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Frances Tomelty

Frances Tomelty (born 6 Oct 1948 in Belfast, Northern Ireland) is a Northern Irish actress and the first wife of Sting. She is the daughter of Belfast actor Joseph Tomelty (5 March 1911 – 7 June 1995). She has featured in series including Bergerac, Inspector Morse, Lucy Sullivan is Getting Married, Strangers, Midsomer Murders and Coronation Street, Cracker, as well as films like Bellman and True, Monk Dawson, Bullshot and The Field. She was Lady Macbeth in the Old Vic's disastrous 1980 production of Macbeth, with Peter O'Toole in the title role. In 1976 she married Sting after knowing him for two years. They met on the set of a rock-musical called Rock Nativity. She was the Virgin Mary, he played in the band. They have two children, Joseph (born 23 November 1976) and Fuchsia Katherine (born 17 April 1982). The couple divorced in 1984. Tomelty's later work includes roles in the series Spooks, Casualty and The Amazing Mrs Pritchard. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frances Tomelty, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 6, 1948 In Belfast, Northern Ireland
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Callan 1967-07-08
Latest Project:
Series Warrior Nun 2020-07-02
Known For
Poster of Warrior Nun
Poster of Peaky Blinders
Poster of Merlin
Poster of Life and Death of Penelope
Series Gangs of London Niamh 2020-04-23
Series Warrior Nun Sister Frances 2020-07-02
Series Black Earth Rising Sorcha Beattie 2018-09-10
Series Charlie Sarah Haughey 2015-01-04
Series The White Queen Margaret Beauchamp 2013-06-16
Series Atlantis Anysia 2013-09-28
Series Peaky Blinders Bethany Boswell 2013-09-12
Movie Cheri Rose 2009-04-08
Series Bonekickers Karen Magwilde 2008-07-08
Series Merlin Niede 2008-09-20
Series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard 2006-10-03
Series New Tricks Unknown 2004-01-01
Series Spooks Unknown 2002-05-13
Series Vanity Fair 1998-11-01
Series Midsomer Murders Unknown 1997-03-23
Series Trial & Retribution Unknown 1997-10-19
Movie The Boxer Mrs Maguire (uncredited) 1997-12-31
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Movie Nobody's Children Mme. Beziel 1994-03-03
Movie High Boot Benny Matron 1993-09-03
Series Spender Unknown 1991-01-08
Movie The Field Widow 1990-09-21
Movie Star Trap Hermione Bradstreet 1988-01-01
Movie Bellman and True Anna 1987-01-01
Series Inspector Morse Unknown 1987-01-06
Series Casualty Morven Tasker 1986-09-06
Movie Lamb Mrs. Kane 1986-10-10
Movie Blue Money Fidelma 1985-03-01
Movie Bullshot Fräulein Lenya von Bruno 1983-11-15
Movie Under the Skin Polly 1982-01-19
Movie Iris in the Traffic, Ruby in the Rain Ruby 1981-11-24
Series The Enigma Files Unknown 1980-04-15
Series Tales of the Unexpected Norma 1979-03-24
Series Testament of Youth 1979-11-04
Movie The Medusa Touch Nanny 1978-04-13
Series Strangers 1978-06-05
Movie Catchpenny Twist Monagh 1977-12-05
Series Life and Death of Penelope Unknown 1976-01-07
Series Survivors Unknown 1975-04-16
Movie The Romantic Englishwoman Airport Shop Assistant 1975-06-11
Movie The Changeling 1974-01-20
Series Pebble Mill at One Unknown 1972-10-09
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Series Callan Unknown 1967-07-08