Louise Ford is a British comedian and actress known for her works in Doc Martin (2004), Misfits (2009), and others. However, she gained major media attention and fame after her relationship with actor Rowan Atkinson. Moreover, the couple has already welcomed a son from their relationship.
Well, now having been together with her boyfriend Rowan for over 7 years, there is ongoing gossip about their marriage. So, are Louise Ford and Rowan planning to tie the knot?
Here, we have brought to you seven interesting facts surrounding her career & relationships. Let’s get started.
Louise Ford Is Dating Boyfriend Rowan Atkinson
The beautiful M.I.High actress Louise is dating Atkinson for a while now. As per the reports, she met the Johnny English actor back in 2013 during their performance in the West End play Quartermaine’s Terms.
Though Rowan was still married to his wife Sunetra Sastry at the time, he could not stop himself from falling for the young Louise. As fate would have it, their performance in the play happened to be their romantic relationship.
Well, Louise and Atkinson officially announced their relationship in 2014, leading to his divorce from his wife of 23 years. It is said that Rowan’s divorce from Sunetra was somehow influenced by his relationship with Louise as he separated from his former wife around the same time he started working with Louise.
Louise’ Past Affairs
Prior to dating Rowan, she was involved in a handful of relationships. When she started dating the Mr. Bean star, she reportedly ended her relationship, and that too rather brashly.
So Louise Ford was in a relationship with fellow comedian James Acaster, but once she came across Rowan on the set of a West End play. James revealed that he found out Louise dumped him after reading it in the newspaper.
Is Louise Ford Married?
Ford has been dating the famous Mr. Bean for over 7-years years and for the same reason, there has been enough buzz about their marriage. But have they planned their wedding yet?
Well, to everyone’s disappointment, there is no news of their marriage whatsoever. It looks like the couple is content with their relationship as a boyfriend and girlfriend.
That said, there is every possibility that Atkinson, who is already 67, might walk down the aisle with his beautiful girlfriend. For now, all we can do is wait until the duo makes any public announcements.
Louise Is Already A Mother To A Son With Her Boyfriend Rowan
In case you were still unaware, Louise Ford has a daughter with her boyfriend. She welcomed her first and only child with Atkinson in December 2017.
Louise had even made a public appearance earlier when she was still pregnant with her daughter. She was seen flaunting her baby bump in a beautiful polka-dot jumpsuit, during her shopping trip in North London.
Her daughter is still very young and shares a great relationship with both her parents. However, unfortunately, the couple has mostly kept their daughter away from the limelight so far.
Apart from this, Ford also has two step-children, a stepson named Benjamin Atkinson, and a stepdaughter named Lily Sastry. They were born during Atkinson’s relationship with his first wife Sunetra. They are already grownups and are doing great in their respective fields.
Rowan is a supportive boyfriend
When the pair welcomed their first daughter, both of their lives changed. In 2019, Rowan even took a break from his acting career in order to take care of his infant daughter so that his girlfriend can focus on her career as well.
Moreover, the British comedian threw a wild 40th birthday party for his girlfriend at the Lucknam Park Hotel in Wiltshire. The party was an extravagant one with a noise heard several meters afar from the hotel. Some neighbors even filed a noise complaint.
Besides, in 2022, Rowan moved to the pair’s new home in Ipsden, England. The world-famous comedian bought the 1930s Handsmooth House in 2016 and renovated it by installing a modern glass and steel mansion.
She Is a Successful Actress and Comedian
As we mentioned earlier, Ford is a successful actress and comedian. She has appeared in numerous movies and TV series so far. She made her acting debut back in 2009 in the TV series, Law & Order: UK, where she appeared as Sharon.
The same year, she appeared in M.I.High and My Almost Famous Family, where she played Katrina Houseman, & Verity respectively. In 2011, she was part of two films that include Doc Martin, Misfits, both of which happened to be pretty successful.
A year later in 2012, she appeared in the TV movies Doubt on Loan as Mia and Fast Girls as Jane. Similarly, in 2013, she appeared in three episodes of TV series named It’s Kevin. The year 2014 proved to be one of her most successful years where she was on numerous projects that include Ludus, In the Flesh, and We Hate Paul Revere.
One of her longest-running TV roles came with Curious Under the Stars, where she appeared in about 25 episodes from 2015 to 2018. Her most recent appearance was in the TV series named The Windsors, where she appeared as Kate in 20 episodes from 2016 to 2020. She appeared as one of the leads alongside actors like Celeste Dring, Hugh Skinner, Ellie White, Harry Enfield.
Some Other Interesting Facts About Louise Ford
- Louise was born in 1981, in the United Kingdom.
- She completed her education at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and later attended the University of Southampton.
- Louise is pretty tall and stands 5′ 7″ (1.7 m).
- Prior to Atkinson, she dated comedian James Acaster. They dated for two years before separating in 2013.
- Louise Ford is not on any social media platforms.
- Her current boyfriend has a net worth of around $150 million.