Emma Jeng appeared in Coronation Street in October 2013 as a Nurse attending to a terminally-ill Jane Rayner; and returned to the role in October 2016 and November 2017.

She gained a BTEC in Performing Arts at the Leeds West Academy, a BA(Hons)in Creative Arts at the University of Birmingham and graduated from Birmingham School of Acting with a post-graduate Diploma in Professional Acting. She has also appeared in Doctors and the films Large, Unconditional Love, The System Remix, Romeo and Juliet, The Advisor and Second Wind.