Georgia May Foote

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Georgia May Foote
Born (1991-02-11) 11 February 1991 (age 24)
Manchester, England
Nationality English
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2004–
Height (1.56 m) 5 ft 1½ in
Television Grange Hill (2005–2008)
Coronation Street (2010–2015)
Partner(s) Sean Ward (2015–)

Georgia May Foote (born 11 February 1991) is an English actress and model. She is best known for playing Alison Simmons in the BBC school drama series Grange Hill from 2005 to 2008 and as Katy Armstrong in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2010 to 2015.[1]

Career[edit]

Foote has been appearing on British television since 2004. She has played two different murder victims: Angela Fairley in the psychological thriller Conviction, and as Charley Witham in Life on Mars.[2] Other roles are Rosie in Sorted, Katy Barnes in Doctors, Jennifer Thurber in the BBC drama Casualty (20 September 2008), Julie Tinniswood in the ITV drama Heartbeat[3] (3 May 2009), Bryony in Emmerdale (April 2010), Gemma in This Is England 86. She made a guest appearance in Coronation Street as Jess Burrows (18 January 2010). She was introduced as a new character and regular to Coronation Street in July 2010, playing Katy Armstrong.[4] She left the show in 2015 to pursue other acting roles and her modeling career.[5]

Foote was signed to a modelling contract with Select Model Management in October 2014.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Year TV series Role Notes
2004 Conviction Angela Fairley 3 episodes
2006 Sorted Rosie 3 episodes
2007 Life on Mars Charley Witham 1 episode
2007 Doctors Katy Barnes 1 episode
2005–08 Grange Hill Alison Simmons 42 episodes
2008 Casualty Jennifer Thurber 1 episode
2009 Cotton Stones Lauren Short film
2009 Heartbeat Julie Tinniswood 1 episode
2010 Emmerdale Bryony Gregson 1 episode
2010 This Is England '86 Gemma 2 episodes
2010 Coronation Street Jess Burrows 1 episode
2010-15 Coronation Street Katy Armstrong Regular role
2013 All Star Family Fortunes Herself Contestant
2013 Celebrity Juice Herself Contestant
2014 Fake Reaction Herself Contestant

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Coronation Street Katy actress Georgia May Foote signs new contract". 13 May 2013. DigitalSpy. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Exclusive: Corrie's Georgia May Foote on the big Christmas birth scene". Mirror. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Georgia May Foote plays Katy Armstrong". TVNZ. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Georgia set to join the Street". 1 July 2010. Bury Times. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 
  5. ^ http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/coronation-street-star-georgia-foote-4176883
  6. ^ Bustos, Kristina (4 October 2014). "Georgia May Foote Signs to Select Model Management". Digital Spy. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 

External links[edit]

Georgia May Foote at the Internet Movie Database