Suranne Jones Biography
(Actress and Producer Known for Her Role as ‘Karen McDonald’ in ‘Coronation Street’)
Birthday: August 27, 1978 (Virgo)
Born In: Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England
Sarah Anne Jones, better known as Suranne Jones, is an actress and producer from England. She has garnered fame for playing the role of Ruth Slater in the miniseries ‘Unforgiven’, Detective Rachel Bailey in the police procedural drama ‘Scott & Bailey’, and GP Gemma Foster in the medical drama ‘Doctor Foster’. Originally from Chadderton, Greater Manchester, Jones joined the Oldham Theatre Workshop and received her BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts from there. She started acting on stage when she was eight years old, portraying Gloria in a production of ‘Wait Until Dark’. She made her screen debut in 1997 in an episode of ‘Coronation Street’. In 2000, she returned to the show to portray Karen McDonald. After she left the ITV soap opera, she was cast in various roles in TV shows like ‘Vincent’, ‘Strictly Confidential’, and ‘Harley Street’. On the big screen, she has appeared in films like ‘Love and a Long Shot’, ‘Broken Hearts’, and ‘A Christmas Star’.