SHERIDAN SMITH (ELLE WOODS)
Sheridan is best known for many award-winning television roles which include eight series of Two Pints of Lager & A Packet of Crisps; two series of Grown Ups (written specifically for her); two series of Love Soup and four series of Benidorm. She played Emma in the multi award-winning The Royle Family and appeared as a guest lead in Gavin and Stacey. Her other television credits include Blood Strangers; Doctors; The Royal; Hawk; Fat Friends and The Comic Strip Presents Sex Actually; as well as Lark Rise to Candleford and Jonathan Creek.
Sheridan made her West End debut as Tallulah in the National Youth Music Theatre production of Bugsy Malone. Since then she has appeared in Into the Woods at the Donmar Warehouse; Ancient Lights for Hampstead Theatre; The People are Friendly for the Royal Court and Tinderbox at The Bush Theatre. She made her Shakespeare debut at the Regents Park Open Air Theatre in 2006 playing Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Bianca in The Taming of the Shrew. She also played the lead role of Audrey in the Menier Chocolate Factory’s production of Little Shop of Horrors, which then transferred to the West End.
As well as recording many radio plays, Sheridan played Lucie Miller, the Doctor’s assistant, in the radio version of Dr Who.