Most British TV fans will recognise Sheila Hancock.

She has appeared in a number of soaps, including Eastenders.

Sheila Hancock age: How old is she?

The actress is 86 years old, and has three children, including her step daughter.

Sheila Hancock net worth

Sheila Hancock’s net worth is not a matter of public knowledge, however, she has revealed she will give all her money to charity when she dies.

The actress will leave her money to John Thaw Foundation, set up by her late husband, which helps disadvantaged youth.

She said that allowing your children to inherit money is “the worst thing you can do”.

She told the Sunday Times: “I think having to earn a living is a good incentive … to force yourself up off your bottom.’

Speaking on her financial situation, she said told the Telegraph in 2014: “I’m fine, thank goodness.”

However, it wasn’t always that way. She added: “I think of myself as a jobbing actress. I’ve had to work to earn the money.

“(My husband) felt the same. If you’ve been poor, it haunts you for the rest of your life. And John was very poor.”

Shila will be on Celebrity Gogglebox tonight, joined by her friend Gyles Brandreath.

Some of Sheila’s most famous projects include The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.

She has also appeared in Bleakhouse, Casualty and The Dumping Ground.

The actress was born on the Isle of Wight and was evacuated during the Second World War. She then went on to study drama.

Sheila started out in the theatre in the 1950s and played Mrs Lovett in the original London production of the musical Sweeney Todd.

Since has has serious success in the theatre. She was nominated for an Olivier four times and won one for her role in Cabaret in 2007.

She has starred in Doctor Who, EastEnders, Feather Boy and The Catherine Tate Show.

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