She has also more than held her own on cutting edge comedy shows like 'Never Mind the Buzzcocks' and youth shows such as Dick and Dom on CBeebies.
Sheila's sitcom 'Land of Hope and Gloria' was the first to star a black female lead in UK.
Sheila's West End performances include Always, Soul Train, Thoroughly Modern Millie and the internationally successful touring show Oh! What a Night and her first solo album A New Kind of Medicine won rave reviews in the national press.
She has been active in the Music Industry as a director of PAMRA, has also been a judge at the RIMA (Race in the Media Awards) and is a patron of the National Parenting Charity, Parentalk.