After securing her first television role as Lala in BBC Scotland’s period drama series “The Lost Tribe” with Bill Paterson and Miriam Margolyes, Julia went on to play many different drama roles on the small screen, including Babs Palmer in the ITV drama series “Ladies In Charge”.
She also appeared as a glamorous film star in Granada TV’s “The Bretts”, and as Lord Reith’s personal secretary Jo Stanley in “Reith” for the BBC starring Tom Fleming.
She had a regular part in the BBC drama series “Chain” starring Peter Capaldi and Robert Pugh, and appeared alongside Cheryl Campbell in “Winter Harvest”.
She returned to work after the birth of her first child in an episode of “Boon”, and has since been seen in “Peak Practice”, “Murphy’s Law”, “Murder in Suburbia”, “Doctors” and the award winning children’s drama “Wipe Out”.
Most recently, Julia played Nicholas Hoult’s mother in the ITV children’s series “Star”, and became a semi regular part in “Casualty” as Woody’s Mum Caroline Joyner until Woody was killed off in the Holby City/Casualty joint Christmas Special!