Very few can sustain their childhood dreams and just a minority can take the risk of transforming it into a venture. When we come across one who has held out at both ends and is successfully living the life he or she has always envisaged, we can’t help but draw in every information we can of that person. A perfect example is Australian TV and film actress, Philippa Coulthard.
Philippa started performing at the tender age of 4 and has fully blossomed into a wonderful actress whose works on the screen is a testament of her incredible talent. She is known for playing Jorjie in the Doctor Who spin-off series K-9. Her other acting credits include TV series Howards End, The Catch, and Lightning Point and films such as Now Add Honey and Annabelle: Creation.
Philippa Coulthard: Bio
Philippa Anne Coulthard was born on the 25th of November 1992, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; her birth sign is Sagittarius. She has carefully kept the identity of her parents under wraps but disclosed that she has two younger siblings; a brother named Julian and a sister known as Harriet. She is a natural performer and started to hone her performance skills from an early age. Coulthard was educated at the Hillbrook Anglican School in Brisbane.
At the age of 4, Philippa Coulthard was enrolled at Promenade Dance School where she was trained in singing, acting, and many styles of dance, including ballet, contemporary, and jazz. She had her first professional role in 2007 in the film Unfinished Sky where she portrayed Rose. Her career breakthrough came three years later when she was cast in the main role as Jorjie Turner in the Dr. Who spin-off series, K9.
In 2012, while still in school, she landed the role of Amber Mitchell, the local surfer who shows Kiki and Zoey the ropes in Lightning Point which also known as Alien Surf Girls. The same year, she also had a guest role in Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms as Leanne. Philippa Coulthard starred in the sci-fi psychological thriller film After the Dark as Poppie in 2013, the Australian comedy flick, Now Add Honey in 2015 as Clare Morgan and was cast in the main role in the drama series Secrets and Lies as Tasha Gundelach alongside in 2014.
The year 2017 brought her many roles both on the big and small screens; she was in the supernatural horror film Annabelle: Creation as Nancy, had a recurring role as Tessa Riley in the American comedy-drama TV series, The Catch as well as appeared in the British-American television miniseries adaptation of the E.M. Forster novel, Howards End as Helen Schlegel. Though she has garnered numerous roles in the course of her career and made incredible marks in the industry, Philippa Coulthard is not resting on her oars anytime soon. She sure has got entertainment in her genes and we would be seeing more of the talented actress in the future.
Facts about the Australian TV Actress
Her Relationship Profile
Philippa Coulthard described herself as creative, imaginative and caring. While the first two is highly evident in her career, we are yet to see anyone who gives a testament of the latter, by way of a boyfriend. It seems she is more focused on her rising career than in building a relationship. That is understandable being that a career in the industry requires a lot of time and commitment and it could be that she doesn’t have those at her luxury as yet. Nevertheless, she has not been generous with her personal details and as such, could be in a relationship but has decided to keep it away from the radar.
Social Media Presence
The Annabelle: Creation actress is gradually gaining grounds across several social media platforms. On Instagram, she has a modest following of 14k and more than 8k on Twitter.
Height, Weight, Body Measurements
The actress stands tall at 5′ 7″ (1.7 meters) with a body mass weighing around 50 kg (110 lbs). Going by her recent photos, her other body measurements though not available would be nothing short of amazing.
Philippa Coulthard’s Favorite Things
She absolutely detests sharks but is a big lover of monkeys and can’t survive without her dogs. Coulthard is a vegetarian and likes any of such diet especially one prepared in the Italian way. She could also be described as a foodie as she has said that besides her dog and music, good food makes her happy. Her favorite drink is a banana smoothie and chocolate shake while red takes the top spot when it comes to her fave color.
While in school, she enjoyed among other subjects History and Art. Moreover, she can play the piano and also sings very well.