Susan Tully was born 20th October, 1967 in Highgate, London. She is an English actress and producer who played Michelle Fowler in EastEnders from the start in 1985 until the late 1990s. After Michelle was written out of EastEnders, Susan retrained as a director. She started off directing episodes of EastEnders under the name of Sue Tully. After that she went on directing other programs.