Marie Tointon is an English actress. She is best known for playing Katy
Fox in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks and Tara Brown in sitcom The
Tointon is best known for her appearance on the Channel 4 soap opera
Hollyoaks. She made her first appearance on 30 April 2007, playing Katy
Fox, younger sister of Warren Fox. Outside of Hollyoaks, she is close
friends with Jamie Lomas (Warren Fox), Chris Fountain (Justin Burton),
Roxanne McKee (Louise Summers) and Kent Riley (Zak Ramsey).
It was announced on 3 November 2007 that Tointon had quit Hollyoaks to try
new things, and that she will have played the character of Katy Fox for a
year. She said that her intention was always to stay just for a year.
In April 2010, Tointon appeared in the Cornetto Enigma TV advertisement.
She appeared as Simon's girlfriend Tara, in Series 3 of the Channel 4
sitcom The Inbetweeners. Filming in Spring 2010, she appeared from the
second episode to the fourth.