Lisa Faulkner - Biography

Born: 1973
Famous for: making a memorable exit from Holby City

Horoscope : Capricorn

Lisa first attracted attention as a 16-year-old when a modelling scout approached her outside a London tune station, leading to a successful career as a teen model. Her silver screen break came at the age of 18 when she won a part in the 1992 flick The Lover. The striking blonde, who was once engaged to actor Jonny Lee Miller, went on to become a familiar face on UK TV through BBC drama Dangerfield and Holby City in which she did a three year stint, departing in 2001 when her character was murdered. She also came to sticky on-screen end as Helen Flynn in the MI5 series Spooks. She's married to fellow actor Chris Coghill, whom she met while making ITV drama Burn It. More recent parts include that of a barrister in courtroom drama New Street Law, alongside John Hannah.