Who is Tasie Lawrence?
Tasie Lawrence is well-known as an actor, singer, and songwriter. She is the wife of Australian Comedian Jim Jefferies. Her most notable work includes playing Mara Jaffray for Nickelodeon’s TV show House of Anubis which ran from 2011 to 2013. The English actor was born in Brighton, UK.
Tasie Dhanraj was born to Derek and Rebecca Sinnatt in Brighton, England, on December 22, 1990. She is the firstborn of her parents and the elder sister of Tasha Dhanraj. Although she was born in Britain, she is of Asian descent – her mother is English and her father is Guyanese.
She pursued her studies at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, receiving her BA in music. Her long-held enthusiasm for the arts and her music education have certainly been beneficial for her acting and singing career.
Before she dove head-first into her acting career, the actress was a member of a female dark pop group known as the Woo Woos. However, she had to depart the group in order to concentrate on her acting career.
In 2011, Tasie began her career in the entertainment industry when she was cast as Mara Jaffray in the famous TV series House of Anubis. She was a part of the show for three years, from 2011 until 2013. Her interpretation of the character earned her a lot of appreciation and propelled her to fame.
Following her departure from House of Anubis, Tasie was featured in a number of films, such as Everything Before Us, Tomato Soup, Good Kids, Public Disturbance, and Shoot Me Nicely. In addition, she made a special appearance in the 2014 TV movie Hieroglyph and the 2015 show Criminal Minds.
In 2016, Tasie starred in Brothers in Atlanta as Chloe, and also in The Tower in the role of Liz. She began appearing as Priya Nair in The Resident in 2018 and continues to star in the series to this day. Her role has been praised by viewers and critics alike, and the show is proving to be a great success.
Tasie’s reputation as a performer has been on the rise since she married Jim Jefferies, and she is now considered a prominent figure in show business. Her ability to take on a variety of characters has been enhanced by her musical training, and she has certainly made a name for herself in the industry.
Tasie Lawrence & Jim Jefferies Relationship
Back in 2013, Tasie Lawrence was in a relationship with British actor Bobby Lockwood. They kept their romance very much under wraps and eventually parted ways. However, the couple did not reveal the reason behind their split.
At the end of 2019, rumors began to spread about the actress and her rumored romantic partner. Many assumed it was Jim Jefferies, considering the close bond they shared. It was known that Jim had a previous romantic relationship with Kate Lyuben, and it had resulted in a baby.
In 2019, Jim Jefferies made it known on The Tonight Show hosted by Jimmy Fallon that he was in a relationship with a British woman, amid rumors about Lawrence’s private life. On 3 May 2019, Lawrence was the first to let everyone know about her and Jefferies’ connection. She posted a snap of the two of them together with a red heart icon that matched her red dress.
In 2020, the actress sent shockwaves through her fanbase with her announcement of marriage to Jefferies. She shared an adorable image of them locking lips on Instagram, and their fans flocked to the post to congratulate them on their union and wish them all the best.
Lawrence and Jefferies were happily married for a year before deciding to start a family. By April 2021, Lawrence had already announced her pregnancy on Instagram and had a baby shower in July 2021.
The couple was overjoyed to have their first child, Charlie Jefferies, enter the world in 2021 (the exact date is a mystery). To celebrate their anniversary in September, Lawrence shared photos of their son for the first time. She commended Jefferies’ parenting abilities with his child from a previous relationship and said she had no doubt he would be an amazing father to their little one too.
Jim Jefferies and Tasie Lawrence currently reside in their home with their child. In order to protect their offspring’s right to privacy, Lawrence refrains from being seen in public with her children and also does not post pictures of them on social media. Furthermore, she avoids being photographed with them.