Kelli Hollis was born on June 26, 1976, in Leeds, West Yorkshire. She is an actress known for playing Yvonne Karib in the UK version of Shameless, and Tina Crabtree in the three Channel 4 related films.
Kelli played Melanie Say in Emmerdale in 2002, portraying Yvonne Karib in Shameless for six years, starting in 2004. She also played the character of Tina Crabtree in three television dramas, Tina Goes Shopping, Tina Takes a Break, Mischief Night, and a theater-release feature film called Mischief Night, all four of which were directed by Penny Woolcock.
Additionally, Kelli appeared in two episodes of the television series Dalziel and Pascoe, as the character Bridget Croft. She also appeared in BBC1 drama Waterloo Road, as Chantel and as Anne West in the TV film See No Evil about the Moors Murders.