Natalie Anderson is an actress, presenter and writer, best known for her prolific roles on ITV dramas Emmerdale (Alicia Metcalfe) and The Royal (Stella Davenport) alongside musical theatre productions Wicked and Kay Mellors' Fat Friends - The Musical. Her acting work has earned her numerous award nominations including an RTS award for Best Dramatic Performance, TV Choice Award for Best Actress in a soap and British Soap Awards for Best Dramatic Performance and Best Actress. In 2017 she played the role of Lady Capulet in the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s acclaimed production of Romeo and Juliet, winning notable reviews for her performance. She has also appeared in Holby City, Wire In The Blood and Daziel & Pascoe.
In 2013 Natalie was crowned the winner of ITV's celebrity singing/impressions show Your Face Sounds Familiar, performing as Kate Bush, Bonnie Tyler, Britney Spears, Justin Beiber, Mariah Carey and Jessie J, winning over £100,000 for charity.
She released her debut album "Return to Me" in 2008 and has performed numerous times at The Royal Albert Hall as part of the TV Times Christmas Carols With The Stars charity concerts. She was also a finalist on ITV's original series of Pop Idol in 2002.
Natalie is a guest presenter on ITV's This Morning, covering features, fashion and travel items and has performed the role of Showbiz Editor on both Daybreak and Lorraine. She also frequently guest presents the Breakfast Shows on Bauer Media's Radio Aire, Hallam FM and Viking FM and is one third of the Mishaps Podcast.
In recent years, alongside her acting and presenting work, Natalie has also established herself as a lifestyle influencer with the development of her online platform and brand The Capsule www.thecapsule.co.uk. The platform produces content across the lifestyle sectors including fashion, beauty and wellbeing with a strong focus on women's mental health. Alongside the online platform, the brand has recently moved into producing live events with an aligning podcast scheduled to be released in 2020. Natalie has written for Hello! online and is also the resident lifestyle and wellbeing columnist for UK business magazine Topic UK.
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