Jodie Whittaker Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Jodie Whittaker Profile

Real Name/Full NameJodie Auckland Whittaker
NicknameNot Known
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters - 167 cm
in meters - 1.67 m
in feet inches - 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms - 50 kg
in Pounds - 112 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)32-24-32
Eye ColourGreen
Hair ColourBlonde
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 June 1982
Age (as in 2017)35 Years
Birth PlaceSkelmanthorpe, West Yorkshire, England
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
SignatureJodie Whittaker Autographed Photo
SchoolShelley High School
College/UniversityShelley College, West Yorkshire
Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Educational QualificationGraduate with gold medal for acting
DebutTheater- The Storm (Shakespeare's Globe) (2005)
Film- Venus (2006)
TV- The Afternoon Play (2006)
Radio- Blinded Sun (2008)
FamilyFather- Adrian Whittaker (former president of Huddersfield Cricket League)
Mother- Yvonne (stay-at-home mom)
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Nephew- Harry Whittaker
Harry Whittaker
AddressNorth London
ControversiesJodie Whittaker is a name that has almost never been linked with controversies. It is now that, this British actress is in a situation not too familiar to her. July 2017, when she confirmed her role as the 13th (and the first female) star of the famous T.V. series, Doctor Who replacing Peter Capaldi, the internet was flooded with mixed responses from the viewers of the show, as well as her fans. Though some accused the producers for ruining the series, others were excited about the change.
Peter Capaldi

Colin Baker, who held the role of the Doctor between 1984 and 1986, said he found it "very sad" that the fans of the show were criticizing the casting of the actress. Whittaker said, "It feels completely overwhelming, as a feminist, as a woman, as an actor, as a human, as someone who wants to continually push themselves and challenge themselves, and not be boxed in by what you're told you can and can't be." She also told the viewers, not to be afraid of her gender and accept this change.
Colin Baker
Boyfriends, Affairs and More
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Boyfriends/AffairsChristian Contreras
Christian Contreras (2008) (American Actor)
Jodie Whittaker with Christian Contreras
Daughter- 1
Jodie with her daughter
Son- None
Money Factor
Net WorthNot Known

Jodie Whittaker

        Some Lesser Known Facts About Jodie Whittaker

  • Does Jodie Whittaker smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Jodie Whittaker drink?: Not Known
  • The 35 year old British actress, is a graduate in acting with a gold medal. She graduate in 2005, from Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Since her teenage, she longed of becoming an actress.
  • She was named after ‘The Silence of the Lambs’, fame, Jodie Foster(54). Jodie Foster
  • Jodie in her younger days, was a keen footballer and squash player.  She is a huge fan of cricket and her father, Adrian Whittaker was formerly president of ‘Huddersfield Cricket League’ and now has a shop of blinds in Marsh, Huddersfield.
  • Whittaker met her husband Christian Contreras,an American actor in drama school and tied knot in 2008, in Arizona. They both had their first baby in 2015 and keep their daughter away from the spot light, so away that they decided not to share the bay’s name.
  • The actress refers herself as “chameleon-faced”, and enjoys being that way, this means she is not easily recognizable in public. She strongly believes is keeping her professional and personal lives apart. She does not have a Facebook or an Instagram account and asked Twitter to delete all her fake accounts.
  • The only time her family came in news was, when her 3 year old nephew Harry Whittaker passed away in 2014. He played the role of ‘Leo Goskirk'( character of a Down Syndrome), in ‘Emmerdale’ and in his honor, the following episodes placed a photo of him during the credits-” To Harry,with love.” Harry, at the time of his birth was diagnosed with Down Syndrome(a chromosomal disorder).
  • Jodie was given a 2 hour notice to fill in for Carey Mulligan in, ‘The Seagull at the Royal Court’ in 2007, when Mulligan contracted appendicitis mid-way. Originally, Jodie was auditioned for the same role, however was not selected in the first place. Once Carey was back on stage, Whittaker said, “Carey powered back to health after a few days – she was an absolute warrior. And when I saw her on stage again, I realized why I hadn’t got the job in the first place.”
  • Jodie Whittaker, after confirming her role as the 13th Doctor in ‘ Doctor Who’, became the first female to bag this role. The entire cast and crew were so secretive about her role that, a code name “The Clooney” was used, even at Jodie’s house.

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