Irish award winning actress who played Heather Black in the television series Brookside. She also played Beth Glover in the series Peak Practice and portrayed Clare Blake in the series The Commander.
She moved to England when she was 18 years old and studied acting at the Manchester Metropolitan School of Theatre.
She won three National Television Awards in 1998, 1999 and 2001.
She was born the youngest of four girls.
She starred alongside Emilia Fox on the BBC series Silent Witness.