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Ashley Jensen

Ashley Jensen



United Kingdom

Age: 53

Born: 11 Aug, 1969

Known for

In After Life as Nurse Emmaas Nurse Emma

in After Life
In Shetland as DI Ruth Calderas DI Ruth Calder

in Shetland
In Ugly Betty as Christina McKinneyas Christina McKinney

in Ugly Betty
In Extras as Maggie Jacobsas Maggie Jacobs

in Extras

TV Series Starring Ashley Jensen

MayfliesMayflies

Everyone has a Tully Dawson - the friend who defines your life. In the summer of 1986, in a small Scottish town, Jimmy and Tully ignite a brilliant friendship based on music, films and the rebel spirit. With school over and the locked world of their fathers before them, they rush towards the climax of their youth - a magical weekend in Manchester, the epicentre of everything that inspires them in working-class Britain. There, against the greatest soundtrack ever recorded, a vow is made: to go at life differently. Thirty years on, half a life away, the phone rings. Tully has the worst kind of news, and a request that will test their friendship, love, and loyalty to the limit... Mayflies is a memorial to youth's euphoria and to everyday tragedy. A tender goodbye to an old union, it discovers the joy and the costs of love.


The Airport: Back in the SkiesThe Airport: Back in the Skies

Over four crucial months of the pandemic, aviation expert Jeremy Spake is inside Heathrow to see if they can keep Britain flying during the most challenging time in its history.


After LifeAfter Life
Netflix, 2019 | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

After Life centers on Tony, who had a perfect life. But after his wife Lisa suddenly dies, Tony changes. After contemplating taking his own life, he decides instead to live long enough to punish the world by saying and doing whatever he likes from now on. He thinks it's like a Super Power - not caring about himself or anyone else - but it turns out to be tricky when everyone is trying to save the nice guy they used to know.


Trust Me (2017)Trust Me (2017)
BBC One, 2017 | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Trust Me is a four-part drama series, set in Edinburgh, that tells the story of Cathy, a hardworking and skilled nurse, who has lost her job for whistleblowing and is forced to take drastic measures to provide for her daughter.Out of desperation, Cathy seizes the opportunity to steal her best friend's identity as a senior doctor and start a new life in Edinburgh.The story follows Cathy as she buries herself deeper and deeper in the imposter persona and realises that she could get everything she ever wanted - the job, the man, the dream.However, her old life threatens to destroy her new situation and the series follows Cathy's efforts to protect it.


Love, Lies and RecordsLove, Lies and Records
BBC One, 2017 | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

After a dream promotion to the top job of Superintendent, Kate finds herself increasingly torn by the endless responsibilities of being a modern working mother. Her daughter's hiding suspicious messages on her mobile, her son hates her because she's bought him the wrong trainers and now her stepson's turned up unannounced to stay. As Kate tries to hold her work, life and relationship together, things go from complicated to impossible when a disgruntled colleague threatens to expose a secret from her past. The series explores how women in particular have to juggle their lives. Kate has reached the top of her profession but with everything she's worked for in jeopardy, can she sustain herself when it's not just her job that's on the line?


Agatha RaisinAgatha Raisin
Sky 1, 2016 | Comedy, Drama, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Agatha Raisin is an exuberant and quirky crime drama starring Ashley Jensen as the notorious Agatha. Based on the novels of M. C. Beaton. She first appeared in the made for TV movie Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death.


ShetlandShetland
BBC One, 2013 | Drama, Family, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

This is a drama series adapted from the series of books by award-winning crime writer Ann Cleeves. The murder-mystery is set against the stunning backdrop of the Shetland Islands and centers on Detective Jimmy Perez played by Douglas Henshall.


The Escape ArtistThe Escape Artist
BBC One, 2013 | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 1/5

Will Burton is a talented junior barrister who specialises in helping get people out of tight legal corners, giving him the nickname, The Escape Artist. Much to the annoyance of his courtroom rival, Maggie Gardner, he is in high demand, as he has never lost a case.


The ReckoningThe Reckoning

A young women finds herself being bequeathed £5 million by an anonymous benefactor on the one condition that she kills a man who deserves to die if she is to get the money.


Wallace and Gromit's World of InventionWallace and Gromit's World of Invention

This series sees the popular due taking a light-hearted and humorous look at different real-life inventors, contraptions and gadgets.


Accidentally on PurposeAccidentally on Purpose
CBS, 2009 | Comedy, Family, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

A San Francisco newspaper film critic becomes pregnant after a hookup with a much younger man and together they raise a nontraditional family.


Embarrassing BodiesEmbarrassing Bodies
Channel 4, 2008 | Family, Medical, Fitness, Documentary
Rating: 3/5

The doctors at the clinic take on strange and embarrassing cases.


Ugly BettyUgly Betty
ABC, 2006 | Comedy, Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

America Ferrera ("Real Women Have Curves") stars in the title role of this new drama as Betty Suarez, a sweet, intelligent, yet less than pretty and somewhat pudgy girl lost in the world of high fashion.


Eleventh Hour (2005)Eleventh Hour (2005)
ITV, 2006 | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Rating: 4/5

Eleventh Hour is an investigative drama series set in the world of contemporary science. Starring Patrick Stewart (as Professor Ian Hood) and Ashley Jensen (as Rachel Young).


ExtrasExtras
BBC Three, 2005 | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Andy Millman has given up his day job to be an actor, but finds he just can't land the big parts. In fact, he's never even had a speaking role, so spends much of his time hanging around on set with fellow extra and best friend, Maggie Jacobs.