Eileen has worked on a new script for an adaptation of a book for children for West Yorkshire Playhouse. She has worked extensively in the theatre over the years being nominated for a TMA award twice, once for her performance as ‘Mrs Northrop’ in When We Are Married at West Yorkshire Playhouse and once for playing in Across Oka for the Royal Exchange.
Eileen won a Manchester Evening News Award for Beauty Queen of Leenane at Bolton Octagon as well as twice winning awards for her work in Liverpool.
Eileen’s most recent appearance on TV was in Cold Feet but she has also appeared in Emmerdale; East Enders; Holby City; Doctors; Heartbeat; The Royal; Brookside; Merseybeat; And the Beat Goes On; Boys from the Blackstuff and many others.
Her film work includes A Private Function; Fanny and Elvis; Before Dawn; A Month in the Country and Runners. Eileen still enjoys recording plays for radio.