Jessica Barden made her acting debut back in 1999 for the vintage series, My Parents Are Aliens, with a small role.
After that, this Cancer actress continued her TV appearance by acting in No Angels (2005) and also The Chase (2006).
Her first debut on a big-screen movie happened in 2007 when she played Mary Ratcliffe for Mrs Ratcliffe’s Revolution.
Starting from that year, she also began to act on the ITV series, Coronation Street, until 2008.
In 2010, Jessica got a role as Jody Long for a romantic-comedy movie directed by Stephen Frears, Tamara Drewe, which rewarded her a nomination as Young British Performer of The Year.
Later, she made another comeback for other movies, such as Hanna (2011), Comedown (2012), In the Dark Half (2012), and also Mindscape (2013).
In 2015, she appeared as Kit Carmichael for the BBC One’s series, The Outcast, which later was followed by her acting in Murder (2016).
Her career breakthrough happened when she starred in a popular Netflix series, The End of the F***ing World (2017), which originally was aired on Channel 4.
One year later, in 2018, she appeared in various movies for The New Romantic and Scarborough.
She became more popular after appearing in two music videos in 2019, Conan Gray’s Maniac and also Ozzy Osbourne’s Under the Graveyard.
After that, she then starred in a Netflix thriller series, Pieces of Her (2021), and also the movie Hearts of Stone (2022).
- Real Name: Jessica Barden
- Stage Name: Jessica Barden
- Nickname: Jessica, Jessy
- Birthday: July 21, 1992
- Birthplace: Northallerton, North Yorkshire, England
- Zodiac Sign: Cancer
- Nationality: English
- Height: 157 cm (5’2″)
- Weight: 52 kg (115 lbs)
- Blood Type: –
- Religion: Judaism
- Profession: Actress
- Education: Wetherby High School
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- Parents: –
- Siblings: Josh (brother)
- Husband: Max Winkler
- Children: 1
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- Jessica had announced that she had her first daughter on October 19, 2021.
- Her husband, Max, is a filmmaker.
- Jessica lives in Los Angeles.
- She had moved to West Yorkshire with her family when she was 3 years old.
- Many fans praise her “non-aging” look, which makes her look younger than her actual age.
- Jessica is able to deliver any lines in a deadpan manner, a skill that is hard to do for other actors.
- Her mother works as an accountant.
- Jessica’s father is a prison guard.
- When she was 15 years old, her parents were split.
- She said that when she had to face her parents’ divorce, she had a difficult time.
- Her ideal type is…
- Hearts of Stone (2022), as Agatha
- Pink Skies Ahead (2020), as Winona
- Holler (2020), as Ruth
- Jungleland (2019), as Sky
- Scarborough (2018), as Beth
- The New Romantic (2018), as Blake Conway
- Habit (2017), as Lee
- Mindhorn (2016), as Jasmine
- The Lobster (2015), as nosebleed woman (cameo)
- Far from the Madding Crowd (2015), as Liddy
- Lullaby (2014), as Meredith
- Mindscape (2013), as Mousey
- In the Dark Half (2012), as Marie
- Comedown (2012), as Kelly
- Hanna (2011), as Sophie
- Tamara Drewe (2010), as Jody Long
- Mrs Ratcliffe’s Revolution (2007), as Mary Ratcliffe
- Ellen (2016), as Ellen
- Robot Chicken (Adult Swim | 2021), as Rey, Riley’s Friend, Grady Twins (voices)
- Pieces of Her (Netflix | 2021), as Jane
- Lambs of God (Foxtel’s Showcase | 2019), as Sister Carla
- The End of the F***ing World (Netflix | 2017-2019), as Alyssa
- Penny Dreadful (Showtime | 2016), as Justine
- Murder (BBC Two | 2016), as Jess
- The Outcast (BBC | 2015), as Kit Carmichael
- Chickens (Channel 4 | 2014), as Barmaid / Penny
- Coming Up (Channel 4 | 2013), as Ruby
- Vera (ITV | 2012), as Stella Macken
- Comedy Showcase (Channel 4 | 2011), as Barmaid
- Coronation Street (ITV | 2007-2008), as Kayleigh Morton
- The Chase (BBC One | 2006), as Amy
- No Angels (Channel 4 | 2005), as Lucy
- My Parents Are Aliens (ITV | 1999), as girl in school (cameo)
- Better Things (FX | 2020), as herself
Music Video Appearances
- Maniac (2019) – Conan Gray
- Under the Graveyard (2019) – Ozzy Osbourne
- IMDb Awards 2018 – Breakout Stars Award – The End of the F***ing World, Scarborough, The New Romantic
- British Independent Film Award 2019 – Best Supporting Actress – Scarborough
- London Critics’ Circle Film Awards 2011 – Young British Performer of the Year – Tamara Drewe
Jessica Barden is one of the most gorgeous British actresses in the acting industry. She always improves for the better. Keep up the good work!