Helen is best known for playing Friends character Emily, who was Ross' British fiancée but as well as her success in the American sitcom, she starred in UK's Cold Feet, playing Rachel Bradley.
Helen Baxendale's personal life
Away from life on set, Helen is married to film director David L. Williams and after tying the knot in 1993, they welcomed three children, Nelly, Eric and Rudi.
Fun facts about Helen Baxendale
- Helen was born on Valentine's Day in 1969
- The actress turned down the chance to return to Friends for another season when she got pregnant with her first child
- She shies away from fame, saying: " I've had my taste of huge fame and it was OK, but I'm an actress, not a celebrity."