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Cathy Murphy

Last updated 02 December 2014

Cathy Murphy
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Catherine McKevitt Murphy

Born: Monday 7th August 1967 (age: 52)


Cathy Murphy  is a British actress who played a Mother in the 2005 Doctor Who television story The Christmas Invasion.

She played the role of Lorna in 1991, a love interest of Mark Fowler in soap opera EastEnders. In 2005 she returned to play the recurring role of Trisha Taylor. She had earlier played the ongoing role of Cheryl Barker in serial Family Affairs She played Tilly Watkins in The House of Elliot.

In 2010 she returned to EastEnders for the third time, this time playing Julie Perkins, who is an old friend of long-running character Billy Mitchell.