Charlotte Anne Ritchie (born 29 August 1989) is an English actress and singer-songwriter. She is a member of the classical crossover group All Angels. She is known for her roles as Alison in Ghosts, Oregon in Channel 4 comedy Fresh Meat, Hannah in Siblings and Barbara Gilbert in BBC drama Call the Midwife.
Charlotte Anne Ritchie
29 August 1989
|Education||University of Bristol|
Early life and educationEdit
Ritchie was educated at James Allen's Girls' School in Dulwich, South London, and joined Youth Music Theatre UK and its production of Red Hunter in 2005. She finished a degree in English and Drama at the University of Bristol whilst filming Fresh Meat.
In 2004, Ritchie played a lead in a short film entitled The Open Doors with Michael Sheen. She appeared as an uncredited extra in the 2005 film, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. She also featured in The Pierglass at the Young Pleasance Theatre in August 2006 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
In 2019, she played Alison in Ghosts, a BBC sitcom. and Alison in Dead Pixels. She is currently playing the role of George in Channel 4 series Feel Good, co-starring with Mae Martin. The series released on Netflix in 2020.
|2004||The Open Doors||Vera|
|2005||Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire||Student||Uncredited extra|
|2013||Benny & Jolene||Jolene|
|2014||The Portrait||Eva Burrell|
|2016||Time Traveller's Support Group||Lina|
|2018||Careful How You Go||Short film|
|2018||Man of the Hour||Gemma||Short film|
|2019||Capital||Charlotte Quince-Wheatley||Short film|
|2009||Life of Riley||Emily Owen|
|2011–2016||Fresh Meat||Melissa "Oregon" Shawcross||Main role; 30 episodes|
|2012||Doctors||Becky Foley||2 episodes|
|Dreamfall Chapters||Zoë Castillo||Main role; episodic video game|
|2014||This Thing Called Love||Alice Barber|
|2015–2018||Call the Midwife||Nurse Barbara Gilbert||Main role: series 4–7|
|2016||Raised by Wolves||Ruby||3 episodes|
|Eddie Izzard: Marathon Man for Sport Relief||Narrator|
|2019||Doctor Who||Lin||1 episode: "Resolution"|
|Death in Paradise||Iris Shephard||1 episode|
|Stath Lets Flats||Harriet||1 episode|
|2019–||Ghosts||Alison Cooper||Main role; 13 episodes|
|Dead Pixels||Alison||Main role; 12 episodes|
|2020||McDonald & Dodds||Sgt Irene Ross||1 episode|
|The Other One||Kitty||1 episode|
|Feel Good||George||Main role; 6 episodes|
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- "All Angels". classicfm.co.uk. Retrieved 12 February 2012.
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- Gerard Gilbert (3 May 2014). "Fresh Meat star Charlotte Ritchie on brotherly love and being unimpressed by playing Wembley – Features – TV & Radio". The Independent. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- Charlotte Lytton (15 October 2012). "Charlotte Ritchie's jump from student to TV's one to watch – Features – TV & Radio". The Independent. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "No 9: All Angels". The Guardian. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
- "All Angels Biography". itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
- Emmerdale episode (9 October 2007) at IMDb
- "Call the Midwife: Nurse Barbara actress Charlotte Ritchie discusses her heartbreaking storyline". Radio Times. Retrieved 1 January 2019.
- "Tom Chambers and Charlotte Ritchie on Noël Coward's classic Private Lives". www.atgtickets.com. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
- "Call the Midwife star Charlotte Ritchie joins BBC1 comedy Ghosts". Radio Times. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
- "BBC – Ghosts – Media Centre". www.bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
- "Feel Good Cast". 17 March 2020. Retrieved 24 July 2020.