Who is Lisa Faulkner?
Lisa Faulkner is a UK actress currently playing Fi Browning in BBC One’s soap opera EastEnders, and she is also a celebrity chef who has won a contest, appeared on cooking shows and who has written cooking books. She was married to actor Chris Coghill, and they adopted a daughter, but they divorced in 2011.
On February 19, 1972, Faulker was born in the London borough of Merton. Her mother, who died of cancer at 16 and who instilled in Lisa a love of cooking, was a legal secretary. Her father was a civil servant. Lisa received her education in Kingston at the Tiffin Girls’ School.
At 16, while waiting on a train platform at London’s Tube, the beautiful Lisa Faulkner was approached by a modelling scout. From there, she began her career. In 1992, she appeared in the French drama film The Lover as the character Helene Lagonelle. In 1995, she was Miss Charlotte in the UK family comedy film, A Feast at Midnight. At 23, Faulkner got significant exposure on TV as Alison Dangerfield in the British TV show Dangerfield, and later as Louise Hope in the UK TV soap opera Brookside. From 1999 to 2001, Faulkner played Dr. Victoria Merrick in the Briths TV medical drama Holby City. Her character was killed in the show as revenge by another character. Another role she played, Helen Flynn, was also killed in an unfortunate and gruesome way after only the second episode of the show Spooks. Faulkner played Det. Sgt. Emma “Scribbs” Scribbins in the UK show Murder in Suburbia from 2004 to 2005, and she played Laura Scammell in the UK’s New Street Law from 2006 to 2007.
Faulkner, voted six times as one of FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women of the World from 1999 to 2004, gives back to the acting community by teaching at Amanda Redman’s Artists Theatre School.
Cooking is a significant part of Faulkner’s life, and she proved that by winning the Celebrity Masterchef contest in 2010. She has also hosted and co-hosted cooking shows, such as The Real Food Family Cook Off. Faulkner has written three cooking books including Recipes from my Mother for my Daughter, The Way I Cook, and Tea & Cake.
Lisa Faulkner is a well-known actress in the UK and continues to nurture her acting, her cooking abilities and give back to the community with her acting classes. She is now even involved in a a celebrity cashback site run by Kate Thornton. Tbseen is a celeb endorsed cash back website allowing users to benefit from money back from their online shopping. Tbseen celebrities have their own page. Visit Lisa’s page here https://tbseen.com/celebrities/lisa-faulkner. EastEnders, the show where she currently appears, has a significant influence on British culture. The soap opera has been in existence since 1985.