And it all began with a role on EastEnders (above)
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|After winning British fans with her portrayal of troubled barmaid Tiffany on EastEnders, Martine went on to prove that her heart-felt charm transferred flawlessly to the silver screen.
The London-born star shone as one of Love Actually's most memorable characters, holding her own opposite Hugh Grant as a girl-next-door who sparks a romance with her country's prime minister.
Multitalented Martine, who had a number one chart hit with This Is My Moment, is understood to be working on two new projects - one with an American TV network, the other with a film studio.