Elizabeth Tan (born 6th January 1986) is a British actress of Chinese descent. Known for a number of BBC television series, she was cast to appear in the long-running soap opera Coronation Street, as the show's first Chinese character, making her first appearance in February 2011.
Previous appearances include Journey's End; the second episode of the two-part finale of series four of the acclaimed British science fiction series Doctor Who, New Tricks, Hustle and Spirit Warriors. Other BBC television appearances include Spooks, MI5, Hotel Babylon, and the comedy series, Just for Laughs.
Elizabeth has also worked in theatre and film including her role as Abigail Williams in Arthur_Miller Arthur Miller's The Crucible (The Waverley Theatre), her memorable portrayal of Bunny in the award-winning play This isn’t Romance at the Soho Theatre and as Pae in the Bollywood film, Love Aaj Kal, starring Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone. Other feature film appearances include Swinging with the Finkels, Witch House: The Legend of Petronel Haxley and Hallo Panda.