Originally Posted by alixfowler
#Though I still stand by why cast someone who is fairly well known and was before Doctor Who in such a small role.
It has been well documented recently that JLC struggled to get any acting work after Emmerdale - despite audition after audtion after audtion. It was only after being cast in one of the three (Titanic/Dancing/Room) that the others followed.
God knows why - perhaps the preconception of a Soap background - because she's a cracking actress.