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Liz White (born 1979 in Rotherham, South Yorkshire) is an English actress, best known for her regular role as WPC/WDC Annie Cartwright in the BBC time travel drama Life on Mars, which began in January 2006. She trained at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts, and also appeared in the 2004 Mike Leigh film, Vera Drake.

She appeared in the BBC's modern takes on classic children's stories Fairy Tales, as Shannon in The Empresses' New Clothes, and returned to British TV screens in the ITV1 show The Fixer. In 2012, she appeared alongside Daniel Radcliffe (of 'Harry Potter' fame) in the fantasy horror film The Woman in Black.

Credits (incomplete)

  • A&E (Mandy) 2002
  • Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (Lorraine) 2002
  • Ultimate Force (Beth Dow) 2003
  • Teachers (Eileen) 2003
  • Ten minute movie 2004
  • A Thing Called Love (Paula Roberts) 2004
  • Blue Murder (Vicki Swift) 2004
  • Vera Drake (Pamela Barnes) 2004
  • Angell's Hell (Sarah) 2005
  • Life on Mars (WPC/WDC Annie Cartwright) 2006-2007
  • The Street (Eileen Harper) 2006
  • Vincent (Laura) 2006
  • Fairy Tales (Shannon) 2008
  • The Fixer (Jess Mercer) 2008
  • Our Zoo (Lizzie Motterhead) 2014
  • The Halcyon (Peggy Taylor) 2017
  • Call the Midwife (Rhoda Mullucks) 2016-7

External links

  • Liz White at the Internet Movie Database.
  • Liz White at's official Life on Mars website, with an interview and career overview.