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Lisa Maxwell (I)


Born in November 1963 to working-class parents, Lisa Maxwell was raised on an East London housing estate, and as a child was encouraged by her mother to pursue her obvious talent for entertaining, enrolling at the local drama school for weekend classes. Her first big break came in the early 1980s when she fought off 3000 contenders to become ... See full bio »

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Known For

(1982)
The Bill DS Samantha Nixon / Acting DI Samantha Nixon / DI Samantha Nixon / DI Sam Nixon / Denise Stubbs
(2001-2009)
In Deep Pamela Ketman
(2001-2002)
The Tripods Zerlina
(1985)

Filmography

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 2016-2017 Hollyoaks (TV Series)
Tracey Donovan / Tracey
- Episode #1.4758 (2017) ... Tracey Donovan
- Episode #1.4749 (2017) ... Tracey Donovan
- Episode #1.4748 (2017) ... Tracey Donovan
- Episode #1.4747 (2017) ... Tracey Donovan
- Episode #1.4746 (2017) ... Tracey Donovan
 2013 EastEnders (TV Series)
Naomi
- Episode dated 27 September 2013 (2013) ... Naomi
 2001-2009 The Bill (TV Series)
DS Samantha Nixon / Acting DI Samantha Nixon / DI Samantha Nixon / ...
- To Die For (2009) ... DI Samantha Nixon
- To Live For (2009) ... DI Samantha Nixon
- School's Out (2009) ... DI Samantha Nixon
- Class Action (2009) ... DI Samantha Nixon
- Growing Pains (2009) ... DI Samantha Nixon
 2006 Free Jimmy
Lise (English version, voice)
 2003 M.I.T.: Murder Investigation Team (TV Series)
DI Samantha Nixon
- Moving Targets (2003) ... DI Samantha Nixon
 2002 Get Carman: The Trials of George Carman QC (TV Movie)
Gillian Taylforth
 2001-2002 In Deep (TV Series)
Pamela Ketman
- Abuse of Trust: Part 2 (2002) ... Pamela Ketman
- Abuse of Trust: Part 1 (2002) ... Pamela Ketman
- Blood Loss: Part 2 (2002) ... Pamela Ketman
- Blood Loss: Part 1 (2002) ... Pamela Ketman
- Jekylls: Part 2 (2002) ... Pamela Ketman
 1993 Acapulco H.E.A.T. (TV Series)
Vivian Quail
- Code Name: Strange Bedfellow (1993) ... Vivian Quail
 1993 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Mojo
- Once in a Lifetime (1993) ... Mojo
 1992 Bottom (TV Series)
Mrs Linneker
- Digger (1992) ... Mrs Linneker
 1991 The Lisa Maxwell Show (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #1.6 (1991) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.5 (1991) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Various Roles
 1987-1991 The Les Dennis Laughter Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #5.3 (1991) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.2 (1991) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.1 (1991) ... Various Characters
- Christmas Special (1990) ... Various Characters
- Episode #4.6 (1990) ... Various Characters
 1990 The Russ Abbot Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- The Russ Abbot Christmas Show (1990) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.12 (1990) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.11 (1990) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.10 (1990) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.9 (1990) ... Various Characters
 1989 Family Fortunes (TV Series)
Cinders
- Celebrity Christmas Special (1989) ... Cinders
 1989 The Satellite Show (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #2.13 (1989) ... Various
- Episode #2.12 (1989) ... Various
- Episode #2.11 (1989) ... Various
- Episode #2.10 (1989) ... Various
- Episode #2.9 (1989) ... Various
 1988-1989 The Joe Longthorne Show (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #2.6 (1989) ... Various Roles
- Episode #2.1 (1989) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Various Roles
 1988 Life Without George (TV Series)
Trudy
- Episode #2.1 (1988) ... Trudy
 1987 Relative Strangers (TV Series)
Viveca
- Episode #2.3 (1987) ... Viveca
 1985-1986 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series)
Hill's Angel
- The Herd (1986) ... Hill's Angel (uncredited)
- The B-Team (1985) ... Hill's Angel (uncredited)
 1985 The Tripods (TV Series)
Zerlina
- Help from Friends (1985) ... Zerlina
- Will Is Arrested (1985) ... Zerlina
 1984 Danger: Marmalade at Work (TV Series)
Maggie
- What the Butler Saw (1984) ... Maggie
 1984 The Hello Goodbye Man (TV Series)
Elke
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Elke
 1982 The Dark Crystal
Kira (voice)
 1982 Remembrance
Girl at disco
 1981 Keep It in the Family (TV Series)
Walk-On
- A Game of No Chance (1981) ... Walk-On (uncredited)
 1978 Grange Hill (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1978)
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... (uncredited)
 1977 Television Club (TV Series)
Vicky
- A Place Like Home: Tommy (1977) ... Vicky
 1976 The Many Wives of Patrick (TV Series)
Katrice Waddilove
- Why Not Tonight, Josephine? (1976) ... Katrice Waddilove
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Performed in the UK tour of the stage musical "End of the Rainbow" as Judy Garland, alongside Gary Wilmot and Sam Attwater.

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

When I was eleven, I wrote to Jim'll Fix It (1975) to ask whether I could do a duet with Liza Minnelli.

Trivia:

Gave birth to her daughter Beau Rose Jessup, with partner Paul Jessup, in a London hospital (13 October 1999). See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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