Jane Carr Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sonali Rawat
Feb 08, 2024 By Sonali Rawat
Originally Published on Feb 15, 2023
Edited by Sonali Rawat
Jane Carr is a very famous British actress.
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About Jane Carr

Jane Carr was born in England on August 13, 1950.

She gained fame for both her voice role of 'Pud'n'. The character was in the animated cartoon 'The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy'.

Jane Carr's first acting role was as Mary McGregor. It was in the drama 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie'. She also appeared as 'Pudding' in the BBC sitcom 'It's Awfully Bad For Your Eyes, Darling'.

Jane Carr Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jane Carr’s net worth?

Jane Carr is a famous television actress from England. She has an estimated net worth of $9 million.

How much does Jane Carr earn per year?

Information regarding Jane Carr's annual income is not available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jane Carr?

Jane Carr is 5 ft 7 in (170.1 cm) tall.

How old is Jane Carr?

Jane Carr is 72 years old. She was born on August 13, 1950.

Childhood And Education

Jane Carr was born Ellen Jane Carr in Loughton, Essex, England, in August 1950. He was born to Patrick Carr and Gwendoline Rose Carr. Her father was a steelworker, and her mother was a post office worker. She received her education at the London Arts Educational Schools.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jane Carr dating?

Jane Carr was previously in a relationship with Mark Arnott. They were married from 1987 to 1995.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jane Carr made her first acting appearance as Mary McGregor. It was in Ronald Neame's 1969 British film. The movie was titled 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie'. Jay Presson Allen wrote the script, which was adapted from her own stage play. The play was, in turn, based on Muriel Spark's 1961 book of the same name.

Jane Carr co-starred in 'Something for Everyone' in 1970 with Angela Lansbury and Michael York. She also appeared alongside Frank Finlay in Danny Jones in 1972. She also played Lucinda, Editor of Bonchic Magazine, in 'Hannah Montana: The Movie'.

Jane Carr also worked on 'Deal of a Lifetime', 'Garfield: A Tail of Two Kittens', 'Crazy as Hell', 'The Five-Year Engagement'. She also acted on the TV movie 'The Bunker'. Carr performed the voices of Mrs. Goggins and Granny in 'Postman Pat: The Movie'. She plays Sister Serpent in the horror movie '31' with a Halloween theme.

In 1977, Jane Carr was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award. She was nominated for her work as Mary Mooney in the comedy 'Once a Catholic'. She joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1978. Jane Carr performed in 'The Tempest', 'As You Like It', 'Much Ado About Nothing', 'The Merchant of Venice', and 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'.

In 1982, she received a second Olivier nomination for 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'. She portrayed Wendy. It was in the 1982 Barbican production of the RSC's adaptation of J. M. Barrie's 'Peter Pan'. There she shared the stage with Maggie Smith in the 1985 version of Congreve's 'The Way of the World'.

While on tour with 'The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby' by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1987, she relocated to the US. She portrayed Mrs. Brill in the Broadway production of Mary Poppins from 2006 until 2009.

Jane Carr was in the original cast of 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder'. It won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Musical. She performed as Miss Shingle. Jane Carr resigned the position in August 2014, and Carole Shelley took over.

Jane Carr portrayed Rita in the drama 'Minder'. She portrayed Timov, the daughter of Al-ghul. It was one of Londo Mollari's three brides. She played a role in the 1994 episode 'Soul Mates'. It was from one of the American television series Babylon 5.

In addition to her voice work, she still appears in sporadic television parts. When actress Juliet Mills took a short vacation in 2006, she filled in as Tabitha Lenox as both a body duplicate and voice actor. This was on the US daytime soap 'Passions'.

She portrayed Mary Reed, Malcolm Reed's mother. It was in the 'Star Trek: Enterprise' episode 'Silent Enemy' from the year 2002. Carr had an appearance in three episodes of Gilmore Girls. She also appeared in 'The One with Ross's Wedding', a F.R.I.E.N.D.S episode.

On 'Wizards of Waverly Place' in 2011, Carr portrayed a resident of the apartment complex Alex and Harper called home. She performed the role of a nanny once again in 2012. She performed as Mrs. Buckminster in a 'How I Met Your Mother' season eight episode. She made her 'Legends of Tomorrow' on five episodes. She played the role of Tabitha, the fairy godmother.

Jane Carr played the character of Betty in a cameo appearance in 2020. This was on the CBS comedy 'Mom'. The episode was titled 'Tang and a Safe Space for Everybody'.

Jane Carr portrayed Computer and its Inner Voice in the 'Doctor Who' radio drama 'Slipback'. She provided the voice for the character of Grandma Winifred Fletcher. It was for the 2008 season of the American Disney animated sitcom 'Phineas and Ferb'. She also provided Lady Cecelia's voice in the Heris Serrano trilogy.

She also provides the voice for Mama Cosma, Cosmo's mother. It was in the animated series 'The Fairly OddParents' on Nickelodeon.

Charity Work

Information regarding her charity work is not available.

What awards has Jane Carr won?

In 1977, Jane Carr was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award. This was for her performance as Mary Mooney in the comedy Once a Catholic.

She was also in the cast of Tony winner play 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder'.

Jane Carr’s Hobbies And Interests

Information regarding the hobbies and interests of Jane Carr is not available.

Other Interesting Jane Carr Facts And Trivia

  • Jane Carr is also famous for her role in. The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy'.

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Written by Sonali Rawat

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature, Masters of Art specializing in English and Communication Skills

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Sonali RawatBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature, Masters of Art specializing in English and Communication Skills

Sonali has a Bachelor's degree in English literature from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University and is currently pursuing a Master's in English and Communication from Christ University. With considerable experience in writing about lifestyle topics, including travel and health, she has a passion for Japanese culture, especially fashion, and anime, and has written on the subject before. Sonali has event managed a creative-writing festival and coordinated a student magazine at her university. Her favorite authors are Toni Morrison and Anita Desai.

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