Who is Zoe Tapper? Liar cast member playing Katy Sutcliffe, Safe House cast’s Sam Stenham and wife of Oliver Dimsdale


ZOE Tapper is starring in one of the most talked about TV shows at the moment, ITV’s Liar.

The 35-year-old plays Laura’s sister Katy Sutcliffe in the suspense drama but what else do we know about the actress?

 Zoe tapper, 35, currently stars in ITV drama Liar

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Zoe tapper, 35, currently stars in ITV drama Liar

How old is Zoe?

Zoe Tapper, 35, was born in London on October 26, 1981.

She has one brother and grew up in Bromley, South East London.

After school, she trained at the Academy Drama School and the Central School of Speech and Drama until she graduated in 2003.

 Zoe plays Laura's sister Katie in the ITV drama

Zoe plays Laura’s sister Katie in the ITV drama

Who does Zoe play in Liar?

ITV drama Liar tells the story of school teacher Laura, played by Joanne Froggatt, who goes on a date with surgeon Andrew, Ioan Gruffudd, after a recent break-up.

However, she accuses him of raping her after their date and the show hinges on who is telling the truth.

Zoe plays Laura’s sister Katie Sutcliffe, who is a surgical nurse and works with Andrew.

She is a mum-of-two but there’s more to her character than just playing the supportive sister.

 Zoe played Ellen Love in Mr Selfridge

Zoe played Ellen Love in Mr Selfridge

What else has Zoe starred in?

Zoe is perhaps best known for her role as Ellen Love in the first series of ITV’s Mr Selfridge.

She got her big break in 2004 film Stage Beauties and went on to star in British film Three Foolish Things opposite Anjelica Huston in 2006.

Other acting credits include Demons (2009), Desperate Romantics (2009), Survivors (2008-10) and new series Safe House.

 Zoe with her husband Oliver Dimsdale

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Zoe with her husband Oliver Dimsdale

Who is her husband?

Zoe is married to fellow actor Oliver Dimsdale and the couple have one daughter together.

Oliver has also starred in Mr Selfridge, playing Mr Keen, and his other credits include Ransom, Grantchester and Casualty.

Joanne Froggatt who stars as Laura Neilson in Liar has to remove all her clothes for examination

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