British actress known for her role as Kelly Windsor on the soap opera Emmerdale. She also appeared in a 2013 one-woman theater piece entitled 51 Shades of Maggie.
After training at the Sylvia Young Theatre School, she appeared in a 1989 episode of Doctor Who.
She was a contestant and second-place finisher on the third season of Hell's Kitchen.
Her long-term relationship with singer Antony Costa ended in late 2006.
She starred in a Martin Kemp-directed short film entitled Karma Magnet.