Gillian Wright is an English actress, known for portraying the role of Jean Slater on the BBC soap opera EastEnders. She was a teacher and theatre director before occupying acting roles.
|Born:||Gillian Wright, May 5, 1960, Bermondsey, England|
|Television:||Chucklevision (1994–1996), Sir Gadabout: The Worst Knight in the Land (2002–2003), EastEnders (2004–)|
|IMDb:||Gillian Wright's IMDb|
About Gillian Wright
Most well known for her portrayal of Jean Slater on the popular British soap opera EastEnders, she is also notable for her appearances on The Bill and Dalziel & Pascoe. Also an accomplished stage actress, she co-founded an award-winning performance troupe called the Pilot Theatre.
She earned a bachelor's degree in English, theatre, and dance from Bretton Hall College.
Early in her career, she voiced the character of Mrs. Stone in an episode of the children's series ChuckleVision.
She grew up in Bermondsey, South London, England.
Actress Lacey Turner played Wright's EastEnders character's daughter, Stacey Slater.
Information related to Gillian Wright
- Alumni of Bretton Hall College
- English soap opera actresses