Shelly Conn on the set of Heartbeat in 2016
21 September 1976 |
|Children||Oscar (b. 2012)|
Shelley Conn (born 21 September 1976) is a British actress of mixed heritage including British, Portuguese, Burmese and Indian. She was born to Anglo-Indian parents.
Early life and education
In 2002, Conn made her West End theatre stage debut in three plays in December 2002, after transferring from Stratford-upon-Avon in the Royal Shakespeare Company's Jacobean Season at the Gielgud Theatre - The Island Princess, Eastward Ho! and The Roman Actor.
Conn has now developed her roles between all three media (television, film and theater), with a series of leading roles in various small budget European as well as British films; BBC character dramas such as The Innocence Project; and occasional returns to the RSC.
In 2009 she appeared as Claire in Dead Set.
In 2010 she played Danni Prendiville in the TV series Strike Back.
|1986||For Love Alone||Leo's girlfriend||Film debut|
|2000||The Last Musketeer||Uzma|
|2000||Maybe Baby||Nurse 2|
|2000||Down to Earth||Kerry Jamil||Series 5|
|2000–2002||Casualty||Daljit Ramanee||3 episodes|
|2001||Mersey Beat||PC Miriam Da Silva|
|2002||Man and Boy||Jasmin|
|2005||Charlie and the Chocolate Factory||Princess Pondichéry|
|2006||L' Entente cordiale||Punam|
|2006||Nina's Heavenly Delights||Nina Shah|
|2006||The Innocence Project||Dr Eve Walker|
|2007||Party Animals||Ashika Chandiramani|
|2008||The Palace||Miranda Hill|
|2008||Trial & Retribution||Neela|
|2008||Raw||RTÉ Television, Tanya|
|2010||How Do You Know||Terry|
|2010||Strike Back||Danni Prendiville|
|2011||Terra Nova||Elisabeth Shannon||13 episodes|
|2012||Silent Witness||DI Connie James||2 episodes|
|2013||By Any Means||Jessica Jones|
|2014||The Lottery||Gabrielle Westwood|
|2014||24: Live Another Day||Chief Inspector Helen McCarthy||1 Episode|
|2015||W1A||News Anchor||1 Episode|
- Hahn, Katie (9 September 2011). "'Terra Nova' next stop on Conn's acting journey". Variety. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "What Shelley Conn has to say about QMC". Destination Basingstoke. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- Adams, Guy (1 October 2010). "Spielberg picks new leading lady from wards of 'Casualty'". The Independent. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "Lincolnshire actor Jonathan Kerrigan to star in BBC drama starting tonight". Lincolnshire Echo. 5 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "Flora London Marathon 2006 - 07 Celebrities and Politicians - Celebrities Running in 2006" (PDF). London Marathon. 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- Nutkins, Kirsty (21 September 2013). "Star of Mistress and By Any Means Shelley Conn tells of her secret marriage". Daily Express. Retrieved 25 August 2014.