Suranne Jones - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 6, 2022

Suranne Jones
Nick Name: Sarah
Profession: Actress, Producer
Best Known For: Gentleman Jack (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $5 million

Personal Details

Born on : August 27, 1978 (age 45)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Sarah Anne Jones
Birth Place: Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England
Horoscope: Virgo
Father's Name: Chris Jones
Mother's Name: Jenny Jones
Siblings: 1

Gary Jones (brother)

High School: Cardinal Langley Roman Catholic High School
University: BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts
Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: August 4, 2015
Husband's Name: Laurence Akers
Children: 1


Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 56 kg (123.46 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 8 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 34 inch
Waist Size: 27 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 34
Cup Size: D

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Who is Suranne Jones?

Suranne Jones is an actress, producer by profession, and English by nationality. She is mostly known for her role in Coronation Street, Vincent, Strictly Confidential, Unforgiven, etc.

Source: Hello Magazine (Suranne Jones)

Suranne Jones – Age, Parents, Siblings

Suranne Jones was born on 27 August 1978 in Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England. She was born as Sarah Anne Jones to parents Chris Jones, an engineer, and Jenny Jones, a secretary. She is not the only child of her parents and has a sibling, an older brother named Gary Jones.

Growing up, Jones revealed that she was talkative and her priest would say to her: "I'm praying you can concentrate just a bit more".

Source: Instagram (young Suranne Jones)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, she joined Cardinal Langley Roman Catholic High School. She was a member of the Oldham Theatre Workshop and completed a BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts.

Her ethnicity is English.

Suranne Jones – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Jones is a happily married woman. She met Laurence Akers, freelance scriptwriter and former Nikon Pro magazine editor in 2013. After dating for around two years, she married her boyfriend on 4 August 2015. They announced their engagement on 23 May 2014.

Suranne Jones and her husband welcomed a son in March 2016. The couple has not shared the name of their baby boy as of now. There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the couple as well.

Source: Zimbio (Suranne Jones, Laurence Akers)

Suranne Jones – Career

Before fame

Jones began her professional career at the age of 16, having taken the stage at the age of 8 in Wait Until Dark as Gloria. She began to use the stage name Suranne, having obtained an agent at the age of 15.

Her first role was in 1997’s Coronation Street as Mandy Phillips and Karen Phillips in 2000. After four years of playing Karen, she left the show in May 2004. The show and her role have gained her much recognition.

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Source: Evening Standard (Suranne Jones as Karen Phillips in  Coronation Street)

Films, Series

Since then Suranne Jones has landed roles in Vincent,  A Few Good Men, Strictly Confidential, Dead Clever, Harley Street (2008), Unforgiven (2009), and The Sarah Jane Adventures.

After 2009, Suranne Jones starred in Five Days  (2010), Single Father (2010), Doctor Who (May 2011), Scott & Bailey, A Touch of Cloth (2011), The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012),  Doctor Foster (2015), Gentleman Jack (2019).

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Suranne Jones has starred alongside Simon Gregson, Ray Winstone, Rob Lowe, and John Barrowman to name a few.

Suranne Jones – Awards, Nominations

Over the years, Jones has over 25 award nominations, among which she has won three National Television Awards, two British Soap Awards, 2016’s BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress, among many others.

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Source: Hello Magazine (Suranne Jones)

Suranne Jones – Net worth, Salary

Jones’ net worth and salary have no official estimates. However, online sources have claimed her net worth to be around $5 million.

Suranne Jones – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On Social media, she is present on Twitter and Instagram whereas she has no official account on Facebook.

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