Beth Goddard

Elizabeth Jane Goddard (born 31 March 1969) known as Beth Goddard is a British actress.

Beth Goddard
Born (1969-03-31) 31 March 1969 (age 51)
Colchester, Essex, England, UK

Early lifeEdit

Goddard grew up in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex and attended Clacton County High School and the Rose Bruford College in Sidcup, Greater London, from 1986 to 1989.[citation needed]


One of Goddard's first television roles was as unscrupulous journalist Clare Moody in the 1994 episode "To Be a Somebody" of the ITV drama Cracker.[1] She played Belinda Ashton in the ITV detective drama Lewis in 2008, and also starred as Suze Littlewood in the comedy Gimme Gimme Gimme, her best known role. Goddard appeared alongside her husband Philip Glenister in the third series of BBC One drama Ashes to Ashes in 2010.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

Goddard met her husband, Philip Glenister, best known for his role as Gene Hunt in TV drama Life on Mars, at a birthday party for Jamie Glover in 1997. They married in 2006. The couple have two daughters, Millie and Charlotte, born in 2002 and 2005 respectively.[3]


. The Last Detective (Claire Symmons) 2006


  1. ^ "Cracker: 'To Be A Somebody'". Archived from the original on 23 September 2017. Retrieved 5 October 2017.
  2. ^ "BBC – Press Office – Ashes To Ashes series three press pack: Philip Glenister". BBC. Retrieved 28 September 2018.
  3. ^ "About Phil" Archived 24 January 2016 at the Wayback Machine, Philip Glenister – The Official Site. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  4. ^ Lind-Westbrook, Jennifer (1 October 2017). "Outlander Recap: Claire Loses Hope and Jamie Makes a Huge Sacrifice". BuddyTV. Archived from the original on 3 October 2017. Retrieved 3 October 2017.

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