4th October 1971
TV: Calley Donnington
in GRANGE HILL (BBC 1985-1991); BAYWATCH (USA) Plus several
commercials, modelling work and a Telethon with Jim Davidson.
FILMS: DIRTY WEEKEND
FAMILY: Simone is
the youngest of three children: she has one brother Jeremy
and a sister Lisa.
YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW...
Simone said she found it difficult growing up in the
public eye. Calley was very much into horoscopes, palm
reading etc. But not Simone. "I only ever believe
my horoscope if it says I'm going to have a good day",
she told the 1986 GH annual.
JUST ONE OF THE GIRLS...
On her first day at Grange Hill, Simone was star-struck
meeting her hero Zammo! But like many of Britain's teenagers,
who she REALLY fancied was Ricky Simmonds (Ant Jones).
WHERE IS SHE NOW?
Simone hasn't acted for a while and has worked for Virgin.
Most recently she signed up with modelling agency Ordinary