recently received a London Critics' Circle Film Award nomination for her breakout performance in Stephen Frears
' Tamara Drewe. Ms. Barden starred in the film alongside Gemma Arterton
, Dominic Cooper
, and Charlotte Christie.
She also recently starred in Ian Rickson's award-winning West End staging of Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem, with Mark Rylance and Mackenzie Crook. On U.K. television Ms. Barden was a regular for a year on the popular series Coronation Street; and has made guest appearances on such programs as No Angels.
Her other feature film credits include Bille Eltringham's Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution, opposite Catherine Tate, Iain Glen, and Brittany Ashworth; and Alastair Siddons' upcoming The Dark Half, starring in the lead role.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2011.
Jessica Barden Facts
|In the Dark Half|
|Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution|