Ayda Field

Ayda Field (born Ayda Sabahat Evecan, May 17, 1979) is an American film and television actress.

Ayda Field
Ayda Field Cannes 2015.jpg
Ayda Field in 2015
Ayda Sabahat Evecan

(1979-05-17) May 17, 1979 (age 41)[1]
Los Angeles, California
Other namesAyda Williams
Years active1998–present
m. 2010)

Since 2015, she has been a regular panellist on the television show Loose Women in the United Kingdom. During 2018, she featured on the judging panel of the British version of The X Factor, alongside her husband, singer Robbie Williams.

Early lifeEdit

She was born in Los Angeles, California, to a Turkish father,[2] and an American mother, the movie producer Gwen Field.[3] Her father is Muslim and her mother is Jewish.[4]

She attended Harvard-Westlake School, from which she graduated in 1997.[5]

Television careerEdit

Field first became known on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives, but has subsequently specialised in comedy roles. She was a regular on Blue Collar TV, guest starred in the sitcom Eve and appeared as Jeannie Whatley on NBC's Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. On the Fox sitcom Back to You, she played Montana Diaz Herrera (aka Sally Lerner), News 9's weather woman. She also appeared in ten episodes of Season One.

Field joined the cast of a sitcom pilot titled Making It Legal (playing a lawyer named "Elise") but ABC did not pick up the pilot.[6] In June 2008, she was cast in the female lead on ABC's untitled David Kohan/Max Mutchnick comedy pilot, replacing Sarah Lafleur.

Field made her UK TV debut in the final series of Fresh Meat in 2016. In that year, she appeared in the ITV/Netflix series Paranoid. Also in 2016, Field joined ITV's Loose Women as a guest panellist.

In 2018, she joined The X Factor UK judging panel alongside her husband Robbie Williams, show creator Simon Cowell and One Direction's Louis Tomlinson where she replaced Sharon Osbourne.[7]

Personal lifeEdit

Field began dating English singer-songwriter Robbie Williams in July 2006.[8] They wed at his home in Mulholland Estates, Beverly Hills on August 7, 2010.[9][10][11]

Williams and Field have four children: a daughter, Teddy (Theodora) (b. 2012),[12] a son, Charlie (Charlton) (b. 2014),[13] another daughter Coco (Colette) (b. 2018),[14] and another son, Beau (b. 2020).[15]



Year Title Role Notes
2001 Young Blades Daughter
2002 Romeo Fire Slutka Television film
2003 Platonically Incorrect Television film
2007 Making It Legal Elise Television film
2008 Strange Wilderness Mountain Nurse
2008 Fourplay Audrey Television film
2009 Play Dead Marissa Direct-to-video
2011 The Short Cut Ayda Field Short film
2013 Austenland Molly


Year Title Role Notes
1998 City Girls Girl #2 episode: "Party of Three"
2000 Arliss episode: "You Can Pick Your Friends"
2000–01 Days of Our Lives Angela Moroni
2001 Men, Women & Dogs Kim episode: "A Bone of Contention"
2004–06 Blue Collar TV Various Characters 5 episodes
2005 Eve Carla episode: "Model Behavior"
2006 Will & Grace Barbara episode: "Partners 'n' Crime"
2006–07 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Jeannie Whatley 15 episodes
2007–08 Back to You Montana Diaz Herrera 11 episodes
2011 Love Bites Sapphire episode: "How To..."
2012 2 Broke Girls Constance episode: "And the Big Buttercream Breakthrough"
2014 The Exes Vanessa episode: "Nun Like It Hot"
2016 Fresh Meat Rosa 5 episodes
2016 Power Monkeys Bea 6 episodes
2016 Paranoid Sheri 3 episodes
2018 The X Factor UK Judge series fifteen


  1. ^ "Ayda will be "good for Robbie"". August 9, 2010. Retrieved October 14, 2018 – via news.bbc.co.uk.
  2. ^ "Robbie Williams - Ayda Field's Tearful Phone Reunion With Dad", contactmusic.com, Retrieved on 2010-08-10.
  3. ^ Corrodus, Corrine (July 18, 2018). "Who is Ayda Field, the newest judge on this year's X Factor?" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  4. ^ https://www.thejc.com/news/the-diary/jewish-bridesmaid-named-royal-wedding-party-princess-eugenie-1.470725
  5. ^ "Pictures from Robbie Williams' wife Ayda Field's past, including her taking part in a hula-hoop contest at school". Mirror Online. August 19, 2010. Retrieved January 18, 2018.
  6. ^ "UNTITLED SACHS & JUDAH PROJECT (ABC)". Retrieved September 30, 2007.
  7. ^ "Robbie Williams, Ayda Field, Louis Tomlinson: All change for X Factor 2018". BBC News. BBC. September 1, 2018. Retrieved September 1, 2018.
  8. ^ "BBC News - Robbie Williams marries Ayda Field at home in LA". August 8, 2010. Archived from the original on August 8, 2010. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
  9. ^ "Robbie Williams to wed in a secret ceremony". AllVoices. Retrieved June 8, 2010.
  10. ^ McIntyre, Samantha (August 7, 2010). "Pop Star Robbie Williams Weds". Archived from the original on August 15, 2010. Retrieved August 8, 2010.
  11. ^ « Robbie: "I Take That woman to be my wife" » Archived 2012-07-26 at the Wayback Machine, http://christinelovendahl.blogg.no/1281434588_i_take_that_woman_to_.html Archived April 2, 2017, at the Wayback Machine, Retrieved on 2017-01-04.
  12. ^ "Robbie Williams' wife has given birth to a daughter - BBC Newsbeat". October 16, 2015. Archived from the original on October 16, 2015. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
  13. ^ "Robbie Williams live blogs the birth of his second child in graphic detail - People - News - The Independent". October 28, 2014. Archived from the original on October 28, 2014. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
  14. ^ "Robbie Williams and Ayda Field welcome surrogate baby - BBC News". March 1, 2019. Archived from the original on March 1, 2019. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
  15. ^ "Robbie Williams and wife Ayda Field delight fans with surprise baby news". February 14, 2020.

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