49 years old (Born on October 08, 1970)
English actress; She is famous from Shameless.Her parents were from counties Donegal and Meath in Ireland and met in England. She has one brother Eddy. Met husband James McAvoy, while filming "Shameless". She studied at The Drama Centre in London Nominated for the Ian Charleson Award for her performance in "King Lear" at the RNT. She was nominated for Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 2000 (1999 season) for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Collected Stories at the Haymarket Theatre.