Georgia May Foote s best known for playing Alison Simmons in the BBC school drama TV series Grange Hill from 2005 to 2008 and Katy Armstrong in the TV soap opera Coronation Street from 2010 to 2015. In 2015 she was runner-up on the BBC celebrity talent show Strictly Come Dancing. She came 98th in FHM’s Sexiest Women of 2015. Other Notable work are Strictly Come Dancing (2015) and Holly in Trollied (2016).
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2004–present
Born: February 11, 1991, 27 years and 11 months, Bury, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Sun Sign Aquarius
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Green
Height 5 ft 1½ in or 156 cm
Measurements 36-27-35 in or 91.5-68.5-89 cm
Bra Size 32D
Siblings – Katie Foote (Older Sister)
Georgia May Foote was enrolled at the Elton High School in Bury. After completing her school education, she got admission at the Bury College.
Foote attended Elton High School in Bury and then Bury College. She has an older sister named Katie.
Foote has been appearing on British television since 2004. She has played two different murder victims: Angela Fairley in the psychological thriller Conviction, and as Charley Witham in Life on Mars. Other roles are Rosie in Sorted, Katy Barnes in Doctors, Jennifer Thurber in the BBC drama Casualty (20 September 2008), Julie Tinniswood in the ITV drama Heartbeat (3 May 2009), Bryony in Emmerdale (April 2010), and Gemma in This Is England 86. She played the role of Lauren in the short film Cotton Stones. She also appeared in two domestic abuse television adverts. She made a guest appearance in Coronation Street as Jess Burrows (18 January 2010), but was re-introduced as a new, regular character in July 2010, playing Katy Armstrong. She left the show in 2015 to pursue other acting roles, interests, projects, and her modelling career.
In 2013, Foote was nominated for the Sexiest Female Award at the British Soap Awards, but lost out to fellow Coronation Street actress Michelle Keegan. In 2014, she was nominated for the same award but again lost out to Michelle Keegan who portrayed Tina McIntyre in the show. In 2015 she came 98th on FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women, she featured alongside Keegan who came 1st, the first time two stars from the same British soap had been in the Top 100 public poll.
Foote was signed to a modelling contract with Select Model Management in October 2014.
Foote has appeared as a guest and contestant on shows such as Fake Reaction, All Star Family Fortunes, BBC Breakfast, Celebrity Juice and Loose Women.
Strictly Come Dancing
Main article: Strictly Come Dancing (series 13)
On 13 August 2015, it was announced that Foote would be participating in the thirteenth series of the BBC celebrity talent show Strictly Come Dancing from September 2015. She was partnered with professional dancer Giovanni Pernice. The couple eventually reached the final where they received the maximum 40 points for their Charleston. They ended as joint runners-up along with Kellie Bright and Kevin Clifton, losing out to Jay McGuiness and Aliona Vilani who won the competition.
Georgia May Foote is represented by
CAM Talent Agency (For acting gigs)
Select Model Management (For modeling)
Georgia was first seen in the short drama film Cotton Stones as Lauren in 2009.
First TV Show
In 2004, Georgia was first seen as Angela Fairley on crime drama series, Conviction.
Georgia May Foote hits the gym to keep her figure in shape. However, the frequency of her workouts varies in accordance with her work schedule. There are weeks when she hits the gym 4 days a week and then, there are times when she can only squeeze one workout per week.
She incorporates light weight and intense cardio in her workouts. She is also a fan of Body Pump classes and puts a lot of stress in dancing to get a fun-filled cardio workout.
She doesn’t follow any specific diet and only tries to make sure that she is eating a balanced diet with certain days set aside for her indulgences. She generally starts her day with a refreshing smoothie comprising of strawberries, spinach, blueberries, kale, raspberries and Manuka honey.
For breakfast, she prefers eggs. Chicken salad is her preferred dinner option.
Overall, she relies on a high protein diet to sustain her workout gains.
Georgia May Foote Favorite Things
Beauty Product Brand – Dermalogica
Hair Care Product – Kérastase Nutritive Nectar Thermique
Celebrity Crush – Jennifer Lawrence
Style Icons – Pixie Lott
Clothing Stores – Miss Selfridge and Topshop
Cosmetics Essentials – Bobbi Brown Face Base, Lady Danger with Spice lip liner, Lancôme Hypnôse Doll Eyes Mascara, Armani Foundation and Nails Inc nail polish
Signature Fragrance – Original Jimmy Choo and Bonbon by Viktor & Rolf
Georgia May Foote Facts
In 2015, she was placed at the 98th position in the FHM’s Sexiest Women of 2015 list.
In 2015, she managed to finish as a runner-up in the 13th season of the dance reality show, Strictly Come Dancing.
Although she got her acting breakthrough by playing Katy Armstrong in Coronation Street, however, it wasn’t her first role in the series. She had earlier made a one-off appearance as Jess Burrows.
Apart from English, she is also pretty fluent in German.