British actress, born in London in 1976, best known for playing Zoe Reynolds in Spooks/MI-5. During this time, she fell in love with Matthew Macfayden, her co-star, split from her husband of eight weeks (she'd already had a kid with him) and married Macfayden. They have two children.
Roles and works she has starred in include:
- Rachel Verinder in The Moonstone (1996)
- The Avengers (1998)
- Tipping the Velvet (2002)
- Death at a Funeral (2007)
- The Bank Job (2008)
- DI Alex Drake in Ashes to Ashes (2008-10)
- The voice of Lara Croft in the Crystal Dynamics games.
- DSInote Martha Lawson in Identity (2010)
- Lady Agnes Holland in Upstairs Downstairs (2010)
- Dr. Jennifer Davis in Ambassadors (2013)