Lisa first established herself as a leading actress starring in numerous high profile TV dramas.
In 2019, Lisa started filming her new ITV cookery series with John Torode - John and Lisa’s Weekend Kitchen. Lisa accepted the role of Fi Browning in Eastenders in 2017, leaving the soap in dramatic fashion at the beginning of 2018.
In 2012, Lisa’s first cookery book was published, Recipes From My Mother For My Daughter, and became an instant bestseller, reaching number one in The Times non-fiction list. Lisa’s second cookbook, The Way I Cook, was published in September 2013. Her third book, Tea and Cake, was published in February 2015 also becoming a bestseller. Lisa’s latest cookery book, From Mother to Mother, was published in Spring 2017.
Lisa has presented a number of TV programmes, including ITV’s iconic daytime series This Morning, and regularly cooks on the show.
In addition to her television work, Lisa has acted in numerous films such as A Feast at Midnight as well as And The Beat Goes On. Lisa’s cookery skills are also highly sought after, for live demonstrations at food events.