Lisa McAllister

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Lisa McAllister (born November 21, 1980) is a Scottish model and actress.

After starting her career as a model, her first acting role was in a 2000 Paul Angunawela short film called Carpet Garden Flowers. Her movie career started in earnest with the lead female role in a US direct-to-video action film, The Number One Girl, with Vinnie Jones and Pat Morita, in 2005.[1]

After being active on television, including a regular role in Dream Team, she has become a familiar face in British paranormal and horror films.[2] She returned to television in 2010 for a cameo as Anthea, the posh, eye-rolling assistant of Mycroft Holmes in Sherlock who was described by Caitlin Moran in The Times as "one of the deftest comedy cameos of the year".[3] In 2010 she also appeared in a pictorial of the British FHM.[4]

Contents

Acting career

Television

References

  1. ^ Lisa McAllister interview - MJSimpson.co.uk
  2. ^ Lisa McAllister Interview « Gorepress - Interview by Sarah Law
  3. ^ The Times - August 5, 2010 - Page 47 - "The Seven Wonders of Sherlock" - Caitlin Moran
  4. ^ FHM - October 2010 - "Lisa McAllister: Sherlock's femme fatale"

External links

Lisa McAllister at the Internet Movie Database