Ruth Alexandra Elisabeth Jones (born 22 September 1966) is a Welsh actress and writer. She is best known for co-creating and starring in popular sitcom Gavin And Stacey alongside James Corden. The series ran from 2007-2010, returning for a Christmas special in 2019.
Jones is also the creator and star of sitcom Stella, and has written two novels. She acts on stage as well as television, most recently appearing in William Gaminara’s The Nightingale.
Jones has been married to producer David Peet since 1999. Her favourite song is “Smooth” by Santana and Rob Thomas.