Most famous for playing Michaela McQueen on the popular soap opera Hollyoaks, this British actress also portrayed Dawn O'Malley on Grange Hill.
She first appeared on Hollyoaks in 2006, when she was seventeen years old.
Beginning in 2010, she performed with a band called Jeanie In The Radiator.
Born Billie Jean Bowes, she grew up in Greater Manchester, England.
She had a close friendship with fellow English soap opera actor Kieron Richardson.