Janet Henfrey - Biography

Last Modified: Jul 22, 2022

Janet Henfrey
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Persuasion (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : August 16, 1935 (age 88)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Janet Ethne Anne Henfrey
Birth Place: Aldershot, Hampshire, England
Horoscope: Leo
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Mother's Name: N/A
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University: St Anne's College, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced

Colin Henfrey

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Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
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Who is Janet Henfrey?

Janet Henfrey is an actress well known for appearing on the TV series As Time Goes By, Stand Up, Nigel Barton, The Singing Detective. She has been working in the entertainment industry since 1963 and her ex-spouse is Colin Henfrey.

Janet Henfrey (Image: Tobacco Factory Theatres)

Janet Henfrey – Age, Parents, Siblings

Janet Henfrey’s birth took place on 16 August 1935 in Aldershot, Hampshire, England. Her full name is Janet Ethne Anne Henfrey but the name of her mother, and father is not known to the public. There is no information available to the public about her siblings as well.

Education, Ethnicity

After graduation from high school, Janet Henfrey went on to study at St Anne's College, Oxford. She joined Smith College to study History and spend a year as a graduate student before joining the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Her ethnicity is English.

Janet Henfrey – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Janet Henfrey was married to Colin Henfrey but the date of their marriage and divorce is not known to the public. Also, it is not known if she has any children with her ex-husband or previous boyfriends.

Janet Henfrey (Image: Alchetron)

Janet Henfrey – Career

Early Days

Henfrey began her career in regional repertory theatre. Her debut screen role was in the 1963 film The Dream Maker as April. She went on to appear in the TV series Silas Marner (1964), Churchill's People (1975), Chocky (1984), Oliver Twist (1985), The Singing Detective (1986), Simon and the Witch (1987-1988), Doctor Who (1989), Casualty (1991), Screen Two (1984-1992), No Bananas (1996), among others.

Janet Henfrey has also been credited for her work in the films Mark Gertler: Fragments of a Biography (1981), Lady Jane (1986), The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1986), Dragonworld (1994), Mrs. Dalloway (1997), An Ideal Husband (1999), etc.

Films, Series

Since 2000, Janet Henfrey has starred in over a dozen films, some are namely The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000), Blow Dry (2001), The Omen (2006), Season of Mists (2009), Metamorphosis (2012), London Road (2015), Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Cruella (2021), Persuasion (2022).

Moreover, she has portrayed characters in the episodes of the TV series The Worst Witch (1999-2000), I Was a Rat (2001), As Time Goes By (1993-2005), Doctors (2010-2014), The Crown (2017), Nutritiously Nicola (2018), to name a few.

Alex Beckett, Janet Henfrey in Blue Heart, 2016 (Image: The Guardian)


On the set of Persuasion, Janet Henfrey has worked alongside Yolanda Kettle, Cosmo Jarvis, Mia McKenna-Bruce, Ben Bailey Smith, Edward Bluemel.

Janet Henfrey – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of Janet Henfrey is under review and will be updated.

Janet Henfrey – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Henfrey is absent from social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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