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Is Siobhan Finneran dating this Death in Paradise star? Her love life revealed

The Happy Valley actress has been linked to Don Gilet


Siobhan Finneran and Don Gilet attend the TV Choice Awards 2022© Mike Marsland
Francesca Shillcock
Senior Features Writer
Updated: May 2, 2024
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Siobhan Finneran has become a household name thanks to her stellar performances in Benidorm, Happy Valley and Time. But, how much do you know about the star's life away from the cameras?

From her rumoured romance with Death in Paradise star Don Gilet to her 17-year marriage to Heartbeat's Mark Jordon, here's what we know…

Who is Siobhan Finneran dating?

While Siobhan is extremely private about her personal life, the actress has been linked to fellow actor, Don Gilet – who's just been announced as the new Detective Inspector in Death in Paradise

The duo, who co-starred in The Loch in 2017, arrived at the TV Choice Awards together in 2022, and a year later, were spotted holding hands at The Cure Usher Ball. They are yet to address romance rumours.

Who is Siobhan Finneran married to?

Siobhan Finneran was previously married to an actor you may recognise. The Happy Valley star was married to Heartbeat and Emmerdale actor Mark Jordon whom she met in the 1990s. The pair tied the knot in August 1997 and soon welcomed two children together, a daughter named Poppy and a son named, Jordan.

It's been reported that Siobhan took a step back from acting in order to raise the children. However, in 2014, the pair divorced and Mark later remarried and welcomed two children with his second wife, Laura Norton.

Heartbeat actor Mark Jordon at the Soap Awards© Getty
Siobhan was previously married to Heartbeat actor Mark Jordon

What else is there to know about Siobhan Finneran?

Siobhan has enjoyed plenty of success in her acting career. She's perhaps best known for appearing in Clocking Off, Benidorm, Downton Abbey and the feature film, Rita, Sue and Bob, Too, which was her big screen debut. 

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