Anna Friel Anna Friel says northern actors have to work harder to succeed because they lack 'connections'. Share this article via facebook Share this article via twitter Share this article via messenger Share this with Share this article via email Share this article via flipboard Copy link. It is so fast and so very well organised but it is hard, hard bloody work". The feel good factor". Guide as Jeremy Corbyn says democracy must go on. The media plays an important role in combatting ignorance and furthering the acceptance of LGBT people. In the current media climate, I know this will be life-changing for so many young people.
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But especially for communities who exist on the margins of society, like lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, seeing people like us on-screen can be incredibly important. The kiss was later screened to a TV audience of billions when a clip of it was included in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in London. Friel at the Television Critics Association. All the action from the first night of the Rose of Tralee It's the first of the two-night televised To finally feel like I was seeing myself reflected in what I was watching was nothing short of transformative. Friel shared the first lesbian kiss to be broadcast on British television before the 9pm watershed with fellow Brookside actress Nicola Stephenson. Exclusive interview as Brendan O'Connor enters the belly of the beast Who really killed Tupac and Biggie and why those faked death rumours are 'childish