Georgia May Foote has hit back at reports that she didn't want her ex Giovanni Pernice paired with Laura Whitmore on Strictly Come Dancing. Georgia May Foote (born 11 February ) is a British actress. She played Alison Simmons in the school drama series Grange Hill. She currently appears in Coronation Street as Katy Armstrong, sister to Izzy Armstrong and daughter to Owen Armstrong. Georgia May Foote, Actress: Coronation Street. Georgia May Foote was born on February 11, in Bury, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (), Conviction () and Emmerdale Farm ().