Conscious of her height, Jenna says: 'I have to be careful about loads of styles because I'm short and curvy. I like more things than I can wear, like skinny jeans. 'For me it's about tailoring. I dress to show off my waist and shoulders, so strapless things are great.'
I was in Marks & Spencer's holding an avocado, having the debate of what goes best in a salmon salad when I got the call from my agent," Coleman, 25, told BBC News. "And it was kind of a bewildered, excitement, confusion, really? Oh goodness, all sorts of emotions," she said. "After I hung up I thought, 'I really can't carry on shopping,' so I just put the basket down and left Marks & Spencer's and just went for a little walk and tried to digest.
There's not much TV these days where you really get that element of surprise. There are so many spoilers all the time.
If I'm with a group of people, I'm okay, but actually I'm quite a nervous person if I'm just one-to-one with somebody.
I like period drama because everyone is so restrained, but they have all these emotions raging underneath.
In an interview to Gerard Gilbert of The Independent (UK newspaper), said of the name change from Jenna-Louise to Jenna, "The boring truth is that people have never really called me Jenna-Louise and I just found it very strange because I started to do more interviews and go places where people I didn't know kept calling me Jenna-Louise. It sounded odd to me.".
Its impossible to go onto the Tardis set and not play with things and fiddle with dials.
My favourite Doctors are Tennant (David Tennant) and Baker. I worked with them both, too! Well, I never got to work with Tom Baker, but I was on set with him. Me and Steven (Steven Moffat) came in to watch his scenes.
I don’t really enjoy playing myself at all,” Coleman says. “I love anything that feels more removed from myself. I have a lot more freedom... But using my own voice and being me? I feel self-conscious. If people ask me to do a speech or something, it’s like my worst nightmare. I can’t bear it.”
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