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Caroline Quentin

Caroline Quentin is a popular actress, broadcaster, and television presenter from England. Caroline Quentin get her breakthrough role as Dorothy in the popular sitcom “Men Behaving Badly,” which ran from 1992 to 1998.

Early Life

Caroline Quentin was born on the 11th of July 1960, in Reigate, Surrey, England. Her birth name is Caroline Jones and holds British nationality. Moreover, she is 62 years old and has a birth sign of Gemini. In addition, he has his belief in Christianity religion and belongs to the English ethnicity.

Coming to her parents, she was born to her father Fred Jones, and her mother Kathleen Jones. He grew up with her three siblings; Kathryn Jones, Tina Jones, and Hazel Jones. Quentin mentioned in interviews that she was interested in the arts from a young age and began performing in local theatre productions as a child.

Talking about her education qualification, she was educated at the independent Arts Educational School, in Tring, Hertfordshire, and appeared locally in the Pendley Open Air Shakespeare Festival.

Professional Career

Caroline Quentin began her career doing plays in Theaters starting in early 1980 until 1985. Her breakthrough role came in the early 1990s when she was cast as Dorothy in the popular British sitcom “Men Behaving Badly”. The show was a massive success and Quentin’s performance was widely praised, making her a household name in the UK.

Caroline Quentin

Caption: The poster of the popular sitcom, Men Behaving Badly (Source: The Movie Database (TMDB))

After “Men Behaving Badly”, she went on to star in a number of television shows, including “Kiss Me Kate”, “Life Begins”, “Blue Murder”, “Jonathan Creek”, “Dickensian” and “Doc Martin”. This actress has also appeared in several films, including “Hot Fuzz” and “Churchill: The Hollywood Years”.

In addition to her acting work, she has also presented a number of television programs, including “The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes” and “National Parks – America’s Best Idea.” She has also appeared on various reality TV shows such as “Strictly Come Dancing” and “Celebrity MasterChef.”


Quentin has been recognized for her work in the entertainment industry with several award nominations and wins throughout her career. In 2019, she won the Best Presenter award at the Royal Television Society West of England Awards for her work on the travel show “The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes.” Moreover, this actress was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Birthday Honours for services to drama and charity in the year 2021. Additionally, she has been nominated for British Soap Award (2013), National Television Award (2020), and many others.

Caroline Quentin – Net Worth 2023

As of 2020, Quentin estimated net worth is around $19 million. However, her recent net worth and earning are still yet to be disclosed. However, she makes money from her acting, author, TV presenter, and model

Relationship Status

Caroline Quentin married twice in her life, Firstly, she married comic Paul Merton from 1990 to 1998. Later, she met Sam Farmer in 1998 on the set of Men Behaving Badly, where he was a runner. With the relationship, the couple has two kids, Emily Rose, and William. Moreover, Quentin’s daughter Rose is also an actress and has appeared alongside her mother. Later, she married Farmer in 2006 in Tiverton, Devon. Moreover, Quentin has coeliac disease and is the patron of Coeliac UK. Additionally, she is also president of the charity Campaign for National Parks.

Caroline Quentin

Caption: Caroline Quentin with her family (Source:
Irish Mirror)

There is no significant controversy or scandal surrounding Caroline Quentin’s personal or professional life. She has maintained a relatively low-key public persona, and there have been no major controversies or negative media coverage related to her.

Body Measurements

Caroline Quentin

Caption: Caroline Quentin posing for a photo shoot (Source: The Mirror)

This English actress stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 78 kg. Moreover, she has brown hair with a pair of brown eyes color. Meanwhile, her body measurements are 40-30-38 inches and she has a straight sexual orientation.

Caroline Quentin – Social Media

On her Instagram page ‘@cqgardens’ there are over 134k followers. Likewise, there are over 8.9k followers on her Twitter page ‘@quentyquestions’ and she is not active on Facebook.