Emily Head

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Emily Head
Emily Head Jackass 3D London Premiere (cropped).jpg
Head in 2010
Born Emily Rose Head
(1988-12-15) 15 December 1988 (age 28)
Fulham, London, England
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present
Parent(s) Anthony Head
Sarah Fisher
Relatives Daisy Head (sister)
Murray Head (uncle)
Website Official website

Emily Rose Head (born 15 December 1988) is an English actress, best known for playing Carli D'Amato in E4's sitcom, The Inbetweeners.[1][2] She has been playing Rebecca White in the ITV soap opera, Emmerdale, since October 2016.

Early life[edit]

Emily Head is the elder daughter of actor Anthony Head.[3] She attended the BRIT School in Croydon, where she completed a BTEC course in acting and was schoolmates of singers Katy B and Adele.[4]

Career[edit]

Head played a supporting role as Carli D'Amato in E4's sitcom, The Inbetweeners.[5][6] In The Inbetweeners Movie (2011), her real-life father, Anthony Head, also appeared as Will's father.

Head also appeared in an episode of M.I. High, in which she played an evil mastermind involved in a bank scam.

In 2011, she starred alongside Coronation Street star Craig Gazey in Jason Hall's play Third Floor.[7]

In December 2011, Head played Melissa Milcote in the Bristol Old Vic production of Helen Edmundson's Coram Boy at the Colston Hall in Bristol.[8]

In 2013, it was announced she would be appearing in the forthcoming Bravo drama Rita, playing the title character's daughter.[9][10]

Emmerdale[edit]

In September 2016, it was announced Head would be joining the cast of the popular soap opera, Emmerdale, playing the role of Rebecca White. Rebecca is the daughter of Lawrence White (John Bowe), half-sister of Chrissie White (Louise Marwood) and aunt of Lachlan White (Thomas Atkinson). Head made her first appearance as Rebecca on 11 October 2016.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role
2005 Trial & Retribution: The Lovers Natalie Franke
2007 Doc Martin Poppy, "Movement"
2008 The Invisibles Grace Riley[11]
2008–2010 The Inbetweeners Carli D'Amato
2010 MI High Waitress
2010 Doctors Liz Wates
2011 The Inbetweeners Movie Carli D'Amato
2011 My Piece of the Pie Baby-sitter Londres
2012 Robot Chicken Bella Swan / Mary Poppins / Wife
2015 Doctors Paula Dowling
2016–17 Emmerdale Rebecca White

References[edit]

  1. ^ Husband, Stuart (30 July 2011). "Emily Head: The Inbetweeners actress on the men in her life (including her famous father)". Daily Mail. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Emily Head: Nudity in Inbetweeners". Belfast Telegraph. 11 March 2010. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Good looks must run in the family! Anthony Head brings his pretty actress daughters to the screening of Joss Whedon's Much Ado About Nothing". Daily Mail. 11 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Emily Head: The Inbetweeners actress on the men in her life (including her famous father)". Daily Mail. 30 July 2011. 
  5. ^ The Official Emily Head Site
  6. ^ Pink, Stuart (23 November 2009). "'I won't strip for lads mags'". The Sun (UK). Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  7. ^ Masters, Tim (4 October 2011). "Corrie star Craig Gazey heads for Third Floor". BBC. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  8. ^ http://www.bristololdvic.org.uk/index.php?id=1845
  9. ^ Eames, Tom (17 June 2013). "'Inbetweeners' star Emily Head joins US drama 'Rita'". Digital Spy. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  10. ^ "Emily Head aiming to crack America". TV Guide (UK). 17 June 2013. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  11. ^ Liz (20 August 1996). "The Official Emily Head Site Filmography". Anthonyshead.org. Retrieved 17 August 2011. 

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