|Birthdate:||September 21, 1976|
|Birthplace:||London, England, UK|
Biography and career Edit
Shelley Conn was born in London, England, to Anglo-Indian parents. She is of Sri Lankan descent. Conn attended Queen Mary's College in Basingstoke and Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, and later trained at Bretton Hall.
Conn is perhaps best known in recent years for her role as Dr. Elizabeth Shannon on the FOX TV series Terra Nova, which was written by David Fury and Brannon Braga and directed by Jon Cassar, Bryan Spicer and Nelson McCormick. Before that, she appeared in shows like Mersey Beat. The Palace, and Marchlands. She was a regular on The Lottery and currently a series regular on Heartbeat.
Role on 24 Edit
Conn played the role of Helen McCarthy during 24: Live Another Day. McCarthy was a Chief Inspector for the London Metropolitan Police. Conn appeared during one episode and was credited as a guest star.
24 credits Edit
Selected filmography Edit
- Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
- Heartbeat (2016)
- The Lottery (2014)
- By Any Means (2013)
- Terra Nova (2011)
- Strike Back (2010)
- Mistresses (2008-2010)
- Raw (2008)
- Party Animals (2007)