Pearl Mackie is an actress who has climbed each step on the ladder to gain the fame she has achieved today. She has transformed herself from a small theatre mainstay to the screens of television.
The actress is best known for her role as Bill Potts in the famous science fiction television series Doctor Who. The actress, who was unnoticed before, got the recognition with her hard work as she appeared on the show.
How Much Is Pearl's Net Worth?
Pearl Mackie has been into acting since her early days and has been accumulating her net worth as an actor. In average, an actor is paid $50,529, as per sources. With the level of dedication and extraordinary performance in her roles, she must have summoned more than an average wage package at the age of 31.
She started her career from the theatres in London and played some small roles in the capital. Moving on from theatre, she got into some tiny roles in movies. Pearl first appeared on the big screen in the movie, Svengali in 2013. She played many roles in TV shows after her debut.
After multiple small roles, she was cast for the role of Bill Potts for the series, Doctor Who. Her portrayal of Bill was the role that made her famous and the media have kept their cameras on her ever since her leap to stardom.
Pearl as Bill Potts on the science fiction Doctor Who (Photo: vanityfair.com)
She loved her role, and so did the audience. She said that the role changed her life and was the epic step in her career-skates. In her final episode for the show, she said that her life is very different from how it used to be. The offers she is getting after the show is entirely different from what was offered in the past, positively. She developed a close-knit bond with her co-stars and, she was in tears when she looked at the last episode and the memories, she made in the show.
Is She Gay In Her Real Life?
The relationship status of the beautiful actress is not revealed. There is no information about her boyfriend. But in an interview, she shared her date memory where she mentioned that she wore jogging bottoms to her first date. Talking about her first date, she and her first boyfriend went to McDonald near her place. After that, the two went for a walk, and the whole thing was sweet. But today as she recalls the moment, and she cannot imagine herself in a jogging bottom on her date.
The details of her love life are not out in public, but her gay character as Bill created hype among the audiences. When she was offered the role, she was very cool with that and thought that representation is very important.
She would be the one representing the gay community. Belonging from a mixed ethnicity, she is proud of the role she has played for the young and old gay people. In the show, she has a crush on a female. For the role, she was also awarded Ally Award in 2017 as it was the first gay companion on the show.
Being a gay on screen, is she the same in her real life? Does she live with her partner? Well, the answers are still a mystery but her interview about her first date hint that she is a straight woman.
Pearl Mackie was born in 1987 and celebrates her birthday on 29th May, as per wiki. The British actress belongs to a mixed ethnicity as she has been raised by West Indian and English parents. With her beautiful face, she stands at a modest height of 1.68 meters.
She was born to supportive parents. Her mother was an artist and health professional. Even her grandfather was from the television industry; he used to be a writer who wrote a screenplay for The Naked Civil Servant.