Linette Beaumont is a British actress from Hertfordshire. Her father was a Marine Commando who became the chief herdsman at the Hatfield House and her mother was an opera singer. She began dancing at three and studied acting at Drama Centre London in her mid-20s. Beaumont had guest starring parts on British soaps, including EastEnders, Holby City, Casualty, and The Bill. She was signed to her first talent agency before graduating from the Drama Centre and was cast in the TV series Trial and Retribution. She played Izzy on Coronation Street.
Beaumont was the first woman spokesperson for Viagra. The commercial signaled a marketing shift for Pfizer, the manufacturer of Viagra. The spot generated incredible buzz as Beaumont lay on a bed and advocated that men get the product. She said she appreciated working with director Jonas Akerlund and she “was able to put a lot of trust in him.” The 44-year-old actress was a signal change, according to James Othmer, a global creative director at Young & Rubicam.She starred in The Prowler, a short film released March 2015.
2003-16 EASTENDERS KIMBERLY
2010-16 DOCTORS (TV SERIES) LEONA SHARPLEY
2015 THE PROWLER (SHORT) EVA
2005-10 THE BILL (TV SERIES) LISA COOPER
2008 CORONATION STREET (TV SERIES) IZZY
2007 THE UN-GAME (SHORT) MAYA SALINGER
2007 HOLBY CITY (TV SERIES) ROBERTA COLVIN
2005 WHATS YOUR NAME 41? NATALIA
2004 MUDER IN SURBURBIA (TV SERIES) NIKKI PENGELLY
2002 TRIAL & RETRIBUTION (TV SERIES) JUSTINE HAYWARD
2002 BARBARA (TV SERIES) HEIDI
2002 GRANGE HILL (TV SERIES) ZOE HARTFIELD
2001 CASUALTY (TV SERIES) CLAIRE ROUKE