Jessica Henwick is a well-known English actress and writer. Jessica Henwick was born on 30 August 1992 and was initially brought up in Surrey to a family belonging to a writing background. Henwick is the daughter of a Zambian-English origin father named Mark Henwick, who is the author of the series of novels named Bite Back and a Singaporean Chinese origin mother.
Jessica Henwick is the major actress of East Asian origin to act in the principal role in a British television series, having featured in the famous children’s show named Spirit Warriors. Henwick is also recognized for her character played as Nymeria Sand in HBO series named Game of Thrones, as role of X-wing pilot Jess Pava in the film named Star Wars: The Force Awakens in year 2015 and for her character played as Colleen Wing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Henwick made her television debut in the famous Netflix television series named Iron Fist.
In year 2009, it was declared that Henwick had been featured in the lead character named Bo for the BBC show named Spirit Warriors. This led Henwick the first actress of East Asian origin to play the lead role in a British television series. To act this role, Henwick got teaching in wushu with expert martial arts choreographer named Jude Poyer. The corresponding show performed by Henwick was selected for some awards, containing the Broadcast Awards in 2011.
In year 2013, Henwick launched her professional theatre debut in the debut of Running on the Cracks, which is actually oriented on the book composed by Julia Donaldson.
In year 2015 Henwick collaborated with the cast of the famous HBO series named Game of Thrones in Season 5 as a role of Nymeria Sand, along with Oscar-nominee named Rosabell Laurenti Sellers and Keisha Castle-Hughes. The process demanded a course of six months of thorough training to implement an out-dated bullwhip.
Henwick’s full name is recognised as Jessika “Testor” Pava through the spin-off novel named The Weapon of a Jedi: A Luke Skywalker Adventure, which founds her as an enthusiast of Luke Skywalker. Through her excellent performances, Henwick’s character has become very prevalent within the Star Wars fandom.
Education: Jessica Henwick gained education at Redroofs Theatre School as well as in the National Youth Theatre. Henwick’s previous students comprise Dani Harmer and Kate Winslet.
Jessica Henwick Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $1 Million US Dollars
The estimated total net worth of Jessica Henwick is around $1 million US dollars in year 2017. The earnings and remuneration of Jessica Henwick have been made from her acting as different roles in several films, her writing careers, her brand endorsements, business deals, etc. It may seem that the figure of net-worth of Henwick is little low, fans and audience suggest that the number will certainly boost in near future.
Jessica Henwick Business Model
Apart from acting and writing career, Henwick also linked with the cast of Silk as novel lawyer pupil Amy, making her a business model. The corresponding series fetched in an average of 5 million viewers per episode all over the world, which is a high figure. Henwick re-enacted her role for the spin-off radio series named Silk: The Clerks’ Room and then after she played an energetic Oxford University pupil in Inspector Lewis. Jessica Henwick even grosses earning from her theatre and radio work business.
Henwick has been bestowed with several awards along with co-writer named Faberes for their short film entitled The Heart of the Forest in year 2016 and 2017, adding to her popularity.
Recently, in year 2017, Jessica Henwick is ready to perform in the second season of drama series named Fortitude, and even as Colleen Wing in the forthcoming famous Netflix television series namely Iron Fist and The Defenders.
Carrying forward their custom of a Defenders casting announcement, Marvel Entertainment has declared that Jessica Henwick will do a comeback in role of Colleen Wing for this particular series. Henwick will start her debut as the role in Marvel’s Iron Fist, which will be aired on Netflix recently on March 17, 2017. Henwick’s fans could see her in few other series, comprising Silk, North by Northamptonshire, and Fortitude.
Jessica Henwick is a young and talented actress, writer who has attained popularity in a short interval of time. All the characters played by Henwick have given their best to become successful in the industry.