Tameside aspiring actors land first professional role in Channel 5 Docu-Drama


Connor Haniflin (18) from Droylsden,the former St.Damiens RC Science College student and Madison Hasford (8), pupil at Rosehill Primary, from Ashton are both starring in the Channel 5 Docu-Drama Myra Hindley -The Untold Story.

Madisons mum Gemma said"I thought she was amazing,she learnt her lines and took direction really well. Madison wants to be a professional actess when she leaves school. "Madison was spotted after appearing in a video for the band  Birthday Suit and plays Myra Hindley as a young girl.

Connor, who plays Myra Hindleys brother-in law, said"when they offered me the part they didnt know I lived just a few miles from where all the events unfolded."

The final episode Myra Hindley - The untold Story is on wednesday July 31st at 8 p.m on Channel 5.