Christine Bottomley

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Christine Bottomley
Christine Bottomley Out of Darkness 2.jpg
Christine Bottomley in Out of Darkness, 2012 short film by Manjinder Virk
Born (1979-04-27) 27 April 1979 (age 39)
Rochdale, England
Alma materRoyal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (2001)

Christine Bottomley (born 27 April 1979 in Rochdale, England) is an English actress.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Rochdale and grew up in an apartment over the family's chemist shop. She went to several local youth drama groups before embarking on a course at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama,[1] from where she graduated in 2001. After this she takes her first role in an episode of EastEnders.

Bottomley recently appeared in the eighth episode of the second series of Torchwood, "A Day in the Death". She appears in comedy series Massive on BBC Three and the BBC One drama Hope Springs and also a BBC drama: Land Girls.

She has starred in a 2009 film, entitled Hush.

On radio she appeared in Justin Moorhouse's Everyone Quite Likes Justin series 2, as Lisa from 2012.




  • Hush (2009) as Beth
  • The Arbor (2010) as Lisa Thompson ( nominated best supporting actress Critics Circle Awards 2012)
  • Strawberry Fields (2012) as Emily
  • Keeping Rosy (2013)
  • The Waiting Room
  • Little White Lies (nominated for best actress British Independent Film Festival)
  • All In Good Time
  • Funny Cow

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Interview with Christine Bottomley". Archived from the original on 19 November 2004. Retrieved 7 January 2008.