Naomi Faye Battrick was born on 11 July 1991, in Wythenshawe, Greater Manchester, England, and is an actress, best known for her role in the show “My Almost Famous Family” in which she played Toyah Swann. She also appeared in the show “Doctors” by Grace Jacobs and in various films including “Blood”, and was a part of the cast of the drama “Waterloo Road” in which she played Gabriella Wark. One of her latest project is the series “Jamestown”.
The Net Worth of Naomi Battrick
How rich is Naomi Battrick? As of early-2019, sources inform us of a net worth that is close to $500,000, earned through a successful career in the entertainment industry acting, active since 2008, including various independent projects. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Very little information is available about Naomi’s childhood, including her family, and her path towards an acting career. One of her first projects was an appearance in a 2008 episode of “The Bill”. The following year, her popularity increased significantly when she played the 15 year old band member Toyah in the CBBC show entitled “My Almost Famous Family”, in which she starred alongside Dominique Moore. The show follows a group of siblings and their parents who performstogether as the house band of a fictional chat show; despite the popularity of the show, it was not renewed for a second season.
Rise to Fame
Two years later, she made her film debut in “Stray” and then starred in “Una Noche”, a Cuban film directed by Lucy Molloy. The following year Battrick got one of her more notable film projects in “Blood”, which is the story of two brothers who are policemen, as they investigate a crime in a small town in the shadow of their father who was the former police chief. This year also marked numerous projects on television, as she made a guest appearances in “Benidorm” and “Casualty”, then had a five-episode role in “The Indian Doctor”, a British drama set in the 1960s, starring Sanjeev Bhaskar as a doctor who finds work in a South Wales mining village.
She also had a recurring role in the series “Doctors”, a medical soap opera which began in the UK in 2000. The show follows the staff of the NHS Doctor’s Surgery and University Campus Surgery, as they go on in their professional as well as personal lives. In 2013, she appeared in two episodes of the first season of the sitcom “Some Girls”, then the following year was cast in a regular role in “Waterloo Road”, which is a series set in Rochdale, in the north of England. She was also involved in independent projects during this year, and had a guest role in “Ripper Street”.
In 2015, Naomi became a main cast member of “Crossing Lines” which follows the life of a former New York Police Department officer after he was injured on the job. The following year, she appeared in two films, including “Whisky Galore!” playing Peggy Macroon in the remake of the 1949 Ealing Comedy of the same name, starring Gregor Fisher and Eddie Izzard. She also appeared in the western film “Brimstone” starring Dakota Fanning and Guy Pearce, which was entered in the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, and received good reviews in Europe but mixed reviews in the US.
A few of her latest projects include becoming a regular cast member of the show “Jamestown” as Jocelyn, a series created by the makers of “Downtown Abbey”, and which follows the first English settlers as they establish a community in the New World. She also had a role in the film “The Titan”, starring Sam Worthington and Taylor Schilling, marking one of her first Hollywood films, though it was an international co-production involving several countries. The film was later released through Netflix in 2018, before being released theatrically in the UK.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, it is known that Battrick is in a relationship with “Jamestown” co-star Ben Starr – the two also worked together in the series “Doctors” – they confirmed their relationship in 2016 and can be seen together in various social media posts, and were spotted publicly in Budapest, Hungary. She’s posted photos of them riding a Ferris wheel, and going to watch a movie. Despite that, the couple has never stated publicly that they are relationship, but it is assumed by many of their followers and the media due to their public appearances.
Similar to numerous actresses, she is active online through social media, having accounts on Instagram and Twitter, mainly used to communicate with fans, and post about her daily endeavors. She is very active on Twitter, often posting several times in a day, while her Instagram account often features photos of the locations she visits. She also posts photos of a pet dog she owns, and other personal photos including of her with friends and family. Aside from these, she uses her accounts to promote some of her recent and upcoming projects.