Patricia Jude Francis Kensit (born 4 March 1968) is a British actress, model, and singer. She was born in Hounslow, London to an Irish mother and English father.
Kensit's movie roles include Absolute Beginners, Lethal Weapon 2 and Twenty-One. She acted in soap opera Emmerdale from 2004-2006 and in medical drama Holby City from 2007-2010.
Kensit was a contestant in the 2010 series of Strictly Come Dancing. She is a housemate in the January 2015 series of Celebrity Big Brother (UK).
Kensit is a Roman Catholic. She has been married to four musicians: Dan Donovan (1988-1991), Jim Kerr (1992-1996), Liam Gallagher (1997-2000) and Jeremy Healy (2009-2010). The first three marriages ended in divorce. She is separated from her fourth husband. She has two sons - one by Kerr and one by Gallagher.