Hannah Waddingham is a talented British actress and singer who gained international recognition for her roles in musical theater, television, and film. Born on November 28, 1974, in Wandsworth, London, England, she initially trained in opera before transitioning to musical theater.
Waddingham’s career took off when she played the Lady of the Lake in the West End production of “Spamalot.” She continued to garner critical acclaim for her roles in “Game of Thrones” as Septa Unella and in the Apple TV+ series “Ted Lasso” as Rebecca Welton.
Her powerful voice and captivating stage presence have made her one of the most respected and admired performers in the entertainment industry.
|Birthdate||November 28, 1974|
|Birthplace||Wandsworth, London, England|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)|
|Education||Royal Academy of Music, London|
|Known For||Game of Thrones, Ted Lasso|
|Net Worth||Estimated $3 million|
Hannah Waddingham Career
Hannah Waddingham’s career in musical theater began in the late 1990s, and she quickly established herself as a powerful performer. She has appeared in various productions, including “Into the Woods,” “The Wizard of Oz,” “The Beautiful Game,” “Kiss Me, Kate,” “Zorro,” and “A Little Night Music.” Waddingham has been nominated for multiple awards for her work in theater and has won the prestigious Olivier Award for her performance in “Kiss Me, Kate.”
Waddingham’s television and film career has also been quite successful. In addition to her memorable roles in “Game of Thrones” and “Ted Lasso,” she has appeared in several TV shows such as “Coupling,” “Benidorm,” “Partners in Crime,” and “Krypton.” Her film credits include “Les Misérables,” “The Only Boy for Me,” and “How to Lose Friends & Alienate People.”
Hannah Waddingham Education
Hannah Waddingham pursued her education at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where she trained in opera before transitioning to musical theater. Her strong musical background has contributed significantly to her success in both theater and screen.
Hannah Waddingham Family
Hannah Waddingham is the daughter of Mel Waddingham, a former British basketball player, and Angela Waddingham. She has a younger sister named Sophie Waddingham. Hannah is also a mother to a daughter, whom she gave birth to in 2016.
Hannah Waddingham Net Worth
As of 2023, Hannah Waddingham’s net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. Her wealth comes from her successful acting career, both on stage and screen, as well as her singing and voice work in various projects.