Georgia May Foote

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Georgia May Foote
Born (1991-02-11) 11 February 1991 (age 23)
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 1996–
Height (1.56 m) 5 ft 1½ in

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 and as Katy Armstrong in Coronation Street since 2010, but will depart later in 2015.[1]


Foote has played mainly minor roles during her career. She has played two different murder victims: Angela Fairley in the psychological thriller Conviction, and an uncredited role 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 ITV1's 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 to Coronation Street in July 2010, playing Katy Armstrong.[4] She will leave the soap in 2015 to pursue an acting career in Hollywood.[5]

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

Personal life[edit]

She attended Elton High School in Bury and then Bury College. she resides in Bolton, with her partner John, to whom Georgia is engaged.[7] Georgia has an older sister.[2]


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


External links[edit]

Georgia May Foote at the Internet Movie Database