Ruby Bentall is an English actress. She had her career beginnings in the mid-2000s. She first appeared in an episode of Holby City in 2006. She later had one-time roles in such TV shows as Doctors, Oliver Twist, and New Tricks. She later portrayed Mary Bennet in the ITV miniseries Lost in Austen. Bentall later starred in the TV movie The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler. Her first starring role on the small screen was as Minnie Mude in the costume drama series Lark Rise to Candleford. Afterward, she joined the main cast of the TV shows The Paradise as Pauline. As of 2015, she plays Verity Poldark in the BBC One series Poldark.