Sally Oliver

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Sally Oliver
Born (1983-12-26) 26 December 1983 (age 34)
Dagenham, London England, UK
Occupation Actress
Known for Playing Lexi King in Emmerdale

Sally Oliver (born 26 December 1983) is an English actress who appeared in British soap opera Emmerdale from July 2007 to August 2009, playing the character of Lexi, the daughter of Carrie Nicholls (played by Linda Lusardi) and the sister of Scarlett Nicholls (played by Kelsey-Beth Crossley). Emmerdale was Sally's first television role.

England Country in north-west Europe, part of the United Kingdom

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to the west and Scotland to the north-northwest. The Irish Sea lies west of England and the Celtic Sea lies to the southwest. England is separated from continental Europe by the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south. The country covers five-eighths of the island of Great Britain, which lies in the North Atlantic, and includes over 100 smaller islands, such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight.

United Kingdom Country in Europe

The United Kingdom, officially the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland but more commonly known as the UK or Britain, is a sovereign country lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state‍—‌the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland. With an area of 242,500 square kilometres (93,600 sq mi), the United Kingdom is the 78th-largest sovereign state in the world. It is also the 22nd-most populous country, with an estimated 66.0 million inhabitants in 2017.

A soap opera is an ongoing drama serial on television or radio, featuring the lives of many characters and their emotional relationships. The term soap opera originated from radio dramas being sponsored by soap manufacturers.

As a theatre actress, Sally made her professional London debut playing the role of Catherine in Proof at the Arts Theatre in February/March 2007. The role was originally played in London by Gwyneth Paltrow.

<i>Proof</i> (play) 2005 play written by David Auburn

Proof is a 2000 play by the American playwright David Auburn. Proof was developed at George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick, New Jersey, during the 1999 Next Stage Series of new plays. The play premiered Off-Broadway in May 2000 and transferred to Broadway in October 2000. The play won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play.

Arts Theatre West End theatre in London, England

The Arts Theatre is a theatre in Great Newport Street, in Westminster, Central London.

Gwyneth Paltrow American actress, singer, and food writer

Gwyneth Kate Paltrow is an American actress, businesswoman, and food writer. Following early notice for her work in films, such as Seven (1995), Emma (1996), Sliding Doors (1998) and A Perfect Murder (1998), Paltrow rose to prominence with Shakespeare in Love (1998), for which she won the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.

Sally grew up in Dagenham, East London, and attended William Bellamy Junior and Infants Schools, St Edwards Secondary School, before later moving to Havering Sixth Form College in September 2000 to study for her A' Levels.

Havering Sixth Form College, abbreviated as HSFC, is a sixth form college in Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch in the London Borough of Havering, East London, England. Built on the site of Dury Falls Secondary School, it opened in September 1991, and educates full-time students from the ages of 16 to 19. The college offers a wide range of subjects, in A-level, BTEC and diploma formats, amongst others. The current principal is Paul Wakeling.

Sally had a cameo role as Caitlin in Holby City in August 2010.


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