Claire Sweeney - Biography
Born: April 17, 1972
Famous for: Playing Brookside tough gal Lindsey
A former cruise ship entertainer, the Liverpool-born beauty gained fame on the soap Brookside. After leaving the show, Claire returned to her singing and dancing roots, winning a starring role in the West End production of Chicago and releasing a debut album. In 2004, she launched ITV's 60 Minute Makeover as a presenter, doing lightning-quick restylings of local homes.