• Jacqueline Staph is the wife of Orlando Jones, a popular actor and comedian
• Jacqueline's date of birth is July 4, 1983 in the USA
• She and Orlando met in 2005, got engaged in 2008 and married in 2009
• They have a daughter together but little is known about her childhood
• She is not as well known as her husband, but he has a net worth of $5 million

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Short Info

Date Of BirthOctober 29, 1992
FactBecame engaged to her boyfriend of 13 months Dan Osborne after he proposed to her during a trip to Greece for her sister's wedding in June 2015.

Who is Jacqueline Staph?

The name Orlando Jones can strike a few chords if you are a fan of stand-up comedy and comedy films on the whole. He has 70 film and TV series credits, and has starred in such films as “Evolution” (2001) and “The Time Machine Vox” (2002), and in TV series “Sleepy Hollow” (2013-2015), and “American Gods” (2017-2019), among numerous others. With his popularity, people around him started getting public attention too, including his wife, Jacqueline Staph. Jacqueline is a model, but her career hasn’t been quite as popular as her husband’s.

So, do you want to find out more about Jacqueline Staph, from her childhood years to most recent events in her life? If yes, then stay with us for a while as we introduce you the wife of Orlando Jones.

Jacqueline Staph Wiki: Age, Childhood

Jacqueline Staph was born on the 4th July 1983 in the USA; unfortunately, Jacqueline hasn’t shared any details from her childhood. Therefore, for now, information about her birthplace, parents’ names and vocation remain unknown to the media. Furthermore, Jacqueline’s educational background also remains hidden from the public eyes.

Jacqueline Staph and Orlando Jones Relationship, Wedding, Marriage, Children

Jacqueline hasn’t become famous for her career, but for her rather publicized romance with the famous comedian and actor Orlando Jones. The two met for the first time in 2005 at the birthday party of their mutual friend. A few months later they made their romance official, and as the years passed their bond became stronger, and in spring of 2008 Orlando proposed to Jacqueline. It was Orlando’s pet bulldog named Bubba that got the ring to Jacqueline, by wearing it around his neck. Their wedding ceremony was held on the 2nd January 2009 at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, since when the couple has a daughter together, but no further information has been made available.

Jacqueline Staph Husband, Orlando Jones

Now that we have shared all that is available about Jacqueline, let’s share some information about her famous husband – comedian and actor, Orlando Jones.

Orlando Jones was born on the 10th April 1968, in Toulminville, Alabama USA, where he spent the majority of his childhood. When he reached teenage years, he and his family moved to Mauldin, South Carolina, where he attended Mauldin High School. He matriculated in 1985 after which he enrolled at the College of Charleston, South Carolina, however, in 1990 he dropped out of studies and never obtained a degree.

Career Beginnings

He formed a production company – Homeboy’s Production and Advertising – with the help of Michael Fechter, a comedian as well. The two started working on several projects together, which included a McDonald’s commercial for the sandwich the “McJordan”, that had Michal Jordan as its star. He was slowly progressing, and in 1987 secured a job as a writer for the NBC comedy series “A Different World”. He continued to hone his writing skills, first with the show “Roc”, and then served as a co-producer of the show “The Sinbad Show”.

MADtv and Rise to Prominence

Orlando gained world fame through the popular comedy sketch show “MADtv”; he was one of the nine original members of the show, despite not having much experience in sketch comedy.  Nevertheless, he proved his talent and helped the show’s popularity, created such characters as Dexter St. Croix, then Reverend LaMont Nixon Fatback, and has also become popular for his impersonations of such celebrities as Michael Jai White, Ice Cube, Temuera Morrison, Warwick Davis, Thomas Mikal Ford, and Danny DeVito, among numerous others.

Following the end of “MADtv” in 1997, Orlando launched his acting career, and has subsequently made appearances in over 60 film and TV series, all of which have contributed to his wealth and popularity. The early 2000s were the best years in his career, with roles in such films as “The Replacements” (2000), “Chain of Fools” (2000), “Bedazzled” (2000), “Drumline” (2002), and “The Time Machine” (2002), among others. From the mid- 2000s until the first part of the 2010s, Orlando didn’t have much success, but has recently re-emerged as a star TV actor.

