Perdita Weeks - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 30, 2022

Perdita Weeks
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Magnum P.I. (TV series), The Tudors (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $1.5 million

Personal Details

Born on : December 5, 1985 (age 37)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Perdita Rose Annunziata Weeks
Birth Place: Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: Robin Weeks
Mother's Name: Susan Weeks
Siblings: 2

Honeysuckle Weeks (older sister)
Rollo Week (younger brother)

High School: Roedean School
University: Courtauld Institute
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (English, Welsh)
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: October 4, 2012
Husband's Name: Kit Frederiksen
Children: 2

twin sons Rupert Sebastian Frederiksen, Humphrey Carrington Frederiksen

Body Measurements

Height: 1.62 meter (5 feet 4 inch)
Weight: 54 kg (119.05 lb)
Hair Color: Dyed Blonde
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 7 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 34 inch
Waist Size: 28 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 34
Cup Size: B

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Who is Perdita Weeks?

Perdita Weeks is an actress by profession and British by nationality. She is well known for starring in The Tudors as Mary Boleyn and in Magnum P.I. as Juliet Higgins.

Perdita Weeks – Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings

Perdita Weeks’ birth took place on 5 December 1985 in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. She was born as Perdita Rose Annunziata Weeks to father Robin Weeks and mother Susan Weeks. 

She is not the only child of her parents and has two siblings- older sister Honeysuckle Weeks and younger brother Rollo Weeks, who are both actors.

from left - young Honeysuckle Weeks, Perdita Weeks (Twitter)

Education, Ethnicity

For education Perdita Weeks attended Roedean School and after graduation studied art history at the Courtauld Institute. 

Her ethnicity includes English and Welsh.

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Perdita Weeks – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Perdita Weeks is married to her longtime boyfriend Kit Frederiksen. The couple wed on 4 October 2012. With her husband, she has welcomed two children together- twin sons Rupert Sebastian Frederiksen and Humphrey Carrington Frederiksen.

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from left - Perdita Weeks in September 2016, Perdita Weeks in October 2018 (Instagram)

Perdita Weeks – Career

Early Career

Weeks began her career at a young age. Her beginning role was in Goggle-Eyes (1993) as Judith Killan. This was followed by roles in Loving (1995), The Cold Light of Day (1996), Spice World (1997), The Prince and the Pauper (2000) as Lady Jane Grey, Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004).

Recent years

Since 2005 Perdita Weeks has acted in The Tudors (2007-2008), The Promise (2010- 2011), Flight of the Storks (2013), As above as below (2014), The Musketeers (2015), Ready Player One (2018), Penny Dreadful (2016), Magnum P.I. (2018-present) as Juliet Higgins.

She also voiced Morgan le Fay in the 2019 video game Du Lac & Fey: Dance of Death.

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Perdita Weeks in As above as below (Pinterest)


Perdita Weeks’ fellow Magnum P.I. cast includes Jay Hernandez, Zachary Knighton, Stephen Hill, Tim Kang, and Sung Kang.

Perdita Weeks – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth is estimated at around $1.5 million while the figure on her annual salary is under review and will be updated.

Perdita Weeks – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, Perdita Weeks is active on Twitter, and Instagram with thousands of followers. Her Facebook account has not been active since 2017.

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