|Fiona Wade Quick Info|
|Height||4 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||March 20, 1979|
Fiona Wade is an English actor, theatre artist, dancer, and voice actor who is known for playing Joanna Day in the children’s television drama series Grange Hill and Priya Sharma in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale. Over the years, she has also been cast in projects such as 24Seven, Coronation Street, Where the Heart Is, Doctors, Genie in the House, Lewis, Holby City, Wire in the Blood, Waterloo Road, Dance Dance Dance, The Eschatrilogy: Book of the Dead, Silent Witness, Tracy Beaker Returns, Casualty, Law & Order: UK, Loose Women, Keep It in the Family, All Star Family Fortunes, and The Chase Celebrity Special.
Fiona Sarah Wade
Enfield, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Actor, Theatre Artist, Voice Actor, Dancer
Fiona Wade has been repped by Susan Angel & Kevin Francis Ltd., Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.
4 ft 11 in or 150 cm
48 kg or 106 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Fiona Wade has dated –
- Simon Cotton (2019-Present) – In 2019, she tied the knot with fellow actor and former Emmerdale co-star Simon Cotton.
Race / Ethnicity
Mixed (White and Asian)
Fiona Wade is of English descent on her father’s side and has Filipino roots on her mother’s side.
She has done commercials for Sky digital RSA films.
Fiona Wade Facts
- From 1996 to 1998, she brought to life the character of Joanna Day in the drama series Grange Hill.
- Alongside Hayley Newton and Roger Davies, Fiona Wade co-starred as Anya Vicenze in the television drama series 24Seven between 2001 and 2002. Talking about her character on the show, she once said, “I love my character, and playing her is great fun. I’ve got a real soft spot for Anya. She’s neurotic and funny, but charming too.”
- She was cast as Nita in an episode titled Parent Trap of the medical drama series Casualty in June 2009.
- Fiona Wade started playing the role of Priya Sharma in the soap opera Emmerdale in 2011.
- Her theatre credits include playing Kim in Miss Saigon, Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, Maria in West Side Story, and Gujarati Preethi in Strictly Dandia.
- In 2017, she appeared as a contestant on the ITV talent show Dance Dance Dance.
- Fiona Wade did voiceover work for the video game Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 in 2017.
Featured Image by Fiona Wade / Instagram