It was in 1993 when Burrows made her movie debut with small role in “In the Name of The Father. After that, her significant acting roles came in 1995 as an ambitious young Irish woman in “The Circle of Friends”. Since then, she has starred in multiple of other movies and TV shows and series which include “Frida”, “Hotel”, “One Night Stand”, “Nevada”, “Lovelife”,”The Big One”, “Klimt, Krug”, “Peter Pan”, “The Seventh Stream”, “Hotel de Love”, “Miss Julie”, “The Loss of Sexual Innocence”, “Lawyers”, “Knife Fight”, “Boston Legal”, “Kings”, “The Guitar”, “Shrink”, “Full Sketch”, “Wainy Days”, “My Own Worst Enemy”, “Crucial Tales”, “Agatha Christie’s Marple”, “Bones” and much more.
Burrows is an open bisexual. She stated that she prefers the company of a woman rather than a company of a man. In 2006, she was listed as the 90th Most Influential Gay Person in the UK by The Independent. She is a married woman. She has married to her long term girlfriend named Alison Balian. Balian is a writer for the show called “The Ellen Show”. The pair was in an affair with each other for 6 and half years before tying the knot. In August of 2013, just a couple of months after US Supreme Court struck down the Section 3 of Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring federal recognition of the same-sex marriage, the pair tied their knot. Additionally, she also gave birth to the pair’s first child which is a son in 2012.
Burrows is also a feminist. She spoke her admiration for the French Socialist Politician Segolene Royal. She also joined an anti-racism group when she was at the age of 11 and then went on to become a vice president of National Civil Rights Movement. In addition to that, she is also a campaigner for the disabled rights and equality.
She is a very tall lady with a perfect height of five feet and eleven inches and she also had a successful modeling career. Besides that, to get more details regarding her bio, interview, and other activities, you can get connected to her through her Instagram and Twitter account.