Famous for portraying the character of Raquel Turner in the BBC sitcom Only Fools and HorsesTessa Peake Jones is a British television as well as a film actress. Debuting in 1978, Peake Jones managed to make a successful career through her exceptional acting skills.

Jones managed to make an internationally recognized career from her four-decades-long involvement in the showbiz industry. Today in this article, we shed information on Tessa Peake Jones’ career, movies, TV series including information about her husband and personal life.

Who Is Tessa Peake Jones?

Tessa Peake Jones, who loves gardening, reading, science, and cooking,  is an English actress best known for her featuring in the BBC‘s sitcom Only Fools and Horses. Jones played in the series from 1988 until the series ended in 2003. She is also famous for her co-starring role in the 1999 TV series Births, Marriages, and Deaths.

Tessa Peake Jones has a net worth of $3 million
Actress Tessa Peake Jones.
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Jones also appeared in the BBC adaptation of Iris Murdoch‘s The Bell. She is also famous for playing the role of the bookish sister Mary Bennet in the BBC serial adaptation of Pride and Prejudice.

Tessa Peake-Jones’ Net Worth: How Much Does She Earn?

Tessa Peake-Jones holds an estimated net worth of $3 million. Peake Jones summoned her fortune from her successful career as an actress. She featured in several movies and TV series that helped her earn fame as well as prosperity.

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Jones had notable roles in the 1980 drama romance movie Pride and Prejudice and Doctor Who where she made a good name for herself. She also featured in other movies such as Bonobo, Legacy, The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister. Like the other actresses of the movie, she earned an average salary of $60 thousand to $120 thousand as per her roles in the movies.

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Peake Jones is famous as a television actress and had had game-changing roles in several TV series such as Only Fools and Horses, Holby City, Unforgotten, Marchlands, Doctors and many others. She is currently working in the TV series Grantchester and earning an average salary of $20 thousand to $40 thousand per episode from the series. She has appeared in as much 25 episodes for the show.

Tessa’s recent works include Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators, The Devil Went Down to Islington, and After Louise.

Tessa Peake Jones’ Personal Life: Is She Married?

Tessa Peake Jones was in a romantic relationship with actor and director Douglas Hodge in the past. Jones started the relationship with Hodge in between 1984 and 1985. They met during the production of a movie where they both worked.

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Jones also shares two children a son and a daughter from her relationship with her former partner, Hodge. Their first child Mollie Rose was born in 1991 and their second child Charlie Hodge was born in 2000.

Peake-Jones is best known for playing Raquel Turner, the longtime partner of the main character Derek "Del Boy" Trotter, in the television comedy Only Fools and Horses. She had a co-starring role in the 1999 TV series Births, Marriages, and Deaths. Her other television appearances include The Demon Headmaster, Midsomer Murders, Casualty, Holby City, The Bill, Up the Garden Path and So Haunt Me.
Tessa Peake Jones and her former husband Douglas Hodge.
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After two children and almost three decades of relationship, Jones and Hodge split up in 2013. The former pair officially separated in February 2013 for irreconcilable reasons.

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Jones did not involve in any kind of serious relationship following her separation with her former husband, however, she had her name hooked with the actor James Norton. Jones and Norton had an on-screen matchup in the movie Bonobo and were rumored having a secret relationship.

Tessa Peake Jones’s Body Measurements

Born on 28th May 1957, Tessa Peake Jones stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches. Jones is a 61 years old actress with dark brown hair and blue eyes.

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Where is the birthplace of Tessa Peake Jones?

Hammersmith, London

How old is Tessa Peake Jones?

61 years old

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How tall is Tessa Peake Jones?

5 feet 7 inches