Brisbane- Sunday Only/Sydney
Jenna Coleman is an English actress best known for her notable roles as Clara Oswald in the British television series "Doctor Who", Jasmine Thomas in the British soap opera "Emmerdale", Queen Victoria in the ITV drama series "Victoria", and Connie in "Captain America: The First Avenger".
Jenna was born in Blackpool, Lancashire and began her acting career at an early age as a member of a theatre company called In Yer Space, with which she performed in the play "Crystal Clear" at the Edinburgh Festival. She won an award for her performance, with the play also received favourably. While auditioning for drama schools in 2005, she was chosen to play Jasmine Thomas in "Emmerdale". She received critical acclaim for her performance, was nominated for the Most Popular Newcomer award at the 2006 National Television Awards and went on to be nominated for Best Actress, Sexiest Female, and Best Dramatic Performance awards.
Jenna went on to play 'hard girl' Lindsay James in the BBC school-based drama series "Waterloo Road", Susan Brown in a BBC Four television adaptation of the John Braine novel "Room at the Top" and Rosie in Stephen Poliakoff's original drama series "Dancing on the Edge".
In 2011, she made her feature film debut in "Captain America: The First Avenger". She also landed the part of Annie Desmond in Julian Fellowes' four part mini-series "Titanic", and performed as the voice of Melia in the English version of the video game "Xenoblade Chronicles", while in 2012 she starred as Lydia Wickham in the adaptation of "Death Comes to Pemberley".
From 2012 to 2015, Jenna portrayed Clara Oswald, companion to the eleventh and twelfth incarnations of the Doctor in the science fiction series "Doctor Who", and in 2016 she starred in ITV's eight-part drama following the reign of the British monarch and Empress of India, "Queen Victoria", playing the lead role.
Jenna has been involved with charity work in South Africa raising awareness of HIV with One To One Children's Fund, for which she is an ambassador.
Clara Oswald, Doctor Who
Jasmine Thomas, Emmerdale
Lydia Wickham, Death Comes to Pemberley
Victoria, Queen Victoria
Connie, Captain America: The First Avenger
Katrina Clark, Me Before You
Please note: an 8x10 photograph will be included with each autograph, or you may choose to have an appropriate personal item signed.