Darcey Bussell was born on 1969-04-27 at London, England, UK. Her net worth is $10 Million. She is English born Actress, Soundtrack. She has been seen in movies Gala Tribute to Tchaikovsky, The Prince of the Pagodas, Winter Dreams, Great Pas de Deux, Mayerling.
Appearing as a guest judge on the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing (2004). [September 2009]
Released the concert of her operatic ballet show, "Viva la Diva" on DVD, which she starred in alongside opera singer Katherine Jenkins. [November 2008]
Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 34, a daughter Zoe Sophia Forbes on Febraury 10, 2004. Child's father is her husband, Angus Forbes.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 32, a daughter Phoebe Olivia Forbes on June 3, 2001. Child's father is her husband, Angus Forbes.
She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1995 Queen's New Year Honours List for her services to ballet.
Is good friends with opera singer Katherine Jenkins.
She was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2006 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to dance.
Tested for the title role in Sabrina (1995), which was eventually given to Julia Ormond.
She joined the Royal Ballet in 1988 as a Soloist aged 19, becoming a first Soloist in September 1989 and, just three months later, on the first night of Kenneth MacMillan's "The Prince of the Pagodas", was promoted to the rank of Principal.
Her extensive range of ballets include: The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake, Apollo, La Bayadère, Cinderella, Serenade, Manon, Giselle, Romeo and Juliet.
She flew on the supersonic plane, Concorde's, last ever commercial flight to London.
Filmography of Darcey Bussell
A Bucket o' French & Saunders
The Vicar of Dibley
La Bayadère - The Temple Dancer
The Prince of the Pagodas
Viva la Diva: Darcey Bussell and Katherine Jenkins
Video performer: "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend"