Nadia Sawalha is a British actress, television personality and YouTuber. She is best known for her role as Annie Palmer on the BBC One soap opera EastEnders from 1997 to 1999 and as Gina in ITV comedy Second Thoughts from 1992 to 1994.
In January 2011, Sawalha appeared in the sixth series of ITV’s Dancing on Ice with Scottish professional Mark Hanretty.
However, in the first week of the competition, they were eliminated in a double elimination along with Angela Rippon and her partner Sean Rice. Sawalha was voted out of the competition.
In April of 2012, she began collaborating with chef Mark Sargeant to co-host the Saturday Cookbook segment on ITV Breakfast. Sawalha was the host of the television show Kitchen SOS on UKTV Home in the year 2012.
Sawalha and Kaye Adams hosted one season of the cooking show Sunday Scoop together in 2013, beginning on the 27th of October and ending on the 29th of December.
Sawalha became a contestant on the fifteenth season of Celebrity Big Brother, which began airing on Channel 5 on January 7, 2015. She was only allowed to stay in the residence for a total of 24 days before being kicked out.
Nadia Sawalha Family
Nadia Sawalha’s family is made up of his parents (Nadim Sawalha and Roberta Sawalha), siblings (Julia Sawalha and Dina Sawalha), and children (Kiki Adderley and Maddy Adderley)
Nadia Sawalha Parents
Nadia Sawalha is the daughter of the Jordanian-born British actor Nadim Sawalha and his English wife Roberta Lane. Her dad has played roles such as two Bond films, The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and The Living Daylights (1987).
Nadia Sawalha Husband
Nadia Sawalha’s sister, Julia Sawalha was in a relationship with Dexter Fletcher whom she met on the set of Press Gang.
Dexter is an English film director and actor who has appeared in Guy Ritchie’s Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, as well as in television shows such as the comedy-drama Hotel Babylon and the HBO series Band of Brothers and, earlier in his career, starred as Spike Thomson in the comedy-drama Press Gang.
Nadia Sawalha Children
Kiki and Maddy Adderley are Nadia Sawalha and Mark Adderley’s children. Nadia’s other child is named Adderley.
Mark and Nadia had to determine whether or not they would homeschool their two daughters, Maddy, 18, and Kiki, 14, while also navigating married life.
This was before the government shutdown in the UK, which forced many other families into a similar position.
Nadia Sawalha Siblings
Actress Nadia Sawalha has two sisters named Julia Sawalha and Dina Sawalha. Julia Sawalha is also an actress who played Saffron “Saffy” Monsoon in the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous.