Quick Facts of Nicola Jane Bryant
- Full NameNicola Jane Bryant
- Net Worth$1.5 million
- Date of Birth1960 /11 /11
- Marital StatusDivorced
- BirthplaceGuildford, Surrey, Englad
- Height5'3 ft
Nicola Bryant is an English Actress who is popular for her role as Perpugilliam “Peri” Brown, a companion character of fifth and sixth doctors in the BBC TV series Doctor Who. She is the daughter of a heating engineer.
In this capsule, we discuss Nicola’s early life, career, net worth, relationships, and affairs. Let us take a deep dive down her life.
Nicola Bryant Early Life
Born and raised in a small village near Guildford in Surrey, Nicola Bryant is the older of two daughters. Her parents are Denis Bryant and Sheila Bryant. At the age of three, she began taking dance lessons and learn the piano. At the age of ten, Nicola auditioned for ballet schools but asthma came in the way.
— Nicola Bryant (@thenicolabryant) March 21, 2019
Due to her asthma condition, she was upset but she joined a local amateur dramatic group which is how she got into acting. Then, Bryant auditioned for all of the London drama schools and got a scholarship in Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. During her final year, she played the part of a Nanette in the musical No, No, Nanette.
Nicola Bryant Career
Nicola’s first mainstream appearance was as Peri Brown in TV series Doctor Who. She played the part from 1984 to 1986, first with Peter Davidson and then with Colin Baker. Being a British, she played the role of an American in this series which was something new to her.
After her appearance in Doctor Who, she spent nine months at the Savoy Theatre in the West End of London. Bryant acted in the thriller Killing Jessica directed by Bryan Forbes starring Patrick Macnee. Later, Nicola was also cast in other television roles. These roles include a part in Blackadder’s Christmas Carol.
In the mid-1990s, Nicola co-starred with Colin Baker in a BBV Series titled The Stranger. Then, she co-starred along Baker, Davison, Sylvester McCoy, and Jon Pertwee in another BBV series called The Airzone Solution. This series involved a love scene between Bryant and Baker.
Along with her acting, she also directed two movies titled UNIT: The Wasting and Judge Dredd: 99 Code Red. In 2009, Bryant filmed director Ben Briad‘s documentary film and record eight audio stories for Big Fish. Later, she appeared as a television news reporter in Holby City.
Nicola happened to have a short illustrious career. Bryant’s career highlights include her roles in “Doctor Who”, “Breakfast Time” and “Blackadder’s Christmas Carol”. However, in her entire career, she never got a chance to feature in a studio movie. But, she mentioned that it didn’t bother her and she is happy with what she is doing on screen.
Nicola Bryant Relationships
The British Actress was previously married to singer Scott Kennedy while she was attending drama school. Marrying at an early age, the couple split up for undisclosed reasons. Bryant doesn’t plan on remarrying again after her first marriage ended disastrously.
The beautiful actress hasn’t been spotted with any other male companions so it is difficult to say whether she’s single or secretly dating someone. However, we can salute how she has successfully maintained her low-key dating life if she is seeing the love of her life currently.
One of the first thoughts in my head this morning, (5:30am) as Harvey and Marnie got on the bed for cuddles and Harvey crawled onto me and gave me a wink, was… Harvey is H! Could there be such a thing as #LineofDuty fever.
Possible picture of H. #undercoverdog pic.twitter.com/RN6NA6jkLS
— Nicola Bryant (@thenicolabryant) April 29, 2019
Nevertheless, Bryant definitely has some great company as she owns two wonderful dogs, Harvey and Marnie. The 59-year-old actress is obsessed with her dogs as that is all she posts on her twitter timeline.
Nicola Bryant Net Worth
The estimated amount of Nicola Bryant’s net worth is $1.5 million. Nicola gathered her wealth up to now through her flourishing acting career. As well as, Bryant is one of the most searched actresses due to her amazing body, which is a result of her ballet dancing.
The cast of “Doctor Who” received an amount between $260,000 – $325,000. Whereas, the cast of “Blackadder’s Christmas Carol” earned $100,000. Similarly, the cast of “Breakfast Time” earned a huge amount of $320,000.