Who is Roxanne McKee?

Roxanne McKee was born on 10 August 1980 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in Canada – the actual place of her birth is unknown. She is a 40-year-old British actress, probably best recognized for landing the role of Louise Summers in the Channel 4 soap opera “Hollyoaks” (2005-2008), playing Claire Riesen in the American apocalyptic fantasy series “Dominio” (2014-2015), and featuring as Capt. Natalie Reynolds in the British-American action series “Strike Back” (2017-2018).

How rich is she, as of now? Roxanne McKee Net Worth

As of mid-2021, Roxanne McKee’s net worth is estimated at over $4 million, acquired through her successful involvement in the entertainment industry as a professional actress, who has garnered over 20 television and film acting credits since she launched her career in the mid-2010s.

Early Life, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background

Roxanne McKee was born somewhere in Canada, but spent her early years in Sussex, England, where she was raised by her parents. However, little is known about them and their professions, except that they are Irish. She has at least a brother whose name remains a mystery. She holds Canadian and British nationality, and belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group. Regarding her education, Roxanne attended Royal Holloway, University of London, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics.

Career Beginnings

Prior to becoming a professional actress, Roxanne McKee spent some time working as a personal consultant, and waitress. She then started her acting career in 2005, when she joined the main cast of the British Channel 4 soap opera “Hollyoaks”, in which she starred in the main role of Louise Summers until 2008, created by Phil Redmond and rewarded with numerous accolades. For her performance, she won the British Soap Award for Sexiest Female in 2007 and 2008, and won the Inside Soap Award in the same category in 2007. Moreover, she reprised the role in the 2005 late-night special “Hollyoaks: No Going Back”.

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She then made an appearance in the music video for Taio Cruz’s song “She’s Like A Star” in 2008, while her feature film debut came two years later, with the role of Nicky Wright in the slasher film “F”, alongside Eliza Bennett and David Schofield.During this period, she also guest-starred in such TV series as “The Persuasionists”, “EastEnders: E20”, and “Lip Service”.

Rise to Stardom

Roxanne Mckee’s next significant appearance came when she took the recurring role of Doreah in the highly-popular American fantasy TV drama series “Game Of Thrones” (2011-2012), created by D.B. Weiss and David Benioff for HBO.

It is based on George R.R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, entitled “A Song Of Ice And Fire”. The series was rewarded with 59 Primetime Emmy Awards, including four in the category of Outstanding Drama Series, and nominated for five Golden Globe Awards for Best Television Series – Drama. Roxanne shared with her co-cast a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 2011. It’s been rated as one of the best TV series of all time.

Continued Success

Thereafter, in 2012 Roxanne featured as Lita in the American slasher film “Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines”, next to Camilla Arfwedson and Doug Bradley; it’s the fifth installment of the “Wrong Turn” franchise, and was written and directed by Declan O’Brien.

She followed with her portrayal of Morgan Vickers in the 2013 action film “Vendetta”, then the following year she landed the role of Queen Alcmene in the American 3D action fantasy film “The Legend Of Hercules”, directed by Renny Harlin, and played Blanche in Jonathan English’s epic war film “Ironclad: Battle For Blood”, but both of which were box office bombs. During the same year, Roxanne had a part as Suzy in the made-for-TV sci-fi comedy film “Alt”.

Further Work

Roxanne McKee then joined the main cast of the American apocalyptic fantasy TV series “Dominion”, which ran on Syfy from 2014 until it was canceled in 2015 after two seasons. In 2016, she had the part of Samantha ‘Sam’ Harrison in the made-for-TV thriller film “Crossfire”, along with Tim Rozon and Steve Lund.

Her next remarkable role came when she was invited to play Capt. Natalie Reynolds in the sixth season of the British-American action TV series “Strike Back”, between 2017 and 2018. It was aired on Sky One in the UK and Cinemax in the US, and received generally positive reviews from critics.

Recent and Upcoming Projects

In 2019, Roxanne McKee landed the role of Lacey in the made-for-TV romantic film “Paris, Wine And Romance”, which was released on Hallmark Channel, and then featured as Ariella Barash in the American crime thriller film “Inside Man: Most Wanted”, which is a sequel to the 2006 film “Inside Man”, directed by M.J. Bassett; the latter was released directly to video and on Netflix.

Most recently, Roxanne took the recurring role of Eve in The CW’s sci-fi series “Pandora”, and starred as Amanda Eastman in the made-for-TV family romantic film “Picture Perfect Royal Christmas”, both in 2020.

Speaking of her upcoming projects, it’s announced that she will portray Nancy Williams in the made-for-TV thriller film “The Admirer”.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Roxanne McKee has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 7ins (1.70m), her weight is around 123lbs (56kgs), while her vital statistics are 34-24-35, bra size 34B, dress size 4 (US), and shoe size 8.5 (US).

Personal Life and Hobbies

Roxanne McKee became romantically involved with a man named Gary Sewell in 2009, however, the couple called it quits in 2012after three years of dating. Since then, she hasn’t been spotted with any other guy. It is believed that she is single at the moment and focused on her professional career. Her current residence is in Los Angeles, California.

In her spare time, Roxanne enjoys working out and rock climbing.

Author

Robbie is currently a reporter for TheBiography based in Santa Monica, CA. Prior to joining TheBiography in December 2020, he was an entertainment reporter in People.

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