Cara Louise Jenkins (born 1st June 2004) is a British child actress who played Matilda in Matilda the Musical, West End. 


West End 


  • Little Crackers as Claire 
  • 4 O'Clock Club as Violet


  • Belle as Young Elizabeth Murray 
  • An Adventure Through Time and Space as Judith 


  • Fairy Make a Wish 
  • McDonalds 
Cara Jenkins


  • Cara's first night was March 18, 2014 and her final performance was October 5, 2014.  
  • If she could have any superpower, Cara would like to be able to fly.
  • Cara had one public performance, on the Paul O'Grady show
  • During her run Cara shared the lead role with Tasha Chapple, Lollie McKenzie and Lottie Sicilia
  • Cara shares a birthday with former Matilda's Georgia Taplin and Jenna Weir
  • She is represented by Mark Jermin Management. 
  • Cara has two older brothers, Fraser and Anthony.  
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