Silvie Furneaux is a young British actor from Edinburgh, Scotland, who gained widespread acclamation for her performance in the British crime drama series “Annika.”
Furneaux plays the role of Detective Inspector Annika Strandhed’s teenage daughter, Morgan. The crime drama is based on BBC Radio 4’s “Annika Stranded.”
Silvie Furneaux has worked on both the stage and film. She has also done a few commercials in Scotland as a young actor.
The Scottish actor is mostly known for her roles in “Limbo (2020)”, “Red Rose (2022)” and “Vigil (2021).”
You will see more of the talented young actor in the second season of “Annika,” which is scheduled to release in 2023.
Edinburgh Native Silvie Furneaux Is A Young Twenty-Year Old Actor
Silvie Furneaux was born on January 7, 2002, in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
Furneaux has blue-green eyes, stands 5’6” ft. tall, and normally portrays characters between the ages of 13 and 18.
The young actor graduated school in 2020 from St Thomas of Aquin’s High School.
Silvie has been part of various short films like “Mirror’, “The Fellowship,” “Educated,” “A Boy’s Life,” “In Her Corner,” etc.
The 20-year-old also has done many theatre plays and has mostly performed for the Edinburgh-based theatre Company Strange Town.
The Annika actor did her first commercial at 10 for the Royal Bank of Scotland.
The Edinburgh native is a highly talented artist skilled in contemporary, hip-hop, and commercial dancing. Furthermore, the actor has done live performances for the Lothian Youth Dance Company.
In May 2022, Furneaux participated in the Edinburgh Half marathon (EMF) to raise money for Alzheimer Scotland, a foundation. The young actor managed to raise $570 after running 13 miles.
Like any young girl her age, Silvie loves to travel, go out and attend concerts with her friends. She is particularly close to her “Red Rose” co-stars Amelia Jayne Clarkson, Hannah Griffiths, and Iris Hainsworth.
Silvie Furneaux Is Born To Creative And Talented Parents
Silvie Furneaux was born on January 7, 2002, to Ruth Hollyman and Paul Furneaux.
The Annika actor must have gotten her talent and passion for the arts from her parents. Her Father, Paul, is a printmaking artist specializing in Mokuhaga, a contemporary Japanese watercolor woodcut printing.
Paul has an Instagram page where he posts pictures of his art pieces. The artist also has a website showcasing his entire collection.
Silvie’s Father graduated from Edinburgh College of Art at the University of Edinburgh and attended Tama Art University.
In 2020, Paul reposted a picture announcing Silvie’s movie Limbo’s selection to the Cannes Film Festival.
Similarly, the actor’s mother, Ruth Hollyman, is a writer, director, and co-owner of Strange Town, a theatre Company that helps young people.
She is the Agency Director and Joint Executive Director of Strange Town. Ruth also runs Strange Town Young Actors’ Agency.
Ruth Hollyman has 25 years of experience in theatre and has worked in the marketing department of Edinburgh Festival Theatre.
The agency director has a degree in drama and theatre arts from the University of Birmingham.
Silvie Furneaux Boyfriend: Who Is The Twenty Year Old Annika Actor Dating?
Silvie Furneaux appears to be single. She is a young 20-year-old actor who has never been married.
The Red Rose actor has never publicly or verbally given much information about her dating life. But when we glance at her Instagram profile, it is revealed that she has a special friend.
Furneaux has traveled to Budapest, Paris, Nice, and Malaga with this special friend and occasionally posts pictures of him. The friend has also posted a picture or two of the actress.
However, due to limited information, we can neither confirm nor deny the nature of their relationship.
You can find the Scottish actor on most social media platforms like Instagram, TikTok, and Facebook. She makes TikTok videos on set with her fellow actors from Red Rose.