A lady with platinum blonde hair and deep blue eyes from Birmingham was spotted performing in the prestigious venue of Royal Albert Hall. Her mind-blowing performances at Wembly hall depicted her center of excellence and talent. Who was that charming lady?? She is Helen Elizabeth George, the gorgeous and talented English actress.
Role of a nurse Trixey Franklin from a 1950’s BBC series named “Call the Midwife” does not indigent of any introduction to you. As it is still a smashing, hit Sunday-evening play with viewing figures of around about 11 million. The main reason for Helen George actress to be famous is her role of Trixey!
Besides having an attractive outlook and height of 5 feet 7 inches, she also wears a pragmatic behavior that helps her mesmerize the viewers.
Early Career For Acting And Singing
In her childhood, she never had dreamt of being on stage. Rather she was interested in long jumping. It was her desire to be the first female manager at Aston Villa football club. While entering the fifteenth year of her life, the theater and music industry got Helen George’s attention. She adapted to work with the production of Less Miserable. This all led her to a meritorious start of an acting career and singing success.
Helen got qualified in musical theater at the Royal Academy of music. In 2015 she was the only actress who was paired with professional dancer and choreographer Aljaz Skorjance in the thirteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing. She ended up being in sixth place and was eliminated in week 11. Her views about dancing were quite different for every different type of dance.
“I am most terrified of Latin dances; I have got really stiff hips.”
Afterward, she followed up training of acting at Birmingham school of acting. Helen George accumulated a bundle of applauses in her acting skills as she appeared in Hotel Babylon, The Three Musketeers, Scar Tissue, and Doctors and Holly oaks. Her theater work includes:
- Andre Llyod Weber’s The Women in White
- Into the Woods and high school musicals
Helen George had also been cast in the music video of Birdy’s cover of 1901 by Phoenix. But “Call the Midwife” 1950’s BBC series has achieved all the accolades for placing Helen George on the nation’s radar. It was not a piece of cake for Helen to achieve such a big place in the industry as there are competitors and hurdles of life as well. Her high aims and consistent hard work helped her to carve out her acting skills to be in a pioneer position.
When at first she signed the project of Call, the Midwife, she was terrorized by the Steller cast.
“I was petrified on the first day. I turned up, and there was Jenny (Agutter), Pam (Ferris), and Miranda (Hart). But they were all so kind and generous and took the younger actors like me under their wing.”
Helen George Net Worth
By profession, she is an actor. Her start career in singing and acting gave her not only popularity but also a handsome amount of wealth. As Trixey Franklin in “Call the Midwife” for several years now, she earns up to £430,000. According to the net worth post of actors, her worth is $600,000. While if she continues to be a part of this thriving industry, she will grow more. Furthermore, nobody knows her future plans, so for the future, we cannot predict her worth as well.
Family Background At A Glimpse
Helen George was born on June 19th, 1984, in Birmingham, England. Now Helen George age is 37. Her father, Timothy is a politics professor, and her mother belongs to the social work society. Her mother was also a scriptwriter for Holly oaks, Doctors, and Emmerdale.
She has a sister Victoria Ingle. With her sister’s association, they performed as backup singers for Elton John during a tour.
Personal Life – Marriage And Relationships
The first marriage of Helen George was with Oliver boots. She met Oliver boots on the set of Hotel Babylon in 2008. Then got married in 2012. Helen George husband was also a part of the acting industry and was a fellow actor of hers. But unfortunately, their marriage did not stay longer. After four years of married life, they got separated. After taking a bit of time, Helen confirmed her divorce from her husband Oliver boots. She has no kid from that marriage.
In the same year, she met Jack Ashton while filming the famous BBC series, Call the Midwife. Jack Ashton was basically the co-star of Helen George in the BBC series. At first, their romance and relation were private, particularly when she was expecting her first baby with Jack. In her eighth month of pregnancy, she got maternity leave from the filming of the seventh season for Call, the Midwife. Helen George and Jack Ashton welcomed their first baby girl in 2017. Helen George baby is namedWren Ivory.
She returned to her work after six months of her baby’s birth to start up a project, Nativity Rocks (2018). Helen George wedding with Jack Ashton is still unrevealed by both of them on media. Helen George and Jack Ashton are raising their daughter together. And post pictures of them together as a happy family ever.
Helen George is active on her social media and posts precious moments of her with family sometimes. There she revealed she is again expecting a baby with Jack Ashton.
Hobbies And Interests
Initiatory when she became a part of Call, the Midwife, she adopted a pet Jack Russell named Charlie. It shows her love for animals. In her childhood, she dreamed of being a long jumper, but professionally, she became an actor. So, her interests and hobbies got occupied by her childhood dreams. Moreover, she practiced running and was part of the London Marathon. She also spent some time tarot cards reading.
Helen is a big fan of the Irish band Boyzone. She attended almost all of their concerts as well. She started the initiative Spare Chair Sunday with the collaboration of Bisto to share a spare chair with old citizens and elderly persons in their community at their dining table to wipe off their loneliness.