From a surprising dream role to finding fame at just four years old, there is lots to know about actress, singer and performer Sheridan Smith…
Sheridan Smith became a household name after winning the nations hearts by appearing in comedy shows like The Royle Family and Gavin and Stacey.
But Sheridan has since gone on to enjoy a hugely successful acting career, receiving high critical acclaim in shows like Cilla, The C Word and The Moorside. And there’s been lots of rumours linking her to The Masked Singer!
Most fans of the actress will know that:
- She won countless awards for her acting including a BAFTA and an NTA
- Sheridan preformed a tribute to Dame Vera Lynn a for the 75th anniversary of VJ Day
- She has a hugely successful career on the stage as well as on screen
But what else do we know about Sheridan Smith? Here are several things you probably don’t know…
1. Sheridan has an OBE
In 2015 Sheridan was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire as part of the New Year Honours for her services to drama. After appearing in TV hits like The Royle Family, Gavin and Stacey and Benidorm early in her career, before receiving his acclaim for dramas like Mrs Biggs, Cilla, The C Word and The Moorside, it is easy to see why she was awarded such a prestigious honour.