English actress known for being Clara Oswald in the iconic and long-running series ‘Doctor Who’ and for playing Queen Victoria in ‘Victoria’, one of the British superproductions of the year.
In 2005 she began her career as an actress in the series ‘Emmerdale Farm’. In 2009 she stars in the fiction television ‘Waterloo Road’. Her first film on the big screen was ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ (2011) where she was Connie, Bucky‘s girlfriend (Sebastian Stan).
She has participated in other miniseries like ‘Titanic’ (2012), ‘Room at the Top’ (2012), ‘Dancing on the Edge’ (2013) and ‘Death arrives at Pemberly’ (2013).
From 2012 to 2015 she was Clara Oswald in ‘Doctor Who’, playing three different people in the seventh season, and accompanying two of the actors who have played the Doctor, Matt Smith and Peter Capaldi. This role earned her several nominations and the award for Best British Television Actress at the Glamor Awards. She returned to the cinema with ‘Antes de ti’ (2016), next to Emilia Clarke (‘Game of Thrones’). Her latest work is ‘Victoria’, which broadcasts in Spain Movistar +.