Corinna was born in Scarborough and trained at Central and the Drama Centre after getting a degree in French and Russian.at Cambridge Her cv highlight was the role of Margrethe Bohr in Michael Frayn's Copenhagen at the Duchess Theatre.
She began her career with weekly rep and 4 pantomime principal boys and has played substantial roles in regional theatre and small-scale tours and worked in the West End and at the National Theatre. Her TV appearances include Casualty and Doctors. Her dying grandma in short horror film The Birch has been seen by over 21 million viewers. She enjoys touring, fringe theatre, site-specific work and improvisation.
Between acting jobs she works as a walking tour guide and can be found telling tales in London alleyways. She has taken her cello to Greece and Berlin to play contemporary and classical music and she braves the ice swimming all year round at Hampstead Ladies' Pond. She has one son and her husband is an Anglican Priest.