Georgia Taylor OR

Georgia Taylor OR

Georgia Taylor


The profound moment when the world opens up before you is one I will remember for the rest of my life. When I first walked into a man-made cave that was filled with ivy-covered rocks, I felt like I was in a magical place.


Georgia Taylor (born Claire Jackson; 26 February 1980) is an English actress. Her TV roles include Toyah Battersby in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street (1997–2003; 2016–present), Ruth Winters in the BBC One medical drama series Casualty (2007–2011) and Kate Barker in the ITV crime series Law & Order: UK (2013–2014).

In 2006, Taylor played Fiona in the film version of the transatlantic stage hit The History Boys. She appeared in an independent short film Soul Shutter in 2008, and also had a small role in the 2008 feature film The Bank Job. Her radio credits include Dakota of the White Flats by Phillip Ridley on BBC Radio 7. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)


Georgia Taylor is most famous for her role as Coronation Street's Toyah Battersby, but the soap star has gone on to appear in a number of shows since her debut on the cobbles in 1997.

In 2001, she won the Best Dramatic Performance British Soap Award for playing Toyah. She quit the show in 2003 and has since appeared in episodes of Where the Heart Is, New Street Law, Lilies, Red Cap, the BBC's The Afternoon Play series and Life on Mars. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)


In May 2005, Taylor appeared in The Woman Before at the Royal Court opposite Helen Baxendale. In the same year, she received rave reviews for her role in Christmas is Miles Away at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester and the Bush Theatre in London.

www.liverpoolecho.co.uk)In September 2016 Toyah's comeback was announced and she made an explosive return at Christmas when it was revealed that she had left her husband of five years Toby Chapman for Peter Barlow, Leanne's ex husband. (Source:



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