Jessica Revell

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Jessica Revell
Born (1994-12-13) 13 December 1994 (age 23)
Nationality British
Education Tring Park School for the Performing Arts
Occupation Actress, singer
Years active 2010–present

Jessica Revell (born 13 December 1994)[1] is an English actress and singer, best known for her TV role as Mandy "Elektra" Perkins in Tracy Beaker Returns and in the BBC spin-off series The Dumping Ground.

Early and personal life[edit]

Revell's parents both worked for British Airways, who are separated, and she has brother. Revell spent her childhood travelling due to her parents jobs and spent some of her childhood in France.[2][3] Revell returned to England and attended Tring Park School for the Performing Arts as a boarding student.[2][3]

Career[edit]

Acting[edit]

Revell's first role was in Tracy Beaker Returns as Elektra Perkins, and she joined in series 2.[2][4] Revell reprised the role of Elektra for The Dumping Ground in 2013.[5][6] Revell also appeared as Elektra in The Dumping Ground Survival Files and The Dumping Ground Dish Up.[7] In 2015, Revell appeared in an episode of Casualty as Kelly Bange.[8][9] Revell appeared in 2 short roles, Girl to Girl in 2014, and in Mingmong as Judy in 2015. Revell is currently playing Jen in the play People Are Messy.[10]

Singing[edit]

Revell released her debut single “Cardiff Kisses” in 2018.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2011–2012 Tracy Beaker Returns Elektra Perkins Regular role
2012 Tracy Beaker Survival Files
2013, 2017 The Dumping Ground Regular role
2014 Girl to Girl Unknown Short
2015 Casualty Kelly Bange 1 episode
Mingmong Judy Short
The Dumping Ground Dish Up Elektra Perkins 5 episodes
2016 People are Messy Jen
2017 Sam & Mark's Big Friday Wind-Up Herself 1 episode
Doctors Erin Allsopp
2018 After The DG Elektra Perkins Main role

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role
2013 The Dumping Ground Game Elektra Perkins

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Cardiff Kisses" 25 June 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jessica Revell on Instagram: "ITS MY BIRTHDAYYYYY"". Instagram. 
  2. ^ a b c "Television roles for arts school drama pupils". Tring Today. 11 March 2011. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "Jessica Revell Interview". TresA. 4 October 2017. Retrieved 10 January 2018. 
  4. ^ "Tracy Beaker Returns - Meet the new characters". ScreenTerrier. 28 December 2010. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "The Dumping Ground - Baby credits". CBBC. 11 January 2013. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  6. ^ "Meet the new stars of The Dumping Ground". Screen Terrier. 17 September 2012. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  7. ^ "Dumping Ground Dish Up Series 1 - 3. Elektra's Fruit Kebabs". Radio Times. 2015. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Casualty - The King's Crossing". BBC. 18 April 2015. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "Casualty Series 29 - 27. The King's Crossing". Radio Times. 2015. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "People Are Messy characters". Theatre Debate. 2016. Archived from the original on 16 March 2016. Retrieved 23 March 2016. 

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