English actress best known for her role as Tina McIntyre on the long-running soap opera Coronation Street. In 2015, she played the character Tracy on the BBC series Ordinary Lies. In 2016, she began starring in the series Our Girl.
She worked at a department store before beginning her acting career.
She won her fifth straight British Soap Award for Sexiest Female in 2013 and in 2015, she was voted FHM's Sexiest Woman In The World.
She was a star on Coronation Street, which once starred Angela Griffin.