British actress who joined the cast of the popular soap opera Coronation Street in 2008 and appeared in the 2009 G.I. Joe film The Rise of Cobra.
She was born Kathryn Sarah Collins in North Shields, North Tyneside, England. She first appeared on-screen in a 1997 episode of Wycliffe.
She appeared in twenty-four episodes of the BBC series Stanton Blues (also known as The Cops).
She and her filmmaker husband, Chris Jupe, had three children, Noah, Jemma, and Jacobi, between 2004 and 2013.
She was born in the same year as her Coronation Street co-star, Alison King.