Danniella Westbrook is an English actress and reality television personality who was born on November 5, 1973, in Walthamstow, United Kingdom to Susan and Andrew Westbrook. She began her modeling career at the young age of seven in ads for the supermarket Asda. Westbrook then went on to become the face of Next's children's fashionwear, and the high street store "Tammy Girl". Her career as a model for commercials took off very quickly and she soon found herself in a Weetabix campaign and in advertisements for Coca-Cola. She even worked alongside her brother Jay at one point. As Westbrook grew older, she began pursuing a career in acting. She first appeared in Melvyn Bragg's London Programme and the West End production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat". Westbrook even appeared in a music video for the band Queen's song "The Invisible Man" and "Grange Hill".
By the time she was 16, Westbrook was getting bigger and bigger roles including a starring role in "EastEnders" where she played Sam Mitchell. Westbrook went on to appear in the show off and on from 1990 to 2016. She was also a contestant in the second season of British ITV reality show "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!" She married millionaire businessman Kevin Jenkins on December 27, 2001. She has one daughter named Jodie B Jenkins.