Her favourite film is There's Something About Mary (1998).
Studied at the London Studio Centre.
Was in attendance at the funeral of her former EastEnders (1985) co-star Wendy Richard (9 March 2009).
Was in a relationship with musician Dave Edwards for six years (2001-February 2007).
Was 7 months pregnant with her daughter Erin when she took maternity leave from filming EastEnders (1985).