Who is Emily Atack? Inbetweeners star's boyfriend, age, family and more facts

19 November 2018, 12:11 | Updated: 29 December 2018, 18:47

Emily Atack is on I'm A Celebrity
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By Tom Eames

Emily Atack was one of the breakout stars of the 2018 series of I'm a Celebrity.

Emily first came to fame after appearing in the sitcom The Inbetweeners, and here's everything you need to know about the talented comic actress:

  1. Who is Emily Atack?

    Emily Atack is an English actress, best known for her role as Charlotte Hinchcliffe in the E4 sitcom series The Inbetweeners.

    She has also starred in films such as the remake of Dad's Army and the British film Lies We Tell.

    Emily also had roles in TV shows such as Rock and Chips, The Keith Lemon Sketch Show and as a contestant in Dancing on Ice in 2010.

  2. Emily Atack family: Who are her famous mum and dad?

    Kate Robbins with Emily Atack in 2012
    Kate Robbins with Emily Atack in 2012. Picture: Getty

    Emily is the daughter of singer, actress and comedian Kate Robbins and musician Keith Atack, formerly of the band Child.

    Kate Robbins found fame in the early 1980s when she scored a number two UK hit with the song 'More Than in Love', while she was appearing in soap Crossroads. She has since become a prolific voice actress, including nine years with Spitting Image.

    Keith Atack's band Child scored a few hits in the late 1970s, their biggest of which was 1978's 'It's Only Make Believe'.

    Emily's first cousin twice removed is Sir Paul McCartney ― her grandmother's cousin!

    She is also the niece to actress Amy Robbins, who is known for playing Dr Jill Weatherill in The Royal, while her uncle was actor Simon Shelton, best known for playing Tinky Winky in Teletubbies.

  3. Emily Atack husband: Is she married? And does she have a boyfriend?

    Emily is currently single.

    She recently told The Mirror: "Deep down I’m a relationship girl. I think if you look for it, it’s less likely you’ll find it, but I kind of am looking."

    Earlier this year, Emily found herself in the headlines, after she was rumoured to have had a 'secret fling' with comedian Seann Walsh, after he was spotted kissing his Strictly dance partner Katya Jones.

  4. Emily Atack age: How old is she?

    Emily was born on December 18, 1989.

    She will celebrate her 29th birthday in 2018.

Meet the I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! 2018 cast:

- Rita Simons
John Barrowman
Malique Thompson-Dwyer
Emily Atack
Anne Hegerty
Harry Redknapp
Sair Khan
Nick Knowles
James McVey
Fleur East