Who is Jacqueline Jossa?
Jacqueline Jossa (full name: Jacqueline Mary Osborne) is an English actress from Bexley, England. She is best known for portraying the role of Lauren Branning in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from 2010 to 2018.
She also won the nineteenth series of the ITV series I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! in 2019.
Jossa got her training from D&B Theatre School in Bromley (where she performed the role, Jeanie, in ‘Hair’ to great acclaim). She later schooled at the Royal Academy of Music in London.
She appeared in Lauren’s internet spin-off series, Lauren’s Diaries, with two series in 2010 and 2011. Jossa also appeared as a panelist on the BBC Three comedy panel show Sweat the Small Stuff.
How Old is Jacqueline Jossa?
Jossa is 27 years old as of 2019. She was born on 29 October 1992 in Bexley England.
Jacqueline Jossa Family
Jacqueline was born to John (b. 1953) and Sarah (née Brown) Jossa (b. 1956). She has one older sister named Katrina. Her two older brothers died in infancy. Jossa is also a cousin to Megan Jossa who is also a former EastEnders actress.
Jacqueline Jossa Husband
Jacqueline is married to English television personality Dan Osborne. The couple got married on 24 June 2017. Dan is known for being a former cast member on the ITVBe reality series The Only Way Is Essex.
Jossa and Osborne got engaged after he proposed to her during a trip to Greece for her sister’s wedding in June 2015.
The couple separated only ten months after their marriage in late April 2018 whilst Jossa was seven months pregnant with their daughter Mia. The couple became close again following the birth of their daughter in June the same year. They went on officially reconciling in September 2018.
Jacqueline Jossa Kids
Jossa and Osborne have two daughters together, Ella Selina Osborne (b. February 15, 2015) and Mia Osbourne (b. June 25, 2018). She is also a step-mother to Teddy, Osborne’s child from an earlier relationship.
Jacqueline Jossa Children’s Age
Ella is 4 years old as of 2019 while Mia is one year old as of the same year.
Jacqueline Jossa EastEnders
In 2010, Jossa was cast as Lauren Branning in the British soap opera. Reportedly, she was very much excited to join the show saying she has always been a fan. She made her first appearance on 27 September 2010.
It was revealed in September 2017 that she would be leaving EastEnders after seven years alongside on-screen sister, Lorna Fitzgerald. This was a decision that had been made by new temporary producer John Yorke. The soap’s spokesperson said, “We can confirm that Jacqueline and Lorna will be leaving EastEnders. They have both been wonderful to work with and we wish them all the best for the future”. Her final scenes of the show aired on 16th February 2018.
Jacqueline Jossa I’m a celebrity
In November 2019, she appeared as a contestant on the nineteenth series of the 3-week ITV reality TV show I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! She won the survival reality television game show and was crowned the new ‘queen of the jungle’.
Jacqueline Jossa Net Worth
On participating in the popular ITV show I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, she was paid impressive £75,000. She has an estimated net worth of £1.2million.
Jacqueline Jossa Movies
2019 I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!