Saturday, April 19, 2014


Of the three children of the Spearritt family, Hannah Spearritt was the youngest.  Hannah Spearritt was born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England on April 1, 1981.   Not the only person in the Spearritt family to seek fame and fortune, her uncle Eddie Spearritt played football(soccer in the United States) professionally while one of her two older sisters Tanya modeled and did some fashion designing before seeking other forms of employment.  Hannah started her modeling career at age three and she started acting at age twelve.  After acting in a performance of Annie with Lowestoft Players amateur dramatics society, she joined the National Youth Music Theater (Which future S Club 7 cast member and fellow rock band member Paul Cattermole was also a member of).  She did a few stage performances as well as playing a murder victim in the BBC television film The Cater Street Hangman before auditioning for a part in the manufactured rock band and television series S Club 7.  Hannah Spearritt was employed as a member of the rock band and television series S Club 7 from 1999 to 2003.  Hannah Spearritt and Paul Cattermole dated while filming and recording as part of the manufactured rock band and television show S Club 7 and broke up close to the time when the band dissolved.  When S Club 7 broke up, she found employment in 2004 playing Emily Sommers in Agent Cody Banks 2:  Destination London and as Joan in the death porn film Seed of Chucky.  However, her biggest acting role was as Abby Maitland in the science fiction BBC television series Primevil (A police procedural about modern day dinosaur hunters) from 2007 to 2011.  Hannah met her Primevil costar Andrew Lee Potts and they pair was engaged to marry in 2008, moved in together and broke up before the wedding day could begin in 2013.  Hannah Spearritt's most recent acting role was as Lily Shaw in the BBC television series Death in Paradise Series 2, episode 6 in 2013.





Tina Barrett, Hannah Spearritt, Jo O'Meara, Rachel Stevens and Paul Cattermole
 (From top to bottom) Jo O'Meara, Hanah Spearritt, Tina Barrett and Rachel Stevens
 Rachel Stevens, Jo O'Meara, Tina Barrett and Hannah Spearritt

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