|Born||Victoria Natalie Yeates
(1983-04-19) April 19, 1983
Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Victoria Natalie Yeates (born April 19, 1983) is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Sister Winifred in the period drama series Call the Midwife. She will appear in the upcoming film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.
Yeates was born and raised in Bournemouth, Dorset and practised ballet dancing as a child. In 2006, she earned a degree in acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). She began her career on the stage, earning critical praise for her roles in Noël Coward‘s Private Lives, in the Rookery Nook and in Michael McClure‘s The Beard. In 2017, she began touring in a production of Arthur Miller‘s The Crucible.
She is engaged to musician Paul Housden, with whom she lives in London.