Molly Rainford Biography – Molly Rainford Wiki
Molly Rainford (born Molly Anne Rainford) is an English singer, actress, and television presenter. She was a finalist on ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent in 2012 and currently stars in the lead role as intergalactic pop superstar ‘Nova Jones’ in the hit CBBC show Nova Jones.
Rainford burst onto TV screens at the age of eleven in 2012, when she became the youngest ever finalist of Britain’s Got Talent. Choosing to continue her studies after BGT, Simon Cowell and Sony Music honoured Molly with their first ever drama school scholarship at internationally renowned Sylvia Young Theatre School.
Since graduating, Rainford is currently starring in the lead role as intergalactic pop superstar ‘Nova Jones’ in the hit CBBC show Nova Jones. This Autumn, Molly will be seen across CBBC screens as Nova Jones returns for series two. The series has proved so popular that the BBC has already filmed a third series.
Rainford joined the CBBC show, Nova Jones, as the titular character in September 2021.
“Nova Jones is definitely a lovable diva, and playing her is a dream come true!” she said of the role. “Performing super catchy tunes in sparkly costumes is so much fun. It’s a pleasure to be a part of the Jefferson crew!”
Rainford has been shortlisted for best newcomer at the 2022 Variety Club Showbusiness Awards and has released two EP’s, Commitment (2019) and Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) (2020). The titular single Commitment has garnered over two million streams to date.
Molly Rainford Age
She was born Molly Anne Rainford on 22 November 2000 in Havering, Essex, England.
Molly Rainford Parents
Who are Molly Rainford’s parents? Rainford’s father is Dave Rainford, an English former footballer.
Molly Rainford Husband/Boyfriend
Is Molly Rainford married? She is single. Speaking to The Sun, Rainford insisted she was too young for a relationship, preferring to be laser focussed on her career. Rainford also revealed her parents have warned her not to become ‘distracted’ by boys.
She said: “I’m only 21, so I’m not looking for a relationship on Strictly. That’s not in the picture right now. I want to focus on my career. My parents don’t want me to be distracted or worrying about boys just yet. I’m single and don’t plan on changing it.”
Molly Rainford Strictly Come Dancing 2022
On 10 August 2022, Molly Rainford was announced as a contestant on the twentieth series of Strictly Come Dancing. She joined previously announced contestants Will Mellor, Kym Marsh, Richie Anderson, Kaye Adams, Jayde Adams, Ellie Simmonds OBE, Tyler West, Matt Goss and Ellie Taylor.
The singer and actress said in a statement: “I’m so excited to be part of Strictly Come Dancing. I’ve watched it for years and can’t wait to meet the pros and the others taking part! I can’t wait to learn the moves and get dancing!”
Rainford wrote on Instagram: “I can’t believe it…I’m doing Strictly!! I already know it’s gonna be an experience of a lifetime & I can’t wait to meet the rest of the @bbcstrictly family I’ll be sharing it wit. Get me to the dance floor.”
Molly Rainford Britain’s Got Talent
Rainford was a finalist on the sixth series of Britain’s Got Talent in 2012. Essex-born Molly blew Simon Cowell and his fellow judges away at the age of just 11 as she belted out Jennifer Hudson’s One Night Only, before eventually losing out to winning dog act Ashley and Pudsey in the final.
Following her star turn on the talent show, music mogul Simon and Sony Music awarded Molly their first ever drama school scholarship at the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School.
She said: “I did Britain’s Got Talent in 2012 when I was 11 years old. That definitely changed my life because after getting to the finals, I was sponsored by Sony Music and Simon Cowell to go to the Sylvia Young theatre school. From those auditions throughout school, I got into the CBBC world.”
Molly Rainford Net Worth
Molly Rainford’s net worth is estimated to be €2 million.
Molly Rainford Height
Rainford stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (165.6 cm).
Molly Rainford Nationality
Rainford is of English nationality.
Molly Rainford Ethnicity
Rainford is of mixed ethnicity.
Molly Rainford Instagram
Molly Rainford’s Instagram is @mollyrainford.