Facts of Polly Walker
|Birth Name||Polly Alexandra Walker|
|Date of Birth||May 19, 1966|
|Birth Country||Warrington, United Kingdom|
|Net worth||$1.5 Million|
|Spouse||Laurence Penry-Jones (m. 2008)|
|Hair Color||Dark brown|
|Education||Bush Davies School of Theatre Arts|
English actress, Polly Walker found she could express things with art and beauty that she could not say in any other way. Acting is the only job that suits her because it helps to make the world more beautiful.
Walker was born as Polly Alexandra Walker on 19th May 1966 in Warrington, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. Moreover, her dad, Giorgio Walker is a hotelier and his mom, Georgiana Walker is a retired school teacher.
Polly grew up with her three siblings, including two sisters, Emma Walker, Hannah Walker and one brother, Daniel Walker. Besides, she enrolled at Padgate Church of England and Bush Davies School of Ballet and Performing Arts before attending Ballet Rambert School at the age of 16. Unfortunately, she could not continue her dance classes because of a leg injury in 1984.
Walker later found her real passion for the arts of acting after joining the Drama Centre London. Furthermore, she went to the Royal Shakespeare Company, and then pursued her career as an actress from small TV roles.
Salary & Net Worth
Polly Walker started her career from a prominent role, Margaret Niner in the television drama series, Storyboard in 1989. She later appeared as Nick Buckley in the mystery drama series, Agatha Christie’s Poirot in 1990. Furthermore, she starred in many TV shows, Rome, Caprica, Prisoners’ Wives, Line of Duty and various others.
Walker made her first appearance as Lorna Doone in the made-for-television drama film, Lorna Doone in 1990. She, further, portrayed Mme. Dumont in the adventurous action movie, A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia in 1992. She also featured in popular films, Patriot Games, Sliver, Restoration, Emma, The Gambler, Dark Harbor, Savage Messiah, John Carter.
Polly is currently appearing in the regular role, Lady Portia Featherington in the periodical drama series, Bridgeton since 2020. She earns a decent salary from the Netflix’s series. She also received $40,000 per episode from the web series, Cursed along with Peter Guinness, Sophie Harkness, and Catherine Walker. As of 2021, her net worth is $1.5 Million.
The 54-year-old, Polly is living in a blissful conjugal relationship with Laurence Penry-Jones, an actor. The couple united as husband and wife in a small and private ceremony on 23rd October 2008.
Walker and the brother of Rupert Penry-Jones are currently residing in London, England after living in the United States for many years. Besides, they have been together in marriage for more than a decade and completed their 12th wedding anniversary in 2019. Also read about Catherine Walker‘s biography.
Before getting into the marital union, Walker was in an affair with a mysterious man in the mid-1990s till the early-2000s. She also welcomed two beautiful daughters, Giorgio Walker (born in 1994) and Delilah Walker (born in 2000). After the split-up, she took care of their two children as a single mother until Laurence’s arrival in her life.
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