Poppy Miller (born 28 February 1969, Norwich) is an English actress. Miller was born in Norwich, England and studied philosophy and English at Cambridge University and later attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. She is mostly known for her role as DC Carol Browning in the British detective series The Commander. Miller has a role in the ITV television movie If I Had You, and was also more recently involved in Series 2 of Red Cap. One of her best known performances to date was as Mary Magdalene in The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at the Almeida Theatre. She is currently performing in Twelfth Night at the Tricycle Theatre. She is also on the Nickelodeon show House of Anubis playing Vera Devenish in season 2. In the BBC’s remake of E. F. Benson’s Mapp and Lucia (2014) she played the Padre’s wife, Evie Bartlett, a character from the original books who had not appeared in ITV’s 1980s adaptation.