Kellie Bright is an English actress who is well known for her role as Linda Carter in the British soap opera, EastEnders for which she won the British Soap Awards for Best Actress and Best Dramatic Performance in 2015. She earns a fruitful amount of salary and has an awesome net worth from her profession.
Kellie is a married woman as of 2019. She married Paul Stocker, an actor with whom she shares two children. Moreover, the couple is together for a very long time and still enjoying their married life. If you love to know more in details about Kellie’s career as well as her personal life, net worth, and age, read the biography of Kellie Bright.
Kellie Denise Bright’s Bio & Wiki
Kellie Bright was born as Kellie Denise Bright on 1st July 1976, in Brentwood, Essex, England. Moreover, she is British by her nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She was raised by her father, Alan and her mother, Denise Hayden Bright. Also, she has young brother, Simon Alan Bright (born in 1981). She learned acting from the Sylvia Young Theatre School.
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Inside of Kellie Bright’s Career
Kellie Bright started her career appearing on stage in shows including Annie and Les Miserables at the age of 11. Moreover, she appeared in many series on British Television in the late 1980s and the 1990s such as T-Bag, Maid Marian, and Her Merry Men and many others. At the age of 13, Kellie was cast as Joanna Burrows in the TV show, The Upper Hand with Joe McGann, Honor Blackman and Diana Weston for six years.
Kellie made her appearance in the British television series, Bad Girls and BBC radio programme, The Archers. She has also guest appeared in the British satirical television series, Da Ali G Show. Furthermore, he appeared in the movie, Ali G Indahouse. Currently, he stars in the BBC soap opera, EastEnders playing the role of Linda Carter.
How much is Kellie Bright’s Salary & Net Worth?
Kellie Bright has an approximated net worth of $5 Million as of 2019. Moreover, she maintained a lucrative amount of net worth of $3 Million back in 2018. Her actual salary isn’t disclosed until now. But, we can assume that she earns $50427 (€44611) which is an average salary of a British actress in the United Kingdom.
Kellie’s co-stars with many famous stars including Lacey Turner whose net worth is $5 Million and Steve McFadden whose net worth is $3.5 Million in the British soap opera, EastEnders. Moreover, she also works with Danny Dyer, Jessie Wallace, and Adam Woodyatt in the series.
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Who is Kellie Bright’s Husband? Her Marriage & Children
Kellie Bright is a 42 years old married woman as of 2019. She first met Paul Stocker, an actor in the set of EastEnders where they worked together in the series. Later, Kellie and Paul became close to each other and started dating. Furthermore, the couple tied the knot at Trelill, Cornwall on 5th July 2014. In their wedding, her EastEnders co-stars, Danny Dyer, Maddy Hill, and Sam Strike were presented. From their marriage, they have two children, Freddie (born on 4th December 2011) and Gene Stocker (born on 21st November 2016).
Kellie was 5 months pregnant with her first son, Freddie when she was filming in the movie, One Night (2012). Furthermore, she was 8 months pregnant with her second son, Gene when she took maternity leave from appearing EastEnders (1985). She delivered her son, Gene naturally after 7-hour of labor and named him after two of Bright’s favorite actors are Gene Kelly and Gene Wilder. She returned to work 3 months after giving birth to her son, Gene to appear as a guest on EastEnders (1985).
Interesting Facts about Kellie Bright
Kellie ranked #90 in The 100 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Characters of All Time for her performance as Linda Carter in 2015.
She is a good friend of Emma Bunton.
She had one of her first roles on the TV shows, T-Bag and the Revenge of the T-Set in 1989.
Kellie starred with Sacha Baron Cohen in the English television show, Da Ali G Show.