After being nominated for the prestigious Olivier Award on her behalf part as Marguerite inside a mid-1980s British stage production of Camille, she continued to perform inside a 2001 production of your pet Shop Young boys’ musical Nearer to Heaven and in a Royal Shakespeare Business production of Anton Chekhov’s famous play The Seagull. Early in her profession, she acted in theatrical productions of Ooh La La (in the Hull Pickup truck Theater), Space Ache (in the Tricycle Theater), and Othello (in the Oxford Playhouse). She made an appearance in two 2011 shows of Doctor Who. She was raised in Wolverhampton, Britain and later researched at Bangor College or university in Wales. She acted with her good friend Sir Ian McKellen in a number of theatrical productions, like the Aged Vic theatre’s Aladdin and a Trevor Nunn-directed creation of Shakespeare’s Ruler Lear.