Paula Lane gained recognition for her portrayal of Ella Forster in the ongoing ITV soap opera Emmerdale, starting in 2024 and continuing to the present day. One of her most notable acting roles was as Kylie Platt in ‘Coronation Street’ from 2010 to 2016.
She is originally from Hebden Bridge near Halifax and went to Halifax Catholic High School and later attended Huddersfield Technical College. She has more than 126K followers on her ‘paula_laney’ Instagram account.
When she turned 19, she got accepted into the highly esteemed Central School of Speech and Drama in London. She successfully completed her training there in 2008, earning a first-class honours degree in acting.
How Old Is Paula Lane?
Paula Lane age is 37 years old, as of 2024. She was born on April 17, 1986 in Hebden Bridge, England. Her birth sign is Aries. In 2010 and 2011, she was cast in Going Postal and The Royal.
Paula Lane Husband
Paula Lane is married with Tom Shaw. Couple tied knot in May of 2014. In July 2016, they welcomed a daughter, Penny and together they have a son, Arthur.
Paula Lane Wiki
|Coronation Street, Emmerdale
|37 years (in 2024)
|Date of Birth
|April 17, 1986
|Hebden Bridge, England
|5 ft 2 in (160 cm)
|Weight in Kilograms
|121 lb (55 kg)
|Name not known
|Name not known
|Halifax Catholic High School
|Royal Central School of
Speech and Drama
|Social Media Profiles
Paula Lane Height & Weight
Paula Lane height is 5 feet 2 inches tall (1.62 m). She weighs around 55 Kg (121 lbs). Her diet is balanced with fruits, vegetables, lean proteins and whole grains. Paula stays slim and energized thanks to fitness and mindful nutrition.
Paula Lane Cast As Ella Forster In ‘Emmerdale’
Ella Forster, portrayed by Paula Lane, joined the show on January 16, 2024. The news about her character and casting was revealed on November 21, 2023. It was mentioned that Lane would start shooting for the show in the same month.
Her personality was described as kind and empathetic, but also strong and assertive. There were hints that she would quickly capture the attention of people in the village.
Lane, who plays Kylie Platt on another ITV soap opera, Coronation Street expressed her excitement about joining the Emmerdale cast when asked about her casting,
“Everyone has been so welcoming and I can’t wait to start a new chapter playing the role of Ella. I’ve already heard there are big plans for her and I can’t wait to see her navigate a new life in the village and hopefully make some friends!”