Tanya Reynolds was born on 4 November 1991 under the sign of Scorpio, in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. She is a 28-year-old actress, probably best recognized for starring in the role of Teresa Benelli in the Sky 1 drama series “Delicious”, and featuring as Lily Iglehart in the Netflix teen comedy-drama series “Sex Education”.
How Rich is She, as of Now? Tanya Reynolds Net Worth
Tanya Reynolds’ net worth is over $300,000, earned from her career as a film and television actress, starring in more than ten titles.
Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
Tanya Reynolds spent her early years with her family in her hometown of Woodstock – she has British nationality, belongs to white Caucasian ethnicity, and practices Christianity. After high school, Tanya enrolled into The Oxford School of Drama’s One Year Acting Course, from which she graduated in 2015.
According to her official IMDB account, Tanya Reynolds made her debut appearance in the role of Lucy in the short coming-of-age drama “Introducing Lucy” in 2014.
It was followed by her portrayals of Francesca in the short film “Civilised People”- which premiered at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – and Katie in the short film “The Jealous Boyfriend”, both created by British comedy duo ‘In Cahoots’ in 2015.
Rise to Prominence as Teresa Benelli in “Delicious”
Tanya’s came to prominence in 2016, when she got her first significant role in the British television drama series “Delicious”, directed by John Hardwick and Clare Kilner, and written by Dan Sefton.
It premiered in December of 2016 on the Sky 1 network, and continued until January of 2019, after three seasons. She portrayed the daughter, named Teresa Benelli, of famous celebrity chef Leo, played by Iain Glen, and his ex-wife Gina Benelli, played by Dawn French.
Side by side with filming it, she also starred in other film and television titles.
In 2017, she featured as Sally in the BBC One crime mini-series “Rellik” (“Killer” spelt backwards), and guest-starred as Lady Isobel Dunsany in the episode “Of Lost Things” of the Starz drama series “Outlander”.
In 2018, Tanya guest-starred as Pearl Marston in an episode of the BBC One crime drama series “Death In Paradise”, and as Jill in an episode of the Hulu/Channel 4 comedy-drama series “The Bisexual”.
In 2019, she became quite busy, since she featured as Alexa in the comedy film “For Love Or Money”, directed by Mark Murphy; played Lily in the short drama “Lily Meets Charlie”; portrayed Rebecca Henshaw in Thomas Clay’s period drama “Fanny Lye Deliver’d”, next to Maxine Peake and Charles Dance; and was cast as Jana Palmer in another short film, entitled “The Delivery”, directed by Ted Clarke.
Recent and Upcoming Projects
Later in 2019, Tanya Reynolds was chosen to appear in the main role of Lily Iglehart in the Netflix teen comedy-drama series “Sex Education”, created by Laurie Nunn.
It’s been announced that she will portray Mrs Elton in the upcoming drama film “Emma”, directed by Autumn de Wilde and based on Jane Austen’s novel of the same name. It’s set to be released in 2020. Moreover, Tanya will feature as Maria in the upcoming sci-fi film “Undergods”.
Career on Stage
Additionally, Tanya has performed in various stage plays, including “The Last Words You’ll Hear” at the Almeida Theatre, “Julius Ceasar” at The North Wall, and “Dóttir” at The Courtyard Theatre.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
- Long dark brown hair
- Hazel eyes
- Height – 5ft 10ins (1.78m)
- Weight – 121lbs (55kgs)
- Body Shape – Slim
- Vital Statistics – 32-24-32
- Bra Size – 31B
- Shoe Size – 6 (US)
Personal Life, Hobbies and Favorites
Tanya Reynolds is still single and currently lives in London, England. In her spare time, Tanya enjoys taking photographs and reading novels. She also likes traveling, and her favorite holiday destinations are Rome, Italy and Paris, France. Her favorite actor is Benedict Cumberbatch, while her favorite actress is Emily Blunt. Her favorite film is the 1990 tragi-comedy film “Life Is Sweet”, directed by Mike Leigh.