Melissa Suffield at the British Soap Awards at BBC Television Centre (Getty Images)more pics »Melissa Suffield in blue. (Getty Images)Melissa Suffield
is a British actress best known for her role in EastEnders on the BBC. She started on the show in 2004.
According to Wikipedia
, she was born on December 24, 1992 in London, England. She plays the guitar and piano among many other instruments. Although she does not take lessons or perform, she enjoys singing too, as was shown in the EastEnders Beatles
medley for Children in Need 2007 and in the 2008 appeal, in which she performed a song from the stage version of Mary Poppins
, alongside Laurie Brett
, who plays her on-screen stepmother, Jane Beale. She has since reprised a singing role in the EastEnders
Children in Need medley for 2009. She has taken ballet lessons since the age of two, and still dances under the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus at the intermediate grade. Suffield has three sisters and is in a long-term relationship with her boyfriend.