.
  • She played Suzanne Valadon in "Lautrec" and Starbird in "Space Family Robinson" (Julian & Stephen Butler, 2002).
  • Thereafter, she performed in Trevors Nunn's revival of "A Little Night Music" and "Spamalot" as the Lady of the Lake.
  • Additionally, she performed as the Witch in the production of Into the Woods at London's Open Air Theatre in mid-2010.
  • Following that, she created the part of The Wicked Witch of the West for the West End production of "The Wizard of Oz".
  • Moreover, Waddingham starred in the 2012 revival of "Kiss Me, Kate" at the Chichester Festival Theatre.

Screen Career

  • Waddingham made her screen debut appearing in the BBC sitcom Not Going Out's fourth season's episode three in 2011. She portrayed Jane, an actress in an adult movie being recorded in the show.
  • Subsequently, she appeared in a minor role in the 2012 movie "Les Miserables", and in the ITV comedy Benidorm in 2014.
  • In Game of Thrones seasons 5 and 6, she played "Shame Nun", Septa Unella.
  • Similarly, she frequently appears in the Netflix series, "Sex Education".
  • She has played Rebecca Welton, the owner of AFC Richmond on the Apple TV+ series "Ted Lasso" since the year 2020.
  • On September 30, 2022, she makes an appearance as Mother Witch in "Hocus Pocus 2" which was Disney's sequel to "Hocus Pocus".
  • Furthermore, she will play Lady Bellaston in the ITV drama miniseries "Tom Jones", which is based on the 1749 novel by Henry Fielding.

Music Career

  • In October 2000, she entered "Our Kind of Love" into the UK Singles Chart, where it peaked at No. 41.
  • Afterward, she sang the role of "Starbird" for the Space Family Robinson album, composed by Julian Butler and Stephen Butler, and released by Pop! Records in May 2002.
  • In London's West End, she performed Christine in the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton musical "The Beautiful Game".

Hannah Waddingham Awards & Achievements

  • In 2021, she won the Critics' Choice Television Awards, Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards, International Online Cinema Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, and Screen Actors Guild Awards for her work in Ted Lasso.

Hannah Waddingham Boyfriend and Relationship

Hannah Waddingham is not married yet. But, she is in a relationship with her handsome boyfriend, Gianluca Gugnetto, an Italian businessman. The couple has a daughter named Kitty who was born in 2015. Their daughter has an autoimmune disease, Henoch-Schonlein Purpura. To remind her daughter that "mummy will only ever be away when it's for a really, blooming good reason", Waddingham keeps her Emmy award in her daughter's room.

Moreover, Waddingham is an extremely caring and loving mother. Along with her boyfriend and their daughter, she is currently living a wonderful life.

Hannah Waddingham Net Worth 2022

Multitalented actress, Hannah Waddingham has amassed a net worth of $4 million as of 2022. As well, she earns thousands of dollars yearly as a professional in the entertainment industry. To date, she has appeared in several TV series and has done numerous theater works. Therefore, her wealth will definitely rise in the future.

In addition, from her career earnings, Waddingham is living a lavish lifestyle, residing in a luxury home and owning luxurious cars as well.

Hannah Waddingham Height & Weight

Hannah Waddingham is a gorgeous lady with a wonderful personality. She has an attractive toned slim physique which measures around 36-25-36 inches. She is 5 feet 10¾ inches (179.5 cm) tall and has a balanced weight of around 64kg (141 lbs.). Her mesmerizing deep-set green eyes and blonde hair go perfectly with her personality. She wears a shoe size of 8(US) and her dress size is 4(US). Moreover, her sexual orientation is straight. 

Overall, she pays close attention to her food intake and workout, which contributes to get her healthy body.

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