Verity Rushworth

Verity took over the role of Donna Windsor in “Emmerdale” as a 12 year old Scalakid and played the part for almost 11 years . She recently returned to the soap for six months to film emotional scenes featuring Donna’s illness and subsequent suicide .

Verity is now fulfilling her dream – playing various West End roles including Velma Kelly in “Chicago”, “Penny” in “Hairspray” at the Shaftesbury Theatre and Maria Von Trapp in The Sound of Music. followed by “Merrily We Roll along ” and the critically acclaimed “Annie” at the West Yorkshire Playhouse . Verity toured with Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” and is currently rehearsing for her dream role Holly Golightly in the “Breakfast at Tiffany’s ” tour.