Tamzin Outhwaite

Born Nov 5, 1970

Tamzin Maria Outhwaite is an award-winning English actress. She became known for her role as Melanie Owen in the British soap opera EastEnders, whom she portrayed from 1998 until 2002.

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1970 Birth Born on November 5, 1970.


1998 27 Years Old 1 More Event
She found national fame in 1998 when she was cast as Melanie Healy in the popular BBC soap opera EastEnders.


2002 31 Years Old Outhwaite left EastEnders in 2002, shortly after the departure from the soap of co-star Martin Kemp, who had played her on-screen husband Steve Owen. … Read More
2004 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Since quitting the serial, she has starred in leading roles in Out of Control, and the BBC army drama Red Cap, which she played until the series ended in 2004. … Read More
In 2006, she starred in the ITV series Vital Signs (as a frustrated mother who decides to leave her dreary job at the supermarket and enroll in medical school) and in the BBC series Hotel Babylon as hotel manager Rebecca Mitchell. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old On 12 January 2007, she guest-hosted episode two of the fourth series of The Friday Night Project on Channel 4. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old 1 More Event
She appeared in a revival of Boeing Boeing at the Comedy Theatre, the film Cassandra's Dream, and the ITV drama series, The Fixer, which was shown in March and April 2008.
2009 38 Years Old In 2009, she played the lead in the sci-fi crime series for the BBC entitled Paradox, which first aired on BBC1 on 24 November 2009.
2010 39 Years Old In 2010, she appeared in Over the Rainbow, a talent show casting for Andrew Lloyd Webber's stage production of The Wizard of Oz. … Read More


2014 43 Years Old Outhwaite was the subject of an episode of BBC TV series Who Do You Think You Are? shown on 21 August 2014. … Read More
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