Jenna Coleman is an English actress best known for her role as Clara Oswald in Doctor Who. She worked on the popular British television series from 2012 to 2015. In 2006, Coleman was nominated for the Most Popular Newcomer award at the National Television Awards.
In addition to her role in Doctor Who, Coleman has also played Jasmine Thomas in the British soap opera Emmerdale and is currently playing Queen Victoria in the ITV drama series Victoria, a break-out role which required Coleman to do a significant amount of historical research.
Coleman is an ambassador for the One To One Children’s Fund, aimed at raising HIV awareness in South Africa.