Poppy Corby-Tuech might be a new name in your years but she is not a newbie in acting. The French-English actress has been in the movie industry for quite some time now. She is known for her role as Prudence in the E! soap opera The Royals. Her role as Vinda Rosier in upcoming movie fantastic beasts: the crimes of Grindelwald is to be recognized. Read on to know about the gorgeous actress!
Poppy Corby-Tuech’s Bio, parents, childhood, education
Poppy Corby-Tuech full name is Poppy Colette Corby-Tuech. She was born in France. Her father is French and her mother is British. Both her parent’s names are unknown. In her early years, she was raised in Fontainebleau. Sadly, when Poppy was around 9, her father passed away. Same week her maternal grandmother passed away. The pain was hard for Poppy’s mother. So At the age of 9, Poppy with mother moved to Norfolk, England as her mother wanted to be close with her sisters.
“My mum also lost her mum in the same week and really wanted to be back in England, to be close to her sisters.”
Poppy has a degree in fashion journalism. She is fluent in both French and English. Her nationality is British and ethnicity is Caucasian.
Poppy Corby-Tuech’s Career
Poppy has a taste for music as well. She loved to play the piano. So, she was in the English Post-punk/electro band White Rose Movement. She played with the band form 2008 to 2010. During her days in the band, she recorded music and toured internationally, playing before thousands of audience. Later she left the band and joined another band Genuflex. Alongside, she also took up acting as a career.
“They were like: ‘You play piano, do you want to come play keyboards?’ and I was like: ‘Oh, I’ve never even touched a synth before! But yeah, OK, why not? I don’t think anyone really knew who we were, but they just loved having British bands, especially London bands, come over.”
“I played at a festival called White Nights in Saint Petersburg, Russia, back in summer 2008. It was my first ever show and I played synth. The gig was held in a total sweatbox of a club, followed by some good old-fashioned rock ‘n’ roll antics of which I could never speak.”
Also, she has appeared in the music video of the song called Ready to Go by Hurts, an English synth-pop duo.
“Most people who know me were pretty surprised when I took up acting, but it had been brewing in my head for a very long time. I wanted the chance to be able to fail in private so I kept quiet until I booked my first job.”
As of her movie career, she had appeared as Demetria in 2013 movie Dracula: The Dark Prince. Also in 2016, she had a role of Poppy in a movie named Una. She also played in the movie Youth. Currently, she has a role as Vinda Rosier in the upcoming movie Fantastic beasts: the crimes of Grindelwald.
“Having a job that’s solely based on what you look like is not that gratifying and actually quite infuriating. It goes against morals and common sense a lot of the time.”
The actress has had success in the TV series roles as well. She appeared in Silent Witness (2014), Father Brown (2015), This Is England ’90 (2015), The Royals (2015-2016), The Collection (2016), Harlots (2017). Her appearances in the series range from 1 episode to 11 episodes.
In an interview, she talked about her experience in the movie The Collection:
“We were like this weird clan of aliens — all mental looking! We all had every colour of hair and asymmetric cut imaginable.”
Also talking about her role in The Royals, she said:
“It was always fun, obviously, but I didn’t expect it to be quite so… high camp… I spent a lot of my time in a French maid’s uniform in this, like, quite exploitative storyline and I never quite knew how to handle that. I didn’t know if it was something I wanted to do, quite honestly. Something didn’t sit quite right with me.”
Poppy Corby-Tuech’s boyfriend
There are no rumors of her dating anyone at this time. Also, there are no records of her being in a relationship with anyone. She is probably single and focused on her acting career.
Poppy Corby-Tuech’s body measurement, net worth, salary
The rising star has dark brown hair and light green eyes. Other body measurements such as Bra Size, height, weight, shoe size, dress size, waist size, hip size has not yet been revealed.
Also, her net worth and salary are unknown. There are no estimates as well.
Poppy is active on Instagram and has over 14.1k followers on it. However, she seems to lack Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Reference: Wikipedia.org, Imdb.com