Dolly Wells Bio, Height & Age

Last updated: March 26, 2021
  • Dolly Wells
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 850,000
  • Birthday: 5 Dec 1971
  • Age: 49
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Occupation: Actress, Writer
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.10 ft
  • Weight: 152 lb
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Dorothy Perpetua Gatacre
  • Nationality: British
  • Nickname: Dolly Wells
  • Family Details
  • Father: John Wells (British actor and comedian)
  • Mother: Teresa Chancellor
  • Siblings: She has five siblings
  • Distinctive Features
    • Towering height

Who is Dolly Wells?

Dolly Wells was born Dorothy Perpetua Gatacre on 5 December 1971 in Merton, London, England. She is best known for being a TV Actress. Notable for her starring roles as Dolly in television comedy Doll & Em (2013-2015), and Anna Hitchcock in BBC Three’s series Some Girls (2012-2014). In 2020, she appeared as Sister Agatha in the TV Mini-Series Dracula. The series was premiered on Netflix and BBC One on 1 January.

Movies and TV Series

    Dracula 2020
    Dracula (TV Mini-Series) (2020) Sister Agatha / Zoe Helsing
    Home Again 2017
    Home Again (2017) Tracy
    Bridget Jones's Baby 2016
    Bridget Jones's Baby (2016) Woney
    Pride and Prejudice and Zombies 2016
    Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) Mrs. Featherstone
    Blunt Talk 2015
    Blunt Talk (TV Series) (2015 - 2016) Celia
    45 Years 2015
    45 Years (2015 - 2008) Sally
    Doll & Em 2013
    Doll & Em (TV Series) (2013 - 2015) Dolly
    Some Girls 2012
    Some Girls (TV Series) (2012 - 2014) Anna Hitchcock
    Spy 2011
    Spy (TV Series) (2011 - 2012) Judith
    Bridget Jones's Diary 2001
    Bridget Jones's Diary (2001) Woney

Personal life

Marital Status: Married.
Children: Dolly Wells and husband Mischa Richter has a daughter named Elsie Richter (b. 2002) and a son, Ezra Richter (b. 2005).

  • Mischa Richter Mischa Richter (2000-Present) In 2000, she married her boyfriend, Mischa Richter.

Pets

  • Dog, named Stella.

    Dog, named Stella.

  • Ezra and Stella.

    Ezra and Stella.

Quotes

  • "My dad was an actor, so he would try and put me off and say, 'Come on, you've got to go to university first.'" - Dolly Wells
  • "It feels like as you get a bit older, you've worked out the things that are good for your life apart from with acting." - Dolly Wells
  • "Deep down, I feel 'Doll & Em' is a love letter to our dads, because we adored them." - Dolly Wells
  • "Essentially, we wanted to be in one of Azazel's films, so the notion was we'd simply write an Azazel Jacobs movie ourselves, and then give it to him and be like, 'Right, here's you next film, now direct us. Go.'" - Dolly Wells
  • "We want 'Doll & Em' to be something we're proud of. We'd love to do another series, but it's not the be-all and end-all. Our friendship is the be-all and end-all." - Dolly Wells
  • "The idea that you've been friends for your whole life and then suddenly the other person becomes your job - it would be so weird. It would be hard not to become massively resentful." - Dolly Wells

Facts & Trivia

  • Her father was comic actor John Wells.

  • She stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm tall).

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 850,000