Who is Jonathan Bailey?

Jonathan Bailey is a popular and successful English actor who was best known for his roles in “Broadchurch”, “W1A”, “Leonardo”, “Doctor Who”, “Campus” and “Company”.

Quick Info
Full NameJonathan Bailey
Date of Birth25 April 1988
Birth PlaceWallingford, Oxfordshire, England
Parent(s)Stuart Bailey.
Birth signTaurus
Net Worth$1.5 million

Personal Life and Relationship

Jonathan Bailey was born on 25 April 1988 in Wallingford, Oxfordshire, England as the son of his father, Stuart Bailey. His mother used to be an audiologist where his father is a former DJ and also used to work at Rowse Honey Factory. He has three older sisters as siblings.

Jonathan Bailey Bailey is gay, as he exposed being gay in an interview with The Times and also Attitude magazine in the year 2018. Currently, he is single and not in any kind of relationship.

Jonathan Bailey

Nationality and Physical Stats

Bailey holds an English nationality and belongs to the White ethnicity. Currently, he is 32 years old with a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) and a weight of 73 kg. He had brown hair with brown eyes. As he was born on 25 April, his zodiac sign is Taurus.

Early Life and Education

Earlier, when he was five years old, he decided to become an actor after he had seen a stage production of “Oliver!”. For education, he had attended Magdalen College School earlier.



Jonathan Bailey started his theatre career after he had been cast into the role of Gavroche in the play “Les Miserables” at Palace Theatre, London from the year 1997 to 1998. After that, in 2003, he was also seen playing the role of Prince Arthur in a play “King John” at Royal Shakespeare Company. In 2006, he was also seen playing the role of Jamie in a play “Beautiful Things” at Sound Theatre.

Further, Jonathan Bailey was cast on several plays like “Pretend You Have Big Buildings”, “The Mother Ship”, “Girl with a Pearl Earring” and “House of Special Purpose”. Later, in 2011, he was seen playing the role of Duffield on a play “South Downs” at Chichester Festival Theatre. In the year 2012, he was also seen reprising his role as Duffield in a play “South Downs” at Harold Pinter Theatre.

In the year 2013, he was seen as Cassio on a play “Othello” at Royal National Theatre, and in the same year, he was seen appearing as Tim Prince on a play “American Psycho” at Almeida Theatre. After that, in 2016, he was seen playing the role of Jamie in a play “The Last Five Years” at St. James Theatre, London. In addition, he was seen playing the role of Edgar in the play “King Lear” at Chichester Festival Theatre in 2017. Likewise, he was also cast in a play “The York Realist” as John at Donmar in the year 2018. From the year 2018 to 2019, he was seen playing the role of Jamie in a musical comedy play “Company” at Gielgud Theatre.


Jonathan Bailey started his film career after he had been cast as Cyrill on a family fantasy-comedy-drama adventure movie “Five Children and It” in 2004. After that, he was seen playing the role of Courtier in a biographical drama movie “Elizabeth: The Golden Age” in 2007. In the same year, he was seen appearing as Max in a dark comedy movie “Permanent Vacation” which was written, directed, and produced by W. Scott. After that, he was also cast into the role of Caspar in a British comedy movie “St Trinian’s” where Gemma Arterton debuted in the same film as Kelly.

In the year 2014, he was seen playing the role of Geoffrey Thurlow in a British drama movie “Testament of Youth”. Later, in 2016, she was seen appearing as Herod in an American biblical drama movie “The Young Messiah”. Further, he was seen as Lan Wheeler in a British biographical drama movie “The Mercy” in 2018.

Jonathan Bailey

TV Shows

Jonathan Bailey started her television career after he had been cast into the role of William Kilshaw on a British television series “Bramwell” in 1997. In the same year, he was also seen appearing as Ben Devenish in a television movie “Bright Hair”. Later, in 1998, he was seen playing the role of Lewis on a British fantasy television movie “Alice Through the Looking Glass”.

Further, Jonathan Bailey was cast into the main role as Josh on a British sitcom “Baddiel’s Syndrome” in 2001, and then, he was seen playing the role of Stephen Martin on a British television medical drama series “The Golden Hour”. Likewise, he was seen appearing on several series like “Walk Away and I Stumble”, “Doctors”, “The Bill”, “Off the Hook”, “Lewis”, “Campus”, “Leonardo”, “Pramface”, “Me and Mrs. Jones” and “Groove High”.

Later, he was seen appearing in a British serial crime drama television series “Broadchurch” as Olly Stevens in the years 2013 and 2015. After that, he was seen playing the role of Nick the Counsellor Three on a British sitcom “Some Girls” in 2013. From the year of 2014 to 2017, he was also seen playing the role of Jack Patterson on a British comedy television series “W1A”. Likewise, she was seen appearing in several movies like “Doctor Who”, “Crashing”, “Hooten & the Lady”, “Chewing Gum”, “Jack Ryan” and “Bridgerton”.

Besides this, she was seen providing her voice on an audiobook or radios like “The Forsytes”, “Deliverers”, “Just One Damned Thing After Another” and “Home Front”.

She was also seen providing her voice over several characters in the movies like “Forza Horizon 2”, “Everybody’s Gove to the Rapture”, “Anthem” and “Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers”. Further, he was also seen providing his voice over the character “Squadron 42” as Aaron Seetow.


In his career, he had won Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical from the play “Company”.

Jonathan Bailey

Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Jonathan Bailey is $1.5 million.