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Alexandra Boyd appeared on Coronation Street between May and September 2008 as Clarissa Mason, the estranged third wife of bookmaker Harry.

She grew up in Norwich and trained professionally at Laine Theatre Arts and Drama Studio in London, before moving to America in 1989 and resided in Los Angeles for ten years.

With a CV which spans over thirty years, her other TV credits include roles in Screen Two, Boon, Party of Five, Nowhere Man, The Wild Thornberrys, New Tricks, Holby City and Doctors, along with several films including Mr. Holland's Opus, Titanic, Return to the Secret Garden, 100 Mile Rule, Dog Gone Love, In Her Shoes, Godforsaken, Seven Lucky Gods and contributed voice-over work for the video game franchise Tales of Monkey Island.

On stage she has been credited in productions of Conjugal Rites, Three Shit Hot Shorts and Prescription: Murder.

The actress confirmed that she learned about her "axing" from Coronation Street after reading an article in a newspaper [1]