Jodie Comer

Jodie Comer was born on March 11, 1993 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. She began to take drama classes at St Julie’s Catholic High School in Woolton, Liverpool and won a role in a radio play for which she was advised to get herself an agent.

Her acting career commenced in 2008 when she received a guest role in The Royal Today, a spin-off series of The Royal. Jodie then appeared as a guest in a number of British television series, such as Holby City, Doctors, Silent Witness, Casualty, Law & Order: UK, Vera and Inspector George Gently.

Jodie received much more prominent roles in television when she was cast in leading parts in the five-episode drama series, Justice, the supernatural miniseries, Remember Me and the E4 comedy-drama series, My Mad Fat Diary where she appeared for three seasons as Chloe Gemell, a role she is most notable for.

She also appeared in the 2015 adaptation of a television film, Lady Chatterley’s Lover. The film was broadcasted on BBC 1 Channel. Soon after, she appeared in the first season of BBC 1 drama series, Doctor Foster.

In 2017, Jodie is featured as a young Elizabeth of York in The White Princess. The mini-series is based on a 2013 historical novel by Philippa Gregory and is a sequel to the BBC mini-series, “The White Queen”. The series premiered on April 16, 2017, on Starz.

Later this year, she will be featured in England is Mine, a feature film portraying Steven Patrick Morrissey and his early life in 1970’s Manchester before he went on to become lead singer of seminal 80’s band The Smiths. The film is set to premiere on July 2, 2017 during the Edinburgh Film Festival.