Alexandra Boyd is a British actress best known in the UK for playing Clarissa Mason in Coronation Street. In recent years she has added screenwriting and film directing to her skills and experience . On British TV she has appeared in several hi of Doctors and guest starred in New Tricks Holby City. She's been a guest on Loose Women and plays the Head of the Delegation in the 2010 John Travolta/Luc Besson action film From Paris with Love. Other film roles include Sarah Olmstead in Mr. Holland's Opus and First Class Woman in James Cameron's Titanic. She has written and directed her second film Boxer on the Wilderness and has written, is producing and directing her first feature film.