Patsy Kensit has a net worth of $10 million and is an English actress, singer, and model. Patsy Kensit was born in March 1968 in Hounslow, London, England. At the age of four, she appeared in commercials for Birds Eye frozen peas. Kensit attended the Italia Conti Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Patricia Jude Kensit born 4 March 1968 is an English actress and model who rose to prominence in the 1980s as the main vocalist of the band Eighth Wonder.
Kensit rose to prominence as a kid actress after appearing in a series of ads for Birds Eye frozen peas. She went on to star in films such as The Great Gatsby 1974, Gold 1974, Alfie Darling 1975, The Blue Bird 1976, and Hanover Street 1977. Kensit founded and became the lead vocalist of the pop band, Eighth Wonder, in 1983, balancing a dual career as an actor and a singer. Before disbanding in 1989, the trio released several hit singles, including “I’m Not Scared” and “Cross My Heart.”
Kensit was a celebrity contestant on Ant & Dec’s Gameshow Marathon in September and October 2005, progressing to Play Your Cards Right before being eliminated by Carol Vorderman. Kensit appeared as a guest host on The Friday Night Project on June 23, 2006, alongside the band Placebo. She made an appearance as the Grand High Witch of the World at the Children’s Party at the Palace in 2006, which was held to commemorate the Queen’s 80th birthday. She also became the voice of 32red.com, an online gambling company.
Kensit was a subject in the sixth series of Who Do You Think You Are? in August 2008. The episode starring Bruce Forsyth, which aired in July 2010, was the highest-rated episode on the show, with 7.10 million viewers. It remains the second-highest-rated episode of the show as of 2015.
Kensit was a contestant on the eighth series of Strictly Come Dancing in September 2010. She danced with Robin Windsor, a professional dancer. They finished in seventh place as the eighth couple to be eliminated from the competition.
She narrated the Channel 4 documentary, Lies, and Rinsing Guys on May 15, 2012. Kensit was a guest panelist on ITV’s Loose Women on April 7, 2014. Kensit joined the fifteenth series of Celebrity Big Brother as a housemate on January 7, 2015. After 21 days in the House, she became the third celebrity to be evicted.
Kensit launched her Conscious Puberty campaign in 2018, after experiencing severe difficulties during menopause. She now utilizes the campaign to speak with other women of all ages on social media.
Kensit made an appearance on Richard Osman’s House of Games on BBC Two in March 2021. She had a guest appearance in an episode of McDonald & Dodds later that year, and she also starred in the film The Pebble and the Boy.
Kensit later became connected with rap musician and beatboxer Killa Kela after a relationship with footballer Ally McCoist in 2001. They broke up after a year, with Kensit claiming that she didn’t view Kela as a long-term partner. She has also been associated with footballer Ryan Giggs, comedian and actor David Walliams and footballer Michael Gray in the past.
Kensit is a Roman Catholic, albeit she considers herself an ad hoc follower of the faith. Kensit raised her children in the Catholic faith, having them baptized and confirmed. Following her mother’s death, she began attending church.