As soon as we saw her starring in Sherlock (2011) Series, we fell madly and deeply…OK, we fell for the curves and the nakedness of her body. Lara has been a hit with many fans since her role as the Madam Whiplash that captured the heart of Sherlock Holmes, and we believe she will capture yours too, especially as she is tipped to be the new “Doctor Who” – literily. Enjoy.
Date of Birth
1980, Kent, England, UK
5′ 3″ (1.60 m)
Lara was born and raised in Kent, UK. She studied drama with the NYMT and went on to gain a BA Hons degree in Theatre.
Lara’s extensive theatre career lead her to gain a Laurence Olivier Award nomination for her portrayal of Lucille Frank in Rob Ashford’s production of Parade at The Donmar Warehouse. She was invited to re-create the role at The Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles opposite TR Knight (Grey’s Anatomy), gaining much critical praise.
Lara made her screen debut in 2008, in the BBC prime time show Robin Hood, playing Isabella of Gisbourne. The show is a huge international success and is airing on BBC America, Saturday evening at 8/9c. She has just completed filming the new Peter Morgan (Frost/Nixon, The Queen) movie, The Special Relationship, starring Michael Sheen and Dennis Quaid.
Josh Dallas (December 2007 – present) (separated)
Where Are They Now
(August 2008) Shooting BBC Robin Hood in Budapest.
(October 2009) Currently starring in Parade at The Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles opposite TR Knight (Grey’s Anatomy).