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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:
Movie Accused 2023-03-31
Latest Project:
In the series Callan 1967-07-08
Known For
Poster of High Boot Benny
Poster of Iris in the Traffic, Ruby in the Rain
Poster of Testament of Youth
Poster of Life and Death of Penelope
Movie Accused Mrs. Daly
Series Black Earth Rising Sorcha Beattie
Series Apple Tree Yard Ms Price
Series Charlie Sarah Haughey
Series Peaky Blinders Bethany Boswell
Series The White Queen Lady Beauchamp
Movie Chéri Rose
Series Bonekickers Unknown
Series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard
Series New Tricks Unknown
Series Spooks Unknown
Series Vanity Fair
Movie The Boxer Mrs Maguire (uncredited)
Series Trial & Retribution Unknown
Series Midsomer Murders Unknown
Series Silent Witness Unknown
Movie Nobody's Children Mme. Beziel
Movie High Boot Benny Matron
Series Spender Unknown
Movie The Field Widow
Movie Star Trap Hermione Bradstreet
Movie Bellman and True Anna
Series Inspector Morse Unknown
Movie Lamb Mrs. Kane
Series Casualty Morven Tasker
Movie Blue Money Fidelma
Movie Bullshot Fräulein Lenya von Bruno
Movie Iris in the Traffic, Ruby in the Rain Ruby
Series The Enigma Files Unknown
Series Testament of Youth
Series Tales of the Unexpected Unknown
Series Strangers
Movie The Medusa Touch Nanny
Movie Catchpenny Twist Monagh
Series Life and Death of Penelope Unknown
Movie The Romantic Englishwoman Airport Shop Assistant
Series Survivors Unknown
Movie The Changeling
Series Pebble Mill at One Unknown
Series Play for Today Unknown
Series Callan Unknown