Recent Projects

In 2013 Orlando played Black Barry in the TV series “Tainted Love”, and the same year was chosen for the role of Frank Irving in the TV horror series “Sleepy Hollow” (2013-2015). 2017 was quite successful for Orlando, as he played Oliver Tambo in the TV miniseries “Madiba”, and was also selected for the part of Mr. Nancy in the TV fantasy mystery-drama series “American Gods” (2017-2019). He is now working on a couple of projects, including the film “Dark Forces” and the TV series “High School 51”.

Orlando Jones Net Worth

Since launching his career, Orlando has become a popular actor and comedian, and his success has certainly increased his net worth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Orlando Jones is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Jones’ net worth is as high as $5 million, which is quite impressive, don’t you think? Undoubtedly, his wealth will increase in the upcoming years, assuming that he successfully continues his career.

General Info

Full NameJacqueline Jossa
Date Of BirthOctober 29, 1992
Height1.7 m


ChildrenElla Osborne
ParentsSarah Jossa, John Jossa
SiblingsKatrina Jossa, David Jossa, John Jossa
PartnerDaniel Osborne, Daniel Osborne


AwardsNational Television Award for Most Popular Newcomer, Inside Soap Award for Sexiest Female
NominationsThe British Soap Award for Sexiest Female
TV ShowsEastEnders

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1Her EastEnders (1985) character Lauren Branning became the 31st woman on the soap opera to give birth. Lauren had a son Louie (played by an unknown baby), born on 17 September 2015.
2Returned to work 5 months after giving birth to her daughter Ella to film a guest reappearance on EastEnders (1985).
3Was 7 months pregnant with her daughter Ella when she took maternity leave from filming EastEnders (1985).
4Became engaged to her boyfriend of 13 months Dan Osborne after he proposed to her during a trip to Greece for her sister's wedding in June 2015.
5Served as bridesmaid at her sister Katrina's wedding to fiancé Dean Farrelly on 9 June 2015.
6Gave birth to her 1st child at age 22, a daughter Ella Selina Osborne on 15 February 2015 via water birth. Child's father is her boyfriend [now fiancé], Dan Osborne.
7Ranked #65 in The 100 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Characters of All Time for her performance as Lauren Branning (2015).
8Passed her driving test 1st time at age 21 on 24 September 2014.
9Aunt of John (b. 11 November 2010), Nieve (b. 1 December 2011), and Bella (b. 4 November 2013) via sister Katrina and her husband Dean Farrelly.
10Reconciled with Dan Osborne, having separated the previous November after a 2-month romance (May 2014).
11Was in a relationship with Tony Discipline, having met on the set of EastEnders (1985) (September 2011-July 2013).
12Has an older sister, Katrina Jean Farrelly (née Jossa) (b. 19 January 1983).
13Her parents are John and Sarah (née Brown) Jossa.
14Prior to landing the role of Lauren Branning in EastEnders (1985), Jacqueline had been studying at the D&B Theatre School in Bromley, Kent, England.
15Is the cousin of actress Megan Jossa.



EastEnders2010-2017TV SeriesLauren Branning


The British Soap Awards 20162016TV SpecialHerself
Loose Women2016TV SeriesHerself
EastEnders: Back to Ours2015TV SeriesHerself
The British Soap Awards 20142014TV SpecialHerself - Nominee: Sexiest Female
Children in Need2011-2013TV SeriesHerself
The One Show2013TV SeriesHerself
Sweat the Small Stuff2013TV SeriesHerself
Daily Mirror: The Pride of Britain Awards2013TV SpecialHerself
This Morning2013TV SeriesHerself
The British Soap Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself
The British Soap Awards 2013: The Party2013TV SpecialHerself
The British Soap Awards 20122012TV SpecialHerself
The British Soap Awards 2012: The Party2012TV SpecialHerself
National Television Awards2012TV SpecialHerself
The British Soap Awards 20112011TV SpecialHerself
EastEnders Revealed2011TV Series documentaryHerself

Archive Footage

Bobby Beale: The Story So Far2016TV MovieLauren Branning


Won Awards

2012National Television AwardNational Television Awards, UKMost Popular NewcomerEastEnders (1985)

Nominated Awards

2014British Soap AwardBritish Soap AwardsSexiest FemaleEastEnders (1985)
2013British Soap AwardBritish Soap AwardsSexiest FemaleEastEnders (1985)
2012British Soap AwardBritish Soap AwardsSexiest FemaleEastEnders (1985)
2011TV Quick AwardTV Quick Awards, UKBest Soap NewcomerEastEnders (1985)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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