Lenora Crichlow

Last updated 09 January 2020

Lenora Crichlow
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Lenora Isabella Crichlow

Born: Friday 4th January 1985 (age: 39)


Lenora Crichlow is a British actress best known for playing Annie in the fantasy drama Being Human.

Crichlow trained and worked with the YoungBlood Theatre Company. She made her first film appearance in the small-budget UK horror film Wilderness released in 2006, and the ITV police drama The Bill. 

Crichlow came to public prominence starring as Maria 'Sugar' Sweet in Channel 4's adaptation of the Julie Burchill novel Sugar Rush, which won the 2006 International Emmy Award in the 'Children And Young People' category.

She appeared in "Gridlock", a 2007 episode of Doctor Who, and BBC One's feature length drama Kiss of Death in 2008, starring alongside Danny Dyer. In March 2010, Lenora returned to the world of Doctor Who in the Audio release of Doctor Who: The Architects of History, playing a new character "Rachel."

In November 2009 she played the part of Alice in Collision, an ITV1 drama which ran over five consecutive nights.