Jill Halfpenny

Biography: Jill is an experienced soap actress, having played Rebecca Hopkins (Martin's lover) in Coronation Street, and Phil Mitchells wife Kate in BBC1 soap Eastenders.
As a teenager, she made her mark in Byker Grove as Nicola Dobson.
She's also appeared in other TV shows including Peak Practice, Dalziel and Pascoe, Touching Evil and The Lakes.

Jill's made several stage appearances, including roles in Cooking with Elvis, Studs and The Sound of Music.
Jill's adventurous and sporty. She's very good at roller-skating and ice-skating.
Jill loves dancing - anything from ballet to ballroom, and showed this by winning BBC 1 series Strictly come dancing, with dance partner Darren.
Jill is a skilled fencer - beware!

Although Geordie is her native accent, she can do many others from Northern Irish to New York.

Jill Halfpenny's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 70
Highest Metascore: 73 Humans: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 67 Babylon: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
73 Humans: Season 1 Jun 28, 2015 Jill Drummond 8.2
67 Babylon: Season 1 Feb 9, 2014 TSG Officer Davina 8.7
tbd EastEnders: Season 18 Sep 1, 2003 Kate Mitchell (2002-2005) tbd
tbd EastEnders: Season 19 Jan 1, 2004 Kate Mitchell (2002-2005) tbd
tbd EastEnders: Season 20 Jan 3, 2005 Kate Mitchell (2002-2005) tbd
tbd Byker Grove: Season 1 Nov 8, 1989 Nicola Dobson tbd
tbd Byker Grove: Season 2 Nov 6, 1990 Nicola Dobson tbd
tbd Byker Grove: Season 3 Nov 5, 1991 Nicola Dobson (Season 1-4) tbd
tbd Byker Grove: Season 4 Nov 3, 1992 Nicola Dobson (Season 1-4) tbd
tbd Byker Grove: Season 19 Nov 1, 1989 Nicola Dobson (Season 1-4) tbd
tbd Strictly Come Dancing: Season 2 Oct 23, 2004 Series 2 - Celebrity Dancer tbd
tbd Strictly Come Dancing: Season 6 Sep 13, 2008 Series 2 - Celebrity Dancer tbd
tbd Waterloo Road: Season 1 Mar 9, 2006 Izzie Redpath 7.6
tbd Waterloo Road: Season 2 Jan 18, 2007 Izzie Redpath tbd
tbd Wild at Heart (UK): Season 7 Jan 8, 2012 Fiona tbd