Patsy Palmer was born Julie Anne Merkell. She is an English actress and DJ, known for her roles as Natasha in the children’s drama series Grange Hill (1985–1987), and Bianca Jackson in the BBC soap opera EastEnders (1993–1999, 2008–2014, 2019).
Patsy Palmer biography
Palmer was born and grew up in Bethnal Green, East London. After finishing up at Haggerston Girls Secondary School, she attended Globe Primary School. Her mother Pat raised her as well as her two older brothers, Harry and Albert.
Georgia and Berty, two of her half-siblings, are likewise named. Her mother was the one who initially saw her acting potential and pushed her to enroll in London’s Anna Scher Acting School. Palmer claims that acting was a way for her to escape the bullying she experienced in school.
She performed in a West End play of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat when she was six years old.
Patsy Palmer age
Palmer was born on 26 May 1972. This means she is 50 years old.
Patsy Palmer movies
Palmer made her screen debut in the television programme The Gentle Touch in 1984. She also appeared on the children’s drama show Grange Hill between 1985 and 1987.
She went on to have small roles in BBC’s Tricky Business (1989), Making News (1990), Clarissa (1991), Love Hurts (1992), Drop the Dead Donkey (1993), and The Bill (1993), and she also appeared as an acne-ridden teenager in a Clearasil advert.
Patsy Palmer awards
Patsy Palmer has bagged several nominations as well as awards including;
- Nominated ‘Most Popular Actress at the National Television Awards
- Won Best Actress at the TV Quick/TV Choice Awards
- Won Best Actress at the Inside Soap Awards
- Won Best Actress at The British Soap Awards
- Nominated Best On-Screen Partnership alongside Sid Owen at The British Soap Awards
- Nominated Best Storyline at the Inside Soap Awards for Bianca’s Return
- Nominated Favorite Soap Actress at the TRIC Awards
- Nominated Best Dramatic Performance at the British Soap Awards.
- Nominated Best On-Screen Partnership alongside Sid Owen at the British Soap Awards
Patsy Palmer height
Patsy Palmer stands 1.69 m tall.
Patsy Palmer net worth
According to Idol Net Worth, Patsy Palmer has a net worth of $13 Million (£9.3 million).