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Suranne Jones (born Sarah Anne Jones; 27 August 1978)[1] is an English actress and producer, known primarily for her television career. Jones' first prominent role was the character Karen McDonald in Coronation Street between 2000 and 2004. Upon leaving the soap opera, Jones furthered her television career in drama series' including Vincent (2005–06), Strictly Confidential (2006) and Harley Street (2008). Her critically acclaimed portrayal of convicted murderer Ruth Slater in the mini-series Unforgiven (2009) was noted as a breakthrough role for Jones, earning her a reputation as a credible leading actress.

Between 2011 and 2016 Jones starred as lead character Detective Rachel Bailey in the police procedural Scott & Bailey, a drama developed from an original idea conceived by Jones and actress Sally Lindsay. Jones additionally served as an executive producer for the fifth and final series in 2016. For her portrayal of Gemma Foster, a successful GP who suffers personal betrayal, in Doctor Foster (2015-), Jones won several awards including a Broadcasting Press Guild award and the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress in 2016. Other television roles include Single Father, Five Days (both 2010), The Crimson Field (2014) and the upcoming Gentleman Jack (2018).

Jones's stage credits include A Few Good Men (2005), Blithe Spirit (2009), Top Girls (2011), Beautiful Thing (2013) and Orlando (2014).

- Wikipedia Article on Suranne Jones; 08/2017

MOVIE CREDITS:
2015: Miss Darcy - A Christmas Star
2016: Herself - Narrator - Life in the Air
2007: Julie Bottomley - Dead Clever: The Life and Crimes of Julie Bottomley
2013: Sandra - Digital Theatre: Beautiful Thing
2013: Lila Pettitt - Lawless
2004: Judy - Punch

TV CREDITS:
1988: This Morning
2005: Beth - Vincent
2001: Big Brother's Little Brother
2012: DC Anne Oldman - A Touch of Cloth
2005: Doctor Who
1960: Karen McDonald - Coronation Street
2010: Sarah - Single Father
2002: Bo' Selecta!
2005: The Sunday Night Project
2002: RI:SE
2004: The Paul O'Grady Show
2007: Five Days
2008: Harley Street
2007: The Alan Titchmarsh Show
2006: Strictly Confidential
1993: GMTV
2009: Ruth Slater - Unforgiven
2010: Drama Trails
2014: Sister Joan Livesey - The Crimson Field
2015: Dr Gemma Foster - Doctor Foster
2012: DI Anne Oldman - A Touch of Cloth
2012: Eve Caleigh - The Secret of Crickley Hall
2011: DC/Sgt. Rachel Bailey - Scott & Bailey
2016: Narrator - Life in the Air
1978: Herself - An Audience with...
2018: Claire McGory - Save Me