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Jo Joyner

Jo Joyner

United Kingdom

Age: 46

Born: 24 May, 1977

Known for

In Stay Close as DC Erin Cartwrightas DC Erin Cartwright

in Stay Close
In Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators as Luella Shakespeareas Luella Shakespeare

in Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators
In Ackley Bridge as Mandy Carteras Mandy Carter

in Ackley Bridge
In EastEnders as Tanya Branningas Tanya Branning

in EastEnders

TV Series Starring Jo Joyner

For Her SinsFor Her Sins
Channel 5, 2023 | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

The story follows Laura, a woman who seemingly has the perfect life, but is privately struggling to cope with the mounting pressure of the modern age. Those difficulties are exacerbated by the arrival of Emily, a charismatic stranger who appears at first to be a welcome new friend, but secretly she is plotting Laura's downfall. The question is: why?

Riptide (2022)Riptide (2022)
Channel 5, 2022 | Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 1.5/5

Riptide follows Alison, whose life is plunged into despair when her new Australian husband vanishes after a morning surf. It quickly becomes obvious there is more to the story than meets the eye as she sets out to investigate his disappearance.

Stay CloseStay Close
Netflix, 2021 | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Stay Close tells the story of three people hiding dark secrets and living lives they never wanted. Megan is a soccer mum with a wild past and growing sense of dissatisfaction; Ray's talents as a documentary photographer are being wasted in a dead-end paparazzi job; while Broome is a detective struggling to let go of a cold case. Eventually, the consequences of their past actions crash together in the present day.

Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private InvestigatorsShakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators
BBC One, 2018 | Comedy, Drama, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators is a comedy drama series about a pair of detectives who solve crimes in Stratford-upon-Avon. The show follows the unlikely duo of Frank Hathaway, an ex-policeman, and Luella Shakespeare, an aspiring actress, as they navigate the twists and turns of their cases with humor and wit.

Ackley BridgeAckley Bridge
Channel 4, 2017 | Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.2/5

Ackley Bridge is a Yorkshire mill town, home to largely divided white and Asian populations. Like the communities, the school systems have also become segregated. However as two formerly isolated comprehensives are merged into a brand new academy, Ackley Bridge College, the lives and cultures of each are set to collide. Lessons are about to be learnt in and out of the classroom, even if education isn't the first thing on the agenda.

Dave, 2017 | Comedy
Rating: 3/5

Deluded Simon Porter dreams of passing his medical exam and becoming a doctor - but by starting at the bottom, and becoming the best porter the NHS has ever seen. All he has to do is survive a few months grafting in a hospital basement and try not to kill any of the patients. How hard can that be?Ed must work alongside the cynical, self-styled "Queen of the Porters" Frankie, and naïve nurse Lucy.

The InterceptorThe Interceptor

Meet Marcus Ashton, the leader of a new law enforcement team tasked with hunting down criminals in the thrilling TV series The Interceptor. As the team tracks down dangerous criminals, they must also navigate their own personal struggles in this action-packed drama.

Ordinary LiesOrdinary Lies
BBC One, 2015 | Drama, Lifestyle | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Ordinary Lies is a TV series that follows the lives of the employees of a car showroom. The show explores how small lies can escalate and the impact it has on the staff. As the lies spiral out of control, the characters' relationships and personal lives are put to the test. The series delves into themes of trust, loyalty, and the consequences of dishonesty.

Marley's GhostsMarley's Ghosts
UKTV Gold, 2015 | Comedy, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 1/5

Marley has a rare gift that comes with mixed blessings. She can talk to the dead, which sadly now includes both her husband Adam, her lover Michael as well as the local vicar. Awkward. So begins a bizarre ménage-a-quatre, with Adam, Michael and the vicar all moving in, albeit in ghostly form, to Marley's home.

Trying AgainTrying Again

Sky Living comedy drama about a man whose fiancée has had an affair with her boss. Meg and Matt try and give their relationship another go.

North and South (UK)North and South (UK)
BBC One, 2004 | Drama, Romance, Mini-Series
Rating: 2.5/5

North and South is a four-part TV series based on Elizabeth Gaskell's novel. It follows Margaret Hale, a middle-class southerner, who moves to the northern town of Milton. The story revolves around Margaret's struggles to adjust to the new town and its people. It is a love story that explores the differences between the industrial north and the rural south of England.

BBC One, 1985 | Comedy, Drama, Crime, Soaps | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

EastEnders is a TV series about the lives of people in Albert Square, a rough area of London. It has been entertaining audiences for 25 years with realistic storylines. The show focuses on real-life situations and the drama that arises from them. Viewers are drawn in by the relatable characters and their struggles.