Jill Penfold is a British actress and stunt woman. She was born and raised in Essex. Where she lived until leaving at 20 to travel as a Beautician aboard cruise-ships.
Jill returned to the U.K in 2004 where she attended Birmingham Theatre School for 2 years for Theatre acting. After graduating Jill landed her first job at The Crescent Theatre as ‘Angela’ in Mike Leigh’s 'Abigail's Party'. 4 Years of Theatre Touring followed, including being a gender-fluid Macbeth for 3 months. A best actor award for Madre in ’The Daughters of Venice’ was a highlight.
In 2008 Jill was given a scholarship to The Lee Strasberg Film And TV institute to study The Stanslaviski acting method. There she stayed for a year before signing to an agent and beginning her career in Los Angeles. Acting, stunt acting, commercials, fitness and voice acting are all facets of the industry that Jill enjoys.