Charlotte Ritchie

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Charlotte Ritchie
Born (1989-08-29) 29 August 1989 (age 25)
Clapham, London, U.K.
Nationality British
Education University of Bristol
Occupation Actress, Singer-songwriter
Years active 2004-present

Charlotte Ritchie is an English actress and singer-songwriter who is a member of the classical crossover band All Angels.[1][2]

Early life and education[edit]

Charlotte Ritchie was educated at James Allen's Girls' School in Dulwich, South London and she joined Youth Music Theatre UK and their production of Red Hunter in 2005.[3] She finished a degree in English and Drama at the University of Bristol whilst filming Fresh Meat.[4][5][6]

Career[edit]

In 2004, Ritchie played a lead in a short film entitled The Open Doors with Michael Sheen. She appeared as an uncredited extra in the 2005 film, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.[7][8] She also featured in The Pierglass at the Young Pleasance Theatre in August 2006 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Ritchie was a presenter on Boomerang and performed with All Angels in an episode of Emmerdale[9] She also played Emily Owen, a neighbour in the BBC's Life of Riley.

In 2011, Ritchie began starring as Oregon in the Channel 4 comedy series Fresh Meat.

Ritchie stars alongside Tom Stourton in the BBC Three sitcom Siblings which first broadcast in summer 2014.

Ritchie appeared as a guest panelist in 2014 in '8 Out of 10 Cats'.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2004 The Open Doors Vera[10]
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Student[11][12] Uncredited
2009 Life of Riley Emily Owen[13][14]
2011–present Fresh Meat Oregon[15] Main cast
24 episodes
2012 Doctors Becky Foley 2 episodes
2013 Jolene: The Indie Folk Star Movie (Benny and Jolene) Jolene[16]
2014 The Portrait (2014 short film) Eva Burrell[17]
2014 Siblings Hannah Main cast
2014 This Thing Called Love (2014 short film) Alice Barber[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All Angels". classicfm.co.uk. Retrieved 12 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "All Angels". classical-crossover.co.uk. Retrieved 12 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Red Hunter (2005) | Youth Music Theatre". Youthmusictheatreuk.org. 16 August 2005. Retrieved 25 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Charlotte Ritchie is Oregon - Channel 4 - Info - Press". Channel 4. 1 September 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2014. 
  5. ^ Gerard Gilbert (3 May 2014). "Fresh Meat star Charlotte Ritchie on brotherly love and being unimpressed by playing Wembley - Features - TV & Radio". The Independent. Retrieved 25 August 2014. 
  6. ^ Charlotte Lytton (15 October 2012). "Charlotte Ritchie's jump from student to TV's one to watch - Features - TV & Radio". The Independent. Retrieved 25 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "No 9: All Angels". theguardian.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  8. ^ "All Angels Biography". itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  9. ^ Emmerdale episode (9 October 2007) at the Internet Movie Database
  10. ^ The Open Doors at the Internet Movie Database
  11. ^ "No 9: All Angels". theguardian.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  12. ^ "All Angels Biography". itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  13. ^ "Life of Riley". BBC ONE. 28 September 2010. Retrieved 12 February 2012. 
  14. ^ Charlotte Ritchie at the Internet Movie Database
  15. ^ "Oregon - Character Profile". Channel4. Archived from the original on 21 February 2012. Retrieved 6 November 2014. 
  16. ^ Jolene: The Indie Folk Star at the Internet Movie Database
  17. ^ The Portrait at the Internet Movie Database
  18. ^ "This Thing Called Love Official Film Site". willreidvisuals.com/. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 

External links[edit]