Patsy Kensit

Born Mar 4, 1968

Patricia Jude Francis "Patsy" Kensit is an English actress, singer, model and former child star, known for her television and film appearances; her films include Lethal Weapon 2. She has been married to rock stars Jim Kerr and Liam Gallagher, and fronted the band Eighth Wonder. In May 2004, she returned to television acting, taking the role of Sadie King in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale.… Read More

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1968 Birth Patsy Kensit was born on 4 March 1968 to James Henry Kensit (1915 – September 1987) and Margaret Rose Doohan (1935 – December 1993), a native of Ireland who died from breast cancer. … Read More
1972 4 Years Old In 1972, at the age of four, Kensit appeared in a television advert for Birds Eye frozen peas. … Read More


1981 13 Years Old She also appeared as Estella in the 1981 BBC adaptation of Great Expectations and as Lady Margaret Plantagenet in the 1982 BBC Television Shakespeare production of Richard III.
1985 17 Years Old In 1985, Kensit led a dual career as a singer and an actress. … Read More
1986 18 Years Old In 1986, she won the lead female role in the film version of Absolute Beginners, based on the book by Colin MacInnes.
1987 19 Years Old In November 1987, she sang a duet with the Italian singer and songwriter, Eros Ramazzotti, entitled 'La luce buona delle stelle', which in English translates to 'The Good Light of the Stars'.


1988 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1988, Kensit's band Eighth Wonder had two Top 40 singles: "I'm Not Scared", written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe and produced by the Pet Shop Boys & Phil Harding (for PWL), which reached Number 7 in the British charts, and "Cross My Heart", which reached Number 13. … Read More
1989 21 Years Old Although the band's success quickly waned, "I'm Not Scared" appeared in the 1989 film Lethal Weapon 2, in which Kensit, then focused solely on acting, played Rika van den Haas, a South African consulate secretary with whom cop Martin Riggs (played by Mel Gibson) falls in love.
1991 23 Years Old Following Lethal Weapon 2, she appeared in the 1991 independent feature Twenty-One, for which she received a nomination for Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. … Read More
1992 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1992, she had a leading role in the British film Blame it on the Bellboy as Miss Carolyn Wright, a desperate estate agent in Venice who would stop at nothing to clinch a deal.
1993 25 Years Old During her second marriage, she gave birth to her first child, James, in 1993.
1995 27 Years Old In 1995, Kensit starred with Kristin Scott Thomas and Mark Rylance in Angels & Insects, which was directed by Philip Haas and was nominated for an Academy Award for Costume Design. … Read More
1997 29 Years Old In April 1997, she married Liam Gallagher from Oasis.


1999 - 2004 2 More Events
2005 37 Years Old In September and October 2005, Kensit appeared as a celebrity contestant in Ant & Dec's Gameshow Marathon, progressing through to Play Your Cards Right before being eliminated by Carol Vorderman.
On 23 June 2006, Kensit guest hosted The Friday Night Project with band Placebo.
2007 39 Years Old Kensit later became involved with the DJ Jeremy Healy and announced that she was marrying for a fourth time on 29 November 2007. On 31 March 2008 it was reported that the pair had split by mutual consent and had called off their wedding. They eventually married on 18 April 2009, in an event covered by a magazine, but it was reported in February 2010 that the couple had separated. … Read More


2008 - 2010 2 More Events
2012 44 Years Old On 15 May 2012, she narrated the Channel 4 documentary Sex, Lies and Rinsing Guys.
2014 46 Years Old On 7 April 2014, Kensit was a guest panellist on ITV chat show Loose Women.
2015 47 Years Old On 7 January 2015, Kensit took part as a housemate in the fifteenth series of Celebrity Big Brother. … Read More
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