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Catherine Russell

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16, 1966
London, England
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16, 1966 (age 55)
London, England


Stage and television actress best known for appearing in English soap operas like Holby City, EastEnders, and The Cazalets. Some other notable credits include The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Chandler & Co, and Chelworth.

Before Fame

She spent three years training at the Central School of Speech and Drama from 1983 to 1986.


She has starred in numerous productions on the West End and been nominated for an Ian Charleson Award for her role in Anton Chekhov's Three Sisters.

Family Life

Her father is Are You Being Served? actor Nicholas Smith and her mother's name is Mary. She married film producer Richard Holmes and they had two children named Sam and Poppy.

Associated With

She is well-recognized for starring as Camilla in the 2004 sequel Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason alongside Colin Firth and Renee Zellweger.