Joanne Froggatt is an English television & radio actress hailing from the village of Littlebeck, Scarborough in North Yorkshire.
Her television credits include shows like Coronation Street, Bad Girls, Nature Boy, Other People's Children, A Touch Of Frost, Paradise Heights, Island At War, Life On Mars & Robin Hood.
Froggatt received a BAFTA nomination for her portrayal of Danielle Cable in the controversial drama Danielle Cable: Eyewitness.
She has also appeared in many BBC radio four plays like I Am Emma Humphreys, The Von Trapps And Me & The Disappearance By Peter Whalley.
She currently stars as Anna, the lead housemaid on the British television period drama series Downton Abbey opposite Hugh Bonneville & Maggie Smith.