Was originally going to play opposite Johnny Depp in 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' by Terry Gilliam but the movie was scrapped.
In 2003, she was listed in The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy.
Has three sons with her husband Andrew Bermejo.
Met her husband on an Alpha Course in London.
Auditioned for the role of Bridget in Bridget Jones's Diary (2001), but lost the role to Renée Zellweger.