Famous for her portrayal of Susan Rose on the BBC1 soap opera EastEnders, she is also notable for her recurring roles on Holby City, Black Hearts in Battersea, and Full Stretch.
At the beginning of her acting career, she appeared in episodes of Crown Court and Grange Hill.
Her film credits include roles in Vera Drake, Boy A, and Atonement.
The child of actress Beryl Vosburgh and lyricist and writer Dick Vosburgh, she spent her youth in London, England.
In the mid 1990s, she appeared in several episodes of Paul Merton's Life of Comedy.