Kellie Bright is an English actress. In 2015, she was the runner-up in the 13th series of the BBC One show Strictly Come Dancing. She is known for playing Linda Carter in the BBC soap opera EastEnders, for which she won the 2015 British Soap Awards for Best Actress and Best Dramatic Performance. Her other television roles include Joanna Burrows in The Upper Hand (1990–96), Cassie Tyler in Bad Girls (2002) and Joan Trotter in Rock & Chips (2010–11).
Bright married her long-term partner, Paul Stocker, at Trelill, Cornwall on 5 July 2014; the couple have a son, Freddy. She has previously dated actor Ross McCall, whom she has known since she was 11. On 4 December 2011 she gave birth to a baby boy who has been brought up out of sight of the press.
In 2016, Bright came out in support of Britain remaining in the EU.