Jodie Whittaker

Jodie Whittaker is an actress born in Huddersfield on January 1, 1982. Jodie made her professional debut in The Storm at Shakespeare's Globe in 2005 and has gone on to appear in numerous films including Venus, St Trinians and Attack The Block. She has also starred in a variety of TV series, the most famous of which is Broadchurch.

Mum of Emmerdale tot Harry Whittaker to run London Marathon in his memory

Family pays tribute to Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

You could appear in a movie with Jodie Whittaker

Actress Jodie Whittaker returns to Huddersfield to film latest movie - and you could be in it

Director looking for identical twins to appear in Jodie Whittaker's latest film

Ruta Gedmintas will star in The Incident

Armitage Bridge's North Light Film Studios chosen for film 'The Incident' starring Ruta Gedmintas

Psychological thriller directed by BAFTA-nominated writer Jane Linfoot filmed entirely in Kirklees

Harry Whittaker, who played Leo in Emmerdale, has died aged three.

Tributes to Emmerdale Skelmanthorpe child actor Harry Whittaker who died aged three

Nephew of Huddersfield star Jodie Whittaker appeared in TV soap Emmerdale

Cast of Broadchurch with the Drama Series Award Arqiva British Academy Television Awards 2014

BAFTA glory for Broadchurch, In The Flesh and Last Tango in Halifax star Sarah Lancashire

But Educating Yorkshire misses out at television awards ceremony

Jodie Whittaker as Beth Latimer in Broadchurch.

New Broadchurch role for Huddersfield star Jodie Whittaker

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker to reprise top role in ITV drama with David Tennant

BAFTA nominations for Thornhill Community Academy and Educating Yorkshire

Broadchurch, Last Tango In Halifax and The Great Train Robbery, which featured actors from Kirklees,  also made the television awards shortlist

Pupil Musharaf with English teacher Mr Burton celebrating theThornhill Community Academy's victory in the Documentary category at the National Television Awards

Further TV award for Thornhill Community Academy and Educating Yorkshire

  • ITV

TV world honours Kirklees school programmes

Educating Yorkshire's Michael Steer

Dewsbury's TV school scoops top award - then teacher Michael Steer blasts minister Michael Gove

Dewsbury teacher launches verbal attack on Education Secretary Michael Gove

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Huddersfield Actress Jodie Whittaker to star in new Sky 1 drama The Smoke. L-R Jamie Bamber , Jodie Whittaker and Rhashan Stone

Jodie Whittaker to star in new TV drama The Smoke

Jodie Whittaker to star in new TV drama The Smoke

Lena Headey as Queen Gorgo and Vincent Regan as Captain in 300
Jodie Whittaker as Beth Latimer in Broadchurch.

Big year looms for Huddersfield actresses Lena Headey and Jodie Whittaker after top TV and film roles are landed

Two Huddersfield actresses are looking forward to a busy and successful 2014

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker bares all and Patrick Stewart shows his shellfish side

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker bares all and Patrick Stewart shows his shellfish side

Actress Jodie Whittaker is backing the ActionAid campaign

Huddersfield actress backs ActionAid campaign

Huddersfield-born actress Jodie Whittaker has come up with a delightful holiday memory from her childhood to support the lives of children in conflict

Second series of Broadchurch confirmed by ITV

  • ITV

JODIE WHITTAKER’S hit TV series Broadchurch will return for a second series ...

Jodie Whittaker and the cast of Broadchurch

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker’s tension as Broadchurch nears an end

  • BBC

IT’S the murder mystery that has millions intrigued.

Actress Jodie Whittaker and the trailer for new Sky show The Smoke

Huddersfield Broadchurch star Jodie Whittaker signs up to Sky 999 drama The Smoke

SHE is the star of the current hit TV drama Broadchurch.

Val Javin: Broadchurch, a drama for all seasons

  • ITV

ISN’T it great to see good drama back on TV?

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker supporting World Down Syndrome Day - and nephew Harry!

PROUD aunt and actress Jodie Whittaker has spoken of her devotion for nephew Harry.


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