Well known for playing Beth Tinker on the popular British soap opera Coronation Street, George earned a 2012 TV Choice Award nomination for her performance.
After studying at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, she performed in a touring musical theater production titled Prisoner: Cell Block H. She made her television debut in a 1994 episode of The Bill and went on to secure guest spots on Casualty, Holby City, and Stanton Blues.
In the early 2000s, she acted in a BAFTA-nominated, made-for-TV movie titled The Illustrated Mum.
She and her elder sister were born and raised in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.
Her Coronation Street character was first introduced as the former girlfriend of the character played by Simon Gregson.