Jodi Balfour, a South African actress, won the ‘Canadian Screen Award’ for playing Gladys Witham in the 2012 spin-off of series Bomb Girls, Bomb Girls: Facing the Enemy in 2014. Before making securing herself a spot on the same light, she worked for Cape Town’s theatre production and featuring in several television shows like Bling in the early 2000s.
On top of that, she was also a participant of Miss South Africa pageant in 2008. Jodi, along with her successful career, has featured in TV shows and movies like For All Mankind, The Crown, Rellik, Almost Anything, and The Rest of Us.
Jodi is currently in a relationship with a fellow actor Alex Ashbaugh. Alex is an actor and writer who is well known for crime-drama CSI: Cyber and drama-thriller Notorious.
The couple first met when Alex came in a picnic where he only had one friend. His charm and sweet spirit melted the heart of the beautiful actress in the first encounter. It is speculated that the love bud started sprouting in early 2013. After making an impression and vibing on the first encounter, the couple started dating.
Along the long journey as a couple after a fateful meeting, the couple recently celebrated their sixth anniversary as a couple on 2nd May 2019.
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Jodi celebrating the 6th anniversary with her boyfriend, Alex Ashbaugh (May 2019) (Photo: Instagram)
From sharing travel to exotic destinations to sharing lovey-dovey posts, they often feature each other on the social network. The pair is, without a doubt heading on stronger over the period.
Jodi's boyfriend's patience, commitment, and courage, definitely has made an effort for the relationship to stand tall. She has made it clear that her boyfriend of six years loves her with abandon, focus, and clarity.
Even though the beautiful actress is dating Alex, there has never been a report of him being her husband. As of now, the lovebirds are yet to get married.
Movies, TV Shows, And Net Worth
Jodi has led quite a flourishing career in the entertainment industry. After her performance in drama-war series Bomb Girls, her stardom was shot to the next level. She kept on the momentum and never looked back. The South African actress's career in the film industry has inevitably attracted enormous fame and relative wealth in her life.
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However, her net worth is yet to be explored. Jodi has also launched the cafe Nelson the Seagull along with her siblings Jonathan and Lee Snelgar, which certainly makes contributions to her total worth.
(Note: The average salary of an actress in South Africa is estimated to be around R 15,061 per month, as per www.indeed.co.za.)
Wiki, Age, Family
Jodi was born on 29 October 1987 in Cape Town, South Africa. She is a graduate from the University of Cape Town with a BA degree in Theatre and Performance. She is also an art lover and was an athlete in her high school who loves water polo.
Born to her mother, Wendy Balfour, and father Clive Balfour in South Africa, her family later moved to West Coast, Canada. Her parents recently celebrated their 39th wedding anniversary on 10 February 2019. She also comes from an athletic family background, her uncle Ant Smyt is an ISA World Adaptive Surfing Champion.
She also has a sister in the family, Lara Feldman. Her sister is a play therapist and school counselor.
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Even though there isn't much information to cover her earlier life and family background, Jodi often features her family on her social platforms. She has wished her mom on Mother's Day and shared her family's throwback pictures with her father and their dog Benji.
On her physical features, Jodi has a height of 1.7 m (5 feet 7 inches) with a modest built and weight.