Frances O'Connor
Frances O'Connor
Character Rose Selfridge
Season(s) 1, 2
Date of Birth June 12th, 1967
Origin Wantage, Oxfordshire, England, UK
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Frances O'Connor is one of the main actors of Mr Selfridge, portraying the role of Rose Selfridge.


Life and careerEdit

Born in Wantage, Oxfordshire, England to a pianist mother and nuclear physicist father, her family moved to Perth, Australia when O'Connor was two. Raised a Roman Catholic, O'Connor attended the Mercedes College in Perth. She then went on to attend the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and earned a BA in literature from the Curtin University of Technology in Western Australia.

O'Connor and her long-term partner, Gerald Lepkowski, have a son, Luka, born in April 2005.

Starting in 2013, O'Connor originated a role on the ITV period series Mr Selfridge, portraying the role of Rose Selfridge.