Gillian Elisa

Gillian has worked extensively in both Welsh and English television, and theatre, including characters such as Sabrina in Pobol y Cwm, Detective Sergeant Allison Griffiths in A Mind to Kill (with Philip Madoc) and Nessa’s lingerie seller in Gavin and Stacey. She continues to entertain live audiences with her incorrigible creation Mrs OTT and recently presented the delightful dog lovers’ documentary Pobol y Cŵn on S4C.

Fans of Billy Elliot will recognize Gillian as ‘Grandma’ who she played in the West End for five years. Gillian also played ‘Nana Pat’ in Ruth Jones’s Sky 1 hit series Stella.

She has currently appeared in a new TV Bafta winner crime series called BANG on S4C. And the spine-chilling series called HIDDEN. Gillian recently appeared in the very popular series on S4C as Val in 35 Awr. And toured with Karen Diamond’s Company Re-live, in the highly acclaimed play’ Belonging.’

A talented singer, Gillian has recorded four CD’s comprising musical theatre and popular songs, in both Welsh and English, and has appeared in several pantomimes nationwide.