Amanda Jane Smith aka Amanda Abbington is a British actress who has been in the entertainment industry for more than thirty years. Her notable roles include playing Josie Mardle in Mr. Selfridge from 2013 to 2016 and portraying Mary Morstan in Sherlock from 2014 to 2017. Born on February 28, 1972, Amanda Abbington hails from North London, United Kingdom. As in 2023, Amanda Abbington's age is 51 years. Check below for more deets about Amanda Abbington. This page will put a light upon the Amanda Abbington bio, wiki, age, birthday, family details, dating, trivia, photos, lesser-known facts, and more.
Amanda Abbington Profile:
|Stage Name||Amanda Abbington|
|Real Name||Amanda Jane Smith|
|Birthday||February 28, 1972|
|Birthplace||North London, United Kingdom|
|Hometown||North London, England, United Kingdom|
Family and Personal Life
Amanda Abbington‘ father’s name is N/A and Amanda Abbington‘ mother’s name is N/A. In 2000, she started dating Martin Freeman. They have two children, a son Joe and a daughter Grace. They separated in 2016. Abbington was engaged to former escapologist Jonathan Goodwin as of October 2021.
- Amanda Abbington was born in North London, United Kingdom.
- Amanda Abbington’s birth sign is Pisces.
- She has been in the entertainment industry for more than thirty years. Her notable roles include playing Josie Mardle in Mr. Selfridge from 2013 to 2016 and portraying Mary Morstan in Sherlock from 2014 to 2017.
- Amanda began her career in the TV series The Bill, where she played a variety of characters. She also appeared in early episodes of Wycliffe, Casualty, and Dream Team.
- She appeared in 21 episodes of After You’ve Gone, a BBC One comedy sitcom.
- Other screen credits include Marilyn Harwood in Dream Team (1999) and Siobhan in the BBC sitcom After You’ve Gone (2007–2008), as well as appearing in the drama series’ Cuffs (2015) and Safe (2018).
- Amanda’s stage roles have included God of Carnage (2018), The Son (2019), and The Unfriend (2022).
- In September 2023, she appeared as one of the contestants on the twenty-first series of Strictly Come Dancing.
- On Instagram, she goes by the username @amanda_abbington74.