Monica Dolan is a British actress who has appeared in a number of roles in British television shows and numerous stage productions. She was born in Middlesbrough, England. Credits include Agatha Christie's Poirot, Dalziel and Pascoe, Tipping the Velvet and Judge John Deed and starred in ITV drama U Be Dead. Stage appearances include She Stoops to Conquer, King Lear and The Seagull both with Ian McKellen. She starred as British serial killer Rosemary West in controversial ITV drama Appropriate Adult in 2011, receiving critical acclaim and a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actress, beating out Dame Maggie Smith, Miranda Hart and Anna Chancellor. She also starred as Loretta in Chalet Lines, written by Lee Mattinson, at the Bush Theatre. In 2013, she portrayed twin sisters Meg and Mave Carter in Call the Midwife. More recently, she appeared in W1A, as Senior Communications Officer Tracey Pritchard.