Theatre and television actress known for her performances on West End and with the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company. She's appeared in productions of Becky Shaw, Richard III, and The Audience.
She was a talented youth tennis player before attending Nottingham University. She then spent time in Italy teaching English.
Her more prominent television credits include playing Joanna Graham on Peak Practice, Susan Blake on Mersey Beat, and Alex Pates on Drop the Dead Donkey.
She has two children with her husband Jason Phipps.
She and Helen Mirren were both involved in productions of The Audience.