Carrie Hope Fletcher, born on October 22, 1992, is a British actress, author, blogger, and YouTube personality. She is best known for her roles in plays such as “Les Misérables” and “The Addams Family,” and has received a WhatsOnStage.com Award for her role in “Cinderella.” Fletcher’s popular eponymous YouTube channel has garnered her a great deal of attention over the years. She also published many books including her best-selling book “All I Know Now: Wonderings and Reflections on Growing Up Gracefully.” Right here, we will help you celebrate her special day.
Carrie Hope Fletcher was born in London, England, on October 22, 1992. Tom Fletcher, her older brother, is the founder, lead vocalist, and guitarist of the English pop rock group McFly. Fletcher dropped out of school at the age of 16 and has no institutional musical theater training. Fletcher first appeared on television when she was five years old, in a short Channel 4 ident. Fletcher made her West End debut at the age of nine, playing Young Eponine in the sung-through musical “Les Misérables,” based on Victor Hugo’s novel of the same name. In 2002, she joined the original cast of the stage musical “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” playing Jemima Potts, which had its West End premiere at the London Palladium. From June 17, 2013, to February 13, 2016, Fletcher played the older version of Éponine in “Les Misérables,” replacing Danielle Hope at the Queen’s Theatre in London. She became the production’s only British actress to play the role in both versions. On February 23, 2014, her outstanding performance in the role earned her the ‘WhatsOnStage Best Takeover in a Role’ award.
From November 10 to December 2, 2016, she played Eponine in the Dubai Opera production of “Les Misérables.” During the musical’s major U.K. and Ireland tour, one of her most memorable stage performances was as Wednesday Addams in “The Addams Family.” Fletcher’s performance earned her the WhatsOnStage.com Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 2018. In 2019, Fletcher returned to the West End as Fantine in “Les Misérables” for a 16-week run at the Gielgud Theatre in an entirely staged concert adaptation of the musical. Fletcher also appeared as Fantine in “Les Misérables: The Staged Concert,” which was broadcast live to movie theaters. Fletcher also starred in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cinderella,” which premiered on June 25, 2021, at the Gillian Lynne Theatre in London and ran until June 12, 2022.
Fletcher makes her first television appearance as Jenny in the T.V. series "Dog and Duck."
Fletcher portrays Weasel/Duck in the theatrical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's children's story "The Wind in the Willows."
Fletcher starts a YouTube channel and uploads her debut video “The Only Exception Cover-Carrie Fletcher.”
Fletcher publishes her first book, "All I Know Now C," which is about growing up and becoming an adult.
For her role as Truly Scrumptious in "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," Fletcher gets nominated for a WhatsOnStage.com Award for ‘Best Actress in a Musical.’
Fletcher stars in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Cinderella," which premieres at London's Gillian Lynne Theatre.
Why We Love Carrie Hope Fletcher
She is very talented
Fletcher is a talented actress, writer, and creator whose talent has shone through her career with a variety of roles, books, and other endeavors. She continues to take on new projects and deliver her best performances, cementing her place as one of the best of her generation.
She has a charming personality
Aside from her acting roles and T.V. appearances, Fletcher has one of the most endearing personalities ever. Her viewers adore her for her charming personality and funny sense of humor while watching her discuss her life, work, and plans in her YouTube videos.
She uses her platform for good
Fletcher has established herself as one of the most well-known actors and internet personalities, allowing her to use her platform to raise funds for charitable organizations. In 2018, she vlogged every single day of January to raise money for a few different organizations, showing how dedicated she is.
5 Surprising Facts
She has over 100 million YouTube views
Fletcher has over 800 videos on her YouTube channel, which have received over 130 million views.
She loves swimming
When she is not acting, writing, or making YouTube videos, Fletcher enjoys swimming and spending time in the water.
She is also a singer
In addition to acting and writing, Fletcher is a singer who has released two singles, 'Running Through Rivers' and 'The Way We Were,' and has performed on different occasions.
She has a pet cat
Fletcher has a pet cat named Edgar, who has appeared in many of her social media posts and YouTube videos.
She wrote several children’s books
Fletcher has written several children's books and novels in addition to her best-selling books.
Carrie Hope Fletcher FAQs
Who is Carrie Hope Fletcher married to?
Fletcher is dating fellow West End actor Joel Montague, and she announced their relationship on May 6, 2022.
What happened with Carrie Hope Fletcher and Alex Day?
The couple broke up in 2014, five months after beginning their relationship.
Where did Carrie Hope Fletcher go to school?
Fletcher attended Northwood College, a private school in Northwood, England.
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