British actress Lorna Laidlaw initiated her career in television industry by appearing in the show Blue Heaven in the year 1994. She made a guest appearance guest in the show Playing the Field in 2002, Emmerdale in 2004 and The Afternoon Play in 2006.
While working as an actress in various TV shows, Lorna also received the opportunity to serve BBC Network as a host of the show Tikkabilla from 2002 to 2007. Her fame leveled up after she became a part of the show Grandpa in My Pocket in 2009.
Along with that, she started starring in the series, Doctors as Mrs.Tembe since 5 January 2011. Because of her prominent role and versatile acting skills, Lorna was nominated for the title of best actress. Interestingly, she was awarded Best actress in 2012 by Royal Television Society.
Biography Of Lorna Laidlaw
Lora was born on 1 February 1963 in England as a Brummie native. Unlike other babies, she was born with teeth.
Lorna was brought up by her parents in Ladywood, Birmingham. Having a passion for acting since an early age, Lorna joined a local youth theatre at the age of 15. Meanwhile, she also trained to be a social worker.
But, she found the job "hard and thankless" due to which, she went into acting only.
Lorna's Married Life; Role In Doctors Isn't Cool For Children
Though Lorna keeps her love life out of the limelight, it is known that Lorna is a married woman.
She and her husband are even parents of two grown-up boys. But their married life could not prosper much as the duo separated with a divorce. The details of her husband, wedding and even divorce are kept confined.
Nevertheless, the 50-year-old opened up about her personal life on 24 October 2012 while talking to BirminghamLive. She stated that her two children do not find her character of Mrs. Tembe cool. Instead, they preferred Lorna's persona in Tikkabilla.
From her conversation, it is clear that Lorna has a close bond with her children. As of now, she is probably single while relishing her days with her kids and family.
On-Screen Boyfriend Is Reverend Gordon
Only a few of Lorna’s fans recognize her off-screen because of her looks in the TV show, Doctors.
In her series, Lorna flaunts a brunette bob-haircut and is very judgemental. But unlike her looks of the character, Lorna is a very warm-hearted person with a blonde hair in real.
The series has been a stepping stone for Lorna as she received massive recognition after the series. Well, she is not only grateful for her role as a receptionist in the series but also is quite excited for her on-screen romance.
Lorna Laidlaw pose with her on-screen lover Steven Elder (Reverend Gordon) in 2013 (Photo: digitalspyuk.cdnds.net)
As per digitalspy on 5 April 2013, Lorna was excited to know that her role Mrs. Tembe found a lover. Well, the lover is none other than Steven Elder played by Reverend Gordon. Lorna revealed that she was the one, who demanded a lover for Mrs. Tembe that happened in the series.