Jaime Murray is a British actress who became famous following her spectacular portrayal of the character Stacie Monroe in the BBC television crime drama series titled Hustle. We saw her in series 1–4 as the main cast and a guest in series 8 of the con artist themed film. The film brought to light the activities of a group of con artists with a specialty in “long cons” that require deeper commitment with and higher rewards from their victims.
Aside from this work, Jamie also has acting credit in other works like the American television crime drama mystery series Dexter, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, the science fiction Warehouse 13 and many others. In this article, you will learn more about her beyond what you have seen her do on screen.
Jaime Murray’s Bio (Age)
Jaime Murray was born on the 21st of July 1976 in Hammersmith, London, England. Her parents are Elaine Murray and Billy Murray who is an English actor. She is one of 2 kids born by her parents – she has a sister named Lizzie. Aside from her biological sister, she has a half-brother and half-sister from her father’s previous marriage.
The actress first enrolled at the London School of Economics where she began studying philosophy and psychology. However, her stay in the college lasted only but a short time as a result of her dropping out. Following this, Jaime began training at the Drama Centre London. She later graduated in the year 2000.
Career Life of Bernie Cahill’s Wife
She landed her first professional acting role in the British police procedural television series titled The Bill. She was seen as Tania Matthews in episode: “A Pound of Flesh” in 2001. In the years that followed, Jaime acted in screen works like Casualty, Keen Eddie, as well as in Doctors and Nurses as the character Bella Olazabal. The actress in 2004 began starring as Stacie Monroe in Hustle and kept at it till 2007. She was also seen again in the series in 2012. Her portrayal of Stacie actually shot her to fame in the acting industry.
Other film roles she landed afterward were Love Soup, ShakespeaRe-Told, Agatha Christie’s Poirot, and Animal (her first film work) – all these were in 2005. The following year, Jaime Murray didn’t have any film or television work to her credit but afterward, she got a lot busier with a myriad of both film and TV series.
She acted as Lila West in 10 episodes of Dexter (2007). This was followed up by her starring in Demons in the same year. Jaime expanded her acting portfolio the more by landing roles in other television series like Valentine (2008-2009), The Mentalist Eli Stone, NCIS, and The Beautiful Life: TBL all in 2009. We saw her yet again in 15 episodes of Warehouse 13 (2010-2014) as Helena G. Wells, Gaia in Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011), Amadea Denaris in The Finder (2012). Stahma Tarr in Defiance (2013-2015), Antoinette in The Originals (2018) and Nyssa al Ghul/Theresa Walker in Gotham (2019).
Though Jaime Murray seems to have had more roles in television than films, it doesn’t mean that her career is bereft of film credits. She acted in film works like The Deaths of Ian Stone and Botched both in 2007, Devil’s Playground in 2010, Samuel Bleak and Fright Night 2: New Blood in 2013 and the trio of The Nanny, Possessions, and The Rapture in 2018.
Family: Parents And Partner
As mentioned earlier, Jaime Murray was born to Elaine Murray and Bill Murray. Her father is an actor most notable for playing the character of Don Beech from 1995 to 2004 in The Bill. Apart from this work, he also acted in others like Two Left Feet (1963), The Sweeney (1975), Minder (1984), Casualty (1992), Beech is Back (2001), Rise of the Footsoldier (2007), Strippers vs Werewolves (2011) and Airborne (2012) which is his last known film credit.
On the other hand, Jamie has long started a family of her own. On May 26, 2014, she married talent manager and entertainment lawyer Bernard “Bernie” Cahill. The two began dating in 2010, got engaged sometime in the early months of 2014 before getting married. They have remained married since then.
With a career like Jamie Murray’s which has spanned a couple of years with many spectacular works to show for it, the actress has certainly done well for herself. No doubt, her finance also attests to this. As per online sources, her net worth is estimated to be between $5 to $7 million.