Co-starred in romantic drama "Me Before You"
Co-starred in BBC miniseries "Death Comes to Pemberley"
Joined the cast of "Doctor Who" as new companion Clara Oswald
Made feature debut in "Captain America: The First Avenger"
Co-starred as Lindsay James on series 5 of BBC drama "Waterloo Road"
Cast as Jasmine Thomas in long-running ITV soap opera "Emmerdale"
Coleman was head girl at her public school, Arnold School in Blackpool, Lancashire.
While still at school, Coleman joined the theatre company In Yer Space; the group performed a play, "Crystal Clear," which was declared Festival Winner at the 2005 Edinburgh Festival.