|Date of Birth:||1981|
|Birth Place:||Bromley, Kent, England, UK|
Zoe Tapper (born 1981) is an English actress who first came to prominence playing Nell Gwynne in Richard Eyre's award-winning film Stage Beauty (2004).
Early life Edit
Tapper is from Bromley in Kent. She trained at the Academy Drama School and at Central School of Speech and Drama, from which she graduated in the spring of 2003, days before taking on her first film role.
Television and films Edit
Tapper played Gwendolyn in the award-winning Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005), alongside Joan Plowright, and These Foolish Things (2006), alongside Anjelica Huston.
Starring roles on television include Mary Collins in A Harlot's Progress for Channel 4, Jane in Oliver Parker's The Private Life of Samuel Pepys (alongside Steve Coogan), Gemma in the first series of the Sky One UK television series Hex, Hermia in the 2005 BBC television adaptation/modernisation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Jenny Maple in the BBC miniseries 20,000 Streets Under the Sky, Sheila Steafel in the 2008 BBC television play The Curse of Steptoe and Anya Raczynski in the 2008 BBC remake of Survivors.
On stage she has appeared in Epitaph For George Dillon in the West End, and Othello at Shakespeare's Globe.
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