BORN : 1970
BROUGHT UP : Africa. She moved to Kenya when she was 3. She can speak fluent Swahili. They moved to England, when she was 10, returning to Kenya for holidays.
FAMILY : She became a mother to son, Jack in 1993. Her father was a master mariner. She also has an older sister and a younger brother and sister.
HEIGHT : 5ft 3
TRAINED : Guildhall School of Music and Drama (1981 Gold Medal). She then went on to the Nuffield Theatre in Southampton to gain her equity card.
SKILLS : Most sports including sailing and board diving.
TELEVISION CREDITS : Casualty; Boon; Juliet Bravo; Lady Windermere’s Fan; Waterfront Beat; Peak Practice; The Bill; I Capture the Castle; Cardiac Arrest; A Touch of Frost; Trial and Retribution; Kiss and Tell; Doctors
FILM CREDITS : Hidden City; I Capture the Castle
THEATRE CREDITS : Pygmalion; Real Dream; Danny and the Deep Blue Sea; Rebecca; Dancing at Lughnasa; Crimes of the Heart
RADIO CREDITS : Daisy Pulls It Off
BOOKS : Appears in ‘CASUALTY : The Inside Story’ by Hilary Kingsley
AGENT : The Spotlight, 7 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7RJ.