Megan Carmel Hollie Jossa is an English actress, known for portraying the role of Courtney Mitchell in BBC One soap opera EastEnders. She is the real life cousin of EastEnders actress Jacqueline Jossa, who played Lauren Branning.[1]

Megan Jossa
Megan Carmel Hollie Jossa

Years active2006–present
RelativesJacqueline Jossa (cousin)


Jossa played Courtney Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from March to June 2006.[2] Jossa has also appeared in a reconstruction on the ITV part life regression show, Have I Been Here Before?,[citation needed] The Bill, and played Amy in Coming of Age.[3]

Jossa starred as Debbie in Billy Elliot the Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre in the West End from 2008 until 30 May 2009.[3]


In 2006, Jossa was nominated for the best young actor award at the Inside Soap Awards.


Year Title Role Notes
2006 EastEnders Courtney Mitchell Series regular
2007 The Bill Annie Moore 1 episode; Daddy's Girl
2008 Coming of Age Amy Episode 4, series 1.
2009 The Take Kim 4 episodes
2016–17 Stage School Herself Series regular



  1. ^ Hardingham-Gill, Tamara (7 August 2015). "Courtney Mitchell from EastEnders is all grown up now". Metro. Retrieved 23 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Grant's daughter back in 'Enders". BBC. 19 January 2006. Retrieved 4 September 2009.
  3. ^ a b "Remember Little Courtney Mitchell? She's Grown Up And GORGEOUS! - Entertainment - Heart Radio". Heart. Retrieved 10 July 2017.

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