Tony Award-nominated English actress and writer who starred in the 2012 finale of the series Tracy Beaker Returns.
She went to the Dorothy Stringer High School and then studied and joined the National Youth Theatre Company.
She won two British Comedy Awards for Best Female Comedy Newcomer and Best TV Comedy Actress.
She married Adam Hynes in 2002. They have three children.
She appeared with Simon Pegg on the 1995 sketch show Six Pairs of Pants.