Abby Rakic-Platt

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Abby Rakic-Platt
Born (1993-05-03) 3 May 1993 (age 26)
Years active2003 - Present

Abby Rakic-Platt (born 3 May 1993)[1] is a British actress best known for her performances in the television series The Story of Tracy Beaker on the children's channel CBBC as Jackie Hopper. She appeared in a 2010 Sainsbury's Christmas advert.

Early and personal life[edit]

She attended Highams Park School and Grey Coat Hospital secondary school, both in London, England, and has four younger siblings, Maddie, Jaime and Eloise Rakic-Platt who are also actresses. Rakic-Platt's maternal grandfather is from Yugoslavia. Rakic-Platt was trained at the Anna Scher Theatre School, attending from the age of 7 or 8 to 18. Rakic-Platt lives in Walthamstow with her father, a taxi driver, and her mother, a school secretary.[2]


Year Title Role Notes
2003-2005 The Story of Tracy Beaker Jackie Hopper Series 3-5
2003 Murder In Mind Holly Robbins Justice
2004 Tracy Beaker's Movie of Me Jackie Movie
2004 Tracy Beaker Parties With Pudsey Jackie
2006 The Bill Keeley Tate Episode: 425
2006 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Nicky Warren Episode: One Guilty Deed
2009 A Small Town Duet Ruby
2010 The Bill Abi Cole Episode: That Type of Cop
2013 Life of Crime Ellen Carver S1 E1
2013 Breathless Alice S1 E4
2014 Casualty Libby Carson Episode: Losing Grip
2015, 2017 Chewing Gum Kristy Raven 7 Episodes


Year Title Role Notes Refs.
2012 Vera Vera Vera Charlie Royal Court Theatre, London [3][4][5][6]


  1. ^ "Happy 21st to my @abbyrakicplatt". 3 May 2014. Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Bright Young Things". Evening Standard. 20 November 2012. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  3. ^ "HERO RETURNS TO PECKHAM". Southwark News. 4 July 2012. Archived from the original on 4 January 2015. Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  4. ^ Sierz, Aleks (27 March 2012). "The Stage Reviews". The Stage. Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  5. ^ Squires, Hayley (2012). Vera vera vera. London: Methuen Drama. ISBN 9781408172711. Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  6. ^ BATTERSBY, MATILDA (12 November 2012). "Cate Blanchett makes theatre awards shortlist for first London stage performance in over a decade". The Independent. Retrieved 4 January 2015.

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