British actress who most notably played Lucy Beale on EastEnders, a popular BBC soap opera, starting in 2004.
She began her professional acting career with a 2003 appearance in an episode of the children's television series, Magic Grandad.
She participated in a 2009 BBC documentary film called 16: Too Young To Vote?
She grew up in London with her four sisters: Daisy, Annabelle, Jessica and Eloise. She married James Richards in 2011.
She was fired from EastEnders in 2010, and her role of Lucy Beale was taken over by actress Hetti Bywater.