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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.


Lenny Henry joins cast of Broadchurch

Sir Lenny Henry joins cast as third series of Broadchurch starts filming

Huddersfield star Jodie Whittaker reprises Beth Latimer role

Actresses Imelda Staunton (left) and Jodie Whittaker launch ActionAid’s International Safe Cities for Women Day at Marble Arch in London

Jodie Whittaker speaks out on harassment

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker has helped launch a campaign to improve women's safety in cities


Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker back in Broadchurch

Final outing for stellar cast in drama

Horror film Green Room starring Sir Patrick Stewart out in April

Green Room described as "simply unforgettable"

Inspirational women of Huddersfield

International Women's Day: Who are Huddersfield's most inspirational women?

We look at the town's top female figures this International Women's Day

Jodie Whittaker as Beth Latimer in Broadchurch

Third series of Broadchurch set to start filming

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker hopes for return

Actress Jodie Whittaker pregnant for first time

Jodie has also spoken about the joy of filming close to her Skelmanthorpe home for upcoming release, How To Live Yours

Broadchurch series two begins tonight

Broadchurch is back — here's everything you need to know

ITV drama featuring Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker returns tonight for a second series

Jodie Whittaker as Beth Latimer in Broadchurch.
Jodie Whittaker in Broadchurch

Broadchurch series 2 trailer released: Jodie Whittaker to star in second series of gripping drama

The programme starring David Tennant, Olivia Colman and Skelmanthorpe actress Jodie Whittaker promises to be just as gripping as the first run

Jodie Whittaker attends the world premiere of Get Santa at the Vue West End cinema, London.

Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker heads up Christmas child campaign

Star calls on people to join her and sponsor children affected by poverty or war

Jodie Whittaker attends the world premiere of Get Santa at the Vue West End cinema, London.

WATCH: Huddersfield actress Jodie Whittaker stars in festive film Get Santa

Jodie is also due for a return to our TV screens next month in a new series of 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


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