Kerry Skinner made her first appearance on 19 October 2000. She is portrayed by Gemma McCluskie.
Kerry arrives in Walford as the daughter of Eddie Skinner and the great niece of the late Ethel Skinner. She is also friends of Zoe Slater. Kerry briefly dates Robbie Jackson and gets him to propose to her. However, things do not work out, as it turns out that Kerry had got engaged to another man, Darren, while she was on holiday. She leaves the square in March 2001.