Joanna Scanlan

Oozes confidence, authority, honesty and charm. Trustworthy & believable with wonderful character and brilliant comedy timing.

Well loved and recognisable.

Originally from West Kirby, Merseyside but naturally has a neutral accent.  She is very confident with a Northern accent and uses it regularly on screen - please see Video Sample.

Won the BAFTA Leading Actress Award for her role in After Love.

Known for her roles in The Thick of It, Getting On, Puppy Love, & No Offence