Anna Friel finds a role to dye for

August 2015
Daily Mail;8/21/2015, p34
ACTRESS Anna Friel, best known for that lesbian kiss on Brookside in 1994, has transformed herself into an unlikely action hero in the BBC2 thriller series Odyssey, in which she plays an U.S. special ops soldier on the run from jihadis.


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