- Category : 1970-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Incarnation 2
British actress who came to national notice playing Melanie Owen in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders from 1998 until 2002. She has since starred in both theatre and television productions, including army series Red Cap and crime drama New Tricks (as DCI Sasha Miller, replacing Amanda Redman as head of the team in the show).
Outhwaite lives in London. In 2006 she married actor Tom Ellis. They have two daughters Florence Elsie Ellis (born 2008) and Marnie Mae Ellis (born 2012). In 2013, the couple separated and in 2014 they divorced.