Fiona Skinner


Fiona can currently be seen as “DS Abney” in Coronation Street.

She received rave reviews for her “powerhouse performance” in the world-premiere of The Sweet Science of Bruising, in which she created the role of ‘Polly Stokes’.

She has extensive TV, Film & Theatre credits & has done many a voice over.



The case itself is satisfyingly complicated…that compounds an already devastating loss, the depth of which is conveyed skilfully by Fiona Skinner as the dead child’s mother, in a scene of excruciating grief.
– Endeavour 

“From a lineup of strong performances, Fiona Skinner’s brittle, defiant Polly Stokes stands out.”
– The Sweet Science of Bruising

“Skinner, as the proud, street-hardened Polly, [is] particularly complex and interesting…”
– The Sweet Science of Bruising

“Fiona Skinner is a ball of fire and energy and is totally engaging as Polly Stokes…”
– The Sweet Science of Bruising

“…Skinner’s Polly is explosively bolshie yet loveable…”
– The Sweet Science of Bruising

“Fiona Skinner acts up a storm…”
– The Full Monty 

“…Fiona Skinner is outstanding…”
– The Full Monty

“…Fiona Skinner impresses as Dave’s wife Jean…”
– The Full Monty

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