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19/08/2015 11:25 BST | Updated 19/08/2015 11:59 BST

Sheridan Smith's Transformations: The 'Cilla' And 'Black Work' Star's Greatest Moments (VIDEO)

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Sheridan Smith

Sheridan Smith may be one of the nation’s favourite British actresses, but winning a place in our hearts doesn’t come easy.

Over the years, she’s worked hard to win critical acclaim, and legions of fans, taking on a huge variety of roles, playing Shakespearean characters, an Essex teenager, and everything in between.

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Nowadays, the Lincolnshire-born actress is no stranger to award nominations, and has scooped a Bafta, National Television Award and two Olivier Awards - but how did Sheridan rise to the top?

By undergoing a number of on-screen, and on-stage, transformations, Sheridan’s proven her worth as one of the best actresses in the country.

Check out her greatest, and most memorable, roles below…

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