English actress known for her recurring role on the ITV1 series The Bill as Julie Saunders. She also had a starring role in The Wench is Dead and she was cast as Rosa on the series Hank Zipzer.
Her first appearance on television was a live pay-per-view broadcast in 1993 for an Iron Maiden performance video called Raising Hell.
She has held several recurring roles on British television including parts in This Life, Family Affairs, and The Sarah Jane Adventures.
She had three children with her husband Victor Paul.
She played a social worker in episodes of the UK version of Shameless, which featured James McAvoy as Steve McBride for the first two series.