Denise is an english actress, widely recognised for her siren TV characters in Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Bad Girls. And especially for her portrayal of Hazel in Russell T Davies' iconic series 'Queer as Folk' and 'Cucumber'.

She has toured the globe in Shakespeare, Shaw, Albee, Ackbourn, Lorca and Chekhov. She has also run bands, produced plays and won awards for her performances in Carib Theatre's Street Wise and Wesker's Roots at the Royal Exchange. 

Denise recently finished a very successful run of Machinal at the Almeida Theatre in London. She also sang at Brighton Pride. Your next chances to catch her on the screen will be in a feature film, a new TV series and on stage at the Nottingham Playhouse.

When she can, she gigs and sails.