It would appear that English actress Kerry Ingram has succeeded in proving to the world that life challenges can be surmounted through sheer dedication and hard work. She has made a success of her career in acting despite being a sufferer of a kind of osteogenesis incompleteness which in a layman’s language means a disease of the bones. Kerry is susceptible to fracture and has broken as much as 30 bones till date, she is placed on constant treatment to enhance the mass of her bones and sometimes, she may even need the aid of a wheel chair to move around.
Despite the health challenges that have hunted her from childhood, she has done well as an actress, appearing in several productions – both in the movies and television series. Kerry Ingram has also made her mark in the theatre, for her efforts, she has received a number of awards and commendations, notable among them is a Daytime Emmy Award in the category of the Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Series which she won in 2018.
Kerry Ingram’s given name is Kerry Danielle Ingram, her place of birth is Buckinghamshire, England, UK and she was born on the 26th of May 1999. She is of English nationality with white ethnicity and was brought up by her parents alongside four other siblings in her place of birth.
Her early education was accomplished in many institutions, she started with St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School located in Bracknell, Berkshire, before moving over to Charters School in Sunningdale where she spent one year, from 2010 to 2011. The same year, she joined Redroofs Theatre School in Maidenhead and stayed up to 2013 but her graduation was accomplished in 2015 at Hurst Lodge School located in Ascot, Berkshire which she joined in 2013. Kerry Ingram was on the set of her debut amateur production at the age of 9 but her first professional production came the next year at the age of 10. She is not in university yet but has an aspiration for further studies.
According to the available records, her first television appearance was accomplished on the set of Wolf Hall which cast her as Alice Williamson and her debut movie came on the set of Robin Hood as Village Child in 2010. Before her appearance in Matilda, she already participated in Oliver as a workhouse child at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Her role in Matilda – the Musical of the Royal Shakespeare Company came in November 2010 in Stratford-upon-Avon, the role lasted till January 2011. Kerry Ingram was the sole original Matilda who was transferred to the West End cast where she had to share the part with three other female actors at the Cambridge Theatre. After she left the show in April 2012, she bagged an Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical. Soon after Matilda, she was on the set of Tom Hooper’s movie adaptation of Les Miserables where she was cast in a minor role.
Her big break came on the set of HBO’s fantasy TV series Game of Thrones where she portrayed the character of Shireen Baratheon from 2013 to 2015, starting from the 3rd season and terminating in the 5th season. Kerry was the queen of Years who crooned “The Rings of Akhaten along with Allan Clayton at the Doctor Who Prom. She appeared in other productions like; Free Rein which cast her in the role of Becky from 2015 till date, she portrayed Hilde in Barbarians Rising in 2016 and then, 2010 saw her on the set of Burke and Hare as Street child. She made a comeback to Live theatre on Animalphabet – a musical where she portrayed Metro the Gnome.
Family – Parents, Siblings
Kerry Ingram’s mum has been identified as Sally Ingram who is of Maltese origin. Her dad is Dereck Ingram, she currently resides with her mum and siblings in Warfield. Although we don’t have enough information on her siblings, a couple of them have been identified as Francis Ingram (younger brother) and Rachel Ann Ingram (younger sister).
On the relationship front, she doesn’t seem to be involved with any guy at the moment, although she has been seen hanging out with them on several occasions. Kerry has never confirmed an ongoing or past relationship with anyone but her sexual orientation is believed to be straight. The only possible explanation is that she is still in her late teens and is giving 100% of her attention to her studies and acting career. Besides, she has been found to be quite taciturn with her private affairs.
The beautiful actress stands at a height of 5 feet 1 inch which is the same as 1.55 m and weighs 45 kg or 99lbs in body mass. According to the records, she developed a medical condition called osteogenesis incompleteness which made her stop growing early in life.
She sports the banana type body shape with her general body statistics recorded as 33C-24-33. She does not have any inscription in the form of a tattoo on her person and wears a shoe size of 5 UK. Kerry Ingram comes with blonde hair and blue eye color.