Scottish singer and actress best known on her behalf portrayal of Sister Bernadette, or Shelagh Turner, in the BBC1 drama Call the Midwife. She also kept recurring assignments as D.C. Alison Bain in Murder Town and Rebecca Howlett in The Mill. After starting function in musical theater on the wee age group of eleven, she visited university for artwork history. However, ultimately she continued to study performing at Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Artwork. A talented vocalist, she actually is a highlighted soloist on the decision the Midwife record released in 2013. She was created and elevated in Aberdeen, Scotland. In November 2015, she gained the kids in Need Totally Come Dancing particular alongside dance partner Brendan Cole.