Tiana Benjamin

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Tiana Benjamin
Born Tiana Opium Benjamin
(1984-10-05) 5 October 1984 (age 32)
Enfield, London, England, United Kingdom
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present

Tiana Opium Benjamin (born 5 October 1984) is a British actress best known for playing Chelsea Fox in the long-running BBC soap opera EastEnders.

Benjamin trained at the Anna Scher Theatre in London.[1]

Benjamin made a cameo appearance in the film Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire as Angelina Johnson. She did not reprise the role in Order of the Phoenix due to the Quidditch subplot being written out and the conflicting schedules with the filming of EastEnders, but voiced the character for the video game adaptation. Her decision to leave EastEnders was announced on 2 April 2010.[2]

She starred in the 2011 British drama Fast Girls. She played a role in the fourth episode of the BBC crime drama The Interceptor in 2015.

Benjamin also starred in The Dumping Ground in 2016 as Bailey Wharton's mother Alison, only to later be discovered she was Bailey's mother's friend Bryony.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Angelina Johnson
2007 Wishbaby Maxine
2011 Fast Girls Tara Andrews

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 The Last Detective Carleen Romane Episode: "Christine"
2004 The Brief Xansi Tucker Episode: "A Sort of Love"
2004 Rose and Maloney Scarlett 2 episodes
2004 The Bill Tania Baptiste Episode: "236"
2006 Dalziel and Pascoe Kylie Johnson 2 episodes
2006–2010 EastEnders Chelsea Fox
2012 Bedlam Reeta Episode: "Unfaithful"
2015 Casualty Cheryl Dunsby Episode: "The Last Goodbye"
2015 The Interceptor Mandy Episode: "Episode #1.4"
2016 The Dumping Ground Alison 2 episodes
2017 Holby City Alice 1x Episode

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Angelina Johnson

References[edit]

  1. ^ "EastEnders – Characters and Cast – Tiana Benjamin". Retrieved 27 July 2009. 
  2. ^ Green, Kris (2 April 2010). "Tiana Benjamin quits 'EastEnders'". Digital Spy. Retrieved 2 April 2010. 

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