Tag "BBC Drama"

Original Casualty actress to return

Former Casualty actress Brenda Fricker will once again reprise her role of Megan Roach for several episodes next year. Irish actress Brenda Fricker has revealed to Ireland’s Evening Herald newspaper that she is returning to BBC One’s Casualty. The actress played the fan favourite Megan Roach in the medical drama from 1986 to 1989 and has since reprised the role on several occasions, notably in 1998 for the wedding of

New faces for Waterloo Road

The fifth series of BBC’s Waterloo Road will see several new additions to the cast. Along with the previously announced Tom Chambers actors Will Ash, Sarah Jane Potts, Elizabeth Barrington and Vinette Robinson will join the cast of the School drama.

Holby City: Medical History

Critics often attack drama’s such as The Bill and Holby City for being populated by ex-soap stars so we’ve decided to put that to the test. Over the next few weeks we’ll being taking a look at the different casts of our continuing drama’s to see how many of them really are ex-soap stars.