Celia Imrie | Biography

Posted On: 24 Feb, 2015


Celia Imrie | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 15, 1952
Age 65 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality English
Profession Actress
Husband/Spouse N/A
Boyfriend Benjamin Whitrow(broken-up)
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? No
Married Unknown
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Height 5 feet 6 inches(168 cm)
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Angus Imrie

Influential persona Celia Imire is a British actress who has been successful to win millions of hearts, thanks to her excellence in movies, soap operas and television. Throughout her career, she has been exploring drama and comedy roles, and now at the age of 66, English movie industry loves Celia’s matriarch roles, as of now, but there something  more her audience can dare to love. Her first novel Not Quite Nice is desperately watching its release. The novel, which is an amusing story of a bunch of expats tousled, lives abroad – a small French village.

Generational actress Celia Imrie near to 4 decades of acting career has given her lots of memorable on-screen projects. Her most talked about on-screen presentations are in movies Highlander, Bridget Jone’s Diary, Calendar Girls, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel series, and in TV shows such as Pat and Margaret, Victoria Wood as Seen on TV, Bergerac, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Acorn Antiques: The Musical! ,   Kingdom and many more. Plus, she is a celebrated theatre and radio drama actress.

Other wiki on her professional life can be viewed from her Wikipedia and IMDB’s biography.

Even at the age of 66, she still looks full of life. Plus, her not so tall height of 5' 5½" inches has complemented her elegant looks. Her weight is not known, but judging from her recent picture, she has done well to balance her weight even at this age. Not many know, she suffered from anorexia when she was a teenager and she had to be admitted in a hospital.

Surprisingly, she is still single. But, she has a son – thanks to actor Benjamin Withrow complementary support. It was her 40’s and she was busy acting. She didn’t want to marry at this point of time but wanted a baby. In her autobiography, she has disclosed that good friend Benjamin accepted all of her terms like not living together or marrying. Her terms also included involuntary participation as she would look after child everyday life. Making the story short, she has praised Benjamin for being so understanding and such amazing father even when he had a family of his own. She has no regret of not having fully functional married life as she got such mature partner who turned out to be good father to her child and good friend to her. 

Moreover, she is not a lesbian or a gay. Many people may speculate such riddles because of her lesbian roles in acting project such as Dinner Ladies and Absolute Fabulous- but such speculations are not verifiable.

Yes, she has some hot scene in Calendar Girls and A Dark Adopted Eye, if you are interested to watch them. In her blooming days, she was famous for her slender body, sizeable boobs and beautifully structured arms plus shoulder. Anyway, her name doesn’t come in the list of most sexy actress of her generation, but indeed, she is one of the most successful of the time.  Also, she has earned quite a reputation of a lady, who can talk about her conservative beliefs and equally be proud of them. Her dressing sense is appreciable as well.  

The “Bigger Buns” may not have starred in Harry Potter, but many online sites have referenced the notion. Moreover, Guldiford High School graduate Celia’s net worth is not known. Her net worth is probably high given the time she has spent acting.   

Nevertheless, her fans can connect with the childhood time ballet dancer Celia via social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.