Jenny Wickham is originally from Yorkshire. At the age of 16, Jenny auditioned and successfully gained a place at the prestigious Laine Theatre Arts college in Epsom, Surrey, where she gained the skills and attributes that would form a successful career. After 3 years of training Jenny graduated with a National Diploma in Musical Theatre and Acting. Jenny then sailed the world onboard P&O Oriana as a dancer and singer, followed by a contract with Holland America as Dance captain. On returning to England Jenny gained the role of ‘June’ cover ‘Roxie Hart’ in the smash hit musical ‘CHICAGO’ at the Cambridge Theatre in London’s West End. Following this Jenny per-formed in the UK Tour of ‘DIRTY DANCING’ where she covered the role of ‘Penny’, which later transferred to the West End at the Piccadilly Theatre and she reprised the role! Following this Jenny had the opportunity to take over the role of ‘Melena’ The Witches Mother, in one of London’s most successful shows, ‘WICKED’ at the Apollo Victoria Theatre. Also Jenny performed in ‘DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS’ alongside award winning choreographer Jerry Mitchell!
Jenny has appeared in adverts worldwide for ‘Schweppes’, ‘Nike’, ‘Janela Born Digital’, ‘Cineworld’, ‘Mamma Mia 2 trailer’, ‘Kuoni Travel’, ‘The Kooples’, ‘Sainsbury’s’ and ‘Pepe Jeans’.
Jenny has just finished filming the new Judy Garland film, JUDY, starring Renee Zellwegger, along with an upcoming drama for ITV. Other films include, THE INFILTRATOR directed by Brad Fur-man, THE FOREIGNER directed by Martin Campbell and also KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD directed by Guy Ritchie.