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Occupation  Actress, author
Siblings  Corbett Jonathan
Role  Actress
Name  Susannah Corbett
Years active  1991–present

Susannah Corbett with blue eyes while wearing a white and blue striped blouse
Full Name  Susannah Jane Corbett
Born  10 August 1968 (age 52) (1968-08-10) Marylebone, London, England
Website  http://www.susannahcorbett.co.uk/
Parents  Harry H. Corbett, Maureen Blott
Movies and TV shows  Dalziel and Pascoe, First Knight
Books  One Cool Cat!, Harry H Corbett
Grandparents  George Corbett, Mary Corbett

Similar  Sheila Steafel, Harry H Corbett, Wilfrid Brambell

Steptoe and Son - Harry H Corbett's Daughter on The One Show BBC


Susannah Jane Corbett (born 10 August 1968) is an English actress and author. Her acting career began in 1991 and she has performed on television, film and radio. As an author, she writes children's books.

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Susannah Corbett as Ellie Pascoe, with a tight-lipped smile while wearing earrings and a green and white blouse in a scene from the 1996 tv series, Dalziel and Pascoe

Early life

Susannah Corbett as Ellie Pascoe, with a tight-lipped smile and curly hair, while wearing a white blouse in a scene from the 1996 tv series, Dalziel and Pascoe

Born in Marylebone in London, Corbett is the daughter of actor Harry H. Corbett, known for the BBC Television sitcom Steptoe and Son, and his second wife Maureen. She attended Moira House Girls School in Eastbourne, East Sussex and trained as an actor at East 15 Acting School, Debden, Loughton, Essex.

Acting

Susannah Corbett with blue eyes while wearing a white and blue striped blouse

In 1991, Corbett had a small role, credited as "Lady in coach", in the adventure film Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. In November 1991, she made her television debut, as Sadie Meadows in an episode of the ITV comedy-drama series Minder.

Her first major role came in 1993 in an episode of the third series of Peak Practice on ITV as a cystic fibrosis sufferer, Vanessa Machin. She is best known for her role as Ellie Pascoe, wife of one of the title characters, Peter Pascoe in Dalziel and Pascoe, a popular BBC television drama series based on Reginald Hill's novels. She appeared in the series regularly between 1996 and 2000, returning for a guest appearance in 2005.

She then returned to Peak Practice to play Kerri Davidson, the physiotherapist, for three series. Susannah appeared in Holby City during October 2015.

Author

Corbett started writing picture books for her children, and her first published work, Dragon's Dinner, was published on 20 August 2009. A second book, One Cool Cat, was published in spring 2011. She has also written the life story of her father, Harry H. Corbett: The Front Legs of the Cow , which was published in March 2012.

Personal life

Corbett lives in a cottage in Ashburnham, East Sussex with her family. She has two children.

References

Susannah Corbett Wikipedia


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