Gemma Atkinson is an English actress. Prior to venturing into acting, she worked as a glamour model. She started her acting career in the early 2000s. Her debut was a starring role, playing Lisa Hunter in the British show Hollyoaks. She reprised her role in Hollyoaks: In the City. Afterward, she appeared as a contestant in the reality series I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!. She then made her film debut in 2009’s Boogie Woogie. In the 2010s, she played Tamzin Bayle in the British series Casualty. Her most recent starring role on television is as Carly Hope in Emmerdale.