Michelle Keegan was born Michelle Elizabeth Keegan on June 3, 1987 in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England.

She is known for her appearances as regular Tina McIntyre in Coronation Street (1960-ongoing); and has also appeared in Coronation Street: Out of Africa (2008) and the Red Dwarf special Back to Earth (2009).

Keegan currently plays the lead character Lance Corporal Georgie Lane in the military drama series Our Girl (2014-ongoing).