British actress who received multiple soap opera awards for playing Kat Moon about EastEnders for greater than a decade. She experienced her first tv part in 1999 in the English series The Expenses. She received a British Cleaning soap Award for Greatest Celebrity in 2011 and two for Sexiest Woman in 2004 and 2005. She’s a daughter called Tallulah Lilac Morgan. She competed within the 6th time of year of Strictly Arrive Dance against Gillian Taylforth .
Full Name Jessie Wallace
Date Of Birth September 25, 1971
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.55 m
Profession TV Actress
Education The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London
Awards National Television Award for Most Popular Newcomer, The British Soap Award for Sexiest Female, The British Soap Award for Best Newcomer, The British Soap Award for Best On-Screen Partnership, National Television Award for Most Popular Actress, The British Soap Award for Best Actress
Nominations The British Soap Award for Best Dramatic Performance, The British Soap Award for Best Exit, National Television Award for Outstanding Serial Drama Performance, The British Soap Award for Best Storyline, British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actress, The British Soap Award for Hero of the Year
Movies The Road to Coronation Street, Miss Marie Lloyd – Queen of The Music Hall, The Dinner Party, A Class Apart, Amoc
TV Shows EastEnders, Kat & Alfie: Redwater
Star Sign Libra
Worked alongside her former EastEnders (1985) screen husband Shane Richie on 3 separate projects after they quit the soap opera in January 2016; the UK tour of "A Perfect Murder", the EastEnders (1985) TV spin-off Redwater (2017), and the pantomime "Robin Hood". They played husband and wife in all 3 of these projects.
Aunt of Mitchell (b. 1990), Jake (b. 1993), Kaylee (b. 1996) and Josh (b. 1998), via her sister Joanne and her husband Paul Harman, and Rudy (b. 2011), via her sister Danielle Mason and her boyfriend Tony Giles.
Returned to work 3 months after giving birth to her daughter Tallulah in order to resume filming EastEnders (1985).
Her EastEnders (1985) character Kat Moon became the 24th woman on the soap opera to give birth. Kat had a son Tommy (played initially by Ralfie White and then by Shay Crotty), born on 30 December 2010 and twins Bert and Ernie (played by Freddie and Stanley Beale), born on 8 August 2014.
Ranked #20 in the 100 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Characters of All Time for her performance as Kat Moon (2010).
Her EastEnders (1985) character Kat Slater's wedding to Andy Hunter (Michael Higgs), dated on 14 November 2003, is ranked #14 in "The 50 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Weddings of All Time" (2010).
Her EastEnders (1985) character Kat Slater's wedding to Alfie Moon (Shane Richie), dated on 25 December 2003, is ranked #4 in "The 50 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Weddings of All Time" (2010).