Zoe Tapper
Date of Birth: 1981
Birth Place: Bromley, Kent, England, UK
Gender: Female   Female
Character: Gemma
Zoe Tapper

Zoe Tapper (born 1981) is an English actress who first came to prominence playing Nell Gwynne in Richard Eyre's award-winning film Stage Beauty (2004).

Early life Edit

Tapper is from Bromley in Kent. She trained at the Academy Drama School and at Central School of Speech and Drama, from which she graduated in the spring of 2003, days before taking on her first film role.

Television and films Edit

Tapper played Gwendolyn in the award-winning Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005), alongside Joan Plowright, and These Foolish Things (2006), alongside Anjelica Huston.

Starring roles on television include Mary Collins in A Harlot's Progress for Channel 4, Jane in Oliver Parker's The Private Life of Samuel Pepys (alongside Steve Coogan), Gemma in the first series of the Sky One UK television series Hex, Hermia in the 2005 BBC television adaptation/modernisation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Jenny Maple in the BBC miniseries 20,000 Streets Under the Sky, Sheila Steafel in the 2008 BBC television play The Curse of Steptoe and Anya Raczynski in the 2008 BBC remake of Survivors.

On stage she has appeared in Epitaph For George Dillon in the West End, and Othello at Shakespeare's Globe.

In 2009 she appeared in the ITV fantasy drama series, Demons as vampire hunter Mina Harker.

See Also Edit

  Series One Cast edit

Christina ColeJamie DavisMichael FassbenderJoseph MorganJemima RooperAmber SainsburyColin SalmonZoe TapperAnna Wilson-Jones


Katy CarmichaelGeraldine JamesHolly LumsdenJessica Oyelowo

See Also: Series Two Cast