Michelle Keegan

 Date of Birth
3 June 1987, Stockport, England, UK
Birth Name
Michelle Elizabeth Keegan
Height
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Is an English actress who currently plays Tina McIntyre in the soap opera Coronation Stree
Biography
Keegan was born in Stockport, Greater Manchester.Her parents separated when she was 13 and she went to live with her mother and stepfather.Her grandmother is Spanish and from Gibraltar which Keegan has stated this is where her "exotic" looks come from.
She attended St Patrick's RC High School in Salford and, later, the Manchester School of Acting. Before she became Tina McIntyre in Coronation Street, she was turned down for a part in Hollyoaks. Keegan worked at Selfridges in the Trafford Centre shopping mall and as a check-in agent at Manchester Airport.[5] She also had a small cameo appearance in Red Dwarf: Back to Earth.
On 14 June 2009 Keegan made her radio debut co-hosting the BBC Radio 1 programme The Official Chart with Reggie Yates.
Keegan was on the cover of FHM Magazine in January 2011, and placed #30 and #26 in the FHM 100 Sexiest Women poll for 2010 and 2011 respectively.
Coronation Street (2008-present)
In late 2007, in only her second-ever audition, she was offered the chance to play the part of Tina McIntyre in Coronation Street, and accepted the role and she still plays this character to present day.
Personal life
Keegan dated Hollyoaks actor Anthony Quinlan from 2006 to 2008 and model Brad Howard from 2008 to 2010.In December 2010 she began seeing Max George from boyband The Wanted, and the two became engaged on her birthday.However, in April 2012 Keegan confirmed that the engagement was off after George stated on live radio they were no longer engaged.On the 21st July 2012 it was reported that she and Max are no longer together, citing busy schedules as the main reason for the end of their relationship. However, they intend to remain close friends.
Keegan claims to enjoy shopping, acting, singing, and dancing.
Filmography
Television
Year     Film     Role     Notes
2008     Coronation Street     Tina McIntyre     Main cast regular (2008–present)
2009     Red Dwarf     Herself     1 episode, "Back to Earth: Part III"
2010     The Jeremy Kyle Show     Tina McIntyre     1,000th episode special
Film
Year     Film     Role     Notes
2008     Coronation Street: Out of Africa     Tina McIntyre     Direct-to-DVD movie
Awards
2008
    Won 'Best Newcomer' at the British Soap Awards
    Won 'Best Newcomer' at the TV Quick and TV Choice Awards
    Nominated for 'Most Popular Newcomer' at the National Television Awards
2009
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the British Soap Awards.
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the Inside Soap Awards.
2010
    Nominated 'Best Actress' at the British Soap Awards.
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the British Soap Awards.
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the Inside Soap Awards.
2011
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the British Soap Awards.
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the Inside Soap Awards.
2012
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the British Soap Awards.
    Won 'Best Soap Actress' at the TV Choice Awards.
    Nominated 'Best Actress' at the Inside Soap Awards.
    Won 'Sexiest Female' at the Inside Soap Awards.
    Won 'Best Dressed Soap Star' at the Inside Soap Awards.