Sarah Lancashire Bio, Age, Twin, Husband, Children, Movies, Net Worth

Sarah Lancashire Biography

Sarah Lancashire is an English actress known for portraying the role of Ruth Gilbert in Sex, the City and Me. Likewise, she played the character of Margaret in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie. Some of her popular films include The Cry, Seeing Red, and Sons & Lovers.

How old is Sarah Lancashire? – Age

The Seeing Red actress is 58 years old as of October 2022. She was born in Oldham, United Kingdom, on October 10, 1964, where she also grew up.

How tall is Sarah Lancashire? – Height

Lancashire stands at a height stature of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).

Sarah Lancashire Mother, Father, Siblings – Family

Sarah was born to her parents in Oldham, United Kingdom. She is the daughter of Geoffrey Lancashire and Hilda Lancashire. Her father worked as a television scriptwriter for Coronation Street while her mother worked as his assistant. She was brought up along with her three brothers named Simon, James, and John Lancashire.

Sarah Lancashire Twin

She was born twins with her brother Simon Lancashire in July 1956. He is the owner of design24: Building Design, Construction & Maintenance company.

Sarah Lancashire Education

The Gentlemen’s Relish star enrolled at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she graduated in 1986.

Is Sarah Lancashire Married? – Husband

Lancashire has been married to her lovely husband named, Peter Salmon since 2001. He is a television producer and executive known for his work in Crimewatch UK, Third Eye, and 999. Likewise, he is a chief creative officer of global content creator, producer, and distributor of the Endemol Shine Group.

Previously, Lancashire was married to her ex-husband, Gary Hargreaves. It is known that the couple had been married in 1985. Unfortunately, they divorced and parted ways in 1995 after 10 years of marriage.

The Cherished Actress Sarah Lancashire Photo
The Cherished Actress Sarah Lancashire Photo

Sarah Lancashire Children

The Cry actress and her current husband Peter have been blessed with a son named Joseph Peter Salmon. It is known that they welcomed their son in March 2003 in London, United Kingdom. On the other hand, Lancashire had two children with her ex-husband Gary. They are Thomas and Matthew. Thomas was born in 1987 while their second child was born two years later in 1989.

Sarah Lancashire Acting Career

Sarah is a professional actress who is vastly recognized for her appearances in Last Tango in Halifax. During this time, she portrayed the role of Caroline for which she won the 2014 British Academy Television Award.

Likewise, she was nominated twice for Best Supporting Actress in 2013 and 2014.Afterwardd, she landed on the role of Catherine Cawood in Happy Valley. As a result, she received both Royal Television Programme Award and TV Choice Award.

Most noteworthy, she was cast in The Dresser drama series starring as stage manager Madge. It is known that she received the Critics’ Choice Television Award nomination in 2016. He portrayed the role of Mrs. Pike in Dad’s Army,

Furthermore, Lancashire voiced the character of Mrs Twirlyhorn in School of Roars. Furthermore, she starred as aunt Beaty in And When Did You Last See Your Father? In addition, she was featured in Coronation Street: Through the Keyhole Film.

Movies and TV Shows

  • And When Did You Last See Your Father?
  • Cherished
  • Gentlemen’s Relish
  • Back Home
  • Birthday Girl
  • The First Film
  • Sex, the City and Me
  • The John Thaw Story
  • Our Queen
  • Women of Coronation Street
  • Christmas at St Paul’s
  • Angel Cake
  • Coronation Street: Through the Keyhole
  • Exam Conditions
  • Strike: When Britain Went to War
  • My Fragile Heart
  • Inside the Court of Appeal


  • British Academy Television Awards
  • TV Choice Award
  • Royal Television Programme Award
  • 2017 National Television Award
  • BAFTA TV award

Sarah Lancashire Net Worth

Citing her acting career, she has an estimated net worth of $20 Million.

Sarah Lancashire Instagram

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