-Tanya Reynolds is a British actress best known for her portrayal of Lily in the comedy drama series “Sex Education”.
-She became interested in acting at the age of four and entered the Oxford School of Drama on a full scholarship.
-Her film roles can be seen in “For Love or Money”, “Lily Meets Charlie” and “Fanny Lye Deliver’d”.
-Tanya has been in a relationship with British actor Freddie Fox since 2019.
– As of October 2020, her net worth is estimated to be over $300,000.
Who is Tanya Reynolds, the actress who appeared in “Sex Education”?
Tanya Reynolds was born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England, on November 4, 1991 – her zodiac sign is Scorpio and she is a British national. She’s an actress who is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Lily in the comedy drama series ‘Sex Education’ created by Laurie Nunn and starring Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson and Ncuti Gatwa. The story follows a teenager whose mother is a sex therapist, and who is now trying to start an underground sex therapy clinic at his high school – “Sex Education” has been airing since 2019 and has won two awards while being nominated for 17 others.
Youth and education
Tanya was raised as an only child in Hemel Hempstead by her mother, who was a sign writer, and her father, who was a builder.
She became interested in acting at the age of four when she was allowed to act in her first play performed at her kindergarten; she continued to act in both elementary and high school. Tanya was also very physically active when she went to high school, when she played football and volleyball, and after matriculation in 2009, she was offered a full scholarship from the Oxford School of Drama – she has stated in an interview that she would not have been able to pay her tuition if she had not received a scholarship. In 2015 she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Roles in movies
Tanya made her film debut in 2014 when she was invited to appear in the short comedy “Civilized People” starring Alexander Jeremy, Luke Manning and Paul G. Raymond, and the same year she also saw playing Lucy in the short drama “ Introducing Lucy”, written and directed by Xenia Puiggros, and starring Dominic Andersen, Sarah Kitchen and Sammy Moore – the story follows a teenage girl who dreams of becoming an actress!
Her next role in a movie came five years later when she played Alexa in the comedy “For Love or Money” written and directed by Mark Murphy, and starring Robert Kazinsky and Samantha Barks.
The film follows Mark who finds out that his fiancée is only dating him because she wants his money – it received mixed reviews. Later in 2019, Tanya starred as Lily in the short drama “Lily Meets Charlie” written and directed by Audrey Gagneux and also starring Barry Ward and Richard Tate in the story of a man who meets his stepdaughter whom he abandoned more than a decade earlier. Tanya’s next role was in the drama thriller “Fanny Lye Deliver’d”, written and directed by Thomas Clay, and which is about Fanny Lye living in Shropshire in 1657.
Three of Tanya’s most recent roles in films were in the 2019 short drama ‘The Delivery’ in which she starred as Jana Palmer, the 2020 romantic comedy ‘Emma’ in which she played the supporting character Mrs. Elton, and the fantasy film ‘Emma’. Undergods’ from 2020. written and directed by Chino Moya.
She has recently been invited to star in the upcoming short drama “Second Skin” which will also star Sheila Hancock and Priyanga Burford.
Roles in TV series
Tanya made her TV series debut in 2017, playing Sally in three episodes of the crime drama mystery mini-series “Rellik”, created by Harry and Jack Williams and starring Richard Dormer, Jodi Balfour and Kieran Bew.
It follows a team of detectives trying to catch a serial killer; it won one award while being nominated for another.
Also in 2017, Tanya appeared in the episode “Of Lost Things” of the romantic drama “Outlander”, while the following year saw her play Pearl Marston in the episode “Murder from Above” of the comedy crime drama “Death in Paradise”. She next appeared in a single episode of the comedy drama “The Bisexual”, before being invited to play Teresa Benelli, one of the lead characters in the comedy drama “Delicious”, created by Dan Sefton, and which also starred Iain Glen. Dawn French and Emilia Fox. The series follows the personal and private lives of people living in the county of Cornwall.
Tanya’s most recent role in a TV series was in the 2019 episode “Honour Amongst Thieves” of the crime drama “The Mallorca Files”, playing Claire Taylor.
Love life and relationships
Tanya prefers to keep her personal affairs to herself, but that has recently changed revealed by the popular British publication “The Sun” that she is in a relationship with British actor Freddie Fox. They met on the set of “Fanny Lye Deliver’d”, and it is speculated that they started dating around the same time, but kept the relationship a secret until recently. Freddie is perhaps best known for his roles in the 2010 biographical drama ‘Worried About the Boy’, the 2011 romantic action-adventure film ‘The Three Musketeers’ and the 2015 drama series ‘Cucumber’.
Tanya has not spoken about any other men she may have dated while Freddie is known to have dated the actress Tamzin Merchant, but they broke up in 2013 – it is also widely known that Freddie is bisexual. As of October 2020, Tanya is dating Freddie Fox, is not married and has no children.
Hobbies and other interests
Tanya loves to read and has read over 100 books while her favorite two related genres are science fiction and fantasy. She loves to travel and her acting career has taken her to different states of the US while she has also been to Europe and stayed in cities like Paris in France, Dubrovnik in Croatia and Barcelona in Spain – her dream travel destination is Venice in Italy.
Tanya likes to taste different cuisines and her favorite is Spanish.
She is an animal lover, with horses being her favorite, but she doesn’t have a pet because she wouldn’t have enough time to take good care of them.
She has her own favorite actor and actress namely Brad Pitt and Cara Delevingne and some of her favorite movies are ‘Meet Joe Black’, ‘The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’ and ‘Mr. and Mrs Smith” – she also likes to watch TV series, and her favorite is “Stranger Things”.
Age, height and ability
Tanya is 28 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 1.78 m tall and weighs about 62 kg.
As of October 2020, her ability is estimated at over $300,000.