Her surname is Phillips, but she changed it to Brooke for the actor's Equity to avoid being confused with veteran actress Siân Phillips. She chose the name Brooke after an English Civil War general who served at her home town of Lichfield.
On Sherlock: It's so exciting. It's just the most unbelievable show, the highest quality, so much care and love. It is just a dream come true.
Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, UK
The charismatic actor brings his research, his own memories of Mexico, and a nose for authenticity to his performance as Félix Gallardo.