(born Julie Anne Harris on 26 May 1972 in Bethnal Green, London) is an English actress and television personality. Palmer made an early television appearance on the children's drama show Grange Hill, but is best-known for playing Bianca Jackson in the popular British television soap opera EastEnders. Originally in the cast from 1993-1999, Palmer returned to EastEnders in April 2008. She has also appeared in a number of TV dramas, and released an autobiography, All of Me, in 2007. She lives with her husband and three children in Brighton, East Sussex, UK.