Kellie Bright is an Award-winning English actress known for her appearance as Linda Carter in the BBC series EastEnders. She was also cast in the TV series like The Upper Hand, Bad Girls, and Rock & Chips.
Bright is living a blissful and contented married life with her loving husband, Paul Stocker. The husband and wife have been together for decades.
Kellie Bright Early Life, Education, and Career
Kellie Bright was born as Kellie Denise Bright on 1st July 1976. She was born and raised in Brentwood, Essex, England. She attended The Sylvia Young Theatre School.
Bright began her acting career at an early age of 11. She featured on stage shows like Annie and Les Miserables. She was then cast in the British TV series such as T-Bag, Maid Marian, and Her Merry Men. In 1990, she gained an opportunity to play the role of Joanna Burrows in TV series, The Upper Hand.
Besides acting, she served as receptionist at London’s nightclub to make ends meet. In 1995, she voiced the main role in Radio 4’s The Archers and was with the series till 2014. She made her guest appearance in the shows like Da Ali G Show, Holby City, Casualty, The Catherine Tate Show and Vera.
She also starred in the series such as Bad Girls, and Rock & Chips. Likewise, she became the runner-up of BBC One’s show Strictly Come Dancing in its 13th episode.
YouTube: Kellie Bright with her dance partner in Strictly Come Dancing;
In 2002, Kellie Bright made her film debut with the movie Ali G Indahouse. She then went on to play in an array of films such as Imagine Me and You, Kinky Boots and Ashes. She came to limelight after appearing in the BBC soap opera EastEnders as Linda Carter. In addition, she gave her voice to video games like Fable III, Dragon Age II, and Xenoblade Chronicles.
Bright has accomplished a lot throughout her career. In 2014 she was honored with Digital Spy Reader’s Award. The following year she won two awards including The British Soap Awards and Inside Soap Awards for Best Actress.
Kellie Bright Personal Life
Kellie Bright is a married woman. She tied the knot with her husband, Paul Stocker on 5th July 2014 at Trelill, Cornwall in presence of friends and family. The duo stayed as a boyfriend and girlfriend for quite a long time before deciding to be together forever.
They welcomed their first child named Freddie together on 19th May 2016 while she gave birth to her younger son, Gene on 21st November 2016. The couple also featured in OK! magazine.
Kellie Bright Net worth
Kellie Bright earns a good sum of money from TV series and films she has appeared in, it is a certain fact that she is paid a decent amount for her work. She is fully enjoying her fortune she made from her successful career. She is living a lavish life with well-maintained lifestyle along with her family.
Here is the table of Kellie Bright earnings according to years:
2015 - 2016 - $352,941
2014 - 2015 - $306,905
2013 - 2014 - $235,294
2012 - 2013 - $190,779
2015 - 2016 - $405,882
Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is estimated that his current net worth is around $ 2 million.