Lucy Brown

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Lucy Brown
Born(1979-02-13) 13 February 1979 (age 35)
Crawley, West Sussex, England
Years active2002-present
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For other people named Lucy Brown, see Lucy Brown (disambiguation).
Lucy Brown
Born(1979-02-13) 13 February 1979 (age 35)
Crawley, West Sussex, England
Years active2002-present

Lucy Brown (born 13 February 1979) is an English actress best known for dual roles in the TV series Primeval.


Early life[edit]

Lucy Brown was born in Crawley, Sussex, but grew up in Cambridgeshire. She is the daughter of Christopher Brown and Helen Burleigh and has a younger brother named Mark. She went to King's College Prep School in Cambridge and then on to Oundle School in Northamptonshire which she left to attend Hills Road Sixth Form College in Cambridge. She then went on to graduate from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama London. In December 2007, she was declared "Most Beautiful English Actress of the Year" by a panel of 104 actors.[1][2]

Acting career[edit]

Her first job was in a commercial for Lux soap where she appeared with Gisele Bündchen. She has mappeared in Sharpe's Challenge, Malice Aforethought, North and South with Richard Armitage, Whatever Love Means, and in the dual roles of Claudia Brown and Jenny Lewis in the ITV1 science-fiction television series Primeval (2007–11). After leaving Primeval, she played a minor role in NBC's The Philanthropist. In 2010, she appeared in Bonded By Blood and Frost opposite Dean Cain. Brown returned to Primeval for Series 4 (as Jenny Lewis).[3]

Brown also frequently takes part in live events billed as Word Theatre.[4] She has performed for them in Los Angeles and London. She also reads for audio books.

In 2012, she said revealed that she and Olivia Poulet were currently writing a comedy drama.[5] In 2014, she appeared in the television drama The Village, cast as Harriet Kilmartin.

Personal life[edit]

She lives in London[6]


2002MurderTV journalistTV film
2003Canterbury TalesHerTV mini-series (1 episode: "The Miller's Tale")
2004Piccadilly JimUnderstairs Woman
Frances TuesdayLouiseTV film (uncredited)
North and SouthAnn LatimerTV mini-series (3 episodes)
2005Peter Warlock: Some Little JoyBarbara PeacheTV film
Malice AforethoughtIvy RidgewayTV film
Whatever Love MeansGeorginaTV film
Sharpe's ChallengeCelia BurroughsTV film
2007PrimevalClaudia Brown/Jenny LewisTV series (19 episodes: 2007-09, 2011)
2008Harley StreetMayaTV series (1 episode: "Episode No.1.3")
2009The PhilanthropistDeborah RougeauxTV series (1 episode: "Myanmar")
Midsomer MurdersHelen MarkhamTV series (1 episode: "The Glitch")
2010Frost GiantSednaTV film
Bonded by BloodAnna Richards
2011New TricksMarie BradenTV series (1 episode: "Old Fossils")
2014The Devil’s HarvestOlenaPost-production


  1. ^ Cambridge Evening News, 2007. "lucy eats lots of pies" February 13, 2007.[1] Retrieved on March 4, 2007.
  2. ^ Aberdeen Gazette, 2007. "I went dancing with Wicked West End cast" February 18, 2007.[2] Retrieved on March 4, 2007.
  3. ^ Published Friday, Jun 25 2010, 14:56 BST (2010-06-25). "'Primeval' series four filming finishes - Primeval News - TV". Digital Spy. Retrieved 2012-02-09. 
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  5. ^ "Primeval Interview - Lucy Brown teases this weekend's wedding episode!". Unreality Shout. Retrieved 2012-02-09. 
  6. ^ "Lucy Brown - The Placeholder Page". Retrieved 2012-02-09. 

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