Born: July 10, 1966
Famous for: Showing TV fans the funny side of romance
These days Gina Bellman is best-known as Jane in the popular comedy series Coupling, but the London-born actress has been winning critical plaudits for years. After making her debut as a teenager in the children's soap Grange Hill, she went on to land a role opposite Richard Gere in the big screen production King David. She also made an unforgettable impression on British TV fans as a temptress in the title role of Blackeyes, in a small screen adaptation of the Dennis Potter novel.