Stella Gonet

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Stella Gonet
Born Stella Gonet
(1963-05-08) 8 May 1963 (age 51)
Greenock,[1] Scotland, UK
Spouse(s) Nicholas Farrell (2005 - present)
Children 1 daughter Natasha[2]

Stella Gonet (born 8 May 1963 in Greenock,[1] Scotland) is a Scottish theatre, film and TV actress.


Gonet trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and is known for playing Beatrice Eliott, one of the two lead roles, in three series of the television drama The House Of Eliott, and Chief Executive Officer Jayne Grayson in the medical drama Holby City. She also has appeared in Casualty, The Crow Road, Dalziel and Pascoe, The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Foyle's War, Outnumbered and Lewis. She played a villain in the mini-series The Secret and played Grace Maplin in the Sins of Commission episode of Midsomer Murders.

Gonet's screen credits include For Queen and Country, Nicholas Nickleby, and Red Mercury.

Gonet also has acted extensively in the theatre. She appeared as Ophelia opposite Daniel Day-Lewis as Hamlet in the Royal National Theatre production of Hamlet.

Personal life[edit]

In 2005 Gonet married English actor, Nicholas Farrell. The couple co-starred in an episode of The Roman Mysteries as Queen Berenice of Judea and Emperor Titus, and as Mr. and Mrs. Musgrove in ITV's 2007 production of Jane Austen's Persuasion. Gonet has one daughter, Natasha, born in 2000.[2] She comes from a family of twelve children and four of her sisters are nurses.[2] Gonet's nephew, Stefan Gonet, is currently a goalkeeper with Clydebank F.C..


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