Jennifer Gibney Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Children, Strictly Come Dancing, Net Worth

Jennifer Gibney

Jennifer Gibney Biography

A native of Dublin, Ireland, |Jennifer Gibney is an actress. She is best known for portraying the character of Cathy Brown in the BBC television sitcom, Mrs. Brown’s Boys. She also appears in Mrs. Brown’s Boys as the daughter of Agnes Brown, played by her real-life husband, Brendan O’Carroll.


Gibney is 60 years old as of 2024. She was born on July 7th, 1964 in Dublin, Ireland.


Gibney measures a standing height of 5 feet 7 inches tall, equivalent to 1.70 meters tall.

Family and Sister

Gibney maintains a low profile about her personal life. As such, there is no known information concerning her parents, siblings or other relatives. This information is however currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.

Wedding – Husband and Children

Gibney is a happily married woman. She was married to Brendan O’Carroll. The couple has been married since 2005. She also has three stepchildren namely Fiona, Danny, and Eric. Fioa and Danny also appear in Mrs. Brown’s Boys.

Jennifer Gibney Photo
Jennifer Gibney Photo

Strictly Come Dancing

Gibney took part in the twelfth series of Strictly Come Dancing in 2014. On the show, she was partnered with Irish professional, Tristan MacManus. In week three, she was unfortunately voted off after dancing to ABBA’s Mamma Mia on Movie Week. She competed in the bottom two against Blue star Simon Webbe and his partner Kristina Rihanoff.


Before her acting career, she started work as a civil servant in the Irish tax office for seven years. She later joined the Bank of Irelan. Gibney studied for a drama degree while at the bank and joined the company’s amateur dramatics group. She trained to be an actress at Dublin Oscar Theatre School. In 1996, she gained her first professional acting role with a minor part in Some Mother’s Son which is a film starring Helen Mirren.

Net Worth

Jennifer has made a great fortune from her career as an actress. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.


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