Ashley Jensen — Scottish Actress born on August 11, 1969,

Ashley Jensen is a Scottish actress. She was nominated for an Emmy for her role on the television series Extras, on which she appeared from 2005–2007. She was also a cast member of the ABC show Ugly Betty and the brief-lived CBS sitcom Accidentally on Purpose... (wikipedia)

I don't even think places like the National Youth Theatre (NYT) are necessarily about wanting to be an actor when you grow up. They're about meeting people from different backgrounds and different religions and different cultures, and mixing with people that you wouldn't ordinarily meet.
I still giggle when someone asks for my address and I say, 'Hollywood, Los Angeles.'
My mum Margaret was a single parent, but though life was a bit of a struggle she gave me every encouragement.
As a child, I always chose a false nose and some face paint and a wig for my birthday.
There's just no place like Scotland when the sun is out. I just love coming home.