Lisa Riley has appeared in a great number of pantomimes. From playing Fairy Bolbells in two productions of Dick Whittington (2000-2001), to the ring mistress in...Read More
Lisa Riley has appeared in a great number of pantomimes. From playing Fairy Bolbells in two productions of Dick Whittington (2000-2001), to the ring mistress in Goldilocks (2002), to the fairy in Jack and the Beanstalk (2006), a part in Aladdin (2007), the role of a fairy and a godmother in Cinderella (2008 and 2010), the genie in Aladdin (2009), and the part of the Evil Queen in Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (2012), much of her work has been with New Pantomime Productions.
Other work includes parts in The Vagina Monologues (2006 and 2009), The Play What I Wrote (2006), a tour with The Naked Truth (2007), Waiting for Gateaux (2010), The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (2011) and, most recently, the part of Ruth in David Pugh’s Calendar Girls (2012).
Television work includes the part of Mandy Dingle in Emmerdale (1995), working as a presenter on You’ve Been Framed (1999), playing Rebecca in Fat Friends (2002) and Helen in Heroes and Villains (2003). She played Sandra in Doctors in 2004, Belinda in The Bill in 2005, and Lyn in Holby City in 2006. In 2010 she played Tina Allen in Waterloo Road, whilst 2011 saw her as Goody McEldrick in Young Dracula. In 2012 she returned to her part in Waterloo Road, and in also gained the role of Nadia Hicks in Scott and Bailey.Read Less