Since the Netflix series’s success, The Crown, many of its casts have found new fame, mostly international recognition. One of them happens to be Erin Doherty, who portrays the role of Princess Anne in the third season.
The gorgeous Doherty is a British actress who has been active in the entertainment industry for a short time. But she has starred in numerous television shows, including Call the Midwife and Les Miserables.
Sure, Erin’s life is now taking a hike, thanks to the successful shows she has been. But how did she find success? And what about her personal life? There are so many questions surrounding her.
Hence, in this article, we will be talking more about her personal life as well.
Erin Doherty: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Erin Rachael Doherty|
|Birth Date||July 16, 1992|
|Birth Place||Crawley, West Sussex, England|
|Education||Bristol Old Vic Theatre School|
|Siblings||An older sister and younger brother|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (167 cm)|
|Weight||57 kgs(132 lbs)|
Who is Erin Doherty?
Erin Doherty is a British actress who rose to fame as Princess Anne in the third season of the Netflix series, The Crown. Despite her short period in the entertainment industry, Erin has worked in successful television shows.
Early Life, Parents, and Education
The rising actress, Erin Doherty was born as Erin Rachael Doherty in Crawley, West Sussex, England. She was British by nationality, while her ethnicity is white. Erin also comes from Irish heritage.
Not to mention, Doherty has not revealed much when it comes to her parents. But she did grow up with an older sister and a younger brother, whose whereabouts are, of course, unknown.
Likewise, as for her education, Erin went to the Hazelwick School in her hometown. After that, she joined Guildford School of Acting in 2011 but only studied there for a year.
As a result, Doherty ended up training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and graduated in 2015. During her time there, Erin won the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year Award in 2015. Similarly, it was for her rendition of “Broadway Baby” from the Sondheim musical Follies.
How old is Erin Doherty?- Age and Body Measurements
Many fans are happy that Erin is finally getting the recognition she deserves. Thanks to the success of the shows, Erin has gained a lot of fans and attention, not only for her acting but also for her beauty.
The gorgeous British actress was born on July 16, 1992, which means she is 28 years old. As for her star sign, it is Cancer and suggests them to be emotional yet strong mentally.
Likewise, Doherty stands at 5 feet 6 inches(167 cm) and weighs around 57 kgs(132 lbs). As a media personality, she has a slender figure, which she maintains with proper diet and exercise. Along with that, Erin has got stunning blue eyes and long dark blonde hair.
Erin Doherty’s Dating Life
Despite being a celebrity and already in her late-20s, Erin is still single as of now. Since she is a private person, not much related to her personal life has been revealed yet. Because of this, it is tough to find out anything about her dating life.
Is Erin dating Sophie Melville?
Nonetheless, Erin is often linked with the actress and her rumored partner, Sophie Melville. In several events, she was spotted attending public events and even seen holding hands.
Even though, Doherty has never confirmed her relationship with the actress, her actions towards Sophie confirm it. The two not only come from the same agency but has also appeared in several plays together.
Another thing is that Melville belongs to the LGBTQ+ community, and looking at their closeness, they might be dating. But who knows.
How did Erin Doherty become an actress?- Call the Midwife
With a passion for acting, Erin enrolled at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and finally graduated in 2015. After this, she worked her way towards the tough entertainment industry.
During her early years, Doherty worked in theatre and appeared in many of London’s leading theatres. Since the beginning, Doherty’s performance was lauded by leading theatre critics. Michael Billington even named Erin as ‘one of the year’s greatest discoveries’ after her performance in My Name Is Rachel Corrie as Rachel Corrie.
Aside from that, she has worked in other theatres like Junkyard, What’s On Stage, The Divide, and few others.
Finally, Erin made her television debut in 2016 from the series, Call the Midwife. For her debut show, Erin played the role of Jessie March. This was followed by her other role as Fabienne in the 2018 BBC miniseries, Les Miserables. Being new to the industry, it was fortunate of her to be in such successful shows back-to-back.
Likewise, in 2018, Erin made it to the cover of a Screen International Star of Tomorrow and an Evening Standard Rising Star. But her big breakthrough was yet to come.
We cannot forget Erin as Princess Anne in the third season of the hit British series, The Crown. Before her role, Doherty did not know anything about the princess and her life. Hence, she had to sit down and study about Anne’s family and life.
For those who don’t know Anne and have not watched the series, Anne is the single daughter of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip. Moreover, Doherty even spent the time to mimic and learn Anne’s voice, which is a much lower pitch than hers.
How rich is ‘The Crown’ actress Erin Doherty?
As we all know, Erin is a British actress who made her professional television debut in 2017. Since her success in the TV series, Call the Midwife, Doherty has appeared in other hit shows like Les Miserables and The Crown.
Thanks to Princess Anne’s role, Erin’s popularity has reached new heights even among international audiences. As expected, she will resume her role in the series in its fourth edition as well.
Now, as for her net worth, at the moment, Erin has accumulated a generous amount of $500k. Likewise, it was mentioned that the actress makes around $30,000 to $50,000 on average. And we are sure she gets her fair share from the series as well.
However, like other things, Erin has not mentioned much about her income and financial details. This also includes stuff like her assets and salary details.
Social Media Presence
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