Well loved, recognisable and respected English actor & screenwriter.
Oozes confidence, authority, honesty and charm. Trustworthy & believable with wonderful character and brilliant comedy timing.
Known for her roles in The Thick of It, Getting On, Puppy Love, & No Offence.
Originally from West Kirby, Merseyside but has a neutral accent naturally. However she is very confident with a Northern accent and uses it regularly on screen - please see Video Sample.