Moya Brady was born on September 8, 1962, in Manchester, Lancashire. She is an actress known for playing Remona in the UK version of Shameless. Born in Manchester, Moya grew up in the seaside town of Blackpool with other actor classmates such as David Thewlis of Harry Potter fame. She has appeared in a wide variety of roles in film, television and the theatre, including a role as F.D.O. Roberta Cryer in the long-running TV series The Bill and Harry Hill's TV Burp. Moya's recent 2009 films include Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and The Solist with Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey Jr. She appeared in the Doctor Who episode Love & Monsters as Bridget in 2006.